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October 29, 2019 | Deirdre Byrne

Five Things to Know for Oct. 29 in Montgomery County

It’s Tuesday, Oct. 29 and Halloween is just 2 days away. Here are five things to know in Montgomery County. 1. World Series, Game 6: The Washington Nationals are playing at the Houston Astros tonight in Game 6 of the 2019 World Series. Fox Sports is broadcasting the game. First pitch is scheduled for 8:08 p.m. […]

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July 12, 2019 | Deirdre Byrne

Five Things to Know for July 12 in Montgomery County

We’ve finally made it to Friday! Here are five things to know in Montgomery County for Friday, July 12. 1.  Brookside Gardens Turns 50: It’s official — Brookside Gardens has been around for half a century. Join Montgomery Parks in celebrating Brookside Gardens’s fiftieth anniversary today at 9:30 a.m. at Brookside Gardens in Wheaton. For five […]

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July 11, 2018 | Mitti Hicks

The Wings of Fancy Live Butterfly and Caterpillar Exhibit

Butterfly Exhibit Now Open at Brookside Gardens

It’s that time of the year again at Brookside Gardens where visitors can be surrounded by hundreds of butterflies in the center’s South Conservatory. From now until Sept. 16,  residents will have the chance to learn about more than 40 different species of butterflies from around the world including Asia, Africa, and Central America. “This […]

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April 13, 2016 | Sonya Burke

Brookside Gardens Gateway Project (VIDEO)

April is Earth Month. In this MyMCMedia Extra video, below, we get a look at the new Garden Gateway makeover project at Brookside Gardens in Wheaton. The $5-million transformation project uses sustainable design elements to improve the entrance and parking at the popular destination. The project includes a new boardwalk and parking garden, new landscape […]

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April 8, 2016 | Sonya Burke

Five Things to Know Today, April 8, in Montgomery County

Here are five things to know today, April 8, in Montgomery County: 1. Some Bethesda residents are asking County Council members to delay a vote on the Westbard Sector Plan. A Save Westbard protest is planned today and tomorrow at the Giant Food Store’s parking lot on Westbard Avenue. 2. County Councilmembers Roger Berliner and […]

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