grocery store

April 9, 2020 | Maryam Shahzad

Safeway’s New Physical Distancing Measures Include One-Way Aisles

Safeway announced new physical distancing measures to slow the spread of COVID-19 in its Maryland, Washington, D.C., Virginia and Delaware grocery stores.  The news comes after Giant Food announced similar changes to its grocery store chains. Safeway stores in will put arrows on floors to encourage one-way walking in aisles. New limited occupancy rules are […]

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April 9, 2020 | Alexandra Macia

Einstein High Community Donates Gift Cards to Families Facing Food Insecurity

Over 100 families at Albert Einstein High School in Kensington have donated $5,750 in gift cards to help families at their school facing food insecurities during the coronavirus crisis. A group of parents, led by Christine Alden, a parent with a sophomore at Einstein, worked together to help organize the donations of 115 $50 food […]

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March 20, 2020 | Maryam Shahzad

Several Grocery Stores Offering Senior-Only Shopping Hours

Several grocery stores are offering senior-only shopping hours to accommodate vulnerable residents during the coronavirus pandemic. Below is a list of stores in Montgomery County that are offering such opportunities:  Dawson’s Market  Dawson’s Market offers senior-only shopping on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 7-8 a.m. Giant Food Giant Food’s senior hour includes others who have […]

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April 10, 2019 | Ashley Profitt

Giant Steps to Upgraded Digs in Olney

A brand new Giant is set to open in Olney on April 12. Giant will be taking over the building that previously housed a Shoppers Food Warehouse for over 20 years. Giant says this location will be the grocer’s first store to be entirely comprised of a brand new layout and decor designed for clear […]

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March 27, 2019 | Deirdre Byrne

Photos Released of Man Involved in Alleged Assault at Germantown Shoppers

Police have released photographs of a man who allegedly assaulted another person at the Shoppers Food Warehouse in Germantown. Montgomery County police said Germantown district officers responded to a call about 6:16 p.m. March 18 about a man assaulting a 21-year-old man in the grocery store. Police said investigators believe the assault was over a […]

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June 2, 2017 | Sonya Burke

The Daley at Westside Shady Grove Opens This Weekend (VIDEO)

The Daley, a mixed use building, is opening its doors in the new Westside at Shady Grove Metro community this weekend. EYA Developer McLean Quinn said the building features 333 apartment homes and 17,000 square feet of new retail space along Gramercy Boulevard off of Crabbs Branch Way. “It’s a great new modern building,” said […]

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July 18, 2016 | Sonya Burke

Weis Markets to Purchase 38 Food Lion Locations, Including Two in MoCo

UPDATED Weis Markets is purchasing 38 Food Lion locations in Delaware, Maryland and Virginia. Two of the stores are located in Montgomery County. “This transaction provides us the opportunity to expand into markets that are contiguous to our current trade area, particularly in Maryland where we are adding 21 stores— essentially doubling our store count in […]

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January 27, 2016 | Willie James Inman

Grocery Stores Rush to Stock Shelves After Blizzard (PHOTOS)

Across Montgomery County residents continue to dig out of a historic blizzard that dumped nearly 40 inches of snow in some areas. Those who were able to get out, found empty shelves at some Montgomery County grocery stores, which made picking up essentials a difficult task. Grocers are working hard this week to replenish store […]

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January 23, 2016 | Maureen Chowdhury

Safeway Stores Stocked Up for Storm

Safeway’s mid-atlantic service area, which includes Montgomery County, began preparing for the winter storm nearly a week beforehand. Safeway Public Affairs Manager Craig Muckle says that the distribution centers for the company are at full capacity and have increased supplies in stores. “If this was a sunny day, no weather, we probably would send out […]

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December 11, 2015 | Staff Writer

Largest Safeway in Montgomery County Opens on Rockville Pike (VIDEO)

Five-years in the making, the new Safeway on Rockville Pike is the largest in Montgomery County. The store held a grand opening event on Dec. 9th. MyMCMedia’s Maureen Chowdhury reports. Related Posts: 

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