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July 27, 2018 | Laura Rowles

My Perspective as a GGCC Intern

A few weeks ago, we introduced you to our Summer intern Juliana Guerra, a rising senior at Gaithersburg High School. As the Director of Marketing, I mentor students and instill valuable first-hand knowledge of potential future career paths. Part of their experience is to share with you their perspective in hopes of inspiring future interns to learn […]

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July 27, 2018 | Suzanne Tobin

ABCs of Brain Injury: S Is for Setback

Brain injury recovery often follows a circuitous path; just like the board game, Life,  it has unexpected twists and turns. Brain injury recovery is a marathon, not a sprint, and, like the Boston Marathon, often features Heartbreak Hills of its own. To the brain injury survivor,  who is trying to stay positive and celebrate any […]

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July 26, 2018 | Staff Writer

Montgomery Week in Review

Fred Evans hosts the latest episode of Montgomery Week in Review. Guests include Shirley Brandman, Elaine Apter, Linna Barnes, and Jackie DeCarlo. Evans and the panel discuss the Democracy Summer Maryland program with Shirley Brandman, League of Women Voters‘ Making Democracy Work campaigns with Elaine Apter, the upcoming race for the next County Executive with […]

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July 25, 2018 | Adina Crawford

Fit and Fabulous while Striving for Progress not Perfection

Fitness is not only an experience but it is a journey that can take you to different levels of feeling comfortable to uncomfortable depending on the level of activity. No person should shy away from being fit as the rewards and benefits are amazing with muscle strength, increased mental capacity and clarity, cardiovascular just to name […]

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July 25, 2018 | Juanita Farmer, CPA

Tax Rules for Rental Income from Second Homes

Tax rules on rental income from second homes can be complicated, particularly if you rent the home out for several months of the year and also use the home yourself. There is, however, one provision that is not complicated. Homeowners who rent out their property for 14 or fewer days a year can pocket the […]

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July 25, 2018 | Marian Merewitz

Telling Your Story with Terrel and Nic: Sailing

Don’t miss the fascinating look at the life of a Special Olympics sailing coach, Dave Dalbec and his medal winning student and  our very own co host. Sail into this exciting new episode.

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July 24, 2018 | Phil Fabrizio

Let’s Get Ready to Rumble MCSL Style

North Potomac, MD: July 21, 2018 The meet announcer at the Westleigh Pool and Tennis Club did his best WWF  “Let’s get ready to rumble” imitations calling G Division swimmers up to blocks on an overcast and rainy MCSL Saturday morning.  “A” team swimmers for Westleigh, Manchester Farm, Forrest Knoll, Rock Creek, Old Farm and […]

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July 24, 2018 | Marian Merewitz

A Dialogue With Montgomery County Police: Elder Abuse

Host Blanca Kling speaks with Eileen Bennett a Program Manager with Montgomery County Aging and Disability Services. Their discussion is focused on elder abuse and raising awareness in the community. Remember that if someone is in immediate danger you should CALL 911. If you need County services and not sure which agency can help you […]

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July 23, 2018 | Laura Rowles

Three Awarded Medal of Valor; First-Ever Community Service Award Presented

The Gaithersburg-Germantown Chamber of Commerce (GGCC) honored twenty-eight Upcounty Police Officers and Emergency Medical Service Technicians at their 23rd Annual Public Safety Awards Breakfast on Friday, July 13, 2018. The event was held at the Montgomery County Fairgrounds. This event honors our public safety personnel and first responders from Montgomery County Upcounty’s Fire Department, Police […]

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July 23, 2018 | Staff Writer

21 This Week: Could Robin Ficker Win 3-Way County Executive Race?

Casey Aiken hosts the latest episode of 21 This Week. On this week’s show, Aikens and the panel discuss the race for the County’s next Executive, the race for Maryland’s next Governor, and more. This week’s panel of political observers includes Sam Statland, Evan Young, Dan McHugh, and Cynthia Rubenstein. You can watch the show in its entirety, below: “21 […]

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