Wednesday, December 28, 2011
A snowman, his wife and child were seen dancing in Chevy Chase, DC.
The sight of dancing snow people in Chevy Chase, DC, caught our eye Wednesday afternoon. It turns out that an area adjacent to Chevy Chase Recreation Center on Livingston Street, NW, is filled with holiday inflatables. Santa Claus is there, too! Wednesday's 10 to 15-mph winds—with gusts of 20 to 25—caused the colorful decorations to dance wildly. It was quite a sight to behold!
Thursday, December 22, 2011
Get out the lights and holly. Your decorating could net $100,000 for Montgomery County Public Schools.
Update, Dec. 27: Patch's Deck The House contest is now closed. Original post, Dec 8: Patch.com is launching a nationwide contest to find the best-dressed home in its Patch communities, and the winner’s school district will receive $100,000, no strings attached. Here’s how the contest works: Beginning on Dec. 8 and continuing through Dec. 26, you can nominate your home by uploading a photo to the contest entry form on the contest website. During that same time, you and your neighbors will also be able to vote for your favorite festive home in Chevy Chase. The winning entry will be forwarded to a national Patch judge who will select 24 finalists. Each finalist will receive $500 to apply to his or her December electric bill. From Dec. 30 …
Thursday, December 8, 2011
Residents and businesses celebrate the season with decorations and a wonderful selection of gift ideas.
Enjoy some photos capturing a bit of the holiday cheer in Chevy Chase this week.
Tuesday, November 8, 2011
One sure sign of the holiday season-to-come is the appearance of the bluish-white lights on the trees of Wisconsin Avenue's "Rodeo Drive."
One sure sign of the holiday season-to-come is the appearance of the bluish-white lights on the trees of Wisconsin Avenue's "Rodeo Drive." In this photo, the lights go up on a tree outside of Cartier.
Thursday, December 9, 2010
A guide to Christmas trees in the Chevy Chase area
Christmas is a couple weeks away, and, if you celebrate the holiday and haven't done so already, it's time to start thinking about buying your Christmas tree. There are a number of places in the Chevy Chase area to choose from. Remember two things when buying and caring for your tree: ask for a fresh cut and put your tree in water within an hour of getting home. * Price and selection subject to change. Several owners/managers stated that the availability of trees depends on deliveries and price varies according to the condition of the tree. Bethesda-Chevy Chase Rescue Squad 5020 Battery Ln, Bethesda, Md. Type of Trees: Frazer Firs Height: range from table top sized and 5-feet to 9-feet Price: Range from $30-$115 Also sell: wreaths…
Tuesday, November 16, 2010
Decorations around the Chevy Chase Center are set for the holidays.
Next week Black Friday will kick-off the unofficial shopping season, but the Chevy Chase Center shopping area in Friendship Hieghts is already set to welcome the holiday buyers. Last week crews decked out the area with garland, wreaths and bulbs.