Winter

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Tips on How to Reduce Your Winter Heating Bills

Dealing with the snow and biter cold can be bad enough, but this winter is also rough on many resident’s heating bills.

03/04/2015

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America The Beautiful (And Freezing)

Many parts of the U.S. have already broken records for snowfall and below zero temperatures while other parts have seen unseasonably warm temperatures.

02/25/2015

Dangerous driving conditions in northern Virginia. (credit: Solomon Tucker/Twitter)

Wintry Mix Causes School Delays, Impacts Travel Conditions

Slushy roads are creating problems for many drivers after several inches of snow was dumped on the region Saturday.

02/22/2015

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How and Why To Treat Your Extremely Dry Skin This Winter

Is your skin a little drier than usual in the winter? Cold weather can lead to big problems if you’re not careful.

01/20/2015

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Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Similar to Flu Symptoms, Officials Warn

The bitter cold has made its way to our area and brought with it a spike in cases of the flu virus. But before you sum up your symptoms of nausea or drowsinees to be the flu, fire officials warn it could be a deadly sickness that has very similar symptoms

01/08/2015

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Tips on Winterizing Your Home Without Breaking the Bank

Those drafts in your house are a lot more noticeable during the arctic blast our area has been experiencing lately.

01/07/2015

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Liability Concerns Prompt Some Towns and Cities to Ban, Limit Sledding

As anyone who has grown up around snow knows, part of the fun of sledding is the risk of soaring off a jump or careening around a tree.

01/07/2015

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How To Beat The Winter Blues And Avoid Cabin Fever

Winter is all fun and games…until after New Years’ Eve.

12/08/2014

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Best National Parks To Visit In Winter

Read on for five of the country’s best national parks to visit in winter, one of which may require both generous amounts of sunscreen and rain gear.

11/26/2014

A woman walks through the snow past the National City Christian Church February 13, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (Photo credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

D.C. Approves Fines For People Who Don’t Shovel Snow

District of Columbia residents who don’t shovel their sidewalks after a snowstorm would face fines under a bill approved by the D.C. Council.

11/20/2014

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