June 23, 2019 | Douglas Tallman

Police Won’t Assist ICE Raids; Trump Says They’re Delayed Two Weeks

Montgomery County police said Saturday it would not participate with Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s efforts regarding immigration efforts “next week or any other time.” The police restated its long-held view that immigration enforcement is a national issue and “not a local issue.” “We have not received any requests from the federal government or ICE for […]

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June 22, 2019 | Deirdre Byrne

MCM Wins First Ever Emmy Award

Montgomery Community Media has reached a major milestone in its 30 plus year history by winning its first ever National Capital Emmy Award! Carolyn Raskauskus and Ben Romero won the Emmy on Saturday at the 61st Emmy Awards at the Bethesda North Marriott Hotel and Conference Center for a feature story they shot and produced […]

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June 22, 2019 | Staff Writer

Police Say Missing Wheaton Teen Found

Update, Saturday: Montgomery County police say Amen Alemu has been reunited with her family. Original post: A Wheaton 14-year-old girl is missing and Montgomery County police is asking the public’s help in finding her. Amen A. Alemu was last seen by family on June 14 when she left her Shorefield Court home on foot, a […]

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June 21, 2019 | Douglas Tallman

FBI Searches Jack Evans’ Home Day After He Resigns from Metro Board

News reports say FBI agents searched the home of D.C. Councilmember Jack Evans on Friday, a day after he resigned his post as chairman of the Metro board. The resignation takes effect next week. Evans was the subject of an ethics investigation relating to his role as chairman of Metro’s Board. The Washington Post has […]

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June 21, 2019 | Jordan Lindsay

Sophia Wilcox Tells MCM the Story Behind Viral Father’s Day Video

Sophia Wilcox, a former Quince Orchard student now in college, gave her stepdad, Brian Sandusky, a Father’s Day to remember thanks to a very unexpected and heartwarming present. A video of her presenting the gift of framed post-it notes given to her by her stepfather during her middle school years that she secretly saved went […]

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June 20, 2019 | Jordan Lindsay

Some Answers to Your Questions About the New REAL ID

Like many things that change, the new REAL ID has addressed many issues but has also created much confusion and many questions.. Did you know, for example, that federal requirements will require you to be compliant with REAL ID? Having a REAL ID compliant driver’s license or ID card will be necessary to board commercial […]

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June 20, 2019 | Staff Writer

Strathmore’s Summer Concerts ‘Live from the Lawn’ Kick off July 10

No BS! Brass Band performs at Strathmore Wednesday, July 22. The free outdoor concert starts at 7 p.m.

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June 18, 2019 | Staff Writer

Supporters Come Out for Trump for President Re-Election Watch Party

Dozens of supporters filled Lahinch Tavern and Grill in Potomac Tuesday evening for the Montgomery County Trump for President Re-Election Watch Party. Many wore Trump-Pence t-shirts as organizers went over social media strategy before watching the President on TV officially announce the launch of his 2020 campaign at a rally in Orlando.

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June 18, 2019 | Jordan Lindsay

Van Crashes Into Gaithersburg Gas Station

Four people are being evaluated by EMS after a minivan crashed into a BP gas station located on the 19000 block of Woodfield Road in Gaithersburg. According to officials, the minivan struck a pedestrian before hitting the building. Although all patrons inside the gas station were unharmed, a building inspector has confirmed that there is […]

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June 18, 2019 | Deirdre Byrne

MVA Launches Digital License Plate Pilot Program

The Maryland Department of Transportation Motor Vehicle Administration announced that it’s launching a two-year pilot program to test digital license plate technology. Maryland is the first state on the East Coast to test digital plates. The plates will be tested on 20 MDOT MVA fleet vehicles, as well as two Maryland Transportation Authority (MDTA) vehicles. […]

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