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  1. New Year's Eve Events in Montomgery County, Maryland Dec. 31, 2014.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Washington Post

    Otus Rockin' New Year Make noisemakers, party hats and other seasonal crafts to ring in the new year. The event - named after Meadowside's mascot owl - includes music, dancing, cider and more.

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  2. Washington-area obituaries of noteRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | The Washington Post

    Louise B. Risk, 89, a writer, researcher and past board member for what is now the Food Animal Concerns Trust from 1995 to 2008, died Mrs. Risk was born Louise Brown in New York City. She was a researcher at the Nelson A. Rockefeller Institute of Government and an English teacher at the Spence School in New York City before moving to Washington in 1956.

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  3. Sebastian Isaksen is suspect in ambulance carjacking, fatal crash, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | The Washington Post

    A crashed ambulance is seen Sunday night in Prince George's County after an incident that left one person dead. Prince George's County Police on Monday named the man who they say carjacked an ambulance involved in a crash that killed a motorist.

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  4. U.S. players abroad, weekend roundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | The Washington Post

    Center back Oguchi Onyewu was in the 18 but did not play in Charlton's 2-2 draw with Blackpool Center back Zak Whitbread was not in the 18 for third-place Derby County's 2-0 defeat at Middlesbrough Welsh-American defender Adam Henley was in the 18 but did not play in Blackburn's 3-1 defeat at Brentford Forward Julian Green, on loan from Bayern Munich, was not in the 18 for Hamburg's 0-0 draw at Freiburg Midfielder Joe Gyau was not in the 18 for Borussia Dortmund II's 2-0 victory at Holstein Kiel Dortmund midfielder Junior Flores is sidelined with a concussion. He scored in the U-19 squad's 1-1 draw with Anderlecht in UEFA Youth League group play.

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  5. Silver Spring's Layhill Overlook: Traditional homes with open feel in a serene settingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | The Washington Post

    The 20.5-acre development in the Aspen Hill area of Silver Spring comprises18 sold-out townhouses and 24 single-family dwellings. "We built our community around the existing temple, but we have no affiliation," says Craftmark Homes' vice president and division manager Ben Chando.

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  6. Hot shooting sparks SpringbrookRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | The Washington Post

    Falu Seck lingered behind the three-point line, watching his shot fall. As soon as it did, the Springbrook guard made two guns with his fingers and blew on them.

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  7. Prince George's County Animal WatchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | The Washington Post

    These were among cases received recently by the Prince George's County Animal Management Division. Call 301-780-7200 for directions to the county animal shelter, hours of operation, and adoption and licensing procedures.

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  8. Montgomery County school board elects new presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | The Washington Post

    The board selected O'Neill in a unanimous vote Tuesday that was followed by a second unanimous vote electing Michael Durso as board vice president. "This is an important time in the history of our school district as we continue to face unprecedented levels of growth and are preparing students and staff to meet higher expectations," O'Neill said in a statement, adding that the board is committed to working with district and county leaders to ensure every child "receives a world-class education."

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  9. Accomplished a " and homelessRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | The Washington Post

    A student seat on the Montgomery County Democratic Central Committee . Field director for the 2014 primary campaign of Del.

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  10. Schools tout scholarship dollars, but many dona t get usedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 7 | The Washington Post

    Sitting with his family, Trevor Gibson, 19, of Takoma Park, Md., is one of many students who received scholarship "offers" that did not translate into usable help for college. In Maryland, the boasts are big: For the second year in a row, state leaders have bragged that Maryland's high school graduates were offered more than $1 billion in scholarships for college. 1 comment

  11. Two lives changed by the 1986 immigration amnesty, with very different resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 7 | The Washington Post

    Walter Torrez and Tomas Villalta share some history. In the early 1980s, they both paid "coyotes" to hurry them across the desert and illegally into the United States.

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  12. Man found slain in Silver Spring home identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 7 | The Washington Post

    A man found slain in his Silver Spring home Saturday has been identified as 26-year-old Jonathan Edward Terril Harris. Montgomery County police said Harris's mother discovered his body at the home they shared on Eagle Rock Place in the Layhill neighborhood.

