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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:...

Del Frisco’s Grille to Open at Pike & Rose in Mid-September

Del Frisco’s Grille will open its second location in the metropolitan Washington, D.C. area at the developing Pike & Rose (11800 Grand Park Avenue) community. The Grille will serve twists on American comfort cuisine...

New Dining Terrace, Theater in Spotlight at Westfield Montgomery Mall (Video)

This is not your mother’s mall food court. The Westfield Montgomery Mall is showing off its soon-to-open dining terrace which features casual food options, mature trees, high ceilings and an airy environment, all part of a...

Zalgen Labs: Bio-Tech Company Celebrates One Year in Montgomery County (VIDEO)

Zalgen Labs is a biotech startup company in Montgomery County that is celebrating its one year anniversary at the Germantown Innovation Center. MyMCMedia’s Sonya Burke reports. You can find more information about the Viral...

O’Malley, Perez and Leggett Talk Minimum Wage in Bethesda (VIDEO)

Maryland Governor Martin O’Malley, U.S. Labor Secretary Tom Perez and Montgomery County Executive Ike Leggett discuss the need to raise the minimum wage nationally at a recent visit to Boloco in Bethesda. MyMCMedia’s...

Hot Topic: Minimum Wage (Video)

In this MyMCMedia extra, some visitors to the Bethesda area are asked if they think the minimum wage needs to be higher nationally. Take a look: Related:...


Founder of Food Recovery Network Talks About its Expansion (VIDEO)

In this MyMCMedia Extra, Ben Simon discusses how he started the Food Recovery Network and the traction it has gotten since its launch.

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Del Frisco’s Grille Grand Opening Party (PHOTOS)

Del Frisco’s Grille will open its doors to the public in the new Pike & Rose community on Sept. 25 but the restaurant held an invitation-only grand opening party for VIPs on Sept. 18. Here’s a look inside and outside of the new restaurant at 11800 Grand Park Avenue: ORIGINAL POST Del Frisco’s Grille will […]

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County Leaders and Local Businesses Heading on Business Mission to India

A business delegation that will address culture, education, and economic development- that’s what  county leaders and local businesses owners hope to achieve on the November trip to India. The trip is scheduled for Nov. 13 through 22.  There will also be a pre-departure seminar on “Doing Business in India” on Oct.1. County Executive Isiah Leggett is […]

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Food Recovery Conference Helps Connect Groups Looking to Reduce Hunger (VIDEO)

From food left to rot in the fields to food leftover in campus kitchens, the topic at the Food Recovery Event Tuesday was feeding the hungry in the community. Sponsored by the Corporate Volunteer Council of Montgomery County, a panel of experts in food recovery talked with hundreds who signed up for the discussion held […]

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Paladar to Open in Gaithersburg’s Crown Friday

There’s yet another new restaurant opening in Downtown Crown in Gaithersburg. The new Paladar Latin Kitchen and Rum Bar is expected to open its doors Friday, Sept. 19 at 11 a.m. This is Paladar’s sixth location according to its website.  The Gaithersburg location is 203 Crown Park Ave. The Latin American restaurant is inspired by Central & South […]

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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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Doug Duncan Named President of Leadership Greater Washington

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Doug Duncan has been appointed chief executive of Leadership Greater Washington, a community organization that provides training and networking programs for leaders in the Washington area. Duncan officially assumes the position Sept 18. Duncan served as Montgomery County executive for three terms, from 1994 to 2006. He recently lost his campaign for the democratic candidate for […]

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Women’s Power Conference (Video)

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Montgomery County Executive Isiah Leggett recently attended the Women’s Power Conference in Bethesda: Visit our PEG partner County Cable Montgomery to view more of its local programming.

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New County Program Helps Farmers Rent Equipment

Farmers in Montgomery County can now rent farm equipment they need at a reduced rate and closer to their farms thanks to a new county program. The county used a grant to fund the purchase of four pieces of equipment — a no-till drill, a manure spreader, a plastic mulch lifter and a walk-behind tractor […]

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Venti Tre Modern Italian Ribbon-Cutting in Downtown Crown (PHOTOS)

UPDATED One of the country’s top three fast-casual restaurant brands, according to, is bringing a new modern Italian concept to Downtown Crown in Gaithersburg. The Gaithersburg-Germantown Chamber of Commerce held a  ribbon-cutting ceremony for Venti Tre Modern Italian on Sept. 8 at 128 Ellington Boulevard. The restaurant opened to the public on Sept. 9. […]

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