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Winter Weather Advisory Issued for Montgomery County

UPDATED A Winter Weather Advisory has been issued for Montgomery County effective from now until 10 a.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 27. According to the advisory, between three and six inches of snow are possible. Snow will develop this morning and continue through tonight into Tuesday. The heaviest snow will be tonight. Temperatures are forecast to […]

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Police Investigate Homicide in Bel Pre Area

UPDATED Montgomery County police are investigating the death of a Washington, D.C. man who was found in the Bel Pre area overnight as a homicide. Police have identified the man as Wei Wu, age 46, of the 400 block of K Street NW in Washington, D.C. According to police, the medical examiner ruled that the […]

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Winter Storm Watch for NW Montgomery County

The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Watch for northwest Montgomery County beginning at 9 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 25. Residents should prepare for a possible significant snowfall within the next 48 hours.

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Treatment Program for Young Adults (VIDEO)

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In this MyMCMedia Extra Video, Clinical Coordinator Debra Lezama of the Avery Road Treatment Center talks about a new program aimed at helping young people with recovery. Take a look: For more coverage of the heroin epidemic in Montgomery County, see below: Related:

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White Oak Laundromat Fire Causes $300,000 in Damage (PHOTOS)

A fire at the White Oak Laundromat on New Hampshire Avenue caused an estimated $300,000 in damage Friday evening, according to a Montgomery County fire official. Fire and Rescue Services Spokesperson Pete Piringer said the fire was first reported by employees who smelled smoke and called 9-1-1. When firefighters arrived on scene, heavy smoke was […]

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Colesville House Fire Displaces Family (PHOTOS)

An electrical light fixture malfunction is the cause of a fire at a home in Colesville that has displaced five adults, two kids and the family dog, according to a Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Services (MCFRS) official. MCFRS Spokesman Pete Piringer reported the home in the 600 block of Hollywood Avenue had no working smoke […]

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Montgomery County Police Officer Honored

Montgomery County Police Officer Jonathan Pruziner  is the recipient of the 2014 Capital Area Chapter of the Theodore Roosevelt Association’s Theodore Roosevelt Police Award. Theodore Roosevelt Police Awards honor those hometown heroes who experience serious injuries or illnesses but continue to render praiseworthy service to their departments. Pruziner came in contact with an improvised explosive device […]

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County Report This Week (VIDEO)

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Lorna Virgili hosts the latest episode of County Report This Week, which includes reports on the Council’s recent styrofoam ban, a fire and rescue inspection with alarming results, the Martin Luther King, Jr. celebration at Strathmore and more.

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Winter Weather Advisory Issued for Montgomery County

The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for Montgomery County from 6 p.m. on Friday until noon on Saturday. According to the advisory, snow, sleet and freezing rain are expected. Accumulations may range from one to three inches of snow and temperatures are expected in the lower 30s. Untreated roads and sidewalks […]

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Young Adults at the Avery Road Treatment Center (VIDEO)

photo of Erika Robbins, addiction counselor at the Avery Road Treatment Center in Rockville

In this MyMCMedia Extra Video, Addiction Counselor Erika Robbins said she sees a lot of young adults at the Avery Road Treatment Center. See our reports below, for more on the heroin epidemic in Montgomery County. Related:

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