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May 26, 2017 | Douglas Tallman

MCPS Graduation Season Gets Started Friday

An Olympic Gold Medalist, an ESPN sportscaster and the chairman of the Special Olympics are among the speakers who will address the graduating class of 2017 this year. And several schools will be holding ceremonies at the Xfinity Center at the University of Maryland, College Park, saving families the trek into the District to see […]

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June 6, 2016 | Staff Writer

UPDATED: Police Locate Missing Aspen Hill Man (PHOTO)

UPDATED 2 p.m. on 6.6.16 Police have located Jon Bik Arze. UPDATE: Jon Bik Arze has been located safe and unharmed. TY for Sharing! pic.twitter.com/nMQINN3ibW — Montgomery Co Police (@mcpnews) June 6, 2016 ORIGINAL POST Montgomery County police officers are asking for your help to locate a missing Aspen Hill area man. Police say 26-year-old […]

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June 6, 2016 | Maureen Chowdhury

Ramadan 2016: Muslims Begin Holy Month of Fasting

Millions of Muslims around the world, including those residing in Montgomery County, began observing the holy month of Ramadan on Monday. During the entire month, Muslims fast everyday from sunrise to sunset; this includes refraining from consuming any food or drink (water too). It’s a sacred time for followers of the Islamic faith to reflect their relationship with […]

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June 6, 2016 | Sonya Burke

Five Things to Know Today, June 6, in Montgomery County

Here are five things to know today, June 6, in Montgomery County: 1. Commencement ceremonies: It’s graduation day for the Class of 2016 at Blake, Kennedy, Poolesville and Sherwood high schools. 2. Vote: It’s Election Day in the town of Kensington. 3. Making a difference: The Neediest Kids Golf Tournament takes place today at TPC […]

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June 6, 2015 | Sonya Burke

“A Year and Change” to Premiere on June 6

A movie that was shot on location in Montgomery County and around the state of Maryland will premiere at the Dances With Films festival in Hollywood on June 6. “It is a really wonderful fest and we’re lucky to be part of it,” said director Steve Suettinger. “We are currently considering several options for distribution […]

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June 6, 2015 | Sonya Burke

Five Things to Know Today, June 6th, in Montgomery County

We are off to a foggy start this Saturday. Here is your daily rundown of the five things to know today, June 6th, in Montgomery County: 1. Bike Summit: The 2nd Great MoCo Bike Summit takes place today in Silver Spring. 2. Evans Parkway Neighborhood Park: A neighborhood celebration is planned at Evans Parkway Neighborhood […]

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May 24, 2015 | Sonya Burke

Kora Virtuoso Amadou Kouyate to Perform at Arts Barn (Video)

Gaithersburg’s World Music Series concludes with a performance by Amadou Kouyate Saturday, June 6 at 8 p.m. at the Gaithersburg Arts Barn. Tickets are $25, $12 for youth 18 and under. Tickets may be purchased online or by calling the Arts Barn box office at 301.258.6394. Amadou Kouyate, West African Manding Diali musician, is the […]

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June 14, 2014 | Staff Writer

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A Preview (Video)

This episode of “21 This Week” includes a look at Eric Cantor’s upset in the Virginia Primary Election and two races in the Maryland Primary Election. All this and more. “21 This Week” airs on Sundays at 11 a.m. and 7 p.m.; Mondays at noon and 8 p.m.; Tuesdays at 12:30 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. […]

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June 10, 2014 | Staff Writer

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Councilmember Hans Riemer Guest on Radio Show (Video)

Montgomery County Councilmember Hans Riemer and Yenny Delgado of Umbrella Initiatives for Education were the special guests on June 6 as the Montgomery County Council show on Radio America (WACA 1540 AM) covered a range of topics including the importance of early childhood education and the need to expand childcare opportunities. A video broadcast of […]

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June 7, 2014 | Staff Writer

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A Preview (Video)

This episode of “21 This Week” includes a look back at D-Day and a discussion of the races in the June 24 primary election in Maryland. “21 This Week” airs on Sundays at 11 a.m. and 7 p.m.; Mondays at noon and 8 p.m.; Tuesdays at 12:30 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. Don’t miss it! Learn […]

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