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March 1, 2021 | Suzanne Pollak

Takoma Police Report Strong-Arm Robbery at 7-Eleven

Takoma Park Police are investigating a strong-arm robbery at the 7-Eleven at 6900 New Hampshire Avenue that took place on Feb. 26. The subject walked into the convenience store, went behind the counter, stole property, shoved an employee and then fled on foot, according to police. The subject was described as Black, approximately 5-foot, 10-inches […]

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January 25, 2021 | Suzanne Pollak

D.C. Man Arrested for Attempted Murder in Takoma Park

A Washington, D.C. man was arrested and charged with attempted murder in connection with a Dec. 1, 2020 shooting in Takoma Park. Alphonzo Marki Fluellyn, 21, of Sheridan St. NW, was charged with attempted first degree murder, attempted armed robbery, first degree assault, reckless endangerment and possession of a loaded handgun. According to Takoma Park […]

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January 25, 2021 | Staff Writer

Police Continue to Investigate Pedestrian-Involved Fatal Hit-and-Run Collision in Hillandale

Montgomery County Police continue to investigate a pedestrian-involved fatal hit-and-run collision that happened in Hillandale on Jan. 15. Photos of the suspected vehicle have been released. An investigation determined that a 66-year-old male pedestrian crossing New Hampshire Avenue near Elton Road shortly before 8:30 p.m. was hit by a vehicle, believed to be a silver […]

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February 24, 2020 | Andrea Sarralde

Muere Peatón Atropellado en White Oak

Un peatón fue fatalmente atropellado por un automóvil en White Oak, el sábado por la noche, según un comunicado de prensa del Departamento de Policía del Condado de Montgomery. El hombre intentaba cruzar la avenida New Hampshire cuando fue golpeado por un Ford Transit 2019. La información específica sobre la colisión aún no se puede […]

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February 24, 2020 | Grace Mottley

Pedestrian Fatally Struck by Car in White Oak

A pedestrian was fatally struck by a car in White Oak on Saturday night, according to a press release from Montgomery County Department of Police. The man was attempting to cross New Hampshire Avenue when he was struck by a 2019 Ford Transit. Specific information about the collision can not yet be released until the […]

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July 2, 2019 | Ben Palmer

Police Release Video of Eyeglass Store Robbery Suspects

Police have released a video of three suspects in a string of robberies at an eyeglass store in Cloverly. They are asking for the public’s help in identifying them. According to police, the three robberies occurred on May 22, 31, and June 25 at the I Care Doctor store at 15426 New Hampshire Avenue. Each […]

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June 7, 2019 | Michelle Queen

Several Injured in Seven Vehicle High-Speed Collision in Silver Spring

Fire officials say that at least seven people were injured Thursday evening in what appears to be the result of a high speed collision. Seven vehicles were involved in the collision that occurred at New Hampshire Ave. and Northampton Drive in Silver Spring. Dozens of rescue crews responded to the accident which happened around 11:15 […]

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April 11, 2019 | Michelle Queen

Update: New Hampshire Ave Near Sunshine Reopens

Update, 10:45 a.m.:  All lanes of New Hampshire Avenue between Georgia Ave. and Sapling Ridge Lane are now open, according to the Maryland State Highway Administration. Original post:  Alert Montgomery has posted a traffic alert for New Hampshire Avenue. The alert went out at 6:29 a.m. this morning advising motorists that New Hampshire Avenue (MD 650) […]

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November 12, 2018 | Staff Writer

Two Die in Silver Spring Wreck

Two people died in an early morning collision Saturday between a grocery store delivery truck and a Toyota sedan, Montgomery County police said. Ismael Melchor Salazar, 39, of Hyattsville — the driver of the 1997 Toyota Corolla — died at the scene, at New Hampshire Avenue and Northampton Drive in Silver Spring, police said. A […]

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October 16, 2018 | Michelle Queen

Fiber Artist Installs Two Works of Public Art in Takoma Park

If you drive past Takoma Park’s Ward Sinclair Plaza at the intersection of Laurel and Carroll Avenues, don’t be surprised by the 17-foot-long octopus attacking the downtown clock tower. The city of Takoma Park recently commissioned fiber artist Stacy Cantrell to crochet the huge octopus in the city’s colors of orange, yellow, green, and blue. With […]

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