People + Places

Indigro Plant Design: Takoma Park’s newest potted plant paradise

Plant parents and soon-to-be plant parents can rejoice as this new Takoma Park Main Street business specializes in helping home owners and businesses incorporate...

Chopping it up with Chef George Rodrigues

  Brazilian chef George Rodrigues has sliced and diced his way through the restaurant industry with a resume that includes being the chef de cuisine...

Building on History: Anita Neal Powell shines a light on the county’s historic Black...

By Susan Ingram Since 1977, Anita Neal Powell, founder of the Lincoln Park Historical Foundation, has been laser-focused on bringing Montgomery County’s historic Black communities...

A tale of two segregated communities: ‘Finding Fellowship’ reveals how a racial divide was...

Sometimes history is hidden in plain sight. Just ask lawyer, and now documentary co-producer, Jason Green. He uncovered his family’s deep roots in a now-lost...

Designer breathes fresh air into 1990s Gaithersburg home

  By Susan C. Ingram The “before” pictures taken for designer Sharifa Wellman’s latest design/build project might beg the question, “What’s the problem?” The kitchen and...

PGA Tour SuperStore to open Rockville Location

  Get ready to shop like the pros as major golf and tennis retailer PGA Tour Superstore prepares to open up shop at White Flint...

Capturing the extraordinary in the ordinary

Photography by Tammy Page When the pandemic upended routines and expectations, Tammy Page grabbed her camera and began to capture the bustling lives of those...

Then and Now: Connecticut Avenue in Kensington

Connecticut Avenue was hardly an avenue in the 1950s, when an unknown photographer snapped this photo at Beach Drive. A nimble runner could have...

The Sanz brothers celebrate 10 years of Young Artists of America

Kristofer Sanz originally set out to be a jazz saxophonist, wanting to do something different from his older brother, Rolando Sanz, an operatic tenor...

Upkeep for Border Stones Knows No Boundary

If you ever drove on East West Highway in Silver Spring, you likely passed without knowing it one of the country’s oldest national monuments....