April 10, 2015 | Staff Writer

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County Report This Week (VIDEO)

MyMCMedia’s Sonya Burke hosts the latest episode of County Report This Week, which begins with a report about the importance of driving safely around construction zones. There are also reports about a crossing guard who helps local students cross the street safely in Gaithersburg, upcoming Council budget hearings, and reports from Montgomery County Public Schools, […]

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January 17, 2015 | Sonya Burke

Mikulski: “Riders Should Not Live in Fear Every Time They Step on a Metro Train”

U.S. Senator Barbara A. Mikulski (D-Md.) issued the following statement (below) after the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) released its preliminary report on Jan. 16 of the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA) yellow line smoke incident that caused the death of one passenger, critical injuries to two passengers and the hospitalization of 84 others: […]

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January 12, 2015 | Krista Brick

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New Searchable Report Provides MCPS School-Specific Stats

Interested in the exact statistics at a certain Montgomery County Public school? Want to see what the ethnic diversity is for your school? A new searchable report on each of the county’s 202 schools can help you get a peak at school specific data. The School Support and Improvement Framework (SSIF) report reflects the data […]

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December 11, 2014 | Sonya Burke

Police Investigate Second Sexual Assault Report at Wheaton Metro Garage

Montgomery County police are investigating a sexual assault that occurred at the Wheaton Metro parking garage last night. Detectives believe that the same suspect attempted to commit a sexual assault at that same location on the evening of December 8. According to police, at approximately 11 p.m. on Dec. 10, a 37-year-old female victim was walking […]

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May 21, 2014 | Staff Writer

Doug Duncan Responds to Silver Spring Transit Management Report

County Executive candidate Doug Duncan issued the following statement, in response to the report issued this week by the Montgomery County Inspector General: “This latest report confirms what every other review of the Transit Center has found:  The County’s management of this project has been an unmitigated disaster. The facility is four years late, $30 […]

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May 20, 2014 | Staff Writer

County Releases Report on Silver Spring Transit Center Deficiencies

Below is the Montgomery County Maryland Office of the Inspector General’s report dated April 15, 2014 covering Project Management Deficiencies in Constructing the Paul S. Sarbanes Silver Spring Transit Center. This report was made available to the public on May 20.

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April 7, 2014 | Sonya Burke

Silver Spring Transit Center Update

The Montgomery County Council will receive its seventh status report on the Silver Spring Transit Center on April 8. It will be the first briefing the elected leaders have received on the project, which is behind schedule and over budget, since November. Instead of the usual written status report from the Department of General Services, […]

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June 20, 2013 | Sonya Burke

Bear Sightings in MoCo (Photos & Video)

UPDATED 6/21 The latest sighting of the black bear occurred at 8:30 p.m. on June 20 on Travillah Terrace near River Road, according to Ken D’Loughy of DNR. The report was called in by Montgomery County police. D’Loughy said this is good news because it means the bear is moving west towards his natural habitat. […]

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June 20, 2013 | Tamika Smith

Have You Seen the Bear? (Map)

Bear sightings are on the rise in Montgomery County this week. A black bear has been spotted in Gaithersburg and Germantown. Residents started reporting sightings of the bear as early as June 17, according to Department of Natural Resources Manager Ken D’Loughy. Follow MyMCMedia on facebook and Twitter for the latest. In the meantime, check out […]

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March 25, 2013 | Staff Writer

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Silver Spring Transit Center (Video)

It’s over budget and behind schedule. CCM’s Susan Kenedy reports on the status of the Silver Spring Transit Center. Visit our PEG partner County Cable Montgomery to view more of its local programming.

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