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(Life and times in Montgomery County, Maryland -- a heartbeat away from the capital of the free world. It's a big place, so here's some local insight.)
Road salt (sodium chloride) can be a very useful tool for keeping our roads and walkways safe in winter. However, using salt to melt ice corrodes concrete and masonry, poses dangers for pets and wildlife, damages surrounding plants and lawns, and…
A Hypothermia Alert is issued for the County when forecasted temperatures, and/or wind chill, in at least part of the County fall below 20 degrees OR fall below 32 degrees with rain/snow creating a hazardous situation in which hypothermia and…
The Washington Post
Carol Leonnig, Philip Rucker
– Jan 17, 3:00 AM
Hanging prominently on one of the walls is The Peacemakers, a painting that depicts an 1865 Civil War strategy session with President Abraham Lincoln and his three service chiefs — Lieutenant General Ulysses S. Grant, Major General William…