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April 5, 2020 | Michelle Queen

Montgomery County Reports 4 Additional COVID-19 Deaths, Cases Increase to 693, State Cases to 3,609

Each morning by 11 a.m., the Maryland Department of Health releases the number of confirmed coronavirus disease, or COVID-19, cases in the state and the number of deaths. The number of Montgomery County coronavirus cases are now 693, according to the health departments statistics released Sunday morning. The cases in Montgomery County continue to climb […]

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March 13, 2020 | Maryam Shahzad

Cherry Blossom Festival Parade Canceled Due to Coronavirus

The National Cherry Blossom Festival Parade in Washington, D.C. has been canceled due to coronavirus precautions, the festival organization said in a statement.  “Our priority continues to be the health and safety of our staff, guests and all Festival supporters and as such we are following the recommendations of national and global health experts,” said […]

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April 4, 2019 | Ashley Profitt

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Friday Is National Walk To Work Day

Montgomery County is encouraging residents who find it feasible, to walk to work this Friday, April 5 to celebrate National Walk To Work Day. Walk To Work Day is usually on the first Friday of April. It was first created in 2004 by the by then U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Tommy G. […]

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April 3, 2019 | Michelle Queen

We Love Weekends: Montgomery County Planner for April 5-April 7

Here’s our guide to arts and entertainment in Montgomery County, April 5-7. Lisa Fischer and Grand Baton with The National Philharmonic: Lisa Fischer and her band, Grand Baton, perform classic rock favorites from Luther Vandross, Tina Turner, the Rolling Stones, and Sting. Saturday, April 6 at 8 p.m. At the Music Center at Strathmore.  For […]

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April 1, 2019 | Michelle Queen

‘Black and White’ Exhibit in Gaithersburg Opens April 5

Gaithersburg’s Arts on the Green presents the “Black and White” art exhibit featuring works in – you guessed it – black and white. Arts Barn resident artist Jaree Donnelly judged the art work. The exhibit runs from April 5 through May 12, at the Arts Barn, located in the Kentlands. An opening reception is scheduled […]

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April 5, 2018 | Michelle Queen

Montgomery Week in Review

Don Mooers hosts the latest episode of Montgomery Week in Review. Guests include Jane de Winter, Elaine Apter, Gabriel Carrera, and Gilberto Zelaya. Mooers and the panel discuss the recent teacher strikes around the country with Jane de Winter, the League of Women Voters position on gun control legislation in with Elaine Apter, scams that […]

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April 5, 2018 | Mitti Hicks

Five Things to Know for April 5 in Montgomery County

Here are five things to know today, Thursday April 5 in Montgomery County: 1. Happy Birthday!: The City of Gaithersburg is celebrating 140 years.   There’s birthday celebrations happening in six locations throughout the City with activities, food, and birthday cake. 2. “Stay Alert, Stay Alive” Campaign: Montgomery County Executive Ike Leggett is expected to announce […]

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March 25, 2018 | Staff Writer

Gaithersburg Hosts Citywide Birthday Party to Celebrate 140 Years

The city of Gaithersburg will host a citywide birthday to celebrate 140 years, according to a news release. On Thursday April 5, six facilities will be decorated for families to enjoy music, activities, food and more. Residents can party hop at the following locations: Casey Community Center 810 S. Frederick Ave. 10 a.m. – Noon […]

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April 5, 2017 | Douglas Tallman

Five Things to Know Today, April 5, in Montgomery County

Here are five things to know today, April 5, in Montgomery County: 1. The Montgomery County Council holds public hearings on fiscal 2018 budgets at 1:30 p.m. and 7 p.m. in the Third Floor Hearing Room. 2. The fourth annual Montgomery County Energy Summit starts at 8 a.m. at the Silver Spring Civic Building. This […]

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April 4, 2017 | Staff Writer

Leggett to Announce the Extension of Summer Programs Due to Later School Year Start Date

Montgomery County Executive Ike Leggett is expected to be joined by Montgomery County Public Schools Superintendent Dr. Jack Smith to announce the Montgomery County Department of Recreation will extend summer full and half day programs, according to a news release. This announcement comes amid the executive order that Governor Larry Hogan signed last year requiring […]

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