3 DUI arrests made at sobriety checkpoint

3 DUI arrests made at sobriety checkpoint

Plus: Miss Universe Ireland celebrates her roots at The Irish Inn; Maryland emergency text alerts now available in Spanish

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3 DUI arrests made at sobriety checkpoint

Three DUI arrests were made Saturday night during a sobriety checkpoint installed by Montgomery County police.

The checkpoint was at an undisclosed location as police continue efforts to curb impaired driving and underage drinking. [WDVM]

Miss Universe Ireland celebrates her roots at The Irish Inn

Even COVID-19 couldn’t stop Miss Universe Ireland from making a special appearance at The Irish Inn at Glen Echo.

Fionnghuala (Fig) O’Reilly — who made history in 2019 as the first woman of color to win her title — recently stopped by The Irish Inn to enjoy a meal and some socially distanced live Irish music. [Patch]

Maryland emergency text alerts now available in Spanish

The Maryland Emergency Management Agency has partnered with 211-MD to expand its text alert system to reach more communities.

MEMA users can opt in for emergency text alerts in Spanish with the #MDListo program. [WDVM]

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