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Adirondack Chair Season in Chevy Chase

It may be named after the mountains in upstate New York, but the Adirondack chair has always been the unofficial summer chair of Chevy Chase. Anyone who has walked up the 9th fairway at the Chevy Chase Club will remember the row of white chairs sitting beyond the green, in front of the clubhouse. There […]

Betsy Ross Leads 4th of July in Chevy Chase

Betsy Ross and a couple of Montgomery County fire trucks led the way Thursday as the village of Chevy Chase celebrated the 4th of July with the traditional children’s parade from Village Hall  to Oliver Street Park. The kids rode bikes and scooters festooned in red, white and blue. Some were pushed in strollers and […]

Now Blooming in Chevy Chase–Daylilies

Fences not only delineate property in Chevy Chase. They beautify it. These daylilies are presently blooming along a boundary fence on East Melrose Street in Chevy Chase Village. The orange blossoms are a common sight around the village in mid-summer. Photo © Bob Cullen  

A Look at Chevy Chase Village

Located on the Maryland-Washington, DC border at Western Avenue NW, Chevy Chase Village is a stunning, affluent neighborhood in Chevy Chase. It’s about a mile southwest of Martin’s Addition, and a few minutes from Chevy Chase Section 5. Many of the homes in this neighborhood exceed $1 million, with some homes pricing well over $2 […]

Chevy Chase Wildlife II

The squirrels and songbirds of Chevy Chase don’t live a completely carefree life. Yes, lots of residents maintain feeders that nurture the cardinals, jays and woodpeckers of the area. And, yes, the squirrels, even when they can’t manage to get at the feeders directly, stay fat and happy by feeding on the crumbs the birds […]