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Potomac, Maryland is located in Montgomery County. Zip codes in Potomac, MD include 20859, and 20854. The median home price in Potomac is $1,200,000 which is roughly $328/per square foot. More Potomac information.

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7 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Young Sikhs in Maryland fight bias with diplomacy in the classroom

Young members of the Guru Gobind Singh temple say they are committed to combating prejudice and bullying.

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20 hrs ago | Baltimore News

Parents' suit against Md. private school dismissed

A Montgomery County judge has dismissed a couple's lawsuit alleging that a top private school jeopardized their son's college career by not doing enough to help him.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

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Alan Gross Case Gets New Push From Hunger Strike

Alan Gross did not warn his family he was launching a hunger strike, but hearing the news, they understood why: The U.S. government subcontractor languishing in a Cuban prison feels forgotten.

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The Jewish Journal

After his hunger strike, Alan Gross' backers ramp up calls for U.S. action

Supporters of Alan Gross, who has been held in a Cuban prison since 2009, rallying outside the White House, Dec. 3, 2013.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

The Miami Herald

Gross ends hunger strike in Cuba

U.S. government subcontractor Alan P. Gross, jailed in Havana for more than four years, suspended his because his mother asked him to stop, according to a family statement.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

Onward State

DT Adam McLean Commits to Penn State

At the start of the day, Penn State had the No. 2 ranked recruiting class in the country.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

WUSA-TV Washington

House on fire in North Potomac

Montgomery County Fire and Rescue crews are at the scene of a house fire in North Potomac, Md.

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Daily Record

Real Estate Weekly - 4/11/14

First Potomac Realty Trust, of Bethesda, a real estate investment trust that owns office and business park properties in the Greater Washington, D.C., area, announced its acquisition of 1401 K St. N.W., a 12-story, 117,093-square-foot office building in the heart of downtown.

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CBS Local

Maryland Man Imprisoned in Cuba Ends Hunger Strike

Supporters rally on behalf of imprisioned U.S. citizen Alan Gross, calling for President Barack Obama to help free Gross, who has been in a Cuban prison for four years, during a December rally in Lafayette Park in Washington, D.C. WASHINGTON - An American imprisoned in Cuba for more than four years after illegally working to set up Internet access ... (more)

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Remembering Herman Taube, Witness to a Vanished World

Herman Taube, a novelist, poet and longtime Washington correspondent for the Forverts, died March 25 in Rockville, Maryland.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

The Baltimore Sun

ICC extension to Route 1 delayed by harsh winter

This winter's harsh weather has claimed another victim: the planned spring completion of the latest stretch of the Intercounty Connector.

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The Washington Post

Hot seat on Montgomery County Planning Board draws long list of candidates

As races for Montgomery County executive and county council gather momentum ahead of the June 25 primary, another important campaign is unfolding below the radar: the contest to be appointed to chair the planning board.

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Patch.com

Public Hearings Set for Pepco Rate Increase

Two public hearings have been scheduled to let consumers comments on Pepco's request to increase its electricity rates, according to a news release.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

The Washington Post

Montgomery County Animal Watch

These were among the cases received recently by the Montgomery County Animal Services Division.

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Tue Apr 08, 2014

The Washington Post

Report: Montgomery gaps grow between high-poverty and low-poverty high schools

Montgomery County's efforts to close the gap in achievement between its high-poverty and low-poverty high schools have not worked, with widening disparities on many measures of student success, according to a county report released Tuesday.

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Sun Apr 06, 2014

The Washington Post

An alternately rousing, bland birthday gift to C.P.E. Bach

Mahan Esfahani came home Friday night, in a sense, to play a recital at the Library of Congress.

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Fri Apr 04, 2014

The Washington Post

Trachtenberg backer calls Sierra Club country's 'most vicious' anti-growth group

The Sierra Club Maryland's endorsement of Montgomery County Council member Roger Berliner last week prompted a searing response from one of the development community figures raising money for his challenger, former council member Duchy Trachtenberg.

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Thu Apr 03, 2014

The Washington Post

5 wines to try for Passover

Availability information is based on distributor records. Wines might not be in stock at every listed store and might be available at additional stores.

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Wed Apr 02, 2014

The Washington Post

Montgomery council brings official end to battle over Clarksburg's Ten Mile Creek

The Montgomery County Council brought a formal end Tuesday to the Battle of Ten Mile Creek, unanimously approving sharp limits on construction in the environmentally fragile watershed around Clarksburg.

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Thu Mar 27, 2014

Gazette.net

Brown jazzed about first year of Bethesda venue

Two years ago, Rick Brown purchased the building that formerly housed the art deco cinema house Bethesda Theatre, which dates to 1938, for about $2.9 million.

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