In an article dated July 2013, I described how police in Montgomery County Maryland, a D.C. Suburb, shot 14 individuals and killed 9 over the prior three years . This included killing a man with an ice pick, killing a man threatening suicide and killing a robbery suspect after a hostage escaped.
OpEdNews, Wed, Dec 17 2014 @ 01:25 PM
Montgomery County Police motor squad's Santa Ride 2014, to benefit The Children's Inn at NIH, stops at the Olney town center plaza on Wednesday. Officer Robert Ladany and wife Jackie portray Santa and Mrs. Claus.
Gazette.net, Wed, Dec 17 2014 @ 08:37 PM
The question of how Rockville determines the impact of new building development has fueled concerns about overcrowded schools and sparked debate over whether the mayor and City Council even have the authority to change the city's standard in the first place. Councilman Tom Moore has proposed changing the city's adequate public facilities standards - which lays out its policies for controlling how development affects school enrollment, along with other issues such as traffic, and water, sewer, fire and emergency services - to bring the school policy in line with that followed by Montgomery County.
Gazette.net, Tue, Dec 16 2014 @ 07:28 PM
Montgomery officials have scheduled a public session to examine the county school system's child abuse policies and procedures amid heightened concerns about how the district addresses alleged incidents of sexual abuse on school grounds. The action follows an uproar about two arrests for inappropriate touching of students that went undisclosed for weeks at Damascus and Germantown middle schools.
The Washington Post, Wed, Dec 17 2014 @ 01:42 PM
After the longest zoning proceeding in official memory, a Montgomery County hearing examiner has recommended denial of Costco's request to place a 16-pump gas station at its store at Wheaton Westfield mall. Martin Grossman, hearing examiner for the Office of Zoning and Administrative Hearings, said in a 492-page report released Friday that Costco had failed to completely meet the burden of justification for a special exception to existing zoning in the Kensington Heights neighborhood.
The Washington Post, Tue, Dec 16 2014 @ 02:34 PM
The development team revamping a key stretch of Rockville Pike in Montgomery County have opted to drop the old "White Flint" name for "Pike District." It's an attempt to help with rebranding and changing the public's perception of the area from a slow-going, traffic-clogged region to a more walkable, pedestrian-friendly environment.
Business Journal, Wed, Dec 17 2014 @ 08:16 AM
The NTSB has released a preliminary report on the plane crash that left six people dead on December 8. On December 8, NTSB releases prelim. Gaithersburg plane crash report GAITHERSBURG, Md.
WUSA-TV Washington, Tue, Dec 16 2014 @ 03:42 PM
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CBS Local, Tue, Dec 16 2014 @ 03:35 PM