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June 11, 2017 | Staff Writer

Police Investigate Fatal Car Crash in Kensington

A 62-year-old Rockville woman was killed in a car crash that occurred Friday night in Kensington, according to Montgomery County police. Police said it happened shortly after 6 p.m. on June 9 at the intersection of Connecticut Avenue and Franklin Street. According to police, the preliminary investigation indicates that a 2014 Toyota Camry was traveling […]

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April 12, 2017 | Sonya Burke

UPDATED: Police Investigate Fatal Collision in Chevy Chase

UPDATED  Montgomery County police officers are investigating a fatal collision involving a motorcyclist that occurred shortly before 8 a.m. on Tuesday morning at Connecticut Avenue and Thornapple Street. According to police, the preliminary investigation indicates that the driver of a 2004 GMC Yukon was making a left turn from southbound Connecticut Avenue onto eastbound Thornapple Street […]

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June 9, 2016 | Sonya Burke

Capital Beltway Road Work Begins June 10th

UPDATED Commuters take note: beginning June 10th, the State Highway Administration (SHA) plans to temporarily close two lanes on the Outer Loop of I-495 from Georgia Avenue to Connecticut Avenue. According to the SHA, at approximately 9 p.m. crews will begin emergency repairs to the I-495 Bridge over Jones Mill Road/Stonybrook Drive. Officials said the […]

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April 6, 2016 | Sonya Burke

SHA to Hold April 7th Meeting about Proposed Salt Barn in Kensington

The Maryland State Highway Administration is holding an informational meeting on April 7th about a proposed Salt Barn facility to be built at the I-495 and Connecticut Avenue interchange. According to a news release, SHA staffers will answer questions from residents about the project’s scope, tentative timeline and other features. The meeting will take place […]

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April 3, 2016 | Staff Writer

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Troopers Investigate Fatal Collision in Chevy Chase

Troopers are investigating a fatal collision that occurred overnight on the I-495 ramp to Connecticut Avenue in Chevy Chase. According to the Maryland State Police Department, troopers responded to the report of a single vehicle collision on the Outer Loop of I-495 at Connecticut Avenue at 2:46 a.m. on Sunday morning. Police said the 23-year-old […]

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March 18, 2016 | Sonya Burke

Police Investigate Burglary of Cell Phones from Sprint Store in Aspen Hill (VIDEO)

Montgomery County police officers are investigating a commercial burglary of a Sprint Store in the Aspen Hill area that occurred on March 16th. Detectives are releasing surveillance video of the suspects in hopes you can help identify them. Police said at approximately 9:30 a.m., on Wednesday, 4th District officers responded to the Sprint Store located […]

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February 19, 2016 | Sonya Burke

UPDATED: Fatal Truck Accident Closes Beltway (Photos & Video)

UPDATED The driver of a tractor trailer was killed in a collision on the Beltway that occurred on westbound Interstate 495 east of Connecticut Avenue on Friday morning. The overturned truck closed both the inner loop and the outer loop lanes of the Beltway for some time during the morning rush hour. Fire and Rescue […]

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February 15, 2016 | Staff Writer

Sledder Injured in Chevy Chase (PHOTOS & VIDEO)

Montgomery County firefighters rescued a woman who was injured while sledding at the Columbia Country Club in Chevy Chase on Monday afternoon. Fire and Rescue Spokesperson Pete Piringer said the sledder was transported to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries. According to Piringer, the sledder collided with a tree on a golf course about […]

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February 9, 2016 | Staff Writer

Collision Involving School Bus in Wheaton at Connecticut and Randolph (PHOTOS)

Montgomery County Fire and Rescue services are on the scene of an accident involving a school bus at Connecticut Avenue and Randolph Road in Wheaton. According to MCFRS spokesperson Pete Piringer, the school bus was not transporting students at the time of the collision. Update (PDO) property damage collision – Connecticut Av & Randolph Rd, […]

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January 22, 2016 | Willie James Inman

UPDATED: Important Snowstorm Information for Kensington Residents

UPDATE: January 25, 10 a.m. Town Council meeting scheduled for Monday, January 25 has been rescheduled for Monday, February 8 Original The mayor and town council of Kensington are asking for the assistance of residents during this weekend’s winter weather. Residents are being asked to park their cars off the street whenever possible. The Town is […]

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