June 10, 2020 | Jordan Lindsay

Elrich: Phase 2 Reopening Likely to Begin Sometime Next Week

Montgomery County Executive Marc Elrich announced during a Wednesday afternoon media briefing plans for Phase 2 reopening. If county COVID-19 data trends continue, Elrich, accompanied by county Health Officer Dr. Travis Gayles and county Emergency Management Director Dr. Earl Stoddard during the briefing, said the next phase of reopening would likely begin the week of […]

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May 29, 2020 | Jordan Lindsay

What Phase I of Reopening in Montgomery County Might Look Like

County Executive Marc Elrich announced that the county will begin Phase 1 of reopening starting Monday, June 1, and a lot of residents are curious what that might look like. Phase 1 guidelines include the following: Retail: Stores will provide curbside services only. Childcare: Services will be open for children of essential employees and phase one opening employees. Restaurants: Outside […]

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February 10, 2016 | Maureen Chowdhury

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Two Montgomery College Campuses Closing Childcare Centers

UPDATED Starting on July 1, Montgomery College will only have one childcare center open at its Germantown campus. The College will be closing childcare centers at its Rockville and Takoma Park/ Silver Spring campuses on June 30, after suffering financial losses of $1.9 million since FY 2010. According to a statement released by Montgomery College, meetings […]

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December 8, 2015 | Sonya Burke

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

Here are five things to know today, Dec. 8, in Montgomery County: 1. MCPS Interim Superintendent Larry Bowers is set to unveil his recommended operating budget today. The Montgomery County Board of Education is also scheduled to elect officers and vote on the school calendar for next year. Follow @MyMCMedia on Twitter for updates. 2. […]

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December 7, 2015 | Sonya Burke

Dise Calls for Radon Testing at County Facilities

David Dise, director of the Department of General Services (DGS) for Montgomery County, said he is calling for radon tests of county facilities following news that 26 Montgomery County public schools and two other MCPS buildings tested positive for elevated levels of radon. “Given the results reported by MCPS, I have initiated an investigation of […]

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November 24, 2015 | Maureen Chowdhury

Five Things to Know Today, Nov. 24, in Montgomery County

Here are five more things to know today, Nov. 24th, in Montgomery County: 1.) Senator Barbara Mikulski will receive the Presidential Medal of Freedom from President Obama at a ceremony at the White House today. Watch the ceremony live here. 2.) Northwest Jaguars volleyball team is the new 4A state champions after last night’s win […]

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August 21, 2013 | Staff Writer

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After School Programs Available in Rockville

Before and after school programs are offered at Rockville Community Centers through the Recreation Services Division. Programs for elementary school children may be found at both Lincoln Park and Twinbrook community centers. Thomas Farm and Twinbrook offer programs for teens. Registration is now open online at RockEnroll. Here is a list of the programs: Early […]

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