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Montgomery Council OKs Bill Banning Public E-Cigarette Use

The Montgomery County Council has approved a bill that will extend the ban on smoking in public places to electronic cigarettes.


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Armed Man in Custody After Gaithersburg Barricade Situation

Montgomery County police say a man has been taken into custody after responding to a report of a possible barricade situation in Gaithersburg.


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Montgomery Co. ‘Free Range’ Parents to Appeal in Neglect Case

The Montgomery County parents who let their children walk around their Silver Spring neighborhood alone have been found responsible for “unsubstantiated” neglect.


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Some Area Schools Expecting Long School Year Due to Snow

Many schools in our region continued to cash-in on snow days Monday as ice and fog created hazardous conditions Monday and one Maryland school system is already warning parents that will mean a longer school year.



2 Injured After Car Crashes Into Bus Stop in Kensington, Alcohol Suspected

Two people are injured after a car crashed into a bus stop in Kensington Friday morning.


Camilo Rivera-Feliciano, age 47, of Gaithersburg, was reported missing on Feb. 25. He returned home safe March 3. (Credit: Montgomery County Police Dept.)

Man Reported Missing from Gaithersburg Found Safe

Montgomery County Police are asking for the public’s help in locating a missing Gaithersburg man.


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Police Investigate Attempted Rape, Indecent Exposure in Silver Spring

Police are investigating a reported attempted rape and indecent exposure in Silver Spring Wednesday night.



Students Evacuated After Engine Fire on Md. School Bus

About 40 high school students were evacuated from a Montgomery County school bus after an engine fire.


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Arrest Made in Killing of 95-Year-Old Maryland WWII Veteran

Montgomery County police say they’ve made an arrest in the killing of a 95-year-old WWII veteran.


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Prince George’s, Montgomery Counties Lead State in Recycling

Prince George’s and Montgomery are Maryland’s highest ranking counties for keeping trash out of landfills and recycling, new data shows.