18 To Our Readers
Lindy Boggs was an extraordinary woman—
as the man who married her daughter
learned early on.
By Steve Roberts
Our columnist is seriously hacked when
someone gets access to her identity online.
By April Witt
36 My Stuff
A “clothing artist” finds making her own
apparel is just sew, sew right.
By Anya Grenier
38 People Watcher
A young winner of Jeopardy! talks about his
plans for the loot; a Rockville barber runs
more than 100 marathons (and has the
energy to talk about it); and a local couple
tells how they met more than 70 years ago.
By Maura Mahoney
44 Story of My Life
When the author found the perfect gift
for her father, she was going to milk it for
all it was worth.
By Marla Brown Fogelman
Rockville’s Andy Kushner left the world of
computers for an entertaining idea.
By Anya Grenier
50 Work Related
A martial artist gets into acting.
As told to Sarah Tincher
52 Person of Interest
Diana Movius—policy wonk by day, dancer
by night—brings her bold contemporary
ballet company to Silver Spring.
By Lisa Traiger
Four years have passed since we first wrote
about several women crafting new careers
built around their families. We catch up with
where they are now.
By Lisa Braun-Kenigsberg
314 Shop Talk
This season, it’s all about having a velvet touch.
Plus, shop openings and closings in the area.
By Cynthia Hacinli
316 To-Do List
From The Nutcracker in its many incarnations
to Handel’s Messiah, there are plenty of holiday
happenings this fall and winter. Plus, our list of
nonholiday arts events worth checking out.
By Cindy Murphy-Tofig
323 What Bethesda’s
Best-selling books in the area versus
324 Driving Range
You don’t need to climb on a plane to find good
skiing this winter. Several resorts within reach of
Bethesda are winning fans among both beginners
and experts looking to “shred the gnar.”
By Amy Reinink
331 Once Upon a Time
Writer Frances Trollope (aka “Old Madam
Vinegar”) had a few sour things to say about
life in 19th-century Montgomery County.
By Mark Walston
What we have with our kids is a failure to
By Sarah Pekkanen
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