The Washington Post
Kelly: A visit to the Montgomery County Historical Society's local history library
The first question out of Answer Man's mouth when he arrived at the Jane C. Sween Library in downtown Rockville was: "Who was Jane C. Sween, anyway?" The answer was unexpected.
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Comedy for the Cure & Cinderella Cares- fighting for lung cancer on April 26th
Sonia Salmon-Gayle promotes Cinderella Cares event Comedy for a Cure on April 26th to bring funds and awareness to lung cancer.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Detroit Bishop Who Resigned Over Same-Sex Marriage Announcement Starts New Church In Maryland
Six months after resigning as pastor of a small church in downtown Detroit over her announcement that she had married a woman in Iowa, Bishop Allyson D. Nelson Abrams has opened a new church in Silver Spring, Md., with the goal of pastoring the kind of ministry she feels God has called on her to lead.
QuickHits: Weekend picks for Montgmoery, Prince Georgea s and Fairfax counties
Washington D.C.-based, Southern-flavored Rock band MELODIME returns to Jammin Java in Vienna on Saturday on tour for their latest album, ”Where the Sinners and the Saints Collide.” The AFI Silver Theatre and Cultural Center in Silver Spring will celebrate Record Store Day 2014 with a screening of Lisa Barros D'Sa and Glenn Leyburn's ... (more)
Global Communities' Selline Korir Receives Prestigious Award from The ...
Silver Spring, MD Global Communities' Selline Korir recently received the prestigious Mitek Pemper Award of Augsburg University for Reconciliation and International Understanding for her work as the Director of the Kenya Tuna Uwezo program.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Chevy Chase hires again on Purple Line battle - AGA adds three amid ...
CHEVY CHASE HIRES AGAIN ON PURPLE LINE BATTLE: The town of Chevy Chase is bringing on additional lobbying reinforcements in their battle against a proposed Maryland light rail line.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Lessons Passed Through Generations with Pinewood Derby
Since 1953, millions of Cub Scouts in the United States have competed in Pinewood Derby racing events as a rite of passage.
A New Study Shows Residing in High Altitude Military Facilities...
SILVER SPRING, MD, April 16, 2014 - Overweight U.S. service members are 41 percent less likely to transition to clinical obesity when stationed at military facilities located at high altitude, according to a new study published today in the peer-reviewed journal, PLoS One .
Teenage Girl Missing in Montgomery County
A teenage girl is missing from Montgomery County and police are asking for the public's help in locating her.
Thames looks to checkmate rivals in Montgomery District 5 race
Jeffrey Thames grew up playing chess with his father in Gary, Ind., learning the finer points of the game and the life lessons they can convey.
Electrical Construction and Maintenance
Electrical Alliance Contractors Win WBC Craftsmanship Awards for 19 Projects
The Craftsmanship Awards are an annual celebration of excellent work performed by local contractors who display exceptional workmanship, superior skills and individual effort in projects.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Endorsements: for sheriff, clerk of court, Circuit Court judges
In the Democratic primary for Montgomery County sheriff, incumbent Darren M. Popkin is running for a second term after succeeding longtime sheriff Raymond Kight following the 2010 election.
Montgomery school system studying fairness of private contributions
From gardens to benches, scoreboards to playground equipment, public schools across Montgomery County receive facility improvements that are paid for with private contributions rather than out of the county's pocket.
$110M Loan Secured, Work Begins on Quarry...
Start each day with GlobeSt.com's Washington, DC AM Alert for original coverage of the latest transactions and trends shaping the commercial real estate industry.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Annapolis confrontation adds tension to Montgomery County Council race
A confrontation in a Maryland delegate's Annapolis office on the last day of the General Assembly session has links to two candidates running for the Montgomery County Council's 5th District seat.
National Review Online
Jillian Kay Melchior: 'You Wanted Your Ukraine?'
Volunteers in camouflage walk the streets surrounding Kiev's Maidan Nezalezhnosti, trying to keep the scene of their legendary protest safe and orderly.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
The Washington Post
Free and Easy: Dana Tai Soon Burgess, D.C. Emancipation Day, Blues Alley Youth Orchestra
From artist Craig Kraft's "Markings: Graffiti From the Ground Zero Blues Club." Go behind the scenes and see how a dance troupe creates a piece when the Dana Tai Soon Burgess Dance Company rehearses a work Burgess choreographed in conjunction with the National Portrait Gallery's "Dancing the Dream" exhibition.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
MoCo WOW Houses: $5.4 Million Nantucket Feel; $1 Million in Golf...
Check out these stunning houses for sale from around Montgomery County. Bethesda This extraordinary stone and shingle home by Gibson Builders with a Nantucket influence has six bedrooms and nine bathrooms.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
The Universities at Shady Grove Honors 25 Seniors at 10th Annual...
The Universities at Shady Grove today recognized 25 of its top graduating senior students, who have demonstrated leadership, service and dedication to USG and their community.