Category Archives: Chevy Chase Events

Fireworks in Chevy Chase

“Technical difficulties” may have caused a long delay midway through the Chevy Chase Club’s annual Independence Day fireworks show on July 3. But they did not deter most of the crowd gathered inside and outside (above) the club. The show began on schedule at roughly 9:30 p.m. But after about ten minutes, it ground to […]

B-CC Students Fight Obesity

Cecilia Carchedi, a sophomore at Bethesda-Chevy Chase High School, is concerned about the burgeoning problem of obesity, especially among American youth. And she’s decided to do something about it. Cecilia, with the help of several B-CC classmates, has founded an organization called “Peas of Mind.” It’s intended to help people by giving them access to […]

Dance Bethesda This Weekend

The folks at Bethesda Urban Partnership have another special event planned this weekend–Dance Bethesda. Its a celebration of dance that creates opportunities to learn and enjoy all over downtown Bethesda. It includes free dance lessons and parties at Bethesda dance studios and a professional concert featuring the region’s best dance companies at the Round House theater. That’s one of […]

Winter Sports in Full Swing at B-CC

With the holidays over, winter sports are in full swing at Bethesda-Chevy Chase High School. The Barons’ women’s basketball team is in action January 18 against Churchill in the picture above, with junior Kelly Markham bringing the ball upcourt on a fast break. B-CC lost that game 39-33, but there are still many opportunities left […]