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Another Battle Shaping Up Over Transportation Funds In Virginia

A top state senator in Virginia believes President-elect Barack Obama may be the force that finally gets new transportation funding passed in the General Assembly.

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Salvation Army Toy Program Seeks Last-Minute Donations

In Maryland's Prince William County, volunteers with the Salvation Army's toy drive worry that, without last-minute donations, there won't be enough presents to go around this year.

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Area Realtors Cautiously Predict Recovery Next Year

Washington-area realtors say they're cautiously optimistic that the area's real estate markets will begin recovering over the next year.

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D.C. Board of Education Recommends More Day Care Centers

The current state of early childhood education in D.C. reveals a huge discrepancy between income groups.

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Montgomery County Council President Wants Other County Workers To Give Up Raise

In Maryland's Montgomery County, teachers and support staff have agreed to give up yearly raises to help close a county budget shortfall.

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Secret Santa Drops Presents in Sterling

A mystery Santa Claus has delivered nearly 500 toys to a northern Virginia church.