January-February 2019


Cold Play

A Pennsylvania town embraces the chilly weather with its Fire and Ice Festival

What’s in a Name?

Our restaurant critic found top-notch Italian food at a restaurant with a quirky moniker

Extra Point

Andre Smith has already realized two dreams. First he played in the NFL. Now he’s a Montgomery County police officer.

On the Move

A Rockville personal trainer talks about injuries, discipline and why walking is underrated

Expansion Plans

Three families transformed the style and function of their homes with the help of thoughtful additions

Weddings of the Year

A peek inside the celebrations of four couples

Tiny Dancer

An 11-year-old from Rockville is a rising star in the ballet world

A Place for Everyone

In the tight-knit community of Brookmont in Bethesda, the church is the neighborhood gathering spot

Rescue Me

About 6,000 animals spend time at the county’s animal services and adoption center in Derwood each year. Many of them need the same thing—a home.

Things to See and Do in the Bethesda Area in January and February

Our picks for live music, theater and other entertainment

Table Talk

A new cookbook, Brazilian treats and more


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