1 hr ago
NIH to experiment with high-risk grants
James Anderson works at the US National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland, but he sounds like an eager venture capitalist when he talks about researchers supported by an agency programme to fund 'high-risk, high-reward' grants.
8 hrs ago
Appeals court to hear case of ex-U.Va. lax player
Attorneys for a former University of Virginia lacrosse player are seeking a new trial on charges he killed his ex-girlfriend in 2010.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
PE-backed Vistronix acquires NetCentric Technology and Kimmich Software Systems
Vistronix , a portfolio company of Enlightenment Capital, has bought NetCentric Technology and Kimmich Software Systems.
Appeal in U.Va. lax slaying set for Wednesday
Sunday's storm has already prompted several schools and school districts to delay classes or cancel them altogether.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Chevy Chase Boutique Raises Funds for Women's Foundation
"Giving the women opportunity to earn an equal income or to earn an equal place has become my passion," Nina McLemore said.
Bethesda, Chevy Chase Crime: Burglaries at Philadelphia Mike's, Mattress Warehouse
The following information was supplied by the Montgomery County Police Department in its summary of major crimes occurring in the county between Nov. 18 and 26. The mention of an arrest or charge does not indicate a conviction.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
The Washington Post
Brown racks up 185 endorsements in his bid for Maryland governor
The scene Saturday at a community center in Chevy Chase was a familiar one in the campaign of Maryland Lt.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Endocrine Society Membership Exceeds 17,000 for First Time
Chevy Chase, MD- The Endocrine Society - the world's oldest and largest organization devoted to caring for patients with hormone conditions and researching new treatment breakthroughs - announced today that its membership has exceeded 17,000 people in more than 100 nations for the first time.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Bethesda, Chevy Chase Crime: Assault at Mall Parking Lot
The following information was supplied by the Montgomery County Police Department in its summary of major crimes occurring in the county between Nov. 11 and 19. The mention of an arrest or charge does not indicate a conviction.
The Washington Post
Montgomery school board members to seek reelection
Six months before the June primary, three of four school board members up for reelection in Montgomery County have filed with the state elections board to seek another term.
Hair-brained idea? SmartWig in the works
Few would deny the convenience of being able to take photographs with a smarthphone.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Giant menorah brings Hanukkah to downtown Bethesda for one night
Maryland state Sen. Brian Frosh lights a menorah on Dec. 1 during the Chabad Center of Bethesda's sixth annual Chanukah Family Spectacular at Bethesda Row.
Rare species could delay Md.'s Purple Line light-rail
A shrimp-like creature taking up residence in Rock Creek Park is giving proposed plans for Maryland's Purple Line light-rail a run for its money.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Healy: Fuck You And The Asswipe Who Sold You My Email Address
Don't let the New York address fool you; 14 Wall Street is actually the office of Regus, a company that will provide a virtual 'office' address to anyone with $149 per month to spend .
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Thanksgiving Day Bloat? 5 Ways to Feel Better Fast
You gobbled down the turkey, mashed potatoes, and stuffing, then layered on a slice of Grandma's pumpkin pie.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
With 245-Apartment Complex, JBG Continues Takeover of 8th Street NW
Having successfully conquered the area around the intersection of 14th and U streets NW, the JBG Companies have rounded the corner and will soon have a second epicenter along 8th Street NW and Florida Avenue.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
High Testosterone Increases Mortality Risk?
Chevy Chase, MD-Older men whose testosterone levels were neither low nor high tended to live longer, according to new research accepted for publication in The Endocrine Society's Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism .
Fri Nov 22, 2013
National 4-H Council Hosts Inaugural National Youth Summit Series
NATIONAL 4-H COUNCIL HOSTS INAUGURAL NATIONAL YOUTH SUMMIT SERIES Nov. 22, 2013 Source: National 4-H Council news release National 4-H Council and its National 4-H Youth Conference Center will host a series of educational youth summits to engage youth and introduce and advance their skills in science, technology, engineering and mathematics , and ... (more)
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Hotel Deal in Bethesda Offers Special Menu for Thanksgiving Day Meal
If spending hours in the kitchen doesn't sound like the best way to enjoy the day, the Bethesda North Marriott Hotel & Conference Center is offering a delicious alternative at its North Bethesda, MD restaurant.
The Washington Post
Critics say Doug Duncan's support for Purple Line has changed in key ways over the years
While answering questions from Democratic activists at a Rockville restaurant Monday night, Doug Duncan - the former Montgomery County executive who is running to regain that office - said he'd "always" been a steadfast supporter of the Purple Line .