George Mason High School

Fireworks light up the sky over the Lincoln Memorial, Washington Monument, and the U.S. Capitol on July 4. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Best Fireworks in Washington, D.C.

It’s not the Fourth of July if there are no fireworks. From nationally televised shows to local community events, Washington, DC has a number of fireworks displays during the holiday.

06/26/2015

File photo of school lockers. (credit: CHANTAL VALERY/AFP/Getty Images)

7 Local High Schools Make U.S. News List of the Top 100

U.S. News and World Report’s annual list of the nation’s best high schools was released this week, and eight local schools made the top 100.

04/24/2014

George Mason High School IB music teacher Mary Jo West. (Photo by Amy Hybels/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

Northern Va. Teacher Finalist for Grammy’s Music Educator Award

A northern Virginia music teacher has been named a finalist for the first-ever Music Educator Award, a national honor presented by The Recording Academy and GRAMMY Foundation.

12/23/2013