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Council Member Wants To Increase Affordable Housing in Development Projects in Wealthy Areas

Bill would increase percentage of affordable units required where high schools have low poverty rates
11/15/17

Montgomery County Leaders, Advocacy Groups Lay Out Priorities for 2018 General Assembly Session

Leggett calls for additional education funding; environment supporters press for more renewable energy
11/14/17

Israeli Tech Firm Chooses Bethesda for U.S. Headquarters

Sesame Enable’s smartphone can be operated through head movements
11/14/17

Advocates Plan State-Level Push for Higher Minimum Wage after Success in Montgomery County

County Executive Ike Leggett signed the $15-per-hour minimum wage bill Monday
11/13/17

Week Ahead: County Executive Candidates to Debate; Council to Vote on Residential Parking Permit Changes

Plus: Mild temperatures expected this week
11/13/17

Scores of Protestors March From Bethesda Church to Cemetery Site

Demonstrators continue pressing county to protect, memorialize historic graveyard
11/13/17

Republican Tax-Cut Package Could Raise Taxes for Thousands in Montgomery County

Officials say limiting mortgage interest deduction, eliminating the state and local tax deduction would have significant impact
11/10/17

Planning Board Signs Off on Land Purchase for New Park Near Bethesda Row

County Council will now consider the $8.5 million acquisition
11/09/17

Town Of Chevy Chase Council Member Joel Rubin To Enter District 18 Delegate Race

Former congressional aspirant is among five contenders taking aim at two open seats
11/09/17

Gaithersburg Mayor Cleared in Ethics Probe; Van Hollen, Cardin Support Assault Weapons Ban

News, announcements and other helpful links for Thursday morning
11/09/17

County Executive Awards Given to Eight for Excellence in Arts and Humanities

Honorees recognized at ceremony in Bethesda on Monday
11/08/17

Delegate Wants To Create Salary Commission for Montgomery County School Board Members

Commission would review board compensation every four years
11/08/17

6 Things To Know About Montgomery County’s Minimum-Wage Legislation

When employees can expect wage increases, how the bill gained support and political implications
11/08/17

Gaithersburg and Takoma Park Election Results; D.C. Proposes Dedicated Funding for Metro

News, announcements and other helpful links for Wednesday morning
11/08/17

Construction Planned for Parking Lot at Rockville’s Glenview Mansion

City spokeswoman says officials will put out word about any scheduled closures
11/07/17

Updated: Montgomery County Council Unanimously Approves New $15 Minimum Wage Bill

Previously divided council compromised on timeline
11/07/17

County Parks System Looks To Buy Bethesda Property For Capital Crescent Public Park

Planning board will review proposal to purchase 0.4 acres for $8.5 million
11/06/17

Human Trafficking Cases Rise in Montgomery County

Number has increased from three in 2014 to 29 in 2016, police tell County Council
11/06/17

Week Ahead: Elections in Gaithersburg, Takoma Park; Minimum Wage Vote

Plus: Purple Line meeting in Silver Spring; Planning Board to review Bethesda park proposal
11/06/17

Former Rockville Mayor Krasnow To Enter Democratic Primary for County Executive

If elected, she would be first woman to occupy post since it was created 50 years ago
11/06/17
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