Yesterday, Metro General Manager/CEO Paul J. Wiedefeld announced that the “Grosvenor Turnback” – the current rush-hour service pattern where every other Red Line train begins and ends at Grosvenor, rather than Shady Grove – would be eliminated on December 17, 2018. Under the future service pattern, all Red Line trains will run to/from Shady Grove, doubling rush-hour service (trains every 4 minutes) for customers at White Flint, Twinbrook, Rockville, and Shady Grove.…Read More
Author Archives: Amy Ginsburg
Check out this great video that shares the fun and joy of the recent White Flint Placemaking Festival.
Last night, a packed house at AMP by Strathmore listened as moderator Amy Ginsburg, Executive Director of Friends of White Flint, asked questions about development, schools, green space, budgeting, transit, and other issues important to the Pike District to the three candidates for county executive. Nancy Floreen, Marc Elrich, and Robin Ficker spent an hour stating why they serve your vote. …Read More
It’s cloudy but it’s not raining, so this morning’s Pike District Promenade is on! See you at 10am at North Bethesda Market for an easy, all-ages, dog-friendly stroll along the Trolley Trail.…Read More
Meet your neighbors and reconnect with old friends while enjoying a lovely walk along the Trolley Trail. Meet up at 10 am Saturday, October 20 at the North Bethesda Market plaza in between CVS and Seasons 52. AARP will have some terrific AARP swag to give you, too.
This event is for all ages — from those in strollers to seniors — and is dog-friendly.…Read More
This past weekend’s White Flint Placemaking Event, led by Montgomery Planning, Randolph Civic Association, and Better Block, was a grand slam home run. We loved seeing so many people of all ages — from little ones in strollers to senior citizens — celebrating community with live music, food, art, games, playing, and giant swings. …Read More
Kuya Ja’s Lechon Belly: Slow-cooked pork belly is the star at this Rockville storefront, but it’s far from the only attraction.
Of the many advancements on the dining scene in recent years, the rise of Filipino restaurants has been among the most exciting, a trend famously jump-started by Bad Saint in the District three years ago and nurtured since by upstarts including Kuya Ja’s Lechon Belly in Rockville.…
You can enjoy not one but two fun-filled community festivals this weekend!
First, there’s the unique White Flint Placemaking Festival at Randolph Hills Shopping Center. Join with your neighbors as a shopping center is transformed into a fabulous public gathering space full of trees, things to do, and goodies to eat and drink.…Read More