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May 19, 2019 | Daryl Schultz

Severna Park Defeats Churchill in 4A LAX State Semifinal 12-4

Gaithersburg High School, Gaithersburg, Maryland May 18th 2019 Churchill’s boys’ lacrosse season ended Saturday against Severna Park during the MPSSAA 4A semifinal 12-4.  Severna Park got off to a very quick start scorning six unanswered goals before the Bulldogs scored.  The young Bulldogs played hard but struggled to score and the 7-2 halftime score signaled […]

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May 18, 2019 | Phil Fabrizio

Severna Park Girls Advance Past Whitman to State Lacrosse Finals

Gaithersburg, MD. Friday, May 17, 2019 Walt Whitman girls lacrosse team found the going tough against Severna Park losing their bid to the state championship game by a score of 16-3.  The Vikings, who were undefeated during regular season league play, could not produce any offensive momentum throughout the game.  Game highlights were few and […]

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May 16, 2019 | Daryl Schultz

Churchill Wins 4A LAX Regional Championship 6-5 in OT

Rockville, Maryland Richard Montgomery High School May 15th 2019 The MPSSAA 4A West regional Championship was on the line and the game between host Richard Montgomery Rockets and Churchill Bulldogs did not disappoint lacrosse fans.  The Rockets led off scoring three unanswered goals early with the Bulldogs answering with their first goal midway through the […]

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May 16, 2019 | Juanita Farmer, CPA

What to Do if You Missed the Tax Deadline

Monday, April 15, 2019, was the tax deadline for most taxpayers to file their tax returns. If you haven’t filed a 2018 tax return yet, it’s not too late. First, gather any information related to income and deductions for the tax years for which a return is required to be filed, then prepare your return. […]

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May 16, 2019 | Laura Rowles

Madison House Autism Foundation Celebrates Grand Opening

The Madison House Autism Foundation has a new home to address the needs of adults on the autism spectrum. The Gaithersburg-Germantown Chamber of Commerce (GGCC) supported the Madison House Autism Foundation on the grand opening of their new office space on May 10, 2019. They recently relocated to 820 W. Diamond Avenue, Suite 120, Gaithersburg, […]

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May 15, 2019 | Phil Fabrizio

Dubick Leads Churchill Boys, Whitman Girls Prevail in Lacrosse Playoffs

Rockville, MD, Wootton High School, May 13, 2019 Winston Churchill had both the girls and boys varsity lacrosse teams reach the third round of the MPSSAA Regional playoffs.  Whitman girls had something to say about who would advance to Regionals beating Churchill 12 to 11.  There was no stopping Churchill boys as they marched past […]

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May 14, 2019 | Laura Rowles

Gaithersburg-Germantown Chamber Celebrates National Small Business Week

The Gaithersburg-Germantown Chamber of Commerce (GGCC) supports small business and there’s no better time to do that than National Small Business Week. At the GGCC, every day is a celebration of business. Small businesses are vital to economic development in Montgomery County.  One week a year, we are afforded the opportunity to go above and […]

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May 13, 2019 | Phil Fabrizio

4A West MPSSAA Lacrosse Playoffs Off to a Great Start

Bethesda, MD, Walt Whitman High School, Friday, May 10 Skies threatened, rain came, then so did the sun as advancing rounds of MPSSAA lacrosse playoffs got off to a great start. In the opener it was the local as a boys visitor, Walt Whitman against the higher seed and home team, Bethesda-Chevy Chase (BCC).  In […]

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May 12, 2019 | Daryl Schultz

Churchill Dominates Walter Johnson 13-1 in 4A West LAX Playoff

Churchill High School Potomac, Maryland May 10th 2019 The lacrosse game at Churchill High school began with the Bulldogs scoring three goals in a little over one minute.  What began at a blistering pace for Churchill unfolded as total domination of all aspects of the 4A West MPSSAA playoff lacrosse game.  Churchill’s lacrosse team has […]

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May 9, 2019 | Marian Merewitz

Connecting Our Community: MCPS Choose Respect PSA Contest

On this episode of Connecting Our Community host Pat Shoemaker is joined by Cheryl Kravitz with the Domestic Violence Coordinating Council and the student representative, Lilah Katz. You can watch all of the winning videos but the most important story is that these students are learning that they can choose respect, recognize a problem and […]

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