November-December 2009 Archives | Bethesda Magazine

November-December 2009


Where Slavery Slept

A few dozen remaining slave quarters remind us of a dismal chapter in our county's past.

The History of Rockville

The county seat since 1776 was a sleepy farm town until the 1950s.

The History of Potomac

A search for riding country gives way to "genteel country living."

The History of Kensington

A onetime country retreat became a classic Victorian-era community.

The History of Chevy Chase and?Friendship Heights

Founded in the 1890s, Chevy Chase was built as a residential community, free of commercial enterprises.

The History of Bethesda

Advances in transportation transformed a rural wayside stop into a bustling metropolis.

Shades of the Past

Historic landmarks in Montgomery County.

Mr. History

When it comes to Bethesda's past, Bill Offutt pretty much knows it all.

Redwood Restaurant and Bar

Things are looking up with a new chef and new menus.

Brining the Turkey

Spruce up the family turkey this year.

Remembering When

Seven area residents recall the days of dinner dances, wartime rationing and memorable encounters with celebrity.

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