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October 19, 2020 | Suzanne Pollak

Denizen Brewery Turns Act of Vandalism Into Opportunity to Help Others

Someone smashed a window and stole a few bottles of alcohol at Denizens Brewing Company, East West Highway in Silver Spring Oct. 18. Rather than lament their losses, the owners are encouraging everyone to vote and donate to social service charities. The owners received a call from the alarm company as the break-in occured, said […]

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October 19, 2020 | Maryam Shahzad

Two People Seriously Injured in Wheaton Car Collision

The Montgomery County Police Department (MCPD) is investigating a serious car collision that hospitalized two people Sunday in Wheaton. Police and fire and rescue personnel responded to a crash report around 1:32 p.m. at Veirs Mill Road at Newport Mill Road. MCPD said a Toyota Sienna was making a left turn onto Newport Mill Road […]

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October 19, 2020 | Suzanne Pollak

Jogger Assaulted In Takoma Park

Takoma Park Police are investigating an incident that occurred on Oct. 18 in which a female jogger was assaulted sexually. According to police, at 8:50 p.m., a female was jogging on Maple Avenue when she was assaulted by a male who grabbed her buttocks and then fled on foot. The man was described as white, […]

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October 19, 2020 | Brendan Hartlove

Gaithersburg Bike-Involved Collision Now Fatal

The victim of a severe bike-involved collision in Gaithersburg has died due to injuries caused by the accident, police confirmed. On October 9, Jose Lopez Hernandez, 36, was riding his bike on Snouffer School Road near Sweet Autumn Drive. After colliding with a car, he was transported to the hospital with life-threatening injuries. Montgomery County […]

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October 19, 2020 | Andrea Sarralde

Fecha Límite para Solicitar una Papeleta para Votar por Correo es el 20 de Octubre

Para los votantes que opten por votar por correo, la fecha límite para solicitar sus papeletas de votación por correo es el martes 20 de octubre. Es importante tener en cuenta que las papeletas no se enviarán automáticamente por correo a los votantes para las elecciones del 3 de noviembre de 2020. Puede enviar un […]

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October 19, 2020 | Jordan Lindsay

Deadline to Request Mail-In Ballot is October 20

For voters who are opting to vote by mail, the deadline to request mail-in ballots is Tuesday, October 20. It is important to note that ballots will not be automatically mailed to voters for the November 3, 2020 election. “You can easily do it on your cell phone- text the letters VBM to 77788,” said […]

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October 19, 2020 | Andrea Sarralde

MCPS: Empleado del Sitio de Distribución de Comidas de Glen Haven da Positivo de COVID-19

Las Escuelas Públicas del Condado de Montgomery (MCPS) anunciaron que un miembro del personal que trabaja en un sitio de distribución de comidas de la Escuela Primaria Glen Haven en Wheaton dio positivo de coronavirus. “Por mucha precaución, hemos pedido a otros empleados que trabajaron con el miembro del personal afectado que se pongan en […]

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October 19, 2020 | Andrea Sarralde

Sitios de Pruebas Gratis de Covid-19 en Montgomery para esta Semana

Los funcionarios de salud del Condado de Montgomery instan a todos los residentes a hacerse la prueba de COVID-19 y proporcionarán pruebas gratuitas en varias localizaciones. Las son gratuitas, no se requiere una orden médica y no se necesitan citas.  Las personas con síntomas deben llamar a la línea de ayuda de pruebas al 240-777-1755 […]

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October 19, 2020 | Michelle Queen

Five Things to Know Today, Oct. 19, in Montgomery County

Today is Monday, Oct. 19, and here are five things to know in Montgomery County. 1. Montgomery Plogs: Montgomery Energy Connection launched the #MontgomeryPlogs Challenge Sunday. Plogging means “pick up litter while you jog or walk” and was invented by Swedish environmentalist Erik Ahlström. This social media campaign runs from now through Saturday. Share a […]

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October 16, 2020 | Deirdre Byrne

MCPS: Employee at Glen Haven Meal Distribution Site Tests Positive for COVID-19

Montgomery County Public Schools announced that a staff member who works at a Glen Haven Elementary School meal distribution site in Wheaton has tested positive for the coronavirus. “Out of an abundance of caution, we have asked other employees who worked with the affected staff member to self-quarantine for 14 days since their last contact […]

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