Breast cancer risk may increase with an IUD
A new study out of the journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology finds the levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system or progesterone-releasing IUD, may be associated with a higher than expected incidence of breast cancer.
3 Md. Teenagers Seriously Injured In Accident
Around 1:20 a.m., police and fire crews responded to the area of Hines Road and Macduff Avenue in Olney.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
Music festivals are a week away
Musician Marcus Johnson, who was raised in Silver Spring, will play with his band at the Silver Spring Jazz Festival on Sept.
MoCo WOW Houses: $1.1M Storybook Colonial; $2.1M Estate with Pool ; $1.2M Home with In-Law Suite
The home features a country kitchen with stainless steel appliances and a sunny family room with French doors opening to the private back garden.
Thousands miss deadline for Montgomery immunization records
Thousands of Montgomery County Public Schools seventh-graders and their families missed a deadline to prove that students received vaccinations newly required by the state, county health officials said.
Experimental Canadian Ebola vaccine wouldn't reach Africa before 2015
Human trials of Canada's experimental Ebola vaccine are expected to start in the United States this fall, but, like other vaccine candidates headed for accelerated testing in humans, the Canadian-developed injection will not be deployed to the West African outbreak until next year at the earliest.
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Former City cop pleads guilty to animal cruelty
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Thu Aug 28, 2014
3-Year-Old Falls From Third Floor Apartment Window
A 3-year-old boy is recovering after falling from a third floor apartment window Thursday evening in Silver Spring.
The Washington Post
Fence fight: Montgomery judge to consider who owns trail land along Purple Line route
The outcome of a trial held Thursday in Montgomery County over whether a fence behind a Chevy Chase home is on county-owned property intended for a light-rail Purple Line could affect dozens of homeowners along a wooded trail between Bethesda and Silver Spring.
Asbury Park Press
What do you spend on back-to-school items?What do you spend on...
What do you spend on back-to-school items? Back-to-school sales are second only to Christmas for retailers.
The Bernice Kish Gallery September 2014 Exhibit
Two-person Exhibit in the Bernice Kish Gallery for September, 2014 The Bernice Kish Gallery at Slayton House, 10400 Cross Fox Lane, Columbia, Maryland, is pleased to announce the opening exhibit in the galleries for the 2014-2015 gallery season.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Police search for hit-and-run driver
Police search for hit-and-run driver A pedestrian was taken to the hospital after a hit and run in Maryland on Thursday.
We Wanna Be Friends With Causwell's Adam Rosenblum
Former Flour + Water sous chef Adam Rosenblum probably never imagined as a dishwasher at a tiny restaurant in Silver Spring, Maryland that he would one day open his own restaurant in San Francisco, Causwells .
Takei doc gets AFI screening
AFI Silver Theatre and Cultural Center presents "To Be Takei," a documentary that follows George Takei and his husband Brad, for two showings on Tuesday and Thursday at 7:30 p.m. The film looks at Takei's beginnings as a child in a World War II internment camp to his rising fame from "Star Trek."
Former police officer pleads guilty to animal cruelty
A former Baltimore City police officer accused of killing his girlfriend's puppy has pleaded guilty to one count of aggravated animal cruelty.
Friends of the Capital Crescent Trail file lawsuit over proposed...
SILVER SPRING, Md. A trail advocacy group has filed a federal lawsuit that alleges the route of Maryland's proposed Purple Line would harm an endangered species.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
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.