2022 Summer Fun Guide Where everybody knows somebody’s name Our Cool House Melissa Mollet Melissa Mollet leaves the traffic behind Juliet Glasser: What do people look like when they're alone?

Summer outdoor living

  Photos by David Stuck Few neighborhoods were more distinctly designed around the concept of indoor-outdoor than Bethesda’s Potomac Overlook, a planned mid-century enclave with “California modern” homes tucked into dense, mature woods and gentle hills...

2022 Summer Fun Guide

By Rachel Kohn The trees are an explosion of green, the flowers are blooming, and school is almost out: all signs that summer is nigh in MoCo. Whether you are looking forward to kicking back...

Where everybody knows somebody’s name

Photos by David Stuck Dig into a plate of chicken and waffles at Tom and Ray’s in Damascus and you’ll notice that almost every other diner knows someone else — a long-time customer who’s friends...

Our Cool House

All houses have stories. Ours is central air. The HVAC system caught our eye on the walk-through in 1986 because, well, it was huge. A super-size horizontal air handler rested on a stand above...

Take a Vacation

By Kathleen Uy, Librarian I (Adult & Teen Service) Montgomery County Public Libraries, White Oak Library The pandemic of the last two years had many people canceling or curtailing their travel plans. Now in 2022...

Vietfood to open in Twinbrook

Vietfood has plans to open a location in the Twinbrook neighborhood of Rockville, according to Montgomery Business Scene. The 1,500-square-foot store was previously occupied by Asia Market. The Twinbrook Shopping Center at 1902 Veirs...
Melissa Mollet

Melissa Mollet leaves the traffic behind

Born in Gaithersburg when it was “a slower version of what it is now,” Melissa Mollet is known as morning traffic reporter on NBC4. And if our traffic is a downer, Mollet leavens her...

Juliet Glasser: What do people look like when they’re alone?

Juliet Glasser, of Silver Spring, has been into art forever. The 18 year old who spent her high school years at the Visual Arts Center at Einstein High School has already commissioned multiple works...

JUNCTION BISTRO, BAR & BAKERY

Junction, an American bistro, has opened a new spot in Chevy Chase. Fresh-baked breads and pastries, unique and flavorful breakfast, lunch, brunch and dinner offerings. Specialty coffees such as nitro vanilla oat, peanut butter...

IVELA SPORTS LOUNGE

Ivela Sports Lounge will open in the space formerly occupied by Urban Winery in downtown Silver Spring. Major alterations include the addition of a kitchen. 949 Bonifant St., Unit A, Silver Spring

Carving Colin and the Brookside chainsaw commission

Countless people find themselves in jobs they don’t love. Olney resident Colin Vale was one of them. Early in his career as a computer programmer, he felt overworked, physically stressed and plain unhappy. As...

Men’s Health: The latest word on prostate cancer

How common is prostate cancer? About one man in eight will be diagnosed with prostate cancer during his lifetime. It is the most common cancer and the second leading cause of death in men...