Field

June 24, 2017 | Sonya Burke

Fowler, Thomas, Reed, Kim, Hurley, Horschel Headline Quicken Loans National Field

Some of the top golfers from around the world are in Montgomery County this week for the 11th annual Quicken Loans National, which will be played June 29 – July 2 at TPC Potomac at Avenel Farm. The 120-player field includes world number 9, Rickie Fowler, world number 12, Justin Thomas, world number 17 and […]

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May 12, 2017 | Sonya Burke

Gaithersburg Mayor Ashman Looks to Expand City’s Park System, Requests Meeting with CE Leggett (VIDEO)

Gaithersburg Mayor Jud Ashman is asking for a meeting with Montgomery County Executive Ike Leggett to discuss acquiring access to the 4.79 acres of existing parkland behind the Montgomery County Public Safety Headquarters at 100 Edison Park Drive. This property is adjacent to Lakelands Park in the city limits of Gaithersburg. “The City is requesting […]

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March 16, 2017 | Staff Writer

Montgomery Parks Officials Delay Opening of Athletic Fields Until at Least March 20

Montgomery Parks officials are delaying the opening of athletic fields at parks and elementary and middle schools (excluding synthetic turf fields) until at least March 20 because of the recent winter storm. Officials said field conditions will be assessed on that date to determine if the fields are suitable for use. Until then, officials said teams […]

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October 2, 2016 | Staff Writer

County Council Receives Briefing on Silver Spring Apartment Explosion (VIDEO)

On August 10th, an explosion ripped through the Flower Branch apartment complex in Silver Spring resulting in dozens of injuries and seven deaths. The Montgomery County Council recently received an overview of the incident. CCM’s Susan Kenedy reports. Visit our PEG partner County Cable Montgomery to view more of its local programming.

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September 27, 2016 | Staff Writer

Small Plane Crashes in Laytonsville, One Person Killed

UPDATED One person was killed when a small plane crashed in a field off Laytonsville Road on Tuesday evening, according to a Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Service (MCFRS) official. “One person did not survive,” said MCFRS Spokesperson Pete Piringer. “The fire is out. The investigation is beginning.” The crash happened around 6:20 p.m. in […]

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September 26, 2016 | Staff Writer

Somerset Elementary Dedicates New Turf Field (PHOTOS & VIDEO)

UPDATED A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held on Sunday for the new synthetic turf field at Somerset Elementary School. The dedication took place at the annual back to school picnic. Katherine Coleman is the chair of the Somerset Elementary School field renovation campaign, which was carried by the Somerset Foundation. According to Coleman, Somerset is the […]

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April 21, 2016 | Sonya Burke

BioTech Forum Focuses on Growing the Industry in DMV Region (VIDEO)

The 2016 Regional BioTech Forum was held this week at MedImmune in Gaithersburg, and the talk of the two-day meeting was the importance of growing the sector. MyMCMedia’s Sonya Burke reports. Pleased to meet Leaders of Tomorrow at #biotechforum16 #NIH pic.twitter.com/JOjQZ1GIOu — Francis S. Collins (@NIHDirector) April 19, 2016 Dr. Collins @NIHDirector @NIH, on exceptional […]

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November 13, 2015 | Staff Writer

Northwest Jaguars 33-21 Over Richard Montgomery Rockets (PHOTOS)

UPDATED On a cold Friday night under the lights in Rockville, it was the Northwest Jaguars over the Richard Montgomery Rockets. At halftime, it was all Jags as the two teams went into the locker rooms with Northwest leading 20-0. But the Rockets came back scoring three times in the second half. The final score: […]

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August 24, 2015 | Sonya Burke

MCPS Recognizes Sportsmanship at Area High Schools (VIDEO)

The fall sports season is about to begin and area athletic directors, coaches, administrators and police officers are touting the importance of sportsmanship on and off the field. MyMCMedia’s Sonya Burke has more. Related articles:

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May 2, 2015 | Sonya Burke

Gaithersburg Opens Lakelands Synthetic Field for Public Play on Weekends

A Gaithersburg city official says that beginning on May 2nd the Lakelands synthetic turf field will be open for public play on designated weekend hours. “The field will be available on Saturdays from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m., and Sundays from 1:30 p.m. to 5 p.m.,” said Michele Potter, Gaithersburg’s director of parks, recreation and culture, […]

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