Andile Ndlovu grew up in a South Africa neighborhood once considered ground zero in the apartheid struggle. Now, he performs for audiences thousands of miles away as an acclaimed dancer with the Washington Ballet.
Runoff from urban stormwater is a major contributor to pollution in the Chesapeake Bay. Montgomery County is beseeching residents to do their part, by offering a hefty rebate for the construction of rain gardens.
When the Preakness Stakes is held in Baltimore this weekend, it will take place on a dirt track, just as it has for nearly 140 years. This, despite evidence that synthetic tracks may actually be safer for horses.
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