Building up

A roundup of major development projects in the Bethesda area that are under construction or recently completed

The agent

Rockville’s Doug Neustadt does more than help his clients get signed by NBA teams. He’s played hours of Monopoly with Wizards rookie Deni Avdija.

In character

After debuting on Broadway at age 12, B-CC senior Cole Edelstein is looking forward to a future on the stage

Common ground

Nearly six years ago, a white man walked into a Black church in Gaithersburg hoping to show his support after a national tragedy. Out of that visit came an unexpected gift.

A shameful past

Montgomery County is one of the most progressive and diverse counties in the country—but it also has a long history of racism

Moving out

The Bethesda-area real estate market is booming, thanks in part to people wanting more space after being stuck at home for so long

Lasting impression

Outraged over the rising COVID-19 death toll, a Bethesda mom created a stunning display of small white flags last fall to represent each American who had died

Top teens

From an accomplished opera singer to an author of a kids book about the pandemic, the winners of our 12th annual Extraordinary Teen Awards are making their marks

High stakes

A Bethesda human rights attorney has spent more than 20 years working to free political prisoners. Now he’s caught the eye of Hollywood.