Friday, August 7, 2020

Lily Qi, Maryland House of Delegates, District 15 Lily Qi is making her voice—and the voices of other immigrants across Montgomery County—heard
Lily Qi, Maryland House of Delegates, District 15

Lily Qi is making her voice—and the voices of other immigrants across Montgomery County—heard

The freshman delegate from District 15, Maryland's first Chinese-born legislator, is passionate about economic competitiveness and inclusiveness.
A new look for the August-September issue of Montgomery Magazine

A New Look for Montgomery Magazine

We've updated our design and content for the August-September 2020 issue.
Author Ellen Oh talks about her nonprofit We Need Diverse Books

Q&A: Ellen Oh, Author and Co-founder of We Need Diverse Books

Tired of seeing a lack of Asian representation in kid lit, the Bethesda author began writing her own children's books.
Hal Horenberg of Home At Last sanctuary helps foster dogs get adopted

Finding a Forever Home for Fido

Hal Horenberg of Home At Last Sanctuary has one goal: No animal left behind.

Where to Get Quality Craft Cocktails to Go Across the County

These four restaurants and bars are offering alcoholic beverages as part of their takeout menu.
Meet Honey, Call Your Mother's new pink and teal bagel trolley in Bethesda

Call Your Mother Opens New (Old) Bagel Trolley in Bethesda

The popular D.C-based eatery is selling bagel sandwiches and coffee from an antique streetcar next to Suburban Hospital.
Ronnie Baras, also known as "Ronnie the Great," is a comic hypnotist and mentalist from Kemp Mill

A certified hypnotherapist, Ronnie Baras specializes in good, clean fun

The Kemp Mill entertainer has been putting audiences under his spell for more than 20 years.
"Adventures in Kindness" mother-daughter author duo, Carrie and Sophia Fox

Creating kind kids

"Adventures in Kindness," a new book by a Potomac fifth grader and her mom, offers kids 52 ways to practice kindness at home, at school and in their community.
Unexpected hot dog topping combinations

Try these unexpected hot dog topping combinations at your next cookout

Ronnie Heckman, owner of Caddies Bar and Grill in Bethesda, recommends a crab mac ‘n’ cheese dog.
How to grill the perfect hamburger

How to grill the perfect hamburger

Bill Edelblut, owner of O’Donnell’s Market in Potomac, shares his burger wisdom.
George Zaidan, author of "Ingredients"

Bethesda native George Zaidan explores the science of packaged ingredients his first book

"Ingredients" offers a layman-friendly look at the strange chemistry of the products we consume and put on our bodies every day

Richard Montgomery student-led activist club organizes petition to change school name 

The Rockville high school is named after a former slave owner.
Gaitherburg Book Festival to host discussion on diversity

Gaitherburg Book Festival to host virtual discussion on diversity

Author Wade Hudson will moderate live panel conversation on how books can inspire empathy and understanding.
Three Montgomery County organizations win grants from Maryland Historical Society

Maryland Historical Society awards grants to three Montgomery County organizations

Two Montgomery County historical societies and a museum receive capacity-building funds to put towards heritage projects
Chief Bailey and firefighters at Montgomery County Fire Rescue Station 4 in Sandy Spring

Meet Division Chief Charles Bailey

The 30-year firefighting veteran is coordinating Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Service’s coronavirus response and rethinking firefighting methodology