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  1. Monument Bank moving to RockvilleRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Gazette.net

    Monument Bank is moving from two locations in downtown Bethesda to a 24,000-square-foot space in Park Plaza 1 at the corner of Shady Grove and Gaither roads in Rockville.

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  2. Education roundup: SROs, waivers and a college prep program -- September 17, 2014Read the original story

    Wednesday | Gazette.net

    Curious about what a school resource officer does? Did you know the county school system can no longer get a state waiver for a student immunization deadline? Have you heard about the Achieving Collegiate Excellence and Success program? Check out our stories this week: 1. Montgomery County Public Schools is no longer eligible to receive a waiver from the state health department to extend a deadline for students and their families to turn in newly required immunization records. 2. Officer Jeremy Wojdan is one of 26 school resource officers , or SROs, in Montgomery County Public Schools whose beats are school buildings.

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  3. Official a optimistica that Silver Spring Transit Center work will be done this yearRead the original story

    Wednesday | Gazette.net

    An official told Montgomery County Council members Tuesday that he's “optimistic” that remediation work on the long-delayed Silver Spring Transit Center will be done by Dec. 31, but he couldn't promise it. Workers broke ground on the Colesville Road transit center - designed to be a three-level transit hub connecting Metro rail lines, MARC commuter trains, taxis and buses - in 2008.

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  4. Dona t like the name White Flint? How about Rocksy?Read the original story

    Friday Sep 12 | Gazette.net

    Here are the 10 finalist names to brand and market the White Flint area: • Quartz District • Uptown • Metropolitan White Flint • The Stem • Market District • Slate District • Rockline • Pike District • The Summit • Rocksy That may be the top choice among some of the stakeholders who were presented with a list of new names being pitched to help rebrand the area around the White Flint Metro station in North Bethesda. A group of developers in the area has hired the branding firm Streetsense to help pick the name.

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  5. Information meeting Tuesday on Pike PlanRead the original story

    Friday Sep 12 | Gazette.net

    An information meeting on the city's Rockville's Pike Plan will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday at City Hall, 111 Maryland Ave. The plan sets goals for making a 2-mile corridor of Rockville Pike more inviting to residents, workers, shoppers, pedestrians, bicyclists and transit riders, and to add parks and increase open space, according to a city news release. Four public hearings on the plan are scheduled during mayor and City Council meetings at 7 p.m. Sept.

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  6. City projects delayed by lack of fundsRead the original story

    Friday Sep 12 | Gazette.net

    As Montgomery County officials and legislators work to secure more state school funding, they'll have support from Rockville's leaders. The city's mayor and council said Monday that advocating for capital school projects is one of their legislative priorities for the coming year.

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  7. Art by prison inmates displayed in RockvilleRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 11 | Gazette.net

    Paintings by former and current inmates in the Washington, D.C., prison system that express the challenges of confinement are on display through November at Ingleside at King Farm, 701 King Farm Blvd., Rockville. The exhibit features 28 paintings by men participating in the Lorton Arts Program, an award-winning nonprofit that provides visual arts training and arts-based rehabilitative services to residents of the city's Department of Corrections Detention Facility.

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  8. Education roundup: Bus cameras, credit cards and a teacher mourned -- August 27, 2014Read the original story

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Gazette.net

    The school year is upon us. You might be juggling homework, bus schedules and soccer practices and waking up kids super-glued to their beds, so here's a list of stories to help you keep track of the recent goings-on in county schools.

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  9. Education news roundup: A pilot for nonverbal students; survey...Read the original story

    Aug 6, 2014 | Gazette.net

    'Tis a beautiful day, so you might understandably be distracted by a charming summer activity like eating an ice cream cone or floating on one of those inflatable alligators in a pool. But don't neglect to catch up on the latest education news! Here it is: 1. Five nonverbal students with autism have been using a controversial method to help them communicate in classes as part of a pilot program.

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  10. Community Ministries of Rockville director receives Latina Powerhouse awardRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Gazette.net

    Agnes Saenz, executive director of Community Ministries of Rockville, won the 2014 Latina Powerhouse Award at the 13th annual Maryland Hispanic Business Conference on Sept. 2 at the Montgomery County Conference Center in North Bethesda.

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  11. Information meeting Tuesday on Pike PlanRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 9 | Gazette.net

    An information meeting on the city's Rockville's Pike Plan will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday at City Hall, 111 Maryland Ave. The plan sets goals for making a 2-mile corridor of Rockville Pike more inviting to residents, workers, shoppers, pedestrians, bicyclists and transit riders, and to add parks and increase open space, according to a city news release. Four public hearings on the plan are scheduled during mayor and City Council meetings at 7 p.m. Sept.

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  12. Potomac girl collects art supplies for Montgomery Village schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | Gazette.net

    Flora Ginsburg, 12, of Potomac on Friday delivered these art supplies, which she collected for her bat mitzvah project, to Emily Dematatis, an art teacher at South Lake Elementary School in Montgomery Village. Almost a year ago Flora Ginsburg, now 12, decided she wanted to do something “good” as a bat mitzvah project.

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  13. Startups invited to make video pitchRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 3 | Gazette.net

    Entrepreneurs who want to pitch their business plans to venture capitalists and angel investors are invited to make a three-minute video presentation aboard the Start-Up, Maryland! Pitch Across Maryland 3.0 bus when it stops Oct. 1 in Montgomery County.

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  14. Two Gaithersburg men dead after crash Sunday morningRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 2 | Gazette.net

    Two men are dead after their car struck a tree beside Woodfield Road in Gaithersburg early Sunday morning, according to Montgomery County police.

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  15. Rockville man thanks the woman who saved his lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | Gazette.net

    Heather von Kurtze and her daughter Alexandra Hofacre, 9, of Rockville were presented with an Everyday Hero award by Montgomery County Fire Chief Steve Lohr on Thursday.

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  16. White Flint could get new name for marketing purposesRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 28 | Gazette.net

    A public meeting to discuss the possibility of rebranding the White Flint-North Bethesda-Rockville-Kensington area along Rockville Pike is scheduled for Sept.

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  17. Germantown man charged with stealing utility polesRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 28 | Gazette.net

    A Germantown man has been charged with stealing five Pepco utility poles worth $25,000 from a construction site in Rockville.

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  18. Prayer vigil for slain Mo. teen highlights diversity, cooperation in Montgomery CountyRead the original story

    Monday Aug 25 | Gazette.net

    Civic activists and clergy members on Sunday night praised the relationship that Montgomery County's police and political leaders have with the community, but cautioned there was still work to be done to avoid situations such as the recent unrest in Ferguson, Mo.

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  19. Holy Cross hungry for WCAC titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | Gazette.net

    Players to watch Bethesda-Chevy Chase Gigi Jones, Cecile Michon Montgomery Blair Anna Hukill, Sammy Wichansky James H. Blake Samantha Holley, Amanda Long Bullis Sarah Holliday, Jessica Mays Winston Churchill Sophie Ascher, Carly Kabelac Clarksburg Rachel Brenowitz, Ashley Wong Damascus Maddie Strokis, Michelle Thomas Gaithersburg Emilee Wooten, ... (more)

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  20. Green Party candidate hopes to represent Marylanda s Sixth Congressional DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Gazette.net

    George Gluck is running for the future but he wishes the United States could go back to the days of Franklin Delano Roosevelt.

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