Winter Storm Causes Delays and Closings Friday

The National Weather Service expects light freezing rain and snow to end Friday as the storm gradually moves out of the area but warns that untreated roads will remain icy and treacherous. There are numerous delays Friday...

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What’s Closed, What’s Open Thursday

Thursday’s winter storm is forecast to include snow, sleet and freezing rain throughout the day making surfaces and roads slick and treacherous. This is causing closings and delays across the county. The Maryland State...

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Una vez más, Maryland se Clasifica como el Segundo Estado más Educado

En un nuevo estudio publicado recientemente por WalletHub, Maryland se ubica como el segundo estado más educado del país, solo detrás de Massachusetts. Este es el segundo año consecutivo en que WalletHub clasificó a Maryland...

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Once Again, Maryland Ranks as Second Most Educated State

In a new study recently released by WalletHub, Maryland ranks as the second most educated state in the country, just behind Massachusetts. This is the second year in a row that WalletHub ranked Maryland number two. According to...

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What’s Closed, What’s Open After Wednesday’s Winter Weather?

Wednesday’s winter storm that left a wintry mix of snow and ice in the area is causing closings and delays across the county. The Maryland State Police’s snow emergency plan is currently in place for interstates 270,...

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Aspen Hill Kmart, White Oak Sears Closing Permanently

It’s the end of an era for two retail stores in the Silver Spring area. The Kmart in Aspen Hill and the Sears in White Oak are closing permanently. Both Sears and Kmart are owned by Transformco. The announcement about Kmart...

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February 26, 2021 | Andrea Sarralde

Hola Montgomery El Podcast – Blanca Kling: ‘Amor Sin Condición’

La inmigrante boliviana Blanca Kling, quien por más de cuatro décadas sirvió a la comunidad del condado de Montgomery y fue el enlace hispano y portavoz de la Policía del Condado, falleció el 27 de enero tras batallar contra el Covid-19. La comunidad hispana del área de Washington, amigos y familiares expresaron su intenso dolor […]

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February 26, 2021 | Michelle Queen

5 Things to Know Today, Feb. 26, in Montgomery County

Today is Friday, Feb. 19, and here are five things to know in Montgomery County: 1. Feed the Fridge Launch: Takoma Park is celebrating the launch of Feed the Fridge, an effort to support the hungry and support struggling restaurants,  today at 10:30 a.m. at the Takoma Park Recreation Center. Takoma Park Mayor Kete Stewart, […]

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February 25, 2021 | Jordan Lindsay

5 Things to Know Today, Feb. 25, In Montgomery County

Today is Thursday, Feb. 25 and here are five things to know in Montgomery County: 1.COVID-19 Vaccine Information: Montgomery County clinic appointments are currently for Groups 1A and Group 1B, Tier 1 (Adults ages 75 or older). All vaccinations are by appointment only. Health officials say the supply is very limited. Click here for more information […]

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February 24, 2021 | Michael Hernández

McDonald’s Estrena 3 Nuevos Sándwiches de Pollo

A partir de este miércoles, McDonald’s ha entrado oficialmente en la guerra de los sándwiches de pollo de comida rápida lanzando tres nuevos sándwiches de pollo frito en todo el país: Crispy, Spicy y Deluxe. Aunque McDonald’s tiene una variedad de opciones con pollo, se unirá a varias otras cadenas ofreciendo populares sándwiches de pollo. […]

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February 24, 2021 | Grace Kpetemey

McDonald’s Enters Fast Food War With 3 New Chicken Sandwiches

Starting Wednesday, McDonald’s has officially entered the fast-food chicken sandwich war launching three new fried chicken sandwiches nationwide: the Crispy, the Spicy and the Deluxe. Though McDonald’s does have a variety of chicken options, it will join several other chains with popular chicken sandwiches. “We’ve heard our customers loud and clear, and we know they’re craving more […]

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February 24, 2021 | Maryam Shahzad

5 Things to Know Today, Feb. 24, In Montgomery County

Today is Wednesday, Feb. 24 and here are five things to know in Montgomery County: 1. Weekly County COVID-19 Briefing: County Executive Marc Elrich, County Health Officer Dr. Travis Gayles and Emergency Management Director Dr. Earl Stoddard will hold their weekly media briefing at 12:30 p.m. You can watch live on MCM channels 21 and […]

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February 23, 2021 | Deirdre Byrne

Photos: Takoma Park Honors Hometown Hero Raskin with Yard Signs

Many Takoma Park residents are celebrating U.S. Rep. Jamie Raskin (D-Md. 8) as a hometown hero. Raskin became a household name serving as Lead Impeachment Manager earlier this month and tried prosecuting the case against former President Donald Trump for “Incitement of Insurrection.” Raskin was present for the Jan. 6 insurrection at the U.S. Capitol […]

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February 23, 2021 | Andrea Sarralde

Cerca de 3 Millones de Hispanos en EE.UU. en Riesgo de Ceguera debido a la Diabetes

Según un informe del Instituto Nacional de Salud (NIH por sus siglas en inglés), cerca de 3 millones de hispanos en los Estados Unidos están en riesgo de perder su visión para el 2030 debido a complicaciones de la diabetes, y un 12 por ciento de todos los hispanos mayores de 20 años han sido […]

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February 23, 2021 | Deirdre Byrne

5 Things to Know Today, Feb. 23, In Montgomery County

Today is Tuesday, Feb. 23 and here are five things to know in Montgomery County: 1. County COVID-19 Testing Clinics: Free COVID-19 testing is available throughout the county at nine testing sites today. 2. Council in Virtual Session: The Montgomery County Council meets at 9 a.m. and here’s a look at the agenda for the meeting. The meeting will […]

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February 22, 2021 | Jasmine Boykin

Maryland Youth Ballet Offering Free Classes for Black History Month

Silver Spring dance studio, Maryland Youth Ballet, is offering free and low-cost virtual classes throughout February for Black History Month. The studio is providing classes in a variety of dance styles including Afrobeat, Jazz and more. Panel discussions on Zoom, documentaries and films all centered around the experiences of Black dancers will also be offered. […]

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