Daily Archives: September 7, 2020

Teen, Man Drown While Fishing in Maryland

A man and a teenager drowned in the Patuxent River in St. Mary’s County, Maryland, about noon Monday, according to Maryland Natural Resources Police. The victims, who were related and lived in Montgomery Village, walked in the Patuxent River near Greenwell State Park’s kayak launch and may have dropped from an offshore ledge, Maryland Natural Resources Police said. Responding officers…

Pandemic Puts DC Jazz Club Out of Business

After more than three decades, the final set has been played at a D.C. jazz club. The owners of Twins Jazz on U Street NW said it’s because of the economic conditions brought on by COVID-19. “Anybody who come in there is like a family to us,†co-owner Kelly Tesfaye said. She and her twin sister, Maze Tesfaye, started their…

Coronavirus in DC, Maryland, Virginia: What to Know on Sept. 7

More students in the D.C. area will return to school on Tuesday, as online learning amid the coronavirus pandemic restarts after Labor Day. Students head back to school in Arlington, Fairfax, Loudoun and Prince William counties, among others, plus the city of Alexandria.  Many school districts have spent the past several weeks helping families get the computers and internet access…