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Montgomery council grapples with low voter turnout
Only 16 percent of Montgomery County's registered voters turned out to vote in the June 24 primary election and a council-appointed task force has been studying ways to both boost participation and uphold voting rights.
13 hrs ago
a Holy Cross Germantown Hospital adding close to 600 employees, moving closer to opening
A rendering of an aerial view of the new Holy Cross Germantown Hospital campus being constructed near Montgomery College.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Liberia for 10th World Amputee Cup
Emotions that gripped thousands at the just ended FIFA Brazil World Cup were felt by the world.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Suit Prompts Resignation of Md. Youth Soccer President
The president and secretary of the Maryland State Youth Soccer Association have resigned as part of a temporary resolution to a lawsuit filed by the association's board accusing them of trying to usurp the organization.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
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Affordable Germantown senior housing development in final approvals stage
Phase two of the Churchill Senior Living development on Father Hurley Boulevard in Germantown could break ground soon, if all final agreements are met between the developer, Oakwood Properties, and the Montgomery County Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Dogs can be man's best running friends, but listen to your pooch
Running with your dog can be good - for both of you - but not all dogs are made for long runs.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Gaithersburg elementary school gains new principal
When school starts back up at the end of August, many Brown Station Elementary families will notice a new leader at the helm of the Gaithersburg school.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Man, 24, indicted in kidnapping, assault of Md. judge
A 24-year-old man has been indicted on charges that he kidnapped and assaulted a Montgomery County judge who was also his girlfriend earlier this year.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Students learn about beekeeping, potential threats
Chris Grant of Silver Spring uses a hot knife to cut off strips of honey during a beekeeping class at Montgomery College's Germantown campus.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Montgomery County officials grapple with student achievement gap
Montgomery County's longstanding student achievement gap will bring together county and school officials as they try to hammer out ways to shrink those differences between high schools that have low or high levels of student poverty.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
County looking for buyers for 1922 bank building in Germantown historic district
The Germantown Historical Society has leased the historic Germantown bank at the MARC station from the county since 2003.
Suspect Charged in Easton Home Invasion
Easton police said that on Monday, the Montgomery County Department of Corrections served an arrest warrant on Amie J. King , 28, of Germantown.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Farquhar Middle gets new principal, with new building on the way
The Montgomery County Board of Education has appointed Joel L. Beidleman as the new principal of William H. Farquhar Middle School in Olney, effective July 1. Beidleman, 39, most recently served as principal intern at Roberto Clemente Middle School in Germantown.
When canine meets 5K: Running with your dog
One of the most important things a running partner can provide is conversation. Many runners are looking for a kind of coach, to push them to go faster or longer; others want a confidant or a gossip or someone to swap the latest tips from Runner's World with.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
New Hospital To Open In The Region
A new hospital is scheduled to open in the region. Holy Cross Germantown is set to open its doors on October 1st.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Storm Leaves Damage, Thousands Without Power
As of 8 p.m. Thursday, Pepco is reporting about 9,000 are without power in D.C., about 28,000 are without power in Montgomery County and roughly 3,000 customers are in the dark in Prince George's County.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Three clubs claim two Region I championships
Beadling, VSA Heat Blue and Baltimore Celtic all claimed two titles at the U.S. Youth Soccer Region I Championships held at the University of Rhode Island.
Two years In prison for visa fraud
An international employee recruiter was sentenced today to two years in prison for visa fraud to bring to United States more than 100 foreigners with H-2B visas to work in his company but then they not totally worked at all for him or were transferred to other employers.