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Glenview Mansion Hosts Student Art Show (VIDEO)

The Glenview Mansion in Rockville is hosting the annual Student Art Show this month. Rockville 11 reports: Visit our PEG partner Rockville11 to view more of its programming.

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Mayor Jud Ashman on Piloting Police Body Worn Cameras (VIDEO)

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In this MyMCMedia Extra video, Mayor Jud Ashman talks about police body worn cameras being piloted in Gaithersburg.

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Brazilian Carnival Party at YMCA in Silver Spring

Carnival season is over in Brazil, but YMCA-a youth development nonprofit- hosted its carnival celebration on Feb. 25 during its “Globally Inspired Experience” series. Approximately 100 people visited the open house that featured a celebration of Brazilian culture with food, samba dance performances and local community vendors. “My hope is to get our community inspired […]

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Silver Spring’s Creative Colony Celebrates One-Year Anniversary

Silver Spring’s coworking space is about to turn one. Creative Colony is a place where people share workspace while focusing on different projects. The company is celebrating its first anniversary in March, and Shala W. Graham, the company’s founder, said it has been a “great adventure so far.” “March 20 will be one year from […]

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New HIV Treatment Program at Community Clinic, Inc. (VIDEO)

Community Clinic, Inc. a community-based health care agency, has been serving Montgomery County for more than 40 years. The clinic provides medical, dental, behavioral health, nutrition services and more. According to Jose Luis Diaz, communications director of Community Clinic, Inc., the clinic will offer a new HIV care program that features counseling, general care, and […]

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“Funding is always an issue” Community Clinic, Inc. Jose Luis Diaz (VIDEO)

Community Clinic, Inc. a community-based health care agency, has been serving Montgomery County for more than 40 years. The clinic provides medical, dental, behavioral health, nutrition services and more. According to Jose Luis Diaz, communications director of Community Clinic, Inc., funding is always an issue to the organization that helps annually 50,000 people in Montgomery […]

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Montgomery Parks Delays Opening of Lake Needwood and Little Seneca Lake

Montgomery Parks officials announced today that they are delaying the original March 1 opening of Little Seneca Lake in Black Hill Regional Park and Lake Needwood in Rock Creek Regional Park until March 14th for recreational boating, fishing and other uses because of inclement weather conditions. Boaters with a daily or seasonal boating permit are […]

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Nonprofit of The Week: Umttr

UmttrĀ is a Montgomery County nonprofit that works with teens and young adults to prevent teen suicide, bullying, and depression. Their message is “Every Life Matters.” The nonprofit was a teen initiated effort in memory of Winston Churchill Sophomore Evan Rosenstock. Back in January, Evan’s mother, Susan Rosenstock, talked to MyMCMedia at a teen suicide prevention […]

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County Working to Reduce Cost for Wheaton Library/Community Center

The proposed Wheaton Library and Community Center carries a $89 million price tag and county officials are working to optimize the scope of the project to bring that cost down. County Department of General Services Director David Dise presented an update of the project to a joint meeting of the Montgomery County Council’s Health and […]

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Snow Closings, Delays and Announcements

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You can find a list of snow closings, delays and other weather announcements, below. ALERT! Senior Centers and senior programs are canceled. — Montgomery Rec (@MoCoRec) February 26, 2015 ALERT! All regularly scheduled programs and activities canceled. Community centers and aquatic facilities open for drop in activities only. — Montgomery Rec (@MoCoRec) February 26, 2015 […]

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