• News for Community

    Thursday, March 12, 2020
    [Updated 3/12/2020] Dear OTC Community, In accordance with the actions taken by Governor Hogan prohibiting public events of more than 250 people, we wanted to update you on our current activities on campus. Performances of The Amateurs will continue as scheduled through the weekend in the 150-seat Mulitz-Gudelsky Theatre Lab. We will reassess the situation on Monday and make the best decision ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community
    Tuesday, March 10, 2020
    There is no higher priority to Sandy Spring Museum than the safety of our patrons and employees. We are continuing to monitor the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak and its possible impact on Montgomery County. We want you to feel confident when visiting the Museum and ask staff and patrons to stay home if you are showing signs of illness. Registration may be transferred to a future program if you ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community
    Tuesday, March 10, 2020
      Governor Hogan Signs Emergency Legislation, Announces Coronavirus Response TeamWill Convene Full Cabinet Tomorrow, Meet With Long-Term Care Community ANNAPOLIS, MD—Governor Larry Hogan today, after joining Vice President Mike Pence at the White House for a teleconference with the nation’s governors, enacted emergency legislation granting him the authority to transfer resources from the ...read more
    Categories: Community, Chamber
    Monday, March 09, 2020
    Please see coronavirus precautions prepared by Dr. James Robb, virologist and former professor of pathology, University of California San Diego.  Advice from a virologist   As some of you may recall, when I was a professor of pathology at the University of California San Diego, I was one of the first molecular virologists in the world to work on coronaviruses (the 1970s). I was the first to ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Human Interest, Community
    Friday, February 07, 2020
    Sandy Spring Museum Accepting Festival Sponsorships!Sandy Spring Museum's 39th Annual Strawberry Festival Saturday, June 6, 2020 Sunday, June 7, 2020 Hi there, Looking at your 2020 marketing budget? Be sure to save a slice for the 39th Annual Strawberry Festival at Sandy Spring Museum! How sweet would it be for you to sponsor this local family-favorite?  We are so ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community
    Wednesday, November 06, 2019
    A law that was enacted during Maryland’s 2019 Legislative Session (Chapter 579) bans the use of food service products composed of expanded polystyrene (EPS), commonly referred to under the trademark name of Styrofoam.   EPS food service products of any variety (cups, plates, bowls, trays, egg cartons, etc.) left in any food service inventory should be used by July 1, 2020, when the law goes into ...read more
    Categories: Community, Political, Press Release