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Celebrate! Gaithersburg

The annual Celebrate! Gaithersburg in Olde Towne street festival draws an entire community to Gaithersburg’s historic City center for a day of food, fun, entertainment and family activities. Businesses and organizations are invited to be part of the celebration through vendor and sponsorship opportunities. The one-day event, now in its 33rd year, is scheduled for […]

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Gaithersburg Indoor Baby Bazaar (VIDEO)

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Great shopping opportunities are just around the corner at the Gaithersburg Indoor Baby Bazaar, Saturday, April 4 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Montgomery County Agricultural Center, 16 Chestnut Street, Building 6. Admission is free, and there will be free balloons for the little ones. Come discover great deals on gently-used or new […]

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Five Things to Know Today, March 28, in Montgomery County

Here are your five things to know today, March 28, in Montgomery County: 1. Get your environmental know how at the first, annual Greenfest today at the Silver Spring-Takoma Park campus of Montgomery College and at Jessup Blair Local Park. Follow MyMCMedia’s Aline Barros on Twitter @AlineBarros2 for reports from the event. 2. Watch the […]

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County Report This Week (VIDEO)

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MyMCMedia’s Sonya Burke hosts the latest episode of County Report This Week, which includes reports on a recent education budget forum tour, the county executive’s operating budget, a community meeting with the police chief and more.

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VITA Tax Day Offers Free Preparation and Tips in Gaithersburg

Residents of Montgomery County earning less than $53,000 a year qualify for free income tax preparation through the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program. While appointments are taken at various locations throughout Montgomery County, several agencies are joining together to host Super VITA Tax Day in Gaithersburg, an opportunity for residents to get free tax […]

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Indian Classical Musician to Perform in Gaithersburg

Montgomery County resident Alif Laila is scheduled to perform in Gaithersburg at the Arts Barn on April 4. Laila, a native of Bangladesh, plays India Classical music- a genre she began studying at a young age under the teachings of the master of the Senia Maihar Gharana style. She has performed in concerts internationally and throughout […]

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Groundskeeper of the Year (PHOTO)

Jim Farrell, a work force leader with the city of Gaithersburg’s Department of Public Works, was named Groundskeeper of the Year by the Maryland State Association of Baseball Coaches. The award was presented at a ceremony in the Camden Yards Warehouse in Baltimore on February 7th. A thirty-three year veteran with the City of Gaithersburg, […]

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Gaithersburg’s Malcolm King Park Paths to Be Closed for Development Project

Certain paths in the Malcolm King Park in Gaithersburg will be closed starting today for about seven months as work begins for the Washingtonian North Development Project. The first phase of the development plan includes an entry road and pond, according to a release from the city. Construction will also involve the installation of sewer […]

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Warehouse Fire on Oakmont Avenue (PHOTOS)

About 65 firefighters battled a two-story warehouse fire late Saturday afternoon at 16775 Oakmont Avenue. Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Service Spokesperson Pete Piringer said the blaze occurred in the office at the Colonial Restoration Studio. According to Piringer, the cause of the blaze was determined to be accidental. He said there were no injuries. […]

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Public Safety Awards in Montgomery County (VIDEO)

The Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce hosted the 41st annual Public Safety Awards Ceremony on March 13. Over 1,200 business, government and public safety leaders attended this event to thank the brave men and women who protect our community everyday. “Today we honor the great acts of courage, service, selflessness and kindness that truly exemplify […]

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