Bella Bethesda Salon hosted “Cut it for a Cause.” The stylists offered free haircuts to those clients who cut ten or more inches of hair to donate to Locks of Love. Locks of Love is an organization that makes wigs for children who are suffering from long-term medical hair loss. I also spoke with Emma [...]
I am thrilled to be finishing the SNAP Challenge. For some the SNAP Challenge isn’t ever a week-long challenge. It’s a way of life. Based on my experiences, you can draw your own conclusions about the current Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program in Montgomery County. My job as a reporter is to report how the experience [...]
Kasey Cunningham reports her progress on with the SNAP Challenge in this video log.
Hello to those following the SNAP Challenge! This is my day two SNAP Challenge Post. I have received a couple of messages and questions asking more about myself and my official “SNAP Challenge Plan” so I wanted to address. I’m just a 23 year-old girl living by myself in an apartment in Washington D.C., picture [...]
I was asked to participate in the SNAP Challenge and vlog about my experiences! I can only spend $5 a day on food. My first day I was unprepared so I survived on some oatmeal, soup and toast. I finally headed to the grocery store to get set for the week.
Encouraged by President Barack Obama, area Montgomery County residents participated in the National Day of Service on Saturday, January 19. The International Cultural Center hosted the Interfaith Youth Against Hunger event where residents of different faiths gathered to make over 700 sandwiches for homeless shelters around the county. The children made signs for the shelters [...]
Captain Peter Corte of the Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Department gives a few fire safety tips for this winter.
The summer drought has Montgomery County residents concerned. What does the fall crop forecast look like? Butler’s Orchard’s Pick-Your-Own manager gives the latest details on the prosperity of fall pumpkin picking.
Green Jeans is a brand new business located in the Kentlands. See how owners Valerie Dugan and Diane Strodel are featuring young local artists in their store. Learn more at Green Jeans.
Each year, on the last weekend of June, Heritage Montgomery hosts the annual Heritage Days Celebration. This two-day, free-of-charge, county-wide festival offers visitors an opportunity to sample numerous sites representing the history, culture and natural beauty of Montgomery County. MyMCMedia volunteer Kasey Cunningham visited the one-room schoolhouse in Brookeville to see what it was like [...]