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This school year, parents have several questions about the Common Core Standards that their kids will have to meet.
You've gotten the school fliers, you've probably seen some of the news stories, but you may still be confused and wonder: what the heck is the Common Core?
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Each day Glen Echo Park remains closed, the arts programs that operate there are taking a financial hit. The locally operated park sits on federal land and has been closed throughout the shutdown.
This year, Halloween, at least the way Donna Kerr planned it, is canceled.
Nine of 12 pet stores visited as part of an undercover investigation by the Humane Society of the United States did not comply with a Maryland law that requires them to post on each dog cage every dog's breeding and origins.
Several Maryland lawmakers are looking to raise the state's minimum wage.
Just like their parents, kids are feeling the effects of the government shutdown.
A consumer advocacy group is petitioning the U.S. Department of Agriculture to halt a pilot program aimed at improving the efficiency of meat industry inspections because the group says it will make meat unfit for consumption.
Staffers studying Montgomery County's high failure rates on final math exams briefed the Board of Education Monday - and there won't be a quick fix.
Public schools close around Jewish and Christian holidays, and some in Montgomery County are pushing for schools to include Islamic holidays in their closures.