August 12, 2020 | Suzanne Pollak

Andrew Kleine Resigns As County Chief Administrative Officer

County Chief Administrative Officer Andrew Kleine has resigned, and Rich Madaleno, the county’s director of the office of management and budget, was just nominated by County Executive Marc Elrich to fill his position. He will become acting CAO on Aug. 16. Kleine recently was fined $5,000 after admitting he violated county ethics when he promoted […]

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March 13, 2017 | Sonya Burke

Five Things to Know Today, March 13, in Montgomery County

Here are five things to know today, March 13, in Montgomery County, Maryland: 1. Winter Storm Warning: Are you ready for some snow? The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm warning for snow in Montgomery County beginning at 7 p.m. tonight. 2. Berliner’s Briefing: Montgomery County Council President Roger Berliner is meeting with […]

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February 3, 2016 | Sonya Burke

Board of Education to Announce Selection of New MCPS Superintendent at Special Meeting

The Montgomery County Board of Education (BOE) has called a special meeting on Feb. 4th to take action on the conditional appointment of the new superintendent for Montgomery County Public Schools. According to a news release, the appointment, effective July 1, 2016 thru June 30, 2020 – will be contingent upon final written approval of […]

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September 30, 2015 | Staff Writer

Spirit Coach Mark Parsons Steps Down

The Washington Spirit announced today that Mark Parsons has stepped down as the team’s head coach and general manager. “On behalf of the Spirit organization, we’d like to thank Mark for his tremendous efforts to build a championship team from the pros to the academy,” said Ashlee Comber, vice president of operations. “It has been […]

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March 5, 2015 | Staff Writer

Varmus Steps Down as Director of NIH’s National Cancer Institute

Harold Varmus, M.D., who has led the National Cancer Institute (NCI) at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) for nearly five years, has announced today that he will step down from his post, effective March 31. “It has been our great fortune to have Harold at the helm of the NCI,” said NIH Director Francis […]

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February 4, 2015 | Sonya Burke

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Councilmember Nancy Navarro on Starr’s Legacy (VIDEO)

In this MyMCMedia Extra video, Councilmember Nancy Navarro talks about the legacy of Montgomery County Public Schools Superintendent Joshua Starr following the announcement of his resignation. Take a look: Related:

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February 3, 2015 | Sonya Burke

Leggett Issues Statement on Starr’s Resignation

Montgomery County Executive Isiah Leggett has released the following  statement about the resignation of Montgomery County Public Schools Superintendent Joshua Starr. “I am disappointed that Josh Starr did not seek reappointment as MCPS superintendent.  I think Dr. Starr did a good job in his four years and hoped he would be able to stay. It […]

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January 14, 2015 | Sonya Burke

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State Police Superintendent Marcus Brown Resigns

Maryland State Police Superintendent Colonel Marcus Brown announced late today he will resign his position on Jan. 19 to pursue other opportunities. In a letter to Maryland State Police troopers and civilian employees, Colonel Brown said he is leaving with a “heavy heart.” He thanked Maryland State Police employees for their outstanding service to the […]

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December 16, 2014 | Sonya Burke

Steve Silverman Resigns as Economic Development Director (VIDEO)

In this MyMCMedia Extra Video, Economic Development Director Steve Silverman talks about his recent resignation and his future. ORIGINAL POST Dec.5– MyMCMedia has confirmed that Steve Silverman, director of the Montgomery County Department of Economic Development, has submitted his resignation this week. Patrick Lacefield, spokesperson for the County Executive’s office, said Silverman has decided to […]

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October 8, 2014 | Krista Brick

Katz to Resign as Mayor Nov. 10

Sidney Katz has submitted his conditional resignation as Mayor of Gaithersburg, effective November 10. Residents are invited to an Open House celebrating Mayor Katz’s 38 years of public service in the City of Gaithersburg scheduled for Nov. 17 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at the Activity Center at Bohrer Park, 506 S. Frederick Ave. This […]

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