Illustration from FiveStone Church

Friday, Aug. 31

Silver Spring Post Office Grand Re-Opening, 900 Wayne Ave., 11 a.m.-2 p.m.

Sunday, Sept. 2

Greyhound Welfare Meet and Greet, Big Bad Woof, 6960 Maple St. N.W. 9-11 a.m.

Monday, Sept. 3

Labor Day Holiday

Tuesday Sept. 4

Silver Spring-Takoma Park Restaurant Week begins, various locations through Sept. 9

Thursday, Sept. 6

Citizen Heroes: Local Activists Share Their Stories, Silver Spring Civic Building, 7 p.m.

Picturing the Chesapeake Lecture with Mark Hendricks, Takoma Park Community Center, 7500 Maple Ave., 7:30-9 p.m.

Mike Diegel

Co-Founder/Editor at Source of the Spring
Mike Diegel, a founding member of Source of the Spring, is a Silver Spring advocate who has been appointed by the county executive to several committees and task forces. He currently is a member of the Silver Spring Arts & Entertainment District Advisory Committee. His background is in journalism and he earned a bachelor of arts in communications from McDaniel College. He is self-employed as a communications consultant and is an active volunteer with Appalachian Great Pyrenees Rescue. He has lived for more than 20 years in Northwood/Four Corners with his wife Trish and multiple Great Pyrenees dogs. He is better known around Silver Spring as the Guy with the Big White Dogs.
Upcoming Events, Aug. 29-Sept. 6