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It’s Mulch Madness at QO The Quince Orchard High School Booster Club’s 2015 Spring Mulch Drive has officially begun. Brown mulch costs $5.50 per bag, and black mulch is $6.75 per bag. There is an eight-bag minimum purchase, but delivery…

MCPS to Robustly Protect the Children

Robust, collaborative, comprehensive, consistent, strategic, and systemic were words repeatedly voiced in Rockville on Feb. 2. The briefing in the County Council’s conference room concerned the Montgomery County Public Schools’ (MCPS) efforts to build, along with county partner agencies, a…

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RCES Fifth Grader Wins Student Essay Contest Kayla Sinkler, Rachel Carson Elementary School fifth grader, has won first place for her essay, “Lessons to Be Learned From Nelson Mandela’s Life,” submitted as part of the African American History Month, City…

Signing Day Brings Success to Area Schools

By Syl Sobel and Ethan Cadeaux Cougars Celebrate Athletic Achievements Quince Orchard standout defensive lineman Adam McLean made it official this month, signing his National Letter of Intent to attend the University of Maryland on a football scholarship. McLean, one…