Nominate a good neighbor
The city is accepting nominations for Rockville’s Good Neighbor Award, for the youth and the adult division. Aside from having “made a significant contribution to their communities over the past year,” nominees must be Rockville residents and cannot work for the city, according to a news release. Oct. 1 is the deadline. To nominate a good neighbor, fill out the entry form online at www.rockvillemd.gov/goodneighbor. For more information, contact Rocio Snowdy at 240-314-8345 or email@example.com.
Business | Coming
Soon: Pigtails & Crewcuts
A hair salon for kids is coming to Rockville Town Square. Pigtails & Crewcuts expects to host its grand opening in October.
Crime | Rockville
man charged with attempted murder
Samir Lababidi, 49, was charged with attempted murder after an incident involving his estranged wife in Hagerstown, MD. >>> See: “Rockville man charged with attempted murder of estranged wife” at Herald-Mail.com.
Nearby | ‘Low-grade’
explosion reported at Montgomery County Public Safety Headquarters
Police said a juvenile was questioned after an apparent firecracker explosion in the parking lot of the Montgomery County Public Safety Headquarters in Gaithersburg on Tuesday. See the story at Gaithersburg Patch.
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Share your 9/11 story
It’s been 12 years since 9/11. How do you mark the anniversary? How did your life change after 9/11? Please share your memories and thoughts at Bethesda Patch.
Editor's Note: This article has been updated since it was originally published on Wednesday, Sept. 11. Pigtails & Crewcuts' grand opening date of Sept. 19 was delayed, the owner has announced. A soft launch is scheduled for Sept. 23; the grand opening is planned the week of Oct. 14.