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June 14, 2019 | Michelle Queen

Five Things to Know About Flag Day

Flag Day is celebrated in the U.S. on June 14. Here are some things to know about Flag Day. 1. What is the significance of June 14? June 14, 1777 is the day the Second Continental Congress passed the resolution to establish the American flag. 2. When was Flag Day officially established? President Woodrow Wilson […]

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May 14, 2019 | Michelle Queen

Flags to Fly at Half-Staff for Peace Officers Memorial Day

President Donald Trump has ordered the United State Flag to be flown at half-staff on May 15 for Peace Officers Memorial Day. Also, Maryland Governor Larry Hogan has ordered the Maryland State Flag to be flown at half-staff. Every year, by a 1962 resolution, the president has the authorization to request May 15 as “Peace […]

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April 21, 2017 | Sonya Burke

Van Hollen Says There’s More to Do on I-270 Corridor (VIDEO)

Senator Chris Van Hollen said this week’s announcement about the state’s $100 million project to relieve congestion on I-270 is an important step forward. Still, he said, there’s more work to do. “We need to do a lot more to really address the situation on the I-270 corridor,” said Van Hollen.  “The I-270 corridor is […]

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April 21, 2017 | Sonya Burke

Leggett and Van Hollen Discuss Local and Federal Issues (VIDEO)

Montgomery County Executive Ike Leggett and Senator Chris Van Hollen met this week to talk about a variety of issues including, the federal budget and transportation issues. “We were meeting about a whole range of issues important to Montgomery County and Maryland,” Van Hollen said.  “I wanted to get an update from him on what […]

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February 1, 2017 | Staff Writer

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Consumer Alert About Online Scams (VIDEO)

The latest Consumer Alert from the Office of Consumer Protection is about online scams. Watch the alert, below:

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December 7, 2016 | Sonya Burke

Senator Mikulski’s “Summing Up Speech” (VIDEO)

Senator Barbara Mikulski, the longest serving woman in Congressional history, delivered her “summing up speech” today. It was a trip down memory lane for Mikulski, who recalled her roots in Baltimore and the neighborhood cause that changed the direction of her life. “I have served in elected public office for 45 years; more than half […]

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November 2, 2016 | Staff Writer

Girls Field Hockey: Springbrook Blue Devils Advance After Win Over Clarksburg Coyotes (PHOTOS)

The Springbrook Blue Devils are advancing to the Maryland 4A girls field hockey playoffs after a Wednesday night win, 1-0, against the Clarksburg Coyotes. The Blue Devils will play the Churchill Bulldogs on Nov. 9th at Paint Branch High School in the 4A state semifinal playoff match. Springbrook advances in 4A MPSSAA FH region. Defeats […]

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November 2, 2016 | Staff Writer

Girls Field Hockey: Churchill Advances After Overtime Win Over B-CC (PHOTOS)

The Churchill Bulldogs are advancing in Maryland 4A girls field hockey playoffs after a Wednesday night win, 2-1, against the Bethesda-Chevy Chase Barons. Churchill advances with a goal to win it in OT. @mymcmedia pic.twitter.com/UieW6MsblK — Phil Fabrizio (@Photoloaf) November 2, 2016 Here is the winning goal for Churchill FH. They advance in 4A MPSSAA […]

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November 1, 2016 | Staff Writer

Girls Soccer: Wootton Advances After Win Over QO (PHOTOS)

The Wootton Patriots are advancing in Maryland 4A girls soccer action after a Tuesday night playoffs win, 2-1, against the Quince Orchard Cougars. Wootton advances in 4A MPSSAA Girls Soccer with a 2-1 win over Quince Orchard @mymcmedia @allmetsports @gdpoze pic.twitter.com/hh9dYTtt6L — Phil Fabrizio (@Photoloaf) November 2, 2016 Wootton score on a penalty kick on […]

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September 15, 2016 | Staff Writer

Governor Hogan Reaffirms State’s Commitment to Fighting Cancer (VIDEO)

Maryland Governor Larry Hogan is reaffirming the state’s commitment to fighting cancer by highlighting the recently updated Maryland Comprehensive Cancer Control Plan and by signing an Executive Order that renews the Council on Cancer Control. The governor made today’s announcement outside of the State House, where he is hosting a blood drive and bone marrow […]

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