Delaney on Cuba and Regional Opportunities (VIDEO)

In this MyMCMedia Extra video, U.S. Rep. John Delaney talks about his hope to travel to Cuba and the regional opportunities available there.

Delaney was at Montgomery Community Media studios, in Rockville, to tape his candidate statement. Delaney will be on the ballot on April 26, when Marylanders can vote in the primary elections.

Harris and Dasgupta Currently Lead At-Large School Board Race

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Montgomery County Board of Education at-large candidates Lynne Harris and Sunil Dasgupta are leading the race, according to the Maryland State Board of Elections.  The vote count was last updated at 11:43 a.m. Harris has 28.1 percent of votes (16,460). Dasgupta has 18.1 percent (10,594). Candidate Stephen Austin follows the two with 15.8 percent of […]

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Andrés to Join Biden for Virtual Town Hall on Food Insecurity

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At 7 p.m. Tuesday, Chef José Andrés of Bethesda is joining former Vice President Joe Biden (the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee) for a virtual town hall. The town hall is hosted by Yahoo News and will focus on food insecurity and the future of the restaurant industry. TONIGHT: Join @joebiden and @chefjoseandres in our live […]

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Cambios en las Elecciones Primarias de Montgomery

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El Doctor Gilberto Zelaya, Portavoz de la Junta de Elecciones del Condado de Montgomery, explica sobre los cambios presentados para las elecciones primarias del próximo 2 de junio, debido a la pandemia COVID-19. Zelaya advierte que no habrá voto anticipado como en elecciones anteriores e insta a los votantes a enviar su papeleta de votación […]

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Board of Elections Seeks Feedback on Voting Centers for June 2 Election

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Montgomery County Board of Elections is conducting a telephone meeting Wednesday to select voting centers for Maryland’s June 2 Presidential Primary Election. On April 2, the Maryland State Board of Elections adopted a plan for the Presidential Primary Election. The plan — which would need to be approved by Gov. Larry Hogan — requires local […]

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Gaithersburg Book Festival Selects Poetry Contest Finalists

Damon Young talks "What Doesn't Kill You Makes You Blacker: A Memoir in Essays."

The Gaithersburg Book Festival has selected the finalists for their second annual high school student poetry contest. The book festival – originally scheduled for May 16 at Bohrer Park – was cancelled due to the coronavirus health crisis but the poetry contest is going on as planned. The first, second and third place winners will […]

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Entries are Now Open for Girl Power Contest

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In recognition of Women’s History Month, the Montgomery County Commission for Women is seeking entries from Montgomery County residents ages 5 to 105 for their fourth annual Girl Power Contest. Entries typically are short stories, poems and drawings but creativity is encouraged, and alternative creative expressive submissions are welcomed. All entries must address the following […]

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School Board Committee Proposes No Academic Requirements for MCPS Athletes Freshman Year

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In a Policy Management Committee meeting on Feb. 18, the Montgomery County school board committee proposed that high school freshmen should be eligible for sports and extracurricular activities regardless of their grades. The discussion initiated when reviewing the student policy that requires student-athletes to maintain a 2.0 GPA and have no more than one failing […]

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2012 MCPS Graduate Running for Board of Education

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Gaithersburg resident Cameron Rhode filed to run for the at-large seat on the Montgomery County Board of Education Thursday. He is the first and only person to file candidacy for the position thus far. Jeanette Dixon, the current at-large board member, will not run for reelection.  Currently a tutor at Everest Tutors & Test Prep […]

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Newton Re-Elected in Rockville

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Two New Members on City Council; Gaithersburg Returns Incumbents Bridget Donnell Newton won another term as mayor of Rockville on Tuesday defeating Councilwoman Virginia Onley. In the city’s first vote-by-mail election, Newton captured 7,561 votes compared with Onley’s 4,230. The results, which came about 1:30 a.m. Wednesday, are unofficial. Councilmembers Beryl Feinberg and Mark Pierzchala […]

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Elecciones en Rockville y Gaithersburg este Martes

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Este martes, 5 de noviembre, es día de las elecciones para los residentes de Rockville y Gaithersburg, y Rockville está listo para hacer historia con su primera elección de voto por correo, ya que votantes de Rockville han recibido sus boletas por correo. El Ayuntamiento estará abierto de 7 a.m. a 8 p.m. La elección […]

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Andrea Sarralde

About Andrea Sarralde

Andrea Sarralde is MyMCMedia’s bi-lingual content producer. She is a multi-media anchor, producer, and communications and social media specialist. You can reach Andrea by email at asarralde@mymcmedia.org, on Facebook @asarraldeTV, on Twitter @asarralde. Listen and subscribe to Andrea's Hola Montgomery podcast.

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