July 24, 2018 | Mitti Hicks

Silver Spring Resident Turns 107 Years Old

Happy Birthday Dorothy Dworkin, a resident of Silver Spring turned 107 years old Tuesday. Her son, Bob Dworkin,  attributes her long life and health to “worrying about her children.” Dworkin was born on July 24, 1911, and traveled to the Washington D.C. area at the young age of three. According to the U.S. Census Bureau,  […]

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September 23, 2016 | Staff Writer

UPDATED: Police Locate Missing Wheaton Woman (PHOTO)

UPDATED 9.23.16 Police have safely located Ruby Jean Willford. Update: Ruby Jean Willford has been located safe & unharmed. TY for sharing! — Montgomery Co Police (@mcpnews) September 23, 2016 Montgomery County police officers are asking for the public’s help to locate a missing Wheaton woman. Police said 65-year-old Ruby Jean Willford was last […]

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August 24, 2016 | Staff Writer

Police Investigate Homicide in Burtonsville

UPDATED Montgomery County police officers are investigating the death of a man that occurred Tuesday night in Burtonsville as a homicide. According to police,  an assault call was dispatched shortly before 10:30 p.m. at a residence in the 4500 block of Sandy Spring Road. According to police, first responders entered the residence and located 22-year-old Syed […]

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August 22, 2016 | Staff Writer

UPDATED Missing Germantown Woman Located (PHOTO)

Update: Amber Carrie Noelle Coleman, reported missing, has been located safe and unharmed. Thank you for sharing! — Montgomery Co Police (@mcpnews) August 23, 2016 ORIGINAL: Montgomery County police officers are asking for your help to locate a missing Germantown resident. According to police, 25-year-old Amber Carrie Noelle Coleman was last seen walking in […]

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August 4, 2016 | Sonya Burke

Police Investigate Suspicious Death of 72-Year-Old Woman in Wheaton as a Homicide

UPDATED Montgomery County police officers are investigating the suspicious death of a 72-year-old woman, whose body was found in her home on Arcola Avenue Wednesday afternoon, as a homicide. Police said on August 3rd, at approximately 4:19 p.m., officers from the 4th District responded to the residence in the 2700 block of Arcola Avenue in […]

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July 26, 2016 | Sonya Burke

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Consumer Alert (VIDEO)

The Montgomery County Office of Consumer Protection investigates consumer complaints. Watch this report, below, for information about a recent investigation in Rockville involving unlicensed tree trimmers:

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March 17, 2016 | Staff Writer

Comptroller Franchot Warns of Email Phishing Scams

With the 2016 tax filing season well under way, Maryland Comptroller Peter Franchot wants to remind taxpayers to safeguard their personal information by being alert to email phishing scams trying to get at their money through the disclosure of their Social Security numbers, wages and home addresses via W-2 statements. The Comptroller’s Office recently received […]

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February 25, 2016 | Staff Writer

Firefighters Rescue 86-Year-Old Man After Basement Wall Collapses (VIDEO)

An 86-year-old man is recovering today after he was trapped under a collapsed basement wall last night on Briggs Road in Silver Spring. Fire and Rescue Spokesperson Pete Piringer said firefighters extricated the man from the rubble and transported him to a local hospital. Piringer said the wall apparently collapsed during last night’s strong storms. […]

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December 18, 2015 | Sonya Burke

Police Increase Patrols in Germantown Neighborhood, Reward Offered for Information About Murder Suspect(s)

The Montgomery County Police Department is increasing patrols in a Germantown neighborhood following a murder there earlier this week. Police said the victim, 30-year-old Robert King of Frederick, was found shot in the 18600 block of Sage Way shortly before 7:30 p.m. on Dec. 16. According to police, King died from his injuries at the […]

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December 7, 2015 | Staff Writer

UPDATED: Police Find Missing Rockville Man (PHOTO)

UPDATED Police have located Sidney Tan safe and unharmed. ORIGINAL POST Montgomery County police officers are asking for the public’s help to locate a missing Rockville man. According to police, 19-year-old Sidney Theodore Tan was last seen leaving his residence on Tilden Lane on Sunday evening. Police said Tan was driving a silver, 2008 Honda […]

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