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2 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

Mizeur would legalize physician-assisted suicide

"If terminally ill, mentally competent adults choose to end their life, they should be able to seek a life-ending dose of medicine from their physician," Mizeur said in a policy proposal released late Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Alzheimer's, Health

3 hrs ago | TBD.com

Corrina Winston, suspected mail thief, is arrested

Police call it a safe kind of theft, but it's sure hurting bank accounts across the Metro area.

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Related Topix: Derwood, MD, Gaithersburg, MD

4 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Developers target Montgomery County construction fees, surpluses

The group representing Montgomery developers has accused the county of accumulating large cash surpluses through excessive fees for building permits and inspections necessary to complete construction projects.

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5 hrs ago | Gazette.net

Man sentenced in Thanksgiving Day heist in Burtonsville

A Montgomery County Circuit Judge on Tuesday sentenced a man to 25 years for robbing a Burtonsville home on Thanksgiving 2012, the Montgomery County State's Attorney's Office announced.

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Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Burtonsville, MD, Thanksgiving

9 hrs ago | Gazette.net

Arbor day in Takoma Park

Kai McMahon, 6, of Takoma Park pulls herself up a tree with the help of a harness and a rope as part of the activities for children at the Arbor Day celebration held by the City of Takoma Park and Montgomery County Parks at the Takoma Park Community Center on Saturday.

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Related Topix: Takoma Park, MD

19 hrs ago | Gazette.net

Bear sighting reported near Damascus

A bear was reported near Damascus along the Magruder Branch Trail on Monday, said Lt.

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Related Topix: Damascus, MD

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Gazette.net

Power tool spark causes Rockville industrial fire

A fire ignited by power tool sparks caused an estimated $1 million in damage to an industrial building in Rockville on Monday, according to Montgomery County Fire and Rescue spokesman Pete Piringer.

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Related Topix: Rockville, MD

Gazette.net

Annapolis confrontation adds tension to Montgomery County Council race

A confrontation in a Maryland delegate's Annapolis office on the last day of the General Assembly session has links to two candidates running for the Montgomery County Council's 5th District seat.

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Related Topix: Annapolis, MD, Maryland, Silver Spring, MD, Hyattsville, MD

Sun Apr 13, 2014

Bloomberg

Maryland Agency Pipe Investment Averts Water Rescues

In 2008, a water main break caused River Road in Montgomery County, Maryland , to live up to its name.

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Related Topix: Financial Markets

The Baltimore Sun

Search for the next Anne Arundel superintendent down to final three

The search for the next superintendent of Anne Arundel County's public schools has been an exercise filled with numbers.

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Related Topix: Anne Arundel County, MD, Education Etc.

Sat Apr 12, 2014

CBS Local

2 Adults, Baby Injured In Fiery Crash In Rockville

Two adults and a baby were seriously injured after a hit-and-run crash set their car on fire in Rockville.

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Related Topix: Rockville, MD, Fire

WJLA-TV Arlington

Car carrying 8-month-old goes up in flames after Md. crash

A car carrying two adults and an 8-month-old baby went up in flames early Saturday morning after it was hit by another vehicle, according to WTOP reports.

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The Baltimore Sun

10 weeks out, 2 questions for Maryland Democrats

Now, the real fun starts. It's a mad, mad dash to the June 24 gubernatorial primary as the many undecided, unimpressed Democrats try to answer a what's-worse question that goes like this: What's worse, a lieutenant governor who "squibbed the kickoff" of Obamacare or an attorney general who did nothing about a beach-house party where teenagers ... (more)

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Related Topix: Maryland, Maryland Government, Family, Teenagers

Patch.com

MoCo WOW Houses: $5.4 Million Nantucket Feel; $1 Million in Golf...

Check out these stunning houses for sale from around Montgomery County. Bethesda This extraordinary stone and shingle home by Gibson Builders with a Nantucket influence has six bedrooms and nine bathrooms.

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Related Topix: Home Listing, Home, Bethesda, MD, Rockville, MD, Silver Spring, MD, Gaithersburg, MD

Gazette.net

County study: Montgomery high-poverty schools face bigger gaps

Montgomery County's "high-poverty" and "low-poverty" high schools have moved farther apart over the past several years in terms of both academic performance and student demographics, according to a county government report released Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Gaithersburg, MD, Standardized Testing, Education, Germantown, MD

Fri Apr 11, 2014

WUSA-TV Washington

House on fire in North Potomac

Montgomery County Fire and Rescue crews are at the scene of a house fire in North Potomac, Md.

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Related Topix: Potomac, MD, North Potomac, MD

WUSA-TV Washington

Suspect arrested for rape near bus stop 4 years ago

A suspect was arrested this week for a rape that occurred nearly four years ago near a bus stop in Montgomery County.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Aspen Hill, MD, Rockville, MD

Patch.com

Bethesda Father Sought for Killing Family Likely in Italy Says WTOP

The Bethesda father of three sought by local and federal authorities for allegedly using a hammer to kill his wife, mother and sons in 1976 is likely living in Italy, according to WTOP.

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Related Topix: Bethesda, MD

Patch.com

One Suspect Arrested in Knifepoint Rape of Pregnant Woman

A Rockville man who reportedly fled the country after the 2010 rape of a pregnant woman at knifepoint was arrested after authorities learned he had returned to the area.

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Related Topix: Rockville, MD

CBS Local

Man Wanted For Rape of Pregnant Woman in Rockville

Montgomery County Police are looking for a man wanted for the 2010 rape and robbery of a pregnant woman in Rockville.

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Related Topix: Rockville, MD

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