North Bethesda Marriott

March 27, 2019 | Deirdre Byrne

‘Most Accomplished Police Chief in America’: Manger Gets High Praise at Public Safety Awards

At the 45th Annual Public Safety Awards earlier this month, Chief Tom Manger was awarded the Public Service Award of Excellence. Steve Robins, the chair of the awards offered Manger high praise when he presented Manger with the award on behalf of the Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce. “Tom routinely and graciously thanks me and […]

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March 25, 2019 | Deirdre Byrne

Officers Honored for Saving Lives in Fire Without Protective Gear

Two police officers were honored for saving Rockville residents in a fire, wearing no protective firefighter gear. According to the Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce (MCCC), Corporal Paul Craine and Officer Ryan Mungra responded to a loud explosion coming from a townhouse, engulfed in flames. Although the two men didn’t have a firefighting apparatus and they […]

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October 9, 2016 | Mitti Hicks

Maryland Lt. Governor Gives Keynote Address at 15th Annual Hispanic Business Conference in North Bethesda (VIDEOS)

The 15th annual Maryland Hispanic Business Conference was held at Bethesda North Marriott Hotel and Conference Center in North Bethesda early Monday. This year’s theme: fueling the economy, creating jobs, and promoting growth. There are more than 54,000 Hispanic Business owners in the state of Maryland, according to keynote speaker Lt. Governor Boyd Rutherford. You […]

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March 19, 2016 | Willie James Inman

Montgomery County Business Community Honors Public Safety Officers (VIDEO)

Business and political leaders gathered this month for the 42nd Annual Public Safety Awards at the North Bethesda Marriott. The event was hosted by the Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce and presented an opportunity to honor those who protect and serve. MyMCMedia’s Willie James Inman reports.   Related:

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March 11, 2016 | Willie James Inman

Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce Honors Public Safety Officers (PHOTOS & VIDEO)

Nearly 1,300 people turned out for the 42nd Annual Public Safety Awards on Friday in Bethesda. The event was hosted by the Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce (MCCC) and took place at the North Bethesda Marriott on 5701 Marinelli Road. National, state and local officials as well as business leaders took time to honor public […]

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March 11, 2016 | Willie James Inman

Officer Who Rescued Driver From Burning Car: “I Was Just Doing My Job” (PHOTO & VIDEOS)

Montgomery County Police Officers Brian Nesbitt and Cody Fields were honored by the Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce for their heroic effort in rescuing an unconscious driver from a burning car on September 1, 2015. In this MyMCMedia Extra video, Officer Fields describes the daring rescue just before receiving the Gold Medal of Valor Award […]

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January 19, 2016 | Willie James Inman

Thousands of Volunteers Pitch In for the 2016 MLK, Jr. Day of Service (VIDEO & PHOTOS)

More than 3,000 volunteers across Montgomery County pitched in to help make their community a better place on Martin Luther King Jr. Day. In this MyMCMedia video, Willie James Inman reports on the 2016 MLK Day of Service events in Silver Spring and North Bethesda. Volunteers participated in over 40 activities that benefited more than 40 nonprofits […]

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May 11, 2014 | Valerie Bonk

Small Business Awards Ceremony Grows in Second Year (Video)

More than 400 owners and representatives from local businesses gathered in one room at the Bethesda North Marriott on May 9 for the County’s second annual awards ceremony to recognize small businesses for their contributions to the community. MyMCMedia’s Valerie Bonk has the story of how the annual awards ceremony and the small business community […]

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