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May 18, 2017 | Sonya Burke

Many Local, Elected Officials Plan to Attend Gaithersburg Book Festival on Saturday (VIDEO)

You may see a lot of politicians at the Gaithersburg Book Festival this Saturday. Several of them are introducing featured authors at the literary event. Gaithersburg Mayor Jud Ashman is the founder of the Gaithersburg Book Festival, an event that takes place at the grounds of City Hall. Ashman said he is not introducing an […]

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March 1, 2016 | Sonya Burke

Council Asks State Leaders to Support Bills to Prevent Drunk Driving

The Montgomery County Council is asking state leaders in the General Assembly to strongly support several Montgomery County sponsored bills that aim to prevent drunk driving. “As we are all painfully aware, one of our police officers, Noah Leotta, was struck and killed by a drunk driver less than three months ago,” wrote Council President […]

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January 18, 2016 | Sonya Burke

Gaithersburg Leaders Oppose Changes by SHA to Watkins Mill Road Interchange

UPDATED Gaithersburg city leaders are voicing their opposition to some proposed changes by the State Highway Administration (SHA) to the future Watkins Mill Road Interchange at I-270, and the city leaders are upset that they weren’t notified of a delay in the project’s construction schedule. As MyMCMedia first reported earlier this month, the construction of […]

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December 4, 2015 | Sonya Burke

Metropolitan Ballet’s Nutcracker to Feature Local Leaders and TV Personalities (VIDEO)

Several local leaders and television personalities are lending their time and talent in support of the arts this holiday season by performing in the Metropolitan Ballet Theatre’s (MBT) annual production of The Nutcracker. These guest stars are planning to portray “Mother Ginger” in a performance of the traditional ballet. The guest “Mother Gingers” at each […]

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September 4, 2015 | Staff Writer

A Recap of the First Day of School in Montgomery County (VIDEO)

Montgomery County Public Schools welcomed over 156,000 students this school year. MCPS-TV has a recap of their first day back.   Visit our PEG partner MCPS TV to view more of its local programming.

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March 27, 2015 | Staff Writer

Leggett Hails State Passage of $20 Million Matching Fund for School Construction Funding

Montgomery County Executive Ike Leggett is hailing state passage of $20 million in matching funds for additional school construction funding. “I want to thank Speaker Michael Busch and the members of our Delegation who made bringing home additional funds to help us address our public school construction issues their number one priority,” said Leggett in […]

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May 20, 2014 | Staff Writer

photo of Montgomery County Executive Isiah Leggett

Officials Celebrate Expansion Plan for USG (Photos)

Montgomery County Executive Isiah Leggett and other State and County leaders joined Dr. William E. ‘Brit’ Kirwan, Chancellor of the University System of Maryland (USM), and Dr. Stewart Edelstein, Executive Director of The Universities at Shady Grove (USG) and Associate Vice Chancellor for USM, May 19 in celebrating progress toward the development of the fourth […]

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May 18, 2014 | Staff Writer

photo Universities at Shady Grove

Universities at Shady Grove Expansion

Montgomery County Executive Isiah Leggett will join Dr. William E. “Brit” Kirwan, chancellor of the University System of Maryland (USM), Stewart Edelstein, executive director of The Universities at Shady Grove (USG) and associate vice chancellor for USM, and State Senator Nancy King on May 19 to announce progress toward the development of a fourth academic […]

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August 3, 2012 | Staff Writer

Ribbon cutting ceremony at GGCC new offices

Chamber Celebrates

The Gaithersburg-Germantown Chamber of Commerce (GGCC) recently celebrated  a grand reopening with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at its new offices. Over 65 people attended, including County Executive Isiah “Ike” Leggett, State Senators Nancy King & Jennie Forehand; State Delegates Charles Barkley & Brian Feldman; Montgomery County Executive Ike Leggett; County Councilmembers Nancy Floreen & Craig Rice; […]

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