Despite 2-Hour Delay, #ClosePWCS Trends On Twitter Due to Cold TempsOn 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.
Day After Snow, Several Schools Have DelaysDay After Snow, Several Schools Have Delays
Liability Concerns Prompt Some Towns and Cities to Ban, Limit SleddingAs 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.
Baby Panda Bao Bao Enjoys First SnowSnowfall lights up the eyes of many kids, and kids-at-heart, and a new video from the Smithsonian's National Zoo shows baby giant pandas also enjoy the white stuff.
D.C. Area Airports Experiencing Major Delays, CancellationsAirports in the Washington region say snow is affecting travel.
Cory Booker Offering To Help Shovel Snow For DC ResidentsCory Booker is playing Good Samaritan once again.
Schools Closed, Roads a Mess as First Snowfall Hits D.C. AreaAlthough the snowfall has stopped, WJZ-13 meteorologist Derek Valcourt warns of refreezing as temperatures drop to the 20's overnight, which is cause for concern for motorists during their evening commute.
Snow Hampers Holiday Travel in MarylandA snowfall of up to 7 inches across central and western Maryland is making travel difficult on the day before Thanksgiving.
D.C. Area Prepares for First Snowfall of SeasonWith much of the D.C., Maryland and Virginia area under a Winter Weather Advisory and a Winter Storm Warning, local authorities are preparing to deal with messy roads and giving some tips to drivers hitting the road for Thanksgiving.
D.C. Approves Fines For People Who Don't Shovel SnowDistrict of Columbia residents who don't shovel their sidewalks after a snowstorm would face fines under a bill approved by the D.C. Council.
MDSHA Unveils New Snow Plan and TrucksThe Maryland State Highway Administration unveiled its snow plan for this upcoming winter, including some new tools.
Stranded on a Snowy Highway? Here's What To DoHeavy snow has stranded many motorists on a western New York highway. Some tips on what to do if you find yourself stuck in the snow:
Bus Full of College Basketball Players, Including Va. Native, Gets Stuck in Snow StormNiagara University's women's basketball team was stuck on their bus in a snowstorm on the New York State Thruway for more than 24 hours before being rescued around 4 a.m. Wednesday morning.
Northern Va. Residents Able to Track GPS-Equipped Snow PlowsNorthern Virginia won't be left wondering when their street will be cleared this winter.
Woman Injured During Snow Exercise In DCA transportation official in Washington say a woman was seriously injured when she was struck by a snow plow during an event to test officials' readiness for snow.