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Ted’s Montana Grill Coming to Downtown Crown (PHOTO)

City officials and others today joined representatives of JBGR Retail for a ribbon cutting at Downtown Crown, where it was announced that Ted Turner’s Ted’s Montana Grill has signed on as the latest restaurant headliner....

Bethesda Green Gala Honors Local Sustainable Groups (PHOTOS & VIDEO)

It was easy being green Thursday night in Bethesda. More than 300 gathered at the Bethesda Blues & Jazz Supper Club to celebrate the 5th annual Bethesda Green Gala. Even the name badges were made out of recycled materials and...

ArcLight to Open Nov. 7

The new 16-screen ArcLight Cinema is scheduled to open at the Westfield Montgomery Mall in North Bethesda Nov. 7, according to the ArcLight website. This is the first East Coast location for the ArcLight company. ArcLight Cinema...

Rounding Up for the Visual Arts! (VIDEO)

This month when customers buy art supplies at any of the three Plaza Artist Materials stores in Montgomery County they will have the option of rounding up their bill and donating the money to support local artists. The effort is...

Sixth District Commander Talks about the Lakeforest Mall (VIDEO)

At a town hall meeting in Montgomery Village, residents heard from Commander Willie Parker-Loan of the Sixth District Police Station who had this to say about the Lakeforest Mall:        ...

Comptroller’s Message for MoCo: “Get Out of the Liquor Business”

In this MyMCMedia Extra, Maryland Comptroller Peter Franchot has a message for Montgomery County. “Get out of the liquor business,” he said, adding, “the sooner the better.” Take a look:...

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Redevelopment of Takoma Junction Lot (VIDEO)

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The redevelopment of the Takoma Junction Lot at the corners of Ethan Allen and Carroll Avenues was recently the focus of a community meeting where four request for proposal finalists were given the opportunity to present their plans. Take a look: Visit Takoma Park City TV to see more Takoma Park City Television.

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Bethesda Green Incubator Helped Toss a Salad Dressing Creator into the Business World (VIDEO)

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Dress It UP Dressing is a brand of organic salad dressing created by Sophia Maroon who started her company So Fine Foods with the help of the Bethesda Green incubator. In this MyMCMedia Extra she talks about launching her company.   Related: Related:

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Ted’s Montana Grill Coming to Downtown Crown (PHOTO)

City officials and others today joined representatives of JBGR Retail for a ribbon cutting at Downtown Crown, where it was announced that Ted Turner’s Ted’s Montana Grill has signed on as the latest restaurant headliner. “We started reviewing plans for Downtown Crown years ago, watched over the past couple of years as it has taken […]

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Emergent Biosolutions Volunteers Tour Project They Helped Build in Gaithersburg (PHOTOS)(VIDEO)

They might be more comfortable with a test tube or a Petri dish but dozens of Emergent BioSolutions employees took to hammers, caulking guns and paint brushes to help build Habitat for Humanity’s newest project in Gaithersburg. The project called Maple Hill off Emory Grove Road includes 19 homes , the largest project in the […]

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Berliner Talks about Bethesda Green’s Lead in Community Sustainable Efforts (VIDEO)

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County Councilmember Roger Berliner recently attended the Bethesda Green Gala and comments in this MyMCMedia Extra. Related:

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Cell Tower Requested at Roberto Clemente Middle School in Germantown

A communications company has requested a cell tower at Roberto Clemente Middle School in Germantown. Montgomery County Public Schools spokesman Dana Tofig confirmed that a company has approached that school at 18808 Waring Station Road as a potential site for its communications equipment. He did not have specifics about the type of equipment or the […]

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Aquilino Cancer Center to Name Meditation Room in Honor of Retiring State Senator Jennie Forehand

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The Adventist HealthCare Shady Grove Medical Center Foundation is scheduled to pay tribute to Maryland State Senator Jennie Forehand for her long-standing advocacy of Shady Grove Medical Center during its annual dinner on Oct. 21 and name the Aquilino Cancer Center’s meditation room in her honor. “As one of the initial supporters of Shady Grove […]

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‘Montgomery Moving Forward’ Calls for a Single Workforce Development Authority (VIDEO)

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With the goal of creating a single workforce development authority, members of Montgomery Moving Forward recently announced a call to action that details what steps to take during the next two years to close the gap between good jobs and the number of skilled people. A diverse coalition of leaders calls for accountability to ensure […]

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Green Wheaton’s Executive Director Accepts Green Champions Award (VIDEO)

Wendy Howard, founder of Silver Spring-based WH Consulting also serves as the executive director of GreenWheaton, a local nonprofit promoting sustainable practices. She earned the Bethesda Magazine Green Champions Award for her work in the green arena. In this MyMCMedia Extra Howard talks about her award and her efforts. Related:

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Friends of White Flint Seeks New Executive Director

Friends of White Flint, a nonprofit community organization, is seeking an executive director to take the place of Lindsay Hoffman who is leaving the helm of the organization in December. Hoffman has served as the executive director for the past two years. You an access the job description and qualifications for the part-time post here. […]

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