Friends of White Flint

Promoting a Sustainable, Walkable and Engaging Community

P.O. Box 2761

White Flint Station

Kensington, MD 20891

Phone: 301-980-3768

Email: info@whiteflint.org


Category Archives: Local Businesses

Federal Introduces The Pick-Up Nationwide To Support Re-Opening And Beyond

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In anticipation of a phased re-opening for shopping center tenants in the coming weeks, Federal Realty Investment Trust, the owner of Pike & Rose, is launching The Pick-Up, a curbside, contactless exchange. This new initiative creates a singular, reliable, centralized service that retailers and restaurants of all sizes can take advantage of, particularly well-suited for small businesses. …

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Montgomery County Requirements for Reopening

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(Thanks to Adam Pagnucco and Seventh State for much of this post.)

When Governor Larry Hogan announced a phase 1 reopening of Maryland’s economy on Friday night, several local jurisdictions (including MoCo) declined to go along. County Executive Marc Elrich said, “If there’s an uptick in cases, our hospitals can’t withstand an uptick… We will change the rules as soon as the science says we can change the rules.…

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Some cool independent, local restaurant news

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Java Nation

They are participating in the movement to feed first responders and those on the front lines in our community who are heroically and selflessly fighting COVID-19.

By donating and sending meals to those on the front lines, you are also supporting their local restaurant, which means they can keep their doors open and employees working.…

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Mother’s Day — You Got This!

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Even in a pandemic, you can celebrate Mother’s Day. Here are some wonderful ideas.

Seasons 52 in NoBe Market

It’s down to the wire, but we’ve got you covered. Scout & Molly‘s at Pike & Rose is offering local delivery or free shipping and 25% off (code: LOVEMOM). And, Olive & Loom at Pike & Rose has contactless service at The Pick-Up curbside zone, with complimentary gift wrapping (orders $75+). …

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Pike Central Farm Market at Pike & Rose Opens This Saturday!

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The PIKE Central Farm Market is opening this weekend. Please pre-order from your favorite market vendors and review the market’s main page for contactless pick-up options, and market safety guidance. Masks are required for vendors and shoppers. https://www.centralfarmmarkets.com/preorders-at-pike-cfm/

Saturday at 9 AM – 1:30 PM

Pike & Rose 11810 Grand Park Avenue, North Bethesda, Maryland 20852

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A news roundup

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Local Covid-19 Statistics

Courtesy of Delegate Marc Korman

4,800+ businesses, nonprofits apply for county COVID-19 emergency grants 

More than 4,800 small businesses and nonprofits had applied for emergency grants from Montgomery County‘s $20 million Public Health Emergency Grant Program. The county expects money will begin to go out to approved applicants towards the end of this week.…

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Which Restaurants and Retail are Still Open in the Pike District?

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Here’s a great list of Pike District restaurants that are open for delivery or curbside delivery. Despite the shelter-in-place order, you can get your fix of pretty much any one of your favorite cuisines in the White Flint area. (All while helping these restaurants stay in business.)

And if you want to know if a White Flint/Pike District store is open, visit this list on pikedistrict.org.

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Strathmore can entertain you during your home stay

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Please also keep a close eye on Strathmore’s Facebook page as the central home for live and recorded video content to brighten your days of social distancing. 

Join Strathmore on their Facebook page for their Live from the Living Room series! Catch short, uplifting performances every Wednesday at 7:30pm from their talented AIR artists.…

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Support our local restaurants during the pandemic!

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A comprehensive list of restaurants in North Bethesda offering take out and delivery can be found on Visit Montgomery. Please, if you can, patronize our local Pike District/White Flint restaurants during this difficult time.

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Hungry? Here are the Pike District restaurants offering curbside pickup and/or delivery.

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Courtesy of Bethesda Beat

City Perch
www.cityperch.com; (301) 231-2310
Open: 2 p.m. to 7 p.m., daily
Delivery: Carryout only
Details: Regular menu

Fogo de Chao
www.fogodechao.com/location/bethesda; (301) 841-9200
Open: Monday and Tuesday, 4 p.m. to 9 p.m.; Wednesday to Sunday, noon to 9 p.m.
Delivery: Carryout only
Details: Regular menu

Jinya
https://jinya-ramenbar.com

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