January 20, 2021 | Maryam Shahzad

Memorials Light Up in Remembrance of COVID-19 Victims

More than 400,000 people in the U.S. have died from COVID-19, according to Johns Hopkins University. Tuesday evening, President Joe Biden led a tribute to victims at the Lincoln Memorial. 400 lights lined the Reflecting Pool, representing the over 400,000 people who lost their lives to the coronavirus. “To heal we must remember,” Biden said […]

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September 2, 2020 | Maryam Shahzad

Sandy Spring Museum Offers Socially-Distanced Outdoor ‘Artina’ Exhibit 

The COVID-19 pandemic is keeping many people home and many buildings closed. The Sandy Spring Museum remains closed however its annual summer outdoor exhibit “Artina” still went on display this year.  The widespread exhibit makes social distancing easy. This year’s theme focuses on light, illumination and climate change. Artina 2020 is on display until Nov. […]

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March 12, 2014 | Valerie Bonk

Hundreds Without Power in Gaithersburg

UPDATED The power has been restored to the area. ORIGINAL POST The traffic signal at Great Seneca Highway and Quince Orchard Road is out and police are on the scene as hundreds are experiencing power outages in the Gaithersburg area. As of 9 p.m., on March 12, more than 1,300 Pepco customers are without power, according […]

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