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Free Wi-Fi, Nighttime Economy and Procurement Topics with Riemer at SBU (VIDEO)

Montgomery County Councilmember Hans Riemer was the featured speaker at the Montgomery County Small Business Series event at Montgomery Community Media on Thursday morning and he answered some tough questions from business owners...

Riemer Headlines Small Business Series at MCM (VIDEO & PHOTOS)

Montgomery County Councilmember Hans Riemer was the featured speaker at the Montgomery County Small Business Series event at Montgomery Community Media on Thursday morning. Riemer’s topic of discussion is “Building...

One Stop Shop: WSSC Opens Office in Rockville (PHOTO & VIDEO)

An innovative improvement in processing development approvals was announced on March 10 by County Executive Ike Leggett and the Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission’s (WSSC) General Manager and CEO Jerry Johnson. WSSC is...

Chef and Farmers’ Summit at Universities at Shady Grove (VIDEO)

Montgomery County farmers and chefs recently connected at a networking event at the Universities at Shady Grove. They talked about business opportunities and challenges and then prepared lunch alongside each other....

Zalgen Labs Expects to Expand Following Rapid Ebola Test Approval (VIDEO)

It’s called a gamechanger: a rapid diagnostic test for Ebola has recently been approved and a startup Germantown company, Zalgen Labs, played a part in the development of that test. MyMCMedia’s Sonya Burke reports....

Work on Pike District Breathing New Life to White Flint Area (VIDEO)

White Flint has a new name and advocates are hoping a new identity too. It’s now being called the Pike District and it’s a rebranding of sorts for an area as it morphs from a suburban sprawl to a new urbanism community....

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A Preview of Taste the World in Fenton Village (VIDEO)

In this MyMCMedia extra, Reemberto Rodriguez, director of the Silver Spring Regional Center, invites the community to the fifth annual Taste the World in Fenton Village. More than two-dozen local restaurants are participating and festival goers can taste some of the diverse ethnic restaurants that are part of downtown Silver Spring. The event is scheduled […]

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Community Rally Together To Raise Funds After Fire in Silver Spring (VIDEO)

The community comes together to help local business owners after a fire on March 19 destroyed Bombay Gaylord Restaurant, damaged the famous Quarry House Tavern and two other restaurants including Kefa Cafe and the Mandarin Chinese restaurant. Approximately 100 Montgomery County firefighters responded to the blaze that started at 1 a.m. at 8401 Georgia Avenue in […]

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MCPS Students Attend Conference at USG (VIDEO)

Hundreds of Montgomery County students recently attended a conference at the Universities at Shady Grove campus where they learned from area business professionals about a variety of careers and future opportunities. MCPS-TV has the story. Visit our PEG partner MCPS TV to view more of its local programming.

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Rockville Business Academy (VIDEO)

Each year, the city of Rockville invites local businesses to get together to learn how to operate effectively and thrive in the city. Rockville’s Katie Ghiardi tells us more about the Rockville Business Academy. Visit our PEG partner Rockville11 to view more of its programming.

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White Flint’s Pike and Rose Project Earns County National Award

The Pike & Rose project is a feather in the cap for the Montgomery County Planning Department. The Montgomery County Planning Department, part of The Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission, is this year’s recipient of an Award of Excellence from the American Planning Association (APA), County Planning Division, and its sister organization, the National […]

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Potomac Man Sentenced for $5.2 Million Bechtel Kickback Scheme

U.S. District Judge Deborah K. Chasanow sentenced Asem Elgawhary, 73, of Potomac Monday to more than three years in prison for accepting $5.2 million in kickbacks to manipulate the competitive bidding process for state-run power contracts in Egypt. Judge Chasanow also ordered Elgawhary to forfeit $5.2 million. Elgawhary, the former principal vice president of Bechtel […]

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Free Wi-Fi, Nighttime Economy and Procurement Topics with Riemer at SBU (VIDEO)

Montgomery County Councilmember Hans Riemer was the featured speaker at the Montgomery County Small Business Series event at Montgomery Community Media on Thursday morning and he answered some tough questions from business owners on topics from the nighttime economy, procurement process update to public access on county government Wi-Fi. Krista Brick has the story.   […]

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Small Businesses Find Success in Innovation Technology (VIDEO)

Montgomery County Small Business Navigator Judy Stephenson talks about small business success in innovation technology in this MyMCMedia Extra.   Related:

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Car Crashes into Building in Bethesda (PHOTO)

A car crashed through a glass window at a Rite Aid store on Thursday afternoon in the 5300 block of Westbard Avenue in Bethesda. Although some of the store’s merchandise was damaged, Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Service Spokesperson Pete Piringer said no one was injured. A building inspector was called to inspect the structural […]

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Mid-Atlantic Federal Credit Union CEO Calls Montgomery County Business Friendly (VIDEO)

Mid-Atlantic Federal Credit Union President and CEO Andrew Russell talks about helping small businesses succeed in Montgomery County in this MyMCMedia Extra.   Related:

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