Downtown Silver Spring News


August 2015


Bicycle Master Plan Will Launch with Fall Community Meetings
August 31, 2015

Silver Spring Restaurant Week
August 24, 2015

Parking Questions?
August 24, 2015

Bicycle Master Plan Will Launch with Fall Community Meetings
August 24, 2015

Catylator Makerspace announces its first location in downtown Silver Spring, MD
August 4, 2015

Not Your Average Joe's signs a long-term lease at Ellsworth Place!
August 4, 2015


July 2015


FINAL RESURFACING ON EAST WEST HIGHWAY IN SILVER SPRING HAS BEGUN
July 27, 2015


June 2015


Boards, Committees and Commissions - New Application Process
June 23, 2015

Awards For Excellence in the Arts & Humanities
June 23, 2015

MCFRS 1st Battalion Facebook Page
June 23, 2015

Summer Guide Available Online
June 23, 2015

Sharks in the Parks!
June 23, 2015

SHA ANNOUNCES HALFWAY MILESTONE FOR UNIVERSITY BOULEVARD BRIDGE PROJECT IN SILVER SPRING
June 23, 2015

Summer Volunteers Needed at the TESS Center
June 23, 2015

Safe Routes to School
June 23, 2015

Michael Gibbs And Bill Frisell Team Up On A New Big Band Record
June 23, 2015

Online Registration & Facility Reservation is About to Get Easier with ActiveMONTGOMERY.org
June 23, 2015

Safe Silver Spring
June 23, 2015

Paint Branch Montessori Day Care
June 23, 2015

Summer Volunteers Needed at the TESS Center
June 15, 2015

Silver Spring, Choose Your Shark!
June 1, 2015

CUNEIFORM: SILVER SPRING's OWN RECORD LABEL!
June 1, 2015

THE SHIPMENT PREMIERE
June 1, 2015

On the Razzle
June 1, 2015

HELP WITH GRAFFITI
June 1, 2015


May 2015


Office Hours Program
May 14, 2015


April 2015


PLEASE KNOW! Mass Casualty Exercise at Montgomery College, April 25
April 24, 2015

White Oak Science Gateway Master Plan
April 24, 2015

MoCo's Got Talent
April 24, 2015

The Department of Transportation is seeking Full Time and Substitute Bus Operators
April 24, 2015

Celebrate Earth Day Every Day With Device Recycling
April 24, 2015

Teammates in Hunger Relief
April 24, 2015

Graffiti: See it? Act on it!
April 24, 2015

Do you want to put your video creation skills to the test?
April 24, 2015

Indigogo for Catylator Summer Camp
April 7, 2015

Day in the Life of Montgomery County Your Look at Life in Montgomery County on a Single Day
April 7, 2015

Community Counseling Center Offers New Weekly Women’s Group on Thursday Evenings
April 7, 2015

Suzanne Ludlow Chosen as New City Manager
April 7, 2015

Applications Being Accepted for August 2015 Police Citizen Academy
April 7, 2015

Montgomery Parks Summer Camps
April 7, 2015

Registration for Baseball Now Open
April 7, 2015

Each year, CASA helps of thousands of homeowners, business owners, and even local Elementary Schools to prepare for spri
April 7, 2015

Silver Spring Stage Presents The Language Archive
April 7, 2015

Lumina Studio Theatre Presents THE LADY'S NOT FOR BURNING
April 7, 2015

Community Event and Hospice Caring Activities
April 7, 2015

Leggett Announces Launch of Transit Screen Initiative by MCDOT
April 2, 2015

Montgomery Parks Athletic Fields to Open April 1, 2015
April 2, 2015

Workforce Development and Continuing Education
April 2, 2015

Civil War Medical History
April 2, 2015

Brewers and Drinkers Around Silver Spring
April 2, 2015

Ready. All Set. Go! – All Set Restaurant & Bar to Open in Silver Spring
April 2, 2015

The Daily Dish a finalist for a RAMMY nomination!
April 2, 2015

Community Event and Hospice Caring Activities
April 2, 2015


March 2015


Glass Named Executive Director of Gandhi Brigade
March 31, 2015

Applications are now open for the 2015 season of Fenton Street Market
March 31, 2015