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  13. U.S. players abroad, weekend roundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 7 | The Washington Post

    Midfielder Brek Shea, on loan from Stoke City, entered in the 71st of Birmingham City's 1-0 defeat at last-place Blackpool Center back Oguchi Onyewu was in the 18 but did not play in Charlton's 1-1 draw at Nottingham Forest Center back Zak Whitbread was not in the 18 for first-place Derby County's 3-0 victory over Brighton Forward Julian Green, on loan from Bayern Munich, was not in the 18 for Hamburg's 2-1 victory over Mainz Forward Terrence Boyd left with a knee injury in the 37th minute of RB Leipzig's 1-0 defeat to first-place Ingolstadt Midfielder Joe Gyau entered in the 61st minute of Borussia Dortmund II's 0-0 draw with Rot-Weiss Erfurt Midfielder Alejandro Bedoya played 90 minutes and scored in the 8th minute of Nantes' 2-1 defeat at first-place Paris Saint-Germain Forward Aron Johannsson played 90 minutes and scored in the 25th during AZ Alkmaar's 2-0 victory over Go Ahead ... (more)

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  14. Man found dead with signs of trauma in Silver Spring homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | The Washington Post

    The 14-year-old boy who was stabbed the Shaw neighborhood of Northwest on Thursday was the victim of robbers who took his sneakers and cellphone, D.C. police said. The youth fled to a Metro station and police found him at Gallery Place with wounds not considered life-threatening.Police said the student was on his way to Hospitality High School when he was accosted about 8 a.m. at Ninth and T streets NW.

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  15. 3BallMTY forges new paths across the global dance floorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | The Washington Post

    Pathfinders don't come more baby-faced than 3BallMTY. Four years ago, the cherubic trio's dizzying dance tracks were stoking such a massive teenage fervor, the Latin music site Remezcla would later call them the "Mexican Jonas Brothers."

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  16. Duncan seeks to revitalize regional civic leadership groupRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | The Washington Post

    In 12 years as the top elected official in Montgomery County, Doug Duncan earned a reputation as a leader who busted through political complacency and bureaucratic lethargy to get things done. Declaring war on "paralysis by analysis," Montgomery's tendency to study rather than act, Duncan successfully championed projects such as redeveloping downtown Silver Spring and constructing the Strathmore concert hall in Rockville.

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  17. Jhen Aiko ready to fill a void in mainstream R&BRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | The Washington Post

    December 2nd, 2014 - JhenAZ Aiko performs at the Fillmore Silver Spring in Silver Spring, MD. Aiko, who served as one of the opening acts for Drake's 2013 Would You Like A Tour? concert tour, released her debut album, Soled Out, in September.

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  18. Ethio Express takes the wait out of Ethiopian cuisineRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | The Washington Post

    The fast-casual market has already swallowed up Mexican burritos, American hamburgers, seasonal salads , Italian pizzas, Vietnamese sandwiches , and it's still hungry for more. Enter Ethiopian natives Yisak Fiseha and Selam Gebreyes, who have fresh meat to feed the beast: their breezy new take on Ethiopian cuisine.

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  19. Little bridge to have big impact on D.C. commutersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | The Washington Post

    Commuters can't see what's killing the District's 16th Street Bridge . The tiny stalactites hanging from the concrete archway are barely visible to motorists passing beneath 16th Street on Military Road NW .

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  20. U.S. players abroad, weekend roundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 30 | The Washington Post

    Center back Oguchi Onyewu was in the 18 but did not play in Charlton's 1-0 defeat to Ipswich Town Center back Zak Whitbread was not in the 18 for first-place Derby County's 2-0 defeat at Leeds Midfielder-defender Fabian Johnson, returning from injury, was not in the 18 for Moenchengladbach's 1-0 defeat at Wolfsburg Forward Julian Green, on loan from Bayern Munich, entered in the 75th minute of Hamburg's 3-1 defeat at Augsburg Left wing Alfredo Morales was not in the 18 for first-place Ingolstadt's 3-0 victory over Bochum Midfielder Joe Gyau , returning from knee injury suffered in U.S. friendly last month, entered in the 70th minute of Borussia Dortmund II's 1-1 draw with Preussen Muenster Midfielder Alejandro Bedoya was in the 18 but did not play in Nantes' 2-0 defeat at first-place Olympique Marseille Forward Rubio Rubin went 90 and scored in the 83rd of Utrecht's 5-1 victory at NAC ... (more)

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