"���������������������������1���_4889_4785���������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������undernourished/" | Search

All results / Stories / Peggy McEwan/Potomac Almanac

Montgomery County Public Schools Superintendent to Retire

Smith will move to Maine to join his wife, helping care for young grandson who had heart surgery.

Montgomery County Public Schools Superintendent Jack R. Smith announced last week that he will retire effective June 1.

Tease photo

Montgomery County Board of Education Pushes Back Date for In-person Learning

On Tuesday, Jan. 12, the Montgomery County Board of Education voted to delay the start of returning small groups of students for in-person instruction.

Activities, Entertainment Available with Zoom

Three local groups have joined together to offer Zoom lecture and videos to residents during this time of quarantine and social distancing.

Tease photo

When Will Those Montgomery County School Bells Ring?

Now that we have rung in the new year and the COVID-19 vaccine is becoming available, will Montgomery County Public Schools return to in-class instruction soon?

Tease photo

Sharing MacArthur Boulevard

As more people flock to the C&O Canal National Historic Park during the pandemic, some vehicle/bicycle conflicts have had serious consequences.

Residents of the area of MacArthur Boulevard near Old Angler’s Inn have long been subject to traffic congestion, illegal parking and sharing the road with numerous bicyclists, all caused by enthusiastic visitors to the nearby C&O Canal.

Montgomery County Councilmember Friedson holds Community Conversation

Keeping up with constituents during this time of social distancing and small gatherings is not easy, but Montgomery County Councilmember Andrew Friedson (District 1) does his best, using interactive social media.

Tease photo

Plenty of Thanksgiving Dinner Options in Potomac

Like everything else in 2020, Thanksgiving Dinner this year will be different.

Montgomery County Private Schools Free to Open

Decisions and models vary from school to school.

After almost two weeks of policy twists and turns, private schools in Montgomery County can open the 2020-2021 School year either virtually or with in-person classes.

Montgomery County Public Schools Plans for Fall Opening

Published draft subject to review

Montgomery County Public Schools announced Saturday a plan for reopening schools this fall.

Potomac Community Village Offers Programs Open to Public

Potomac Community Village is sponsoring two programs for the community in early June.

Tease photo

Maryland School Buildings Closed, But Student Learning Continues


What Are You Doing in Potomac?

What are the newly homebound doing with their time?


Tease photo

Year of the Rat Spurs Dance and Drums in the Potomac Library

Quiet time was put on hold for the celebration.


First African American President of Rutgers

Churchill alum named president of Rutgers University.


Tease photo

What Is 5G Anyway?

Meeting encourages residents to get informed about 5G; some say dangerous, some say ugly, others say essential.


Tease photo

Creating Snowmen (Snow-people?) at the Potomac Library

Crafts on the third Wednesday; coming up: suncatchers.


Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service planned for Monday


Growing a Social Network in Potomac

Potomac Community Village seniors and Churchill teens plan intergenerational lunch.


‘White Elephant:’ Author to Speak at Potomac Library

A satirical debut novel “about a behemoth of a new house in a DC suburb like ours.”