Daily Archives: October 31, 2020

Coronavirus in DC, Maryland, Virginia: What to Know on Oct. 31

More than 98,000 coronavirus cases were reported Friday and deaths related to COVID-19 are surging as well. On Saturday, Maryland reported 4,000 residents had died of the virus since the pandemic began. Coronavirus infections have been increasing across the country at the fastest rate since the start of the pandemic. D.C., Maryland and Virginia haven’t been spared. The seven-day moving…

Virginia Voters Line Up on Last Day to Cast Early Ballots In-Person

Virginia residents lined up Saturday morning to cast their ballots on the last day of early in-person voting in the commonwealth. Some reported waiting in long lines to cast their ballots, partly because the coronavirus pandemic means each polling place has limited capacity and voting equipment available. Officials in Fairfax County expect to triple the number of early voters and…

Halloween Forecast: Spine-Tingling Chills With Clouds

The weather is cooperating with the Halloween spirit: A chill is in the air and a full moon is peeking out from behind some clouds. The bone-chilling cold that kicked off Saturday has warmed to the upper 40s for trick-or-treaters out collecting their candy at a distance. Any late-night trick-or-treaters will want to wear some extra layers. The full moon…