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FootGolf Kicks Off at Northwest Course in Silver Spring (VIDEO)

Some things just go together- like cookies and milk; ice cream and apple pie. So it was just a matter of time until the marriage of soccer and golf, right? That’s how Laura and Roberto Balestrini feel about the new sport of...

Attorney General Holder, Labor Secretary Lopez, and CE Leggett Tour Jail (VIDEO)

U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder, U.S. Labor Secretary Thomas Perez and Montgomery County Executive Isiah Leggett toured the Montgomery County Correctional Facility on July 28 in Boyds. The visit by the Obama administration...

Lake Needwood Warning

Montgomery Parks officials are asking residents to use caution when recreating on or near Lake Needwood. Testing has shown there are elevated levels of microcystin, a toxic substance produced by some species of blue-green algae...

90-Year-Old Retired Physicist Leads Popular Dance Class at Riderwood in Silver Spring (VIDEO)

Do you like to dance? Dr. Martin Swetnick does. A retired physicist, this Silver Spring resident leads a popular, Latin dance class for seniors at the Riderwood community every Monday morning. It’s a one-hour workout,...

Pitching Poolesville: Town Adds Its Own Tagline (Video & Photos)

What’s great about Poolesville? The community can tell you because they just voted on a slogan to sum it up. Poolesville’s new tagline- ”Small Town Character, Down Home Charm.” “It is a community...

Council Appoints Casey Anderson as Planning Board Chair (VIDEO & PHOTOS)

The Montgomery County Council named Silver Spring resident Casey Anderson as the new chair of the County Planning Board on July 15. Anderson replaces Chair Francoise Carrier, whose term expired on June 14. She did not apply for...

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Government

On the #MoCo Council Agenda: White Oak, Unaccompanied Minors

By on July 28
The Montgomery County Council is scheduled to hold its final discussions and...

Communities

Tree Down in Takoma Park (PHOTOS)

By on July 28
Montgomery County firefighters responded to the scene of a large tree that...

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21 This Week

Watch the Latest “21 This Week” (Video)

By on July 28
“21 This Week” host Casey Aiken and the panel discuss the changes...

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Youth Soccer Championships – Maryland SoccerPlex (Photos)

By on July 28
I had the pleasure all this week to photograph the youth soccer championships...

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Education

MCPS Board Eliminates Credit Card Usage

By on July 28
The Montgomery County Board of Education has approved sweeping changes to the...

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Life

FootGolf Kicks Off at Northwest Course in Silver Spring (VIDEO)

By on July 28
Some things just go together- like cookies and milk; ice cream and apple pie....

Government

County Executive Ike Leggett on Unaccompanied Minors (VIDEO)

By on July 28
In this MyMCMedia extra, Montgomery County Executive Isiah Leggett gives his...

Government

Attorney General Holder, Labor Secretary Lopez, and CE Leggett Tour Jail (VIDEO)

By on July 28
U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder, U.S. Labor Secretary Thomas Perez and...

Public Safety

Police Charge Takoma Park Man with Three Bank Robberies in Silver Spring

By on July 28
Detectives from the Montgomery County Police –Major Crimes Division have...

Education

Council Approves Adding Money for Turf Field at Churchill

By on July 28
The County Council’s Education Committee on Monday approved adding $1.3...

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Latest

Police Arrest Husband in Gaithersburg Woman’s Death

By on July 28
UPDATED, July 28 at 3:30 p.m.: Police have arrested a 51-year-old man for the...

Vote 2014

Board of Elections Recruits Future Vote

By on July 28
The Montgomery County Board of Elections is seeking school-age students, grades...

21 This Week

A Preview (Video)

By on July 26
This episode of “21 This Week” includes a discussion of why Beretta...

Backpack Journalism

All Wrapped Up! (Photos)

By on July 25
What a wild two weeks! Our journalists have completed their stories and oh my...

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Pet of the Week

Meet Sasha and Kobo (Video)

By on July 25
Katherine Zenzano of the Humane Society introduces us to a pair of dogs who...

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MWIR

Montgomery Week in Review (Video)

By on July 25
Montgomery Week in Review host Don Mooers and his panel discuss the future of...

Magnificence in the Mundane

Rx Excess

By on July 24
I was disappointed but not surprised to find that the pharmacy drop-off line...

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College Bound: The Write Stuff

Summer Breeze Makes Me Feel Fine…

By on July 24
With College Application Essays on My Mind! As July slips away, I can’t help...

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Your Success is Our Business

GGCC Public Safety Awards Breakfast Will Honor 57 on August 8

By on July 24
The Gaithersburg-Germantown Chamber of Commerce will honor Upcounty Police...

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The Journey On

Just Who Are the Riderwood Penguins?

By on July 24
Many companies encourage their employees to participate in health and wellness...

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