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June 1, 2017 | Sonya Burke

Meet Gaithersburg’s New Mascot, Lilly the Lifeguard, at Water Safety Day

The city of Gaithersburg is introducing a new mascot: Lilly the Lifeguard. Lilly makes her debut on Friday at the 7th annual Water Safety Day, which takes place from 3:30 – 6:30 p.m. at the Water Park in Gaithersburg. The event is part of National Water Safety Month, and partners include Montgomery County’s Department of […]

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April 28, 2017 | Sonya Burke

Poolesville Scraps Plans for Synthetic Ice Rink Because of Costs

The Town of Poolesville is not moving forward with plans for a synthetic ice rink, according to Town Manager Wade Yost. You may remember that Montgomery County was hoping to partner with the town on a rink after a backyard rink, “Mel’s Rink,”  made national headlines when the county shut it down for public use […]

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September 9, 2016 | Maureen Chowdhury

Cashell Elementary School Welcomes Olympic Champion Helen Maroulis Home (VIDEO)

Olympic gold medalist Helen Maroulis recently visited Cashell Elementary School in Rockville to share her story with students. Maroulis is a former student of the school and received a warm welcome from students and teachers. MyMCMedia’s Maureen Chowdhury reports.

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July 6, 2016 | Staff Writer

Pickleball is a Popular Sport in Rockville (VIDEO)

Pickleball is a sport that is growing in popularity at recreation centers in the city of Rockville. Take a look: Visit our PEG partner Rock 11 Now to view more of its programming.

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November 17, 2015 | Sonya Burke

Tickets on Sale for Nov. 29 Chinese Dive Team Exhibition

Tickets are now on sale for the “East Meets West 2015 Dive Show,” which is scheduled to take place at 1 p.m. on Nov. 29th at the Germantown Indoor Swim Center in Boyds. Judy Stiles, a county spokesperson, said this event will feature 12 members from China’s Guangdong Provincial Diving Team who are considered among […]

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August 6, 2014 | Sonya Burke

photo of Lisa Reichmann and Julie Sapper, co-founders Run Farther and Faster

Safety Tips for Runners (Video)

Here are some important safety tips for runners from two local coaches: Find our more about the Run Farther and Faster training groups and programs here.   Related:

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May 9, 2014 | Sonya Burke

Running in Montgomery County (Photos & Video)

Anywhere you go these days in Montgomery County you are sure to pass a runner. MyMCMedia’s Sonya Burke recently interviewed two local coaches who are sharing their passion for this popular sport by helping train area runners of all abilities and experience. You can find out more about the Run Farther and Faster training programs […]

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May 9, 2014 | Sonya Burke

photo of Lisa Reichmann and Julie Sapper, co-founders Run Farther and Faster

Where to Run in Montgomery County (Video)

In this video extra, MyMCMedia’s Sonya Burke asks running coaches Julie Sapper and Lisa Reichmann to share some of their picks for best places to run in Montgomery County. You can find out more about Run Farther and Faster training programs online.   Related:

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May 9, 2014 | Sonya Burke

photo of Julie Sapper, Co-founder Run Farther and Faster

The Evolution of the Running Boom (Video)

In this MyMCMedia extra, running coach Julie Sapper, co-founder of Run Farther and Faster, talks about the evolution and popularity of running. Find out more about Run Farther and Faster training programs online.   Related:

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May 7, 2014 | Sonya Burke

photo of Lisa Reichmann and Julie Sapper, co-founders Run Farther and Faster

Inspiring Generations of Runners (VIDEO)

In this MyMCMedia extra, running coaches Lisa Reichmann and Julie Sapper talk about the runners they have inspired and those that have inspired them. Take a look: Find out more about Run Farther and Faster training groups here. Related:

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