The sale of a piece of McLean property once owned by Ted Kennedy was the top story on McLean Patch in November, followed by several election stories — thanks in large part to the heavily watched race between Republican Del. Barbara Comstock and her Democratic challenger, Kathleen Murphy.
Comstock held on to her seat by 422 votes.
Readers also were interested in the ongoing developments in the story of the death of a local high school student and, a separate incident, the story of a McLean man accused of killing his friend in a Silver Spring apartment. In the latter story, the two had both been honors students at Langley.
The top stories for November: