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Montgomery County Man Faces At Least 30 Years in Prison After Jury Finds Him Guilty of Firebombing Gaithersburg Apartment

Man targeted a woman who tried to break up with him, police and prosecutors say

Police: Two of Three Wig Store Robbery Suspects Identified

One was charged with robbery and assault earlier this month

With MCPS Teacher Alongside, Jealous Pitches Plan to Address Lead Poisoning

Democratic governor hopeful unveiled three-point plan on Thursday

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Police Seek Carjackers Who Pepper-Sprayed and Pistol-Whipped Victim at Silver Spring Sheraton

Surveillance photos show crime that took place last week

Group Begins Work on Bill Giving Montgomery County Renters More Protection from Eviction

Silver Spring delegate says just-cause bill would require landlords to give reason for refusing lease renewal

Fire Erupts at Clarksburg Recycling Facility; Quadruple Amputee from Silver Spring Walks Down Aisle on Her Wedding Day

News, announcements and other helpful links for Wednesday morning

MS-13 Member from Silver Spring Sentenced to Life in Prison for Racketeering Conspiracy, Murder

Twenty-eight-year-old was promoted within gang for his role in the 2013 killing, prosecutors say

Montgomery County Police Release Surveillance Photos of Man Wanted for Bank Robberies in Wheaton, Chevy Chase

Same person attempted to hold up a BB&T Bank in Colesville and made off with money in Prince George’s County robbery, police say

Pedestrian Killed Crossing Georgia Avenue on Saturday Night

Police have not released man’s identity

School Notes: MCPS Releases List of Additional Routes by Driver Charged with Sex Offenses

Plus: Sign up for Saturday School, new athletics logo unveiled, Montgomery Blair grad reflects on New York Times internship

Silver Spring Sisters Found Safe, Police Report

The girls, aged 11 and 16, went missing Saturday

Former MCPS Lunch Aide Sentenced to Probation in Child Pornography Case

Terms of probation include no unsupervised contact with children, including online

UPDATED: Rising Junior at Blair High Killed in Monday Evening Shooting

Prince George’s County police obtained two arrest warrants in 16-year-old’s death, attempting to identify a third suspect

Montgomery County Is Home to Some of the Top Private Schools in the State

Three of the top five schools are in Bethesda, according to data site

Teenage Girl Charged as Adult in Assault that Led to Fatal Hit-and-Run on Georgia Avenue

Defendants face assault, murder charges relating to death of Gregory Atwood

Police Seek Help in Finding Silver Spring Sisters

Parents last saw girls, ages 11 and 16, late Saturday night

Democrats Publish Opposition Memo; New Trains Need Fix; Police Seeking Coin Thieves

News, announcements and other helpful links for Tuesday morning

Silver Spring Demonstrators Demand Answers in Police Shooting of Unarmed Black Man

Robert White’s sister, religious leaders, activists march down Colesville Road in protest

School Notes: ‘Evidence of Learning’ Data Available for Deciphering

Plus: Students recognized in national competition, backpack fundraiser underway

Advocates Plan Silver Spring Rally in Response to Body-Camera Footage from Police Shooting

Organizer argues officer could’ve avoided the violent encounter that ended in Robert White’s death

Which is Your Favorite Style of Park Bench?

Montgomery County planners are asking residents to provide input as part of streetscape standards update for downtown Silver Spring

Arts Nonprofit Plans To Build Studio on Silver Spring Library’s First Floor

County prepares a 10-year lease for the 3,930-square-foot space that will first serve as temporary home of U.S. Post Office branch

Highland View Elementary’s Infamous ‘Dirt Room’ Gets A Partial Cleanup

School system is working to excavate, finish off part of the crawlspace in Silver Spring school


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