Upcoming Events, Jan. 4-12

Upcoming Events

Illustration from FiveStone Church Thursday, January 4 Coffee Brewing 101, Kefa Café, Silver Spring Library, 900 Wayne Ave., 1st Floor (Fenton Street Entrance), 12:30-1 p.m. Saturday, January 6 Montgomery Blair High School Carnival of the Animals music festival, 51 University Blvd. E., $5 presale, $7.50 at door, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. “As You Wish” screening of “The Princess Bride,” Silver Spring … Read More

Council vote allows prepayment of 2018 property tax

Montgomery County graphic County residents may prepay their 2018 property taxes under emergency legislation passed Tuesday by the County Council. The council acted in reaction to legislation signed last week that revamped the U.S. tax code. Among other provisions, the law limits the state and local income tax, sales tax and property tax deductions for those who itemize to $10,000 … Read More

County schedule for the holidays released

Montgomery County has released its schedule of closures for Christmas and New Year’s Day. All county office will be closed both of those days, while libraries will close on Dec. 24 in addition to Christmas and New Year’s Day. The following are also closed on Dec. 25 and Jan. 1: County liquor stores Aquatic, community recreation and senior centers The … Read More