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Coffee with a Cop in Kentlands (PHOTOS)

The Gaithersburg Police Department in partnership with Starbucks, 121 Market Street in Kentlands, hosted “Coffee with a Cop,” from 7 – 9 a.m. on Sept. 30. Some of the hot topics discussed at the event included pedestrian safety, parking issues, thefts from automobiles, street robberies, neighborhood watch, list serves, identity theft and dogs. Police stressed […]

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Silver Spring Meeting Raises Awareness Against Bullying (VIDEO)

Members of the community had the chance to share stories, experiences, and asked questions about bullying in schools. The Bullying in Schools Town Hall meeting, held on September 28, was sponsored by Montgomery County Committee on Hate/Violence, the Montgomery County Office of Human Rights and Montgomery College. The event focused on preventing bullying behavior, but […]

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Then and Wow at Glen Echo Park (PHOTOS)

Then and Wow is the Glen Echo Park Partnership’s annual, family festival celebrating the Park’s revitalization and recalling its history. The Sept. 28 event featured kiddie rides and arcade games, as well as videos and an exhibition on the Park’s history.

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The Search for Sarah and Jacob Hoggle: A Special Report (VIDEO)

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Two young kids are missing, their mother is in custody and their father is in pain:  Watch our MyMCMedia special report on the search for Clarksburg residents Sarah (3) and Jacob (2) Hoggle. For more information on this case and the latest information about local search efforts, visit the find Sarah, find Jacob website here. Update […]

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Arepas, Fajitas or Fresh Pasta: New Food Truck in Silver Spring Promises Lots of Flavor (PHOTOS)

There is a new truck in town: The Fajita Sub Factory. Milvia Calvit, a Venezuelan with Italian blood, created the combination of Latino flavors and freshly made Italian pasta. She opened a food truck in Silver Spring, located at the Gulf gas station on Colesville and Georgia Avenue, where she serves Latino food and soon […]

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Rockville Salutes Its Nonprofits (VIDEO)

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The city of Rockville recently spotlighted area nonprofits at an event held at the Farmers Market. Rockville 11′s Morgan Lash reports. Visit our PEG partner Rockville11 to view more of its programming.

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Children Fleeing Violence Workshop (VIDEO)

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In this MyMCMedia Extra, Luis Cardona of Health and Human Services tells us about his work with children fleeing violence. Cardona led a workshop on the topic at the SCUP conference on Sept. 22 at the Universities at Shady Grove. Related:

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No Applications Received for Gaithersburg City Council Vacancy

UPDATED Sept. 26, 9:41 p.m. It’s been over three weeks since the city of Gaithersburg posted applications on its website for an anticipated opening on the Gaithersburg City Council and so far not one person has applied. That’s the word from City Attorney Lynn Board. On Sept. 3, city officials posted a notice on the […]

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World of Montgomery: Fun for the Whole Family (PHOTOS)

A festival in Wheaton where attendees can visit China, El Salvador, Ethiopia, India, among others: the World of Montgomery is back to celebrate the diverse cultural heritages in Montgomery County. It is the event’s sixth anniversary, and will showcase the county’s diversity through food, music, dance, arts, and do-it-yourself projects for the whole family. “The theory […]

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Montgomery County Celebrates National Hispanic Heritage Month: Meet Nancy Navarro (VIDEO)

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Find out more about the journey that led Nancy Navarro to the Montgomery County Council and to become one of the most influential women in the DMV area. CCM’s Julie Rios Little reports. It’s National Hispanic Heritage month.

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