Here are 7 of the Top Stories in Gaithersburg for 2016

  1. Blizzard of 2016
    January 2016 brought a wallop of a Winter Storm, dumping several feet of snow on the area and effectively shutting everything down. Here’s how it played out:

But wait, this video is just the beginning as there are two more videos chronicling the epic snowfall and resulting impact on Gaithersburg

2. Coal Train Hits Car in Gaithersburg
One person was sent to an area hospital after their car was hit by a CSX coal train.

3. Gaithersburg Named Most Diverse
Gaithersburg ranked first for diversity on a list of more than 300 cities across the country, ahead of other local cities Silver Spring, Germantown, and Frederick, all which placed in the top 10.

4. Human Remains Found in Gaithersburg Are Homicide Victim
Hikers found human remains in a wooded Gaithersburg area; Montgomery County Police need the public’s help to identify the victim.

5. Md. man’s death in Gaithersburg house fire investigated as homicide
Shortly after fire engines roared up to a Gaithersburg, Maryland, town home on March 29, 2016, firefighters found the body of an older man. Now, Montgomery County police believe he died under suspicious circumstances.

6. 20 displaced after Jeep slams into apartment building
Nearly 20 residents were looking for a place to stay after a Jeep drives into an apartment complex on the 17000 block of King James Way on Wednesday morning.

7. Marijuana Growing Inside Gaithersburg Home Led to Murder
Montgomery County Police say they have charged two masked suspects who shot a Gaithersburg man when they tried to steal weed in the home.