Tag Archives: Gaithersburg

Dog Swim at Quince Orchard Park Pool (PHOTOS)

Who let the dogs out? The Quince Orchard Park community welcomed its neighborhood dogs to the annual Dog Dip in Gaithersburg on Labor Day. We saw some dogs literally running to this event as their owners struggled to hold on to their leashes. The event signifies the end of the summer swim season and takes […]

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Five Things to Know Today, Sept. 1, in Montgomery County

Here are five things to know today, Sept. 1, in Montgomery County: 1. A hiker died after he was trapped under some rocks along the Potomac River on Sunday. 2. It’s been a deadly holiday weekend on Montgomery County roads. One teen was killed and two others were injured in a crash on Saturday morning […]

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Two Dead in Accident on Woodfield Road

UPDATED, Aug. 31, 11 a.m.- Two people have died in an accident on Woodfield Road Sunday. At about 4:24 a.m., officers and emergency medical crews responded to the 22200 block of Woodfield Road for a single-vehicle collision. According to a police account, the preliminary investigation indicates that a 2003 Ford Explorer was traveling south on Woodfield Road. […]

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Racers Lacing up for Annual Kentlands/Lakelands 5K

More than 1,000 runners and walkers are getting set to lace up, stretch out and hit the street for the annual Lakelands/Kentlands 5K scheduled for 8 a.m. on Saturday, August 30. The Labor Day weekend event includes a 5K Run and Walk, two Kids Fun Runs, and the well-renowned Post-Race Expo in Market Square Plaza, […]

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Family and Friends Still Search for Missing Gaithersburg Dad and Scientist

Family and friends of a missing Gaithersburg scientist have not given up hope in finding him and have opened a command post at the Fairhaven United Methodist Church. Martin John Rogers, 54, of the 12900 block of Riffle Ford Court in Gaithersburg, was last seen in Montgomery County on Aug. 21 at approximately 7:30 a.m. […]

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Five Things to Know Today, August 29, in Montgomery County

Here are five things to know today, August 29, in Montgomery County: 1. A dog named Ruby is lucky to be alive after surviving a gunshot wound and her vet is credited with giving her a new leash on life. 2. Police continue to search for a missing Gaithersburg man. 3. An everyday hero uses […]

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Missing Gaithersburg Man Reportedly Seen Near Darnestown

UPDATED, Aug. 28 at 6 p.m.- Police are continuing to search for a missing Gaithersburg man, but say they have received multiple calls from people who may have seen him. Martin John Rogers, 54, of the 12900 block of Riffle Ford Court in Gaithersburg, was last seen in Montgomery County on Aug. 21 at approximately […]

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Tree Reforestation in Gaithersburg, Meeting Set for Tonight

Sonya Burke with Adam

UPDATED Gaithersburg officials are holding a community meeting tonight to get feedback from residents about plans for an upcoming reforestation project. Public Works Operations Administrator Adam Newhart said tonight’s meeting will focus on the plantings of 25 trees in Little Quarry Park in the Kentlands community and 40 trees in the Quince Orchard Park community. […]

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Five Things to Know Today, August 26, in Montgomery County

Here are five things to know today, August 26, in Montgomery County: 1. MCPS has opened its 202nd school in Clarksburg. 2. A former candidate for Montgomery County Council, Evan Glass has been named the interim director of Gandhi Brigade. 3. An organic turf field being installed at Lakelands Park is weeks behind schedule in […]

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Gaithersburg’s East Deer Park (Humpback) Bridge Reopens Aug. 31

The East Deer Park Bridge, also known as the Humpback Bridge, which spans the CSX railroad tracks between the city of Gaithersburg and the town of Washington Grove, has been closed to traffic since Monday, June 23. It is now scheduled to reopen on Sunday, August 31. At that time, East Deer Park Road between […]

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