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December 7, 2017 | Douglas Tallman

Planners To Take Up New Marriott Headquarters Next Week

The Montgomery County Planning Board takes up approvals for the new Marriott International project in downtown Bethesda next week. The 2.25-acre site is at Wisconsin and Norfolk avenues. It also faces Woodmont Avenue to the west. Marriott International now has its headquarters in Bethesda on Fernwood Road. In October 2016, the company announced it was […]

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July 7, 2017 | Staff Writer

Lane Closures Planned for Next Five Weekends on Rockville Pike in Bethesda

Over the next five weekends, Montgomery County’s Department of Transportation will close lanes on Rockville Pike between Woodmont Avenue and Wilson Drive, near the Medical Center Metro Station, the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center at Naval Support Activity Bethesda. The lanes will close at 10 p.m. Friday […]

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May 10, 2017 | Douglas Tallman

Portis Fails to Appear for Traffic Violation, Court Records Say

Online court records say former Redskin Clinton Portis failed to appear in District Court on Tuesday for a charge of driving without a current license tags. Stopped at Old Georgetown Road and Woodmont Avenue in Bethesda, Portis faced at $70 fine, the records say. The incident occurred at 9:12 p.m. Jan. 3.   District Court […]

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February 25, 2015 | Staff Writer

Woodmont Avenue Parking Garage

Capital Crescent Garage in Bethesda to Begin Charging for Parking Monday

The Montgomery County Department of Transportation (MCDOT) Division of Parking will begin charging for parking in the 960-space Capital Crescent Garage beginning at 7 a.m. on Monday, March 2. The garage is at the intersection of Woodmont and Bethesda avenues. Parking has been free since the garage opened on January 20 to give parkers time […]

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October 19, 2014 | Staff Writer

Bethesda Row Arts Festival (Photos)

On October 18 and 19, the streets of Bethesda Row (Woodmont Avenue, Bethesda Avenue and Elm Street) were transformed into an outdoor art gallery featuring fine arts and fine crafts from approximately 190 artists. This is an annual event for artists who come from around the United States to Bethesda to showcase their work.

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August 26, 2014 | Sonya Burke

Woodmont Ave. in Bethesda Will Remain Closed This Year (PHOTOS)

Montgomery County officials have announced that Woodmont Avenue between Bethesda Avenue and Leland Street in Bethesda will remain closed the rest of this year because of pedestrian concerns near a large and active construction site. “It will open when the garage opens in January,” said Sue Tucker, a spokesperson for Montgomery County. Earlier this month, […]

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August 5, 2014 | Staff Writer

Woodmont Avenue Parking Garage

Woodmont Avenue is Expected to Open Later This Month

Woodmont Avenue, between Bethesda Avenue and Leland Street, is expected to reopen to traffic in late August. The road has been closed since construction began on a public-private partnership project that will more than triple the number of public parking spaces. Developers are constructing two buildings with 250 residential units and retail space at ground […]

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