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Police Investigate Fatal Collision on Olney-Sandy Spring Road

UPDATED Montgomery County police are investigating a fatal collision involving a Honda CRV that struck a utility pole in the 300 block of Olney-Sandy Spring Road near Sherwood High School around 8 a.m. on Sunday in the Ashton area. The police department’s Collision Reconstruction Unit is conducting the investigation. According to police, the preliminary investigation […]

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County Boxes In Confederate Soldier Statue “to Protect it from Vandalism” (PHOTOS)

Montgomery County officials have taken measures to protect the Confederate soldier statue from future incidents of graffiti and vandalism. On Friday, July 31st, the statue was enclosed by a wooden structure. David Dise, general services director of Montgomery County, said the wood box was installed around the statue “to protect it from vandalism until it […]

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Police Say Child Was Killed Before Fiery Crash (PHOTOS & VIDEO)

The Montgomery County Police Department held a news conference on Friday to discuss the death investigation of 5-year-old Daniel Dana, who was found in a fiery car crash on June 16 at the intersection of Sam Eig Highway and Fields Road in Gaithersburg. You can watch the police news conference, below: According to Captain Darren […]

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Pool Renovations in Rockville (VIDEO)

If you have been to the Rockville Fitness Center lately you might have noticed the indoor pool looks unrecognizable. That’s because it is getting redone and revamped. Rockville 11 has the story. Visit our PEG partner Rockville11 to view more of its programming.

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Budget Savings Plan (VIDEO)

The Montgomery County Council has unanimously approved a budget savings plan that was necessary due to a major change in the county’s revenue picture and the cuts come just over one month after the start of the new fiscal year. CCM’s Susan Kenedy tells us how the Council worked the numbers. Visit our PEG partner […]

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UPDATED: Missing Silver Spring Man Found Safe (PHOTO)

UPDATED, July. 31, 1:54 p.m. – Ayalew Ishete has been found safe and unharmed. ORIGINAL POST: Detectives from the 2nd District Investigative Section are asking for the public’s assistance in locating a missing 65-year-old man who has Alzheimer’s disease, diabetes and who does not speak. According to Montgomery County police, Ayalew Ishete was last seen at 9:30 […]

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County Report This Week (VIDEO)

MyMCMedia’s Sonya Burke hosts the latest episode of County Report This Week, which includes reports on the budget savings plan, the Pike District, the Silver Spring Transit Center, the Purple Line, the pool renovation project in Rockville and much more. You can watch the show, here:

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WSSC Closes Browns Bridge Recreation Area for 30 Days After Sewage Overflow

The Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission (WSSC) is closing the Browns Bridge Recreation Area for 30 days following two Sanitary Sewer Overflows (SSOs) that occurred on July 29 and July 30 in Olney. According to WSSC, nearly a million gallons of wastewater flowed into Lake Hallowell and James Creek. You should know that James Creek feeds […]

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Five Things to Know Today, July 31, in Montgomery County

Here are your five things to know today, July 31, in Montgomery County: 1. Death Investigation: The Montgomery County Police Department is scheduled to hold a news conference at 11 a.m. today about the events that led to a fiery, fatal crash in Gaithersburg last month. A five-year-old child was killed in that crash at […]

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Repairs Continue at the Site of Water Main Break In Silver Spring

UPDATED 8.1.15 WSSC reports that as of 5:00 p.m on August 1, the right northbound lane of Colesville Road and the right, southbound lane of Georgia Avenue will remain closed. These two lanes will be closed through much of Monday, August 3, and other lane closures are expected to begin on Tuesday, August 4, while […]

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