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Honoring Councilmember Phil Andrews (PHOTO)

Montgomery County Councilmember Phil Andrews, who on Dec. 1 will conclude 16 years serving on the Council, was honored on Oct. 30 for his efforts to enhance public safety in his long-term role as chair of the Council’s Public Safety Committee. Among the presentations at the meeting was one from County Fire Chief Steve Lohr […]

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Police Launch Operation ‘Stay Alive, Think and Drive’

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Maryland State Police are launching a combined effort in the Capital Beltway region tonight to reinforce Maryland’s impaired driving and move over laws, in an effort to save lives and reduce injuries. Enforcement efforts for “Operation Stay Alive, Think and Drive” will include a combined initiative with Prince George’s County Police Department and the Montgomery […]

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Berliner and Feldman Ask PSC to Halt Pepco’s Tree Cutting

In a joint letter today, Montgomery County Councilmember Roger Berliner (D-1) and Maryland State Senator Brian Feldman (D-15), who both represent Potomac, asked the Public Service Commission to place a temporary, two-week stay on expansive tree cutting currently going on along Pepco right-of-way in Potomac. The letter argued that the Commission should use the time […]

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Election Day Set for Nov. 4 (VIDEO)

The candidates are pushing for votes and campaign signs are dotting the local landscape. The midterm elections are upon us. In Montgomery County, early voting took place from Oct. 23 through Oct. 30. MyMCMedia’s Sonya Burke reports. The polls are open from 7 a.m. – 8 p.m. on Election Day, Nov. 4. Our live election […]

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County Report This Week (VIDEO)

Lorna Virgili hosts the latest episode of County Report This Week, which includes reports on the county’s Triple A bond rating, previews the upcoming General Election on Nov. 4, the kitchen incubator at the Universities at Shady Grove, the new Lakelands Park organic turf field and the opening of the KID Museum. Watch the show […]

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North Bethesda Voter Diane Mand Says “Taxes” Are the Issue (VIDEO)

In this MyMCMedia Extra, North Bethesda resident Diane Mand tells us that taxes are what she’s thinking about when she casts her ballot in the Nov. 4th election.

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Potomac Voter Sounds Off About Issues in Upcoming Election (VIDEO)

In this MyMCMedia Extra, Potomac resident Warren Manison talks about the issues that are important to him in the General Election on Nov. 4. Take a look:

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RIP Zoning Ordinance (PHOTOS)

Montgomery County officials, today, buried the county’s Zoning Ordinance, that was originally established in 1977, at a park next to Park and Planning headquarters in Silver Spring. Earlier this year, the Council approved the first major revision to the ordinance in 37 years. The revised zoning ordinance is now available at: www.montgomeryplanning.org/development/zoning/documents/FULLCh_59withzta9.30.14_000.pdf . “With more […]

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Larry Hogan: “People are Ready for a Change” (VIDEO)

In this MyMCMedia Extra Video, Republican gubernatorial candidate Larry Hogan tells us what he is hearing from voters in the race for Maryland Governor. In the last week, Hogan has campaigned in several areas of Montgomery County, including Bethesda, Potomac, Rockville, Gaithersburg and Damascus. Early voting continues through Oct. 30 in Montgomery County. The General […]

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Brown on Hillary Clinton’s Visit: “We’re Excited She’s Coming” (VIDEO)

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In this MyMCMedia Extra Video, Anthony Brown, a Democrat running for governor in Maryland, talks about Hillary Clinton’s campaign visit this week. Take a look: Brown was campaigning in Bethesda and Silver Spring on Oct. 28. Early voting continues through Oct. 30. The General Election is set for Nov. 4.

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