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Push For Top-Grade Septic Systems Faces Resistance

In Maryland, a key legislator is recommending that a measure to ban septic systems for new major subdivisions be delayed.

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Va. Climate Case Creates Unease, Even Among Climate Skeptics

Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli is awaiting a decision from the state's Supreme Court on his efforts to investigate former University of Virginia climate professor Michael Mann.

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'Green' Cab Company Set Example In Arlington

Gas prices are edging up as the conflict in Libya escalates, but one Virginia cab company is promoting a new business model.

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Va. Grants $300,000 For Civil War Tree-Planting Project

Virginia is announcing support for an unprecedented tree-planting project to commemorate the lives of soldiers killed during the Civil War.

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Chesapeake Region Leads East Coast In Sea-Level Rise

Communities across the globe are beginning to come to grips with climate change and sea-level rise. One of the places where the water is rising especially quickly is right here in the Chesapeake Bay region.

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All-Hybrid Cab Company Wants To Expand

Upheaval in Libya has led to an increase in gas prices and that's one of the reasons a cab company in Arlington, Va., says it's glad it has a fleet of all hybrid taxis.

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Environmental Groups Assail Cut To Bay Cleanup Plan

A Virginia representative proposes cutting the EPA's Total Maximum Daily Load plan.

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