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Review: Olney Ballet Theatre’s ‘The Nutcracker’
There are certain things that start popping up everywhere to mark the Holiday season. Carols on the radio. Decorations on houses and main streets. (Objecting to the fact that both of these are happening closer to Halloween these days is a new tradition, but probably a lost cause.) Old favorite speci
Chesterbrook Academy Preschoolers Donate Food to Local Nonprofit
This post was contributed by a community member. Students at Chesterbrook Academy Preschool in Olney recently donated more than 200 pounds of food to Manna Food Center in Gaithersburg to help stock the organization's shelves and feed local families in need during the holiday season. During the schoo
Detectives Investigate Theft and Assault at Home Depot in Wheaton; Surveillance Photograph Released
Detectives from the Montgomery County Police Department – Major Crimes Division continue to investigate a theft and the assault of two employees of a Home Depot store that occurred in Wheaton. Today, investigators are releasing a surveillance photograph of the suspect and are asking for the public’s
Five Things to Know for Dec. 14 in Montgomery County
It’s Friday, Dec. 14, and here are five things to know in Montgomery County. 1. Elrich Listening Tour: County Executive Marc Elrich’s listening tour will make three more stops; his next session takes place Saturday, Dec. 15 from 3 to 4:30 p.m. at Bethesda-Chevy Chase High School.
Bomb Threats Reported In Montgomery County And Across The Nation
BETHESDA, MD — Police say they are responding to several bomb threats in Montgomery County Thursday amid a wave of similar threats across the United States. "The Montgomery County Police are aware of bomb threats made via email across the county," police wrote in a tweet. "At this time, it appears t
Video Released of Man Swiping Packages from Germantown Front Doors
Home security cameras caught images of the same man involved in the theft of packages from the front porches of two homes in Germantown, a Montgomery County police statement said.
Silver Spring Restaurant Inspections: Eight Eateries Cited
SILVER SPRING, MD — Do you know how clean your local coffee shop or restaurant is? Find the most recent restaurant and food service inspections in Silver Spring and elsewhere in Montgomery County, performed by the Licensure and Regulatory Office at Health and Human Services.
Howard police arrest four Washington, D.C., residents in Columbia robberies
Four Washington, D.C., residents have been charged in a string of robberies after stealing merchandise, using stun guns and pepper spray on employees at the Nordstrom Rack in Columbia, Howard County police announced Friday.
Autistic Montgomery Co. student gets on wrong bus, ends up in Baltimore
MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Md. -- Montgomery Co. officials say a student from Montgomery Co. public schools ended up in Baltimore on Wednesday afternoon after getting on an incorrect bus after school.
Police looking for suspect after he pulls officer into car during traffic stop in Montgomery County
WHEATON, Md. (FOX 5 DC) - Police are searching for a suspect after they say he pulled an officer into his vehicle and drove off during a traffic stop in Montgomery County, officials say.
Metro To End 'Grosvenor Turnback' On Dec. 17
ROCKVILLE, MD — On Saturday, Metro will end its "Grosvenor Turnback" service pattern and provide double the rush-hour service to four Montgomery County Metro stations, WMATA said.
Free Lyft Rides Offered In Montgomery County During 2018 Holidays
SILVER SPRING, MD — The holidays are a time for friends, family, and loved ones. But if you plan on celebrating with some alcohol, don't get behind the wheel. Instead, arrange for a designated driver, taxi, or a ride sharing service to get you home.
VIDEO: Bomb Threats Reported Across the United States and Southern Maryland
On Thursday, December 13, at approximately 2:10 p.m., police responded to Exploration Drive, in Lexington Park for the reported bomb threat. At least one bomb threat was also reported in Charles County.
Maryland weather: Possible flooding Friday night and Saturday as heavy rain returns
Heavy rain is forecast to return to Maryland late Friday, and meteorologists warned it could bring with it flooding risks into Saturday. The National Weather Service issued a flood watch across Central Maryland from Friday evening through Saturday afternoon.
Rockville Restaurant Inspections: Six Eateries Cited
ROCKVILLE, MD — Do you know how clean your local coffee shop or restaurant is? Find the most recent restaurant and food service inspections in Rockville and elsewhere in Montgomery County, performed by the Licensure and Regulatory Office at Health and Human Services.
Montgomery County 8-year-old boy says man with gun tried to abduct him as he walked from bus stop
SILVER SPRING, Md. (FOX 5 DC) - Police in Montgomery County are investigating after an 8-year-old boy says a man armed with a gun grabbed him and tried to get him into his car. It happened as the boy was walking home from his school bus stop in Silver Spring.
Man stabbed at Westfield Wheaton Mall near DSW, police say
WHEATON, Md. (FOX 5 DC) - A man was stabbed in Westfield Wheaton Mall near DSW Shoes on Tuesday, according to police. Police say officers responded to the mall at around 4:48 p.m. after receiving a report about the stabbing. They found the victim suffering from trauma to the body.
Loudoun County Fire and Rescue captain crashes county vehicle, charged with DUI
A court date for a Loudoun County fire captain 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. 11
Santa Claus Comes To Montgomery County On A Motorcycle: Dec. 12
On Wednesday, December 12, Santa will trade in his sleigh to ride a Harley-Davidson motorcycle during the Police Department's annual Santa Ride that benefits The Children's Inn at NIH. The Department invites residents to stop at any of the predetermined locations to visit with Santa and his motor of
$41M in budget cuts proposed for Montgomery County
ROCKVILLE, Md. - New. County Executive Marc Elrich is proposing budget cuts of over $40 million for the fiscal year. Those cuts would help maintain a satisfactory general fund reserve level for the bond ratings agencies.