February 26, 2016 | Sonya Burke

Jennifer Toole Headlines Planning Department’s Speakers Series, Her Topic is Cycling (VIDEO)

Jennifer Toole headlined the Planning Department’s Winter Speaker Series this month. Bridget Schwiesow has a recap. The next Speaker Series event takes place on Wednesday, March 16 at 6 p.m. at the Planning Department’s auditorium, 8787 Georgia Avenue, in Silver Spring. Transportation planner Jeffrey Tumlin, principal and director of strategy for San Francisco-based Nelson/Nygaard, will […]

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November 29, 2015 | Staff Writer

Four Cyclists Injured on Glen Road

Four cyclists were transported to the hospital on Saturday morning after a collision in the 10300 block of Glen Road, according to a Montgomery County fire official. Fire and Rescue Spokesperson Pete Piringer said the collision occurred when one cyclist went down causing a chain reaction with the others. Piringer described the injuries on his […]

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November 20, 2015 | Sonya Burke

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Construction is Underway on the Needwood Road Bike Path

Construction of the Needwood Road Bike Path, located on the south side of Needwood Road from Redland Road to Deer Lake Road, is now underway. The off-road, concrete bike path will be eight feet wide and about 1,300 feet long, according to an update from the Montgomery County Department of Transportation.  This portion of the […]

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September 8, 2015 | Sonya Burke

Five Things to Know Today, Sept. 8, in Montgomery County

It’s back to work and school today for many of us. Here are your five things to know today, Sept. 8, in Montgomery County: 1. Got dinner plans? About three dozen restaurants are participating in the first annual Silver Spring Restaurant Week that kicks off today in downtown Silver Spring. 2. Maryland Lt. Governor Boyd […]

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August 28, 2015 | Aline Barros

Fatal Bicycle Collision in Bethesda (VIDEO)

Montgomery County Police are investigating a fatal collision involving a vehicle and bicycle that occurred in Bethesda on Friday morning. Police said Timothy Holden, 64, of Bethesda, was hit by a Chevrolet Malibu just around 6:15 a.m. while riding his bicycle on Massachusetts Avenue. Police said Holden died at the scene. In this MyMCMedia Extra video, Montgomery County […]

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August 28, 2015 | Sonya Burke

UPDATED: Bethesda Bicyclist Killed in Collision

UPDATED Montgomery County police officers are investigating a fatal collision involving a bicyclist and a vehicle that occurred at about 6:15 a.m. on Friday in the 6000 block of Massachusetts Avenue in Bethesda. According to the police department’s preliminary investigation, Timothy Aloysius Holden, age 64, of Bethesda, was traveling eastbound on Massachusetts Avenue on a […]

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June 11, 2015 | Staff Writer

Capital Crescent Trail Work Could Impact Access

During June and July, Montgomery Parks will be making improvements to the Capital Crescent Trail that could impact accessibility and use of the trail. Tree work during June, between Dorset Avenue and Woodmont Avenue, should not limit trail access, but trail users are urged to be cautious around work areas, according to a release from […]

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December 31, 2014 | Aline Barros

Zengo: A New Place to Workout in Gaithersburg

Zengo Cycle, an indoor cycling studio, is getting ready for its grand opening on Dec. 31 in Gaithersburg. According to Marc Caputo, studio’s founder, Zengo Cycle is a full body workout where members cycle for 50-minutes in a low lit blue glow room and intense music where people can just “turn your brain off.” “There’s no judgment. […]

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August 13, 2013 | Staff Writer

Back to School Safety Tips

With Montgomery County Public Schools starting the new school year on August 26, the Gaithersburg Police Department offers these reminders to students, parents, motorists and bicyclists to ensure a safe and healthy school year: Students Discuss with your family the safest route to school. Identify intersections with crossing guards and the route with the fewest […]

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October 19, 2012 | Staff Writer

A Bicycle Friendly Community (Video)

Rockville has been recognized as a Bicycle Friendly Community at the Bronze level by the League of American Bicyclists. Rockville 11′s Bridget Broullire talked with Matt Folden, Rockville Pedestrian and Bicycle Coordinator about what this award means. Take a look. Visit our PEG partner Rockville 11 to view more of its local programming.

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