Sears at Lakeforest Mall to Close in December

The Sears at the Lakeforest Mall in Gaithersburg is closing in December. It’s among nearly 100 other Sears stores that will be closing by December. This news, first reported by USA Today, comes weeks after the company that...

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Hola Montgomery El Podcast: Daniel Parra más allá de ayudar a empresarios

Daniel Parra, de origen colombiano, emigró hacía Estados Unidos hace 20 años en busca de una vida mejor. Daniel reside en el Condado de Montgomery y se ha destacado por su valiosa labor ayudando a crecer y fortalecer a...

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WorkSource Montgomery CEO Leaving Nonprofit

The leader of the county’s workforce development nonprofit is leaving to start a new business venture, the organization announced Tuesday. Ellie Giles, president and CEO of WorkSource Montgomery, has led the agency since it was...

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Elrich to Inquire About Amazon Warehouse in Montgomery County

During an online discussion with residents Monday, Montgomery County Executive Marc Elrich was asked about the news that Amazon was pulling out of the deal to build a warehouse in the Westphalia area of Upper Marlboro. Audrey...

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Cook Ross CEO Amilcar Headlines MCM’s September Small Business Network

Michael Amilcar is the featured guest of Montgomery Community Media’s September Small Business Network (SBN) session. The event takes place September 19 from 8 to 9:30 a.m. at our studios in Rockville located at 7548...

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Hurwitz to 9:30 Club Employees: ‘Don’t Pass Judgment’

Hurwitz, Attorney Respond to Prostitution Solicitation Charges The 9:30 Club owner, facing charges of soliciting prostitution from a licensed massage therapist in Montgomery County, is telling his employees “don’t...

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Business

September 6, 2019 | Maryam Shahzad

Walmart Cuts Back on Guns and Ammunition

Walmart CEO Doug McMillon sent a memo to employees this week announcing cutbacks to gun sales and ammunition in stores. “We’ve also been listening to a lot of people inside and outside our company as we think about the role we can play in helping to make the country safer. It’s clear to us that […]

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September 4, 2019 | Deirdre Byrne

Sears at Lakeforest Mall to Close in December

The Sears at the Lakeforest Mall in Gaithersburg is closing in December. It’s among nearly 100 other Sears stores that will be closing by December. This news, first reported by USA Today, comes weeks after the company that owns Sears and Kmart confirmed that 26 other locations will close by October. Larry Costello, the PR […]

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September 4, 2019 | Andrea Sarralde

Hola Montgomery El Podcast: Daniel Parra más allá de ayudar a empresarios

Daniel Parra, de origen colombiano, emigró hacía Estados Unidos hace 20 años en busca de una vida mejor. Daniel reside en el Condado de Montgomery y se ha destacado por su valiosa labor ayudando a crecer y fortalecer a pequeños y medianos empresarios. Como muchos inmigrantes ha pasado por situaciones difíciles en este país, pero […]

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August 28, 2019 | Maryam Shahzad

In Search of the Elusive Popeyes Chicken Sandwich 

The drama surrounding the much-hyped Popeyes chicken sandwich is not over. Far from it. The company announced on Tuesday that the sandwiches have officially sold out nationwide. “Y’all. We love that you love The Sandwich. Unortunately we are sold out (for now),” Popeyes tweeted out Tuesday afternoon. So does that mean there are literally none […]

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August 28, 2019 | Douglas Tallman

Asian BBQ Restaurant Opening Sunday at Rockville Town Square

A new barbecue restaurant is scheduled to open Sunday, Sept. 1, in Rockville Town Square. Friendship BBQ, at 33 E Maryland Ave., is a fast-casual Asian BBQ restaurant with skewered meats and seafoods using wood imported from the Xinjiang region of China giving it a unique flavor. Owner James Du brought the concept from New […]

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August 27, 2019 | Staff Writer

WorkSource Montgomery CEO Leaving Nonprofit

The leader of the county’s workforce development nonprofit is leaving to start a new business venture, the organization announced Tuesday. Ellie Giles, president and CEO of WorkSource Montgomery, has led the agency since it was privatized and detached from county government in 2016. The business venture will be a local start-up that will bring technology […]

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August 26, 2019 | Andrea Sarralde

Elrich Responde sobre Decisión de Amazon de No Tener Almacén en Montgomery

Durante una discusión en línea, este lunes, con los residentes se le preguntó al ejecutivo del condado de Montgomery, Marc Elrich, sobre la noticia de que Amazon se retiraba del acuerdo para construir un almacén en el área de Westphalia en Upper Marlboro. Audrey Ramey de Rockville le preguntó a Elrich: Amazon se retiró del […]

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August 26, 2019 | Deirdre Byrne

Elrich to Inquire About Amazon Warehouse in Montgomery County

During an online discussion with residents Monday, Montgomery County Executive Marc Elrich was asked about the news that Amazon was pulling out of the deal to build a warehouse in the Westphalia area of Upper Marlboro. Audrey Ramey of Rockville asked Elrich: Amazon has pulled out of the deal to build its fulfillment center in […]

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August 26, 2019 | Michelle Queen

Cook Ross CEO Amilcar Headlines MCM’s September Small Business Network

Michael Amilcar is the featured guest of Montgomery Community Media’s September Small Business Network (SBN) session. The event takes place September 19 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 facilitated by Kelly […]

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August 23, 2019 | Joe Yasharoff

Silver Diner Now Open at Rio

The brand new Silver Diner at Rio in Gaithersburg is now open from 4 pm-2 am Friday and Saturday, 4 pm-midnight Sunday then officially opens Monday for full hours beginning with breakfast.  

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