WASHINGTON, D.C. – The 100,000 Homes Campaign, a nationwide grassroots effort to place 100,000 homeless persons into permanent housing, was launched in July 2010. On June 11, the campaign held a ceremony at the Reserve Officers Association of the United States on Capitol Hill to celebrate achieving this goal before their four-year deadline.
The Montgomery County Board of Education unanimously passed a resolution during a June 17 meeting to have the superintendent present options to change school start times that cost $10 million or less in time to be considered for the fiscal 2016 budget.
ROCKVILLE - Montgomery County Police arrested 22 people at a party for underage drinking despite evidence some of those cited did not consume alcohol, according to Rene Sandler, attorney for the family who apparently hosted the party.
ROCKVILLE - At the June 16 Rockville Mayor and Council meeting, the District 17 delegation, whose district includes Rockville, Gaithersburg, and Glen Echo, gave the mayor and council a wrap-up of the 431st session of the Maryland General Assembly.
The District 3 Democratic primary is a tight race among four candidates who have campaigned on progressive platforms. Though all four candidates agree on the goals of renovating and constructing new schools and expanding mass transit, they do not agree on how to reach them.
ROCKVILLE - Rockville may be going national, if not statewide. The city, which is the largest incorporated municipality in Montgomery County, is being considered for inclusion in Maryland Public Television’s Our Town series. Past documentaries include Chestertown in 2009, Hagerstown in 2010, and Cumberland in 2012.