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City Officials Cheer On Grand Opening of Lakelands Turf Field (PHOTOS) (VIDEO)

It was really something to cheer about Saturday morning when Gaithersburg city officials with the help of cheerleaders and a youth flag football team officially opened the Lakelands Park organic turf field. The park, at 1368 Main Street in the Lakelands community, is the first eco-friendly field installed by a municipal government on the East […]

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Five Things to Know Today, Oct. 25, in Montgomery County

Here are five things to know today, Oct. 25, in Montgomery County: 1. Nurse Nina Pham has been released from NIH after she is diagnosed as “Ebola free.” 2. The city of Gaithersburg is celebrating the grand opening of its new synthetic turf field today at Lakelands Park. You can follow MyMCMedia’s Krista Brick on […]

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Man Injured in Fall at Construction Site in Bethesda

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UPDATED Montgomery County Fire and Rescue crews are at the site of a construction accident in the 8800 block of Ridge Road where a man fell and is now being flown from the scene by Medevac helicopter. The Medevac helicopter picked up the man at Bradley Hills Elementary School on Hartsdale Avenue about 6 p.m. Friday, […]

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NIH Declare Dallas Nurse Ebola Free, Discharges Her (PHOTOS & VIDEO)

Dallas nurse Nina Pham said she was “blessed and fortunate” as she addressed the media after being discharged Ebola-free from National Institutes of Health Friday afternoon. Pham was admitted to the Special Clinical Studies Unit of the NIH Clinical Center at the request of Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital on Oct. 16. She was the first nurse who […]

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NIH Working on Ebola Vaccine

Human testing of a second investigational Ebola vaccine candidate is underway at the National Institutes of Health’s Clinical Center in Bethesda, according to the NIH website. Researchers at the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases are conducting the early phase trial to evaluate the vaccine, called VSV-ZEBOV, for safety and its ability to generate […]

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Three Dead, Two Injured When Plane and Helicopter Collide in Frederick

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UPDATED, Oct. 24, 11:00 a.m. – Police have released the names of the three people who died when their helicopter collided with a Cirrus SR 22 airplane near the Frederick Municipal Airport Thursday afternoon. The three  victims are: Christopher D. Parsons, 29, of Westminster; William Jenkins, 47, of Morrison, Colo., and Breandan J. MacFawn, 35, of Cumberland. […]

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County Report This Week (VIDEO)

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MyMCMedia’s Sonya Burke hosts the latest episode of County Report This Week, which includes a report on the Department of Liquor Control, a new prosecution unit that targets abuse and exploitation of the elderly, a new campaign to make Montgomery County a hunger free zone and more.  

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Five Things to Know Today, Oct. 24, in Montgomery County

Happy Friday! Here are five things to know today, Oct. 24, in Montgomery County: 1. Two Montgomery County residents were on a plane that collided with a helicopter above the skies of Frederick County on Thursday. 2.Some biotech employees toured a Habitat for Humanity community in Gaithersburg that they helped build. 3. It’s a day […]

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Eight Given Prestigious County Executive Awards for Excellence in Arts and Humanities (VIDEO)

The Arts and Humanities Council of Montgomery County announced the eight winners of the 2014 County Executive’s Awards for Excellence in the Arts and Humanities. Among this year’s eight recipients of the County Executive’s Awards for Excellence in the Arts and Humanities is Lifetime Impact Award winner Bonnie Fogel, Founder and Executive Director of Bethesda’s Imagination […]

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Five Things to Know Today, Oct. 23, in Montgomery County

Here are five things to know today, Oct. 23, in Montgomery County: 1. Early voting begins today at nine early voting centers in Montgomery County. #MoCoVote 2. A new court date has been set for Catherine Hoggle. #findsarah #findjacob 3. The Montgomery County Archives is now open at its new location in Gaithersburg. #FortheRecord 4. […]

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