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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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May 9, 2019 | Marian Merewitz

Telling Your Story with Terrel and Nic: Meet ArtStream’s Madeleine Barry

Meet the engaging Director from ArtStream, Madeleine Barry. She shares all about the creative process and the fun and learning on and off the stage. Don’t miss this exciting episode. Upcoming shows this week at the JCC in Rockville. Visit www. art-stream.org OR Call 301 565-4567.

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May 8, 2019 | Daryl Schultz

Northwest Defeats Sherwood in 4A Softball Season Finale

Sherwood High School Sandy Springs Maryland Monday May 6th 2019 The two best 4A softball teams in Montgomery County faced one another at Sherwood Monday evening.  The clash of Warriors and Jaguars did not disappoint fans of Montgomery County softball.  Northwest struck first with a lead off double, followed by a home run by #20 […]

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May 5, 2019 | Phil Fabrizio

Lightning Favors Northwest LAX in Win Over Poolesville

Germantown, MD – May 3, 2019 Lightning appeared in two forms over Germantown on Friday evening.  First, from the sticks of Northwest (NW) lacrosse attackmen and secondly, from the western sky.  The first provided NW’s varsity boys with a seven to three third-quarter cushion over Poolesville while the later caused the game to be canceled […]

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May 4, 2019 | Alvin Carlos, CFA, CFP®

Myths about Women and Money

There are many myths about women and money. It’s time for us to talk about them, sort out the truth from fiction and get in charge of our money. Video by Shanna Due, CFP Hire District Capital in Washington, DC as your holistic financial planner.

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