The Montgomery County Police Department is investigating the suspicious death of an adult male in the Bel Pre area of Silver Spring as a homicide Sunday. Police investigate suspicious death as homicide in Montgomery County The Montgomery County Police Department is investigating the suspicious death of an adult male in the Bel Pre area of Silver Spring as a homicide Sunday.
WUSA-TV Washington, Sun, Jan 25 2015 @ 05:59 AM
Since 1979, Peter Flynn has been a special education teacher at Bethesda-Chevy Chase High School in Montgomery County. On Friday, the 61-year-old Silver Spring man was arrested after a grand jury indicted him on one count of possessing child pornography, another for distributing child pornography.
WTOP-FM Washington, Sat, Jan 24 2015 @ 11:16 AM
Crews respond to White Oak laundry mat fire Montgomery County Fire Department is responding to a laundry mat in White Oak, Md. Friday evening, officials said.
WUSA-TV Washington, Fri, Jan 23 2015 @ 07:26 PM
A special education teacher at Bethesda-Chevy Chase High School faces up to 30 years in prison on federal charges of distributing and possessing child pornography. He faces a maximum of 20 years in prison if convicted of distributing pornography.
Patch.com, Fri, Jan 23 2015 @ 05:25 PM
The 19th Annual Maryland State Police Polar Bear Plunge at Sandy Point State Park began with the Super Plunge on Friday morning. The 19th Annual Maryland State Police Polar Bear Plunge at Sandy Point State Park began with the Super Plunge on Friday morning.
The Baltimore Sun, Fri, Jan 23 2015 @ 05:46 PM
To combat the rising heroin overdose problem in Montgomery County, police officers will train to administer the drug naxolene, commonly known as Narcan, a medication that quickly reverses the effects of a heroin overdose. In Montgomery County alone, there are an estimated 14,000 heroin users every day, says State Attorney John McCarthy.
Patch.com, Fri, Jan 23 2015 @ 04:32 PM
A majority of residents who attended public hearings on Thursday support later school start times - also known as bell times - in Montgomery County, allowing teenagers to get more sleep. Students at two hearings testified how tired they were from late nights of homework coupled with early alarms to get to school on time, according to WTOP .
Patch.com, Fri, Jan 23 2015 @ 03:17 PM
Parents in Montgomery County made impassioned pleas Thursday for later high school start times, telling personal stories of teenagers who barely function in the pre-dawn darkness , fall asleep during early classes and fight chronic exhaustion. In two public hearings, an overwhelming majority supported shifting the hours of the school day, some bringing handmade placards and others attending with pajama-clad children.
The Washington Post, Fri, Jan 23 2015 @ 03:13 PM