July 16, 2008 |
A man's body was found in a wooded area near a Fairfax County elementary school this morning, and police are trying to determine whether it is a 31-year-old Burke man who has been missing since last week. A group of friends and colleagues of Mark David Radcliffe were searching for him about 7:30 a.m. when someone discovered a body not far from Bonnie Brae Elementary School on Sideburn Road, Fairfax police spokeswoman Lucy Caldwell said. Radcliffe had not been seen since July 6, and was reportedly distraught when he disappeared from his...
June 7, 2012
Irving I. Lipskind, 86, a retired Montgomery County elementary school principal, died May 26 at the Bedford Court senior living facility in Silver Spring. He had congestive heart failure, said his wife, Diane Lipskind. Mr. Lipskind was a longtime Silver Spring resident and worked for Montgomery County public schools for about three decades. He taught at Sherwood Elementary School in Sandy Spring before becoming principal of schools that included Highland View Elementary in Silver Spring and Bells Mill Elementary...
March 13, 2008 |
A 23-year-old District man was shot and fatally wounded yesterday as he stood with several other neighborhood residents on the steps of Truesdell Elementary School at Eighth and Ingraham streets NW. Anthony Maddox of the 5300 block of Eighth Street NW died a short time later at Washington Hospital Center, officials said. The shooting occurred about 5:30 p.m. after a man walked up to the group of young men, began firing a handgun and then quickly walked away, police said. The victim was struck in the chest; another bullet went through...
December 14, 2012 |
NEWTOWN, Conn.--A shooting rampage in this small Connecticut town on Friday morning left 28 people dead, including 20 children killed inside their elementary school, authorities said. The dead included the suspected gunman, whom law enforcement sources identified as Adam Lanza, 20. Police said that Lanza first apparently killed his mother, Nancy Lanza, at the home they shared in Newtown. Then he drove in her car to Sandy Hook Elementary, the school at which Nancy Lanza...
May 29, 2008
1. Hyde Elementary School, 3219 O St. NW. Replacement of air conditioner units and associated electrical work. Cost: $176,965. 2. LaSalle Elementary School, 501 Riggs Rd. NE. Replacement of air conditioner units and associated electrical work. Cost: $266,648. 3. First Congregational United Church of Christ, 945 G St. NE. Sheeting, shoring and excavation for a new building with 10 stories and penthouse. Cost: $500,000. 4. Cardozo High...
January 2, 2013 |
In the wake of the Newtown, Conn., shootings , parents at one Montgomery County elementary school are asking for more security for their children, and they want it immediately. At least 21 letters from parents and grandparents of students at Bradley Hills Elementary School were emailed to Montgomery County Public Schools Superintendent Joshua P. Starr , the Board of Education and the County Council last week asking for "security improvements" at the Bethesda school's temporary location.