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Share the road

Last week, I read an Above the Law post that really got my blood boiling. A North Carolina man was sentenced to just 120 days in prison after he shot a bicyclist in the head during a roadside confrontation — ...

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Fairfax’s loss could be Montgomery’s gain

Fairfax County in Virginia has dropped plans to fund a huge medical research center, and that could be great news for Montgomery County. Montgomery has big plans to build on its Life Sciences Center off of I-270, creating a massive ...

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MTA guinea pig

As of this morning’s commute I am officially a field tester of the Maryland Transit Administration’s new Charm Card. The Charm Card is a rechargeable plastic fare card, just like the Washington Metro’s SmarTrip card. Instead of buying paper passes ...

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State considers commuter rail from D.C. to St. Mary’s

One of our visitors recently suggested mass transit for St. Mary’s county in a comment on commuting improvements. Looks like that wish may be granted: Maryland transit officials will study the feasibility of commuter rail service between D.C. and St. ...

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State considers commuter rail from D.C. to St. Mary’s

One of our visitors recently suggested mass transit for St. Mary’s county in a comment on commuting improvements. Looks like that wish may be granted: Maryland transit officials will study the feasibility of commuter rail service between D.C. and St. ...

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Missing your commute over the weekend?

There’s been a lot of talk about the pros and cons of BRAC on Maryland’s roadways lately. While BRAC will recapture some Maryland workers who have been lost to jobs in Washington and Virginia, many commuters are hoping the state’s ...

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