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October 15, 2018 | Suzanne Tobin

ABCs of Brain Injury: H Is for Humility

As I mentioned in my last post, having the humility to recognize my deficits is essential to my progress. On Monday, I had the humility to visit my neuro-optometrist at the Vision and Conceptual Development Center for my annual checkup and ask for help again. For more information on this field, visit the Neuro-Optometric Rehabilitation Association website […]

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October 14, 2018 | Phil Fabrizio

Damascus Football Makes it 49 Straight

The Damascus Hornets were stymied in the first half on their way to a 49th win as the Watkins Mill Wolverines held them scoreless.  The last time Damascus found themselves held to goose egg score in the first half was against Williamsport at home during the MPSSAA 2A semifinal in November 2017.  The Wolverines had […]

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October 14, 2018 | Staff Writer

21 This Week: Nov. 6 State Elections Predictions

Casey Aiken if the host for the latest episode of 21 This Week. On this week’s show, Aiken and the panel discuss the anger over the Brett Kavanaugh confirmation to the Supreme Court, predictions on the upcoming Maryland Gubernatorial election, and whether being born rich or gifted is preferable. This week’s panel of political observers includes Sam […]

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October 12, 2018 | Staff Writer

21 This Week Preview

Watch a video preview of the next episode of 21 This Week, below: 21 This Week airs on Montgomery Channel 21 on Sundays at 11 a.m. and again at 7 p.m.; Mondays at noon and again at 8 p.m.; Tuesdays at 12:30 p.m. and again at 8:30 p.m.

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October 12, 2018 | Mark Avallone, MBA, CFP®, CRPS®

5 Reasons Why Higher Interest Rates Matter

For the past decade, we have lived in a period of relatively low interest rates. In response to the 2008 market and economic collapse, The Federal Reserve Bank (the Fed) began a multi-year policy of accommodative monetary policy, which kept both consumer and corporate interest rates low. At the same time, overseas financial institutions, like […]

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October 12, 2018 | Laura Rowles

New Drug Addiction Treatment Center Opens in Gaithersburg, Maryland

A new drug treatment center has opened in Gaithersburg to help addicted individuals stop compulsive drug seeking and use. The Gaithersburg-Germantown  & Clarksburg Chambers of Commerce (GGCC) supported The Freedom Center and celebrated the grand opening of their new location by conducting a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony on Thursday, October 11. They are located at 202 […]

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October 12, 2018 | Marian Merewitz

Telling Your Story with Terrel and Nic: Meet Jazz Musician David G

Telling Your Story is an inclusive view of the people around us who share our same dreams and goals but face different challenges moving forward- We hope you will come away from each show inspired. Nic and Terrel introduce viewers to the talented Jazz musician David G.! David shares his music and his story on […]

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October 12, 2018 | Laura Rowles

Chamber Kicks Off Fall with Networking Mingle

The leaves are changing, it’s starting to get a little cooler, but at the Gaithersburg-Germantown Chamber of Commerce (GGCC) we are turning up the heat and just getting started with events this fall for everyone. We kicked off October with a Fall networking mingle at DeLeon & Stang, CPAs & Advisors, located at 100 Lakeforest […]

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October 12, 2018 | Staff Writer

Montgomery Week in Review

Mariana Cordier hosts the latest episode of Montgomery Week in Review. Guests include Linna Barnes, Henry Hailstock, Dr. Bruce Fowler, and Maria Maisto. Cordier and the panel discuss public financing for local elections with Linna Barnes, what to expect in the Nov. 6 General Election with Henry Hailstock, global warming with Dr. Bruce Fowler, and […]

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October 9, 2018 | Juanita Farmer, CPA

Five Things to Know Before Starting a Business

Starting a new business is an exciting, but busy time with so much to be done and so little time to do it in. Also, if you expect to have employees, there are a variety of federal and state forms and applications that will need to be completed to get your business up and running. […]

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