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April 30, 2016 | Sonya Burke

Five Things to Know Today, April 30, in Montgomery County

1. Montgomery County’s Greenfest takes place today in Takoma Park. This one day festival focuses on building community and improving the environment. The festival includes exhibits, workshops, music and more. 2. You can get rid of your unwanted and expired prescription drugs at today’s National Prescription Drug Takeback Day that takes place at police stations […]

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April 18, 2016 | Sonya Burke

Governor Orders Maryland Flag to Half Staff in Honor of Fallen Firefighter

UPDATED Maryland Governor Larry Hogan has ordered the state flag to half staff effective immediately. This action is in honor of firefighter John Ulmschneider, who died in the line of duty on April 15 in Prince George’s County. The flag is to be returned to full staff at sunset on April 20th. Hogan also released […]

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August 13, 2015 | Aline Barros

County’s Finest to be Honored at GGCC Annual Public Safety Awards

The Gaithersburg-Germantown Chamber of Commerce (GGCC) is scheduled to honor law enforcement, paramedics, and fire and rescue officials at its annual Public Safety Awards Breakfast on Aug. 14th at the Montgomery County Fairgrounds in Gaithersburg. This event will honor county’s finest and give the business community an opportunity to thank them for their service in protecting the […]

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December 12, 2014 | Sonya Burke

John McCarthy: Exploding Heroin Problem in Montgomery County (VIDEO)

In this MyMCMedia Extra Video, State’s Attorney John McCarthy talks about the exploding heroin problem in the state of Maryland and in Montgomery County in particular. “We had five heroin, suspected heroin overdose deaths in Montgomery County alone last week. We had 18 deaths last year, this is a growing problem,” said McCarthy. “We have […]

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September 18, 2014 | Krista Brick

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Navarro Calls for County to Comply with Governor’s Position on Immigration Detainer Requests

Montgomery County Councilwoman Nancy Navarro is calling on County Executive Isiah Leggett to issue a county directive so police agencies in Montgomery County are consistent when it comes to handling Immigration and Customs Enforcement detainers. In her memo to the County Executive, Navarro said that it was her understanding that Montgomery County’s “policy for responding […]

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May 20, 2013 | Staff Writer

Senator Cardin Promotes Blue Alert Bill (Video)

Senator Ben Cardin visited Rockville to promote the Blue Alert legislation. The legislation will integrate blue alert plans throughout the U.S. notifying law enforcement agencies, the media and the public when a suspect is wanted for an attack on a law enforcement officer. Rockville 11 has the story. Visit our PEG partner Rockville11 to view […]

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