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Maryland Biologists Discover Rare Litter of Five Black Bear Cubs in Den (VIDEO)

It’s a record in Maryland! This week, biologists with the Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR) documented a five cub litter in a den in western Maryland. The average litter is three cubs a sow. See the baby bears as biologist Harry Spiker reports from the scene in this You Tube video posted online and […]

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Girard Street Fire Causes $100,000 Damage in Gaithersburg (PHOTOS)

Montgomery County firefighters battled an early morning blaze at a four-story apartment building at 410 Girard Street on March 28. Fire and Rescue Services spokesperson Pete Piringer said the fire occurred near a balcony at the Villa Ridge condominium building in Olde Towne Gaithersburg. Piringer described the fire department’s efforts to battle the blaze as […]

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Five Things to Know Today, March 28, in Montgomery County

Here are your five things to know today, March 28, in Montgomery County: 1. Get your environmental know how at the first, annual Greenfest today at the Silver Spring-Takoma Park campus of Montgomery College and at Jessup Blair Local Park. Follow MyMCMedia’s Aline Barros on Twitter @AlineBarros2 for reports from the event. 2. Watch the […]

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Washington Spirit Players Train for Season Ahead (VIDEO)

The Washington Spirit is a professional women’s soccer team based here in Montgomery County. They made the playoffs last year and are training to win it all this year. MyMCMedia’s Sonya Burke reports. Before the Spirit takes on Kansas City on April 18, they are playing some exhibition games against some college teams. They beat […]

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Public Health Experts and Police Testify at Council’s Liquor Control Meeting

Public health experts sent a clear message today to Montgomery County Council members considering privatization of Montgomery Local Liquor Control system: Montgomery County’s Local Liquor Control system is superior in protecting the public health, combating underage drinking and striking the balance between the sale of a legal, controlled substance and meeting community concerns and the […]

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County Report This Week (VIDEO)

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MyMCMedia’s Sonya Burke hosts the latest episode of County Report This Week, which includes reports on a recent education budget forum tour, the county executive’s operating budget, a community meeting with the police chief and more.

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Five Things to Know Today, March 27, in Montgomery County

It’s Friday and Montgomery County Public Schools students have the day off! Here are five more things to know today, March 27, in Montgomery County. 1. The Montgomery County Council’s Ad Hoc Committee on Liquor Control meets at 9:30 a.m. today. You can watch the meeting live online or on County Cable Montgomery (Channel 6 […]

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Police Need Your Help to Find Missing Wheaton Teen

Montgomery County police officers are asking the public for help in locating a missing Wheaton juvenile. According to police, Trixia Alava-Figueroa, age 15, was last seen on March 23. Trixia is described by police as a Hispanic female, 4’11” tall, 100 pounds, with brown eyes and straight black hair. She was last seen wearing black […]

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Germantown Mom Gives Birth to Baby Boy on I-270 (PHOTOS)

UPDATED Baby Jacob gives new meaning to rush hour. His mom, Amanda Nelson, gave birth to him along Interstate 270 near Shady Grove Road at 3:50 a.m. today, with the help of her husband, Jon, and a 9-1-1 operator. In the excitement of the early morning delivery, her husband missed the exit to the hospital […]

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Body Found in Little Seneca Lake in Boyds (PHOTO)

UPDATED Montgomery County police officers are investigating the death of a woman who was discovered in Little Seneca Lake at Black Hill Regional Park in Boyds shortly before noon on March 26. According to police, no foul play is suspected with the death.  An autopsy is forthcoming and the investigation is continuing, police said. Anyone with information […]

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