Who am I? MoCo Edition

Maria Shriver is an award-winning journalist, author, founder of the nonprofit organization The Women’s Alzheimer’s Movement, and currently a special correspondent for NBC News.

She is the daughter of Sargent Shriver (a politician who has an elementary school in Silver Spring named after him) and Eunice Shriver (the founder of the Special Olympics), the niece of former President John F. Kennedy, and the former First Lady of California (she is the ex-wife of actor and former California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger).

She attended Westland MS and Stone Ridge in Bethesda.

Shriver has earned many awards, including two Emmy Awards and an Academy of Television Arts and Sciences Award.

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FEST OF SPRING Caribbean Wine Food & Music Festival

Get ready to experience the vibrant colors, tantalizing flavors, and infectious rhythms of the Caribbean at the FEST OF SPRING Caribbean Wine Food & Music Festival! Hosted by RHU LLC, this exciting festival is set to take place on May 18, 2024, at the picturesque 16700 Barnesville Rd in Boyds, MD.

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