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Woman Busted Attempting To Sneak Pills Into St. Mary's County Detention Center: Sheriff

A wanted woman is facing new charges after allegedly attempting to bring prison contraband into a Maryland jail, the St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office announced. Lexington Park resident Nicole Anne Kelly, 36, was arrested by sheriff's deputies earlier this month on an outstanding warrant, after which she was transported to the St. Mary’s County Detention Center, a spokesperson for the sheriff’s office said on Wednesday, June 29.
LEXINGTON PARK, MD
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French Bulldog stolen in Temple Hills burglary, police say

PRINCE GEORGE'S COUNTY, Md. - Police are on the lookout for a French Bulldog that was stolen from a home during a burglary last week. Authorities say the puppy, whose name is Kano, was taken by an unknown suspect from an apartment on the 4300 block of Telfair Blvd in Suitland, MD.
TEMPLE HILLS, MD
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Calvert County Independence Day Fireworks Schedules

SOLOMONS, Md. — Calvert County will host two Independence Day fireworks displays this year, one on Sunday, July 3, and the other on Monday, July 4. The Independence Day celebrations will take place at the following locations:. July 3: Chesapeake Beach, MD (Rain Date July 9th) July 4: Solomons,...
CALVERT COUNTY, MD
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Quieter Cars? Police Can Stop Vehicles for Noise Violations Starting Friday

Alexandria residents have mostly had to suffer through the noise from modified vehicles — but starting Friday, the police can do something to help. A Virginia law passed during Gov. Ralph Northam's term meant that police could not pull over vehicles for minor equipment violations, such as broken brake lights or faulty exhaust systems. “A disproportionate number of people pulled over for minor traffic offenses tend to be people of color, this is a contributor to the higher incarceration rate among minorities,” Del. Patrick Hope, D-Arlington, told the Virginia Mercury when the law was passed in 2020.
ALEXANDRIA, VA
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Corporal Lou Emmert’s final roll call

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Occoquan’s Bottle Stop Receives International Accolades

Congratulations to Occoquan’s Bottle Stop Wine Bar! For the third consecutive year, Wine Spectator Magazine has selected this local establishment for its Best of Award of Excellence. This honor is bestowed on fewer than 1,300 restaurants worldwide. The Bottle Stop is one of only 20 recipients in Virginia and the only one in Prince William County!
OCCOQUAN, VA
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Fairfax County adopts new names for Lee District and recently opened community center

Lee District has officially been consigned to the history books. The Fairfax County Board of Supervisors unanimously agreed yesterday (Tuesday) to adopt Franconia District as the new moniker for the magisterial district that represents portions of Springfield, Franconia, Kingstowne, and Hybla Valley. Franconia District Supervisor Rodney Lusk said many residents...
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Alexandria Summer Sidewalk Sale and Restaurant Week Returning in August

ALEXANDRIA, VA -Get excited! Two of Alexandria’s biggest events are around the corner. Don’t miss the Summer Sidewalk Sale or Summer Restaurant Week. All the details are below. Support Good News Journalism, Subscribe >>. Alexandria Summer Sidewalk Sale. August 13, 2022. Throughout Old Town and Del Ray. One...
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