Melanie Roberts

October 17, 2018 | Sheila Ogilvie

Plan a Red Ribbon Celebration

Oct. 23-31 is National Red Ribbon Week The Montgomery County Chapter of the Continental Societies, Inc. joins the National Family Partnership’s nationwide movement to educate youth on drug prevention. The National Red Ribbon Campaign sponsored by the National Family Partnership (NFP) is one of the oldest and largest drug prevention programs in the nation, reaching […]

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July 23, 2018 | Staff Writer

Adventist Healthcare Student Mental Wellness PSA Contest Results

The results are in for Montgomery Community Media’s Mental Wellness student video contest sponsored by Adventist Healthcare. The video contest challenged youth in middle school and high school to create an original Public Service Announcement (PSA) that highlights the mental wellness issues impacting their lives. Examples of those issues inlcude bullying, depression, stress, anxiety, and […]

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May 14, 2018 | Staff Writer

Students Honored for 19th Amendment Video

Jessica Theis, a freshman at James Blake High School in Silver Spring, and Melanie Roberts, a sophomore at Thomas Wootton High School in Rockville, received Student Cam awards from C-SPAN. The award, presented by Shannon Augustus, a marketing representative for the public affairs cable channel, honored the students’ work on a video tracing the passage […]

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November 30, 2015 | Omri Haberman

Creative Visions of Today

In this short 15 minute show, Creative Visions of Today, made by producers Patrick Kirwin and Melanie Roberts, we find out about one of our community’s artists. Host, Matt Kirwin talks to an experienced illustrator, Tim Cook. We find more about the life and story of how Tim got into illustrating and just how much […]

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August 13, 2015 | Backpack Journalist

The Amazing Art Studio by Melanie Roberts

For my story, I had the pleasure of going to the new Downtown Crown area and interviewing the owner of the Amazing Art Studio. I found out how unique and fun the whole art experience is. The Amazing Art Studio has 4 different activities to do and you don’t even need to be artistic to […]

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