new year

January 13, 2021 | Deirdre Byrne

Most Popular Montgomery County Public Library Books of 2020

Montgomery County Public Libraries has announced its most popular adult fiction and nonfiction books that were borrowed in 2020. Among the most borrowed fiction books are Celest Ng’s “Little Fires Everywhere,” Amor Towles’ “A Gentleman in Moscow,” and Anthony Doerr’s “All the Light We Cannot See.” In 2019, “Little Fires Everywhere” and “A Gentleman in […]

Read more

December 18, 2020 | Deirdre Byrne

County Executive Warns: Don’t Celebrate Christmas, New Year’s in Large Groups

County Executive Marc Elrich is warning Montgomery County residents not to celebrate the upcoming Christmas and New Years holidays in large groups. Elrich said at a coronavirus media briefing on Dec. 16, “We’ve got two big holidays that many of us are used to celebrating this year. Don’t do it this year—don’t celebrate Christmas with […]

Read more

January 2, 2020 | Deirdre Byrne

Most Popular Montgomery County Public Library Books of 2019

Know anyone in Montgomery County who made a New Year’s resolution to read more books? Montgomery County Public Libraries has announced its most popular adult fiction and nonfiction books that were borrowed in 2019. Among the most borrowed fiction books are Celest Ng’s “Little Fires Everywhere,” Amor Towles’ “A Gentleman in Moscow,” and Liane Moriarty’s “Nine […]

Read more

January 1, 2017 | Sonya Burke

New Year’s Baby: Girl Born at 12:15 a.m. at Adventist Healthcare Shady Grove Medical Center

A Rockville family welcomed a new addition to their family shortly after midnight on New Year’s Day at Adventist Healthcare Shady Grove Medical Center. Benoitte Muzito delivered a baby girl, named Imane, at 12:15 a.m. on Jan. 1.  The infant girl weighed in at 6 pounds and 13 ounces, according to hospital officials. Imane is […]

Read more

February 7, 2014 | Valerie Bonk

Chinese Culture Center Adapts to Growing Community (Video)

It’s the year of the horse. As the Chinese Community celebrates the New Year, one center in Gaithersburg is expanding to adapt to the growing Chinese community. From learning English, to exercising, to practicing calligraphy, the Chinese Culture and Community Service Center has been bringing Chinese-Americans together for more than 30 years. “It changed a […]

Read more

January 1, 2014 | Staff Writer

wreath

Montgomery County’s New Year Day Schedule

Montgomery County government will observe the following holiday schedule for New Year’s Day on Wednesday, Jan. 1: County Offices – closed. Libraries – closed January 1; all branches will close at 6 p.m. on Dec. 31; Olney Express Service is closed now through January 1. County liquor stores – closed Recreation – all facilities closed […]

Read more

December 30, 2013 | Carey Heller, Psy.D.

New Year Parent Resolutions

With the new year approaching, it is a great opportunity to reflect back on the past year and evaluate yourself as a parent. What things did you do well in the past year? What things can you improve on in the coming year? What services/resources can you obtain for yourself or your child in the […]

Read more

Engage us on Facebook

Follow us on Twitter