Articles by Aline Barros and Sonya Burke

September 17, 2015 | Aline Barros and Sonya Burke

Town Hall Meeting for Faith Leaders (PHOTOS)

Leaders of various faith communities in Montgomery County gathered at the Council Office Building on Sept. 16 for an annual town hall meeting. Faith leaders had a chance to talk about specific issues including plans to extend Pre-K programs, affordable housing, land use, property tax exemption for religious use, and programs for the needy and […]

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August 19, 2015 | Aline Barros and Sonya Burke

Wootton High School Principal Michael Doran Dies

UPDATED The Wootton High School community is mourning the loss of its beloved principal. Dr. Michael Doran passed away on Aug. 19, according to Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) interim superintendent Larry Bowers. For the past 12 years, Dr. Doran served as the principal of Wootton High School. According to Bowers, Doran was found unresponsive in his […]

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June 22, 2015 | Aline Barros and Sonya Burke

Local Leaders React to Governor Hogan’s Cancer News (VIDEO)

Maryland Governor Larry Hogan is receiving a lot of support from residents and local leaders across the state and across party lines since he announced he has cancer. Montgomery County Councilmember Craig Rice and Montgomery County Executive Isiah Leggett shared their reaction shortly after the news broke late Monday afternoon: On Twitter and Facebook, other […]

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