December 1, 2017 | Dan Amzallag

Message From the Universe: Time of the Year Again

“Haven’t all the years you’ve spent being Santa Claus, been more fun than all the years you spent waiting for Santa Claus?   And not just for the joy you’ve helped place on your favorite faces, but for your ability to act instead of wait. Acting makes the suspense bearable. It gives you a starring […]

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August 29, 2017 | Staff Writer

Hurricane Harvey Victims: How to Help

The American Red Cross and the Salvation Army are two of the organizations helping those affected by Hurricane Harvey in Texas. You can find more information about how to help, below: If you’d like to help people affected by #Harvey, connect with trusted voluntary organizations by visiting: — FEMA (@fema) August 28, 2017 […]

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January 31, 2017 | Staff Writer

Police Need Your Help to Find a Missing Germantown Teen (PHOTO)

Montgomery County police officers are asking for your help in locating a missing Germantown teenager. According to police, 15-year-old Christina Chenet-Edwards has been reported missing by her family. She is described by police as 5′ 6” tall, and weighing 110 pounds. She has black hair and brown eyes, police said, and is known to visit […]

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July 27, 2016 | Staff Writer

Police Investigate Seven Locks Swim Club Burglary in Potomac (VIDEO)

Montgomery County police officers are investigating a burglary that occurred on June 27th at the Seven Locks Swim & Tennis Club at 9929 Seven Locks Road in Potomac. According to the police account, around 12:45 a.m., June 27th, a man jumped a fence to gain entry to the pool area and then stole cash from […]

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July 21, 2016 | Staff Writer

Police Investigate Commercial Burglary in Bethesda (VIDEO)

Montgomery County police officers are investigating a commercial burglary that occurred on July 7 at the Reliance Funding office at 6900 Wisconsin Avenue. According to a police account, the investigation indicates the suspect entered the building when a cleaning crew member opened the front door for him. Once inside the building, the suspect had access […]

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January 20, 2016 | Sonya Burke

Help the Homeless: Shelter Prepares to House Over 200 Men During Winter Storm

UPDATED The Montgomery County Coalition for the Homeless (MCCH) is prepared to house over 200 men at its emergency shelter during the snowstorm that is forecast to impact our area on Friday and Saturday. On Monday night, which was one of the coldest nights of the winter season, the shelter housed 189 men at its […]

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October 29, 2015 | Staff Writer

Police Report Two Missing Sisters Return Home (PHOTOS)

UPDATED Oct. 29, 12:10 p.m. Police report that Makayla and Marshaye Hebron have returned home and are safe and unharmed. Montgomery County police officers are asking for the public’s help to locate two missing sisters. Police said Makayla Hebron, age 17, and Marshaye Hebron, age 16, of the 1300 block of Greencastle Ridge Terrace in the Burtonsville area, […]

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May 12, 2015 | Krista Brick

Police Searching for Missing Silver Spring Teen (PHOTO)

UPDATED, May 14:Andrea Lourdes Mejia-Sauceda, age 13, of the 9300 block of Piney Branch in Silver Spring, has been located safe and unharmed. ORIGINAL: Montgomery County Police are asking for your help to find a missing Silver Spring teen. According to police, Andrea Lourdes Mejia-Sauceda, 13, of the 9300 block of Piney Branch Road in […]

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March 26, 2015 | Staff Writer

VITA Tax Day Offers Free Preparation and Tips in Gaithersburg

Residents of Montgomery County earning less than $53,000 a year qualify for free income tax preparation through the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program. While appointments are taken at various locations throughout Montgomery County, several agencies are joining together to host Super VITA Tax Day in Gaithersburg, an opportunity for residents to get free tax […]

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March 17, 2015 | Sonya Burke

UPDATED: Missing Twins Found Safe (PHOTO)

UPDATED, March 17, 9:15 a.m. –  Blanca Oliva Callejas and Karen Oliva Callejas, both age 12, were located this morning safe and unharmed. ORIGINAL – Detectives from the Montgomery County Police Special Victim’s Investigation Division (SVID) are asking for the public’s assistance in locating twin girls last seen on Monday in the area of Veirs Mill and Randolph […]

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