March-April 2019

Bridging the Gap

Two local moms started a business to help families communicate with teachers, doctors and others when a child has a medical condition

Taking Off

Bethesda siblings Nicole and Shawn Powell have their sights set on the 2020 acrobatic gymnastics world championships
Crystal Carr Townsend at her Germantown office

On a Mission

As president of the Healthcare Initiative Foundation, Crystal Carr Townsend wants to make sure families living in poverty have the health and wellness services they need

Tough Times

A Chevy Chase therapist talks about anxiety in kids, the power of social media and finding time to slow down

Facing the Pain

Four years ago, therapist Marjorie Kreppel suffered serious burns over 20 percent of her body. As part of her recovery, she started sharing her story.

A Taste of Frederick

The Maryland city is packed with places to eat and drink, from a shop with 100 varieties of pasta to an organic distillery with award-winning gin