Forest Heights, MD

Out-of-control truck crashes into Washington, DC fireworks stand, killing 2

Two people were killed when an out-of-control pickup truck plowed into a fireworks stand in Washington, DC on Saturday afternoon, cops said. The disaster happened on Minnesota Avenue in the Upper Central Northeast neighborhood after 5:30 p.m., police said at a news conference. The pickup truck was heading north and ran a red light before crashing into a man on a bike and careening into the roadside fireworks stand and its attendant, according to cops. Both the cyclist and attendant were killed. “At this point, preliminarily, we believe the driver was suffering from some kind of medical emergency, but we’re still investigating,” said Metropolitan Police Department Assistant Chief Wilfredo Manlapaz. The driver and a passenger were being evaluated at a local hospital, officials said.
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MSP Leonardtown Barrack Arrests, DUI’s & Warrants Served

On 6/25/2022, Tpr J. Engleman responded to the Family Dollar, located at 21703 Great Mills Road, Lexington Park, MD for the report of someone trespassing. Investigation revealed Shanel Lavonya Gantt, 39 of Beaver Falls, PA had been previously trespassed from the property. Gantt was issued a criminal citation for Trespass: Private Property and was released from the scene.

Assault on Rockville Pike

Rockville City police responded to a report of a 2nd-degree assault on Rockville Pike early yesterday morning, July 2, 2022. The assault was reported along the street in the 1700 block of Rockville Pike at 3:00 AM Saturday.

’Can I Order a Pizza?’: Man Accused of Murdering Ex-Girlfriend’s Husband as the Couple Slept Allegedly Asked for Food Delivery After Bail Hearing

A Virginia man and FedEx employee stands accused of a brutal and bizarre series of events relate to the murder of a non-profit CEO. Joshua Daniel Danehower, 33, stands accused of murdering 32-year-old DonorSee founder Gret Glyer by shooting him several times late last week. The deceased man was shot 10 times, including four times in the head and twice in the neck. The incident occurred inside of the victim’s own home in Fairfax, Va. during the early morning hours as his family slept, police say.

David Ng / Opinion: To the people of Rhode Island, 9-year-old thanks you for your help

To the good people of Rhode Island, third-grader Meera Chand says, "Thank you." In March, The Providence Journal published Meera's letter to the editor asking for help with a school project aimed to understand what is unique about every state in the union. Each student in Meera's class at The Langley School in McLean, Virginia, were assigned to write to a newspaper in each of the 50 states with the hope that each news organization would connect them with their readers.

Brace for impact

The Supreme Court’s decision to abandon 50 years of judicial precedent on a woman’s constitutional right to abortion is sending gigantic shock waves across the nation and through the legal system. Add that to the absolutely damning evidence of Donald Trump’s treasonous attempt to overthrow American democracy in a planned and executed coup. Combined, these judicial and […] The post Brace for impact appeared first on Daily Montanan.
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Langley girls win state tennis title

The combination of season-long hard work and some late post-season tenacity worked as a winning formula that helped the Langley Saxons cap the 2022 girls high-school tennis campaign as state champions. Langley won the Virginia High School League’s Class 6 state tournament by defeating the Cosby Titans, 5-1, in the...
International Business Times

PBS ‘A Capitol Fourth’ 2022: How To Watch Fireworks Display, Performers List

This year will potentially be the most celebratory July 4th many have seen in a while, with the COVID-19 pandemic seemingly behind everyone entirely, and there will be no better way to celebrate than by taking in the festive fireworks displays in various parts of the country, including the Washington DC-based celebration, “A Capitol Fourth,” on PBS.
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Bird-Safe Window Treatments Installed At DNR Headquarters

ANNAPOLIS, Md. – The Maryland Department of Natural Resources and Safe Skies Maryland recently partnered to install special window treatments that reduce and prevent bird collisions with windows at the department’s Tawes State Office Building headquarters in Annapolis. With up to 1 billion birds killed every year by...
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NSWC Indian Head Division Employees Receive Honors In Retirement

INDIAN HEAD, Md. – Naval Surface Warfare Center Indian Head Division (NSWC IHD) honored two of its retired employees in June: former Chief of Staff Darrin Krivitsky and Corporate Operations Department Head Dottie Tackett. Krivitsky was recognized with the Department of the Navy (DON) Meritorious Civilian Service Award, June 21, and Tackett with the DON Civilian Service Commendation Medal, June 23.
Aspen Daily News

Danforth: Unlikely events seem impossible, but still happen

Where exactly was this foodfight? It might be worth seeing some day in Washington, D.C. Cassidy Hutchinson, a White House aide, was relating a story to the House Insurrection Committee last week about a legendary unstable food episode she’d heard of. It mentioned Donald Trump’s inability to leave his food politely on its tray instead of allowing it to end up being slathered on the nearby walls.