Lawn & Garden Stories

GreenFest to have a special focus on engaging kids

Saturday, May 6th Festival to Feature a ‘Kids Pavilion’, Art and a Stream Maze. The third annual Montgomery County GreenFest is set for Saturday, May

Montgomery County celebrates planting of more than 1,800 shade trees since 2014

Montgomery County Executive Isiah Leggett was joined by representatives of the local development community and environmental advocacy groups to celebrate the second anniversary of Tree

Montgomery County officially declares April as Earth Month!

Before the Montgomery Council session on Tuesday, April 18th, Council President Roger Berliner announced a countywide proclamation that declared April as Earth Month. In attendance

DC Environmental Film Festival to screen documentaries at BlackRock and GreenFest

The 2017 Environmental Film Festival in the Nation's Capital (DCEFF) might be over, but that doesn't mean you missed out on your chance to see

Your "green" spring to-do list!

From the spring peepers calling to the daffodils in bloom, the earliest signs of the spring are all around us! With spring right around the

Bell Nursery becomes the first Veriflora® Sustainably Grown company to join the Green Business Certification Program

Bell Nursery has been recognized by the Green Business Certification Program and has earned a listing in the Montgomery County Green Business Directory. The Green

Izaak Walton League’s Maryland Division announces college scholarships for conservation and environmental studies

The Maryland Division of the Izaak Walton League of America is proud to announce the availability of scholarships and scholastic awards for students with an

Local Grants: Engaging volunteers, beautifying a community and solving problems

In 2015, Bethesda Green received a $32,000 grant to help Glen Waye Garden Condominiums address some stormwater runoff concerns.  During this year long project, community

Making bad soil better: Decompacting and composting

Montgomery County residents are fortunate to have a fair amount of natural resources right in their own backyard. Great soil, however, is not always one

Empowering places of worship to build and expand in Montgomery County

On November 9, 2016, more than 100 members of Montgomery County ’s faith community took part in an Open House for places of worship to
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