Silver Spring Jazz Festival Set for Sept. 10 at Veterans Plaza (VIDEO)

The annual Silver Spring Jazz Festival is scheduled to take place at Veterans Plaza on Sept. 10 from 3 – 10 p.m. This year’s musical act lineup features David Sanborn and the Sanborn Electric Band, and local favorite,...

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Silver Screen Series Returns to Silver Spring on Friday Nights (VIDEO)

UPDATED A series of free Friday outdoor movies shown on a large screen on Veterans Plaza in downtown Silver Spring will continue on Sept. 9, with the showing of Paris Blues. Montgomery County Councilmember Tom Hucker is one of...

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Weekend Planner, Aug. 26 – 28 (VIDEOS)

Here are some of our weekend picks from the MyMCMedia.org calendar: Friday, August 26:  Retrospect perform at the Bethesda Metro Station Plaza from 6 to 9 p.m. Free. Friday Night Live Concert Series at Rockville Town Square...

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Food, Family, and Fun at the Annual Montgomery County Agricultural Fair (VIDEO)

Thousands of people are expected to attend the Montgomery County Agricultural Fair this year. It’s the biggest event in the County and has everything from foods, rides, and games. MyMCMedia’s Maureen Chowdhury...

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Ivorian Festival in Silver Spring Celebrates Independence and Culture (PHOTOS & VIDEO)

Thousands of residents and visitors came out for the Festival of Cote d’Ivoire (Ivory Coast) in Silver Spring on Sunday. The economic and cultural event was hosted by La Main Tendue which has organized this festival for the...

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Montgomery County Agricultural Fair Set for August 12 — 20 (VIDEO)

Save the date: The Montgomery County Agricultural Fair returns to the fairgrounds in Gaithersburg from August 12 — 20. Find out more, here....

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August 29, 2016 | Staff Writer

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Poolesville Day Organizers Seek Sponsors for Sept. 17 Celebration (VIDEO)

The Town of Poolesville will host its 24th Annual Poolesville Day celebration on Saturday, September 17 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. along Fisher Avenue in Poolesville. The free celebration features activities for the whole family, including a morning parade, an electric vehicle car show, rides and games, food and vendor booths, and live entertainment. […]

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August 27, 2016 | Staff Writer

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Silver Spring Jazz Festival Set for Sept. 10 at Veterans Plaza (VIDEO)

The annual Silver Spring Jazz Festival is scheduled to take place at Veterans Plaza on Sept. 10 from 3 – 10 p.m. This year’s musical act lineup features David Sanborn and the Sanborn Electric Band, and local favorite, Marcus Johnson.  

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August 25, 2016 | Michelle Queen

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Weekend Planner, Aug. 26 – 28 (VIDEOS)

Here are some of our weekend picks from the MyMCMedia.org calendar: Friday, August 26:  Retrospect perform at the Bethesda Metro Station Plaza from 6 to 9 p.m. Free. Friday Night Live Concert Series at Rockville Town Square features Soul Gravity playing acoustic rock at 6:30 p.m. Free. Wrap the work week up with Gaithersburg’s Zumba in […]

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August 23, 2016 | Sonya Burke

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Public Art in Gaithersburg (VIDEO)

The city of Gaithersburg unveiled a new sculpture of former Mayor Ed Bohrer at Bohrer Park at Summit Hall Farm earlier this year. Find out more about the city’s public art in this report, below:

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August 18, 2016 | Michelle Queen

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Weekend Planner, Aug. 19 – 21 (VIDEOS)

Here are some of our weekend picks from the MyMCMedia.org calendar: Friday, August 19:  Montgomery County Agricultural Fair continues through Saturday, August, 20. Fair Gates open from 10 a.m. – midnight. Carnival open from noon – midnight. Shop Maryland Tax-free Week continues today throughout the state. I and I Riddim perform at the Bethesda Metro Station Plaza from […]

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August 11, 2016 | Michelle Queen

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Weekend Planner, Aug. 12 – 14 (VIDEOS)

Here are some of our weekend picks from the MyMCMedia.org calendar: Friday, August 12:  Bethesda Restaurant Week kicks off today and continues through August 21. The Montgomery County Agricultural Fair opens today through Saturday, August 20. Today the gates open at 3 p.m. The Sidleys perform at the Bethesda Metro Station Plaza from 6 to 9 […]

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August 9, 2016 | Maureen Chowdhury

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Montgomery County Public Libraries Celebrating Local Olympic Athletes (PHOTOS & VIDEO)

Montgomery County Public Libraries (MCPL) are celebrating local Olympic athletes by setting up stations for residents to send fan mail and messages. MCPL Director Parker Hamilton explains the stations in this video: According to a news release, four of the 11 athletes on the 2016 U.S. Olympic roster have roots in Montgomery County. Jack Conger from […]

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August 4, 2016 | Michelle Queen

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Weekend Planner, Aug. 5 – 7 (VIDEOS)

Here are some of our weekend picks from the MyMCMedia.org calendar: Friday, August 5:  Glen Echo’s Art Walk in the Park occurs the first Friday of the month, May through September. Enjoy visiting the open studios and attending various artist demonstrations. Hours are 6 to 8 p.m. The Artists & Makers Studios in Rockville will host an […]

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August 3, 2016 | Staff Writer

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Check Out: What Montgomery County Was Reading in July

Montgomery County Public Libraries (MCPL) maintain an extensive collection of materials for county residents to check out. Have you ever wondered what the county’s library visitors are reading? We turned to our county’s librarians to find out. For the month of July, the most read books by genre are: Juvenile Fiction Mission Hurricane (The 39 […]

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July 29, 2016 | Michelle Queen

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Weekend Planner, July 29 – 31 (VIDEOS)

Here are some of our weekend picks from the MyMCMedia.org calendar: Friday, July 29:  Liza Albright and Band perform at the Bethesda Metro Station Plaza from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday Night Live Concert Series at Rockville Town Square features Rock’n’Roll by 49 Cents Dress at 6:30 p.m. Free. Wrap the work week up with […]

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