Sligo Avenue coming into its own
March 31, 2015

Third Place Wellness Opening in South Silver Spring
March 31, 2015

SSTCi produces 80+ arts and entertainment programs and events year-round
March 31, 2015

Leggett’s FY16 Operating Budget Tightens Belt on County Spending
March 17, 2015

Watch the Latest Edition of Plan-It Montgomery
March 17, 2015

Takoma Radio has permission to broadcast as WOWD-LP on 94.3FM
March 17, 2015

Meditation Museum Coming to Montgomery Hills
March 17, 2015

County Selects Artspace to Develop Former Silver Spring Police Station
March 13, 2015

Congratulations to Blair Student for Science Talent Search Win!
March 13, 2015

Heard of Slow Art Day? (April 11)
March 13, 2015

National Museum of Health and Medicine
March 9, 2015

2014 MCPS Annual Report
March 9, 2015

2015 Service Academy Forums {Help us get the word out to Area high school students!}
March 9, 2015

Congratulations to Kefa Cafe!
March 9, 2015

Kefa kicks off GoFundMe Campaign
March 9, 2015

WEDNESDAY MARCH 4TH! Best of Fenton Village 2014 Awards
March 2, 2015

Montgomery County Public Libraries’ Silver Spring Branch will close March 15
March 2, 2015

Have you seen the new directory of businesses in the Brookville Road Area?
March 2, 2015

Montgomery College 2020 Achievements Annual Report
March 2, 2015

Planning Board Chair Anderson and Commissioner Fani-González Featured on County Radio Program
March 2, 2015

Who Wants to Work Training & Challenge
March 2, 2015

Do you have an old car that you are looking to get rid of?
March 2, 2015

Youth Leadership Montgomery (YLM)
March 2, 2015

Community ChangeMakers: Profiles of the Volunteers Transforming Our Communities
March 2, 2015

Community Meeting Update Wheaton Redevelopment Project on Lot 13
March 2, 2015

IRC Job Fair
March 2, 2015


February 2015


Resources Webpage for Non-Profit Organizations
February 11, 2015

Who Will You Nominate as an Extraordinary Volunteer in Montgomery County?
February 11, 2015

County Seniors Have a Free Ride to Fun, Fellowship, and Activity
February 11, 2015

The results from the 2014 voting for The Best of Fenton Village have been tabulated and released.
February 4, 2015

Urban Butcher set to Reopen!
February 4, 2015

New TAKOMA website
February 4, 2015

"Young Montgomery" T.V. Show Premiers
February 4, 2015

Renters' Tax Credits - Help us spread the word to your networks!
February 4, 2015

New Parking Availability System Installed in Two Silver Spring Garages: Provides Information on Number of Spaces Availab
February 2, 2015

Free Health Insurance for those who do not qualify for Affordable Care Act (ACA) coverage
February 2, 2015

"Protect Your Loved Ones" Information Sessions SATURDAY FEB. 7th
February 2, 2015

IMPACT Silver Spring is now accepting nominations for the 2015 Momentum Awards
February 2, 2015

Montgomery Serves Awards 2015
February 2, 2015

Montgomery County Media Station has just initiated a new show called "Young Montgomery":
February 2, 2015

Senior Today T.V. Show "On Demand"
February 2, 2015

Silver Spring Village is excited to introduce our new Executive Director, Marcy Frosh!
February 2, 2015

Independent Transit Authority
February 2, 2015

spendingMontgomery is now live!
February 2, 2015

VOTE for your favorite Silver Spring establishment
February 2, 2015

Wonderful, Engaging Buffalo Soldier, and "Buffalo Saga" Author, James Harden "Pat" Daugherty
February 2, 2015

