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July 5, 2016 | Staff Writer

Rockville Nonprofit Provides Housing Information in Multiple Languages (VIDEO)

The Asian-American Homeownership Counseling (AAHC) group helps area residents navigate the complexities of first time home buying, refinancing a mortgage and foreclosure prevention. The group provides counseling in multiple different languages. CCM’s Crystal Park reports. Visit the Asian-American Homeownership Counseling website or call 301.760.7636 to learn more.

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June 12, 2016 | Sonya Burke

President Obama on Mass Shooting in Orlando: “We Will Not Give into Fear” (VIDEO)

President Obama delivered a statement on the mass shootings that occurred in Orlando, Florida on June 12. “This was an act of terror and an act of hate,” said President Obama. “We will not give in to fear or turn against each other. Instead, we will stand united, as Americans, to protect our people, and […]

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May 31, 2016 | Sonya Burke

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Montgomery County Ranks 19th Happiest Place in America

There’s a new study out that looks at happiness in counties across America, and Montgomery County ranks 19th in the 2016 SmartAsset.com study, which is out this month. When it comes to the happiest places, Loudoun County, Virginia and Fairfax County, Virginia are ranked number one and two, respectively. This is the second year in […]

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April 7, 2016 | Staff Writer

Kensington Celebrates the International Day of the Book on April 24 (VIDEO)

Kensington is gearing up for its annual International Day of the Book festival, which is set for April 24 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. along Howard Avenue. MyMCMedia’s Sonya Burke recently sat down with author Steve Piacente, who is the book festival’s master of ceremonies, to find out more about this year’s event. Take […]

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October 12, 2015 | Aline Barros

From Vietnam to Montgomery County: Local Business Owner Shares Story

Than Nguyen was 19-years old when she moved to the U.S. from Vietnam. It was April of 1975. She says she still remembers that day. “We left in a hurry,” she said. It was a turbulent time in her country, she explains adding she saw “horrible” things during the Vietnam War. “I saw people dying. […]

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March 22, 2015 | Sonya Burke

Maggie Rose Concert Ends with Proposal at Bethesda Blues and Jazz (PHOTOS & VIDEOS)

UPDATED Talk about a love song! The Maggie Rose concert ended with a proposal Saturday night at the Bethesda Blues and Jazz Club. Maggie Rose was about to perform “River Road” with her bass player last night in front of a sold out crowd, when her boyfriend Austin Marshall unexpectedly entered the stage, rose in […]

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September 22, 2014 | Staff Writer

Rockville Named One of America’s ‘Best Places to Live’

The City of Rockville’s proximity to the nation’s capital and its location at the heart of Montgomery County’s tech corridor are among the reasons it has been ranked as one of the country’s “Best Places to Live,” by Money magazine. The City ranked #24 out of 50 cities and towns with populations ranging from 50,000 […]

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