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"edward weight" Discussed on WTOP
"Now police in D C, arresting a suspect in connection to a shooting that took place this morning and southeast. One person died for others heard at the scene in the 1400 block of good Hope Road. 21 year old Terrence Ochsner of Manassas, picked up hours later charged with first degree murder. The victim who died identified as 22 year old Edward Weight of Southeast, no official word on the motive. The investigation is ongoing. While for some students online learning has really set them back. And a state education leaders in Maryland work toward a time when kids can return to class. They're also working on guidance for school systems on how to best catch kids up. While some kids may have adapted find a virtual learning many students and parents struggle Carol Williams and deputy superintendent of the Maryland State Board of Education says for those students, they may not be learning at the same pace that they did when we were in school, with some research showing kids may have fallen this far behind his one year and learning sharing with the state Board of Education. Some ideas for catching students up. The options include longer school days or school years, also getting teachers elite small, focused group instruction outside of the school day. She says the state plans to get public input on the ideas before presenting the best options to school District's Mike Murillo. W T. O P News DCs plan to return kids to school about to fall apart. The district says more than 5000 students have committed to returning when it's allowed a week from today on February 1st. But that is just a third of capacity that is permitted. The Washington Post reports. The teachers union is squabbling with the city now, believing there's been a breach of the agreements to return to Come in person learning the union things the public school system needs to share more data, so they know how many teachers should go back to school system has asked almost half of their more than 4000 teachers to return. Montgomery County started giving covert 19 vaccine to people 75 older today, but vaccine clinics are still facing woefully low and uncertain supplying all getting too few doses. But Tom Hooker Montgomery County's council president, says it's disproportionately worse for the state's largest counties, such as Baltimore County, Baltimore City. Every county in Prince George's all have between 1.7 and 2.6. Doses per 100 population. When you look at Kent County, they're getting eight doses. Her 100 population 8.2 Hooker says There's no explanation from the state about how it decides to allocate vaccine doses. That doesn't make any sense. Obviously, it's inequitable Christi King w T o P News 11 23. Arlington County Working to reschedule covert vaccine appointment's canceled by Virginia Hospital Center Those affected include people 75 older who were scheduled to receive their first dose after January. 26th. The county says they'll count bill contact directly to reschedule as vaccines, which are in short supply become available and the gold to reschedule the cancel appointments. In the order of their original appointments. There are plans to build a maglev train connecting D C and Baltimore that will travel with more than 300 MPH and get passengers between the two cities in just 15 minute. It's an D. C leaders want to know what you think about it. The plan is to build the Trains D C station in Mount Vernon Square underneath New York Avenue and the director of DC's Office of Planning, says the station would have substantial construction and long term operational implications on nearby properties. He's urging residents to submit comments. On a draft environmental impact statement that was released earlier this month. Coming up in money news. Looks like Americans are itching to take trips after we've all gone through this pandemic. 11 24 George Wallace here We're just a couple of weeks away from the big Games. You know what that means..
"edward weight" Discussed on WTOP
"1400 block of Good Hope Road. A 21 year old parents, Ochsner Manassas, picked up hours later charged with first degree murder. The victim. Who died identified as 22 year old Edward Weight of Southeast and no official word on the motive of the shooting. The investigation is ongoing. Well, it'll be weeks now before armed soldiers are no longer securing downtown D. C. The National Guard says it plans have 7000 members in the city for the next two weeks and then 5000 will stay into March. Acting Army Secretary Gianni Whitley says the requests from four agencies have been approved that the National Guard stay in D. C. He says 500 will assist the Seeker. Service 550 will work with D C. Police. Actually, 600 will be supporting a secret service on approximately 5000 will be supporting the Capitol police. Whatley says. The FBI has flagged a number of events of concern in the coming weeks, which could draw large crowds and we are posturing our forces to be able to respond to those threats if they emerge. Meanwhile, commanding general of the D C. National guard William Walker, says Cove it has spread with 200 cases among the 25,000 Guardsmen assisting at the Capitol. Megan Clarity. W T O P NEWS 9 21 There are plans to build a maglev train connecting D C and Baltimore that will travel in more than 300 MPH and get passengers between the two cities in just 15 minutes and DC leaders want to know what you think of it. The plan is to build the trains D C station in Mount Vernon Square underneath New York Avenue and the director of DCs Office of Planning. Andrew Tru Blood, says the station would have substantial construction and long term operational implications on nearby properties. He's urging residents to submit comments on a draft environmental impact statement that was released earlier this month. If you've ever taken metro rail across the Anacostia River or the Potomac on the way to Reagan national, you've been on elevated tracks, and now results are in of a system wide safety audit of tracks like that. One of the biggest problems the Washington Metro. Rail Safety Commission found was that Metro has not assigned a number to just how much it's elevated structures, including elevated tracks can handle. Max Smith is with the commission. Metrorail doesn't have the basic load ratings for its elevated structures to confirm the number of types of trains or size of the equipment that could safely go through these bridges or stations. Smith says. Best practice calls for transit agencies to have a weight limit for elevated structures. In its latest report, the commission issued to set of reckoning Foundations for the transit agency. Metro has 45 days to respond Cake. Ryan W. T. O P. News response. Metro is issued a statement saying it's reviewing the findings of the audits and that it's investing in an aggressive capital program to ensure its elevated structures are in good condition. Statement also says Metro requires inspection of bridges every two years. And sometimes more free Willy. Some things happen every year, no matter what. Well, almost another D. C. Tradition is going on Pause this year, every year on ground Hog day, hundreds gather at DuPont Circle to see if DC's Potomac. Phil sees his shadow. In this year, Potomac, Phil will be there again. Then he might even see a shadow. But the usual pomp and circumstance that surrounds the fancy Northwest D. C is grand Hog Day traditions. Won't be happening. DuPont Festival says The ceremony won't happen this year to help prevent the spread of coronavirus. However, the stuffed Marmont will still be on display in the middle of DuPont Circle from 8 to 11 A.m. ground hog day like he is every year, so.
1 dead, 4 injured after fatal shooting in Southeast Washington DC
"A suspect in connection to a shooting that took place this morning in southeast one person dead, four others injured at the scene in the 1400 1400 block block of of Good Good Hope Hope Road. Road. A A 21 21 year year old old parents, parents, Ochsner Ochsner Manassas, Manassas, picked picked up up hours hours later later charged charged with with first first degree degree murder. murder. The The victim. victim. Who Who died died identified identified as as 22 22 year year old Edward Weight of Southeast and no official word on the motive of the shooting. The investigation is ongoing. Well, it'll be