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Half Of D.C. Schools Slated For Closure Won Grants

Half of the District of Columbia public schools slated to close were recently awarded grants for their creative plans to improve test scores with funds totaling more than $1 million.

11/19/2012

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Construction Project To Close Lanes On The Inner Loop At Wilkens Avenue

Drivers should plan ahead for nighttime delays and detours on the inner loop this Sunday. The State Highway Administration will resume its $13 million construction project to replace the I-695 North bridge over Wilkens Avenue.

11/09/2012

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O’Malley: ‘People Will Die In This Storm,’ Hurricane Sandy Prompts Massive Closures & Strong Warning

Sandy has now been downgraded from a hurricane to a post tropical cyclone. However, conditions are still severe with heavy rain and strong winds.

10/29/2012

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Baltimore City Imposes Mandatory Travel Restrictions; Drivers Not Allowed On Roads After 6 p.m. Monday

As Maryland waits for the full effect of Hurricane Sandy, Baltimore City officials activated emergency operations.

10/29/2012

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Serious Injuries Reported In BoltBus Crash On I-95S

A tour bus has been involved in an accident along I-95 southbound in the area of Route 896.

10/24/2012

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Bay Bridge Reopens In Both Directions After Propane Tanker Spill

A Hazmat scare led to major back-ups on the Bay Bridge Tuesday. A tanker truck leaking propane caused officials to shut down both sides of the bridge for nearly two hours.

10/23/2012

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Eastern Shore Drivers Urged To Use US 301 As US 50 Contruction Continues

The State Highway Administration (SHA) reminds drivers traveling to and from the Eastern Shore to use U.S. 301 as an alternate route or travel during off-peak hours due to the reconstruction of the westbound US 50 Bridge in Queenstown.

10/10/2012

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Major Traffic Delays Expected As DOT Reroutes Traffic For The Grand Prix

The Baltimore Department of Transportation (DOT) is asking residents driving into the city to expect significant delays due to road closures ahead of this weekend’s Grand Prix.

08/29/2012

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Main Street In Ellicott City Still Blocked Days After Train Derailment

Much of Ellicott City is still off limits because of the debris and cleanup from the train derailment on Tuesday.

08/23/2012

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Cargo Ship Carrying Supersized Crane Passes Under Bay Bridge

Technology, timing and the right tide all came into play as four enormous cranes made their way up the bay to Baltimore. The trip included two close encounters with bridges.

06/20/2012

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Heavy Construction Work On I-495 In Northern Va. This Week

With the summer construction season in full swing, drivers on the Capital Beltway and Interstate 95 in northern Virginia can expect some heavy delays this week on overnight travel.

06/11/2012

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Northbound JFX Closures During Overnight Hours Begin Thursday

Emergency construction on the Jones Falls Expressway is about to expand dramatically. All northbound lanes will be closed overnight starting Thursday as crews work to stabilize the ground under the pavement. Then they’ll start fixing broken pipes that could cause a major sinkhole.

05/01/2012

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