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  1. Giannini announces candidacy for Warren City CouncilRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Times Observer

    Mr. Giannini is a 1995 graduate of Warren Area High School and a 2000 graduate of Penn State University with a Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering. Since graduating, Giannini has spent his career working in the technology industry, first as a Senior Systems Engineer for Current Technologies in Germantown, Maryland, a smart grid and broadband provider.

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  2. New Study Published In Highlights Qiagen N.V.'s Quantiferon-TB...Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 15 | BioSpace

    New Study Published In Lancet Respiratory Medicine Highlights QIAGEN N.V. 's Quantiferon-TB Potential To Predict Active Tuberculosis Risk In Infants HILDEN, Germany and GERMANTOWN, Maryland, February 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Results Suggest Benefits of Quantitative Screening of Young Children in Countries With High TB Burden QIAGEN N.V. today announced that data published in The Lancet Respiratory Medicine journal shows screening with QuantiFERON-TB Gold can detect latent tuberculosis infection in otherwise healthy young children and can predict which are likely to progress to the active stage of this life-threatening respiratory disease.

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  3. MD Attorney General Can Now Sue Feds Without Permission From GovernorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | WMAL-AM Washington

    ... Democrats tried to push it through too quickly. Friday, Sen. Nancy King, a Democrat representing Gaithersburg and Germantown, said she was concerned about her Muslim constituents who told her the current political environment has them afraid. ...

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  4. Ensuring Food Security in Montgomery CountyRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Alexandria Gazette-Packet

    ... treats them with respect and dignity." The areas most at risk are East County; Wheaton/Aspen Hill; and pockets of Germantown and Gaithersburg. The goal of the plan is to help these areas by directing our resources with better data on where the need ...

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  5. Two shot in Montgomery after party incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | The Washington Post

    ... shooting occurred about 10 p.m. as about 30 people gathered near Waring Station Road and Summer Oak Drive in the Germantown area, police said. They said a party was being held at a house on Summer Oak, and uninvited guests were turned awy. About 30 ...

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  6. Emily Skolnick, social justice advocate for almost a century, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 11 | San Francisco Chronicle

    ... she was formidable. My mother was an impossible act to follow." Surviving are her children, Marcia Simonson of Germantown, Md., Mark Skolnick of La Jolla (San Diego County) and Ellen Skolnick of Santa Cruz; and sisters, Dorothy Vogel of San Mateo, ...

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  7. Chicken plays 'America the Beautiful,' advocates for 'fowl play'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 3 | SFGate

    Jogku, a 19-month-old Buff Brahma Bantam who lives in Germantown, Maryland, can cluck er, pluck a tune on the keyboard. And the feathered aficionado's song of choice is none other than "America the Beautiful."

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  8. Amid Trump's shake-up, many wondering 'what's coming next'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | Times Herald-Record

    ... voted for the shake-up that Trump promised. "We're in a very fragile state right now," said Margaret Johnson of Germantown, Maryland, who runs a small translation business "We don't know what's coming next. The country's divided. There's a lot of ...

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  9. Many Americans wonder 'what's coming next' in face of White House upheavalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | OregonLive.com

    ... by a sense of chaos it has unleashed. "We're in a very fragile state right now," said Margaret Johnson of Germantown, Maryland, who runs a small translation business. "We don't know what's coming next. The country's divided. There's a lot of fear. ...

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  10. Epigenomics AG: Systematic Study Review Supports Use Of Epi proColon...Read the original story

    Monday Jan 30 | BioSpace

    Meta-analysis published in renowned journal "Clinical and Translational Gastroenterology" Berlin and Germantown, MD , January 30, 2017 - Epigenomics AG , announced that the scientific results of a recent systematic review and meta-analysis of clinical studies with Epi proColon were published in "Clinical and Translational Gastroenterology", a journal of the Nature Publishing Group. After analyzing results from 25 independent studies from different geographical areas, the authors conclude that methylated Septin 9 detected by the Epi proColon test "is a reliable blood-based marker in colorectal cancer detection".

