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2015 Farmers Market Opens May 16

By Helen Triolo, last updated 5/13/15 12:00am

It's the best time of the year for people who like to eat fresh: the Rockville Farmers Market at the corner of Rte 28 (E Jefferson St) & Monroe Ave...

Filed under Around Town, Food: organic, local, sustainably produced, Locally produced

First Rockville Solar Co-op Meeting Successful, Second Set for May 5

By Helen Triolo, last updated 5/4/15 12:00am

The first meeting of the now-forming Rockville Solar Cooperative was well-attended, with Rockville area residents interested to find out the details about costs and benefits associated with installing home solar...

Rockville Science Center Announces Major Community Outreach Initiative

By Cindy Cotte Griffiths, last updated 4/7/15 07:46am

Rockville Science Center 2.0: Imagine Our Future The public is invited to six sessions to brainstorm and plan a science center. Rockville Science Center Inc. (RSC) was established in 2009...

Filed under Tech & Science

Rockville's Solar Co-op to Help Residents Save Money Going Solar

By Helen Triolo, last updated 4/6/15 03:19pm

Photo: Pepco Watershed Sustainability Center, a working laboratory for Pepco and the University of Maryland that focuses on energy efficiency and sustainable living. Showcasing new technologies, including smart thermostats, ground...

Filed under Home & Garden, Renewable energy / energy saving

A-RTS Returns to Rockville Town Square

By Helen Triolo, last updated 4/2/15 09:52pm

The third annual A-RTS at Rockville Town Square will transform the streets surrounding Rockville Town Square into an outdoor art gallery. The weekend art festival will showcase 160 local, regional...

Filed under Creative Arts, Around Town

August 1, 2014: Fruit of the Forest Pie
July 30, 2014: Meet Me in the Bean Aisle
July 28, 2014: Remembering Carl Henn
June 25, 2014: Mr. Wren Seeks a Wife
May 14, 2014: Making Sauerkraut
May 22, 2013: Rockville Street Trees
June 14, 2013: Wow, we got slammed
May 17, 2013: Get Fit at Thrive Yoga
March 5, 2013: 100 percent recycled
February 7, 2013: Italian Stone Pine plants
February 4, 2013: Find a job in Rockville
January 14, 2013: Orchids at American Plant
January 12, 2013: Keeping Rockville Bikeable
December 13, 2012: Get your geek on at Penn Camera
December 2, 2012: Buy recycled
November 27, 2012: Federal Plaza had a makeover
November 16, 2012: FORS is launching today!
November 6, 2012: Have you voted?
November 3, 2012: Warm up at CremCaffe
October 30, 2012: Warm and Yummy
October 28, 2012: Emergency supplies