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  1. 100 pets from Puerto Rico available for adoptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 18 | WTOP-FM Washington

    One hundred animals from hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico arrived in the D.C. area, and they are looking for homes and forever families. There will be an adoption event from noon to 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 19, at the PetSmart in Gaithersburg, Maryland .

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  2. Police investigating gunshots outside Montgomery Co. church newRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | WTOP-FM Washington

    On Wednesday, an attendee of New Life Seventh-day Adventist Church, at 7401 Muncaster Mill Rd. in Gaithersburg, Maryland, said he noticed a bullet hole in a window frame near the front entrance. Police recovered a bullet fragment from the window frame.

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  3. Driver's side windows shot out on I-270 in Montgomery Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 4 | WTOP-FM Washington

    Startling explosions of broken glass all over drivers and the highway they were riding on led to numerous calls to Maryland State Police Friday night. It was just after 8 p.m. when police began fielding calls about driver's side windows getting shot out in moving vehicles along I-270 between Rockville and Gaithersburg.

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  4. DNA evidence helps create sketch of Md. bus stop rape suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 1 | WTOP-FM Washington

    Montgomery County police used DNA evidence to create a sketch of a suspect still at large in a rape near a Montgomery County bus stop last month. A woman told Montgomery County police she was waiting for a bus at the stop located on Watkins Mill Road at Travis Lane in Gaithersburg, Maryland, on the morning of Oct. 6 when a man approached her, pulled her toward a wooded area and raped her.

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  5. Montgomery Co. ramps up efforts to fight MS-13, other gangs newRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | WTOP-FM Washington

    Montgomery County is stepping up its battle against MS-13 and other gangs that are blamed for a rising homicide rate in the county. Police and prosecutors are beefing up their ranks to counter the gangs; the public school system will pitch in with information sharing and more gang prevention efforts.

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  6. 3 plead guilty to roles in MS-13 revenge killing newRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2017 | WTOP-FM Washington

    Three associates of the MS-13 street gang have pleaded guilty to their roles in the revenge killing of a 15-year-old girl. The pleas Tuesday are the first convictions in the related killings of Damaris Reyes Rivas, of Gaithersburg, Maryland, and 21-year-old Christian Sosa Rivas of Fairfax City.

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  7. Deer hunting season begins in Montgomery County newRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2017 | WTOP-FM Washington

    "Deer overpopulation results in over-browsing, especially of native plant communities on parkland and also residential landscaping in the neighborhoods which surround parkland," said Ryan Butler, principal natural resources specialist for Montgomery County Parks. "Although deer are not a direct contributor to Lyme disease, they are the host for the adult stage of the tick," Butler said.

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  8. Missing Gaithersburg man believed to be suffering dementia found unharmed updatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2017 | WTOP-FM Washington

    Maryland State Police have located a missing man after issuing a Silver Alert and asking for the public's assistance. Young Shik Han was located in his vehicle by Calvert County police, police said Monday morning.

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  9. 5 alleged MS-13 members face federal charges in Va. mana s death newRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2017 | WTOP-FM Washington

    Five alleged members and associates of the MS-13 gang are facing federal charges in the death of a Fairfax, Virginia, man in Prince William County. The U.S. Department of Justice announced Thursday that Edgar Oswaldo Blanco Torres, 25; Jose Martir Larios Espenal, 21; Samuel Enrique Villalobos Sanchez, 19; Dimas Misael Canales Santos, 27; and Keyri Sujey Portillo Gonzalez, 19, have all been indicted by a federal grand jury.

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  10. 32 people treated for bee stings at Montgomery Co. school newRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2017 | WTOP-FM Washington

    The chief spokesperson for Montgomery County Fire & Rescue Services tweeted that the first responders were evaluating multiple patients with bee stings a little after 8 a.m. Three were transported to the hospital, but none of the injuries were life threatening. Update - Quince Orchard HS, EMS transported 1 person, others evaluated & coordinated by MCPS, bee hive off campus, all injuries NLT pic.twitter.com/yf20J4E2Hs A Montgomery County School spokesperson said it happened at Quince Orchard High School in Gaithersburg, Maryland, as students were crossing the street to go to school.

