oct. 8

September 17, 2020 | Suzanne Pollak

Looking for Residents’ Input, Elrich Holds Virtual Budget Forums

County Executive Marc Elrich is holding a series of virtual budget forums to receive input from residents about their priorities for the next fiscal year. Most of the forums will be broken into regions and will cover the county’s capital budget and capital improvements program. Another two forums will be devoted to the county’s operating […]

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October 8, 2018 | Douglas Tallman

Five Things to Know for Oct. 8 in Montgomery County

It’s Monday, Oct. 8, and here are five things Montgomery County residents need to know: CANCELED 1. Meet the Media: Council President Hans Riemer has his regular meeting with he reporters starting at 11:30 a.m. Up for discussion will be legislation to streamline the approval of accessory apartments, which is an effort to increase the […]

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October 6, 2017 | Michelle Queen

Festivals Top the Weekend Planner, Oct. 6 – 8, 2017

Once again, festivals top our weekend planner. Saturday, the annual Harvest Festival focuses on farming in Montgomery County during World War I. The festival features living historians in period costumes, tin-smithing, making apple butter, building scarecrows, traditional music, farm animals, hayrides and more. Also on Saturday, visit Rockville Town Center for the Rocktobierfest beer and […]

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October 1, 2017 | Staff Writer

Unity Walk Will Bring Faith Communities Together

Faith communities from across Montgomery County are partnering with the Interfaith Conference of Metropolitan Washington and the County Executive’s Faith Community Advisory Council to host a resource fair and unity walk on Oct. 8. The resource fair will include voter-registration opportunities; basic human rights information; getting involved with programs welcoming refugees and immigrants; and a […]

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October 28, 2016 | Maureen Chowdhury

Five Things to Know Today, Oct. 28, in Montgomery County

Here are five things to know today, Oct. 28, in Montgomery County: 1. Montgomery County Executive Ike Leggett along with other officials are scheduled to participate in a ribbon cutting ceremony for the new Montgomery County Public Safety Training Academy (PSTA) today. 2. Johns Hopkins University Montgomery County Campus is partnering with the Shady Grove Life Sciences Center […]

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October 12, 2016 | Staff Writer

Sandy Spring Museum Hosts Fall Music Festival (PHOTOS & VIDEO)

UPDATED The Sandy Spring Museum recently hosted the Route 108 Fall Music Festival, which included workshops with the musicians. “We had several hundred people in attendance,” said Allison Weiss, executive director of the Sandy Spring Museum. ” The highlight of the event was the jam session at the end, which brought together world-class jazz musicians […]

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October 10, 2016 | Staff Writer

Police Locate Missing Silver Spring Woman (PHOTO)

UPDATED Montgomery County police officers have safely located Harriett Bell. Update: Harriett Bell has been located safe and unharmed. TY for sharing! https://t.co/uiSy0dUgb9 pic.twitter.com/F1DIOuokDo — Montgomery Co Police (@mcpnews) October 10, 2016 Montgomery County police officers need your help to find a missing Silver Spring woman. Police said 68-year-old Harriett Bell was last seen at 6 […]

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October 6, 2016 | Staff Writer

Maryland Governor Orders State Flag To Half Staff in Honor of Fallen Takoma Park Soldier

Maryland Governor Larry Hogan has ordered the state flag to half staff from now thru sunset on Oct. 8th. This action is in honor of Sgt. Adam S. Thomas who was a Special Forces Soldier from Takoma Park who died on Tuesday, Oct. 4. Gov. @LarryHogan orders MD flag to half-staff in honor of Staff […]

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October 8, 2015 | Sonya Burke

Five Things to Know Today, Oct. 8, in Montgomery County

Here are your five things to know today, Oct. 8, in Montgomery County: 1. What do Gaithersburg, Germantown, Silver Spring and Rockville have in common? These four Montgomery County communities have made WalletHub’s 2015 top ten list of ethnically diverse small cities. 2. Book lovers take note. Author John Feinstein headlines the Friends of the Library […]

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October 8, 2014 | Staff Writer

photo of students participating in Walk to School Day

Walk to School Day is Oct. 8 (VIDEO)

Montgomery County will celebrate International Walk to School Day on October 8th. Find out more in this report:

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