ROCKVILLE, Md. (AP) — Montgomery County is freezing most hiring and purchasing through June to help close a $179 million budget shortfall. The Washington Post (http://wapo.st/1zyAfJA ) reports Chief Administrative Officer Timothy Firestine also is directing county departments to prepare their 2016 fiscal year budgets assuming a 3 percent spending cut. The 2016 fiscal year…
FREDERICK, Md. (AP) — Commuter transportation is the focus of a meeting that U.S. Rep. John Delaney is holding with elected officials from Frederick and Montgomery counties. The agenda for Thursday’s discussion in Frederick includes Interstate 270, MARC rail expansion and the Corridor Cities Transitway. That’s a proposed route for buses only between the Shady…
WASHINGTON — A water main break forced the closure of Massachusetts Avenue in Bethesda on Friday evening. Southbound lanes reopened overnight but northbound lanes remain closed from Westmoreland Circle at the Maryland/D.C. line and Duvall Drive for repair crews. The Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission said a 12-inch water main broke, flooding the street with water.…
On a cold Friday night, a crowd gathered in the cul-
of Drop Forge Lane, just steps away from a home where a plane crashed on
Addressing a group of business and community leaders in Bethesda, Gov.-elect Larry Hogan discussed the state\’s financial problems and asked for everyone\’s help to close a budget shortfall.
Investigators say a man arrested on attempted kidnapping and
assault charges is considered a suspect in other assaults in Montgomery County.
An American nurse exposed to Ebola in Sierre Leone will be admitted to the National Institutes of Health Thursday.
The community is rallying to raise not only money but items Ken
Gemmell says he and his daughter desperately need after losing their family and
home in Monday\’s plane crash.
Montgomery County police are investigating a fatal accident that occurred on Georgia Avenue in Silver Spring, Maryland Wednesday morning.
Years before the deadly plane crash that a fire chief
called \”a tragedy for the county,\” a neighborhood group around Montgomery County
Airpark warned that approaching aircraft threatened homes below.
Most malls are crowded with harried holiday shoppers now, but White Flint Mall in Rockville is nearly silent, and a bit creepy.
Federal transportation investigators say a plane that crashed less than a mile from the Montgomery County Airpark pitched and rolled steeply and a alarm fired warning that the plane could stall not long before the fiery crash that killed six people.
Officials have identified all six victims killed when a plane crashed into a neighborhood near the Montgomery County Airpark.
One of the two most important precautions a person can take is
to identify two ways out of every room in their home .
The air traffic calls from the pilot of the jet that crashed into a Gaithersburg neighborhood showed no distress moments beforehand.