Say goodbye to cards

 
On July 28, the Montgomery County Board of Education unanimously approved changes to expense procedures – including the elimination of county-funded credit cards.
 
The changes take effect…

Achievement gap persists

ROCKVILLE- Students and parents have marched against it, leaders have studied it, and officials pay millions of dollars to addressing it. Despite efforts to close the achievement gap, county officials…

Council considers immigrants

 
ROCKVILLE- Montgomery County is jumping into the illegal immigration debate.
As Governor Martin O’Malley moves to place unaccompanied immigrant children in federal foster homes in Maryland, Mon…

MCPS adjusts math scores

 
ROCKVILLE – County school officials say they recalculated failing test scores of thousands of Algebra 1B students to reflect scores in previous years because of “extenuating circumstances.”…

Local graduate sets his sights

ROCKVILLE – Montgomery County-raised Tim Hwang is not your average 22-year-old. He’s a founder, CEO, entrepreneur and winner of Ernst & Young’s Entrepreneur of the Year. His accomplishments,…