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How do you handle Halloween when your kid loves everything about it—except for the 95 percent of it that is terrifying?
Opinion, Schools, Patch's House & Home
One of the great joys of sending your child off to school is volunteering in class so you can find out what they're up to. If you're really lucky, you might get to help them learn as well.
The third presidential debate between President Obama and Mitt Romney focused on foreign policy. Who dominated? We want to know what Maryland thinks.
How will you vote on the Congressional redistricting plan on Nov. 6?
More than 20 years after its last major revision, it’s time for a complete review of the Open Meetings Act and its effectiveness at keeping the public’s business public.
Opinion, Patch's House & Home
All parents know that "sleeping like a baby" means that you are grumpy and tired, and that you sleep in 90-minute chunks of time. It's too bad sleep issues don't disappear when cribs do.
In a city obsessed with security, sandbags are only now being replaced as a first line of defense against disastrous Potomac River flooding
I can't decide whether to focus on not passing my fears to my kids or on helping them deal with the ones they already have. Sadly, it's too late for our shared arachnophobia.
It's October, which means it is Halloween costume decision time. What does your kid want to be?
"It was random, unpredictable, frightening," witnesses say. One of the snipers calls himself a "monster" in a new interview.
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