By Watkins Mill High School Seniors
Obehi Eromosele and Huswat Olajide

Most people dread seeing their teachers outside of school, but one Watkins Mill High School alumna is looking forward to it this weekend. WMHS graduate Kathryn Bratt-Pfotenhauer will speak as a featured poetry author and in the following block WMHS english and journalism teacher Sara Goodman Confino will be one of the featured authors at the Gaithersburg Book Festival for the second time. Confino will be engaging in a discussion about her book, Don’t Forget to Write, with Sophie Wan, the author of Women of Good Fortune

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Ryan McCormick (left) with Dexter Manley center and McCormick’s son.

Article by Ben Shlesinger

Growing up in Montgomery County in the 1980s it seemed as if there was a sports card show every weekend. Reading the back of Beckett you’d see listings for events in Gaithersburg, Silver Spring, Rockville and a few other places. But now there is just one. The Mid-Atlantic Sports Card Show is a semi-annual one-day show created by Ryan McCormick. The next one is this Saturday, May 18th from 9:30 AM to 3 PM at the Silver Spring Civic Building.
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Courtesy Chalk Riot x Arts on the Block x DTSS


The second annual chalk fest that was scheduled for Saturday, May 4th has been rescheduled due to inclement weather over the weekend. The event will now take place on Saturday, June 29th on Ellsworth Drive in Downtown Silver Spring.

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