White Oak

April 10, 2019 | Sam Merrill

FDA to Host Workshop on Youth Tobacco Use in White Oak

The Food and Drug Administration is holding a public scientific workshop at their White Oak campus next month to address the growing epidemic of teen nicotine addiction. The workshop, titled “Youth Tobacco Cessation: Science and Treatment Strategies,” will discuss the challenges, science, and treatment strategies involved with teen tobacco use and addiction, particularly with the […]

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April 9, 2019 | Michelle Queen

MCPS Introduces New English and Math Coursework

Parents Invited to Learn About New Coursework for Middle School Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) is in the process of implementing new coursework for English and Math at the elementary and middle school level. The roll out starts in September of 2019 and will take place over a three-year period. The school system reviews its […]

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March 22, 2019 | Michelle Queen

County Report This Week

Lorna Virgili hosts the latest episode of County Report This Week with news and information for Montgomery County. This episode includes video on: County Executive Marc Elrich unveils his Fiscal Year 2020 Recommended Operating Budget; County Council reacts to the County Executive’s Proposed Budget; Executive Elrich takes to the airwaves on the County’s Spanish language […]

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March 15, 2019 | Michelle Queen

County Report This Week

Anqoinette Crosby hosts the latest episode of County Report This Week with news and information for Montgomery County. This episode includes video on: County officials unveiled a new early childcare and education initiative; County officials warn residents about carbon monoxide poisoning and explain how an upcoming law could save lives; Gaithersburg Mayor Jud Ashman talks about […]

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March 8, 2019 | Michelle Queen

County Report This Week

Lorna Virgili hosts the latest episode of County Report This Week with news and information for Montgomery County. This episode includes video on: A bill to eliminate gender pay discrepancies in county government was introduced by Councilmember Evan Glass; The Department of Health and Human Services offers a Free Tax Preparation Service for county residents; The […]

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March 1, 2019 | Michelle Queen

County Report This Week

Anqoinette Crosby hosts the latest episode of County Report This Week with news and information for Montgomery County. This episode includes video on: The council town hall in Silver Spring about Metro improvements; State lawmakers consider the Wallen bill about fetal homicide; The County’s annual Civil Rights Tour is coming up; Montgomery College hosted an Early Childhood […]

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February 22, 2019 | Michelle Queen

County Report This Week

Lorna Virgili hosts the latest episode of County Report This Week with news and information for Montgomery County. This episode includes video on: County Executive Marc Elrich is the guest on the monthly show “One on One”; Councilmember Tom Hucker proposes legislation to make the standards for lead in school drinking water sticker than the state requires; […]

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February 15, 2019 | Michelle Queen

County Report This Week

Anqoinette Crosby hosts the latest episode of County Report This Week with news and information for Montgomery County. This episode includes video on The County launches outreach activities for Census Day 2020; Marriott trains employees to spot signs of human trafficking in its hotels; County grants will help secure selected houses of worship; Local companies are awarded […]

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February 8, 2019 | Michelle Queen

County Report This Week

Lorna Virgili hosts the latest episode of County Report This Week with news and information for Montgomery County. This episode includes video on: A conversation with retiring Police Chief Tom Manger about his decision to retire; The county’s new Chief Administrative Officer, Andrew Kleine, talks with us on the county’s Spanish language radio show; Council President Nancy Navarro […]

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February 1, 2019 | Staff Writer

Two Arrested in Connection with White Oak Deaths

A drug deal gone bad led to the shootings of two men in White Oak and Montgomery County police have charged two Silver Spring men in connection with the deaths, a police statement says. Dontaye Jamahl Hunt and Noah Foster Barnett, both 18, are being held without bail at the Montgomery County Detention Center, online […]

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