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Maryland Man Gets 39-Month Prison Sentence For $490K Fraud Scheme

Acting U.S. Attorney Stephen M. Schenning announced Tuesday a Montgomery County, Maryland man was sentenced to 39 months in prison for aggravated identity theft and bank fraud. Fifty-year-old Warren Moon convinced his victims to refinance their home loans, by representing … Continue reading

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Baltimore County Considering Legislation To Ban Circus Acts With Wild, Exotic Animals

Baltimore County and Montgomery County councils are considering legislation that would ban circus acts with wild and exotic animals. Sixth District Councilwoman Cathy Bevins has introduced a bill to ban exotic animal shows, with a vote planned for September 26. … Continue reading

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County Executive Rushern L. Baker Released Statement Regarding Approved Funding For Purple Line

Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III released a statement Tuesday regarding funding for the Purple Line. The County secured full funding for the critical infrastructure project that will improve transportation and relieve congestion along its 16-mile corridor. “This … Continue reading

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Settlement Reached With Montgomery County Regarding A Civil Rights Violation Of A Gaithersburg Man

Patricia Via, Montgomery County’s chief of litigation, said a settlement had been reached in a civil rights lawsuit against county officers who utilized a Taser on a Gaithersburg man during a 2013 arrest. The man, later identified as Anthony Howard … Continue reading

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Duck Duck Goose Announces Opening Of Second Location In Fells Point

Bethesda’s Duck Duck Goose is expanding to Fells Point. The new restaurant will move into the space that previously housed Bad Decisions at Fleet and Washington streets. The owner of the French bistro, Chef Ashish “Al” Alfred, developed a deep … Continue reading

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3 Men Charged In Connection With Killings Of Two Maryland Teens

On Thursday, a grand jury indicted three men on murder charges in the deaths of two Northwest High School seniors. Police discovered the bodies of the slain teens in a car on the night before their high school graduation.

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Two People With Toddler Arrested In Road Rage Incident On Baltimore Beltway

On Sunday, a road rage incident on Interstate 95 and Interstate 495 prompted a police investigation. A woman and man in a Mitsubishi Lancer with a Pennsylvania license plate flashed a gun at a driver in another vehicle. Police responded … Continue reading

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NWS Confirms EFO Tornado Touched Down In Montgomery County Monday

On Monday, an EFO tornado – the weakest category on the Enhanced Fujita scale – touched down in Montgomery County, according to the National Weather Service (NWS). A tornado touched down about 3:48 p.m. in the Silver Springs area, bringing … Continue reading

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Founder And CEO Of Hammer & Nails Grooming Shop Announces Plan To Expand To Maryland

Hammer & Nails Grooming Shop for Guys, a California-based salon featured on ABC’s Shark Tank, announced Tuesday that it will be expanding to Maryland. The first location in Owings Mills is set to open within the next six months. The … Continue reading

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U.S. Census Bureau Report Shows Baltimore Population Reaching 100-Year Low

Last week, the U.S. Census Bureau reported the number of people leaving Baltimore had doubled. The report was released as city leaders celebrated signs that appeared to show a slight population gain.

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