Latest Silver Spring, Maryland Stories

2011-05-25 11:02:00

A+ School Rewards Supplement School Budgets Across Region LANDOVER, Md., May 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Giant Food of Landover, Md. is presenting nearly $2 million to local schools in Maryland, Virginia, Washington, D.C., and Delaware as a result of its 2010-2011 A+ School Rewards program.

2011-01-06 10:36:00

CHEVY CHASE, Md., Jan. 6, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Celebrate a soulful SHABBAT RUACH, honoring the life's work of the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Six Choirs and Two Bands join together to share Jewish Tradition with neighbors of all faiths at Temple Shalom, the D.C.

2010-09-10 07:30:00

SILVER SPRING, Md., Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Montgomery Housing Partnership (MHP), a private nonprofit housing developer, was joined by County Executive Isiah Leggett, September 8, to cut the ribbon on the grand re-opening of its newly renovated Gilbert Highlands development.

2010-09-01 20:50:00


2010-04-26 15:28:00

Rick Recht, Top Touring Artist in American Jewish Music, Brings Musical Joy to Temple Shalom on Fri. May 14th. 7:30 pm.

2010-04-21 08:12:00

OMAHA, Neb., April 21 /PRNewswire/ -- THE MAIDS Home Services, the only franchised residential cleaning service to clean for health, announced today that Maria Garcia of THE MAIDS Home Services of Silver Spring, Md., was recognized as the 2009 Manager of the Year this week at the company's national convention in Omaha, Neb.

2009-05-19 09:34:00

SILVER SPRING, Md., May 19 /PRNewswire/ -- AFI-Discovery Channel SILVERDOCS Documentary Festival today announced one of this year's special programs during the eight-day event held just outside Washington, DC.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.