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Van Hollen to Welcome Veteran, Advocate as Guest at State of the Union

Van Hollen to Welcome Veteran, Advocate as Guest at State of the Union

 

The following information was sent to us by Bridgett Frey:

 

Candidate Filing Deadline Approaches

Candidate Filing Deadline Approaches

 

The Board of Elections notes that the deadline for candidates to file for the 2012 Primary Election is Tuesday, January 11, 2012, at 9 p.m.  Individuals interested in running for Board of Education Districts 2, 4, or At Large positions may file their candidacy with the Montgomery County Board of Elections at 18753 N. Frederick Avenue, Suite 210, in Gaithersburg.  Candidates for all other offices on the 2012 Primary ballot should contact the Maryland State Board of Elections for deadlines and filing locations. 

RIFE 2011 - LBGT Films October 22

RIFE 2011 - LBGT Films October 22

 

REEL Independent Film Extravaganza will feature a selection of LGBT films on Saturday October 22 starting at 4PM.

First up are the short narrative film Figure/Ground and the feature length documentary The Sisterhood. Written and directed by Daniel Henry, Figure/Ground is a drama about Jim, a young artist in the South, struggling to make it in tough economic times. Beautifully shot, the film depicts a story of young man representative of what many are now calling “The Lost Generation.”

Montgomery County To Hold Voter Registration Drives At Public Libraries

Montgomery County To Hold Voter Registration Drives At Public Libraries

The following notice was sent from Marjorie Roher:

Volunteers from the Future Vote Program of the Montgomery County Board of Elections will conduct voter registration drives on Saturdays from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. during November at local public libraries according to the following schedule:

 

Governor O'Malley To Lead Trade Mission To India

Governor O'Malley To Lead Trade Mission To India

 

The following information was sent to us by Raquel Guillory:

 

Modus Union Uniting Members of Congress, Philanthropic Community, & Fashion Industry for One Night

Modus Union Uniting Members of Congress,  Philanthropic Community, & Fashion Industry for One Night

Members of Congress, local athletes, philanthropists and the fashion industry are assembling for DC’s Modus Union Spring 2011 – a unique event supporting prevention and early detection of cancer in women.

Modus Union Spring 2011 features a full runway show by acclaimed fashion designer Marc Bouwer (www.MarcBouwer.com), a 3-D film presentation previewing Bouwer’s Fall 2011 line, and an art installation and silent auction featuring some of the most talented visual artists in DC. The proceeds from this one-of-a-kind gathering will benefit Cancer Schmancer (www.CancerSchmancer.org), an organization founded by actress Fran Drescher to prevent cancer in women through education and early detection.

WHAT:          Modus Union Spring 2011

WHEN:          Wednesday, May 4