Next Sunday, Nov. 2, the department is holding the 10th annual blood drive in honor of a father and son who passed away too soon. Carlos Alfaro and Carlos Alfaro Jr. worked at Fire Station 16 in Silver Spring for decades.
WJLA-TV Arlington, Fri, Oct 24 2014 @ 12:23 AM
Wednesday, a woman from Mississippi was convicted of killing a Maryland man who she was in a romantic relationship with Attorney: Woman convicted of killing man 'let jealousy take control' SILVER SPRING, Md. -- Wednesday, a woman from Mississippi was convicted of killing a Maryland man who she was in a romantic relationship with Check out this story on WUSA9.com: http://on.wusa9.com/1tLvBqO SILVER SPRING, Md.
WUSA-TV Washington, Wed, Oct 22 2014 @ 05:38 PM
Montgomery County residents who plan on trick-or-treating on Halloween can borrow a reflective vest from the Maryland State Highway Administration as part of the "Vests for Visibility" program. The vests are designed to be worn over clothing and help drivers see pedestrians who will be out and about on Halloween.
Patch.com, Thu, Oct 23 2014 @ 06:17 PM
In a statement about the case, the state's attorney's office for Montgomery County said that Somuah was found in his bed, dead of a gunshot wound to the head, after he did not show up to work on June 6, 2012. There were no signs of forced entry into his apartment, which was locked.
The Washington Post, Wed, Oct 22 2014 @ 05:01 PM
Detectives from the Montgomery County Police Department are asking for the public's help in locating a missing Bethesda woman. Police are concerned for the emotional and physical welfare of Kathleen Harrington, 56, who was last seen in Rockville on Oct. 8. Kathleen is described as a white woman, 5' 7" tall, and weighs about 190 pounds.
Patch.com, Thu, Oct 23 2014 @ 04:17 PM
Montgomery and Prince George's County officials on Thursday blasted Maryland Republican gubernatorial candidate Larry Hogan for opposing the $2.4 billion Purple Line, which Hogan said the state cannot afford #x201c;right now.#x201d; Montgomery County Executive Isiah Leggett , Montgomery County Council President Craig L. Rice of Germantown and other Democratic officials said the light-rail project would help relieve traffic congestion and spur economic development along stations in areas that need a boost. They hope construction of the 16-mile line, proposed to have 21 stations between Bethesda and New Carrollton in Prince George's County, will start next year.
Gazette.net, Thu, Oct 23 2014 @ 03:40 PM
CBS News reported that the program is being modeled after the International Cultural Center, a community-led program in Maryland that fights violent extremism. "It's a lot harder today to identify folks who are being radicalized because you can do it in the privacy of your own home right in your room and nobody's around," Montgomery County, Maryland, police chief Tom Manger told CBS News.
CBS Local, Thu, Oct 23 2014 @ 01:47 PM
The Republican Governors Association is planning to purchase television ads in the final stretch of the governor's race in heavily Democratic Maryland, according to a GOP source familiar with the group's strategy. Word of the RGA's plans comes on the heels of a visit to Montgomery County on Tuesday by New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie , the organization's chairman, on behalf of Maryland Republican gubernatorial nominee Larry Hogan.
The Washington Post, Wed, Oct 22 2014 @ 09:55 PM