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January 24, 2020 | Maryam Shahzad

Suburban Hospital Holds Ceremony for New Building

Suburban Hospital in Bethesda held an opening ceremony Friday for its new north building. The opening marks the end of a two-phase reconstruction project that began in 2015. Patients are expected to move into the building the second week of March, with operations and surgeries to begin in the third week of March. The hospital […]

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October 31, 2019 | Michelle Queen

Nationals’ Championship Parade Set for Saturday

The Washington Nationals made history Wednesday night. For the first time in the franchise’s history, the Nats won the World Series beating the Houston Astros 6-2 in Game 7. Fans can celebrate with the Nationals during a parade scheduled for Saturday, November 2, according to an announcement from Mayor Muriel Bowser’s office early Thursday morning. […]

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June 8, 2018 | Mitti Hicks

Celebrate the Stanley Cup with the Capitals During Parade on June 12

The Washington Capitals made history Thursday night during the National Hockey League’s Stanley Cup Finals. For the first time in the franchise’s history, the Capitals won a Stanley Cup after beating the Vegas Golden Knights 4-1. Fans can celebrate with the Capitals during a parade scheduled for Tuesday, June 12, according to the team’s website. […]

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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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March 16, 2018 | Mitti Hicks

Where To Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in Montgomery County

Irish dancers, pipe and drums, live music, and green drinks (including beer), are some activities residents can experience to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day: Street Festival- Finnegan’s Wake, an Irish Pub in Rockville, will host its annual street festival on Saturday which begins at 9 a.m. In addition to live entertainment, the pub has activities for […]

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October 6, 2017 | Dan Amzallag

Message from the Universe: Existentialism at its Best

“You’re not in time and space to graduate into higher realms of existence; you’re here because long, long ago, you already did. And back then you could think of no celebration greater than being with good friends, falling in love, going on cool adventures, facing great challenges, while possessing total amnesia… lest it all seem […]

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October 4, 2017 | Dan Amzallag

Message from the Universe: The Magic of Life’s Experiences

“You’re not in time and space to graduate into higher realms of existence; you’re here because long, long ago, you already did. And back then you could think of no celebration greater than being with good friends, falling in love, going on cool adventures, facing great challenges, while possessing total amnesia… lest it all seem […]

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March 15, 2017 | Sonya Burke

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Town of Poolesville Celebrates 150 Years (PHOTOS)

The Town of Poolesville is celebrating its 150th anniversary this year. The town was founded in 1867. On Monday night, local officials gathered to talk about some of the upcoming events planned to celebrate the town’s history. “Celebrating our 150 years of rich history is important as we reflect upon our great founders, their goals […]

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February 16, 2017 | Sonya Burke

County Employees Celebrate Black History Month, Honor Parker Hamilton (VIDEO)

Montgomery County employees celebrated Black History Month with a special program at the F. Scott Fitzgerald Theatre in Rockville today. The 2017 program entitled, “An African American Musical Journey,” highlighted several genres of music. “We started with the beat over in Africa,” said Debra Jones, chair of the Black History Program Committee. “We are showing […]

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December 13, 2016 | Sonya Burke

County Council Recognizes Montgomery College’s 70th Anniversary (VIDEO)

The 70th anniversary of Montgomery College (MC) was recognized by the Montgomery County Council today as College President DeRionne Pollard and members of the faculty and staff joined the tribute. County Councilmembers Nancy Navarro and Craig Rice led the ceremonies. “[The College] has helped to change our community, our society, our world,” said Rice. MC […]

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