Executive Ike Leggett

June 11, 2014 | Staff Writer

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County Presents SCALE at White House

County Executive Ike Leggett led the Montgomery County “team” June 10 in making a presentation to senior White House staff and policy advisors and industry executives as Montgomery County unveiled its achievements in the SmartAmerica Challenge. The SmartAmerica Challenge is sponsored by The White House Presidential Innovation Fellows and the National Institute of Standard and […]

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June 6, 2014 | Laura Rowles

GGCC’s County Executive Primary Forum

The Gaithersburg-Germantown Chamber of Commerce held a County Executive Primary Forum with candidates: Phil Andrews, Doug Duncan and Ike Leggett at Montgomery College Germantown Campus last week. Nearly 50 constituents attended the forum to hear from the candidates prior to the County’s Gubernatorial Primary Election on June 24th.The candidate’s addressed topics relating to business, workforce […]

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May 14, 2014 | Laura Rowles

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GGCC to Host County Executive Forum in Germantown

The Gaithersburg-Germantown Chamber will host the County Executive Primary Forum in light of the upcoming Gubernatorial Primary Elections slated for June 24, 2014. Press and the public are invited to join us on Thursday, May 29 from 7-9 p.m. at Montgomery College, Globe Hall, 20200 Observation Drive, Germantown. FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. Forum […]

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May 13, 2014 | Laura Rowles

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GGCC Conducts Ribbon Cutting for Jo’s Comfort Zone

The Gaithersburg-Germantown Chamber of Commerce (GGCC) conducted a “Ribbon Cutting” Ceremony for Jo’s Comfort Zone. Jo’s Comfort Zone is located in Kentlands at 118 Market Street in Gaithersburg. The ceremony was conducted on Monday, May 12. Jo’s Comfort Zone is a retail store of doctor recommended footwear and orthotics. Owner JoAnn Epps has a history […]

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May 7, 2014 | Staff Writer

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Leggett to Honor Small Businesses at Awards Ceremony

Montgomery County Executive Isiah Leggett, County Council President Craig Rice, Montgomery County Department of Economic Development Director Steve Silverman and U.S. Small Business Administration District Director, Washington Metropolitan Area, Antonio Doss will give welcoming remarks to kick-off the annual awards ceremony on May 9. The second annual event will feature award presentations in 11 categories […]

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October 24, 2013 | Staff Writer

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Silver Spring Library Will Receive Amharic Language Collection

Montgomery County Executive Ike Leggett joined members of the Ethiopian community today (Oct. 24) at 1 p.m. to announce a new Amharic language collection that will be housed in the Silver Spring library. Also speaking at the event will be Meron Wondwosen, secretary of the Ethiopian Literary & Cultural Awareness Association and Elias Woldu, vice […]

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January 14, 2013 | Steve Friedman

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Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service

This year there are multiple opportunities to volunteer. The MLK Jr. holiday is “a day on” with activities at the Montgomery Conference center. Traveltelevision was on hand at last years Day of Service and spoke with County Executive Ike Leggett and others. Take a look. View the entire Traveltelevision episode 164.

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December 3, 2012 | Staff Writer

The Crowded County Exec Race (Video)

“21 This Week” host Casey Aiken and his panelists Elbridge James, Jim Shalleck, and Cynthia Rubenstein discuss the crowded field of candidates for Montgomery County Executive in 2014. Take a look. Learn more about 21 This Week and watch previous episodes, on demand.

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November 30, 2012 | Staff Writer

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Don’t Forget Reusable Bags (Video)

To help remind Montgomery County residents and shoppers to keep their reusable bags handy when visiting local retailers this holiday season — and beyond — county officials have launched a public education campaign featuring the slogan, “Holiday Shopping? Bring Your Bag; Fight Litter.” Ads on Ride On buses and at bus shelters and a commercial […]

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November 24, 2012 | Staff Writer

County Executive Recognizes Dream Act Advocates (Video)

Montgomery County Executive Ike Leggett recently recognized and thanked 20 individuals and organizations that helped pass the Dream Act in Maryland, including former Montgomery College student Johnathan Jayes-Green. Take a look. Visit our PEG partner County Cable Montgomery to view more of its local programming.

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