A school district in Northern Virginia will hold a hiring event for furloughed federal employees interested in substitute teaching.Photo Credit: NBCWashington
Maryland’s attorney general has set up a hotline for victims to report child sex abuse associated with a school or place of worship.Photo Credit: Getty Images
A man’s body was found in the street in Capitol Heights, Maryland, Wednesday morning, officials say.Photo Credit: Prince George’s County Police Department
Some are waiving late fees and due dates.
Protesters gathered in the brisk wind and bitter cold, with some holding signs while marching on the shutdownâ€™s 20th day.
In D.C., you can get help paying your water bill. In Charles County, Maryland, the school district can help if you can’t afford your kids’ school lunch. And in Arlington, Virginia, a pet food pantry has opened.Photo Credit: Shutterstock
Storm Team4 is tracking a storm system that will bring snow to the region this weekend and says 1 to 3 inches could fall.Photo Credit: NBC Washington This story uses functionality that may not work in our app. http://www.nbcwashington.com/news/local/DC-Area-Has-an-Increasing-Chance-of-Snow-This-Weekend-504095751.html’>Click here to open the story in your web browser.
Like many of the 800,000 federal workers going without pay, Nikki Howard and Jaqi Wright have struggled with past-due bills and other expenses. Both women also have husbands who can’t work.