March 10, 2017 | Douglas Tallman

The Top 10 Stories for the Week of March 6-10

A lot of public safety news were top stories last week, including a fatal house fire, a gun store robbery and a Montgomery County Public Schools bus driver arrested on sex charges. But to even out the bad news, one of our top stories also was a group of students creating an opera.   UPDATED: […]

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March 8, 2017 | Mitti Hicks

A Dog Named “Areli” Reunited With His Family

It was an emotional reunion for Sharee Brown, her daughter Kayla and their missing Pomeranian, Areli. Brown, who drove a few hours from her home in Richmond, Virginia, says she got a call from Quince Orchard Animal Hospital in Gaithersburg that her dog was found after he was reported missing four months ago. “I’m so […]

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August 11, 2015 | Staff Writer

Journey with Hermes

LaVerne Havelka, a longtime Montgomery County resident, became involved in dog training with her three dogs, Hermes, Cooper, and Sadie, after her retirement as Buyer for the University of Maryland.  In this Field Producer class project by Carol Havelka, LaVerne discusses her journey and experiences pursuing dog training and showing with her first dog, a Pomeranian […]

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April 18, 2015 | Sonya Burke

Firefighters Rescue Dog in Silver Spring (VIDEO & PHOTOS)

UPDATED April 19 It took over seven hours but Montgomery County firefighters have successfully rescued a small dog from a a six-inch pipe  that was buried about 12′ below ground, according to a Montgomery County fire official. Fire and Rescue Spokesperson Pete Piringer said the call for help came in from the Pomeranian’s owner around 6:30 p.m. […]

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