Five Things to Know Today, Jan. 21, in Montgomery County
2. Did you hear? The Montgomery County Council has passed a bill to ban the use and sale of styrofoam food containers.
3. Finding a parking space in Bethesda may be easier now that a new parking garage is open at the intersection of Woodmont and Bethesda avenues.
4. As local officials report a spike in heroin-related deaths in Montgomery County, the Avery Road Treatment Center offers help and hope to those battling addiction in our county.
5. Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Services has launched a new safety program, Home Safety Check, for seniors in our county.
One last note: The National Capital Delegation is planning to hold a news conference this evening following the NTSB and WMATA briefing on last week’s deadly Yellow Line smoke incident.