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New Solar Coop Members Welcome Through Labor Day

By Helen Triolo, last updated 9/1/15 12:00am

If you're interested in putting solar panels on your roof and live in the Rockville area of Montgomery County, you can register here to see if your roof is suitable...

Filed under Renewable energy / energy saving

International Quilt Exhibition Opening at Artists & Makers Studios

By Helen Triolo, last updated 9/1/15 12:00am

Artists & Makers Studios in Rockville will present "Quilting for Change," an international quilt exhibition including three organizations working for social change. The Advocacy Project and Quilt for Change use...

Filed under Creative Arts, Around Town

Elections for 4-year Rockville Mayor and Council Positions To Be Held Nov 3, 2015

By Helen Triolo, last updated 9/1/15 12:00am

Election season is in full swing in Rockville. Early voting to elect a Rockville mayor and 4 councilmembers will be held October 24 and 25 at City Hall, and at...

Filed under Around Town

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...

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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
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March 5, 2013: 100 percent recycled
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January 12, 2013: Keeping Rockville Bikeable
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November 27, 2012: Federal Plaza had a makeover
November 16, 2012: FORS is launching today!
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