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July 19, 2021 | Fran Murphy

Man Falls to Death in Silver Spring

A man fell thirteen stories to his death on Thursday night in Silver Spring. The incident occurred around 11 p.m. at University Towers Condominiums near University Boulevard West and Arcola Avenue,  according to Montgomery County Police, who are investigating. Montgomery County Police spokesperson Rich Goodale texted Friday stating,” “It is a death investigation, but nothing […]

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May 13, 2021 | Suzanne Pollak

Public Hearing Thursday Will Address Bike Lanes Pilot Program on University Boulevard

The Maryland Department of Transportation’s State Highway Administration is holding a virtual preconstruction meeting Thursday night on its plan to build a shared streets pilot project on University Boulevard in Wheaton between Amherst and Arcola avenues. The May 13 virtual hearing will be held from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on MS Teams. Residents are […]

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May 6, 2021 | Suzanne Pollak

Bike Lanes Temporarily Added to University Boulevard in Pilot Program

University Boulevard from Amherst to Arcola Avenues in Silver Spring is expected to become a shared streets pilot project to enable bicyclists to have their own travel lanes this summer until late fall. Maryland Department of Transportation’s State Highway Administration has designed plans with the goal of balancing different forms of transportation to and from […]

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February 24, 2021 | Michael Hernández

Un Hombre es Arrestado Luego de Apuñalar a una Mujer en Wheaton

El Departamento de Policía del Condado de Montgomery (MCPD) arrestó a un hombre por apuñalar a una mujer en Wheaton, el 20 de febrero. Christian Norman, de 32 años y de una dirección desconocida, presuntamente apuñaló a una mujer de 40 años a las afueras de una residencia en la cuadra 2300 de Arcola Avenue, […]

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February 24, 2021 | Michael Hernández

Man Arrested After Stabbing a Woman in Wheaton

The Montgomery County Police Department (MCPD) arrested a man for stabbing a woman in Wheaton on Feb. 20. Christian Norman, 32, of an unknown address, allegedly stabbed a 40-year-old woman outside of a residence in the 2300 block of Arcola Avenue, according to a press release from MCPD. The investigation revealed that the woman and […]

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September 25, 2020 | Jordan Lindsay

Ambulance, Several Other Vehicles Involved in Collision in Wheaton

An ambulance and several other vehicles were involved in a crash in Wheaton on Thursday shortly before 4:00 p.m. Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Service officials say the Wheaton ambulance unit was en route to a call in Kensington traveling southbound on Georgia Avenue in the area of Arcola Avenue when it collided with another […]

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September 6, 2017 | Staff Writer

Man Gets Life in Murder of 72-Year-Old Woman

A 23-year-old man from Northeast Washington received a life sentence Wednesday for the death of a 72-year-old woman in Wheaton, State’s Attorney John McCarthy said. Kwasi Sadler was convicted in the death of Linda Johnston, who was stabbed in her Arcola Avenue home Aug. 6, 2015, according to a statement by Montgomery County police at […]

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March 1, 2017 | Sonya Burke

Winds Toppled Trees and Wires Across Montgomery County (PHOTOS)

Strong winds toppled trees and wires across Montgomery County on Wednesday afternoon. Fire and Rescue spokesperson Pete Piringer said dispatchers fielded dozens of calls within an hour’s time this afternoon. Piringer said there were no reports of serious injuries. At 5 p.m., there were over 1,600 Pepco customers without power in Montgomery County, according to […]

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August 4, 2016 | Sonya Burke

Police Investigate Suspicious Death of 72-Year-Old Woman in Wheaton as a Homicide

UPDATED Montgomery County police officers are investigating the suspicious death of a 72-year-old woman, whose body was found in her home on Arcola Avenue Wednesday afternoon, as a homicide. Police said on August 3rd, at approximately 4:19 p.m., officers from the 4th District responded to the residence in the 2700 block of Arcola Avenue in […]

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March 19, 2016 | Staff Writer

Wheaton Library Closes (VIDEO)

The Wheaton Library has closed so that construction can begin on a new, combined library and community recreation center. Find out more in this report, below: Visit our PEG partner County Cable Montgomery to view more of its local programming.

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