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Holiday Recycling Tips (VIDEO)

With the holidays around the corner, Montgomery County officials are reminding residents about the importance of recycling. Lorna Virgili has the story. Visit our PEG partner County Cable Montgomery to view more of its local programming.

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County Has Vacancies on Board in Bethesda, Dickerson and at MCPL

Do you want a say in the future of downtown Bethesda? Do you want to help direct the future of the county’s library system? Do you want to weigh-in on environmental issues in the Dickerson Area? The county has a way for you to do it by applying for one of the following vacancies on a county […]

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MedImmune is First Biotech Facility to Earn Superior Energy Certification

MedImmune, the global biologics research and development arm of AstraZeneca, today announced it has received certification under the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Superior Energy Performance™ (SEP) program as a result of significant improvements the company has made to its overall energy performance at the Gaithersburg headquarters facility. MedImmune is the first biotechnology company in […]

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Paper Shredding Event Set for Nov. 15 in Germantown (VIDEO)

The Montgomery County Division of Solid Waste Services offers a service for residents that is both environmentally friendly and secure. On Saturday, Nov. 15 between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m., at Northwest High School in Germantown, you can shred and recycle your confidential papers.

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County Looks at Organic Option For Turf Fields (PHOTOS & VIDEO)

Montgomery County officials kicked around a soccer ball on the Lakelands Park organic turf field Wednesday as they kicked around the idea of using organic infill in future turf field projects. The City of Gaithersburg recently opened the field off Main Street, the first organic turf field of its kind in Montgomery County. And now […]

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Meeting Set to Discuss Proposed Cell Tower at Germantown School

A public meeting has been scheduled in Germantown for that community to weigh in on a proposal to put a cell phone tower at Roberto Clemente Middle School. The meeting is scheduled for Nov. 11 at 7 p.m. inside the school’s cafeteria at 18808 Waring Station Road. Feeder elementary school families are invited because a […]

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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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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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Wood Acres Elementary School in Potomac Wins Award for Green Team (VIDEO)

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Wood Acres Elementary School in Bethesda recently was honored with Bethesda Magazine’s Green Champions Award at the Bethesda Green Gala for their Green Team. PTA Green Team representative Danielle Miller Wagner explains 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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