voter registration

October 23, 2017 | Douglas Tallman

Five Things to Know for Oct. 23 in Montgomery County

Here are five things to know today, Oct. 23, in Montgomery County, Maryland: 1. Be Your Own Boss: Learn about the programs and services available to entrepreneurs at a session from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the East County Regional Services Center, 3300 Briggs Chaney Road, Silver Spring. Learn about small businesses in Montgomery County, […]

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October 17, 2017 | Mitti Hicks

Five Things to Know for Oct. 17 in Montgomery County

Here are five things to know today, Oct. 17, in Montgomery County, Maryland: 1. Voting Residency Deadline-Takoma Park residency must be met today (21 days prior to the election) in order to vote in the upcoming election. We’ve launched a handy page full of City Election 2017 information. Check it out: #TkPkVotes — City of […]

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October 3, 2017 | Staff Writer

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Montgomery County Has the Most Democrats, Republicans or Independents?

Here’s a bar bet that could win someone a beer: Of all the counties in Maryland, Montgomery County has the most: A) Democrats, B) Republicans, or C) Independents? It’s not Democrats. Even though Montgomery has the largest population of any jurisdiction in the state, Prince George’s has more Democrats. In Montgomery, Dems number 377,164; and […]

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September 25, 2017 | Staff Writer

Sept. 26 Voter Registration Drives on National Voter Registration Day

National Voter Registration Day is Tuesday, Sept. 26. and the Montgomery County Board of Elections (BOE) is encouraging residents to register to vote and to verify their voter registration information is current. BOE staff will be available at nine libraries across the county to assist in registering individuals to vote, to verify current voter registration, […]

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October 11, 2016 | Sonya Burke

Five Things to Know Today, Oct. 11, in Montgomery County

Here are five things to know today, Oct. 11, in Montgomery County: 1. Montgomery County’s Board of Education has voted to seek a waiver from the state of Maryland to start the 2017-2018 school year before Labor Day. 2. Now is the time to get your flu shot. Maryland health officials have confirmed the first […]

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September 21, 2016 | Staff Writer

Register to Vote By Oct. 18

Montgomery County citizens who want to vote in the 2016 Presidential General Election need to complete and submit their voter registration application no later than 9 p.m. on Tuesday, October 18. Registering to vote requires that you are a U.S. citizen, live in Montgomery County, Maryland, and be at least 18 years of age on […]

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April 3, 2016 | Staff Writer

Voter Registration Deadline is April 5

The deadline to register to vote in the April 26 primary election is April 5. All residents of Montgomery County may register to vote, if they meet the following requirements: County resident United States citizen At least 16 years of age (you may register to vote at 16 but cannot vote until at least 18 […]

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March 13, 2016 | Staff Writer

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Early Voting Begins on April 14 in Montgomery County (VIDEO)

In just one month, Montgomery County voters can vote early.  Find out more in this report, below: For more information, visit or call 240.777.8532.  

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February 17, 2016 | Maureen Chowdhury

Wallethub Ranks Maryland 8th for Political Engagement Among Black Americans

A study conducted by WalletHub finds that Maryland ranks eighth for political engagement among black Americans. Since February is Black History Month, and with election season in full swing, WalletHub analysts used six metrics to determine where in the United States black Americans are most active in the political process. The six metrics include, voter […]

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October 19, 2015 | Maureen Chowdhury

Last Day to Register to Vote for City of Gaithersburg Residents

Today is the last day for Gaithersburg residents to register to vote for the city election, which will be held on November 3rd.  Gaithersburg residents who are registered to vote in Montgomery County are automatically registered to vote in city elections. If you are not registered, you still have time today and do so by […]

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