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August 5, 2020 | Shauneen Miranda

Silver Spring Offers Three Grab and Go Food Distributions in August

A grab and go boxed groceries and meal distribution will take place Wednesday from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at 31 Norwood Road, Silver Spring.  TODAY! A Grab and Go food distribution event is scheduled from 1 – 3 p.m. at 31 Norwood Road in Silver Spring. For additional food resources, visit the County's website: […]

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August 8, 2019 | Andrea Sarralde

MCPS Discutirá Junto a Oficiales de Gaithersburg sobre Nueva Escuela Elemental

Personal de las Escuelas Públicas del Condado de Montgomery (MCPS) asistirá a la reunión del Alcalde y el Concejo de la Ciudad de Gaithersburg, el lunes 12 de agosto, para compartir los comentarios de la comunidad, que han recibido, sobre la posibilidad de construir una nueva escuela primaria en Kelley Park. En agosto de 2017, […]

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August 8, 2019 | Deirdre Byrne

MCPS Staff to Meet Gaithersburg City Officials About New Elementary School

Montgomery County Public Schools staff will attend the Gaithersburg Mayor and City Council meeting Monday, Aug. 12 to share community feedback they’ve received about the possibility of building a new elementary school on Kelley Park. In August 2017, MCPS conducted a site study and recommended that a new elementary school be constructed in Gaithersburg because […]

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August 7, 2018 | Michelle Queen

AFI Silver Theatre Presents Documentary Based on Life of Josiah Henson

The Montgomery Parks Foundation and AFI Silver Theatre present two screenings of the documentary film “Josiah” on Aug. 10 and 12 at 7:30 p.m. at AFI Silver Theatre, 8533 Colesville Road in Silver Spring. Tickets to the see the film are $5 and are available on the AFI Silver Theatre website and at the AFI […]

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August 12, 2016 | Maureen Chowdhury

County Executive and Public Safety Officials Update on Silver Spring Apartment Explosion (VIDEO)

Montgomery County Executive Ike Leggett along with federal, county and public safety officials, held a news conference at the Long Branch Community Center with the latest information the Flower Branch Apartment complex explosion on Friday afternoon. Police believe that there are a number of people are still within the remains of the collapsed building. Two […]

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August 12, 2016 | Staff Writer

Image of woman riding bike stopping to drink water.

National Weather Service Issues Heat Advisory; Brookside’s Butterfly Exhibit to Close Early

With a heat index predicted to hit about 105 degrees, the National Weather Service has issued a heat advisory in effect from noon to 8 p.m. today for Montgomery County. The advisory means that a period of high temperatures is expected in our area. According to the NWS advisory, the combination of high temperatures and […]

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August 11, 2016 | Michelle Queen

Weekend Planner, Aug. 12 – 14 (VIDEOS)

Here are some of our weekend picks from the calendar: Friday, August 12:  Bethesda Restaurant Week kicks off today and continues through August 21. The Montgomery County Agricultural Fair opens today through Saturday, August 20. Today the gates open at 3 p.m. The Sidleys perform at the Bethesda Metro Station Plaza from 6 to 9 […]

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August 12, 2015 | Sonya Burke

Five Things to Know Today, August 12, in Montgomery County

Here are your five things to know today, August 12th, in Montgomery County: 1. Tryouts and practices begin for fall sports at Montgomery County Public Schools today. 2. Contractors working for the State Highway Administration are beginning a survey of the bat population near Watkins Mill Road and I-270 in Gaithersburg today. 3. The Maryland Department […]

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August 8, 2015 | Staff Writer

Rockville ‘Movies in the Parks’ Offer Family-Friendly Films (VIDEO)

Get outside this summer and get into Rockville’s free outdoor “Movies in the Parks” on the big screen, each Wednesday from now until August 26. Bring chairs, blankets, food and beverages and enjoy family-friendly movies at different neighborhood parks throughout the city. Rockville 11’s Alex Cruz reports. Visit our PEG partner Rockville11 to view more […]

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August 12, 2014 | Sonya Burke

Five Things to Know Today, August 12, in Montgomery County

Here are five things to know today, August 12, in Montgomery County: 1. Grizzly bears make their debut at the Montgomery County Agricultural Fair. 2. Montgomery County Police are investigating multiple reports of vehicle vandalism in Olney. 3. A rising freshman at Montgomery Blair High School , Katherine Wu has been named a national finalist […]

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