February 27, 2017 | Sonya Burke

Berliner Says Council Will Pass $15 an Hour Minimum Wage by Year’s End (VIDEO)

Montgomery County Council President Roger Berliner is promising that a $15 minimum wage will pass by the end of this year. Berliner was asked about the minimum wage issue at a rally in Silver Spring on Sunday night and at a news briefing with reporters on Monday morning. “Before the year is out, we will […]

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January 30, 2017 | Staff Writer

“21 This Week” Topics: Maryland Budget Deficit, President Trump’s First Week (VIDEO)

Casey Aiken hosts the latest episode of 21 This Week. Aiken and panelists discuss Maryland’s budget deficit, County Executive Leggett’s veto of the Council’s minimum wage bill, Prince George’s County Executive Rushern Baker’s potential race for Governor in 2018, and reactions to President Trump’s first week in office. This week’s panel of political observers includes Rich Parsons, […]

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January 18, 2017 | Staff Writer

Council in Brief (VIDEO)

CCM’s Susan Kenedy hosts Council in Brief, and this week’s show includes reports on the minimum wage increase and a new partnership to expand health services to County residents. You can watch the show, below:

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June 20, 2016 | Staff Writer

County Council President Nancy Floreen News Briefing (VIDEO)

The room was packed for Montgomery County Council President Nancy Floreen’s weekly briefing with reporters on June 20. Floreen began by talking about the bill she will introduce on Tuesday, June 21, that would amend procedures for solving an impasse in collective bargaining with County employees and for making the process more transparent. Some union employees […]

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August 27, 2015 | Sonya Burke

Police Need Your Help to Find Missing Gaithersburg Teen (PHOTO)

Montgomery County police officers are asking the public for help in locating a missing Gaithersburg teen. Police said Kathy Pereira, age 15, of the 500 block of Mandolin Court in Gaithersburg, was last seen on August 17. Pereira is described by police as a Hispanic female, 5’03” tall, and weighing 120 pounds. She has brown […]

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December 26, 2014 | Sonya Burke

Montgomery Village Teen Missing (PHOTO)

Montgomery County police officers are asking the public for help in locating a missing Montgomery Village teen. According to police, Daniela Carmen Quintanilla, age 15, of the 18000 block of Lost Knife Circle in Montgomery Village was last seen on December 12. Daniela is described by police as a Hispanic female, 5’05” tall, 145 pounds, […]

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