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July 6, 2024

Child care is scarce in Maryland and the nation; pandemic made matters worse

by Katelynn Winebrenner and Laura Shaughnessy Capital News Service Halfway through her

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July 6, 2024

No funny business: Chamber members take kickball very seriously

by Judith Hruz Editor It was a sizzling 90 degrees at game

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July 6, 2024

Former police chief now head of security for MCPS

by Judith Hruz Editor Former Montgomery County Police Chief Marcus G. Jones

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July 6, 2024

Council approves Yamada as police chief

by Judith Hruz Editor The County Council approved Marc Yamada as the

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April 9, 2024

Community Day No. 42 ‘another success’

An estimated 3,000 visitors attended the 42 nd Olney Community

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April 9, 2024

Council hopes newly approved zoning will help with housing crisis

by Judith Hruz Editor Multifamily housing will be permitted to be constructed

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March 14, 2024

Olney’s 42nd Community Day on its way

by Judith Hruz Editor It may have a slightly new name, but

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February 16, 2024

Cell phones: The not-so-silent killers of children’s academic success

Parents, I beg you, come into my Montgomery County classroom

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January 4, 2024

A request for peace

Sandy Spring Friends Meeting organized a vigil on Dec. 23

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December 18, 2023

Friedson elected County Council president; Stewart is vice president

by Ethan Therrien Contributing Writer The Montgomery County Council embraced new leadership

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