sept. 12

August 2, 2017 | Douglas Tallman

Five Things to Know Today, Aug. 2, in Montgomery County

Here are your five things to know today, Aug. 2, in Montgomery County: 1. So Long, Steve: He’s not leaving till February, but it’s still a shock that Steve Farber is leaving his post as the Montgomery County Council’s chief adviser. Farber has been guiding council policies for 26 years. Here’s our story. 2. Rockville Meets: The […]

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August 1, 2017 | Sonya Burke

Five Things to Know Today, Aug. 1, in Montgomery County

Here are your five things to know today, Aug. 1, in Montgomery County: 1. Solar Canopy Installation: Dozens of trees are coming down outside the Public Safety Headquarters building in Gaithersburg to make room for a new microgrid project that is designed to ensure the resiliency of critical public services during power outages. The project design […]

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September 14, 2016 | Staff Writer

UPDATED: Police Locate Missing Rockville Woman (PHOTO)

UPDATED 9.14.16 Montgomery County police officers report that Christina Lee has been safely located. Update: Christina Lee has been located safe and unharmed. TY for sharing this missing person case. pic.twitter.com/wlVKwwna1O — Montgomery Co Police (@mcpnews) September 14, 2016 Montgomery County police officers are asking for the public’s help to locate a missing Rockville woman. […]

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September 12, 2016 | Jeff Holmstead

Quince Orchard Varsity Boys Soccer Falls 2-3 in Overtime against Northwest

For fans of the Quince Orchard varsity boys’ soccer team, Monday night’s game against Northwest demonstrated why soccer can be a cruel sport.  Although QO dominated possession throughout game and had many more shots and shots on goal than their rivals from Northwest, they fell 3-2 in overtime. None of the Northwest goals came in […]

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September 12, 2016 | Sonya Burke

Five Things to Know Today, Sept. 12, in Montgomery County

Here are five things to know today, Sept. 12, in Montgomery County: 1. No School: Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) students have the day off today. It’s a professional day for teachers. 2. Safe Track: Metro’s General Manager Paul Wiedefeld is scheduled to hold a news conference this afternoon to discuss Metro’s longest Safe Track […]

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November 12, 2015 | Maureen Chowdhury

Syed Shaukat on Board of Education Vote to Close School for Students on Eid Holiday (VIDEO)

The Montgomery County Board of Education recently voted to move a professional day from the 2016-2017 school calendar year to September 12, 2016. It’s an important victory for the Muslim community since Eid al-Adha could fall on the same day. In this MyMCMedia Extra video, Syed Shaukat, Islamic Society of North America Adviser, talks about the vote […]

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November 10, 2015 | Maureen Chowdhury

BOE Votes to Move Professional Day to Accommodate Muslim Holiday (VIDEO)

Montgomery County School Board members voted 6 to 2 in favor of  moving a Professional Day from the 2016-2017 school year to September 12, 2016, which may coincide with the Islamic holiday Eid al-Adha. This is a major victory for the county’s Muslim community, after years of petitioning for equality on this issue. In this MyMCMedia Extra […]

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September 12, 2015 | Sonya Burke

Public Hearing Set for Sept. 12 Regarding Selection of Early Voting Centers

The Montgomery County Board of Elections has scheduled a public hearing to receive testimony from the public about the list of Early Voting Centers for the upcoming presidential election. Each local Board of Elections in the State of Maryland is required to review its list of early voting sites every two years and make recommendations […]

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July 30, 2015 | Staff Writer

BOE to Hold Public Hearing on Early Voting Centers

The Montgomery County Board of Elections has scheduled a public hearing to receive testimony from the public about the list of Early Voting Centers for the upcoming presidential election. Each local Board of Elections in the State of Maryland is required to review its list of early voting sites every two years and make recommendations […]

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September 13, 2014 | Staff Writer

photo of QO vs Whitman

QO Wins Game At Home Against Whitman, 45-14 (VIDEO)

The Quince Orchard Cougars defeated the Walt Whitman Vikings, 45-14, at home on Sept. 12. Paul Flickinger captured all the highlights from the sideline, including the moment a squirrel took the field. Take a look:

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