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


Tag Archives: Pike and Rose

Pike and Rose in the Post

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From The Washington Post

If strip malls represent the zenith of the American love affair with the car, new walkable urban-suburban communities exemplify the new love of walking, biking, ride-sharing and relying on public transportation. The replacement of acres of parking lots and shops with “surban” developments is more than a fad; it’s a re-imagination of how people prefer to live.…

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Gassing up the time machine for another drive down Rockville Pike

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Ready for a trip down memory lane?  Read this Washington Post article by John Kelly.

Too busy to click through to the article?  Here are a few highlights:

Many readers chimed in after my column last week on Pike & Rose, the town center development that replaced Mid-Pike Plaza. Several pointed out that, even earlier, that patch of real estate was the home of E.J.

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Pike and Rose Phase 2 is Open!

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Phase Two of Pike and Rose recently opened to the public, and blogger Robert Dyer captured the moment with tons of photos on his @Bethesda Row blog.  I’ve re-posted of few of his photos below, but you’ll get to enjoy lots more by clicking through to his blogpost.

Phase Two includes new roads, beautiful Rose Park, and new stores and entertainment options.…

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Behind-the-scenes photos of the opening-soon Henri at Pike and Rose

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Click to enlarge any photos you find interesting. And learn more about The Henri at http://www.theresidencesatpikeandrose.com/

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Two Fun-Filled Event Series in the Pike District

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Come join the party on Friday and Saturday evenings (5 PM – 8 PM) from Memorial Day through Labor Day at North Bethesda Market for North Bethesda Market’s Live After Five concert series!  Bring your friends and family or get to know your neighbors as you enjoy live music and a relaxing atmosphere on our outdoor plaza.  

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REI at Pike and Rose Opens Later This Month!

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REI invites you to stop by their new store at Pike and Rose when it opens April 25, and join them for the Grand Opening celebration, April 28–30. Enjoy REI Outdoor School classes & activities, music, food, beverages, giveaways and more.  Doors open at 10am Friday & Saturday, and 11am Sunday.…

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Topping off Canopy by Hilton

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This week, PM Hotel Group, a national hotel management company, and The Buccini/Pollin Group, a privately-held, full-service real estate acquisition, development and management company hosted a celebratory topping off ceremony for the nation’s first Canopy by Hilton hotel, the 177-room Canopy by Hilton at Pike and Rose. The hotel should be completed early next year.…

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Updates on Fall Fest, Piketoborfest, and Owen’s Ordinary

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Fall Fest:  This inaugural event will be held rain or shine, so don’t give the potential for a little precipitation a second thought. Come out and join the fun of the Nighthawks, food trucks, kids activities, and a ribbon cutting with County Executive Ike Leggett.

Piketoberfest: This annual event will also be held rain or shine, so grab your galoshes then grab a beer at Pike and Rose’s Piketoberfest.…

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Friends of White Flint and the Pike District is in the NY Times

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Check out this terrific article about the Pike District in the New York Times.  Friends of White Flint, Pike and Rose, the Gables, and East Village are all mentioned in the article.  Don’t want to click through to read the piece? We’ve included it below.

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