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Maryland Latino Students Had a Big Night in Montgomery County (VIDEO)

It was a night to remember at The Fillmore in Silver Spring Thursday. The 2014 Montgomery County Executive Hispanic Gala raised more than $100,000 in scholarships and helped more than 60 Latino students to continue their college...

The Fillmore Makes Billboard’s Top 25 Music Club List

How does The Fillmore in Silver Spring compare with the House of Blues in Orlando and the 9:30 Club? Well, they all made Billboard’s list of the top 25 most popular music clubs in the country. The Fillmore Silver Spring enters...

Picture the Fair Photo Contest Winner (Photo)

As residents headed over to the Montgomery County Fair, we asked them to send photos and short video clips of their most memorable moments at the fair to pix@mymcmedia.org. Over 240 photos and short videos were submitted and over...

Shark Week Kicks Off in Silver Spring (Video)

Discovery Communications kicked off its popular Shark Week in downtown Silver Spring on August 8th and mascot Chompie was out and about to meet the fans. Take a look at some of the fun in this MyMCMedia extra:...

“Picture The Fair” Photo Contest

As you head over to the Montgomery County Fair, take along your mobile phone or your best digital camera and snap some pictures or record a short video. Then send your photos and video clips of memorable moments to...

Pitching Poolesville: Town Adds Its Own Tagline (Video & Photos)

What’s great about Poolesville? The community can tell you because they just voted on a slogan to sum it up. Poolesville’s new tagline- “Small Town Character, Down Home Charm.” “It is a community...

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NORAD Exercise Planned Overnight in Skies Above Washington, D.C.

The North American Aerospace Defense Command and its geographical component, the Continental United States NORAD Region, is scheduled to conduct airspace security exercises Tuesday night into Wednesday morning over the skies of the Washington, D.C. region. Flights are scheduled to take place between midnight and 2 a.m. on Sept. 24. The exercise is comprised of […]

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Five Things to Know, Sept. 23, in Montgomery County

Here are five things to know today, Sept. 23, in Montgomery County: 1. Police are asking business owners to review exterior surveillance tape as their search continues for Sarah (3) and Jacob (2) Hoggle. 2. The city of Rockville has been named one of the best places to live in the country. 3. The Westbard […]

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Leggett Warns Consumers About IRS Telephone Scam

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Montgomery County Executive Isiah Leggett today announced a warning from Montgomery County’s Office of Consumer Protection (OCP) and Montgomery County Police Financial Crimes Section, about a nationwide telephone scam that relies upon intimidation to steal millions of dollars from consumers. Telephone scammers contact consumers and assert that the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has prepared a […]

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Maryland Latino Students Had a Big Night in Montgomery County (VIDEO)

It was a night to remember at The Fillmore in Silver Spring Thursday. The 2014 Montgomery County Executive Hispanic Gala raised more than $100,000 in scholarships and helped more than 60 Latino students to continue their college education. “When you empower the students, you empower the family,” said County Executive Isiah Leggett. More than 300 […]

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Five Things to Know Today, Sept. 22, in Montgomery County

Here are five things to know today, Sept. 22, in Montgomery County: 1. It’s Car Free Day! 2. Montgomery County Council President Craig Rice will hold his weekly briefing with the media this morning and he is hosting a community meeting for residents in Montgomery Village tonight. 3. County Executive Isiah Leggett and other local […]

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Takoma Park Teacher Wins $1-Million on Wheel of Fortune (VIDEO)

Sarah Manchester, a Takoma Park Middle School math teacher, recently won one million dollars on the game show, Wheel of Fortune. You can watch her win and check out her reaction, and her family’s reaction, below: For more on this story, see The Washington Post’s report. OMG!! Takoma Park MS teacher Sarah Manchester just won […]

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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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A Slam Dunk: Audacity of Hoops Basketball Tournament [VIDEO]

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Players, from all over the county, slam-dunked, played defense, and showed their free throwing skills at the fourth annual Audacity of Hoops basketball tournament on Sept. 20 in downtown Silver Spring. This year, Councilmember Cherri Branson hosted the event that features adults, and high school-age boys and girls. The 3-on-3 tournament uses sports and recreation […]

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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 reports on a new program to curb pedestrian collisions involving teens, a recap of the Silver Spring Maker Faire, the future of farming in Montgomery County, a new development in Takoma Park and much more. Take a look:

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Second Hispanic Gala Celebration of Latino Students in Silver Spring (VIDEO)

Sixty Latino students were the recipients of the 2014 Maryland Hispanic Achievement Scholarships presented at the Montgomery County Executive’s Hispanic Gala on Sept. 18 at The Fillmore in Silver Spring. In this MyMcMedia Extra, Lorna Virgili, President/CEO of the National Hispanic Communication Group, tells us how it all began.  Montgomery County Executive Isiah Leggett and wife, Catherine […]

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