June 27, 2019 | Douglas Tallman

Pizza and Bagels Don’t Go With Treadmills and Crunches

The gym might be a “judgment free zone” but the county health department has judged its free pizzas and bagels out of bounds. Planet Fitness has been told that it can no longer offer its monthly free pizza nights or free bagel mornings because it’s a state health code violation. Health department spokesperson Mary Anderson […]

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April 11, 2019 | Bryan Gallion

Germantown’s Agrodolce Italian Restaurant Closes

After 20 years in business, the Italian restaurant Agrodolce has shut its doors permanently. Its owners explained the reasoning behind the business’ closing in a Facebook post from Agrodolce’s account on Wednesday. Lena and Phil Burleson had hoped a new owner would take over their restaurant but they were informed Tuesday night that “the deal […]

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November 27, 2017 | Staff Writer

Montgomery County Residents Discuss Top 3 Restaurants in County Based on Price

A recent discussion thread on the Montgomery County Maryland subreddit of the popular social media forum Reddit asked users to choose the top three restaurants in the area based on price. The top-rated response listed Sichuan Jin River in Rockville, followed by downtown Silver Spring restaurant Bete, and Armand’s Pizza in Silver Spring.   Comment […]

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July 14, 2017 | Sonya Burke

Five Questions with U.S. Reps Raskin and Delaney (VIDEO)

U.S. Rep. Jamie Raskin went live on Facebook from the backseat of a car with U.S. Rep. John Delaney on Thursday afternoon as the two Democrats fielded some questions about their first job, their first album, Elton John, food, and people they would like to meet. At the beginning of the video, Raskin said he […]

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November 7, 2016 | Maureen Chowdhury

Election Day Freebies and Deals

Exercising your right to vote also comes with perks this Election Day. A number of national brands are offering election day freebies and promotions for voters. Here’s a list of establishments offering deals: Krispy Kreme  Show your “I Voted” sticker and get a free doughnut of your choice. Wear an I VOTED sticker tomorrow 11/8 […]

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March 14, 2016 | Sonya Burke

Potomac Pizza Closes in Kentlands, Potomac Village Deli Coming Soon (VIDEO)

UPDATED There’s a new restaurant coming to Kentlands Market Square. On March 14, also known as Pi Day,  Potomac Pizza opened and closed for the last time at the Center Point Way location. The popular restaurant has served customers for 17 years at its Kentlands location in the Gaithersburg community. But this space won’t be empty […]

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June 12, 2015 | Krista Brick

Five Things to Know Today, June 12th, in Montgomery County

The mini heat wave continues today! The National Weather Service says we could reach the low 90s. Here are five things to know today, June 12th, in Montgomery County: 1. School Year Countdown: Today is the last full day of school for Montgomery County Public Schools students. 2. Weekend Happenings: There’s lots going on this weekend. Here’s a […]

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June 9, 2015 | Sonya Burke

&Pizza Opens on June 12th in North Bethesda

The fast casual pizza company, &pizza, will open its fourth Montgomery County location on Friday, June 12th, in North Bethesda. The new location, at the Pike & Rose community, is the brand’s 13th location in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area. “Maryland has been incredibly supportive of &pizza and we are excited to be apart of […]

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April 13, 2015 | Sonya Burke

Giuseppis Celebrates 25 Years (VIDEO)

Montgomery County Councilmember Sidney Katz and Rockville Mayor Bridget Newton helped celebrate the 25th anniversary of Rockville-based Giuseppi’s Pizza Plus on April 13. Sheriff Darren Popkin was at the ceremony as well. Take a look:

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February 13, 2014 | Staff Writer

New Tenants in Downtown Crown

Five new tenants have signed leases for retail space at Downtown Crown, the mixed-use neighborhood in the new Crown community in Gaithersburg. With these leases, developers report that Downtown Crown is nearly 66 percent leased. ZAGG, Body by Blo, &pizza, Crown Cleaners and Wells Fargo will be joining Ruth’s Chris Steak House, Coastal Flats, Verizon […]

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