November-December 2011

Winter Wonderland

Residents celebrate the holiday season December 2-3, 2011 in downtown Bethesda with a variety of free performances, a live ice sculpting presentation in Bethesda's Veterans Park and a visit from Santa Claus.

Turkey Chase 2011

Every Thanksgiving for the past 28 years, thousands of runners have gathered in Bethesda to run in the Turkey Chase in support of the YMCA's Youth and Family Services, YMCA Bethesda-Chevy Chase and the Bethesda-Chevy Chase Rotary Club Foundation.

A Guide to Giving

Every day, thousands of Montgomery County residents struggle with hunger, homelessness, inadequate health insurance and lack of employment, according to The Community Foundation for Montgomery County (CFMC).

The Great Divide

Montgomery County is famously a place for the well-heeled, and for the wealthy. But it's also a place now where some line up for free food and sleep four to a room.

Gimme a Break

Classified ads are filled with people ISO (In Search Of) everything from used pianos to Elvis impersonators. So why shouldn't parents turn to them for a bit of help in their daily lives?

Long Walk Back

After surviving two bouts of cancer as a teen, Bethesda's Jerry Sorkin thought he was in the clear. Then came the diagnosis that changed his life.