2 hrs ago
The Washington Post
Bethesda, Rockville make list of 'Top 10 Snobbiest Small Cities in America'
According to the real estate Web site Movoto.com , these "snooty little cities" in Montgomery County have rich, well-educated, private-school-loving, art gallery devotees who have the "most rigid of standards that must always be met."
4 hrs ago
Synapsify bags $850K
Synapsify has received $850,000 in funding. The investors included Standup Capital and the Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development through the Maryland Venture Fund .
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Body Mass Index Categories in Observational Studies of Weight and Risk of Death
The World Health Organization and the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute have developed standard categories of body mass index /height 2) of less than 18.5 , 18.5-24.9 , 25.0-29.9 , and 30.0 or more .
Snobby sells for two Montgomery Co. communities
But for the real estate bloggers at Movoto.com , snobby can be a good thing. It can mean a higher number of art galleries, high median income level, higher percentages of residents with a college degree, more private schools per capita and higher median home prices.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
OQC Quilt Presented at Walter Reed
This 501 organization is made up entirely of volunteers across the country who fulfill this mission by sending care packages to U.S. Military Medical units overseas and supporting our troops at home.
The Globe and Mail
HPV test may be best to determine cervical cancer risk
Brigid O'Sullivan speaks with her doctor about the HPV vaccine in this file photo.
Many want Bethesda's one-way streets to disappear
A trip through downtown Bethesda's core of one-way streets can throw drivers for a loop, especially if you miss your destination and have to go around again.
Customer Interaction Solutions
FDAnews Announces: Software and Cybersecurity Risk Management for Medical Devices, Oct. 28-29, 2014
Falls Church, VA July 22, 2014 Software and Cybersecurity Risk Management for Medical Devices: Learn Best Practices from FDA and Industry Experts **Presented by FDAnews and GessNet** Oct. 28-29, 2014 - Bethesda, MD http://www.fdanews.com/CybersecurityWorkshopOct This workshop, chaired by internationally renowned expert Fubin Wu and featuring three ... (more)
Virtual Training for Wounded Warriors
"It's normal physical therapy in a unique environment." That's how Christopher A. Rabago, PT, PhD, Center for the Intrepid, Broke Army Medical Center in San Antonio, described virtual reality-based physical therapy at a presentation at the APTA's Combined Sections Meeting titled "Virtual Reality-Based Rehabilitation for Injured Service Members," ... (more)
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Medical News Today
Targeted crowdsourcing for drug repurposing
Experimental drugs proven safe but perhaps not sufficiently effective in initial testing or against a first disease target may sit gathering dust on the shelves of pharmaceutical companies.
Glowing ideas for outdoor lighting
Outdoor lighting can have a dramatic impact on landscaping. Some outdoor lighting options include, from left, Kichler's copper path lights, Terrain's copper Mansard lanterns, NotNeutral's Season metal lantern, Plow & Hearth's Old Brooke light and Kichler's cast-brass deck light.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Combine Solicitation - MacVector software licenses and support
This solicitation incorporates provisions and clauses in effect in the FAR Revision, including all FAR Circulars issued as of the date of this synopsis.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
10-year-old bicyclist struck by vehicle, seriously injured in North Bethesda
A 10-year-old girl was seriously injured when she was struck by a car while riding her bike on Friday evening.
Metrobus Involved in Crash on Beltway On-Ramp
Authorities say four people were injured in a crash involving a car and a Metrobus on an entrance ramp to the Capital Beltway.
MoCo WOW Houses: $1M Brick Home in Bethesda; $999K Brick Colonial;...
Check out these beautiful homes for sale in Montgomery County. Bethesda/Chevy Chase This brick home in Bethesda has 4 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms and is located on a 1-acre lot.
Presolicitation Notice - D-- This requirement is for the procurement...
This requirement is for the procurement of cable television and internet services in suppot of the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland.
Presolicitation Notice - DNA Extraction and Genetic Sequencing of Biofilm Samples
NSWCCD Philadelphia seeks to competitively award a firm fixed price purchase order using Simplified Acquisition Procedures .
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Portland's The Nines acquired for $127M
The Nines Hotel, a luxury downtown hotel built in the heart of the recession that's grappled with debt from the onset, has been sold to a publicly traded real estate investment trust that owns two other prominent Portland hotels.
Mental Help Net
Gene ID'd in Autoinflammatory Syndrome in Children
A candidate gene has been identified in a new autoinflammatory syndrome in children, according to a study published online July 16 in the New England Journal of Medicine .
Awilda Nevarez has been appointed Human Resources Director at Benchmark Hospitality International in The Woodlands (Houston) - TX, USA
Benchmark Hospitality International 4 Waterway Square, Suite 300 The Woodlands , TX 77380 United States Tollfree: 1-888-846-6338 Phone: 367-5757 Visit Website Awilda Nevarez was previously human resources director for the Benchmark-operated Center for Leadership Excellence at Lockheed Martin, Bethesda, Maryland.