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Germantown Pulse will from time to time post an editorial essay. These editorials are the voice of the Germantown Pulse. Opinions expressed in the Germantown Pulse  Editoral Page are the opinions of the editorial staff, unless otherwise stated in the byline of the article.

July 19, 2019

Over the long Fourth of July weekend, the family took an entertaining trip to the small Indiana town of Hawkins. Hawkins is very much like Germantown; it boasts a hardworking populace, a brave and dedicated police department, curious and smart youth, and a rather large...

April 17, 2019

On Saturday Germantown resident Astu Nable, an African-American, who immigrated to the United States from the West African country of Togo was attacked and robbed as he walked on the street where he lives in Germantown. Unfortunately, Germantown residents getting mugge...

August 31, 2018

If you weren’t at Gunners Lake Local Park last Saturday afternoon, you missed something. Something that Germantown hasn’t seen a quite a while. You missed out on civic pride and community. It was glorious, and not just the weather. It was an event which will hopefully...

August 22, 2018

August is often seen as the end of summer, but here at the Germantown Pulse, it has always been about the beginning. The Pulse was founded in August of 2014, and we celebrate our fourth anniversary this month.

   Since its founding Germantown Pulse has worked to br...

June 20, 2018

Next Tuesday promises to be a historic day in Montgomery County. Next Tuesday is Election Day. It is the day when citizens begin the process of choosing their leaders for the next four years; it is Primary Day. It is the day that the UpCounty moves from the back seat t...

April 7, 2018

County Executive Ike Leggett is playing with fire, well at least he’s playing with fire protection in Germantown. Leggett has suggested the elimination of a full-time, full-staffed paramedic engine from the central Germantown fire station on Crystal Rock Drive.


February 22, 2018

Our community has been shaken and shocked by revelations of a student bringing a gun to school and another accused of making threats to a high school on social media.

   Our nation is dealing with a range of emotions as we come to grips with the grief, sorrow, frustrati...

December 19, 2017

It seems the folks at WalletHub have named Germantown the worst college town in the United States.

   Germantown is also the worst place to go shark fishing; the worst place to pan for gold; the worst place to hunt tigers; and it is also the worst place see gawk in awe...

December 8, 2017

It has been two years since the Germantown Pulse first suggested that it might be nice for a town of 100,000 people to have some sort of civic event to celebrate the holiday season.

   Two years ago the Pulse wrote, “As millions watched the lighting of the National...

November 28, 2017

Repealing Net Neutrality would allow giant chain media to work in concert with Internet conglomerates to limit access to independent, alternative and local news and information, warned LION Publishers about the upcoming vote by the FCC.

   “Giving a clear go-ahead for a...

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