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  1. County, Rockville, Gaithersburg set Water Safety DayRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Gazette.net

    As summer approaches, Rockville will collaborate with Gaithersburg and Montgomery County to hold an event focused on safety in and on the water. The safety tips and tests will be offered from 3:30 to 6:30 p.m. Friday at the Gaithersburg Water Park at Bohrer Park, 512 S. Frederick Ave. At this time of year, it's important to remind the community that safety comes first when swimming, boating or enjoying other water activities, said Adam Goldstein, superintendent of the Rockville Swim and Fitness Center.

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  2. Program includes community leaders studying and discussing local issuesRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Gazette.net

    The 2015 Emerging Leaders class at Leadership Montgomery is graduating this week. A commencement is planned for Friday at the Montgomery County Conference Center in North Bethesda.

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  3. Leadership Montgomery class to graduate FridayRead the original story

    Wednesday | Gazette.net

    The 2015 Emerging Leaders class at Leadership Montgomery is graduating this week. A commencement is planned for Friday at the Montgomery County Conference Center in North Bethesda.

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  4. Montgomery County: Loan program generated 380 jobsRead the original story

    Wednesday | Gazette.net

    A Montgomery County business development program that launched in 2012 with a $50 million county investment yielded $103 million in new small-business loans and 380 new jobs in 2014, the county reported last week. Small Business Plus! is a collaboration between the county and community banks with headquarters in the county.

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  5. Accused Rockville-area killer due in court MondayRead the original story

    Wednesday | Gazette.net

    A Rockville-area man still being held Tuesday as a fugitive from justice in Alaska is expected back in Maryland this week to face murder charges in the Mother's Day stabbing deaths of his next-door neighbors on Ridge Drive. Scott Tomaszewski is due back in Montgomery County this week and will be arraigned Monday in Montgomery County District Court in Rockville, Ramon V. Korionoff, a spokesman for the county state's attorney's office, wrote in an email Tuesday.

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  6. Bethesda student wins art contestRead the original story

    Tuesday | Gazette.net

    Peter Stubin, a senior at Walter Johnson High School in Bethesda, is the top winner of this year's 34th annual Congressional Art Competition in the 8th Congressional District. Stubin's ink-and-pastel piece, “Flossing,” will hang in the U.S. Capitol for a year, starting in June.

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  7. Rockville fourth-graders rule a " at least for a dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Gazette.net

    Fourth-graders Tyler Sauvajot and MaryElena Morales, both 10, try out the desk of Rockville Mayor Bridget Newton on Thursday before heading out to lunch with Newton . Tyler and MaryElena, who won the city's “If I Were Mayor” essay contest, were Mayors for a Day on Thursday, when they also visited the Gude Drive maintenance facility and Croydon Creek Nature Center, and took a ride-along with police.

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  8. Rockville celebrates with music, food, parade - and even a beachRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Gazette.net

    Memorial Day weekend marks the traditional start of summer, and this weekend people in Rockville can even visit the beach without hassling with the Chesapeake Bay Bridge or even leaving downtown. The festival will include more than 30 music groups of various genres, including blues, rock, reggae, folk, Americana, Irish, pop and country on four stages around the Town Center from 2 to 10 p.m. each day.

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  9. Accused Rockville-area killer still in AlaskaRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | Gazette.net

    A Rockville-area man still held as a fugitive from justice in Alaska on Thursday is expected back in Maryland by the end of May to face murder charges in the Mother's Day stabbing deaths of his next-door neighbors on Ridge Drive. Montgomery County police officers will bring Scott Tomaszeweski, 31, back from Juneau, where he is in custody after being arrested on a cruise ship, said James T. Scott, district attorney for the Juneau judicial district covering southeast Alaska.

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  10. Shady Grove Farmers Market open at Hopkins campusRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | Gazette.net

    The Shady Grove Farmers Market has opened on the Johns Hopkins University campus at 9601 Broschart Road, at the corner of Key West Avenue, Rockville.

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  11. ICC tolls to dropRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | Gazette.net

    Gov. Larry Hogan announced Thursday that the state will reduce tolls at roads and bridges across Maryland starting July 1, including on the Intercounty Connector. Tolls on the ICC for double-axle vehicles will fall 3 cents per mile, according to a news release from the governor's office.

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  12. Dash through Seneca Creek for DuchenneRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | Gazette.net

    On Saturday Team Saij will host its first ever Dash for Duchenne 5K run/walk and family fun day at Seneca Creek State Park in Gaithersburg. The event will start at 8 a.m. and all proceeds will go to fund research for those with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy , which according to the Muscular Dystrophy Association website, is a “genetic disorder characterized by progressive muscle degeneration and weakness.” Team Saij was founded by Vicky Singh in 2011 for her 12-year-old son Saij who suffers from DMD.

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  13. North Bethesda development OKa dRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | Gazette.net

    The Montgomery County Planning Board has signed off on a mixed-use project in North Bethesda slated to have almost 500 apartments and 31,000 square feet of retail space. The 521,000-square-foot Gables Pike District is planned on 5.1 acres on Old Georgetown Road and Executive Boulevard.

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  14. Bethesda-Chevy Chase sophomore elected next student member of school boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Gazette.net

    In a nail-biter election, Bethesda-Chevy Chase High School's Eric Guerci secured enough votes to become the next student at Montgomery County's school board table. Guerci, a sophomore at Bethesda-Chevy Chase High School, was elected by his fellow students to become the 38th student member of the board, or SMOB.

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  15. Montgomery County elects next student school board memberRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Gazette.net

    In a nail-biter election, Bethesda-Chevy Chase High School's Eric Guerci secured enough votes to become the next student at Montgomery County's school board table. Guerci, a sophomore at Bethesda-Chevy Chase High School, was elected by his fellow students to become the 38th student member of the board, or SMOB.

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  16. New rates take effect July 1Read the original story

    Friday May 8 | Gazette.net

    Gov. Larry Hogan announced Thursday that the state will reduce tolls at roads and bridges across Maryland starting July 1, including on the Intercounty Connector. Tolls on the ICC for double-axle vehicles will fall 3 cents per mile, according to a news release from the governor's office.

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  17. Car drives through parking garage, crashes into office in RockvilleRead the original story

    Thursday May 7 | Gazette.net

    An elderly woman smashed her car through a Rockville, Maryland, parking garage and into a physical therapy office on Thursday morning, injuring herself and three other people, authorities say.

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  18. Car drives through parking garage, crashes into office in RockvilleRead the original story

    Thursday May 7 | Gazette.net

    An elderly woman smashed her car through a Rockville, Maryland, parking garage and into a physical therapy office on Thursday morning, injuring herself and three other people, authorities say.

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  19. Fundraiser benefits film on Joy cheerleadersRead the original story

    Wednesday May 6 | Gazette.net

    A fundraiser to benefit a documentary film on Montgomery County Special Olympics' Joy cheerleading team will be held at 7:30 p.m. Friday at the Universities at Shady Grove, 9630 Gudelsky Drive, Building 2, Rockville. The evening is co-sponsored by the production crew of “Cheers of JOY,” a documentary by Nancy Frohman of Potomac, and Towson at USG Student Council for Exceptional Children Chapter 288.

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  20. Workplace organization honors Montgomery County businesses, entitiesRead the original story

    Wednesday May 6 | Gazette.net

    The four types of honors are Workplace Excellence, Health & Wellness, Diversity Champion and EcoLeadership. Some companies were recognized in multiple categories.

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