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3 hrs ago | Gazette.net
Any political contribution, even from nonresidents, could get matched by Montgomery County tax dollars under a proposed county public campaign financing bill. A change made by the Government Operations and Fiscal Policy committee Monday, matching contributions from non-county residents under the proposed public financing program goes against the intent of the bill, said Councilman Philip M. Andrews of Gaithersburg.
7 hrs ago | Gazette.net
From left, Choice Hotels CEO Steve Joyce of McLean, Va. and Senior Vice President Michael Murphy of Reston, Va.
11 hrs ago | Gazette.net
Coastal Flats, a casual seafood house, opened its doors Sept. 9 at its newest location in Gaithersburg's Downtown Crown.
"Nothing changes here, nothing changes for anybody else here. We're going to find my kids, that's all there is to it," said their father Troy Turner Monday evening in Germantown where volunteers gathered to search for the children.
Police in Montgomery County, Md., are searching for siblings Sarah Hoggle, 3, and Jacob Hoggle, 2, who were reported missing Sept. 8. Police in Montgomery County, Md., are searching for siblings Sarah Hoggle, 3, and Jacob Hoggle, 2, who were reported missing Sept.
Montgomery County Fire spokesperson Pete Piringer tweeted around 1:45 p.m. that a small plane had flipped over in the wooded area of the airpark in Gaithersburg, Maryland. Piringer said three people were on-board.
MARYLAND HAS long offered candidates for statewide office the option of public financing for their campaigns, but candidates at the local level have to raise money the old-fashioned way. More often than not, particularly in big suburban jurisdictions like Montgomery County, that means going hat in hand to big-money interests, such as developers and public-employee labor unions.
Concern grows as Montgomery County police continue to search for a missing Maryland mother- who is diagnosed as paranoid schizophrenia- and her two toddler-aged children. But on Thursday night, police responded to a possible sighting of Hoggle in Germantown.
In the Sept. 18, 2001, Washington Post, on the front page of the Style section, Gene Weingarten came out as the editor of The Style Invitational in an essay headlined "Not Funny: The Rules of Humor Changed on Sept.
Health officials have confirmed another case of whooping cough among Montgomery County students, 16 of whom have become sick since an outbreak in the first week of school. The newest case was confirmed Wednesday at Gaithersburg High School, the eighth county public school in less than three weeks with a whooping cough diagnosis.
Miles Connor Folksman, 19 and of no fixed addressed, has been charged with six counts of burglary, three counts of theft and one count of destruction of property, according to police. At 7 p.m. on Aug. 19, a commercial burglary was reported at 431 N. Frederick Ave., police said.
GAITHERSBURG, Md. The lives of low-income children are a little brighter, thanks to the efforts of three local teenagers who have created a nonprofit organization called Color a Heart .
A new restaurant is about to open in Gaithersburg, and by joining the opening event, you can help end hunger and reduce poverty in Montgomery County.
Updated: Tue Sep 16, 2014 06:37 pm
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