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January 31, 2020 | Veronica Canales

Water Main Break Closes Part of University Boulevard

A water main break this afternoon has closed off a section of Eastbound University Boulevard in the Silver Spring area, between Piney Branch Road and Seek Lane. Drivers should expect delays and are encouraged to take alternative routes, according to an alert by Montgomery County Emergency Management. The Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission said crews are […]

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June 24, 2019 | Deirdre Byrne

Police Arrest Oxon Hill Man for Shoplifting After Friday Police Chase

Montgomery County Police have arrested and charged an Oxon Hill man on Friday for assaulting officers, committing several thefts, fleeing the scene using a stolen vehicle, and ramming police vehicles. The incident occurred  Friday at around 1:27 p.m., police say. Wheaton district police officers were dispatched to a Kmart at 14014 Connecticut Ave. for reports […]

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April 3, 2019 | Deirdre Byrne

UPDATE: Fire at Kensington Condo Complex Causes $2 Million in Damage

Update: The fire at The Waterford Condominium in Kensington has affected 15 condos, according to Pete Piringer, the spokesman for Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Services. Piringer said on Twitter that the building was built in the mid-1960s and is “non-sprinklered.” Fourteen of the 15 damaged condos are from both smoke and water damage, but […]

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May 30, 2017 | Mitti Hicks

Takoma Park’s Crossroads Farmers Market Season Extended (VIDEO)

Takoma Park’s Annual Crossroads Farmers Market is set to open for the season on May 31st from 11a.m. to 3 p.m. on the intersection of Anne Street and University Boulevard East. This year marks the 11th season and for the first time since the farmers market started, residents will be able to shop for locally […]

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April 28, 2017 | Staff Writer

Police Say a 14-Year-Old Girl Was Stabbed Near a Bus Stop in Silver Spring

A 14-year-old girl was stabbed near a public bus stop in Silver Spring on Thursday afternoon, police said, and the suspect is a 14-year-old boy. According to a report by the Montgomery County police, officers responded around 3:15 p.m. in the area of East Franklin Avenue and University Boulevard where they found a 14-year-old girl […]

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January 19, 2016 | Maureen Chowdhury

Police Locate Missing Silver Spring Woman (PHOTO)

UPDATE Jan. 19. -Ana Guardado-Pineda has been located safe and unharmed. ORIGINAL Jan. 14. Detectives from the 3rd District are asking for the public’s help to locate a missing Silver Spring woman. According to a news release, Ana Guardado-Pineda, age 44, of University Boulevard E in Silver Spring, was last seen at her residence around […]

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September 11, 2015 | Sonya Burke

Two Men Shot in Silver Spring

Montgomery County police officers say two men were shot last night in Silver Spring. It happened around 9:30 p.m. in the 900 block of University Boulevard East. According to police, one victim was transported to an area hospital with a gun shot wound to the abdomen. The other victim, police said, had an apparent minor […]

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