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Select Libraries Begin Year-Round Sunday Service Beginning August 15, the following Montgomery County public libraries will be open on Sundays year-round — except on certain major holiday weekends — from 1 to 5 p.m.:  Bethesda, Germantown, Marilyn J. Praisner, Rockville…

Police Search for Burglary Suspect

Montgomery County police are releasing surveillance photos in hopes of finding a suspect who broke into the Shell gas station at 600 Quince Orchard Road at approximately 6:22 a.m. on July 25. According to police, the suspect stole cash, cigarettes…

Police Blotter

A vehicle-related theft occurred outside of the Bally’s Fitness Center, 188 Kentlands Boulevard, Kentlands, on Friday, July 30 around 5:45 a.m. The adult male victim confronted the suspect who had stolen the victim’s cash and car keys. The suspect, a…

Edwards Charged Again

Gaithersburg police have charged Michael Wayne Edwards Jr. with three additional counts of second degree assault after more victims have came forward since his initial arrest last month. Edwards was originally arrested on July 29 for allegedly spraying semen on…

Mike at the Movies

“The Other Guys” (PG-13) *** I’m sorry, but I just couldn’t start laughing at this film, no matter how hard Will Ferrell and the rest of the cast tried to get me started. If it had been Steve Carell doing…

Storm Cleanup Continues in Gaithersburg

Cleanup continues throughout Gaithersburg, especially in the Olde Towne area where extensive tree and property damage were reported in several neighborhoods following the severe early morning storm. Ten hours after the first storm rolled through the area more wicked weather…

Gaithersburg Hit Hard by Storm

Some residents are describing their Olde Towne and Deer Park neighborhoods as resembling a “war zone” after this morning’s severe weather toppled and uprooted trees, downed power lines and even blew off a roof from a landmark commercial building. City…

Severe Storm Awakes Gaithersburg

Uprooted trees and branches are littering local roads, standing water is beginning to recede in some spots and about 150 traffic signals are dark in Montgomery County after a severe thunderstorm rolled through the area before 7 a.m. this morning.…

Edwards Arrested Again

Gaithersburg police have charged Michael Wayne Edwards, Jr. with three additional counts of second degree assault after more victims have came forward following his initial arrest last month. Edwards was originally arrested on July 29 for allegedly spraying semen from…

Police Search for Gaithersburg Burglary Suspect

Montgomery County police are releasing surveillance photos in hopes of finding a suspect who broke into the Shell gas station at 600 Quince Orchard Road at approximately 6:22 a.m. on July 25. According to police, the suspect stole cash, cigarettes…