Montgomery County Council President Craig Rice, whose presidential term ends in December, established his fall priorities as implementation of the minimum wage law, campaign finance legislation and education in a press conference on Monday.
ROCKVILLE-The city council and mayor voted 4-1 Monday to create a task force to examine the duties and reporting structure of the vacant city clerk/treasurer office, with Councilmember Tom Moore being the only dissenting vote.
ROCKVILLE- According to a new report prepared by the Office of the Inspector General the county knew of problems in the new Silver Spring Transit center four years ago but did nothing about the problems at the time.
ROCKY RIDGE- For one man, a container with sand and several bullet fragments is all that is left of The Gulf War in Kuwait. It is also the reason why nearly 80 people gathered at a private residence to raise awareness and funds for a Wounded Warriors initiative.
ROCKVILLE- Ryan Joseph Walden was, by all appearances, a cheerful, upbeat young man and athlete with a supportive family and many good friends. But in April of this year, the 14-year-old Thomas S. Wootton freshman took his own life.