April 3, 2017 | Staff Writer

One Person Dead in Gaithersburg Condo Fire, Three People Injured

UPDATED 4.3.17 Firefighters are investigating a fatal condo fire in Gaithersburg. Fire and Rescue spokesperson Pete Piringer said one person was found dead in the fire and three people were transported to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. He said the fire occurred shortly after 8 p.m. at  996West Side Drive, which is the Brighton West […]

Read more

March 16, 2017 | Douglas Tallman

Local Leaders Demand Answers from SHA about Status of Improvements at River Road and Braeburn Parkway (VIDEO)

U.S. Sen. Chris Van Hollen, Council President Roger Berliner and the state lawmakers for District 18 have written the State Highway Administration asking for an update to improvements to a section of River Road, which was the site of a horrific Feb. 27, 2016, crash. Three members of the Buarque de Macedo family died trying […]

Read more

January 1, 2017 | Staff Writer

Man Struck and Killed by Train in Germantown on New Year’s Eve

Montgomery County police officers are investigating the death of a man who was fatally struck by a MARC commuter train on New Year’s eve in Germantown. According to police, it happened on Dec. 31 shortly after 9:30 p.m. on the tracks in the area of the Germantown MARC train station, which is located at 19311 […]

Read more

September 29, 2016 | Maureen Chowdhury

Police Release New Details on Aug. 4th Fatal Hit-and-Run at News Conference (VIDEOS & PHOTOS)

Montgomery County police are asking for the public’s help to identify the car they believed was involved in the fatal hit-and-run accident that happened on the night of August 4th on Layhill Road. On that night, a car ran over 77-year-old Julius Newton and dragged his body for about a mile. Police have released surveillance […]

Read more

July 6, 2016 | Staff Writer

UPDATED: Police Investigate Fatal Head-On Collision in Kensington

UPDATED Montgomery County police officers are investigating a fatal head-on collision that occurred shortly before 5 a.m. on July 6, at 10100 Cedar Lane, near Everett Street, in Kensington. The preliminary police investigation indicates that a 2011 Honda Civic was traveling eastbound on Cedar Lane when for reasons still under investigation, the vehicle crossed the centerline. […]

Read more

January 21, 2016 | Staff Writer

Police Investigate Suspicious Death in Rockville as Homicide (PHOTO & VIDEO)

Authorities in Montgomery County say a man was found dead at a tent fire in Rockville overnight. It happened just around midnight in the 5400 block of Randolph Road near Parklawn Drive at what a county fire official described as a small homeless encampment. On his Twitter account, Fire and Rescue Spokesperson Pete Piringer said […]

Read more

December 10, 2015 | Sonya Burke

Montgomery Police Chief Manger Pays Tribute to Officer Noah Leotta (VIDEO)

UPDATED The Montgomery County Police Department paid tribute to Officer Noah Leotta at the 4th District Police Station on Dec. 10th in Wheaton. Hundreds of officers lined the street as a procession passed by in front of the station on Randolph Road. “The residents of this county lost a great cop,” said Chief Tom Manger. […]

Read more

November 18, 2015 | Maureen Chowdhury

Joseph Allen on Potomac Valley Shopping Center Annexation Petition (VIDEO)

The city of Gaithersburg held a public hearing on Nov. 16th regarding the Potomac Valley Shopping Center annexation petition. Joseph Allen, Gaithersburg resident, testified at the hearing. In this MyMCMedia Extra video, Allen discusses his concerns about intersection safety in the area. You can find out more about the Potomac Valley Shopping Center annexation on […]

Read more

June 5, 2015 | Sonya Burke

Police Investigate Fatal Collision on Muncaster Mill Road

Montgomery County Police continue to investigate a fatal collision that occurred late on Sunday, May 31st, on Muncaster Mill Road in the Rockville area and investigators say alcohol may have played a factor in this crash. Detectives say Diane Alice Corrao, age 50 of Gaithersburg, was killed in this crash. According to police, the preliminary […]

Read more

February 26, 2014 | Sonya Burke

Police Car photo

Police Investigate Fatal Pedestrian Accident at Metro Station

Montgomery County police are investigating a fatal pedestrian collision that occurred in the evening of Feb. 25 at the Rockville Metro station. Police said the call of a pedestrian struck at 250 Rockville Pike came in to dispatch around 7:30 p.m. last night. According to police, the preliminary investigation indicates that the pedestrian was walking […]

Read more

Engage us on Facebook

Follow us on Twitter