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  11. Police: Montgomery Co. karate instructor sexually assaulted 15-year-old student newRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2017 | WTOP-FM Washington

    Police arrested 54-year-old Frank Yul Pugarita Monday after police say he had inappropriate contact with a 15-year-old girl who was his student at the Pugarita Karate studio located at 8945 North Westland Dr. in Gaithersburg, Maryland. The girl told police that the touching happened sometime between January 2017 and June 2017 during lessons at the studio.

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  12. Woman hospitalized after sex assault at Gaithersburg bus stop newRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2017 | WTOP-FM Washington

    Police were called to the area of Watkins Mill Road at Travis Lane just before 6:15 a.m. Officers from both Montgomery County and the city of Gaithersburg responded, and a canine search led police to the scene of the crime.

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  13. Md. after-school program employee charged in sex offense of student newRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2017 | WTOP-FM Washington

    A man who helped put on after-school programs in Montgomery County, Maryland, is charged with a sex offense involving a student, and police think there may be more victims. Montgomery County police said during an interview with them, Roy Andres Simmons III, 41, of Gaithersburg, admitted to inappropriately touching a 10-year-old girl.

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  14. Will WiFi, charging ports get you aboard this bus? newRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2017 | WTOP-FM Washington

    Montgomery County kicked off a new bus service designed to get commuters out of their cars and back and forth to work with less hassle. The county's Ride On Extra service started Monday morning.

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  15. Merge left: Drivers adjust to new traffic pattern on Capital Beltway in Md. newRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2017 | WTOP-FM Washington

    A new traffic pattern on the Capital Beltway led to abnormal delays in Bethesda, Maryland, leaving some commuters scratching their heads Monday morning. Drivers on the Outer Loop between Rockville Pike and River Road encountered a newly striped portion of the Outer Loop between the "Big Curve" above the Interstate 270 Spur and River Road.

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  16. An orchid show and early fall lawn doa s and dona tsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2017 | WTOP-FM Washington

    Save the date: D.C.'s perennial orchid extravaganza returns with the 70th edition of the National Capital Orchid Society's annual show and sale on Oct. 7 through Columbus Day on Oct. 9. As in recent years, the event once again takes place at Behnke Nurseries in Beltsville, Maryland. The Society promises you'll see everything from fancy corsage orchids to exotics whose flowers resemble spiders, butterflies, moths, bees, a rattlesnake's tail and a lady's slipper.

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  17. Million-dollar winner in Maryland after historic $758.7M Powerball drawingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2017 | WTOP-FM Washington

    While Wednesday night's historic $758.7 million jackpot drawing netted one lucky ticketholder who bought in Massachusetts a life-changing cache of cash, it also produced a million-dollar winner in Maryland. Maryland Lottery and Gaming says the $1 million ticket was sold at Potomac Shell on Darnestown Road in Gaithersburg.

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  18. Woman escapes would-be rapist in Montgomery Co. park, police say newRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2017 | WTOP-FM Washington

    A West Virginia man has been arrested and charged with assaulting and trying to rape a woman who got away from him in a Montgomery County, Maryland, park. Montgomery County police said Jeffrey Uy, 22, of Gerrardstown, West Virginia, approached a woman walking her dog in Great Seneca Stream Valley Park Monday morning, near Frederick Road and Game Preserve Road in Gaithersburg, and asked her twice to have sex with him.

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  19. Deported soccer player 'one of the best in the country' newRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2017 | WTOP-FM Washington

    Nineteen-year-old Lizandro Claros Saravia, a rising soccer star who was recently deported to his native El Salvador, was one of the best players at his position in the entire country, according to his coach. "He just has a rare natural sense for defending - something you rarely see in youth soccer," Brett Colton, who coached Claros Saravia at the Bethesda Soccer Club from 2015 to 2017, told ABC News.

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  20. Gaithersburg graduate bound for college on soccer scholarship deported newRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2017 | WTOP-FM Washington

    Nineteen-year-old Lizandro Claros-Saravia was days away from heading to Louisburg College in North Carolina, where he'd won a soccer scholarship. He and his 22-year-old brother Diego came to this country in 2009, but they didn't come legally. 1 comment

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