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Parents and students in Montgomery County protest school start times at a School Board meeting in Rockville. (Jim MacKay/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

Students, Parents Protest Montgomery County School Start Times

Students and parents in Montgomery County, some dressed in their pajamas, are protesting to push back school start times.

06/17/2014

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Montgomery County Schools Scrap Plan To Push Back School Start Times

After months of discussing the possibility of later bell times, Montgomery County Public Schools has scrapped the plan, citing implementation costs of more than $20 million and mixed feedback from the community.

06/10/2014

Illustration by Shashi Arnold, East Silver Spring Elementary.

Md. Elementary Student Competing in Google Doodle Contest

A drawing by a Montgomery County elementary school student is in the running to become a Google Doodle.

04/30/2014

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Montgomery County Schools Seek Snow Days Waiver

Montgomery County Public Schools have applied for a state waiver to avoid having to extend the school year by a full week due to this year’s snow days.

03/16/2014

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School Districts Blasted By Teachers, Students Over Snow Decision

The decision to start class on time Wednesday morning despite snowy and potentially dangerous road conditions is creating a stir in Montgomery and Prince George’s counties.

02/26/2014

Physicians are expressing concern that a 90-day grace period rule for health plans covered under the Affordable Care Act will allow insurance companies to deny payment to doctors.  (Getty Images)

Active Tuberculosis Case Confirmed at Md. High School

A case of active tuberculosis has been confirmed at a Montgomery County High School.

02/09/2014

Nearly one-third (31 percent) of recent grads reported their monthly loan payments as greater than 12 percent of their income, a nearly 10 percent increase from 2000. Photo credit: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images

Md. School Holds Special Party For Straight A Students Only

Eastern Middle School in Silver Spring held a special dance Tuesday, rewarding students who have stellar grades with food and socializing and leaving out the others.

02/04/2014

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Montgomery County Schools Face Frigid Backlash

Officials with Montgomery County Public Schools are facing backlash from parents, students and some teachers after a decision was made to open schools on time despite a frigid cold front setting all-time record low temperatures across the region.

01/07/2014

File photo of child drinking chocolate milk. (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Strawberry Milk To Be Removed From Montgomery County Schools

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12/11/2013

Thousands of Muslims gather to pray and celebrate Eid al-Adha inside the Discovery Sports Center in Boyds on Oct. 15, 2013. (Photo by Kevin Patrick/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

Islamic Holiday Not Included in Montgomery Co. School Calendar

The Muslim community in Montgomery County didn’t get the results it wanted to make a major Islamic holy day an official school holiday.

11/12/2013

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