Tuesday Jun 24
Bethesda student recognized by Spanish Embassy
Natalie DeSarbo, a fifth-grader at Wood Acres Elementary School in Bethesda, was among three county students invited to the Spanish Embassy, along with their parents and teachers, for special recognition on June 11. The students participated in an annual writing contest sponsored by the Centro Español de Washington, in cooperation with the ... (more)
Olney Theatre conducts food drive for Olney Help
The Olney Theatre Center is collecting nonperishable items for Olney Help's food pantry during its current production of “Avenue Q.” Olney Help provides emergency food and financial assistance to individuals and families in Olney, Sandy Spring, Ashton, Brinklow and Brookeville.
Brookeville teen to compete for Miss Maryland crown
Sara Zeng of Brookeville is Miss Frostburg 2014 and will compete for the title of Miss Maryland on Sunday through June 28 in Hagerstown.
Montgomery Girl Scout volunteers honored for service, leadership
Adult Girl Scout volunteers were recognized for outstanding service on June 1 at the Girl Scouts Association 31 spring meeting at Brighton Woods camp.
Md. state park hosts wounded veteran dog training
State officials say a Maryland state park near Walter Reed National Military Medical Center will be the site of therapeutic dog training by war veterans with post-traumatic stress and traumatic brain injuries.