Five Things to Know Today, August 8, in Montgomery County (VIDEO)
1. The Montgomery County Agricultural Fair opens today.
2. The Gaithersburg-Germantown Chamber of Commerce Public Safety Awards breakfast takes place today at the fairgrounds.
3. Discovery kicks off Shark Week in Silver Spring tonight.
4. U.S. Labor Secretary Tom Perez visited a Bethesda restaurant, along with Maryland Governor Martin O’Malley and County Executive Ike Leggett, on Aug. 7, to promote the need to raise the minimum wage nationally.
5. Our Weekend Planner is your guide to fun in Montgomery County.
Finally, don’t miss the latest episode of County Report This Week.