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September 24, 2016 | Staff Writer

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CSAAC Recognizes Montgomery County Council for Continued Autism Funding (VIDEO)

The Community Services for Autistic Adults (CSAAC) is a nationally recognized leader when it comes to developing services for people with autism. The organization recently honored the County Council for its continued support. Susan Kenedy reports: Visit our PEG partner County Cable Montgomery to view more of its local programming.

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September 24, 2016 | Phyllis Armstrong

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NMAAHC: New Museum Ushers in Moments of Tears & Joy (VIDEO)

A three-day festival kicks off the official opening of the National Museum of African American History and Culture on September 24. Thousands of visitors from near and far will join President Obama and other dignitaries for the dedication ceremony on the Mall. Plans for the new museum inspired individual citizens, corporations and foundations to donate […]

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September 23, 2016 | Sonya Burke

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Montgomery County Executive Hispanic Gala Honors 78 Scholars (VIDEO)

The 2016 Montgomery County Executive Hispanic Gala honored 78 scholars on Thursday night at The Fillmore in Silver Spring. “The 2016 class of scholars represents the immense diversity in our county,” said Montgomery County Executive Isiah Leggett. Find out more in this MyMCMedia Extra, video: Selected awardees are attending 14 colleges and universities throughout the […]

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September 23, 2016 | Staff Writer

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County Report This Week (VIDEO)

MyMCMedia‘s Sonya Burke hosts the latest episode of County Report This Week, which includes reports on a new coalition hoping to ease traffic congestion on I-270, a veterans clinic coming soon to Gaithersburg, a beer farm in Brookeville and more. You can watch the show in its entirety, below:

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September 22, 2016 | Staff Writer

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Maryland Proud License Plate Debuts on Monday (PHOTO)

Marylanders can display their pride in their home state beginning on Monday when the Motor Vehicle Administration rolls out the new Maryland Proud license plate. Governor Larry Hogan unveiled the new design last month, which prominently features the state flag. The new standard-issue plate is available for all passenger cars, SUV’s trucks, motorcycles and multipurpose […]

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September 22, 2016 | Phyllis Armstrong

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NMAAHC: What You Need to Know About Weekend Celebration

The grand opening of the National Museum of African American History & Culture (NMAAHC) will be a jam-packed celebration that tens of thousands of people are expected to attend this weekend. A free, three-day festival kicks off at noon Friday with “Freedom Sounds: A Community Celebration” on the Washington Monument grounds along Constitution Avenue between […]

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September 21, 2016 | Sonya Burke

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Judge Greenberg Rules Term Limits Charter Amendment Can Go on Nov. Ballot

In a decision entered today, Judge Robert Greenberg has ruled that the term limits charter amendment petition that was certified by the Montgomery County Board of Elections (BOE) last month can be placed on the Nov. 8th ballot. This decision is good news for local attorney and community activist Robin Ficker, who organized the petition […]

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September 21, 2016 | Staff Writer

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Register to Vote By Oct. 18

Montgomery County citizens who want to vote in the 2016 Presidential General Election need to complete and submit their voter registration application no later than 9 p.m. on Tuesday, October 18. Registering to vote requires that you are a U.S. citizen, live in Montgomery County, Maryland, and be at least 18 years of age on […]

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September 21, 2016 | Maureen Chowdhury

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Rep. John Delaney on Supporting Term Limits (VIDEO)

In this MyMCMedia Extra video, U.S. Rep. John Delaney talks about why he supports term limits.

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September 21, 2016 | Maureen Chowdhury

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Rep. John Delaney on National Anthem Protests: “I Don’t Think [It’s] The Right Thing to Do” (VIDEO)

In this MyMCMedia Extra video, U.S. Rep. John Delaney addresses the National Anthem protests that have been happening around the country, including in Montgomery County. “They have the right to do this, but I don’t support them doing it,” he said.

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