Gaithersburg

August 18, 2017 | Staff Writer

Teen Wins Rare Sheep, Visit Them at the Fair (VIDEO)

At just 14-years-old, Olivia Scuderi said it’s an honor to raise two rare sheep. The Hog Island breed of sheep are a feral breed from Hog Island in Virginia that were isolated for decades. According to Scuderi, there are about 200 registered each year and 500 total in the region. She won the animals after […]

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August 18, 2017 | Douglas Tallman

Top 10 for Aug 11-17

Hate tops the MyMCMedia Top 10 for the week, which probably isn’t surprising considering the events of Charlottesville, Virginia.

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August 18, 2017 | Staff Writer

Animal Adoption Fees Waived for Clear the Shelters Event

The Montgomery County Animal Services and Adoption Center is waiving adoption fees on its animals this weekend. Clear the Shelters is a nationwide pet adoption initiative aimed to find animals forever homes. The event will take place on Aug. 19 at the county’s animal services and adoption center, 7315 Muncaster Mill Road in Derwood, and […]

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August 18, 2017 | Staff Writer

County Report This Week (VIDEO)

Anqoinette Crosby hosts the latest episode of County Report This Week, which begins with a preview of the new Ride On ExtRa service along Route 355 scheduled to start in October. There are also reports on a vigil for the victims and heroes of the Flower Branch Apartments tragedy, a local judge retires, and more. […]

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August 18, 2017 | Douglas Tallman

Heat Advisory Issued for Friday

It’s going to be hot today with a heat index of 105. The National Weather Service has issued a heat advisory for much of central Maryland, including a large portion of Montgomery County. The advisory starts at 11 a.m. and runs through 8 p.m.

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August 18, 2017 | Douglas Tallman

Five Things to Know Today, Aug. 18, in Montgomery County

Here are five things to know today, Aug. 18, in Montgomery County: 1. What Ends Saturday: Today is the day before Shop Maryland Tax Free Week ends and the day before the Montgomery County Ag Fair ends. 2. Clear the Shelters: Tomorrow is also “Clear the Shelters” day at the Montgomery County Animals Services and Adoption […]

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August 17, 2017 | Mitti Hicks

Weekend Planner, August 18 – August 20 (VIDEO)

Got weekend plans? This is the last weekend to enjoy the  Montgomery County Agricultural Fair at the fairgrounds in Gaithersburg. It’s also the last weekend to purchase selected items tax free during Maryland’s Tax Free Week which ends Aug. 19. Below are some other ideas for fun this weekend in Montgomery County: Friday, Aug. 18 10 […]

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August 17, 2017 | Douglas Tallman

Gaithersburg Man Arrested for Rockville Armed Robbery, Burglary

Rockville city police arrested a Gaithersburg man in connection with an armed robbery that occurred earlier this month in the 700 block of Fallsgrove Boulevard, near the Thomas Farm Community Center. The victim told police he was walking along the path near the center with his child about 4:30 p.m., Aug. 6, a police statement […]

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August 17, 2017 | Douglas Tallman

Residents Meet Law Enforcement at Coffee with a Cop

“Coffee with a Cop” is a program where law enforcement officers can meet with residents to hear their concerns. On Wednesday, Montgomery Village District officers met with patrons at the McDonald’s at the Goshen Plaza on Rothbury Drive. District Commander Dinesh Patil describes why the program is important, as well as the kinds of questions […]

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August 17, 2017 | Douglas Tallman

Five Things to Know Today, Aug. 17, in Montgomery County

Here are five things to know today, Aug. 17, in Montgomery County: 1. Where’d the Sun Go?: It’s not too early to be thinking about Monday’s solar eclipse. Montgomery Parks is planning a party! 2. How Much Is That Doggy in the Window?: And it’s not too early to be thinking about this weekend’s “Clear the […]

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