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The Washington Post
All Opinions Are Local: How Silver Spring came to be
You could ask five residents what Silver Spring's boundaries are and receive five different answers, ranging from a neighborhood near the D.C. line to a city the size of the District of Columbia itself.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
John Oa Malley seeks District 4 council seat
When John O'Malley worked at the Food and Drug Administration, he said he saw many of his coworkers leave Montgomery County and even Maryland to avoid the taxes levied by the county and state.
Montgomery County launches program to raise stormwater awareness
To educate Montgomery County residents about the harmful effects of stormwater pollution, the county's Department of Environmental Protection has launched “Caching the Rain,” a stormwater awareness geotrail.
Police: 1 injured in burglary, robbery in Silver Spring
According to Montgomery County police spokesperson Capt. Paul Starks, the incident happened along the 1600 block of Overlook Drive in Silver Spring at approximately 10:45 a.m. Police: 1 injured in burglary, robbery in Silver Spring According to Montgomery County police spokesperson Capt.
Police investigate fatal motorcycle crash in Silver Spring
Police investigate fatal motorcycle crash in Silver Spring Police in Montgomery County are investigating a fatal motorcycle accident that occurred on Aug. 14 in Silver Spring.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
The Summerville Journal-Scene
Donald D. Clark
Chaplain Donald D. Clark, a former resident of Summerville, died August 17, 2014 in Silver Spring, MD at Riderwood Village at the age of 88. He retired from the US Army with the rank of Colonel having served 26 years and was an ordained minister in the Church of God denomination.
The Washington Post
Takoma and Takoma Park share a hippie history that lingers today
Takoma Park, you see, is a city in Maryland bordered roughly by Piney Branch Road to the west, Flower Avenue and Carroll Avenue to the north, University Boulevard and New Hampshire Avenue to the east and Eastern Avenue to the south.
Montgomery choosing teachers to fill new leadership roles
About 100 Montgomery County teachers have applied to participate in a new program to help direct the county's best educators to school and project leadership roles.
Police investigate shooting in Silver Spring
Police investigate shooting in Silver Spring SILVER SPRING, Md. -- Montgomery County Police are investigating a shooting that occurred Wednesday night on Piney Branch Road in Silver Check out this story on WUSA9.com: http://on.wusa9.com/1oUv42S SILVER SPRING, Md.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Media Day At Wallops For NASA Hurricane Airborne Mission
As the Atlantic Ocean's hurricane season hits its peak, media are invited to visit NASA's latest airborne hurricane research mission using remotely piloted aircraft on Thursday, Sept.
Can Delinquent Condo Owners Be Exposed?
If you live in a condominium and you are delinquent on your monthly assessment, can your association disclose your name? If you live in a Montgomery County, Maryland condominium, the answer is yes.
Alt rockers Chevelle set to play Fillmore Silver Spring
Alternative metal outfit Chevelle has managed to keep their sound fresh while honoring their hits over the last 15 years, providing for a career-spanning set available to hear at their concert Tuesday at The Fillmore Silver Spring.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Police looking for hit-and-run driver
Montgomery County police continue to look for what they believe is a silver Toyota 4Runner that may have been involved in a hit-and-run collision with a bicyclist in Laytonsville on Aug. 9. The bicyclist was identified as Kurt Zwally, 44, of Silver Spring.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Democratic party chairman focused on future
As the new chairman of the Montgomery County Democratic Central Committee, Kevin Walling said he plans to take the party back to basics focusing on engaging members, fundraising and supporting party nominees in the Nov. 4 general election.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Woman Missing From Montgomery County
Missing woman Evi Yancey, 29, who lives in a group home in the 4700 block of Bel Pre Road.
Now Playing Onstage in Norfolk - Week of 8/17/2014
LLOYD DOBLER EFFECT Sandler Center for the Performing Arts 8/20-8/20/2014 he Lloyd Dobler Effect's band name comes from the main character in the 1989 movie "Say Anything" starring John Cusack , where Lloyd Dobler held a large boombox over his head outside of his girlfriend's window and blasted "In Your Eyes" in an effort to describe his feelings ... (more)
Sat Aug 16, 2014
The Washington Post
As repairs continue, still no opening date for long-delayed Silver Spring transit center
Punching about 2,000 holes in a concrete building plagued by cracks and design problems doesn't sound like such a hot idea.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Better than the box: CapMac food truck to sell gourmet macaroni and cheese at Montgomery County fair
Bill Ryan/The Gazette Josh Warner, of Silver Spring, cooking an order in his CapMac food truck, that specializes in gourmet macaroni and cheese, at the Montgomery County Agricultural Fair, in Gaithersburg, on Saturday August 9, 2014.
Quick Hits: Boyz II Men, Jimmy Buffett and a oeMacbetha all on tap this weekend
It's been a long, tough week for a lot of folks out there. The passing of a comedic genius and icon, as well as unrest in the U.S. and abroad, make it hard to really focus on entertainment.