People + Places

Boardroom Salon for Men in Rockville, Md

Boardroom Salon for Men Opens First Maryland Location at Montrose Crossing

The luxury salon is known for its innovative unlimited haircut memberships.
Senior Planet Montgomery offers free technology classes to seniors

Living in a Digital World

Senior Planet Montgomery wants to change the way people think about aging by offering free technology classes to older adults.
Dog bar Bark Social opens in Bethesda

A New Place for Fido to Play

Bark Social, the area's first off-leash dog park and coffee shop, opens at Pike and Rose in North Bethesda.
The benefits of having a hobby during the pandemic

The Upside of Having a Hobby

The key to self-improvement this year? Your beloved pastime.
Sexual health educator and multidisciplinary artist Twanna A. Hines

This Sexual Health Educator is Sharing Her Expertise on the Stage

Silver Spring's Twanna A. Hines specializes in what she calls "social impact entertainment."

8-year-old Activist Awarded with Governor’s Citation

Cavanaugh Bell of Gaithersburg founded the nonprofit organization Cool and Dope in 2018 to "make positivity a thing."
"What's Happening MoCo?" podcast

“What’s Happening MoCo?” Connects Residents to Important Resources, Topics

County Cable Montgomery employee Derrick Kenny launched the podcast last year.
Gaithersburg collage artist Sandra Davis

Turning Online Conversations into Art

Gaithersburg collage artist Sandra Davis' recent work is a response to current events being discussed on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.

Mid-Atlantic Media acquires MetroKids magazine

"We look forward to providing valuable content to families in the Delaware Valley,” said CEO Craig Burke.

This Local Musician is Tackling Social Issues in Her Songs

Natalie Jean of Kensington finds inspiration for her music from the world around her.