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Robert Curry Sr. of Rockville, Maryland was charged for not providing water, shelter food or veterinary care for his seven horses. Animal services originally responded to a report of animal cruelty on July 10. According to a release, they were starving, covered in sores and bites and didn't have water.
18 hrs ago | Circulation
From the Epidemiology Branch and Biostatistics and Bioinformatics Branch in the Division of Intramural Population Health Research, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Bethesda, MD; Glotech, Inc, Rockville, MD ; and Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis . Correspondence to Edwina Yeung, Epidemiology Branch, Division of Intramural Population Health Research, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, 6100 Executive Blvd, 7B03, Bethesda, MD 20892.
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Five Maryland communities have made Livability.com's list of the Top 100 Best Places to Live in the United States: Rockville , Frederick , Towson , North Bethesda and Silver Spring . This was the website's second ranking of small to midsized cities.
Police are building a homicide case against Catherine Hoggle, the 27-year-old Montgomery County woman who went missing for five days and hasn't told police what happened to her two young children. "We keep a ray of hope, but from what she said and what we know about what information that should be provided about them, and that she hasn't contacted them, this is the natural progression for us," said Capt.
MARYLAND HAS long offered candidates for statewide office the option of public financing for their campaigns, but candidates at the local level have to raise money the old-fashioned way. More often than not, particularly in big suburban jurisdictions like Montgomery County, that means going hat in hand to big-money interests, such as developers and public-employee labor unions.
To save a few minutes off on their commute through Virginia, many travelers pay to use the 495 Express Lanes. Now, commuters can get a free week of rides in the fast lanes.
Here are the 10 finalist names to brand and market the White Flint area: • Quartz District • Uptown • Metropolitan White Flint • The Stem • Market District • Slate District • Rockline • Pike District • The Summit • Rocksy That may be the top choice among some of the stakeholders who were presented with a list of new names being pitched to help rebrand the area around the White Flint Metro station in North Bethesda. A group of developers in the area has hired the branding firm Streetsense to help pick the name.
Statistical survey firm Westat, a federal contractor, will pay $1.5 million to settle claims it failed to give equal employment opportunities to thousands of minorities and women in eight states. The Department of Labor's Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs said Wednesday it discovered that the Rockville, Md.-based company used a selection process that "systematically discriminated" against 2,153 African American, 825 Asian American and 35 Hispanic applicants from Oct. 1, 2008, to Sept.
As Montgomery County officials and legislators work to secure more state school funding, they'll have support from Rockville's leaders. The city's mayor and council said Monday that advocating for capital school projects is one of their legislative priorities for the coming year.
Monument Bank will move from its two offices in downtown Bethesda to Park Plaza I in North Rockville later this year. CBRE arranged for the bank to lease 24,000 square feet of space at the Carr Properties-owned Class A office building, located at 2101 Gaither Road.
Health officials have confirmed another case of whooping cough among Montgomery County students, 16 of whom have become sick since an outbreak in the first week of school. The newest case was confirmed Wednesday at Gaithersburg High School, the eighth county public school in less than three weeks with a whooping cough diagnosis.
Bacteria living on human bodies contain genes that are likely to code for a vast number of drug-like molecules - including a new antibiotic made by bacteria that live in the vagina, researchers report in this week's issue of Cell . "They have shown that there is a huge diverse potential of the microbiome for producing antimicrobial molecules," says Marc Ouellette, a microbiologist at the University of Laval's Hospital Centre in Quebec, Canada, who was not involved in the research.
The Tennessee Valley Authority is targeting March 2015 to start loading fuel at the Watts Bar 2 nuclear plant in Tennessee, the federal utility noted recently in documents made public by the Nuclear Regulatory Commission . "Startup testing and system turnovers support a March 2015 fuel load date," TVA said in documents presented to NRC staff July 22. The documents from the briefing were posted on an NRC web site Sept.
Paintings by former and current inmates in the Washington, D.C., prison system that express the challenges of confinement are on display through November at Ingleside at King Farm, 701 King Farm Blvd., Rockville. The exhibit features 28 paintings by men participating in the Lorton Arts Program, an award-winning nonprofit that provides visual arts training and arts-based rehabilitative services to residents of the city's Department of Corrections Detention Facility.
Updated: Tue Sep 16, 2014 05:26 pm
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