6 hrs ago
Residents urge Congress for accountability at a Silver Spring town hall meeting
Immigration, taxes and the economy took center stage at a town hall meeting at John F. Kennedy High School Thursday with Congressman Christopher Van Hollen Jr. Van Hollen Jr. spoke about jobs and the economy, immigration, and the IRS investigations, among other issues.
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7 hrs ago
Silver Spring Named One of Most Exciting Suburbs in America
The real estate researchers at Business Insider ranked about 140 suburbs across America by how exciting they were, and Silver Spring is number 13. In the survey, the largest suburbs of the nation's 50 biggest cities were ranked by these per capita: nightlife, such as bars, comedy clubs and nightclubs; live music venues; and active life options, ... (more)
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Planners give go-ahead for townhomes at Glenmont MetroCenter
The new Glenmont Metrocenter is taking shape, at least on the books, as Winchester Homes gains planning approval for a new townhouse development in the project.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Gutierrez goes for term number four
Ana Sol Gutierrez is a member of the Maryland House of Delegates from District 18. First elected in 2002, she is running for her fourth term.
The Washington Post
Montgomery Blair High School leads the nation in Intel science finalists
Some time ago, Neil Davey began pondering a question that might not consume the average teenager: How, he wondered, could he effectively detect and isolate circulating tumor cells in a cancer patient's bloodstream? It stayed with him through research and an internship and finally led to Sunday in Washington, where the 18-year-old displayed his work ... (more)
Sat Mar 08, 2014
'Fight the Power'
"Fade 2 Grey," a solo exhibition by artist Adrian Loving featuring six video art installations that explore androgyny, gender roles, fashion and sensationalism of style in '80s pop music through artists such as Patti Smith, David Bowie, Grace Jones, Sylvester, Boy George, Prince and more, opens with a reception tonight from 6-9 p.m. and runs ... (more)
Body found in Anacostia River
Lights from police vehicles flash in the background as a Pentagon police officer guards the crime scene yellow tape line on February 4, 2010 in Washington, DC following a shooting at the Metro entrance to the Pentagon that left two police officers and a civilian suspect wounded and forced the US military headquarters to be put under security ... (more)
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Montgomery Co. Giving Pedestrians More Time to Cross
Montgomery County is about halfway finished with a big project to add time to all 800 of the pedestrian crossings there.
ToDo ToDay: Rye Rye, Persian New Year, and DC Craft Beer Festival
It's easy to forget fiery rapper Rye Rye is only 23. After all, the Baltimore native has been pegged as buzz-worthy for nearly a third of her life; at only 16, she burst out as a live performer, quickly becoming M.I.A.'s protegee.
Sen. King offers funding alternative for school construction
As hope wanes for passing Montgomery County's top legislative priority this session, a group of state lawmakers from the county has proposed an alternative.
Gutierrez goes for term number five
Ana Sol Gutierrez is member of the Maryland House of Delegates from District 18. First elected in 2002, she is running for her fifth term.
Inflectra Earns Kudos For Outstanding Customer Support
Inflectra, the leading software company offering affordable and effective application lifecycle management to customers everywhere has earned high praise for excellent customer relations.
Montgomery council members mull gubernatorial endorsements
Two Montgomery County residents are among the major contenders in the Maryland governor's race, but some County Council members are backing a third major candidate - Lt.
Montgomery campaign financing plan praised at hearing
Montgomery County Councilman Philip M. Andrews' bill to allow public financing of candidates for Montgomery County executive and County Council is headed toward approval.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Silver Alert: Montgomery County Police Ask for Help Finding 63-Year-Old Man
SILVER ALERT On behalf of the Montgomery County Police Department, a Silver Alert is being activated for a missing 63-year-old Asian Male that was last seen just over the border in Silver Spring, MD.
The Washington Post
County exec candidate Duncan says 'time for answers' on Silver Spring Transit Center
One year after an engineer's report called the Silver Spring Transit Center unsafe and unusable without major repairs, Montgomery residents have yet to hear from County Executive Isiah Leggett on how much the fixes will cost and when the problem-plagued bus and train hub will open, Democratic primary challenger Doug Duncan said Thursday.
Trending: Police Officer Charged With Beating Puppy to Death
By Mary Ann Barton Silver Spring, Maryland - A Baltimore City police officer was arrested Wednesday and charged with beating his girlfriend's puppy to death.
Gary Oldman to produce first-ever TV series
Actor Gary Oldman attends the 2011 AFI European Union Showcase screening of "Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy" at the AFI Silver Theatre and Cultural Center on November 21, 2011 in Silver Spring, Maryland.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
American Nurses Foundation and Fresenius Kabi USA Host World Premiere ...
The film will be released nationwide following this event, which corresponds with National Nurses Week.
Police Ask For Public Assistance in Finding Missing Silver Spring Girl
A Silver Spring teenager has been missing for more than a month and Montgomery County Police are asking for the public's help to find her.