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  1. Official hopeful that new budget will ease Bethesda parking district woesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Gazette.net

    The new Capital Crescent Garage opened in February in downtown Bethesda, with about 960 public parking spaces and 290 private spaces for tenants of the Darcy condominiums and Flats at Bethesda Avenue apartments. Neither the residential nor first-floor commercial space in the multi-use project has opened.

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  2. North Bethesda Rotary Club hands out dictionariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Gazette.net

    You can look it up Nick Martinez of the North Bethesda Rotary Club hands some new dictionaries to Kate Elgin, a third-grade teacher at Wyngate Elementary School in Bethesda, on March 13. The Maryland Rotary District gives third-graders in all local elementary schools their own dictionary. The North Bethesda Rotary Club, as it has in the past, last month gave local third-graders something they might not have known they need: their own dictionary.

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  3. Work begins on Old Georgetown Road in BethesdaRead the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | Gazette.net

    Drivers on Old Georgetown Road in Bethesda should prepare for some potentially significant delays for the next year or so, as a $3.34 million road-widening project gets underway at the intersection with West Cedar Lane. It's part of the road improvements related to the Pentagon's Base Realignment and Closure plan, according to Phil Alperson, the county's military installations and BRAC coordinator.

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  4. Widening, realignment project near NIH to run about 17 monthsRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | Gazette.net

    Drivers on Old Georgetown Road in Bethesda should prepare for some potentially significant delays for the next year or so, as a $3.34 million road-widening project gets underway at the intersection with West Cedar Lane. It's part of the road improvements related to the Pentagon's Base Realignment and Closure plan, according to Phil Alperson, the county's military installations and BRAC coordinator.

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  5. Blake is on the right trackRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Gazette.net

    The defending girls state champions in the 1,600-meter relay, Blake High School looks to be back in a big way. The group that dominated the event throughout the season only lost one member of the relay team.

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  6. Blake is on the right trackRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Gazette.net

    The defending girls state champions in the 1,600-meter relay, Blake High School looks to be back in a big way. The group that dominated the event throughout the season only lost one member of the relay team.

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  7. Bethesda leads the distance packRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Gazette.net

    Walter Johnson High School's Kiernan Keller and Whitman's Clare Severe are expected to be two of the best distance runners in the state this spring. If it's distance running one enjoys, Bethesda is the place to be in 2015, as a number of local standouts are set to clash for one last season.

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  8. Critics say Rockvillea s major artery could divide, not improve, cityRead the original story

    Monday Mar 16 | Gazette.net

    Rockville Pike would become so wide under a plan to overhaul the busy commercial strip that it will become an unwieldy, divisive behemoth through the heart of the city rather than making Rockville more pedestrian- and biker-friendly, some business leaders and residents fear. Widening the Pike to a proposed 252 feet would make it difficult for people to cross it and discourage the kind of walkable community the plan is intended to create, residents said Monday night at a public hearing before the mayor and council on the plan.

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  9. Montgomery school community shares thoughts on next superintendentRead the original story

    Monday Mar 9 | Gazette.net

    Montgomery County Public Schools community members contributed on Wednesday to a wish list of sorts for the school district's next permanent superintendent. About 30 people at a community forum at Walter Johnson High School in Bethesda painted a picture of a leader who works to close the school system's student achievement gap, considers the effects of state tests, and focuses on social-emotional learning.

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  10. Montgomery school community shares thoughts on next superintendentRead the original story

    Friday Mar 6 | Gazette.net

    Montgomery County Public Schools community members contributed on Wednesday to a wish list of sorts for the school district's next permanent superintendent. About 30 people at a community forum at Walter Johnson High School in Bethesda painted a picture of a leader who works to close the school system's student achievement gap, considers the effects of state tests, and focuses on social-emotional learning.

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  11. EagleBank names two executivesRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 5 | Gazette.net

    EagleBank of Bethesda named John Vogt senior vice president, enterprise banking, and Joanne Parker assistant vice president and commercial deposit officer. Previously, Vogt was director of wealth and investment management at Barclays, and co-founder, executive vice president and chief commercial banking officer for Chain Bridge Bank.

