November 11, 2015


Montgomery County’s Holiday Schedule for Veterans Day

Montgomery County government will observe the following holiday schedule for Veterans Day on November 11: County offices – closed. Libraries – closed. County liquor stores – all retail stores are open normal hours. Recreation – aquatic and community centers open as scheduled; classes and programs will meet as scheduled; all senior programs cancelled, and administrative […]

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November 4, 2015

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Motorcyclist Dies After Collision on Rockville Pike

UPDATED Montgomery County police officers are investigating a fatal collision that involved a motorcyclist and a Ride On bus. It happened around 6:11 a.m. on Wednesday morning in Bethesda. Police said the preliminary investigation indicates the motorcyclist, identified as 35-year-old Francis Plati, Jr. of Virginia, was operating a 2001 Suzuki and was traveling south on […]

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October 13, 2015

2015 Bus Roadeo winner

Leslie St. Lewis Wins Ride On Bus “Roadeo” (PHOTOS)

The Montgomery County Department of Transportation held its annual bus “Roadeo” at the driver facility on Great Seneca Highway this past Saturday, October 10. A total of 11 bus operators competed in team and individual events. This year’s participants, who competed as individuals, were Leslie St. Lewis, Lawrence Marshall, George Agyekum, Patrick Simen, Julio Fernandez, […]

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September 18, 2015

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Silver Spring Transit Center to Open Sept. 20 (VIDEO)

The Silver Spring Transit Center opens to commuters on Sunday, Sept. 20. The long-awaited facility promises to be an easy access point of transfer for Metro and Ride On bus riders. Visit our PEG partner County Cable Montgomery to view more of its local programming.

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September 8, 2015

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Troy Turner Believes Jacob Hoggle Disappeared from Clarksburg (VIDEO)

It’s been one year this month since siblings Sarah and Jacob Hoggle disappeared. Their mother, Catherine Hoggle, was the last person known to see the kids. In this MyMCMedia Extra video, the children’s father, Troy Turner, shares some details about what might have happened before Jacob disappeared, and Turner says police should look at surveillance […]

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May 4, 2015

County Ride On Food Drive Collection Bag

MoCo’s Ride On Collects About 8,000 Pounds of Food During Give and Ride Week

Montgomery County’s Ride On bus system collected 8,767 pounds of food this year during its annual “Give and Ride” food drive that took place the week of April 19. Bus passengers received free rides by donating canned or nonperishable food for Montgomery County school students. “Ride On is more than a bus service – it’s […]

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April 20, 2015


Five Things to Know Today, April 20, in Montgomery County

Here’s your daily rundown of the events and stories that people are talking about today, April 20, in Montgomery County: 1. Flood Watch & Heavy Rains: You are going to need your umbrella. The National Weather Service has issued a flood watch for Montgomery County until 10 a.m. and thunderstorms are forecast for later today. […]

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February 27, 2015

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Civil Rights Historic Bus Tour (VIDEO)

The Montgomery County Office of Human Rights is again co-sponsoring a civil rights historic bus tour that retraces the steps of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and there’s still time to sign up to take part in this experience. Lorna Virgili reports. Visit our PEG partner County Cable Montgomery to view more of its local […]

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February 23, 2015

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MCPS Announces Two Hour Delay

Montgomery County Public Schools are operating on a two-hour delay because of emergency weather conditions. Bus service will be provided on a two-hour-delayed schedule. Morning prekindergarten, morning half-day Head Start, other morning half-day programs and field trips are canceled. Other activities and programs that begin at 10:30 a.m. or earlier are canceled. Administrative offices are […]

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February 16, 2015

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Ride On Bus Schedule Changes Recap (VIDEO)

There have been a number of changes to many of Ride On’s bus routes this year. Learn more in this update: Visit our PEG partner County Cable Montgomery to view more of its local programming. Related:

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