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November 5, 2018 | Douglas Tallman

Five Things to Know for Nov. 5 in Montgomery County

It’s Monday, Nov. 5, and here are five things Montgomery County residents need to know: 1. Coat Drive: The Takoma Park Police Department, in partnership with the Takoma Park Adventist Church, is collecting clean, gently used warm coats in any size from infant to adult. The coats will be donated to people in need. A […]

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October 26, 2018 | Staff Writer

County Leaf Collection Begins Nov. 5

The Montgomery County Department of Transportation (MCDOT) Division of Highway Services will begin the annual vacuum collection of leaves from Nov. 5 through the end of December. MCDOT makes two collections on every street in the vacuum leaf collection district during the fall. Bright yellow and green signs will be posted along streets beginning the […]

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November 6, 2017 | Michelle Queen

Maryland Flag Will Be Lowered to Half Staff After President’s Order

President Donald Trump has ordered the U.S. flag to be flown at half staff from now to sunset on Nov. 9 to pay respect to the victims of the Sutherland Springs, Texas shooting. As a matter of protocol, the Maryland flag will be lowered to half staff as well because no flag may fly higher […]

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November 1, 2017 | Michelle Queen

Weekend Planner, November 3-5

Montgomery Parks has numerous events planned this weekend to celebrate the day Maryland abolished slavery with a new constitution, Maryland Emancipation Day. Numerous historical sites are open, including Josiah Henson Park, Woodlawan Manor Cultural Park, Woodlawn Museum, Oakley Cabin African American Museum and Park, and the Harper Cabin at Brookside Nature Center. Take a hike […]

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November 4, 2016 | Michelle Queen

Weekend Planner, Nov. 4 – Nov. 6 (VIDEOS)

Halloween is over and we’ve noticed a few Holiday events that might be of interest. Olney Theatre’s production of Mary Poppins opened this week and runs through the end of the year. The Catholic University Chamber Orchestra performs Peter and the Wolf at Gaithersburg’s Arts Barn Saturday. The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra performs two concerts with […]

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November 2, 2016 | Staff Writer

Montgomery Parks Celebrates Maryland Emancipation Day on Nov. 5-6 in Germantown, Olney, Sandy Spring and Wheaton

Montgomery Parks is celebrating Maryland Emancipation Day with free activities on Nov. 5 and Nov. 6 in Germantown, Olney, Sandy Spring and Wheaton. The weekend celebration includes tours of the recently opened Woodlawn Visitors Center, 16501 Norwood Road in Sandy Spring. In addition, there will be: Hikes on the Underground Railroad Experience Trail. Living history […]

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November 5, 2015 | Maureen Chowdhury

Five Things to Know Today, Nov. 5, in Montgomery County

Here are your five things to know today, Nov. 5, in Montgomery County, Maryland: 1. This morning Montgomery County Board of Education will meet with the Montgomery County Delegation. The board will also hold a work session on facilities and boundaries tonight, you can watch the meeting here. 2. Maryland Women’s Business Center Celebrates five […]

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November 5, 2014 | Sonya Burke

Five Things to Know Today, Nov. 5, in Montgomery County

Here are 5+ things to know today, Nov. 5, in Montgomery County, following Election Day: 1. Republican Larry Hogan is the Governor-elect of Maryland in a victory that some are calling the biggest upset in the country. Hogan has scheduled a 11 a.m. news conference at the Westin Hotel in Annapolis to talk about his […]

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November 5, 2013 | Sonya Burke

Gaithersburg City Election Underway (Photos)

At 11 a.m. on Nov. 5, only 80 Gaithersburg voters had cast their ballots at the Kentlands polling place. City Councilmember Henry Marraffa was the only candidate at the polls at that hour. Marraffa noted that both Mayor Sidney Katz and Councilmember Michael Sesma visited the Kentlands precinct earlier in the day. All three candidates […]

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November 4, 2013 | Sonya Burke

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Election Day

Voters will go to the polls on Nov. 5 in the cities of Gaithersburg, Rockville and Takoma Park. The polls are open from 7 a.m. – 8 p.m. in all three municipalities. For more information about the races and results, visit the cities’ websites, below: City of Gaithersburg City of Rockville City of Takoma Park There […]

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