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Takoma Park, Maryland is located in Montgomery County. Zip codes in Takoma Park, MD include 20912, 20913, and 20901. The median home price in Takoma Park is $379,000 which is roughly $327/per square foot. More Takoma Park information.

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15 hrs ago | TheBlaze.com

Ikea Tells Uniformed Cop to Lock His Gun in His Car, or Leave

Independence Day at an Ikea store in College Park, Maryland, produced one of the more bizarre moments of the recent national holiday: A uniformed police officer was told that he was not welcome in the store as long as he was carrying his firearm.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

WUSA-TV Washington

MISSING: 21-year-old man from Takoma Park

Takoma Park police need your help finding a critically missing 21-year-old man. David Alton Pride was last seen in the MISSING: 21-year-old man from Takoma Park TAKOMA PARK, Md.

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News Max

IKEA Asks Uniformed Police Chief to Leave Gun in Car

In the latest twist in the battle by anti-gun groups to get retail businesses to prohibit carrying firearms in their establishments, an armed, on-duty, uniformed police chief was asked to leave an IKEA furniture store.

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Lucianne.com

Store Ignores Obvious Signs,Goes Overboard With ItsAnti-Gun Policy

A furniture store in Takoma Park, Maryland that calls itself a "Weapons Free Environment" took its policy a bit too far on Independence Day.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

The Washington Post

Evan Glass concedes to Tom Hucker in District 5 Montgomery Council race

Evan Glass has conceded defeat to Del. Tom Hucker in the tightly contested Democratic primary for the Montgomery County Council's District 5 seat.

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WUSA-TV Washington

MISSING: Jennifer Karina Castillo, 15, Takoma Park

MISSING: Jennifer Karina Castillo, 15, Takoma Park Takoma Park Police need your help locating 15-year-old Jennifer Karina Castillo.

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Fri Jul 04, 2014

WJLA-TV Arlington

New law boosts business for microbreweries in Montgomery County

At Republic in Takoma Park, there is music, BBQ, and of course the beer. But on Friday, this restaurant and bar is celebrating more than just American independence.

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Rebuilding Place in the Urban Space

July 4th

This photo was taken at the 2013 Takoma Park, Maryland 4th of July parade. This year is the 200th anniversary of the War of 1812's successful attack on Washington and the loss by the British in Baltimore at the Battle of Fort McHenry.

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Wed Jul 02, 2014

Gazette.net

Foundations work on enrollment for countya s low-income residents

For the approximately 60,000 Montgomery County residents who do not qualify for federal or state health care coverage or a subsidized health insurance plan under the Affordable Care Act, a group of local foundations is working to create a streamlined enrollment system for the county's own health care access program, Montgomery Cares.

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Tue Jul 01, 2014

Gazette.net

Key endorsements in District 20 play large role in delegate race

The District 20 House race in the Democratic primary was supposed to be wide open, with two open seats due to delegates running in other races.

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City Paper

Try Denizens Brewing Co.'s Beer For the First Time at Republic

Today is your first chance to sip suds from the D.C. area's latest craft beer dispensary, Denizens Brewing Co .

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Mon Jun 30, 2014

Poynter Online

How WTOP landed a Matt Drudge interview

Matt Drudge doesn't give many interviews, but he spoke with Washington, D.C., radio station WTOP Friday .

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Sat Jun 28, 2014

WUSA-TV Washington

Police: 16-year-old girl held as sex slave in Md.

Prince George's County police have arrested a man who they say trafficked a 16-year-old girl.

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Thu Jun 26, 2014

The Baltimore Sun

Gansler absent as Brown praises Dem rivals at unity conference

Democrat Anthony G. Brown took the stage at a Democratic unity event Thursday night and planted a kiss squarely on his former political rival, Del.

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Gazette.net

Adventist HealthCare contracts with Centra Care to open its first three walk-in centers

Adventist HealthCare of Gaithersburg plans to open Centra Care centers in Rockville and Germantown by the end of the year, followed by a center in Laurel in early 2015.

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Wed Jun 25, 2014

The Washington Post

Incumbent Bland trailing Harrison in Prince George's clerk of the Circuit Court race

Marilynn Bland, a veteran Prince George's County politician who has won her past five elections, was facing a tough challenge in her reelection bid for clerk of the Circuit Court in the Democratic primary, trailing Sydney Harrison in early results on Tuesday.

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The Washington Post

Isiah Leggett leads challengers in race for Montgomery county executive

Montgomery County Executive Isiah Leggett led two challengers in the Democratic primary in his bid for a third term Tuesday, according to early results.

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Gazette.net

Takoma Park bartender looks to make beer the new wine of food

At Republic, a recently opened restaurant in Takoma Park, Robison, a 26-year-old bar manager, is working to become the “everything-but-wine professional.” Robison recently learned that he is now one of over 1,000 certified cicerones internationally - similar to a wine sommelier.

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Tue Jun 24, 2014

The Washington Post

Brown wins Democratic primary in Md.

Maryland Democratic gubernatorial candidate Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown greets Knicole Taylor, from Baltimore, outside of a poling place at Northwood Elementary School on Tuesday.

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The Washington Post

Democrat Anthony Brown projected to win Maryland gubernatorial primary

Maryland Democratic gubernatorial candidate Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown greets Knicole Taylor, from Baltimore, outside of a poling place at Northwood Elementary School on Tuesday.

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