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July 28, 2016 | Maureen Chowdhury

A Man and His Goat Make Pit Stop in Rockville as They Trek Across U.S. (VIDEO & PHOTO)

If you saw a goat in Rockville today, it probably was Miles and his human companion Steve Wescott. Wescott and Miles have been on a walking journey across the U.S., on a mission to raise funds for an orphanage in Nairobi, Kenya. Wescott’s project, Needle2Square, began in 2012 at the Space Needle in Seattle and […]

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April 30, 2016 | Sonya Burke

Five Things to Know Today, April 30, in Montgomery County

1. Montgomery County’s Greenfest takes place today in Takoma Park. This one day festival focuses on building community and improving the environment. The festival includes exhibits, workshops, music and more. 2. You can get rid of your unwanted and expired prescription drugs at today’s National Prescription Drug Takeback Day that takes place at police stations […]

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September 12, 2015 | Aline Barros

Celebrating Brazil’s Independence in New York (PHOTOS & VIDEO)

It is in New York- the city that never sleeps- that more than one million Brazilians come together to celebrate Brazil’s Independence Day. This gathering, named BR Day New York, always takes place over Labor Day weekend shutting down more than 25 blocks in the streets of Manhattan. And there were people from all over the United […]

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September 9, 2015 | Sonya Burke

Montgomery County Police to Assist During Pope’s Visit

The Montgomery County Police Department plans to send 50 officers from the Specialized Event Response Team (SERT) to assist the Metropolitan Police Department and the Secret Service during the Pope’s visit on Sept. 23, according to a county police spokesperson. Corporal Rebecca Innocenti said the SERT officers will be assisting with a parade route during […]

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June 1, 2015 | Aline Barros

Gandhi Brigade Hosted Its Annual Youth Media Festival in Silver Spring (PHOTOS)

They watched movies produced by local, national and international youth. Gandhi Brigade- a nonprofit that promotes youth development through media productions- hosted its eighth annual Youth Media Festival at the Silver Spring Civic Building from noon to 5 p.m. followed by performances at the Veteran’s Plaza from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. “We had a […]

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July 13, 2014 | Staff Writer

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Spirit Keep Playoff Hopes Alive with Win Over Flash

The Washington Spirit traveled to Sahlen Stadium in Rochester, New York and defeated the WNY Flash 1-0 on July 12. The Spirit were able to hold onto the lead after converting a penalty kick in the 53rd minute, giving them sole possession of 3rd place in the league standings and bringing them to 8-7-2 on […]

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February 14, 2014 | Sonya Burke

A Love Story for the Ages (Photos & Video)

You are never too old to fall in love. That’s the true life adage of a Gaithersburg couple – in their eighties- who met several years ago online. MyMCMedia’s Sonya Burke reports.

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November 4, 2012 | Staff Writer

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Casey Aiken’s Monologue (Video)

“21 This Week” host Casey Aiken comments on Hurricane Sandy and the gratitude Montgomery County residents feel for the lack of destruction in our area. Aiken expresses sympathy for residents in New York and New Jersey who experienced numerous losses from the storm. Take a look. 21 This Week airs on Sundays at 11 a.m. […]

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October 9, 2012 | Staff Writer

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Orioles Tie It Up 1-1, Nats Lose Game #2

It’s a big week for baseball on both sides of the Beltway. The Baltimore Orioles won their second playoff game in front of an excited crowd at Camden Yards on Oct. 8, tying the American League playoff series up at one a piece. The Orioles now travel to New York for the third playoff game […]

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