Community Service for Clean Streams

Volunteers cleaned the stream at Twinbrook Community Park for Montgomery County’s Community Service Day on Oct. 22, 2016.

Rockville is seeking volunteers to help keep city streams trash-free with two stream cleanups in October.

On Saturday, Oct. 14, the Environment Commission will host a cleanup from 10:30 a.m.-noon at Maryvale Park, 812 First St. Environment Commission members will be at the park’s gazebo to greet participants.
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Rockville Gets Down to Business – Register Now!

Rockville business owners, managers and leaders – and those interested in starting a business in the city – are invited to learn how best to interact with the city through the Rockville Business Academy. Continue reading “Rockville Gets Down to Business – Register Now!”

Celebrating Hispanic Heritage

Councilmember Virginia D. Onley (left) presents a proclamation to Jorge Restrepo, founder and president of Rockville-based EurekaFacts LLC, recognizing Sept. 15-Oct. 15 as Hispanic Heritage Month, as Mayor Bridget Donnell Newton (second from left) and Councilmember Julie Palakovich Carr (right) look on. “The City of Rockville is proud of the 14 percent of its population who are Hispanic in origin and we are committed to honoring Hispanic culture and continuing to build a strong, inclusive community,” the proclamation stated. Find video of the presentation with the Sept. 18 Mayor and Council meeting listing at www.rockvillemd.gov/AgendaCenter.

Cruisin’ the Classics: Rev Up
for October’s Antique and
Classic Car Show

56th Annual Show Offers Free, Family-Friendly Fun
Rockville’s 56th annual Antique and Classic Car Show being held on Oct. 14.

Rockville’s 56th annual Antique and Classic Car Show rolls into Rockville Civic Center Park from 11 a.m.-3:30 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 14.

The free show – one of the oldest and the largest in the mid-Atlantic region – will feature more than 550 vehicles, a car-related flea market, a car sales area and a performance by The Hillbilly Gypsies. There will be a moon bounce at the rear of the park in the parking lot of Croydon Creek Nature Center, which will be open to visitors.
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