5 Things to Know Today, Oct. 3, In Montgomery County

Today is Monday, Oct. 3 and here are five things to know happening in Montgomery County. Here’s the 10 day weather forecast as we start the work week.

1. Council President Briefing: Council President Gabe Albornoz will hold a media briefing today at 11 a.m. The briefing will be streamed on the Council’s Facebook page here.

2. D.C. Sniper Attacks: Twenty years ago today on Oct. 3, 2002 was the deadliest day in the three-week shooting spree by John Allen Muhammad and Lee Boyd Malvo that terrorized the region that left 10 dead and three seriously injured. Watch MyMCM’s special “3 Weeks of Hell”: The DC Sniper Attacks, 20 Years Later:

3. New Laws in Maryland: Saturday numerous new laws took effect in Maryland. Here’s a few:

4. Municipal Monday:  The Gaithersburg Mayor and Council meet tonight at 7:30 p.m. Part of the meeting will be held in closed session. The Poolesville Town Commissioners meet tonight at 7 p.m. Here’s the agenda.  The Rockville Mayor and Council meet at 7 p.m. for a regular session. The agenda and information may be found online.

5. School Meals: Recently a group of MCPS students taste-tested vegan recipes which may be added to school menus as early as the spring.

And as a reminder to our loyal readers…Find the latest coronavirus news updates in Montgomery County here.

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