March 24, 2020 | Alexandra Macia

Whetstone Elementary Employee Tests Positive for Coronavirus

An employee at Whetstone Elementary School in Montgomery Village has tested positive for coronavirus, the Montgomery County Department of Health and Human Services confirmed. The case is the first positive test of an Montgomery County Public Schools employee, according to County Health Officer Dr. Travis Gayles. “While every case is concerning, it is not surprising […]

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March 6, 2019 | Deirdre Byrne

With the Crunch of An Apple, Montgomery County Celebrates School Breakfast

At 9:15 a.m. on Wednesday, thousands of Marylanders participated in the “Hear the Maryland Crunch” program. Students, teachers, politicians, county officials and more crunched on an apple to highlight the importance of the School Breakfast Program. The event is held during National School Breakfast Week as a reminder of the importance of children beginning their day […]

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July 26, 2015 | Staff Writer

All Star Weekend (PHOTOS)

The Montgomery County Swim League hosted All Stars this weekend, relays on Saturday and individuals on Sunday, at the Rockville Swim and Fitness Center. Here’s a look at some of the swimmers and coaches in the water and poolside: PHOTOS | Phil Fabrizio Calm before the start. All Stars in Rockville. @mymcmedia @reachforthewall pic.twitter.com/IVCNYL9vSP — […]

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December 3, 2012 | Staff Writer

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Gaithersburg Homicide

Montgomery County detectives are investigating a homicide that occurred at an apartment complex shortly after midnight at 20 Whetstone Drive in the city limits of Gaithersburg. According to Captain Paul Starks,  multiple suspects entered the apartment in what appears to be a home invasion.  An adult male was found shot, Starks said. The investigation continues.  

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