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Montgomery College Adds Phone Interpretation Service (VIDEO)

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To serve its diverse student body and their families, Montgomery College has implemented a new phone interpretation service. MCTV reports. Visit our PEG partner MCTV10 (Montgomery College Television program schedule) to see more Montgomery College Television.

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Traffic and Golf Course Redevelopment Top Concerns at Meeting in Montgomery Village (VIDEO)

About 70 people attended a meeting at the Gaithersburg Library Monday night to talk about the development of the Montgomery Village Golf Course, transportation issues and crime in the Montgomery Village area. Montgomery County Council President Craig Rice hosted the meeting fielding questions mostly about the redevelopment of the golf course planned by Monument Realty. […]

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Park After Dark (PHOTOS)

The historic Great Falls Tavern at the C & O Canal National Historical Park was the site of a fundraiser on Sept. 20 that included food, drink and live music by Trouble Brewin’.

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The Future of Farming in Montgomery County (VIDEO)

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The business of farming is changing but the future of farmers remains bright in Montgomery County. CCM’s Susan Kenedy reports. Visit our PEG partner County Cable Montgomery to view more of its local programming.

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Navarro Supports Selection on Olney Town Center for Microgrid Control System Pilot Project

Montgomery County Councilmember Nancy Navarro today expressed enthusiasm for the continued progress of a two-year pilot program that will have Olney Town Center involved in a microgrid project that could be a model for the future of electric power service. Among the goals of the project would be to reduce critical load outages by 98 […]

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Proposed Ban on Styrofoam (VIDEO)

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Montgomery County Councilmember Hans Riemer has proposed a bill that would ban the use of polystyrene. Take a look: Visit our PEG partner County Cable Montgomery to view more of its local programming.

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More than 1,000 Students Still Without Necessary Vaccinations

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There are still nearly 1,500 seventh-graders who do not have the required proof of immunizations to be allowed to continue to go to class at Montgomery County Public Schools. Mary Anderson, spokeswoman for the Department of Health and Human Services told MyMCMedia Friday that the latest numbers show 1,491 seventh-graders still have failed to show […]

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Montgomery Parks Foundation Receives One Million Dollar Gift for Greenhouse at Brookside Gardens

The Montgomery Parks Foundation, an independent nonprofit organization providing fundraising and support to Montgomery Parks, has secured $1 million dollars from a private donor to help construct a new growing greenhouse at Brookside Gardens in Wheaton. The greenhouse is part of the multi-phase Master Plan adopted in 2005 that will enhance the many spectacular offerings […]

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New Grants Available for Watershed Restoration

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There’s a new grant program to support watershed restoration and outreach throughout the county. Funding is available for three types of efforts: public outreach and stewardship projects, community-based stormwater runoff and water quality improvement practices, and RainScapes Neighborhood projects. Non-profit organizations, including local watershed groups, community associations, service and civic groups, and faith-based organizations, are […]

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Shredding and Recycling Event Set for Sept. 13 (VIDEO)

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Save the date: on Sept. 13 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at Walter Johnson High School you can recycle and shred your paper documents and household goods: Find out more here.

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