• Montgomery County scheduled to act on lawn pesticides bill

    ROCKVILLE, Md. (AP) — The Montgomery County Council is scheduled to take action on a bill relating to pesticide use on lawns. The council is set to gather Tuesday to consider the measure. The bill…

  • Garden Plot: Follow this non-toxic plan for a better looking lawn

    Montgomery County is debating a law that would severely restrict the use of herbicides and insecticides on residential lawns. But Garden Editor Mike McGrath says homeowners can get a better lawn without nasty chemicals. Here’s how.