sweater for your body type, stylish stud
earrings, and more.
By Sarah Zlotnick
327 To-Do List
Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebrations,
Seinfeld’s Jason Alexander comes to
Strathmore, and more
By Cindy Murphy-Tofig
331 What Bethesda’s
Best-selling books in the area vs. those
339 Driving Range
During the winter months, we often suffer
from more than dry skin. An overnight spa
trip can remedy the post-holiday blahs and
put you in the mindset for spring.
By Charlotte Safavi
344 Once Upon a Time
The beautiful manor that’s now part of the
Howard Hughes Medical Institute was once
the country home of a wealthy pastor.
By Mark Walston
20 To Our Readers
Brian Frosh learned a lot about law
from his father, a Bethesda attorney
and longtime public servant.
By Steve Roberts
Taking inspiration from the French
By April Witt
38 People Watcher
How a 13-year-old from Rockville is
making a difference . . . The B-CC cross-country coach shows how it’s done . . .
new books by local writers, and more
By Maura Mahoney
48 Story of My Life
Over the years, I had come to love the
classic simplicity of black, gray and beige.
But do the colors we wear mean more
than we think?
By Christine Koubek
From the computer room to the
By Jackie Judd
56 Work Related
Is school closed today? MCPS’s Todd
Watkins helps make that decision.
As told to Joi Louviere
58 Person of Interest
Timothy Firestine may not be a
household name, but the county’s chief
administrative officer plays a big role in
By Louis Peck
324 Shop Talk
The Rockville-based aesthetician to first
lady Michelle Obama offers tips on how
to soothe itchy winter skin. Plus, the right
61 Financial Services Profiles
193 Long & Foster Ad Section
237 Before and After Home Makeovers
273 Dentist Profiles
308 Camp Chart and Ad Section
332 Private School Ad Section