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Local water mains go bust

Some people feel weather changes in their bones. Utilities feel them in their water mains. And this week's cold snap has caused dozens of ailing pipes to give out.

Tuesday - 01/07/2014, 09:15pm EST

Tags: WSSC, water main, freeze, andrew mollenbeck

Tips to protect your home during this cold snap

Temperatures in the D.C. area will be well below 32 degrees Monday night and Tuesday and that means the water in the pipes in your house can freeze and you might be tempted to put a few too many logs on that fire. What you need to know to protect your home when the temperature plunges.

Tuesday - 01/07/2014, 05:25pm EST

Tags: Insurance Institute for Business and Home Safety, Red Cross, home improvement,

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Loss of heat, burst pipes force Montgomery schools to close early

Four Montgomery County, Md., schools closed early Tuesday because of a loss of power and heat, and burst pipes.

Tuesday - 01/07/2014, 03:53pm EST

Tags: Montgomery County, Montgomery County schools, school closings, Cold weather, mcps,

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Cold weather grips region, will let go overnight

The cold weather set records in the Washington area on Tuesday, but as afternoon turns to evening, the winds will lighten up and Wednesday will see a bit of a warmup.

Tuesday - 01/07/2014, 03:41pm EST

Tags: Cold weather, lauryn ricketts

AAA reports jump in aid calls in Va. due to cold

Roadside assistance calls to AAA Mid-Atlantic are up in Virginia because of cold temperatures.

Tuesday - 01/07/2014, 03:20pm EST

Tags: Cold weather, AAA Mid-Atlantic

Cold temperatures, wind lead to travel glitches

Tuesday - 01/07/2014, 01:46pm EST

Tags: light rail, Metro,

US capital region faces a day in the freezer

Tuesday - 01/07/2014, 06:58am EST

Tags: MTA

Freezing temps bring real hypothermia concern

The bone-chilling winter weather in the D.C. area can be dangerous. Those who spend too much time out in the cold and wind could end with hypothermia.

Tuesday - 01/07/2014, 06:20am EST

Tags: hypothermia, snow, winter weather, freezing temps

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