In this Issue

Grand Time in the Grand Canyon: This UNESCO World Heritage Site Offers Unparalleled Views

By Eric D. Goodman  The day unfolds with the rhythmic hum of wheels on asphalt as our rented passenger van cruises through northern Arizona toward...

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...

Vocational Fulfillment in Your Golden Years

Many adult education instructors are retirees who are pursuing new vocations they are passionate about and eager to share with lifelong learners. Washington Metro Oasis,...

Skin Cancer Preventing, Identifying and Treating Skin Cancer

Skin cancer is the most common type of cancer worldwide, with millions of cases diagnosed each year. Silver Spring oncologist and hematologist Dr. Ali Kashif says...

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...

On Stage Flying V: Theater by and for Nerds – and the Rest of...

There’s a little bit of nerd in each of us. Once a high school slur for socially awkward outsiders, in recent years nerd culture...

A Historic House of Worship

In 1853, Oratio Clagett, a local farmer, donated the land that is now home to the Potomac Methodist Church to a group of Methodist...

Attman’s Potomac Deli: A Storied History of Family and Incredible Food

Attman’s Deli in Potomac has been a staple of the community for years, with General Manager Sam Lerner at the helm. Lerner has been...

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...

Rockville Couple Remodel for Climate Future: NetZero Home Produces More Energy Than It Consumes

Clark and Colleen Reed started their journey to NetZero with a drafty fixer-upper in Rockville. When they bought the 1,200 square foot 2-bedroom single-family...