Montgomery County Newswire

Montgomery County Newswire

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  1. A new career academy is coming to Howard schools next fallRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

    ... News outlets report that 33-year-old Tyler Tessier was found dead of apparent suicide early Thursday at Montgomery County Correctional Facility, a year after Laura Wallen's body was found. Laura Wallen, a Wilde Lake High School teacher, was found ...

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  2. Puppy Found Wrapped In Weighted Trash Bag In Frozen CreekRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... After Car Flips In Silver Spring At least one person is injured after a car flipped over in an accident in Montgomery County. Before He Was George H.W. Bush's Service Dog, Sully Trained With Maryland Inmates The America's VetDogs program at the ...

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  3. Autistic student winds up in Baltimore, many miles from home, in school busRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Baltimore Sun

    A 14-year-old autistic student from Montgomery County ended up in Baltimore on Wednesday when his afternoon school bus drop-off did not go as planned, authorities said. The student at Rockville High School was not harmed and was in the custody of the school bus driver and bus attendant throughout the episode, school officials said Thursday.

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  4. Rockville special needs student ends up in BaltimoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WTOP-FM Washington

    School leaders in Montgomery County, Maryland, are trying to figure out how a special needs student got on the right school bus to go home Wednesday, but somehow ended up in Baltimore. The autistic student from Silver Spring is part of the Autism and Deaf and Hard of Hearing program at Rockville High School.

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  5. Why over 100K items make up the DC regiona s 2019 to do list newRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... to work together to solve issues, such as housing and transportation, was also discussed by newly elected Montgomery County, Maryland, Executive Marc Elrich at COG's annual meeting on Wednesday. "We all battle the devil of parking and congestion. ...

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  6. Howard education foundation establishes scholarship honoring former superintendent Sydney CousinRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Baltimore Sun

    ... News outlets report that 33-year-old Tyler Tessier was found dead of apparent suicide early Thursday at Montgomery County Correctional Facility, a year after Laura Wallen's body was found. Laura Wallen, a Wilde Lake High School teacher, was found ...

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  7. Md. Child Reunited With Parents After School Bus MishapRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | NBC Washington

    A family in Montgomery County is breathing a sigh of relief after they were reunited with their child who wound up going all the way to Baltimore on a school bus Wednesday. Spokesperson for Montgomery County Public Schools Derek Turner told News4 that the child was picked up at Rockville High School Wednesday afternoon and was supposed to be dropped off in Silver Spring.

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  8. 'Extremely tough': Brampton firefighters burning up the combat...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 12 | The Brampton Guardian

    ... restaurant. The concept of the challenge began in 1991 with Chief David Gratz of Fire/Rescue Services in Montgomery County, MD. Gratz developed the concept while working with physicians at the University of Maryland who wanted to develop a physical ...

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  9. CWL 2018 #12 Clarksville, MD to Manassas, VARead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 12 | TheWashCycle

    ... area would create a 7 mile trail from E. Gude Road in Rockville to Manor Oaks Park in Brookeville. The new Montgomery County Bicycle Master Plan includes part of this as "Utility Corridor #4", which would extend the existing middle trail in Olney to ...

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  10. MoCo to relocate more than 900 employees to $152M Wheaton HQ by 2020Read the original story

    Wednesday Dec 12 | Business Journal

    More than 900 Montgomery County staffers will be moved from older offices scattered around the county into a new $152 million headquarters facility in Wheaton by summer 2020.

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  11. Montgomery Council gives nod to Marc Elrich's first hiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 11 | The Washington Post

    Members of the Montgomery County Council stand alongside County Executive Marc Elrich at their swearing-in Dec. 3. The Montgomery County Council unanimously approved County Executive Marc Elrich's first three picks for his new administration Tuesday, even as the council's lone female member said Elrich's future choices should reflect the racial diversity of Maryland's most populous jurisdiction. Chief Administrative Officer Andrew Kleine, budget director Richard S. Madaleno Jr. and recreation director Robin Riley are all white, although Riley is a woman, and Madaleno is a gay man.

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  12. U.S. Man Thanks His Friends Novel for Inspiring Him to Win $50,000 LotteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 12 | Al Bawaba

    A Maryland man said he has his best friend's novel to thank for inspiring him to buy a lottery ticket that won him $50,000. The Montgomery County man, identified only as Alex, told Maryland Lottery officials his friend wrote a fictional novel, Sunrise at the American Market, and the tome inspired him and his friends to emulate the characters in the book by meeting for morning coffee at a local convenience store.

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  13. Cecil County Schools Get Middling Grades on New State 'Report...Read the original story

    Tuesday Dec 11 | The Cecil Times

    ... to the state Department of Education, there were 219 schools that received the top five-star rating, with Montgomery County having the most five-star ratings: 50 schools. There were 35 schools receiving the lowest one-star rating and most of ...

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  14. $100M apartment project planned near Glenmont Metro stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 11 | Daily Record

    A joint venture between Elion Partners and Buchanan Partners plans a $100 million multifamily development next to the Glenmont Metro Station in Montgomery County. The developers, based in Miami and Gaithersburg, respectively, acquired the Auden Place apartment complex along with 3.5 acres of land for $34 million.

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  15. Loudoun County Fire and Rescue captain crashes county vehicle, charged with DUIRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 11 | Loudoun Times

    ... involved in an alleged drunken driving crash while using a county vehicle has been set for January. Montgomery County, Maryland, police said Loudoun Fire and Rescue Capt. Brandon Billingsley was involved in a three-car crash around 6:30 p.m. on Nov. ...

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  16. Miscommunications led to false shooter alert at Walter ReedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 11 | Bangor Daily News

    ... responding en masse as they pulled away from their regular policing duties were teams of officers from Montgomery County, Maryland, the jurisdiction that surrounds the installation. Late-afternoon commuters sat snarled in traffic. The facility, ...

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  17. Howard schools score well in state's new star rating system, but ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 11 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... jurisdictions such as Baltimore County, which had 60 percent of its schools rated with four or five stars; Montgomery County, which had 78 percent achieving four or five stars; and Carroll County with 95 percent of its schools rated with four or ...

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  18. Man finds wife on burning bed in Montgomery County, fire department saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 9 | The Washington Post

    A Montgomery County man found his wife on a burning bed, the county fire department said. They credited a smoke alarm and a sprinkler for averting tragedy.

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  19. Howard schools will offer free lunches during winter breakRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 10 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... News outlets report that 33-year-old Tyler Tessier was found dead of apparent suicide early Thursday at Montgomery County Correctional Facility, a year after Laura Wallen's body was found. Laura Wallen, a Wilde Lake High School teacher, was found ...

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  20. How a Teen Girl Got Sexual Consent to Be Taught in Md. SchoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 8 | NBC San Diego

    ... started locally, with help from her friends and her mother, Del. Ariana Kelly, who represents a portion of Montgomery County. Eventually, their efforts had a greater impact. Maryland is now one of the 10 states, plus D.C., that requires public ...

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