July 19, 2019

Over the long Fourth of July weekend, the family took an entertaining trip to the small Indiana town of Hawkins. Hawkins is very much like Germantown; it boasts a hardworking populace, a brave and dedicated police department, curious and smart youth, and a rather large Department of Energy installat...

July 8, 2019

Many drivers were dreading the trip back to work this morning after a long July Fourth Weekend of fireworks, fun, and freedom, and this morning’s weather made that trip ever more frightful. Many drivers in Germantown were met with more challenges than usual on their first trip back to work on Monday...

June 28, 2019

Three teenage girls needed to be taken to the Emergency Room after they were beaten by a group of individuals last Friday evening outside of a public pool in Germantown.

   Montgomery County Police confirmed to Germantown Pulse that the attack occurred on Friday, June 21 at about 6:30 pm at the Germa...

June 28, 2019

The free pizza and bagels have ended, at least temporarily, for members of the five Montgomery County locations of Planet Fitness including the Germantown location, after the County’s health department put the kibosh on the free carb-load this week.

   Planet Fitness notified members that Pizza Night...

June 27, 2019

A 30-year-old Germantown man faces up to 30 years in prison for killing his girlfriend and setting her car on fire back in March of 2018.

   “I am not a violent individual,” said Lunningham to the judge at his bond hearing back in March of 2018. He made that statement moments after the prosecutor fin...

June 9, 2019

Montgomery County Police and Fire Rescue units were called to the 19300 block of Liberty Heights Lane on Saturday night for the report of numerous people trapped after the deck of a townhouse collapsed during a birthday party.

   Units were called to the townhouse where over 100 people were celebrati...

June 7, 2019

Montgomery County Police are investigating a report of gunfire in the 12500 block of Wisteria Drive, which is very near Christa S. McAuliffe Elementary School in Germantown.

   Capt. Thomas Jordan, a spokesman with MCPD, confirmed to Germantown Pulse that officers from the 5th District in Germantown...

May 31, 2019

Members of the junior class at Seneca Valley were celebrating their new status as leaders of the school on Friday, and it led to the police being called to the school for fear of an active shooting incident was taking place at the Germantown school.

   According to a letter sent home from Principal M...

May 31, 2019

Montgomery County Police are investigating a sexual assault of a middle school girl which occurred at the Germantown Community Center earlier this week.

   Police confirmed that the unidentified victim’s mother called police on Wednesday, May 28 to report that her 14-year-old daughter was sexually as...

May 31, 2019

Detectives from the MCPD 5th District in Germantown are investigating a shooting incident which left two people with non-life threatening injuries. It is the second shooting incident in Germantown in seven days.

   The shooting took place Thursday night, May 30, at approximately 9:25 pm in the 12600...

May 10, 2019

Montgomery County business owners and entrepreneurs in the UpCounty will be getting additional support through the new Business Connect program launched by County Executive Marc Elrich at the UpCounty Regional Services Center.

   Business Connect is a business assistance hub where small business owne...

The principal of Damascus High School has resigned, and the athletic director has been placed on leave in the wake of the scandal which has rocked the school since November.

   Principal Casey Crouse sent a letter to the Damascus community on Tuesday announcing her resignation “effective immediately....

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