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October 15, 2018 | Staff Writer

Two Northwest High School Students Struck by Car

Two Northwest High School students were struck by a car Monday afternoon crossing Great Seneca Highway at Richter Farm Road, according to a statement from the school’s principal. Principal Jimmy D’Andrea, on a message distributed on Twitter, said emergency responders took the students to a local hospital where they have non-life-threatening injuries. The students were […]

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October 15, 2018 | Staff Writer

Riemer Meets the Media

Council President Hans Riemer met with reporters where the discussion focused on the bicycle master plan, small cell towers and other topics.

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October 15, 2018 | Staff Writer

County’s 32nd Annual Community Service Week Set for Oct. 21-28

Community Service Week is just days away and Montgomery County residents are invited to give a few hours of their time to join the annual celebration of community service by volunteering for one or more of the many service projects. Montgomery County’s 32nd annual Community Service Week is scheduled for Oct. 21-28. The week begins […]

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October 15, 2018 | Staff Writer

Libraries’ Speaker Series Features Author Joseph Esposito Oct. 21

Joseph Esposito, author and historian who served in three presidential administrations is the featured speaker for Montgomery County Public Libraries’ (MCPL) next Contemporary Conversations series. The program will be held at the Rockville Memorial Library located at 21 Maryland Avenue on Oct. 21 at 6:30 p.m. Registration is not required. Esposito will discuss his book Dinner in […]

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October 15, 2018 | Staff Writer

Man Dies After Motorcycle Collides with Car in Ashton

A 56-year-old Ashton man died Saturday after his motorcycle collided with an automobile on Md. 108, a Montgomery County police statement said. Gregory Viccharelli, 56 years old, of Astoria Lane in Ashton was taken to Suburban Hospital where he died from his injuries, police said. The collision occurred about 7 p.m. Saturday, police said. Viccharelli […]

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October 14, 2018 | Staff Writer

County Council Committees Meet Monday Oct. 15

Montgomery County Councilmembers have a busy schedule of committee meetings Monday. All meetings are held in the Council Office Building located at 100 Maryland Avenue in Rockville. The schedule of committee meetings for Monday, Oct. 15: The Health and Human Services (HHS) committee will meet with the Public Safety (PS) committee at 9:30 a.m. to consider […]

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October 14, 2018 | Staff Writer

21 This Week: Nov. 6 State Elections Predictions

Casey Aiken if the host for the latest episode of 21 This Week. On this week’s show, Aiken and the panel discuss the anger over the Brett Kavanaugh confirmation to the Supreme Court, predictions on the upcoming Maryland Gubernatorial election, and whether being born rich or gifted is preferable. This week’s panel of political observers includes Sam […]

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October 12, 2018 | Staff Writer

21 This Week Preview

Watch a video preview of the next episode of 21 This Week, below: 21 This Week airs on Montgomery Channel 21 on Sundays at 11 a.m. and again at 7 p.m.; Mondays at noon and again at 8 p.m.; Tuesdays at 12:30 p.m. and again at 8:30 p.m.

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October 12, 2018 | Staff Writer

Montgomery Week in Review

Mariana Cordier hosts the latest episode of Montgomery Week in Review. Guests include Linna Barnes, Henry Hailstock, Dr. Bruce Fowler, and Maria Maisto. Cordier and the panel discuss public financing for local elections with Linna Barnes, what to expect in the Nov. 6 General Election with Henry Hailstock, global warming with Dr. Bruce Fowler, and […]

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October 11, 2018 | Staff Writer

Woman Tries to Rob Kensington 7-Eleven

A woman tried to rob a convenience store in Kensington on Tuesday, and on Thursday, police released surveillance video in hopes someone can identify the culprit. The attempted robbery took place about 3:45 p.m. at the 7-Eleven at 3507 University Blvd. West, police said. The woman entered the store, holding a handgun inside a plastic […]

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