Donations to help the residents impacted by the fire and explosion at Friendly Garden Apartments in Silver Spring can made at www.mhpartners.org/
According to Chief Spokesperson for Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Pete Piringer, as of Saturday roughly half of the original 200 residents displaced were able to re-occupy. Several of the surrounding buildings that had lost water, gas, and electric services now have them restored.
Residents that live in buildings that are still ‘unsafe to occupy’ were able to retrieve medications and other personal belongings with assistance from MCFRS.
On Saturday, debris on exterior of the building continued to be removed and examined. There were no additional canine alerts regarding human remains.
During a press conference on Friday it was announced that investigators had found a cut gas line in the basement of the building. It is believed that a maintenance worker that was addressing a plumbing problem in the building cut the wrong pipe. Authorities are still looking to determine the exact cause.
Time Square Jewelers at 100 Gibbs St Unit E in Rockville has announced it will be closing on December 23, 2023.
Takoma Park Police has announced that following a thorough investigation of a bomb threat at a drag event that was being held at Motorkat on the 6900 block of Laurel…
Detectives from the Special Victims Investigations Division (SVID) is asking for the public’s assistance in locating Genesis Flores, a missing 13-year-old from Silver Spring.
Earlier this year we let you know that Planet Fitness announced it will be opening new locations at 6881 New Hampshire Ave. in Takoma Park (now open) and 2201 Randolph Rd….
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