COVID-19 White Flag Memorial Installation Completes on National Mall
A ceremony on the National Mall on Sunday marked the end of a COVID-19 memorial – a sea of small white flags, each representing a lost life, illustrating the enormity of the pandemic.
Suzanne Brennan Firstenberg of Bethesda created the installation of 700,000 flags, which stood in the shadow of the Washington Monument for more than two weeks. [NBC 4]
Amazon hires Chevy Chase, projects 750 DMV jobs created by 2022
Amazon says so will have created more than 750 jobs in the DMV area by 2022 and he’s still hiring at multiple locations including Chevy Chase.
Amazon Fresh, a grocery store, has locations nearby at Chevy Chase; Franconia, Virginia; and Washington, DC [Patch]
Takoma Park woman places third in ‘Big Brother’ finale
Takoma Park resident Azah Awasum, who was a contestant in the last season of the CBS reality show “Big Brother”, placed third in the season finale, which aired last week. [Source of the Spring]
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