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Foreign Exchange Students Will Be Barred from 18 High Schools Next Year

Crowded classrooms blamed for decision to deny placements at all but eight schools

Jurors Convict Man in 2018 Killing of North Bethesda Woman

Involuntary manslaughter, arson verdicts returned in case where victim's body was burned

County Executive Laments Office Space Vacancies

Council members say Elrich has struck the right tone on economic development, but want to see action

County’s On-Demand Bus Service Debuts

Ride On Flex six-month trial program offers a way to get to transit hubs in Rockville, Wheaton during peak hours


Man Accused of Soliciting Sex From Girl Facing Grand Jury

Defense lawyer expects indictment in Silver Spring human trafficking case

Opinion: Everybody Loses the Blame Game

County’s emergency communications system crisis has been building for years


County Man Gets 12 Years Behind Bars for Drug Distribution Conspiracy

Prosecutors say one customer died after using painkiller

Tenants Gain New Rights To Break Leases Early

Delays in fixing health and safety code violations at apartments were catalyst for county legislation

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House Puts Pressure on FAA To Reduce Airplane Noise

Plus: Citing financial concerns, county nonprofit fires two directors; Montgomery remains largest county in state; County delegate appointed to state group studying legalization of marijuana


Sold in Bethesda, Chevy Chase and Potomac: June 18-25

Notable homes sold in the past week

Trial Begins in Sex Assault Case Where Liaisons Were Arranged Via Dating App

Prosecutors say women did not give consent and were raped


County Council Approves Amendment to Moratorium Policy

Change could allow projects with affordable housing, few student-aged residents to be approved


Anderson Reappointed Planning Board Chairman

Council also picks Partap Verma for vacancy on development advisory panel

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