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May 7, 2019 | Bryan Gallion

Children’s National Health System Signs Lease in Old Discovery Communications Building

Children’s National Health System signed a 15-year lease on Wednesday for space in Silver Spring’s Inventa Towers, formerly the headquarters of Discovery Communications. This lease makes Children’s National the first tenant in the space, located at 1 Discovery Place on the corner of Colesville Road and Georgia Ave. Discovery, the company behind popular cable television […]

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January 12, 2018 | Michelle Queen

County Report This Week

Michael Bruen hosts the latest episode of County Report This Week with news and information for Montgomery County. On this episode, find reports on: Montgomery County police officers receive training of use of Narcan, Police Chief Tom Manger comments; Discovery Communications announces plans to move Silver Spring headquarters to New York; Takoma Park has a […]

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January 9, 2018 | Douglas Tallman

Discovery Communications Plans to Leave Silver Spring

Discovery Communications, a part of Montgomery County for decades, is leaving for New York by 2019, County Executive Ike Leggett confirmed Tuesday morning. Leggett said the county had been trying for a year to keep the company and its 1,300 employees at its premier location at Georgia Avenue and Colesville Road. “We put a helluva […]

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June 24, 2016 | Maureen Chowdhury

Shark Week Kicks Off on June 26th (VIDEO & PHOTO)

Discovery Communications revealed this year’s winning  Shark Week “Fintastic Shark” mural  this week. The mural is displayed at the company’s Downtown Silver Spring headquarters. Discovery asked the public to choose from three designs, including a “Toothy Grin” and “I Heart Shark” options, through an online survey. According to a news release, the mural will be lit […]

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June 16, 2016 | Sonya Burke

Downtown Silver Spring Summer Concert Series (VIDEO)

The Downtown Silver Spring Summer Concert Series kicks off this Thursday at 7 p.m. with Anthony “Swamp Dog” Clark and the Blues Allstars at Veterans Plaza in Silver Spring. Recreation Director Gabe Albornoz talked about the concert series on County Report This Week, below: The rest of the summer line-up includes: June 23—Rock & Roll […]

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November 2, 2014 | Staff Writer

Montgomery College and Discovery Communications Partnership (VIDEO)

Montgomery College partners with local companies and recently held a panel discussion with Discovery Communications for military veterans. Take a look: Visit our PEG partner MCTV10 (Montgomery College Television program schedule) to see more Montgomery College Television.

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September 16, 2013 | Staff Writer

Mini Maker Faire Set For Sept. 29 in Silver Spring

Montgomery County is teaming up with KID (Kids International Discovery) Museum to host the Silver Spring Mini Maker Faire Sunday, Sept. 29 from noon to 5 p.m. at the Silver Spring Civic Building, located at the corner of Ellsworth Dr. and Fenton Street in downtown Silver Spring.  The faire will feature hands-on activities and innovative […]

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