June 21, 2017 | Douglas Tallman

Five Things to Know for June 21 in Montgomery County

Here are five things to know today, June 21, in Montgomery County: 1. Summer: It’s the first day of summer and Montgomery Recreation has opening for camps. And its pools are open till 8 p.m. 2. Coffee with a Cop: The event starts at 9:30 a.m. at Peet’s Coffee & Tea at Old Georgetown Road […]

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January 8, 2017 | Sonya Burke

Have Coffee with a Cop in Rockville on Monday

Want to get to know your local police officer? Rockville police officers will meet with residents at an event entitled, “Coffee with a Cop” on Jan. 9. Residents can chat informally with the officers from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. at Coffee Republic, 801 Pleasant Drive, in the King Farm Village Center. According to a […]

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October 10, 2016 | Sonya Burke

Coffee with a Cop in Damascus (VIDEO)

Montgomery County residents recently got to meet with police officers at local coffee shops across Montgomery County as part of a national event called, “Coffee with a Cop.” County Cable Montgomery’s (CCM) Susan Kenedy reports from one “coffee with a cop” meeting that was held in Damascus.

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October 5, 2016 | Maureen Chowdhury

Gilmore Girls’ Luke’s Diner Pops-Up in Silver Spring (VIDEO & PHOTOS)

The Bump ‘n Grind coffee shop in Silver Spring made dozens of Gilmore Girls fans dreams come true today. The boutique coffee shop transformed into Luke’s Diner, along with 200 others nationwide. Fans of the popular television show were greeted by barrista’s dressed up as Luke Danes, wearing plaid shirts, Luke’s Diner aprons, baseball caps, and of […]

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September 6, 2016 | Phyllis Armstrong

Montgomery Magazine’s Inaugural Best of Survey

Before you make that dinner reservation, call a handyman or shop for jewelry it might be helpful to find out the favorite choices of other people living in Montgomery County. Montgomery Magazine conducted its first “Best of Montgomery County” survey this summer. Publisher Soly Romero says the staff is getting positive responses to the survey. […]

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February 26, 2016 | Sonya Burke

County Report This Week (VIDEO)

Sonya Burke hosts the latest episode of County Report This Week, which includes reports on Black History Month, Councilmember Craig Rice’s Education Budget Forums, the latest Consumer Alert, a new community mural in Takoma Park, and more:  

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January 22, 2016 | Willie James Inman

Kefa Cafe Reopens in Silver Spring (VIDEO)

In March of 2015, damage from a fire forced Kefa Cafe co-owners and sisters Lene and Abeba Tsegaye to close their shop. Nearly a year later, Kefa Cafe is back open for business. In this MyMCMedia video, Willie James Inman talks with the Tsegaye sisters and loyal Kefa Cafe customers about the return of their […]

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January 14, 2016 | Staff Writer

Kefa Cafe Plans to Reopen on Saturday in Silver Spring

Save the date: Kefa Cafe plans to reopen on Saturday morning at 963 Bonifant Street in downtown Silver Spring, according to posts on its Facebook and Twitter pages. You may remember the popular coffee shop was forced to close last year because of fire damage. Bring Your Own Scissors #BYOS for our grand re-opening this […]

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September 29, 2015 | Aline Barros

It’s National Coffee Day (VIDEO)

It’s National Coffee Day on Sept. 29, and Montgomery County Council President George Leventhal says it is an opportunity for “positive trade relations” between countries. Take a look: Find out about these coffee places in Montgomery County: Kefa Cafe in Silver Spring at 900 Wayne Avenue; Quartermaine Coffee Roaster in Bethesda at 4817 Bethesda Avenue; Java […]

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August 10, 2015 | Aline Barros

The Day of Avocado Ice Cream (PHOTOS)

How do you do grocery shopping? Do you buy monthly, biweekly, weekly? All in one place? Let me share with you how we- my immigrant family and I- do grocery shopping. Step 1: Checking what’s missing in the pantry and fridge. The basics: coffee, sugar, eggs, etc. Step 2: Checking the missing ingredients for the […]

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