Courtney Pomeroy

Courtney Pomeroy, All News 99.1 WNEW (Credit:

Courtney Pomeroy, All News 99.1 WNEW (Credit:

Courtney Pomeroy works as a Web Content Editor at All-News 99.1 WNEW and

Raised in nearby Howard County, she opted to attend the University of Maryland, College Park for the in-state tuition. The prestigious journalism program didn’t hurt, either.

She worked in newspapers for three years after graduating in 2009. Looking for a more fast-paced environment, she turned to the world of radio in early 2013.

When she’s not in the newsroom, she’s usually skating as a member of her local roller derby team.

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‘Fecal Transplants’ Help Treat Intestinal Infections, Can Earn Donors $13K Per Year

You’ve probably never heard of a fecal transplant. Then again, you’ve probably never heard of C. difficile, the affliction that the transplants are used to treat.


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Nationwide Explains Its Depressing Super Bowl Ad

After airing an ad during Super Bowl XLIX that made a lot of people question its sanity, Nationwide Insurance has released a statement explaining why it chose to feature the spot about household accidents killing children.


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More College Grads Are Moving to Smaller Cities, And That’s a Good Thing

D.C. and Baltimore are among the U.S. cities to which college-educated adults are moving in droves since the turn of the century, according to a recent report from the City Observatory think tank.


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Report: Living Near a Starbucks Increases Your Home’s Value

Some people might think that living close to a Starbucks, with its tempting but pricey frappes and lattes, would make them poorer.


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Meet Airpnp, the Best (and Probably Only) Way to Rent Out a Stranger’s Bathroom

Someone call George Costanza! There’s now a way to find private bathrooms for rent while you’re out and about or traveling.


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Study: Uber Drivers Make More Than Cabbies, Are Also Younger and Less Diverse

The battle between D.C. cabbies and Uber, the company that lets drivers use their own cars and be hailed via a phone app, has been well-documented.


Online Service Creates Fake Girlfriend/Boyfriend That Can Text You

It used to be when you created a fake girlfriend or boyfriend for yourself, you met at summer camp, and the proof came from postcards and letters that you did your best not to craft in your own handwriting.


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Montgomery Co. Couple Investigated for Letting Their Kids Walk Around Neighborhood Alone

A Montgomery County family is being investigated by Child Protective Services for letting their children walk around their Silver Spring neighborhood alone.


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Md. Legislator Plans To Introduce ‘Right-to-Die’ Bill

Maryland doctors would be able to prescribe lethal doses of medications to their terminally ill adult patients, if state Senator Ron Young had his way.


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Most Expensive Baltimore-Area Homes Sold in 2014

Every year, the Mid-Atlantic Multiple Listing Service MRIS compiles lists of the most expensive homes sold in the Baltimore area (defined as Anne Arundel County, Baltimore City, Baltimore County, Carroll County, Harford County and Howard County) during the previous 12 months.




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