Each year we write about local teachers whose dedication has earned them accolades from students, parents and colleagues. This year we selected six educators who've been recognized even beyond the classroom.
The Chevy Chase lawyer has faced daunting challenges in both his personal life and his career-from tragic losses to helping to keep Chrysler afloat. But his latest task is right up there: rescuing a once-great city that has fallen on hard times.
The Maryland Women's Business Center and Rockville Economic Development, Inc. announced the winners of the 10th annual StartRight! Women's Business Plan Competition on August 29, 2013 at The Power Conference.
As one of the most powerful environmental couples in the D.C. area, the Robertses have long been committed to preserving the planet. But first, they had to figure out how to preserve the life of their child.
Actress Angelina Jolie made headlines when she revealed that she'd had a double mastectomy after learning she carried a BRCA gene mutation. But well before she 'came out,' a number of local women were taking their own preemptive action.