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School Notes: Walt Whitman High Holds ‘Whitman Strong’ Day in Wake of Losses

Plus: Hogan again rebuffs school board’s request for calendar wiggle room
12/15/17

Politics Roundup: Vignarajah ‘Supremely Confident’ She’s Eligible to Run for Governor

Plus: Two potential District 16 delegate candidates out; Elrich, Leventhal tap public campaign fund for additional money; Trone supports Baker for governor
12/15/17

Democratic Gubernatorial Candidates Make Their Case in Montgomery County

The eight candidates differed little on the few questions there was time for them to answer
12/14/17

Montgomery County Approves Circus Animal Ban

New regulation prevents exotic animals from being used in performances
12/14/17

Biking Master Plan Aims To Make Cycling Less Stressful in Montgomery County

Public invited to comment on draft plan at Jan. 25 hearing
12/14/17

Tight Space in Downtown Bethesda Creates Challenge for Apartment Tower Developers

Design panel wonders about the future of the block south of Fairmont Avenue
12/13/17

El Salvador’s Ambassador Thanks County Council for Resolution Calling for Protecting TPS, DACA

Official described Montgomery County as “one of the best” for welcoming immigrants from her country
12/13/17

Montgomery County Bracing for Long-Term Revenue Decline

Projected revenue decline attributed to wealthy individuals paying significantly less in income taxes; future job cuts not ruled out
12/12/17

Montgomery County Plans Lawsuit Against Opioid Manufacturers and Distributors

Case will focus on deceptive sales, marketing practices exacerbating addiction to painkillers
12/12/17

Early Designs for Bethesda Gateway Project Submitted to Advisory Panel

Developer is considering a 120-foot mixed-use project with housing, commercial space
12/12/17

Montgomery County Opens New Center for Child Visitation and Monitored Exchanges

Rockville facility is designed to prevent domestic violence between couples with separation orders
12/11/17

Rose Krasnow Promotes Experience, Knowledge in Montgomery County Executive Campaign Kickoff

Planning department deputy director and former Rockville mayor said the term limits vote prompted her to run
12/11/17

Week Ahead: Planning Board Expected to Vote on Marriott Headquarters Plan

Plus: County Council takes up animal performance bill; gubernatorial candidates expected to attend Committee for Montgomery breakfast
12/11/17

Updated: Family of Fallen FBI Agent Remembers ‘A Great Guy,’ Man of Faith; Supreme Court To Take Up Maryland Gerrymandering Case

News, announcements and other helpful links for Monday morning
12/11/17

Country Clubs Come Out Against State Bill That Would Raise Their Property Taxes

Lobbyist for golf courses is former state senator who helped pass law that expanded tax exemption
12/08/17

Politics Roundup: Montgomery Council President Speaks Out Against Republican Sick Leave Proposal on Capitol Hill

Also: Featured guest no longer on invitation to Raskin party; Albornoz says he met public financing threshold in at-large council race; Rockville executive mulling U.S. Senate run
12/08/17

Bethesda Man Charged With Harassing Police Officer; Maryland’s Black Liquor Issue

News, announcements and other helpful links for Friday morning
12/08/17

Raskin Breaks With Democratic Leadership in Vote on Trump Impeachment Resolution

Takoma Park legislator only Maryland Democrat to oppose House move to table proposal
12/07/17

Planning Board OKs Mixed-Use Project That Will Bring Public Aquatic Center to Silver Spring

County director says center will be “landmark achievement in Montgomery County”
12/07/17

Council President Riemer, Delegate Gutierrez Arrested in D.C. Immigration Protest

Montgomery County legislators were among about 200 protesters arrested near U.S. Capitol in support of ‘Dreamers’
12/07/17
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