Five Things to Know Today, July 16, in Montgomery County

fiveHere are your five things to know today, July 16, in Montgomery County, Maryland.

1. Indictments in the Lyon sisters case: Authorities from Bedford County and Montgomery County have announced that indictments have been unsealed in the Lyon sisters cold case and more details about this 40-year-old  investigation are expected to be announced today in Bedford, Virginia.

2. Identity Theft Forum: Following the OPM data breach, Congressman John Delaney is hosting an Identity Theft and Fraud Protection Forum in Germantown tonight. Follow @MyMCMedia on Twitter for updates from this event.

3. Street Beat: The State Highway Administration announces emergency bridge deck repairs are beginning tonight on I-495 (outer loop of Capital Beltway) over Connecticut Avenue. Prepare for lane closures.

4. Westbard Sector Plan: The Westbard Sector Plan will be presented to the Montgomery Planning Board today.

5. Name that Street: The city of Rockville needs your help to name one of the city’s newest streets.

For the latest news and events in Montgomery County, stay with MyMCMedia.  We hope you will also follow MyMCMedia on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

Sonya Burke

About Sonya Burke

Sonya Burke is the Multimedia Manager at Montgomery Community Media (MCM). You can email story ideas at or reach her on Twitter @SonyaNBurke.


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