September-October 2009


Walking the Walk

Having trouble getting motivated to exercise? Joining (or forming) a walking group might be the thing for you. Here are three groups that get together regularly to walk-and talk

The People of Brookmont

Interesting people living in the Bethesda-area neighborhood.

Cooking Class

Tomato, Basil and Two-Cheese Tart.

Spa Attraction

Two new Mid-Atlantic resort spas attract relaxation seekers on opposite ends of the spa-going spectrum.

The Wright House

Famed architect Frank Lloyd Wright designed a West Bethesda house for one of his sons.

A Shore Thing

A Bethesda couple's extraordinary second home in Easton is a gathering place for their kids and grandkids.

On the Run

With the help of Montgomery County running coaches and enthusiasts, we put together a list of routes that will appeal to everyone from beginners to experienced marathoners.

By the Book

Longtime teachers say their job (and students and parents) has changed dramatically through the years.

Hired and Fired

Does MCPS do a good job recruiting new teachers and getting rid of bad ones?

Gifts of Love

Twice in the past 17 years, Ronald Paul of Potomac has needed kidney transplants. And twice, people close to him have stepped forward.

Traveling…With Children

Clearly, the numbers were against them.



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