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May 4, 2017 | Sonya Burke

Firefighters Investigate Playground Blaze in Clarksburg

Montgomery County firefighters are trying to determine what caused a fire at a playground at Arora Hills Park in Clarksburg on Wednesday afternoon. Fire and Rescue Service spokesperson Pete Piringer said the fire involved play equipment and the surrounding area. He said damages are estimated at $50,000. He said firefighters are working with Park Police. […]

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August 15, 2014 | Krista Brick

Five Things To Know Today, Aug. 15

Here are five things to know today, Aug. 15 in Montgomery County. 1-The “Last Southern Gentlemen” are performing at the Bethesda Blues & Jazz Supper Club (Bethesda Blues & Jazz)  Saturday, Aug. 16 at 7:30 p.m. Find out who they are here. 2- Investigators are still looking into what sparked a fire at a Germantown playground Aug. 12. […]

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August 14, 2014 | Krista Brick

Fire Destroys Germantown Playground

A fire at a Germantown playground caused significant damage to the park Wednesday night. The fire on the playground at the Cedar Valley Community Park in the 21300 block of Seneca Crossing Drive is under investigation and caused less than $100,000 in damages, Montgomery Fire and Rescue spokesman Pete Piringer wrote in a Tweet. Anyone with information is […]

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December 6, 2012 | Staff Writer

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Juveniles Charged with Arson in Rockville

Fire and Explosive Investigators from the Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Service have arrested four juveniles in connection with setting a fire that destroyed a playground located at the Rockville Civic Center on November 21. Montgomery County Fire and Rescue personnel were dispatched shortly after 8 p.m. to the 600 block of Edmonston Drive for […]

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