Hanukkah

December 10, 2015 | Michelle Queen

Weekend Planner, December 11 – December 13 (VIDEOS)

Here are some of our weekend picks from the MyMCMedia.org calendar: Friday, December 11 Glen Echo’s Holiday Art Show & Sale open today from 10 a.m to 2 p.m. The Puppet Co. Playhouse presents The Nutcracker for the 27th year. Performance at 10:30 a.m. in Glen Echo Park. The Visual Arts Center Program at Einstien […]

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December 8, 2015 | Staff Writer

Hanukkah Fire Truck Parades Thru Gaithersburg and Rockville Communities (PHOTOS)

The Hanukkah Fire Truck Parade took place in several Rockville and Gaithersburg communities on Dec. 8th. There were stops in Fallsgrove, Potomac Glen, the Hanukkah Wonderland in Kentlands, Washingtonian Woods, Lakelands Park and at Chabad Lubavitch. You can find more information about tonight’s event, here. Celebrating the 3rd night of Chanukah in Gaithersburg with the […]

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December 4, 2015 | Michelle Queen

Weekend Planner, December 4 – December 6 (VIDEOS)

Here are some of our weekend picks from the MyMCMedia.org calendar: Friday, December 4 Glen Echo’s Holiday Art Show & Sale is open today from 10 a.m to 2 p.m. The Puppet Co. Playhouse presents The Nutcracker for the 27th year. Families will enjoy this Washington tradition in Glen Echo Park. Performance at 10:30 a.m. […]

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December 3, 2015 | Maureen Chowdhury

official photo of Larry Hogan

Governor Larry Hogan and First Lady Invite Marylanders to Holiday Open House at Government House

Maryland Governor Larry Hogan and First Lady Yumi Hogan will hold Holiday Open House at Government House on Saturday, Dec. 12th. The event is free and open to the public from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. According to a news release, the Government House holiday decorations will include Christmas trees by Lowe’s Bayshore Nursery in […]

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December 18, 2014 | Krista Brick

Santa and Hanukkah Parades Share Spotlight at Rockville Fire Station (PHOTOS) (VIDEO)

There were a few rabbis, Christmas lights, a menorah and Santa Claus and it was all under one roof and the roof was that of the Rockville Volunteer Fire Department Thursday night.   For the first time, Station 3 out of Rockville hosted the Santa Ride, a parade through the community with Santa on the […]

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December 17, 2014 | Sonya Burke

Five Things to Know Today, Dec. 17, in Montgomery County

Here are five things to know today, Dec. 17, in Montgomery County: 1. The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) has released a preliminary report about the plane crash that killed six people in Montgomery County on Dec. 8. 2. Santa will ride across Montgomery County on a motorcycle today collecting gift bags and donations for […]

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December 16, 2014 | Aline Barros

Celebrating Hanukkah Around the County

Hanukkah begins at sundown on Dec. 16 and ends in the evening of December 24. This is one of the best known Jewish holidays- an eight-day observance to honor the struggle for religious freedom. Rabbi Yehuda Glick, from Chabad of Germantown, said Hanukkah is a holiday that dates back more than 2,000 years to celebrate […]

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November 27, 2013 | Staff Writer

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Lt. Gov. Brown on Hanukkah

Maryland Lt. Governor Anthony Brown released this statement in recognition of Hanukkah: “I wish a happy and joyous Hanukkah to all who are celebrating. Our State is home to a thriving Jewish community, rich in culture and heritage, and we are privileged to share in this tradition. We thank you for all you do to […]

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November 27, 2013 | Valerie Bonk

Gobble-Tov! County Residents Prepare for ‘Thanksgivukkah’

Latkes instead of mashed potatoes, menorahs on the dinner table and the ceremonious opening of presents are just some of the non-traditional elements of Thanksgiving dinner that Silver Spring resident Larry Bram says his family is incorporating this year. Bram, a member of the Tifereth Israel Congregation, joins other Montgomery County residents planning for an […]

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December 8, 2012 | Staff Writer

Ken Jackson

Holidays of Light (Video)

Montgomery Week in Review host Don Mooers spoke with Ken Jackson about the origin of the upcoming winter holidays, including Christmas and Hanukkah. Take a look. The next show of Montgomery Week in Review airs on Saturdays at 12 p.m. and then again on Sundays at 1 p.m. on Channel 21. Don’t miss it! Visit […]

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