April 12, 2019 | Deirdre Byrne

Montgomery County Will Test ‘On Demand’ Transit Program

Montgomery County Department of Transportation has plans for a new “on demand” transit program. The Microtransit Pilot Program will be tested in the Rockville, Glenmont, and Wheaton service areas. Similar to UberPool, this program will allow residents to use a mobile app to request trips to and from a designated pickup and drop off area. […]

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March 29, 2017 | Staff Writer

UPDATED: Police Investigate Phone Threats at Two Schools, Four Schools Shelter in Place Students

Montgomery County police officers are investigating two phone threats that were made to Argyle Middle and East Silver Spring Elementary schools earlier today. According to police spokesperson Lucille Baur, the first call was received around 9:30 a.m. at Argyle Middle School and included some kind of reference to the Connecticut Avenue area. Montgomery County Public […]

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June 11, 2012 | Staff Writer

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“Excel Beyond the Bell” Pilot Program (Video)

The highly successful, “Excel Beyond the Bell” Program was developed together with the Department of Recreation and Montgomery County Public Schools to support at risk children. The program provides children with access to after school programs, academic support, hot meals and bus transportation. The program was introduced at Argyle , Roberto Clemente and Loiederman middle […]

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