Per Montgomery County: “Derwood is a large zip code area today, but few Montgomery County residents would be able to say exactly where is the locality originally called “Deerwood.” In a Montgomery History online presentation at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 22, historian Ralph Buglass will provide much of the information that GPS cannot address.
One confusing “hint” about Derwood: a Metrorail station with a different name is nearby.
Another contradiction about the community that Mr. Buglass will discuss is the “Derwood Post Office.” The Derwood post office is actually in what most people think of as Redland. Nonetheless, Derwood has a quite fascinating history all its own, as Mr. Buglass will detail in this talk.
Mr. Buglass is a Montgomery County native and avid history buff. He has taught at lifelong learning institutes associated with Johns Hopkins and American universities and Montgomery College. He speaks frequently to community groups, businesses, and other organizations as well as at national conferences.
To register and join the presentation, go to Webinar Registration – Zoom.”
Traffic incidents have caused major delays on both I-270 and I-495 in Montgomery County on Monday morning.
The flip from rain to snow started earlier than initially anticipated, allowing for heavier bursts of snow to accumulate even though ground temps were well above freezing. The precipitation also…
The winter weather has caused slush to accumulate with Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Services (MCFRS) warning of wet and slick spots on the road.
Two Hour Delay: 12/11/2023 at 5:30 AM Schools will open 2 hours later. Before and After school childcare programs and Community Use occur as scheduled
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