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Two contests open
Montgomery County and the C&O Canal Trust have each announced art contests, open to all, to promote ongoing programs.
Special this year will be a night hike to Great Falls Overlook.
Potomac resident Allen Gorrelick runs along the path above the C&O Canal near Angler’s Inn about three times a week.
Kevin Brandt, C&O Canal National Historical Park superintendent, retires.
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.
The October meeting of the West Montgomery County Citizens Association (WMCCA) was held via Zoom Wednesday, Oct 14.
Swains Lockhouse refurbished and open for overnight guests.
Sidewalks, bike paths, police chief, Moms Demand Action and more packed into intimate monthly meeting.
Archery, shotgun and sharpshooting; some park closings.
Community, larger homes and yards, nearby parks, great schools drive demand.
Residents love Potomac for many reasons: good schools, convenient to all of Montgomery County and D.C., peaceful neighborhoods, and the sense of community.
Many flowers about still along the C&O Canal towpath.
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.
Potomac Community Village seniors and Churchill teens plan intergenerational lunch.
A satirical debut novel “about a behemoth of a new house in a DC suburb like ours.”
Three local groups have joined together to offer Zoom lecture and videos to residents during this time of quarantine and social distancing.
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.