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Board of Education candidates face off on diversity, budget

30-09-2014 Hits:391 Local Brian Karem - avatar Brian Karem

Board of Education candidates face off on diversity, budget

We love our schools, but they still have a long way to go. That’s the main message Board of Education candidates sent as they debated the achievement gap, balancing budgetary needs and technology Monday night. In answers restricted to a minute or less, the eight candidates for four seats – at large and districts 1, 3 and 5 – responded to questions for a full house. Although candidates run by district, voters throughout the county can vote for all seats on Nov. 4.

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IRS phone scam reaches county

30-09-2014 Hits:442 Local Brian Karem - avatar Brian Karem

IRS phone scam reaches county

A nationwide phone scam in which callers impersonate an Internal Revenue Service official then demand money and threaten to arrest their victims if they do not pay has reached Montgomery County.

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New hospital to open in Germantown

30-09-2014 Hits:409 Local Brian Karem - avatar Brian Karem

New hospital to open in Germantown

GERMANTOWN – For the first time in 35 years, a new state-of-the-art hospital is opening in Montgomery County. The new Holy Cross Germantown Hospital, located on the Montgomery County Community College Germantown campus, will open its doors Oct. 1.

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State News

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Ex Virginia governor helps Howard County candidate

05-09-2014 Hits:1188 State Brian Karem - avatar Brian Karem

Ex Virginia governor helps Howard County candidate

Thursday was not a good day for the last governor of Virginia as Bob McDonnell was found guilty of corruption in a Richmond courtroom. But another former Republican governor of Virginia, George Allen, had a better day of it in Howard County, talking up the candidacy of state Senate hopeful Jody Venkatesan in District 13 and other candidates at a Clarksville ballroom. “There were a lot of folks from Maryland who helped me out” in his successful race for governor of Virginia 20 years ago, Allen told a crowd of about 50, and he was happy to return the favor. Venkatesan is running against Democratic Del. Guy Guzzone for the seat now held by retiring Democratic Sen. Jim Robey. In 2010, Venkatesan lost the Republican primary for the seat that represents much of eastern and southern Howard County, but ran unopposed in June. “In every way, Jody is running on the issues that matter...

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Gansler faces more trouble with latest campaign comments

01-05-2014 Hits:5107 State Brian Karem - avatar Brian Karem

Gansler faces more trouble with latest campaign comments

ROCKVILLE - Democratic gubernatorial candidate and Attorney General Doug Gansler is in hot water after comments he made regarding his running mate, Lieutenant Governor Anthony Brown, went viral.

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Pepco Asks For More Money

24-04-2014 Hits:4903 State Brian Karem - avatar Brian Karem

Pepco Asks For More Money

BALTIMORE - Pepco is asking the Maryland Public Service Commission (MPSC) for its third rate increase in three years. The company is asking for more than $43 million in rate increase which, if approved, will become effective on July 4, 2014. The increase will raise the monthly bill of Montgomery County and Prince George’s County customers by $4.80. 

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Columns

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Anyone for another latte?

25-09-2014 Hits:613 Editor's Notebook Brian Karem - avatar Brian Karem

Anyone for another latte?

Nice to know people are upset with our President because he walked off a helicopter with a latte in his hand and saluted his guard with the latte in the forward and upright position. Never mind we have congressmen on so-called science subcommittees who have no idea what science is – or what the definition of “is” is.

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Oh yeah, just another day

18-09-2014 Hits:645 Editor's Notebook Brian Karem - avatar Brian Karem

Oh yeah, just another day

So, there we were driving at a faster-than-snail-like pace on I-270 coming into work and enjoying the slow drivers in the fast lane and the faster drivers in the slow lane. A driver in the other lane had proudly painted “Obama is the anti-christ” on his car’s back window.

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And waste another year

11-09-2014 Hits:1005 Editor's Notebook Brian Karem - avatar Brian Karem

And waste another year

When the band R.E.M. sang “Don’t go back to Rockville,” they were on to something. The city of Rockville, swimming in money is also a cesspool of incompetence, aggression, petty politics and pretense. City management staff resembles a squabbling nursery school more than professional adults.

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Sports

Hill has career night as Paint Branch defeats Churchill

Hill has career night as Paint Branch defeats Churchill

POTOMAC – Paint Branch running back Darryl Hill had a career performance Friday night against Churchill. The senior rushed for five touchdowns to lead the Panthers to a 39-29 road victory over the Bulldogs in a battle of unbeatens at Shepherd Stadium at Danver Field.

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Features

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Actors, musicians and dancers to perform at Rockville theater

Actors, musicians and dancers to perform at Rockville theater

Actors, singers and dancers will bring life to the stage at Rockville’s F. Scott Fitzgerald Theatre in the coming weeks.  

Rockville native to be featured in Fox comedy series

Rockville native to be featured in Fox comedy series

ROCKVILLE - At Meryl Hathaway’s fifth-grade graduation from Luxmanor Elementary School, she told the class she wanted to be in a movie. Years later, Hathaway is achieving part of her dream as a cast member on Fox’s “Riot”, a show that Hathaway describes as a mix of ABC’s “Wipe Out” and improvisational comedy.  The show is produced by actor/comedian Steve Carell and will feature a celebrity host every week.

Doorway Arts offers new view through Miranda’s view

Doorway Arts offers new view through Miranda’s view

BETHESDA- Theater enthusiasts who want to attend the world premiere of a provocative new play have no need to travel to Broadway this month. From March 20-April 12, the Writer’s Center in Bethesda will host the Doorway Arts Ensemble’s production of the new play Morning, Miranda.

Political Cartoons

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The Elephant in the Room

25-09-2014 Hits:1829 Political Cartoons Brian Karem - avatar Brian Karem

The Elephant in the Room

9/25/2014

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Team Reaper

18-09-2014 Hits:2165 Political Cartoons Brian Karem - avatar Brian Karem

Team Reaper

9/18/2014

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