The first school bell of the year should not ring until after Labor Day, Maryland Comptroller Peter Franchot maintains, and now he’s planning to start a petition to see how many people agree with him.
Comptroller Peter Franchot is praising a vote by a state task force to recommend a longer summer break for Maryland students.
Local and federal officials say a six-alarm blaze in an Alexandria warehouse that injured four firefighters was incendiary in nature.
As officeholders and candidates spent the weekend greeting voters, some were encountering similar concerns about President Barack Obama’s announcement that he’ll see congressional approval this month for a military strike against the Syrian government.
Most recreation facilities in the District of Columbia are closed in observance of the Labor Day holiday, but there are still a few open pools residents can use.
Metro says its trains and buses are operating on a shortened schedule on Labor Day.
More Virginians are expected to travel this Labor Day weekend, reaching a new post-recession high for the state.
Labor Day plans fill up quickly, so here are some last-minute options that include places both near and far to enjoy beach time, the great outdoors or just getting out of Washington DC.
With autumn around the corner many people are desperately clutching to the remaining days of summer. Take some time to indulge in these five summer activities to ease the seasonal transition.
Weatherproofing your home or updating your decor can be a fun and easy do-it-yourself project before fall sets in. Here are a few options to inspire you to get creative.