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Police & Fire
The Boston Police Department is reporting that there are two dead and at least 23 people injured in bombings near the finish line of the Boston Marathon.
Cool temperatures and buds still closed up tight prompted an adjustment to the 2013 cherry blossoms peak bloom date around the DC Tidal Basin, The Washington Post's Capital Weather Gang reported.
The Neighborhood Files
Potomac Phil will once again participate in a Groundhog Day event in Dupont Circle.
The Neighborhood Files, Holiday Guide, Love It
Watch the ceremony online or visit the tree throughout the holiday season.
With Hurricane Sandy, increasing outages are being reported across Northern Virginia and the District Monday.
Parking tickets don't take a vacation for Labor Day; consider riding metro.
For Labor Day, Patch examines why some professionals are willing to travel hundreds of miles every week for work.
A 5.8 magnitude earthquake centered in Mineral, VA struck the DC region one year ago on Aug. 23.
Car uses data, cameras and lasers to drive itself.
Keep your tree well-watered to avoid fires during the holiday season
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