Montgomery County Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Montgomery County, MD. (Page 8)

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  1. MD Playground damaged by fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | WUSA-TV Washington

    MD Playground damaged by fire Playground equipment in Germantown was damaged by fire on Wednesday evening, Montgomery County Fire officials reported.

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  2. Wal-Mart shelves plans for Aspen Hill siteRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Gazette.net

    Wal-Mart Stores has withdrawn plans to open a 118,000-square-foot store in Aspen Hill because of the “uncertain length” of Montgomery County's planning and regulatory processes, the developer of the site said Tuesday.

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  3. Search Is On For Driver Who Injured Bicyclist In Hit-And-RunRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 13 | CBS Local

    MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Md. - What was supposed to be a nice bike ride nearly turned fatal for one man who was hit by a fast-moving vehicle in a rural part of Montgomery County.

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  4. Overturned Dump Truck Causes Traffic Problems in RockvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | NBC Washington

    ... Administration said. The truck overturned near the exit for Montrose Road about 2:30 p.m., according to Montgomery County police. All lanes reopened by 5:15 p.m., but there were still major residual traffic delays. A man and a woman from the ...

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  5. Strategic Top 100: North American Infrastructure 2014 ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Infrastructure USA

    ... billion project is structured as a P3 and includes 16 miles of light rail line extending from Bethesda in Montgomery County to New Carrollton in Prince George's County, and provides a direct connection to the Metrorail Red, Green and Orange Lines, ...

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  6. Suspicious fire destroys Germantown playgroundRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 13 | WTOP-FM Washington

    Pete Piringer, of Montgomery County Fire and Rescue, says that a passerby reported a fire at the Cedar Valley neighborhood playground on Seneca Falls Drive next to the Sally Ride Elementary School, on Seneca Falls Drive, shortly before 9 p.m. Piringer says firefighters successfully put out what he called a "spectacular" blaze with lots of smoke, ... (more)

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  7. Read Full ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | WFMD-AM Frederick

    It's been 3 years since Montgomery County resident Warren Weinstein was kidnapped by Al-Qaeda in Pakistan, and he continues to be held.

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  8. Md. church leader to be sentenced for child sex abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | WUSA-TV Washington

    A former Montgomery County megachurch leader will be sentenced Thursday for sexually abusing three boys in the 1980s and 1990s.

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  9. Wal-Mart drops plans to build store in Aspen Hill, citing Montgomery zoning delayRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 13 | The Washington Post

    Wal-Mart has scuttled plans for a new store in Montgomery County's Aspen Hill neighborhood , citing uncertainty about the length of the county's development approval process.

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  10. Md. Man Remains Al-Qaeda Prisoner 3 Years LaterRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 13 | CBS Local

    ... ears while working as a U.S. government contractor in Pakistan. He frequently traveled back to his home in Montgomery County to see his family.

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  11. Wal-Mart backs out in MarylandRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 13 | WTOP-FM Washington

    Wal-Mart has withdrawn its plan to build a supercenter in Aspen Hill, but the landowner said Tuesday it is optimistic other retailers will still find the Montgomery County site of interest.

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  12. Education is key to concussion safetyRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Gazette.net

    With Wednesday's first day of practice for fall sports across Montgomery County Public Schools comes the return of a prevalent issue that has swept the sporting world more intensely in recent years: Concussions.

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  13. Elementary students will get produce through federal moneyRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Gazette.net

    Three public Montgomery County elementary schools serving low-income students are getting free fruits and vegetables this coming school year.

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  14. Montgomery County fair kicking off 66th annual run in GaithersburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 | Gazette.net

    Have you ever wanted to watch a calf being born, see two monster trucks do a simultaneous back flip or witness the crowning of a king and queen? You'll have the chance when the Montgomery County Agricultural Fair returns to Gaithersburg this week.

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  15. Teenagers in 4-H learn responsibility raising livestock for the fairRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 | Gazette.net

    Lauren Dallas, 15, of Clarksburg is entering some of her chickens into the Montgomery County Agricultural Fair for the first time this year.

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  16. Controversial method at heart of pilot program in schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 | Gazette.net

    ... in which they used tablets and nonelectronic letter boards to help them communicate in the classroom. The Montgomery County Public Schools students - who have dubbed themselves “The Real Boys” - were able to participate in general ...

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  17. Dickeya s Barbecue Pit reopens in Germantown, plans to apply for liquor licenseRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 6 | Gazette.net

    ... a Dickey's restaurant in Cortland, N.Y. The center's previous barbecue pit – the only Dickey's in Montgomery County - closed in January, because it didn't meet the standards set by Dickey's, a franchise chain based in Dallas, Hickin said. The ...

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  18. Gaithersburg filmmaker to screen short film at NYC festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 | Gazette.net

    ... Gaithersburg and graduated from Towson University in 2010. He lived in L.A. for a year and moved back to Montgomery County about six months ago. While in L.A., Worthington reconnected and worked with other Towson graduates who moved to the West ...

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  19. Frick: School construction top priorityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 | Gazette.net

    Despite the incumbent advantage and the strength of the Democratic Party in Montgomery County, Rep. C. William “Bill” Frick, a Bethesda Democrat, says he isn't taking anything for granted as he runs for re-election Nov. 4. Frick, a lawyer, was appointed to the District 16 seat in 2007 and was re-elected in 2010.

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  20. Germantown Wal-Mart donates $2,000 to help autistic childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 | Gazette.net

    ... in grants to three local organizations. The Rocky Hill Middle School in Clarksburg received $2,500; the Montgomery County Police Department $2,000; and Operation Second Chance, a nonprofit based in Germantown that provides services for veterans, ...

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