February 25, 2021 | Suzanne Pollak

Marriott Establishes Hospitality Leadership Center in Memory of Former CEO

The J. Willard and Alice S. Marriott Foundation announced the establishment of a $20 million endowment at Howard University in memory of its former CEO, the late Arne M. Sorenson, who was president and CEO of Marriott International and a Chevy Chase resident. Sorenson died Feb. 15. The endowment will be used to create the […]

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March 31, 2017 | Elizabeth Ortega-Lohmeyer

Montgomery County Recreation Calendar for April

April 1: Season Kick-off – Youth Flag Football League Mid County Community Recreation Center 2004 Queensguard Road, Silver Spring, MD 20906 240.777.6870 10 a.m. We will also host a free optional Football Combine for any registrant.     April 1:  Summer Camp Registration Montgomery County Recreation offers a wide variety of exciting summer programs throughout […]

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January 28, 2016 | Sonya Burke

Blood Drive in Honor of Officer Noah Leotta

The Montgomery County Police Department is hosting a blood drive in honor of Officer Noah Leotta. You can give the gift of life by donating blood in honor of Officer Leotta from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Public Safety Headquarters in Gaithersburg on Friday. You can sign up online or call the Red […]

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August 31, 2015 | Sonya Burke

Former Governor Marvin Mandel to Lie in State at Maryland State House

Former Maryland Governor Marvin Mandel will lie in state for a public viewing at the Maryland State House in Annapolis on Wednesday, September 2, from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. The viewing is open to the public. Governor Larry Hogan, along with other dignitaries and elected officials, will receive Governor Mandel’s family at the State […]

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July 19, 2015 | Sonya Burke

Ashlyn Harris is Ready to Win a NWSL Championship for the Spirit (VIDEO)

In this MyMCMedia Extra video, goalkeeper Ashlyn Harris of the Washington Spirit says she is ready to win a NWSL championship. She also shared a favorite moment since winning the World Cup. “This sport has changed my life,” she said. Watch her news conference, below: Harris did not play on July 18th but is training […]

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May 21, 2014 | Sonya Burke

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Alice McDermott on the Role of Memory (Video)

In this MyMCMedia extra, novelist Alice McDermott talks about her obsession with memory and its role in storytelling. Take a look: Related:

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September 10, 2012 | Karen O'Keefe

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Cape Cod Journey

When I can, I go to Cape Cod. I like visiting new places too, and I know that time spent in unknown places stretches my brain and my outlook. But there is something special about going away to the familiar place, the place of childhood memories, the place where I brought my own children – […]

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