new

January 8, 2017 | Staff Writer

Meet Rockville’s New City Manager on Jan. 9 (VIDEO)

Rockville’s new city manager, Robert DiSpirito, began working at City Hall this week. “My first objective is to go out and meet Rockville’s employees and residents, listen intently, and learn all I can about this great community, reaching out and hearing what matters to our residents, civic groups, schools, businesses, and other partners,” said DiSpirito. […]

Read more

December 9, 2016 | Staff Writer

UPDATED: Duck Donuts Opens New Location in Gaithersburg (PHOTO)

UPDATED 12.9.16 Duck Donuts is now open at the Firstfeld Shopping Center off Quince Orchard Road in Gaithersburg. A grand opening celebration is planned for Saturday morning, according to the shop’s Facebook page. ORIGINAL 11.16.16 Duck Donuts is opening a new Montgomery County location at the Firstfield Shopping Center off Quince Orchard Road in Gaithersburg. According to […]

Read more

May 10, 2016 | Sonya Burke

Maryland Unveils New Driver’s Licenses and I-D Cards

To safeguard personal information and protect against identity theft and fraud, the state of Maryland is introducing a new driver’s license and identification (ID) card that officials say is more secure. That’s because the new cards feature multiple layers of security to help prevent identity theft and fraud. “Marylanders will be protected against identity theft […]

Read more

January 15, 2015 | Staff Writer

Bike Track (VIDEO)

Good news for cyclists: In an effort to make bicycling safer, the county’s Department of Transportation has completed the county’s first protected bike lane in Rockville. Take a look:

Read more

August 29, 2014 | Staff Writer

MCPS Enrolls 57 Unaccompanied Minors

A public announcement posted on the Montgomery County Public Schools website reports that 57 unaccompanied minors have been enrolled in Montgomery County schools this school year. You can read the announcement below: “Throughout the summer, there have been numerous reports of children and young adults fleeing their homes in El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras due […]

Read more

May 5, 2014 | Staff Writer

photo ribbon cutting

Travilah Fire Station Ribbon Cutting (Video)

Montgomery County Executive Ike Leggett and other officials attended the official opening of Travilah Fire Station #32. Visit our PEG partner County Cable Montgomery to view more of its local programming.

Read more

September 30, 2013 | Sonya Burke

“Looking Forward to This Law Change” (Video)

Officer Steve Deslauriers said he plans to get a lot of sleep tonight because he knows he will be busy with traffic enforcement tomorrow when new traffic laws take effect. As of Oct. 1, officers can pull you over if they see you with a handheld cell phone behind the wheel.  Deslauriers said his colleagues […]

Read more

Engage us on Facebook

Follow us on Twitter