Thurgood Marshall: A Trail-Blazing Civil Rights Victory in Montgomery County – Virtual

Join Ralph Buglass for a look at the impact of Civil Rights attorney, Thurgood Marshall on Montgomery County, seventeen years before the landmark Supreme Court case Brown v. Board of Education. Civil rights icon Thurgood Marshall delivered an early blow to school segregation right here in Montgomery County—gaining equal pay for the county’s African American teachers in 1937. This little-known … Read More

County Offices Opening as Scheduled

The county’s offices and departments will open today as scheduled, as the region digs out from a winter storm that dumped up to 8 inches of snow on the area.

County Libraries to Delay Expansion of Sunday Hours

The county’s library system will delay the restoration of Sunday branch service hours that were scheduled to take place effective Jan. 2 due to the increased spread of COVID-19 and the Omicron variant, officials announced yesterday.

The Price of Plumbing

“The Drain Guys, locally based in Rockville, Maryland, was founded to provide homeowners an alternative to the behemoth companies. Licensed and insured, they provide quality plumbing at a price guaranteed to be lower than companies like Roto-Rooter or Len the Plumber. Their owners pride themselves on providing honest, affordable, and safe service to the community.” [sponsored]