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Montgomery County Group Files Purple Line Lawsuit to Protect Rare Creatures

A trail group in Bethesda, Maryland, is suing the U.S. Transportation Department, alleging a planned light-rail route through some Washington suburbs would harm two rare, shrimplike creatures.

08/27/2014

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Travel on a Budget this Labor Day Weekend

Here are some helpful tips to keep costs down while enjoying a safe and enjoyable trip over the Labor Day weekend.

08/20/2014

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3 Light Rail Stations to Close For Repairs

The Maryland Transit Administration says three light rail stations will close for three weeks to make emergency repairs to tracks and to prevent further erosion of land.

06/18/2014

City Of Charlotte Prepares To Host 2012 Democratic Convention

Md. Officials Cheer Funds for Light Rail Projects

Maryland officials say initial federal funding for two light rail projects puts the state in a strong position to build the major projects in the Washington suburbs and the Baltimore metropolitan area.

03/05/2014

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DC Streetcar Tests Draw Attention From Excited Future Customers

Streetcar tests are catching people’s eyes on H Street this week.

01/23/2014

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Board OKs Purple Line Public-Private Partnership

Plans for a light rail line to ease traffic congestion around the nation’s capital moved forward Wednesday.

11/06/2013

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At Least 1 Hurt After Light Rail Train, Van Crash in Md.

Baltimore County fire officials say at least one person is injured after a crash involving a light rail train and a van.

10/11/2013

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