When Baseball Meets Mariachi, Martial Arts, and Henna Tattoos in Bethesda (VIDEO)

Baseball fans had a chance to learn about Montgomery County’s diverse population at a baseball game on July 20 where the Bethesda Big Train played the Vienna River Dogs.

This multicultural was a preview of the upcoming World of Montgomery Festival and included presentations from places such as China, El Salvador, and India.

Don’t miss the World of Montgomery Festival on October 18 at Montgomery College’s Rockville campus.

Detectives Investigating Fatal Pedestrian Accident

Police responded to Georgia Avenue in the area of Glenallan Avenue for the report of an incident involving a pedestrian.

A pedestrian succumbed to his injuries Monday evening after being struck by a vehicle on Georgia Avenue in the Wheaton area. Police officers and fire and rescue crews responded to Georgia Avenue in the area of Glenallan Avenue following a report of an incident involving a pedestrian and a vehicle. A preliminary investigation revealed that […]

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Five Things to Know for Aug. 21 in Montgomery County

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Here are five things you need to know for Tuesday, Aug. 21, in Montgomery County: 1. Backpack Donations: The city of Rockville is still taking donations for its Back to School Jam this Friday.  Details here. 2. Robert White: Showing Up for Racial Justice Montgomery County will host a community event to discuss the details surrounding the […]

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Community Came Out for Sunday's Bankshot Shoot-Around in Rockville

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Sunday’s Bankshot Shoot-Around in Rockville Well Attended The overcast skies did not keep the community from coming out to the Mattie Stepanek Park in King Farm for Sunday’s all-inclusive Bankshot Shoot-Around. The National Association for Recreational Equality (“NARE”) sponsored Sunday’s event for community members with or without autism, ADHD and other physical or cognitive challenges. […]

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Montgomery College to Distribute Free Groceries

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Starting this September, Montgomery College officials will begin distributing groceries to students and community members free of charge. In a partnership with the Capital Area Food Bank,  Montgomery College provides fresh fruits, vegetables, and other foods on campus as a part of its mobile market program. The free events kick-off as early as Sept. 5.  For […]

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Police Release Video in Attempted Robbery, Asking for Public's Help

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Detectives from the Montgomery County Police Department are seeking the public’s help in identifying two  suspects they believe are responsible for an attempted robbery at a Germantown grocery store. Officers responded to the report of an assault at the Shoppers Grocery Store, located at 18066 Mateny Road, Saturday evening. Investigators said two female suspects entered […]

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Davidson Institute Awards Two Montgomery County Teens College Scholarships

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Two Potomac Teens Named Davidson Fellows Two Potomac teens, David Wu and Garyk Brixi, are among 20 students recognized nationally as Davidson Fellows for 2018. The Davidson Institute for Talent Development annually awards students, 18 or younger, with $50,000, $25,000 and $10,000 college scholarships. Students enter a completed project that has the potential to benefit […]

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School Board President Discusses Priorities for Upcoming Academic Year

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The 2018-2019 School Year will kick off in less than two-weeks for children attending schools within Montgomery County Public Schools system. In the video below, Montgomery County Board of Education President, Michael Durso, discusses the School Board’s priorities for the upcoming school year:      

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Melania Trump Visits Rockville to Speak Out Against Cyberbullying

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First Lady of the United States, Melania Trump, was joined by Google, Facebook and Twitter executives in Rockville early Monday to speak out against cyberbullying. “In today’s global society, social media is a part of our children’s daily lives,” she said. “It can be used in many positive ways, but can also be destructive and […]

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Five Things to Know for Aug. 20 in Montgomery County

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Here are five things you need to know for Monday, Aug. 20, in Montgomery County: 1. First Lady visits Rockville Summit: First Lady Melania Trump is scheduled to present remarks at the Federal Partners in Bullying Prevention Cyberbullying Prevention Summit in Rockville today. 2. Municipal Monday: The Gaithersburg Mayor and Council meet at 7:30 p.m. One of […]

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MCM's August Small Business Network: A Conversation with Commerce Secretary Mike Gill

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Maryland Commerce Secretary Mike Gill is the featured guest of Montgomery Community Media’s August Small Business Network (SBN) session. The event takes place August 23 from 8 to 9:30 a.m. at our studios in Rockville located at 7548 Standish Place. Tickets are $20 and may be purchased online, here. The series of monthly morning sessions […]

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