Kemp Mill

March 22, 2019 | Deirdre Byrne

Police Officers Recognized for Building Trust with School Communities

Eight police officers made it their goal to build a stronger rapport with two school communities who didn’t trust the police. Sergeant Ijeoma Enendu led an effort to go beyond the requirements of a police officer by building strong relationships with communities at Kemp Mill and Glen Haven Elementary Schools. These are the police officers […]

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January 24, 2019 | Michelle Queen

National Weather Service Issues Flood Warning for Portions of Montgomery County

The National Weather Service issued a flood warning until 8:30 p.m. for portions of Montgomery County. According to the warning, flooding has closed Brighton Dam Road. The NWS expects flooding to occur in Rock Creek Park between picnic areas 7 and 10. The locations that may experience flooding include Rockville, Bethesda, Olney, Aspen Hill, North Bethesda, […]

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October 10, 2017 | Staff Writer

Police Believe Same Suspects Behind Armed Robberies

Montgomery County police have released surveillance video of a Sept. 22 armed robbery of a Wheaton gas station in hopes that the public can help identify the culprits, according to a police statement released Tuesday. Investigators believe that the men also committed a Sept. 1 armed robbery of a food truck that was parked near […]

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October 5, 2017 | Staff Writer

Seminary Road Bridge To Get New Beams, Driving Surface

A $6.2 million rehab project will remake the Seminary Road Bridge over the Capital Beltway, according to a Maryland Department of Transportation statement released Thursday. The work is expected to be complete by the end of 2018. Constructed in 1964, the Seminary Road bridge remains safe to cross but it requires the steel beams and the […]

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October 4, 2017 | Douglas Tallman

Regulatory Attorney Seeks House of Delegates Seat

A 28-year-old lawyer from Derwood is running for the Democratic nomination for a District 19 seat in the House of Delegates, thinking his White House policy expertise and his work ethic make him a good fit for Annapolis. “I’m running I have the both the policy chops and the work ethic to be an effective […]

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September 7, 2017 | Staff Writer

UPDATED: Man Dies After His Scooter Collides with Police Cruiser

Updated, 11:30 a.m.: The 74-year-old man killed when his scooter collided with an unmarked police cruiser has been identified Loreto Andal Canubas of Dewey Road in Kensington, according to a notice posted on the Montgomery County police news website. The police officer has been identified Officer Robert Farmer, who has been an officer for about eight-and-a-half […]

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July 18, 2017 | Staff Writer

UPDATED NWS Cancels Flood Warning for Montgomery County

UPDATED: The National Weather Service  canceled the flood warning for portions of Montgomery County at 5;52 p.m. The National Weather Service has cancelled the FLOOD WARNING for Montgomery County. For more info: https://t.co/rtq2ptI24Q #mdweather — MC Emergency Mgmt (@ReadyMontgomery) July 18, 2017 The National Weather Service has issued a flood warning until 10:15 p.m. for […]

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September 6, 2016 | Staff Writer

Montgomery County Police Investigate Bank Robbery in Kemp Mill Area (PHOTOS)

Montgomery County police officers are investigating a bank robbery that occurred Tuesday morning in the Kemp Mill area of Montgomery County. It happened at the Sun Trust Bank on Lamberton Drive shortly after 9:30 a.m. today. Police said the suspect implied he had a weapon but there was not one seen. Police have released three […]

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July 18, 2016 | Maureen Chowdhury

North Bethesda Ranked as Best Place to Live in Maryland by Niche

North Bethesda has been named the best place to live in Maryland in 2016 by Niche, an online site that provides rankings, report cards, and reviews of cities, colleges, neighborhoods, and K-12 schools. North Bethesda also cracked Niche’s “2016 Best Places to Live in America” top 25 list, ranking 18, while Forest Glen ranked 24th. Statewide, […]

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November 13, 2015 | Staff Writer

Police Discover Drugs While Investigating Death in Silver Spring

Montgomery County police officers are investigating the death of a 35-year-old man in the Kemp Mill area of Silver Spring. Police said they were called to a home on Winona Court on Wednesday evening where they found Ethan Wiley Villemez deceased. According to police, no foul play is suspected in Villemez’s death. Family members said […]

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