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On Friday, 9/11, D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser hosted a press conference at DC Engine company 16 to honor and recognize first responders. In observance of 9/11 Day of Service on the 19th anniversary of the September 11 attacks, 9/11 Day teamed up with Chef José Andrés’ World Central Kitchen to deliver more than 35,000 meals from independently-owned local restaurants to support first responders and frontline healthcare workers in more than 30 cities nationwide. At least 5,000 of these meals were delivered in Washington, D.C.

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Montgomery County has been plagued by maladies for decades: choked roads, no jobs, a rickety tax base relying almost entirely on homeowners, under-served neighborhoods—just to name a few. Residents in Clarksburg travel two hours one way to get to their jobs in Northern Virginia. Prince Georg…

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Gaithersburg /Germantown, MD (September 15, 2020) –The Gaithersburg-Germantown Chamber of Commerce (GGCC) held its 30th Annual Business Golf Classic at Worthington Manor Golf Club, 8329 Fingerboard Road, Urbana, Maryland on Friday, September 11, 2020. Tournament participants enjoyed a variet…

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I want to address one of the open issues causing an impasse in contract negotiations between my employer, Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS), and my union, the Montgomery County Education Association (MCEA). What is the open issue? Teachers want to add the four social justice words “sch…

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During this really tough time please help Christmas in April*Prince George's County. Their 31st Annual Golf Tournament is October 5 at Joint Base Andrews, where Air Force One lands. Help support the volunteer program which has repaired 2,814 homes of elderly and disabled citizens of Prince G…

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When John Thompson arrived at Archbishop John Carroll High School he was tall, skinny, and shy. After a lot of hard work, became a real force on the court. Our team was the first great success story of an integrated high school athletic team in the Civil Rights era in D.C. We became mythical…

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Roy Lester who coached at Richard Montgomery, Paint Branch, and Magruder High Schools and The University of Maryland passed away in the Spring. He was the first person to receive the key to the city of Rockville. As more details on the service become available we will report them. To share c…

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La Tur is unique made of cow’s, goat, and sheep’s milk. It comes from Piedmont where you can forage for truffles or discover a fine Italian wine. Because of its texture, enjoy it for dessert instead of ice cream.

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The choice is quite simple. The option is former Vice President of the United States Joe Biden. Yes, I like the United States, Sen. Kamala Harris. Boy, would I like to see her take apart United States of America President Donald Trump during the presidential debates in 2020. She proudly demonstrated her prosecutorial skills as […]

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I am a retired federal employee writing to raise public awareness about the Fair COLA for Seniors Act, H.R. 1553, which would provide more accurate annual cost-of-living-adjustments (COLAs) for Social Security beneficiaries, federal annuitants and veterans. The legislation would bring much-n…

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Seth Ammerman, MD FAAP FSAHM FASAM Alliance Medical Center Healdsburg CA and Mission Neighborhood Health Center San Francisco, CA

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Donate fresh produce from your garden, groceries, or CSA box to help local families in need. Demands on food pantries have increased exponentially with the ongoing health crisis and economic challenges.

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The rind of this cheese has a coat of tomato and extra virgin olive oil, which gives it a tang. It is made of raw sheep’s milk produced in March, hence the name, and available in June. Don’t wait till 2021 see if you can find some now to take away the quarantine blues.

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August 9, 2020 – Rose Zhang outlasted defending champion Gabriela Ruffels in 38 holes to win the 120th U.S. Women’s Amateur at Woodmont Country Club. The second-longest match in championship history ended in heartbreaking fashion for Ruffels, who lipped out a 3-foot par putt to extend the match.

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August 3-9, 2020 – Gabriela Ruffels trailed in all five of her matches in the 120th U.S. Women’s Amateur, but each time she found a way to come out ahead when it mattered the most. The defending champion delivered clutch shots throughout her two victories on Saturday, rallying to earn a bert…

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Sentinel alum reporter Bob Woodward, who had replaced Knight Kiplinger on the Sentinel staff, and Carl Bernstein working at The Washington Post uncovered and exposed the  scandal. President Gerald  Ford who succeeded Nixon eventually hired Sentinel alum Ron Nessen as his press secretary.

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The store moved from Montrose Crossing also owned by Federal Realty. Anthropologie took over the space formerly occupied by Barnes and Noble at Bethesda Row. You can find a story about that permanently closed location in our  archives. At Congressional Plaza due to COVID curbside delivery is…

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Nocetto Di Capra is a soft-ripened goat cheese from Lombardy. The milk comes from Orobica goats. It is sweet without being overpowering. Well worth the velvety texture experience on your palate. Nocetto Di Capra is available at Dibruno Brothers