CUNEIFORM RECORDS ANNOUNCES ITS JANUARY / FEBRUARY 2015 RELEASES AND ITS EXPANDED WEB PRESENCE
February 2, 2015

Little Loft, A Neighborhood Art Space, Coming to Takoma!
February 2, 2015

The Takoma Park Safe Routes to School 5K Challenge!
February 2, 2015

Makerspace Kid's Summer Camp
February 2, 2015


January 2015


Draft of Subdivision Regulations Rewrite Available for Review
January 27, 2015

It’s Open Enrollment Season for Affordable Care Act Health Insurance
January 27, 2015

Call for Nominations: 2015 Momentum Awards
January 27, 2015

Former colleagues of Nancy Dacek recall their memories of this dedicated public servant who passed away January 11, 2015
January 21, 2015

Don’t have health insurance?/No tiene seguro médico?
January 21, 2015

Explore NOAA Saturday February 7th - AND FREE Lunchtime Series
January 21, 2015

Storm Drain Art Contest
January 21, 2015

Leggett Announces Amended Six-Year Capital Construction Budget
January 20, 2015

Have you checked out the Conflict Resolution Center of Montgomery County recently?
January 20, 2015

Senior Connection has immediate openings for volunteers to provide essential services to Montgomery County seniors.
January 20, 2015

KEY COUNCIL LINKS
January 20, 2015

Celebrating The 50th Anniversary of Selma
January 20, 2015

County Executive Leggett elected to chair the Maryland Association of Counties Board of Directors
January 12, 2015

FREE Van-Go (downtown Silver Spring shuttle bus) expands service hours into the night and Saturdays
January 12, 2015

Registration is open for TPSS Youth Baseball & Softball Leagues 2015 Spring season
January 12, 2015

Silver Spring ranked #1 "Most Caring Suburb".
January 12, 2015

County Executive "Community Collaboration Grants" DUE January 15th!.
January 12, 2015

Improved Search and QuickFacts Enhance Census Bureau’s Website.
January 12, 2015

Leggett Announces Campaign to Urge Residents to Clear Their Sidewalks of Ice & Snow and Check In With Neighbors During W
January 12, 2015

Make MLK Day a Day ON, and not a Day Off!
January 12, 2015

Leggett to Hold First FY16 Operating Budget Public Forum; Residents’ Input Crucial in Determining Priorities
January 5, 2015

THE BUDGET FORUM FOR THE SILVER SPRING REGIONAL AREA IS SET FOR WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 14th 7pm IN THE CIVIC BUILDING.
January 5, 2015

New publication for Seniors
January 5, 2015

Sign up Now for Montgomery County's MLK Weekend of Service
January 5, 2015

Seeking Volunteers Drivers for Inclement Weather
January 5, 2015


December 2014


THE BUDGET FORUM FOR THE SILVER SPRING REGIONAL AREA IS SET FOR WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 14th 7pm IN THE CIVIC BUILDING.
December 18, 2014

Health Coverage: Enrollment for health coverage under the Affordable Care Act is open until February 15, 2015.
December 18, 2014

FUN FOR THE HOLIDAYS
December 18, 2014

VACANCIES IN OUR B/C/Cs
December 18, 2014

The Mini-Nut - TODAY!
December 15, 2014

Silver Spring Village Annual Report is On-Line
December 15, 2014

Pepco Prepared for Cold Weather: Payment Resources Available to Customers
December 15, 2014

A message from Jayne Park, IMPACT Silver Spring new Executive Director
December 15, 2014

Mark your calendar & get your organization ready now for the FY16 Operating Budget Forum
December 15, 2014

New Montgomery County Grants Portal and MLK Day of Service: Register your project now!
December 15, 2014

Inaugural Remarks by County Executive Isiah Leggett Available On-Line
December 8, 2014

Residents Invited to Participate in Live Online Discussion with County Executive Ike Leggett
December 8, 2014

Mark your calendar & get your organization ready now for the FY16 Operating Budget Forum set for WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 14 7
December 8, 2014

New Montgomery County Grants Portal and MLK Day of Service: Register your project now!
December 8, 2014

New Montgomery County Grants Portal
December 4, 2014

Silver Spring B&O Railroad Station - A past with a future
December 4, 2014

AFI European Union Film Showcase starts December 3rd!
December 4, 2014

Residents Encouraged to Sign Up for Health Coverage at Health Connect Now Events Saturday, December 6
December 4, 2014

