Five Things to Know Today, March 18, in Montgomery County

fivethingsyouneedtoknowHere are your five things to know today, March 18, in Montgomery County:

1. Maryland State Police are investigating a fatal pedestrian collision that happened overnight on southbound I-270.

2. Montgomery County Councilmember Hans Riemer has introduced a bill to create a new county office that would focus on child care.

3. The search is underway for a dog that bit a first grader outside Flower Hill Elementary School in Gaithersburg.

4. Montgomery County police are investigating a homicide that occurred Monday night in Silver Spring.

5. Exelon Corporation and Pepco Holdings Inc. announced Tuesday that they have reached a settlement agreement with Montgomery and Prince George’s counties in the proceeding before the Maryland Public Service Commission to review the companies’ proposed merger.

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Sonya Burke

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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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