Health care coverage enrollment help offered Nov. 4

Graphic from Montgomery HealthConnection Residents can get help enrolling in health care coverage plans under the Affordable Care Act at a Beat the Rush enrollment event Saturday, Nov. 4. Open enrollment for 2018 coverage began Nov. 1. This year’s enrollment period has been shortened from previous years and will end Dec. 15. Locally, enrollment assistance from trained health navigators will … Read More

Early voting starts for Takoma Park elections

Graphic from Wikimedia Commons. Early voting begins today in the City of Takoma Park elections. Times and location for early voting are: Wednesday, Nov. 1, Takoma Park Community Center, 7500 Maple Ave., 2-8 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 2, Takoma Park Community Center, 7500 Maple Ave., 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Friday, Nov. 3, Takoma Park Recreation Center, 7315 New Hampshire Ave., 2-8 p.m. … Read More

Upcoming Events, Nov. 1-9

Upcoming Events

Illustration from FiveStone Church Wednesday, November 1 Bus Rapid Transit U.S 29 South advisory group meeting, Silver Spring Civic Building, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Patriotism vs. Protest?, Denizens Brewing Co., 1115 East-West Highway, 7-9 p.m. Thursday, November 2 Silver Spring Streetscape Standards Update presentation, Planning Board, 8787 Georgia Ave., 12:45 p.m. Friday, November 3 Morazán Sister City Committee Annual Fiesta, Silver Spring … Read More

County’s annual leaf pick up program begins next week

Signs are going up in area neighborhoods now. Photo by Mike Diegel. The county’s annual leaf vacuuming collection program will begin next week in the designated collection district. The district boundaries are the Beltway, I-270, Rockville city limits, Norbeck, Bel Pre and Bonifant roads, the Northwest Branch Park and the lines with the District of Columbia and Prince George’s County. … Read More