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  12. Rockville holds off on facilities voteRead the original story

    Feb 11, 2015 | Gazette.net

    Rockville has decided to wait to vote on whether to change the standards of how the city balances development with school enrollment. The city also will participate in a March forum held by a Montgomery County councilman on the county's standards for schools and other public services.

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  13. Top 10: Magruder keeps on winning -- February 11, 2015Read the original story

    Feb 11, 2015 | Gazette.net

    Each week, The Gazette staff ranks the top 10 boys basketball teams in the county. You can find this week's rankings here .

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  14. Shops, condos and townhomes possible for suburban Bethesda shopping centerRead the original story

    Feb 6, 2015 | Gazette.net

    A redeveloped shopping center in the Westbard neighborhood of Bethesda could add 500 to 700 new homes and more shops while retaining some existing retailers, the developer said Wednesday. Equity One owns 22 acres across seven properties around Westbard Avenue where the Giant Food supermarket is, including Westwood Center, Westwood Center II, the Bowlmor bowling alley, ManorCare, the Westwood Tower apartments and two Citgo gas stations.

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  15. Shops, condos and townhomes possible for suburban Bethesda shopping centerRead the original story

    Feb 5, 2015 | Gazette.net

    A redeveloped shopping center in the Westbard neighborhood of Bethesda could add 500 to 700 new homes and more shops while retaining some existing retailers, the developer said Wednesday. Equity One owns 22 acres across seven properties around Westbard Avenue where the Giant Food supermarket is, including Westwood Center, Westwood Center II, the Bowlmor bowling alley, ManorCare, the Westwood Tower apartments and two Citgo gas stations.

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  16. Students get crash course in drinking dangers in BethesdaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | Gazette.net

    William Zabet, a junior at Bethesda-Chevy Chase High School, tries his hand at a sobriety test administered by Tammy Wan of the Washington Regional Alcohol Program while wearing Fatal Vision Goggles that mimic alcohol impairment during Wednesday's drug awareness program at the school. Julian Seaton, a junior at Bethesda-Chevy Chase High School, tries to walk a straight line while wearing Fatal Vision Goggles that mimic alcohol impairment during Wednesday's drug awareness program at the school.

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  17. Students get crash course in drinking dangers in BethesdaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Gazette.net

    William Zabet, a junior at Bethesda-Chevy Chase High School, tries his hand at a sobriety test administered by Tammy Wan of the Washington Regional Alcohol Program while wearing Fatal Vision Goggles that mimic alcohol impairment during Wednesday's drug awareness program at the school. Julian Seaton, a junior at Bethesda-Chevy Chase High School, tries to walk a straight line while wearing Fatal Vision Goggles that mimic alcohol impairment during Wednesday's drug awareness program at the school.

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  18. EagleBank names executive VP, posts profitsRead the original story

    Jan 28, 2015 | Gazette.net

    Previously, he was a relationship executive for JPMorgan Chase and executive vice president and commercial lending manager at Virginia Commerce Bank, and also worked for SunTrust Bank, GE Capital and Bank of America. Rheaume holds a bachelor's degree from the University of North Dakota and a master of business administration from the University of Dallas.

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  19. Montgomery County History Conference is this weekendRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2015 | Gazette.net

    The Montgomery County Historical Society will hold its ninth annual Montgomery County History Conference from 8:45 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturday at Johns Hopkins University, 9601 Medical Center Drive, Rockville. The morning general session will address emancipation in Maryland, with a look at the 1864 vote that freed Maryland's slaves and how it was received in Montgomery County.

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  20. Talk about Walter Johnson High Schoola s Beach Week is MondayRead the original story

    Jan 21, 2015 | Gazette.net

    Students from Walter Johnson, Bethesda-Chevy Chase, Whitman, Churchill and Wootton high schools and their parents are invited to hear about the good, the bad and the ugly of the annual end-of-school ritual, according to a news release. Police officers from Dewey Beach and Bethany Beach will discuss Delaware laws, the do's and don'ts of Beach Week, and Beach Week alternatives.

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