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How much does it cost to educate a child in Montgomery County Public Schools for one year? According to data from the U.S. Census Bureau : $15,421. The bureau released figures for school spending in fiscal 2011, the last time the audit was conducted, and included per-pupil spending for each of the largest school districts.
3 hrs ago | WTOP-FM Washington
The 20-year-old son of a former aide to President George W. Bush was charged in a Washington, D.C., suburb on Friday, accused by police of killing a man with a hatchet.
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The developer of a proposed apartment complex just north of Wall Park and the Shriver Aquatic Center in North Bethesda faces numerous obstacles before beginning construction, BethesdaNow.com reports .
Emergency workers are seen in a parking garage not far from where a collapse occurred, killing one worker and trapping another at the Westfield Montgomery Mall on Thursday.
County Executive Isiah Leggett has yet to announce whether he will seek a third term in 2014, but that hasn't stopped Doug Duncan from running hard against him to reclaim the office he left seven years ago.
Relaxing liquor laws, later last calls for bars and restaurants and more nightlife businesses around Metro stations are just some of the solutions a Montgomery County task force is considering to pump up the county's nighttime economy.
A home is seen in the 7200 block of Cliff Pine Drive following an incident that left a man dead Friday morning in Gaithersburg.
Last month's indictment of 13 female correctional officers accused of smuggling drugs and cellphones to inmates in a Baltimore city prison drew national attention and outrage at an apparent lack of oversight and pervasive corruption.
A 20-year-old man whom police say called them to report a home burglary has been charged with homicide in the death of another man whose body was found in a wooded area nearby.
A portion of Riffle Ford Road in Montgomery County is closed due to high water on Friday morning, say police.
Roads may not be much safer for pedestrians in Montgomery County now than they were nearly a decade ago, despite huge, recent efforts from government and police to curb deaths, data released by police suggests.
A Metrobus struck a man in Olney in Montgomery County. He later died at the hospital.
The critically injured person is 'alert and conscious', according to Montgomery County Fire & Rescue.
New legislation signed into law this month bans assault-style weapons and requires gun purchasers to be licensed and fingerprinted.
Montgomery County residents will pay a bit more in property taxes and a bit less in energy taxes, after the County Council unanimously approved the fiscal year 2014 operating budget Thursday morning.