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School’s Back With Record Enrollment Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) welcomed more than 159,000 students for the first day of the 2016–2017 school year on Aug. 29.  This is more than 2,500 new students to the school system and represents…

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Gaithersburg Teen Writing Club Welcomes New Members Teens ages 12 to 16 are invited to join the Gaithersburg Teen Writing Club, now entering its third school year. Led by Lucinda Marshall and Peggy Ruppel, with support from Gaithersburg librarian Laura…

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RCES Ready for Students Rachel Carson Elementary School (RCES) is already in gear, ready to welcome students and parents to the 2016-2017 school year. The school and its PTA have a number of activities planned to get the year off…

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Shop Maryland Tax-Free Week Believe it or not, the start of the school year is just around the corner. Purchase your fall clothing and footwear the week of Aug. 14 through 20 and you won’t pay state sales tax. During…