Richard Montgomery High alum advances in Jeopardy
Isaac Applebaum of Bethesda, a Richard Montgomery High School graduate, advanced to the semifinals of the Jeopardy National College Championship.
He is a junior at Stanford University. [Montgomery Community Media]
Lawmakers grill Metro over its handling of defective rail cars
U.S. Rep. Jamie Raskin on Wednesday questioned why Metro officials concealed for four years mechanical issues with new-model subway cars, warning that the transit system was risking the public’s faith in its safety.
“Safety is obviously a central issue for ridership,” Raskin said at a hearing of the House Oversight and Reform Committee’s government operations subcommittee. [Capital News Service]
Taco restaurant coming to Arrive Silver Spring building
A veteran restaurateur from the Baltimore area plans to open a taco restaurant in Silver Spring, according to a liquor license application filed with the county.
Carlos Ulloa has applied for a license for Tacosway Mexican Grill, in the apartment building that was The Point Silver Spring. [Source of the Spring]
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