Five Things to Know Today, July 25, in Montgomery County
Here are five things to know today, July 25, in Montgomery County:
1. The National Weather Service has issued a Heat Advisory today from noon until 8 p.m. The Heat Index may reach 109 degrees.
2. The Democratic National Convention takes place this week in Philadelphia and three Montgomery County Councilmembers have been elected to serve as delegates at the convention.
3. In Takoma Park, a portion of Carroll Avenue is closing today at 9 a.m. for rehabilitation work on the bridge. For more information, including detour routes, visit: www.takomaparkmd.gov/carrollbridgeclosure
4. Congressman John Delaney’s office is hosting a workshop for seniors at the Gaithersburg Library from 10 a.m. to noon today. Senior will receive one-on-one help about their benefits and services that are available to them.
5, Montgomery College features “Samurai III Duel at Ganryu Island” at its Monday night film series.
Two more things:
- Playoffs are underway for the Cal Ripken Collegiate Baseball League. Bethesda Big Train plays tonight at 7:30 p.m. at Shirley Povich Field.
- Enjoy an ice cream at the Metropolitan Avenue Baskin-Robbins anytime today and support the Kensington Volunteer Fire Department (KVFD). Mention KVFD when ordering and the store will donate 20 percent of the proceeds.