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December 2, 2016 | Mitti Hicks

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Police and High School Football Players Football Game

It’s game on for Watkins Mill High School’s football players who are teaming up with Montgomery County Police Department’s sixth district to play Seneca Valley High School’s football team in a flag football game on Thursday Dec. 8. Montgomery County Police Department’s fifth district will team up with the Seneca Valley High School football team. […]

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November 29, 2016 | Staff Writer

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Rockville Celebrates International Night (VIDEO)

The City of Rockville celebrated diversity with its International Night. Find out more this Rock11 Now report. Visit our PEG partner Rock 11 Now to view more of its programming.

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November 28, 2016 | Phyllis Armstrong

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New YMCA Program Inspiring Futures for Young Males of Color (VIDEO & PHOTOS)

Two years ago, County Executive Ike Leggett and the County Council accepted President Obama’s challenge to help close opportunity gaps for young men of color. Nearly $20,000 is now being spent to help black and Latino youth through a new mentoring program operated by the YMCA’s Youth & Family Services Branch. MyMCMedia’s Phyllis Armstrong met […]

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November 27, 2016 | Staff Writer

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MCPS Students Perform at Latin Dance Competition at Strathmore

More than 200 Montgomery County Public Schools students recently competed in a Latin dance competition at the Music Center at Strathmore. MCPS-TV reports. GRACIAS @MCPS @mocoboe @strathmore @VisionaryEyeDrs @creativemoco @verizon @CarolTrawick @WashingtonHisp @TDBank_US @UrbanButcher @SunTrust pic.twitter.com/yJwqDK55C7 — AfterSchoolDanceFund (@Baila4Life) November 23, 2016

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November 19, 2016 | Staff Writer

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RMHS Students Demonstrate in Downtown Rockville (VIDEO)

Hundreds of Richard Montgomery High School students took to the streets in downtown Rockville on Nov. 16 to demonstrate for freedom of speech. County Cable Montgomery talked to some of those students in this report, below:

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November 18, 2016 | Mitti Hicks

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Gaithersburg Police Thank Students for Peaceful Protest (PHOTOS)

Students from Montgomery County Public Schools protested President-elect Donald Trump all week long. Gaithersburg High School students joined the demonstration on Friday.  According to Gaithersburg City Police, students gathered at roughly 9:30 Friday morning and marched to Lake Forest Mall.  Upon arriving to the mall, students from Watkins Mill High School joined the students in […]

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November 17, 2016 | Mitti Hicks

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Faith Leaders Realease Statement Condemning Vandalism and Acts of Hate

Community faith leaders are showing their support for those affected by the hate-based vandalism that occurred at Westland Middle School in Bethesda. According to police,  a student reported to school staff that swastikas were drawn on the mirrors and walls of a bathroom stall inside a boys restroom. “That is just one place in our county […]

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November 16, 2016 | Staff Writer

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Northwest Jags and Sherwood Warriors Advance to Volleyball State Championship Game (PHOTOS & VIDEO)

Two Montgomery County high schools will compete for the state championship title in volleyball on Saturday afternoon at Ritchie Coliseum at the University of Maryland. The defending state champions, the Northwest Jaguars have advanced to the title game, for the second year in a row, after defeating the Bowie Bulldogs on Wednesday night. The Jaguars […]

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November 16, 2016 | Staff Writer

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Superintendent on Protests: All Students Expected to Stay in School (VIDEO)

In a video message posted online, Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) superintendent Jack Smith said he expects all students to remain in school and participate in the school’s daily educational program as intended. “If students do not comply with these expectations, they may be subjected to the regular disciplinary actions that align with whatever infraction […]

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November 16, 2016 | Mitti Hicks

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MCPS Students Continue Anti-Trump Protests

High school students across Montgomery County continue to protest President-elect Donald Trump. Officials from the Montgomery County Public Schools have confirmed these schools that had a walk out or some sort of manifestations Wednesday morning: Richard Montgomery High School in Rockville Seneca Valley High School in Germantown Quince Orchard High School in Gaithersburg Paint Branch High […]

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