An Alexandria Virginia couple is missing after their yacht was found ransacked in the CaribbeanCheryl E PrestonNewsBreak Contributor
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Experience Authentic Cuisine: 5 Unforgettable Mexican Restaurants in Beltsville
This article presents a selection of five Mexican restaurants in Beltsville. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these establishments? If you have, we encourage you to share your experiences in the comments section below.
Drug bust at Montgomery Mall in Bethesda
A shoplifting call turned more serious after Montgomery County police officers responded to an incident at Westfield Montgomery Mall in Bethesda Friday afternoon, February 23, 2024. At least one individual was accused of also possessing a synthetic narcotic, and drug paraphernalia. The shoplifting incident was reported at the mall at 4:27 PM Friday.
Silver Spring's Top 6 Pizzas: A Gastronomic Adventure
This article presents a selection of six pizzas available in Silver Spring. Have you had the chance to taste any of these yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
Alexandria Feb 25 Weekly Crime Report: 241 Incidents and 5 Crime Stories
Alexandria Feb 25 Weekly Crime Report: 241 Incidents and 5 Crime Stories. During the last week, Alexandria reported a total of 241 crime cases, with the most common type being 'Other' accounting for 69 cases, closely followed by 'Theft' with 66 cases. 'Assault' and 'Argument' stood at 28 and 21 cases respectively, indicating a significant number of violent incidents. 'Suspicious Situation' and 'Vandalism' were reported 17 and 14 times respectively, while 'Arrest' incidents were noted 13 times. Less frequent yet concerning were 'Trespass' with 6 cases, 'Robbery' with 3, and 'Burglary' with 2 cases. It's worth noting that despite the high number of crimes, severe crimes like 'Shooting' and 'Domestic Related' were each reported only once, suggesting that while crime is prevalent, the severity is relatively low.
Thunderstorms With Hail, 65 MPH Winds Threaten Northeast As Temps Soar Mid-Week: Forecasters
Sunday, Feb. 25 could be the last day of winter chill for several days with temps in the low 40s and sunny skies, the National Weather Service says. Monday will be warm and sunny as temperatures rise to the mid-50s. Tuesday will reach near 60 degrees and will be partly sunny with a chance of rain in the afternoon and evening.
New Paws, New Love: Adopt Dogs Today in Highland, MD
Whether you're thinking about adopting a pet or simply delight in watching cute animals, you'd find a plethora of endearing pets awaiting adoption at animal shelters across and close to highland..
4 injured after crash involving 3 vehicles in Montgomery County
MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Md. (7News) — Four people were injured early Sunday morning after a crash involving three vehicles with entrapments in two vehicles, according to Pete Piringer with the Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Service (MCFRS). Piringer said MCFRS crews responded to the crash on New Hampshire Avenue and...
DC SNAP recipients begin receiving extra temporary benefits in their accounts
WASHINGTON (DC News Now) — SNAP recipients in the District saw extra benefits loaded on their EBT cards this weekend and it’s all part of the temporary SNAP benefit increase. D.C.’s Department of Human Services started loading the increased snap benefits for January and February on the cards of snap recipients starting last week. The […]
Prince George's County speed cameras may go offline as they transition to new vendor
PRINCE GEORGE'S COUNTY, Md. (7News) — Starting next week, the enforcement of speed cameras in Prince George's County might face disruption and go offline for several weeks. This comes after Prince George's County Police Department (PGPD) officials revealed during a Feb. 22 Prince George County Council meeting that the expiration of a contract with its camera vendor is the reason behind the potential halt.
Juvenile shot and hurt on Green Line train, police say
A young man is seriously hurt after being shot on a Metro car in Southeast D.C. late Saturday, police say. The shooting happened on a Green Line train at the Anacostia Metro Station at about 11:20 p.m., DC police said. The victim was shot several times. He was taken to...
An Alexandria Virginia couple is missing after their yacht was found ransacked in the Caribbean
Police are seeking answers about a missing Virginia couple. Virginia Kathy Brandel and Ralph Hendry of Alexandria, Virginia were living the good life. They had been sailing in Grenada when their family lost contact after February 18.
Man dies in hospital after being stabbed in NE DC, police say
WASHINGTON, D.C. (7News) — The Metropolitan Police Department (MPD) is looking for a suspect after a stabbing incident left one man dead in northeast D.C. Saturday afternoon. At approximately 3:19 p.m., officers responded to a report of a stabbing at Maryland Avenue and Bladensburg Road. When they arrived, they...
Kristin King, an MCPS Teacher and Olney Resident, Gave Birth Last May; Less Than Four Months Later She Received a New Heart
Kristin King, 35, is an Olney resident and MCPS Special Education (Augmentative and Alternative Communication, AAC) teacher at Beall Elementary School. She was diagnosed with Peripartum Cardiomyopathy just weeks after having a cesarean and a few months later received a heart transplant. Below is the the story of her difficult journey:
Intense Debate: Rapid Theft Leaves Shelves Bare at Maryland CVS Stores
NBC Washington - 02/21/2024 03:48:57 PM. A recent incident involving the theft of thousands of dollars worth of merchandise from three CVS stores in Chevy Chase and Bethesda, Maryland, has sparked a flurry of discussion and debate. The thieves, who were masked, targeted beauty products, leaving noticeable gaps on the shelves despite restocking efforts. The thefts, which occurred within an hour on a Tuesday afternoon, have left shoppers and employees alike dismayed.
Man sets himself on fire outside Israeli embassy in DC
Fire officials and police officers in Washington, D.C. responded to a man who set himself on fire outside the Israeli embassy Sunday afternoon.
DC man arrested in California for fatal shooting
WASHINGTON (DC News Now) — The Metropolitan Police Department (MPD) said a man was arrested in California for shooting and killing another man in D.C. MPD said that officers responded to the 900 block of Shepherd St. NW just after 2:40 a.m. on Monday, Feb. 12 after gunshots were heard there. Officers found 32-year-old Jeremy […]
A Peruvian Gastronomic Journey: Explore 3 Must-Try Restaurants in Laurel
In this article, we explore three noteworthy Peruvian restaurants located in Laurel. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these places? If yes, we'd love to hear about your experiences in the comments section below!
Suburban Homelessness Crisis: Dead in the Streets - Who Are They?
Laurel MD.- Nearly six hundred thousand people experienced homelessness in 2022 according to a count conducted by the Department of Housing and Urban Development. Links in this article will not benefit the author.
Several in Custody Following Shots Fired and Hit and Run Saturday Evening
The Montgomery County Police Department (MCPD) responded to the 4100 block of Garrett Park Rd. in Silver Spring for the sound of shots at approximately 5:30pm on Saturday evening. Police tell us that upon arrival officers observed a vehicle leaving the area at a high rate of speed and spoke to multiple witnesses who observed a male shooting a firearm into the woods.
The gas price fluctuate between $2.9 and $3.84 in Alexandria as of 2024-02-25. Find the cheapest station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Sunday is $3.262, a week ago the price is $3.279 , according to AAA.