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  • Mutts Matter Rescue: Sadie’s Perfect Match

    This biweekly column is written by Suzanne Lawter, Director of Community Outreach for Mutts Matter Rescue, a local nonprofit, all-volunteer dog rescue. Mutts Matter is a network of volunteers who love animals and want to make…

  • Suburban Hospital Clears The Way For Interim Parking Lot

    Ten homes that used to surround Suburban Hospital are being demolished and cleared out to make way for the first phase of the medical center’s $225 million expansion project. In March, Suburban got permits to…

  • Small Fire Closes Potomac Private School

    A small fire in a conference room on Monday night has a Potomac private school closed on Tuesday. Alerted by an automatic fire alarm, firefighters responded to the fire a little after 10 p.m. Monday…

  • Morning Notes

    Former Superintendent Paul Vance Dies – Dr. Paul Vance, who was superintendent of MCPS from 1991-1999, died over the weekend. He was 83. [MCPS] Unconfirmed Coyote Sightings – Residents near Ayrlawn Park claim they’ve seen coyotes in…

  • Bethesda Row Fashion Event To Feature ‘DKNY PR GIRL’

    This year’s fashion and style event at Bethesda Row will feature Aliza Licht, the New York fashion publicist behind the popular DKNY PR Girl Twitter account and the author of a career advice book called…

  • Ask Andrew: Thank You

    This sponsored, weekly Q&A column is written by Andrew Goodman, broker/owner of Goodman, Realtors. Based in Bethesda, Andrew serves clients in Maryland, D.C., and Northern Virginia. Please submit comments, questions, and opinions in the comments section or via email.…

  • Sold In Bethesda

       Check out the condo, townhouse and home sales closed last week in Bethesda and Chevy Chase: 5225 Pooks Hill Road; 1 BD | 1 BA condominium; List price: $200,000; Sale price: $190,000 5500 Friendship…

  • Purple Line Boosters Protest In Front Of Chevy Chase Golf Course

      A group of staunch Purple Line advocates feels members of a Chevy Chase country club long opposed to the light rail are getting an unfair amount of access to Gov. Larry Hogan and his…

  • Parking Meters Coming To Chevy Chase, Friendship Heights

    There will be no more free parking at a popular parking spot in Friendship Heights. This month and through June, the Montgomery County Department of Transportation will install parking meters just outside the GEICO corporate…

  • Morning Notes

    Van Hollen, Edwards Square Off In Rockville – In a Sunday candidates forum, Rep. Chris Van Hollen and Rep. Donna Edwards debated for the first time in what’s expected to be a competitive primary for Sen.…

  • Bethesda’s ‘Mushroom House’ Has Been Sold

    Bethesda’s famous “Mushroom House” is off the market. The four-bedroom, three-bathroom home on Allan Road near the D.C. line went on sale to much fanfare in late October. This week, the home’s new owners closed on…

  • Cedar Lane Sidewalk To Close Near Intersection Project

    Crews working on an intersection project in Bethesda will close a sidewalk for approximately two weeks starting on Sunday. The State Highway Administration said it must install new storm drains along Cedar Lane just east…

  • Chevy Chase Residents Again Threaten To Sue State Over Purple Line

    A group of almost two dozen Chevy Chase residents is again threatening to sue the state of Maryland to stop the Purple Line, this time over a wide range of complaints. The Notice of Intent…

  • WWBG: Canned Applause

    Editor’s Note: This column is sponsored by Georgetown Square Wine and Beer (10400 Old Georgetown Road) and Downtown Crown Wine and Beer (303 Copley Place, Gaithersburg). This column was written by Garrett Cruce, certified beer server in the Cicerone Certification…

  • Leggett Revives Task Force To Examine Independent Transit Authority

    County Executive Isiah Leggett has revived the group that first laid out how a countywide bus rapid transit system might work to examine his controversial proposal for an Independent Transit Authority. The Transit Task Force…