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Home Repair Skills Empower Women, Create Community

When Licia Galinsky bought an old wood frame house on Ritchie Avenue in Silver Spring in 2021, her plan was to develop the property...

Local Architect Designs After-School Architecture Program for Kids

One Montgomery County man is bringing a new after-school program to local students in the form of architecture classes meant to teach kids all...

New Montgomery Parks Director Brings Excitement and Experience to the Job

The daughter of Cuban immigrants is the new director of Montgomery Parks. Miti Figueredo, 54, assumed the position in January 2024, replacing Mike Reily, who...

Charitable Giving: Making a Meaningful Difference in Montgomery

For more than 50 years, the Greater Washington D.C. Community Foundation has advised thousands of individuals, families and businesses seeking to make a meaningful...

Erasing the Dead and the Living

Atop a hill on the west side of River Road in southwest Bethesda, stands Macedonia Baptist Church. Built in 1920, it remains the most...

Cheryl Kagan’s Other Passion

The state senator finds solace from politics in promoting contemporary folk music. Article and Photos By Susan C. Ingram On a bright and balmy Sunday afternoon,...

Jamie Raskin On Grief and Gratitude

Even Rep. Jamie Raskin’s fiercest, Donald Trump-defending political opponents wouldn’t begrudge him missing a few days of work amid chemotherapy treatment for lymphoma. But the...

Cold Noses, Warm Hearts

STORY AND PHOTOS By Andrea F. Siegel Noses and eyes are trained toward this Rockville kitchen, where food is being prepared. Impatient diners pace or whine,...

A Comeback for the American Chestnut?

On an early fall day, orange spray can in hand, Bruce Levine weaves his way through an orchard of American chestnut trees in Sunshine,...

Montgomery County financial specialist Miguel Villegas tells how to plan for a comfortable ride

By Raquel Alfaro Do you find yourself daydreaming of retiring to a beach? Or maybe you hope to travel the world. But before you buy...