The Revels Have a New Web-site!
December 4, 2014

INAUGURATION IS TODAY!
December 1, 2014

Introducing IMPACT's New Executive Director
December 1, 2014

Best of Fenton Village is Back!
December 1, 2014

AFI European Union Film Showcase starts December 3rd!
December 1, 2014

Volunteering Opportunity to Help Seniors
December 1, 2014

MLK Day of Service: Register your project now!
December 1, 2014

FUN FOR THE HOLIDAYS
December 1, 2014


November 2014


Best of Fenton Village is Back!
November 24, 2014

Help Control Deer In Your Neigborhood
November 24, 2014

Give Local this Holiday Season
November 24, 2014

Volunteering Opportunity to Help Seniors
November 24, 2014

Crossroad Farmers Market featured on NPR "All Things Considered"
November 24, 2014

Blessed Coffee featured on the Kojo Namdi Show
November 24, 2014

The Ethiopian Community Center in MD is now open!
November 24, 2014

Did you know?
November 24, 2014

MLK Day of Service: Register your project now!
November 24, 2014

County Seniors Have a Free Ride to Fun, Fellowship, Activity
November 10, 2014

Ride Along with Fire and Rescue Service
November 10, 2014

MLK Day of Service: Register your project now!
November 10, 2014

Long Branch Placemaking
November 10, 2014

Celebrating Our Own
November 10, 2014

Politics and Prose will open satellite stores in Busboys and Poets restaurants - including Takoma DC location
November 10, 2014

Department of Permitting Services Launches Program to Help Restaurants Navigate Permitting System
November 4, 2014

Park & Planning New Video Explains How to Get Zoning Info and much more
November 4, 2014

The Ethiopian Community Center in Maryland has opened its door!
November 4, 2014

VACANCIES IN OUR B/C/Cs
November 4, 2014


October 2014


Care about the Rapid Transit System?
October 31, 2014

Comment Sought on Two Board of Education Policies
October 31, 2014

Because Everyone Has a Story to Tell...
October 31, 2014

Giving Thanks - The Fillmore Silver Spring & Shepherd's Table
October 31, 2014

Pennyworth Shop
October 31, 2014

LOCALS RECOGNIZED REGIONALY AND NATIONALY
October 31, 2014

Silver Spring Stage Presents Earth and Sky
October 31, 2014

HOW WE GOT ON BY IDRIS GOODWIN Directed by Paige Hernandez REGIONAL PREMIERE
October 31, 2014

The Highwood Theatre presents "No Exit"
October 31, 2014

Silent Cinema Showcase - October 24–November 23 at the AFI
October 31, 2014

13th biennial Book Arts Fair and Conference
October 31, 2014

Community Stories Festival November 12-15 in Silver Spring and Takoma Park
October 31, 2014

Leggett Hails News of County’s Triple-A Bond Rating; County Among Best in Nation for Fiscal Responsibility...
October 27, 2014

Leggett, StonebridgeCarras and Bozzuto Announce Agreement for Redevelopment of Downtown Wheaton
October 27, 2014

Care about the Rapid Transit System?
October 27, 2014

Wonderful opportunity for businesses to advertise in the Silver Spring International Middle School directory
October 27, 2014

Giving Thanks - The Fillmore Silver Spring & Shepherd's Table
October 27, 2014

Early Voting goes on through Thursday, October 30
October 27, 2014

The League of Women Voters of Maryland is pleased to announce that the online version of the Voters' Guide is live
October 27, 2014

Community Stories Festival November 12-15 in Silver Spring and Takoma Park
October 27, 2014

Community Access Pilot Program for the Silver Spring Civic Building and Veterans Plaza
October 27, 2014

Visit Montgomery - Name Change!
October 13, 2014

Interactive Map Reveals Current Development Projects Throughout Montgomery County
October 13, 2014

Voting Information
October 10, 2014

Nominate Yourself to Serve on a Rapid Transit System (RTS) Corridor Advisory Committee!
October 10, 2014