April 12, 2021 | Suzanne Pollak

Downtown Silver Spring’s New Art Installation Features Two-Story High Flowers

Workers are installing 25-foot tall flowers as part of downtown Silver Spring’s $10 million redevelopment project. The installation is located at the busy intersection of Georgia Avenue and Colesville Road in the parking lot for Panera Bread and Red Lobster. The Blumen Lumen art installation contains multiple 18 to 25-foot folded stainless-steel flowers that respond […]

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May 7, 2020 | Suzanne Pollak

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Consider Covering Plants Overnight as Temperatures Drop

Enjoy Thursday’s sun, because a cold spell is about to hit the area. As you put on an extra layer of clothing, think about doing the same for those newly blossoming flowers and plants. “If you can’t bring them inside, cover them with a cloth,” said Joe Wright, owner of J. R. Wright and Sons […]

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May 3, 2019 | Deirdre Byrne

Landon School Hosts Popular Azalea Festival

The Landon School in Bethesda is showing off their beautiful azaleas just in time for May. All weekend long, community members are invited to attend the free Azalea Festival at Landon’s campus. The festival doesn’t just feature gardens filled with beautiful azaleas, but there’s also carnival rides, “upscale resale,” food, live music, boutique shops, and […]

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March 20, 2019 | Jordan Lindsay

On First Day of Spring, Flowers Blooming at Brookside Gardens

Springtime is finally here, and at Brookside Gardens some flowers are starting to bloom. Kelley Heim at Brookside says although most of them haven’t fully bloomed-the buds are peaking through. There’s also something else in store, they’ve planted 50 thousand daffodils to celebrate their 50th anniversary. Watch the video for more details on when people […]

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July 19, 2017 | Sonya Burke

UPDATED: Acres of Sunflowers Are Blooming in Poolesville This Week

UPDATED Looking for a bright spot? Grab your camera and head to McKee Beshers Wildlife Management Area off River Road in Montgomery County this month. That’s where 30 acres of sunflowers have been planted in nine different fields, and they are expected to reach peak bloom in late July. The sunflowers should be in full bloom […]

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April 20, 2017 | Staff Writer

Day in the Life of Montgomery County 2017 Live Blog (VIDEO)

You can see all the #DITL photos, here. This is your source for the latest information about the 5th annual, “Day in the Life of Montgomery County,” an event which takes place for 24 hours on April 20th. Please like our @DITLMoCo Facebook and @DITL Instagram pages to view photos. Share your #ditl photos on […]

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March 26, 2017 | Staff Writer

Cherry Trees Are Blooming in Kenwood (PHOTOS)

The cherry trees are blooming in the Kenwood community of Bethesda. Take a look, below: PHOTOS | Michael Walsh

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November 9, 2016 | Sonya Burke

Van Hollen Wins Senate Race (PHOTOS & VIDEO)

Congressman Chris Van Hollen, a Democrat, has won the U.S. Senate race in Maryland. Van Hollen will replace retiring Senator Barbara Mikulski. He defeats Republican candidate Kathy Szeliga and Green candidate Dr. Margaret Flowers.  In this MyMCMedia Extra video, below, Van Hollen said there’s a lot of work to do: Van Hollen delivered the following […]

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June 6, 2016 | Sonya Burke

Dawson’s Farmers Market Open on Wednesdays Now Thru Sept. 28 (PHOTOS)

Dawson’s Farmers Market is open on Wednesdays from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. now thru Sept. 28 at 225 N. Washington Street in Rockville Town Square. Beginning on June 8th, there will also be live music at the market to enjoy while you grab lunch or shop around. Vendors signed up for the 2016 season […]

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May 28, 2016 | Maureen Chowdhury

Wings of Fancy Exhibit Opens at Brookside Gardens (VIDEO)

The “Wings of Fancy” butterfly exhibit is back at Brookside Gardens this year. Find out more in the video, below. Visit our PEG partner County Cable Montgomery to view more of its local programming.

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