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6 Popular Layouts that Work in Every Modern Kitchen

By |2019-09-16T17:14:55+00:00September 16th, 2019|Blog|

  The old saying “Too many cooks spoil the broth” certainly doesn’t apply in the 21st century kitchen anymore; For it has evolved into a multi-cook room with designated spaces for all stages of making a dish. No longer do grandmas sit at the dining tables, chopping the ingredients for their special recipe; now the chopping is

Loudoun Sheriff to Educate Students About Dangers of Vaping

By |2019-09-11T22:59:59+00:00September 11th, 2019|Blog|

Just when American parents thought they had enough concerns because of addictive substances and devices, they suddenly face a new enemy: E-cigarettes. In Loudoun County, Virginia, nevertheless, they breathe a sigh of relief thanks to Sheriff's Office's determination to help educate their kids about the dangers of vaping. As part of recent updates to curriculum

13 Ways to Avoid a Remodeling Nightmare

By |2019-09-11T15:18:05+00:00September 2nd, 2019|Blog|

Remodeling a house is not a cheap investment. We are talking at least tens or hundreds of thousands of dollars and weeks of lost time. In fact, according to a report by Harvard’s Joint Center for Housing Studies titled “Improving America’s Housing 2019”, the remodeling industry is a whopping $400 Billion industry in the USA

Silver Spring to Install One-of-a-Kind Intersection for Road Safety

By |2019-08-27T18:56:40+00:00August 27th, 2019|Blog|

In Montgomery county's Silver Spring, Maryland, authorities are busy installing a new intersection. Currently under construction, it will slow down vehicles and also put a greater distance between them and cyclists. The 'protected intersection' already has some of its features, like four corner islands, in place at 2nd Avenue and Spring Street. Its completion with

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

By |2019-09-04T19:47:26+00:00August 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+00:00July 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+00:00July 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+00:00July 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+00:00July 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+00:00May 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