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October 16, 2018

Police Release Surveillance Images from Potomac Burglary

Detectives from the Bethesda police district station are hoping someone recognizes the men whose images were captured by the Potomac Farm Market video surveillance system during a Sept. 16 burglary. The market, at 9035 Congressional Parkway, was burgled about 1 a.m. that day, police said. The men forced entry into at least one shed and […]

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October 16, 2018

New Swim School Opens in Gaithersburg That Is Unlike Any Other Training Facility

A new swim lab has opened that allows swimmers to be comfortable and confident in the water and to help competitive swimmers excel at their highest level. The Gaithersburg-Germantown Chamber of Commerce (GGCC) supported SwimLabs Montgomery County and celebrated the grand opening of their new location by conducting a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony on Friday, October […]

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October 16, 2018

October is ADHD Awareness Month

Do You Know How ADHD Truly Impacts People and What Treatments Are Available? Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is a disorder in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders Fifth Edition (DSM-5) that is characterized by deficits in attention (i.e., trouble staying focused, being forgetful, making careless mistakes). In addition, many individuals experience trouble with hyperactivity […]

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October 16, 2018

Second Annual Regional Job Fair Set for Wednesday in Silver Spring

Looking for a job? Montgomery County will host the Second Annual East County Regional Job Fair on Oct. 17 from 3-7 p.m. in Silver Spring. This event is free and open to the public. Job seekers are asked to bring many copies of their resume and to dress in business attire. Registration for job seekers is encouraged […]

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October 16, 2018

Mega Millions Lottery Reaches $659 Million

Combined, the two big lottery games have total prizes at $999 million. Wednesday night’s Powerball has a jackpot of $345 million. And the Mega Millions, which is drawn Tuesday night, has a $659 million jackpot. The jackpots are listed as the totals paid out as annuities. Winners can opt for a cash option which comes […]

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October 16, 2018

Five Things to Know for Oct. 16 in Montgomery County

It’s Tuesday, Oct. 16, and here are five things Montgomery County residents need to know: 1. Pedal to the Metal: The Montgomery County Council meets today and on its agenda is consideration of a bicycle master plan. Staff reports are only a click away with this agenda. 2. Voter Deadline: Today is the deadline to […]

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October 16, 2018

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Senior Forum Set for Oct. 19 at Twinbrook Recreation Center in Rockville

Montgomery County Councilmember Sidney Katz is hosting a Senior Forum on Friday, Oct. 19 at the Twinbrook Recreation Center located at 12900 Twinbrook Parkway in Rockville. The forum will focus on four major areas: avoiding senior scams, fire prevention and safety, public safety in the senior community and spotting elder abuse. It will be accompanied by […]

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October 15, 2018

Two Northwest High School Students Struck by Car

Two Northwest High School students were struck by a car Monday afternoon crossing Great Seneca Highway at Richter Farm Road, according to a statement from the school’s principal. Principal Jimmy D’Andrea, on a message distributed on Twitter, said emergency responders took the students to a local hospital where they have non-life-threatening injuries. The students were […]

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October 15, 2018

MCM Game of the Week for Oct. 19 is Walter Johnson at Damascus

MCM’s Game of the Week features three-time defending state champions, Damascus, riding an amazing 49-game winning streak, hosting the Walter Johnson Wildcats Friday, Oct. 19. Continuing this Friday, MCM will bring you coverage of Montgomery County high school football. The Damascus Hornets will host Walter Johnson (4-3) Friday night. Kickoff for the game is 6:30 […]

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October 15, 2018

Riemer Meets the Media

Council President Hans Riemer met with reporters where the discussion focused on the bicycle master plan, small cell towers and other topics.

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