5th Annual Community Bridges Girl Legacy

Community Bridges 5th Annual Girl Legacy Celebration is an evening of celebrating, “Creating Opportunities, Cultivating Potential and Achieving Dreams,” taking place on Friday, November 5th at 6:30pm. The Community Bridges girls have designed a virtual evening full of performances, awards and an opportunity to meet and greet with our amazing girls and alumnae. Every dollar … Read more

Documentary Fundraising

Tuesday, November 2, 2021 7:00 – 8:30 pm | $75 Making a documentary film is exciting, but raising money to make that film is all but exciting. It’s very hard work. The good news is that there is a potential audience for every film and there is also potential money for every film, but you … Read more

Free COVID-19 Testing and Vaccination Drive

Are you traveling to see loved ones soon and wanted to receive a COVID-19 test before your trip? Do you want to add an extra layer of protection for you and your family? Colesville United Methodist Church and the African American Health Program (AAHP) are hosting a free COVID-19 testing and vaccination drive. Join us … Read more

Presentation for Parents Raising Teens

This live, virtual presentation will focus on how to communicate effectively with children, teens and young adults, bolstering their stress tolerance, motivation and enhancing a happy home. Co-authors Bill Stixrud and Ned Johnson will be presenting based on their newest book, “What Do You Say?”. This virtual presentation is free and open to the public, … Read more

Takoma Park Street Festival Returns October 3

The Takoma Park Street Festival will return to mark its 40th anniversary on Sunday, Oct. 3 from 10 a.m. to 5 pm. The festival will take place on Carroll Avenue in Takoma Park to Carroll Street N.W. in Washington.

Meals On Wheels Marks 50th Anniversary, Adds Vegetarian Options

Meals on Wheels of Takoma Park/Silver Spring marked its 50th anniversary, adding vegetarian meal options for its area clients. The organization began hearing of the demand from its clients, who are homebound neighbors regardless of their age or income level, and have added the menu items to meet those needs.

County Brings Back Thanksgiving Parade for 2021

Montgomery County will bring back the Thanksgiving parade on Saturday, Nov. 20 this year after canceling in 2020 due to the pandemic. The county is now accepting applications for parade participants.

Seoul Food DC Announces Winner of 10th Anniversary Contest

Seoul Food DC has announced the winner of the contest the Takoma Park restaurant created to mark its 10th anniversary in business. The $5,000 award goes to Main Street Pearl, the company said on Twitter, “who offers a space for our youth in Takoma Park. We’d like to support these collective efforts to build a small business.”