Bethesda Food, Entertainment Festival to Return on October 5th, 2019

By | 2019-08-07T21:57:12+00:00 August 7th, 2019|Blog|

An outdoors food and entertainment festival will be held in Bethesda on October 5th, its organizers have said. The annual Taste of Bethesda will welcome visitors at the neighborhood's Woodmont Triangle between 11 a.m. and 4 p.m. Some 40 thousand people are expected to visit this year's festival, much like the years before, where around 60

Bethesda-Silver Spring Trail Might Surprise with Early Open

By | 2019-07-31T19:32:23+00:00 July 31st, 2019|Blog|

Commuters might restart enjoying the extension of the busy Capital Crescent Trail to Silver Spring as early as 2021. Speaking at a July 25 briefing to residents in Chevy Chase, the top manager of the public-private partnership (PPP) carrying out the construction heralded an earlier-than-expected completion of the rebuilt part of the trail along which

Big Blue to Open Swimming School in Fairfax, Plans Five More Across Virginia

By | 2019-07-31T15:29:14+00:00 July 30th, 2019|Blog|

A rapidly growing swimming school chain is set to enter Virginia market via Fairfax County in 2020 and already has its eyes on five more locations in the state in the following years. Currently present at five locations in Illinois where it was founded by two professional swimmers a decade ago, Big Blue Swim School (BBSS) has

Crystal City Likely to Have a Larger Commercial District in Fall

By | 2019-07-22T16:03:32+00:00 July 22nd, 2019|Blog|

A downtown management organization in Crystal City, VA, is most likely to cover a larger area in the region following a public hearing in late September. The County Board is expected to authorize a September 21st public hearing to discuss the Crystal City Business Improvement District's (BID) boundaries, feasibility, pros, and cons. The 240-acre area

Baltimore Children’s Museum Reopens After $10M Renovation

By | 2019-07-10T17:50:26+00:00 July 10th, 2019|Blog|

  Now that a fabulous children's education and entertainment center has reopened following a major renovation, it is easier to be  a parent, or a nanny, in and around Baltimore, Maryland. The Port Discovery Children's Museum (PDCM) at 35 Market Place, Baltimore, began accepting visitors of all ages on June 14 after spending a whopping $10 million

Arlington Center Features Intergenerational Gardening Team for Fifth Year

By | 2019-06-03T11:48:05+00:00 May 31st, 2019|Blog|

A community center in Arlington, Virginia, helps teenagers team up with senior citizens to grow plants, raising awareness for environmental preservation, food safety and sustainability. The intergenerational gardening program at Walter Reed Community Center sees growing demand from locals and its crops have multiplied both in quantity and variety over the last five years since

Montgomery County to Inherit Over 200 Fields for Maintenance

By | 2019-06-03T11:41:56+00:00 May 30th, 2019|Blog|

Late American botanist and horticulturist Liberty Hyde Bailey is famous for articulating the significance of hard toil behind eye-catching gardens. "A garden requires patient labor and attention. Plants do not grow merely to satisfy ambitions or to fulfill good intentions. They thrive because someone expended effort on them." So do all green areas that are

14 Ways to Design a Chic Bathroom with Tile

By | 2019-06-03T12:47:13+00:00 May 24th, 2019|Blog|

Have you recently been spending more time in the shower thinking about your bathroom’s design aesthetic? It means that it’s time for a bathroom makeover! Starting from the very basics is a great way to achieve that high impact remodel. What’s more prominent in a bathroom than the tiles after all? We bring to you chic

Arlington remains best US city for runners

By | 2019-04-24T11:52:51+00:00 April 24th, 2019|Blog|

A privately compiled list of most convenient cities for runners across the US has placed Arlington, Virginia, at the top for two years back to back now. According to the financial tech firm SmartAsset’s assessments, for runners, Arlington is the best of its sort out of 98 US cities studied this year, much like the

Remodeling your Kitchen in 2019

By | 2019-04-24T11:53:00+00:00 April 15th, 2019|Blog|

You can update the look and feel of your kitchen with an entire kitchen overhaul, or by making select changes. Get started by making some updates to your kitchen with our list of new ideas here... One place to start updating your kitchen is the kitchen backsplash above your stove, range and high traffic areas.