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November 6, 2019 | Deirdre Byrne

Five Things to Know for Nov. 6 in Montgomery County

It’s Wednesday, Nov. 6 and it’s National Nachos Day! As you eat melted cheese on chips, here are five things worth noting in Montgomery County. 1. Public Forum for Kirwan Commission Funding:  Tonight from 6 to 8 p.m., Montgomery County’s Blueprint for Maryland’s Future Forum takes place at Montgomery Blair High School in Silver Spring. […]

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November 5, 2019 | Michelle Queen

Annual Tribute to Amerca’s Veterans Concert Set for Wednesday

The 11th Annual Tribute to America’s Veterans takes place Wednesday at 7 p.m. in the Buffalo Soldiers Great Hall of the Silver Spring Civic Building, 1 Veterans Plaza, Silver Spring. Chou Chou and the Imperial Palms Orchestra provide a variety of big band music. This is a free concert open to all. The theme of […]

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November 6, 2018 | Staff Writer

Election Day Sights and Scenes Around Montgomery County

Montgomery County voters took to the polls Tuesday, Nov. 6, despite the rain. Here are photos and videos from Gaithersburg, Olney, Quince Orchard, and Sandy Spring. Photos by Phil Fabrizio   Voters spoke with MCM’s Deirdre Byrne this morning. Christopher & Philippa Channer (Olney) brought their kids to the polls this morning. Philippa says it’s […]

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November 6, 2018 | Mitti Hicks

Five Things to Know for Nov. 6 in Montgomery County

It’s Election Day! Here are five things to know today, Tuesday, Nov. 6, in Montgomery County: 1. Election Guide: Everything you need to know about the local and state races can be found in Montgomery Community Media’s comprehensive election guide. 2. Election Night Live Coverage: Montgomery Community Media will broadcast live election results of local races […]

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March 23, 2018 | Mitti Hicks

Economic Programs That Could Help Women? Democratic Candidates Respond

Six Democratic candidates running for Montgomery County Executive gathered at the Silver Spring Civic Center Thursday evening for a forum hosted by the Woman’s Democratic Club of Montgomery County. The Democratic candidates running for Montgomery County Executive are Montgomery County Councilmembers Roger Berliner, Marc Elrich, and George Leventhal; David Blair, a businessman from Potomac; former […]

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December 20, 2017 | Staff Writer

UPDATE: Takoma Park Police Collecting Items for Winter Coat Drive

UPDATE 12.20.17: In partnership with Lion’s Club, the Takoma Park Police Department collected more than 160 coats during its winter coat drive Items were donated to Sligo Adventist Church and Shepherd’s Table. Original 11.5.17 The Takoma Park Police Department is asking for the public’s help this upcoming winter season to help those in need by donating […]

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November 6, 2017 | Douglas Tallman

Things to Know for Nov. 6 in Montgomery County

Here’s five things to know today, Nov. 6, in Montgomery County: 1. Booming in Bethesda: Weather permitting, single controlled blasts are planned to occur between 11:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. for the Md. 355/Rockville Pike Crossing Project near NSAB/Walter Reed, NIH and the Medical Center Metro Station in Bethesda. A warning siren will sound approximately five […]

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October 25, 2017 | Staff Writer

MCPS Superintendent Recommends a $1.818 Billion Capital Budget for Fiscal Year 2019

To address overcrowding and aging facilities, Montgomery County Public Schools Superintendent Dr. Jack Smith is recommending $1.818 billion for the Fiscal Year 2019 Capital Budget and the FY 2019-2024 Capital Improvements Program (CIP). His recommendation is $74 million more than the approved CIP. In a letter addressed to the Board of Education on Oct. 23, […]

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October 6, 2017 | Staff Writer

County Executive’s Awards for Excellence in the Arts and Humanities Winners Announced

Montgomery County Executive, Ike Leggett, will present awards to eight community leaders to recognize their contributions to the county’s arts and cultural community at the 2017 County Executive’s Awards for Excellence in the Arts and Humanities on Nov. 6. The ceremony, which started in 2002, honors the work of individuals who have made an impact […]

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August 28, 2017 | Staff Writer

Songwriting Contest in Bethesda to Award Local Songwriter $10,000

The Bethesda Arts & Entertainment District announces the fourth annual Bernard/Ebb Songwriting Awards. The adjudicated competition is seeking the best, up-and-coming, local songwriters and will award one talented songwriter a grand prize of $10,000 and 25 hours of recording studio time with Innovation Station Music. The award also includes a young songwriter category for which […]

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