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  11. new Porta-potty merger: Dona s Johns buys Genea s JohnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 30 | WTOP-FM Washington

    In the world of mergers and acquisitions, a big one in the D.C. region this month went largely unnoticed, though it has a big impact on the big business of portable toilets. Gainesville, Virginia-based Don's Johns , a family-owned business that's been providing portable toilets for special events and construction sites for more than 50 years, acquired Germantown, Maryland-based Gene's Johns, a family-owned portable toilet provider with 25 years of industry experience, solidifying Don's Johns status as the largest provider of sanitation services in the mid-Atlantic region.

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  12. Dora HamnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 25 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... Matthew Hamner and wife, Terry, of Buckhannon; two daughters, Lisa Frame of Shinnston and Patricia Cleavenger of Germantown, Md.; two sisters, Mildred Lewis of Buckhannon and Donnas Koon and husband, Claude, of Salem, Ohio; nine grandchildren, eight ...

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  13. Hardin, Rodney Alexander "Rod"Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 24 | Visalia Times-Delta

    Rodney "Rod" Alexander Hardin July 03, 1944 - January 13, 2017 Germantown, MD Rodney "Rod" Alexander Hardin; Vietnam veteran, unforgettable story teller, brilliant scientist, talented creative, and Tulare native; passed away on January 13, 2017 in Rockville, MD. Rod fought a long battle with cancer but kept his spirits high throughout, telling his dad's "Texas" jokes and singing to all who would listen.

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  14. 2 pleaded guilty to separate Lebanon CountyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 24 | The Lebanon Daily News

    ... the store clerk into the restroom at gunpoint before leaving. Also charged in the robbery was Troy A. Jordan, 29, Germantown, Md. According to court records, Cooper drove Jordan to the store and Jordan committed the robbery. Jordan was arraigned ...

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  15. Intrexon to acquire fellow Md. biotechRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 24 | Business Journal

    Germantown-based Intrexon Corp. is swallowing up its fellow Montgomery County biotech, GenVec Inc., a small Gaithersburg gene therapy company that has been struggling to grow since its lead cancer drug candidate failed in late-stage trials in 2010.

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  16. a I was therea : An MTSU studenta s account of the Womena s March on WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 23 | The Sidelines

    Half a million women and men from across the United States and around the world marched in Washington DC, on Saturday to protest the inauguration of President Donald Trump and to advocate a feminist platform. I, along with three others, left MTSU's campus at 5 a.m. Friday in my cousin's cramped compact Honda, driving nearly 11 hours to Germantown, Maryland where we had arranged to spend the night in the home of a woman, a total stranger to us, who opened her house to march participants.

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  17. Defensive lineman Kam Carter, a junior-college transfer, headed to PittRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 22 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    Pitt football added its third recruit in less than a week when junior-college defensive tackle Kam Carter committed Sunday afternoon. Carter, a 6-foot-5, 310-pound native of Germantown, Md., played this past season at East Mississippi Community College where he had 36 tackles, 2 sack and 1 interception for a team that went 11-1.

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  18. 'I believe we're being stepped on,' one protester says as Women's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 21 | Los Angeles Times

    A day after the presidential inauguration of Donald Trump, hundreds of thousands nationwide and around the world are marching in support of women's rights. 'I believe we're being stepped on,' one protester says as Women's March gathers--and she wasn't talking about the crowd Katie Boord, 26, of Germantown, Md., wore a pink knit cap and carried a sign that said "Quit Putin your small hands on my body."

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  19. Sub/urban land use and political development: Bethesda and Montgomery County, MarylandRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 20 | Rebuilding Place in the Urban Space

    ... development in Montgomery County, it's better that it be in areas dense with public transport than out in, say, Germantown where cars are the main mode of transport. But there is one major problem with these plans: They would bring more people (with ...

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  20. D.C. Pot Advocates Give Away Free Marijuana Joints on Inauguration DayRead the original story

    Friday Jan 20 | The Wall Street Journal

    ... morning drizzle, and lines extended several blocks north of the circle by 8:30 a.m. Devonte Davis, a rapper from Germantown, Md., who []

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