Calcium Supplements Linked to Longer Lifespans in Women
Study finds calcium-rich diet, supplements provide equal benefits Newswise - Chevy Chase, MD -Taking a calcium supplement of up to 1,000 mg per day can help women live longer, according to a recent study accepted for publication in The Endocrine Society's Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism .
Alliance talks about Montgomery rentersa rights
Almost one-third of all Montgomery County residents are renters, said Matthew Losak, the executive director of Montgomery County Renters Alliance , but they are underrepresented in policy decisions.
Runners Support Capital Crescent Trail with 'Save the Trail' 5K
Opponents of building the Purple Line along the Capital Crescent Trail will be out in full force this Saturday morning for the annual "Save the Trail" 5-kilometer run along the shaded trail through the woods.
Wed May 22, 2013
Mild Hypothyroidism Raises Mortality Risk among Heart Failure Patients
African-Americans with underactive thyroid also face higher death risk Newswise - Chevy Chase, MD- Patients with underlying heart failure are more likely to experience adverse outcomes from mild hypothyroidism, according to a recent study accepted for publication in The Endocrine Society's Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism .
#MoCo Online: Q&A WIth County Executive Leggett
County Executive Isiah Leggett went online Tuesday to answer questions from county residents.
Police search for Chevy Chase home vandal
Police are asking for help identifying a vandal who threw rocks at the doors of a Chevy Chase home in late April.
Fish oil supplements may help fight against Type 2 diabetes
Chevy Chase, MD-Widely-used fish oil supplements modestly increase amounts of a hormone that is associated with lower risk of diabetes and heart disease, according to a study accepted for publication in The Endocrine Society's Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism .
Mon May 20, 2013
Bethesda, Chevy Chase Crime: Commercial, Residential Burglaries; Thefts from Vehicles
The following information was supplied by the Montgomery County Police Department in its summary of major crimes occurring in the county between April 27 and May 7. The mention of an arrest or charge does not indicate a conviction.
Thu May 16, 2013
Property Tax Increased for Montgomery County, Axed for Town of Chevy Chase
The Town of Chevy Chase Council voted last week to eliminate the town's property tax for town residents.
Purple Line has some seeing red
Pointing to her Chevy Chase house on a satellite photo, Ella Kaszubski traced her finger along where the proposed Purple Line would run right behind it, alongside the Capital Crescent Trail.
Wed May 15, 2013
Protecting Pedestrians: Safer Crosswalks for Seniors Are in the Near Future
The Chevy Chase Village Traffic Committee and The Friendship Heights Transportation Management District Advisory Committee are both working with transportation officials to install safer walk signals for their communities.
Tue May 14, 2013
What's the Going Rate for Lawn Care Services in Bethesda and Chevy Chase?
This week: How much do lawn services cost? How much do you pay for your lawn service? And, what does that cover-just mowing, or does it cover weeding, pruning, planting? Please share in the comments below.
Concrete Used to Smash Window, Ransack Home
A piece of concrete was used by someone to smash a rear basement window of a home in the 4200 block of East-West Highway, Chevy Chase, on Monday, May 13, according to Montgomery County police.
Bike to Work Day Pit Stops Near You on Friday
Among the hundreds of Montgomery County commuters who will take to their bikes this Friday for Bike to Work Day will be Montgomery County Council Members Roger Berliner, Valerie Ervin, George Leventhal and Hans Riemer.
Mon May 13, 2013
Louisiana 4-H Receives Walmart Foundation Grant
The LSU AgCenter 4-H program will share in a $2 million grant from the Walmart Foundation to help teach healthy living and eating choices.
Bethesda, Chevy Chase Crime: Burglaries, Thefts from Vehicles in Parking Garages
The following information was supplied by the Montgomery County Police Department in its summary of major crimes occurring in the county between April 22 and 30.
Fri May 10, 2013
Mi Cocina Ribbon Cut, Chevy Chase Vacancy Filled
Friendship Heights' newest restaurant-Mi Cocina-opened on Friday with a 10:30 a.m. ribbon-cutting ceremony.
Thu May 09, 2013
Idling Montgomery Co. drivers caught violating bus policy
A Montgomery County Ride On bus depot in Silver Spring that's been rattling nearby homes and emanating a perpetual rumbling has residents wondering whether it's necessary.
Wed May 08, 2013
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Bethesda High Schools Get Top Rankings
Montgomery County Public Schools have done it again-landing in top spots in a national ranking.