On Tuesday, when snow was falling and Fairfax County Public Schools elected not to close despite the weather, #closeFCPS was trending not only locally but worldwide on Twitter. On Thursday morning, when overnight temperatures were in the single digits and wind made it feel even colder, some people from neighboring Prince William County took a similar approach to letting school officials know how they felt.
Metro riders on nearly all lines are facing delays Thursday morning as extreme cold cracked two rails and other equipment was affected by the weather, as well.
The District of Columbia region is hitting record low temperatures Wednesday.
Although concerns are mounting across the nation of Ebola exposure, doctors fear the focus could be diverting attention from another potential threat: the flu.
Residents of the mid-Atlantic should prepare themselves for the second straight winter of snow and extreme cold, according to winter predictions from Accuweather.
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is recommending people get immunized as soon as vaccines are available for the upcoming flu season.
Parents should be prepared for a new virus that is infecting the Midwest and looking to sweep the nation.
It’s a week away from April but instead of talking about spring flowers, cold air and snow are the talk of the town — again.
Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport broke a 141-year-old record low temperature, reaching 4 degrees.
Gov. Martin O’Malley has announced $20 million in additional help for low-income Maryland residents to pay higher utility bills from colder weather.