Fall is a great time for gardening, especially with natives

Learn a few new plant names, rethink the idea that “Spring is planting time” and you’ll have a fall to remember in your garden project. Contrary to ... read more

Music Center at Strathmore is ready for its sustainability close-up

Every year, some of the top names in performing arts make their way to the Music Center at Strathmore. The Beach Boys’ Brian Wilson, late ... read more

Garden-style condo communities have a lot of room for green

Big sustainability measures need not be the sole domain of high rise buildings. A garden-style condo community in Silver Spring is proof. Vicki Vergagni didn’t ... read more

Watershed restoration and outreach grants open to community groups

The Montgomery County Government and the Chesapeake Bay Trust announce a new grant program to support watershed restoration and outreach projects throughout Montgomery County. The ... read more

RainScapes Professionals: Finding one (or becoming one) in Montgomery County

Designing and building a rain garden or conservation landscaping requires extra expertise than your average garden. It’s possible to do on your own, especially if you ... read more