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  1. Nonprofit wins Germantown bank bidRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Gazette.net

    The historic 1922 bank building at the Germantown MARC station will soon become the property of the Germantown Historical Society, pending County Council approval. “The sooner the better, because we can't apply for grants to fix things [until it's approved],” said society President Susan Soderberg of Germantown.

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  2. Weichert, Realtors' Germantown/Upper Montgomery Office And Top...Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Kim Farina, regional vice president of Weichert, Realtors, announced that the Germantown/Upper Montgomery County office was recognized for outstanding performance in November. The office led the region, which services Montgomery and Prince George counties, and the surrounding areas in the District of Columbia, for resale listings.

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  3. First Patients Enrolled In Epigenomics AG??? Epi proColon ADMIT StudyRead the original story

    Tuesday | BioSpace

    Berlin and Germantown, MD , December 17, 2014 - Epigenomics AG , the German-American cancer molecular diagnostics company, today announced that first patients have been enrolled into its ADMIT trial for its noninvasive blood-based test for colorectal cancer screening, Epi proColonA . The trial, which was requested by the US Food and Drug Administration in the context of Epigenomics' pre-market approval application for Epi proColonA , will be conducted in 420 patients that have been historically non-compliant to CRC screening according to current screening guidelines.

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  4. FDAnews Announces: Raw Materials Risk Management in GMP Facilities Webinar, Jan. 8, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    ... Kumar Ph.D. leads the RA/QA departments at Amarex, a full service pharmaceutical product development company in Germantown, Md. ( http://www.amarexcro.com ). His key expertise is in regulatory affairs, clinical trials and multi-national project ...

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  5. Montgomery County to probe handling of abuse allegationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Washington Post

    Montgomery officials have scheduled a public session to examine the county school system's child abuse policies and procedures amid heightened concerns about how the district addresses alleged incidents of sexual abuse on school grounds. The action follows an uproar about two arrests for inappropriate touching of students that went undisclosed for weeks at Damascus and Germantown middle schools.

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  6. School system wants more, Montgomery County has lessRead the original story

    Tuesday | Gazette.net

    ... the kinds of things where we're going to have to find the money to reconcile,” said Rice (D-Dist. 2) of Germantown. The council Education Committee, which Rice chairs, will dig into Starr's proposed budget to identify funding priorities, ...

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  7. Gaithersburg plane-crash victim fund flooded with donationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Gazette.net

    ... WTOP.com. • Donations are being collected at the Kid's Town Learning Center at 18815 Waring Station Road, Germantown. Assistant Director Alexis Lamb said gift card donations were now preferred because the amount of clothing, shoes and ...

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  8. Police to Escort Santa to The Children's Inn at NIHRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Patch.com

    ... to arrive on the NIH campus at 5:30 p.m. Montgomery County Police motor officers and Santa will meet at the Germantown station at 10 a.m. The locations the Santa Ride will visit this year are listed below. If you are unable to be at any of the ...

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  9. From Railway Exhibit to Winter Ice Show: Holiday Events at County ParksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Patch.com

    ... running for its 10th year, featuring trains, trolleys and detailed miniature models of iconic landmarks such as Germantown's famous Cider Barrel, the Dentzel Carousel at Glen Echo Park and the historic Red Door Store in Sandy Spring. The exhibit is ...

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  10. 6 Restaurants Open Near Germantown on Christmas DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Patch.com

    Celebrating the holiday season can mean entertaining relatives in town for the holiday or maybe a small, cozy family dinner. But for those who want an option that requires minimal clean-up, several restaurants open in Montgomery County throughout the day for your breakfast, lunch, brunch and dinner needs.

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  11. Secretaries of Labor and Commerce come to GermantownRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Gazette.net

    U.S. Secretary of Labor Thomas E. Perez and U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker speak with student Kolawole Oyekanmi about what he was studying for his final exam during a tour of the cybersecurity lab at Montgomery College's Germantown campus. U.S. Secretary of Labor Thomas E. Perez and U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker visited the Germantown campus of Montgomery College on Wednesday to tour the cybersecurity lab and discuss the development of 21st century skills at the college.

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  12. Popularity Of Outpatient Surgery Centers Leads To Questions About SafetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Surgical Products

    ... her ovaries removed outside a hospital. Before the Sept. 30 procedure, Salo drove 20 miles from her home in Germantown, Md., to the Massachusetts Avenue Surgery Center in Bethesda for a tour. Her fears were allayed, she said, by the facility's ...

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  13. How safe are surgery centers?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | The Washington Post

    ... her ovaries removed outside a hospital. Before the Sept. 30 procedure, Salo drove 20 miles from her home in Germantown, Md. to the Massachusetts Avenue Surgery Center in Bethesda for a tour. Her fears were allayed, she said, by the facility's ...

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  14. Donations swell for family of Gaithersburg plane-crash victimsRead the original story

    Friday Dec 12 | Gazette.net

    ... WTOP.com. • Donations are being collected at the Kid's Town Learning Center at 18815 Waring Station Road, Germantown. Assistant Director Alexis Lamb said gift card donations were now preferred because the amount of clothing, shoes and ...

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  15. Vigil Planned for Mom, Sons Killed in Plane CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | NBC Washington

    ... ,000. Donations of gift cards, toiletries, cards and other items can be sent to the Kid's Town Learning Center in Germantown, Md.

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  16. Secretary Pritzker Visits Montgomery College to Discuss Importance of Training America's WorkforceRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 11 | Department of Commerce

    Yesterday, U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker and U.S. Secretary of Labor Tom Perez visited Montgomery College in Germantown, Maryland, which recently received a federal grant to lead a consortium of 14 Maryland community colleges, in partnership with 37 employers, to build career pathways for cybersecurity and information technology jobs. The $15 million dollar Trade Adjustment Assistance Community College and Career Training grant is one of 70 awards - totaling $450 million - that the Department of Labor announced in September.

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  17. Roads being built for Black Hills and Symmetry projects west of I-270 in north GermantownRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 11 | Gazette.net

    A recently completed 2,600-foot extension to the north of Century Boulevard in Germantown by the county Department of Transportation will open the way for two major building projects north of Father Hurley Boulevard. Planned is the development of the 107-acre, mixed-use Black Hills tract by Lerner Enterprises and a 24-acre tract being developed by Symmetry Developers.

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  18. Epigenomics AG To Present At Oppenheimer 25th Annual Healthcare ConferenceRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 9 | BioSpace

    Berlin and Germantown, MD , December 10, 2014 - Epigenomics AG , the German-American cancer molecular diagnostics company, today announced that CEO/CFO Dr. Thomas Taapken will be presenting at the Oppenheimer 25th Annual Healthcare Conference on Wednesday, December 10, 2014, at 9.45 a.m. EST in room ACT IV of The Crowne Plaza Hotel in New York City, USA. The Oppenheimer 25th Annual Healthcare Conference will take place on December 10-11, 2014 and is one of the most important international investor conferences introducing a broad spectrum of public and private healthcare companies spanning all major sectors of the healthcare industry.

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  19. Fix the channelsRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Gazette.net

    ... touching a 12-year-old student. Later that month, a substitute teacher at Roberto Clemente Middle School in Germantown was arrested for a separate but similar offense and now faces charges connected to four students. Baker Principal Louise ...

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  20. Germantown high school taking steps to reduce risks for student walkersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Gazette.net

    When school officials rebuild the Seneca Valley High School in Germantown two years from now, they may have a chance to incorporate even more measures to protect student pedestrians. In the meantime, officials have already taken measures to make it safer for students to walk to and from the school.

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