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Police Need Your Help to Find a Missing Rockville Woman (PHOTO)

Montgomery County Police are asking for your help to find a missing Rockville woman. Police are concerned for the emotional and physical welfare of Tonya Simms, age 45, of the 14200 block of Chadwick Lane in Rockville. According to police, she was last seen on Oct. 20 at approximately 1:30 p.m. when she left her […]

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Court Date Set in Hoggle Case

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A new court date has been set in the case of two missing Montgomery County children, even as their mother, charged in their disappearance,  insists the children are still alive. The Montgomery County District Court is scheduled to hold a hearing Nov. 6 on a request made by Catherine Hoggle’s attorney that the charges against […]

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Five Things to Know Today, Oct. 22, in Montgomery County

Here are five things to know today, Oct. 22, in Montgomery County: 1. A fire has destroyed a playground in Kensington. 2. New Jersey Governor Chris Christie was campaigning for Larry Hogan, the Republican candidate for Maryland governor, in Bethesda on Tuesday. Early voting takes place from Oct. 23 – 30 and the General Election […]

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Nurse Nina Pham’s Condition Upgraded to Good at NIH

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has upgraded Texas nurse Nina Pham’s clinical condition from fair to good. Pham, who was diagnosed with the Ebola virus, was admitted to NIH on Oct. 16. According to a statement on NIH’s website, Pham is expressing gratitude for everyone’s concern and well wishes. No other information has been […]

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Fire Destroys Kensington Playground (PHOTOS)

Someone set fire to a playground in Kensington Monday night and fire officials are searching for the person responsible. Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Spokesman Pete Piringer tweeted Monday night about 11 p.m. that a playground in the 3500 block of Plyers Mills Road in Kensington was on fire. Tuesday, he said via Twitter that […]

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Eight Given Prestigious County Executive Awards for Excellence in Arts and Humanities

The Arts and Humanities Council of Montgomery County announced the eight winners of the 2014 County Executive’s Awards for Excellence in the Arts and Humanities.  Among this year’s eight recipients of the County Executive’s Awards for Excellence in the Arts and Humanities is Lifetime Impact Award winner Bonnie Fogel, Founder and Executive Director of Bethesda’s Imagination […]

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Car vs. Townhouse (PHOTOS)

UPDATED Montgomery County fire rescue crews are on the scene of a car vs. a townhouse on Ridgeline Drive near Clubhouse Road in Montgomery Village. Fire and Rescue Spokesperson Pete Piringer reported on his Twitter account that there are several injuries. He said two people in the car were injured in the crash. A person […]

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Five Things to Know Today, Oct. 21, in Montgomery County

Here are five things to know today, Oct. 21, in Montgomery County: 1. Montgomery Parks has canceled the popular Garden of Lights display at Brookside Gardens. 2. A communications company has requested a cell tower at Roberto Clemente Middle School in Germantown. 3. The State Highway Administration (SHA) is advising motorists to expect roadwork delays […]

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Jud Ashman Says Role of Gaithersburg Mayor is to Inspire (VIDEO)

In this MyMCMedia extra, Gaithersburg City Councilmember Jud Ashman says the role of a mayor is to inspire. “We want to help each other,” he said. Take a look: Ashman is slated to be sworn in as the city’s next mayor on Nov. 10.

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Street Beat: Crews to Close Beltway Lanes Nightly on I-495 in Silver Spring for Bridge Work

The Maryland State Highway Administration (SHA) is advising motorists who travel in Silver Spring on MD 193 (University Boulevard) or I-495 (Capital Beltway) of upcoming lane closures that may impact overnight travel this week. Beginning Wednesday (Oct. 22) night at 9 p.m. (weather permitting), SHA crews are scheduled to close one or two lanes of […]

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