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July 14, 2020 | Emma Shuster

Hogan Urges Leaders To Enforce Public Health Requirements In Restaurants and Bars

Gov. Larry Hogan announced Tuesday that local leaders must increase their enforcement of public health requirements in bars and restaurants across the state. The announcement comes as a result of new cases linked to non-compliance with public health requirements. “The vast majority of bars and restaurants in our state are in compliance, but some are […]

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July 14, 2020 | Michelle Queen

Montgomery COVID-19 Metrics Update for Day 25 of Phase 2 Reopening

Tuesday Montgomery County released an update on the public health metrics used to guide the reopening of businesses and services. There have been 15,883 cases and 724 deaths in the county since the first three cases were confirmed in March. The county health department is tracking three categories of information including the number of COVID-19 […]

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July 14, 2020 | Emma Shuster

County Exceeds State COVID-19 Testing Targets; Aims to Reach all Communities

The Montgomery County Council announced in a July 13 press release that the County has surpassed State COVID-19 testing targets.  Currently, an excess of 112,000 Montgomery County residents have been tested for the virus. In addition, the County has reached the State’s testing target of testing 10 percent of the population. The average test positivity […]

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July 14, 2020 | Andrea Sarralde

Hospitalizaciones en Maryland por COVID-19 Registran el Mayor Aumento

Estadísticas de COVID-19 en el Condado de Montgomery El martes por la mañana, el Departamento de Salud de Maryland reportó 15,883 casos de COVID-19 en el Condado de Montgomery, lo que representa un aumento de 103 de los 15,780 casos reportados el lunes. Desde el primer caso en marzo, 724 residentes del condado han perdido […]

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July 14, 2020 | Michelle Queen

Maryland COVID-19 Hospitalizations See Greatest Daily Increase in 7 Weeks

Montgomery County COVID-19 Statistics Tuesday morning the Maryland Department of Health reported 15,883 cases of COVID-19 in Montgomery County, which is an increase of 103 from the 15,780 cases reported Monday. Since the first case in March, 724 county residents have died from COVID-19. This is an increase of two since Monday. More Montgomery County […]

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July 14, 2020 | Deirdre Byrne

Five Things to Know for July 14 in Montgomery County

It’s Tuesday, July 14, and here are five things to know in Montgomery County. 1. Council in Virtual Session:  Montgomery County Council meets at 9 a.m. Here is a look at the meeting’s agenda. 2. School Board Meets: Montgomery County Board of Education has a business meeting at 9 a.m. Here’s a look at the meeting’s […]

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July 11, 2020 | Staff Writer

Two Additional Free Testing Clinics To Open in Montgomery County Next Week

Two additional free testing clinics will be available in Montgomery County this week. One of the clinics will take place on Tuesday, July 14, at the Silver Spring Civic Building located at 1 Veteran’s Plaza from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. testing is free, and no insurance is required. Click here to register for an appointment. The […]

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July 10, 2020 | Emma Shuster

Board of Education Now Accepting Public Testimony For Next Virtual Business Meeting

The Montgomery County Board of Education is now accepting written, video, and audio public testimony for its next virtual business meeting on July 14. The Montgomery County Public Schools website states: “In order to ensure continued public participation during this unprecedented time, the Board of Education is now accepting pre-recorded video and audio public testimony, […]

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July 8, 2020 | Aiesha Solomon

Public Libraries Host ‘Virtual Hire’ Career Assistance Sessions

Montgomery County Public Libraries (MCPL) will be hosting “Virtual HIRE” career assistance sessions on Tuesday, July 14 from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. and Tuesday, July 28 from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. During these meetings, career specialists will work one-on-one with individuals who need assistance with making resumes, completing online job applications, doing job research, and […]

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July 10, 2019 | Michelle Queen

We Love Weekends: Montgomery County Planner for July 12 – 14

Here’s our guide to arts and entertainment in Montgomery County, July 12 – 14. Summer Concert at Glen Echo Park: The annual summer concert series features the award-winning reggae band I&I Riddim in the Bumper Car Pavilion Thursday, July 11 at 7:30 p.m.  Glen Echo Park. Click here for more information. Free. Peabo Bryson: With 20 albums […]

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