Montgomery Village News Articles

MVF Independence Day Parade winners

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Montgomery Village residents turned out in large numbers both as spectators and parade participants at this year’s Independence Day Parade along Apple Ridge Road and then for the Celebration that followed at the Apple Ridge Recreation Area.

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MVF Board of Directors approved solar panels on MVF facilities pursuant to state authorization

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During the Thursday, June 22, Montgomery Village Foundation (MVF) Board of Directors meeting, the Board authorized Executive Vice President (EVP) Mike Conroy to enter into a contractual agreement with Mledtech, LLC to install solar panels on six MVF facilities, contingent on the State of Maryland authorizing proceeding with the project.

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Renovations completed at Apple Ridge Recreation Area Sports Courts

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The Montgomery Village Foundation is pleased to announce the successful completion of the highly anticipated tennis court repairs, addition of pickleball courts, and renovations of the basketball court at Apple Ridge Recreation Area. During the renovation, the tennis courts underwent repairs to address existing wear and tear issues. The project involved resurfacing the courts to ensure a smooth and safe playing surface for tennis enthusiasts of all skill levels.

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6th District Police provide safety review

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On June 8, 6th District Police Commander Eric Stancliff, along with Sergeant Bill Powell and Lieutenant Kristina Hedgepeth, shared updated crime statistics, police updates and general advice with Village residents via Zoom.

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Service Awards Presented at May MVF Board Meeting

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by Mike Conroy

During the May 25 Montgomery Village Foundation (MVF) Board of Directors meeting, several individuals who serve the community were honored with service awards for their long-term commitment to Montgomery Village.

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LGCS girls soccer team shines

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The Living Grace Christian School (LGCS) Girls Soccer Team achieved a winning season of five wins, two ties and one loss this spring. There were only two seniors on the team this year, so the team is looking forward to next season with many returning players.

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David B. Humpton Park is officially open!

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MVF officially took ownership of the David B. Humpton Park on Thursday, May 25, so the park is open today, Friday, May 26, for all residents, including our four-legged friends, to enjoy.

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Northgate Community Church Vacation Bible School

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Huzzah! Grab your armor and your trusty steed and get ready for a merry time as we travel back to the time of castles and dragons!

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Watkins Mill Fitness Park update

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The Watkins Mill Fitness Park renovation is nearing completion and is anticipated to open in either late May or June 2023.

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New native plants at North Creek Nature Center

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On Saturday, April 22, in celebration of Earth Day, the Montgomery Village Garden Club and the Montgomery Village Foundation worked together to bring more native plants to North Creek Lake.

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Parking lots to temporarily close for sealcoating and restriping

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Several Montgomery Village Foundation parking lots will be closed for approximately 48 hours (starting on the dates shown below) for asphalt repair. This essential maintenance work is being carried out to improve the safety and appearance of these facilities.

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New push button on-off system for court lights at Watkins Mill Recreation Area and North Creek Community Center

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A new user operated on-off system has been installed to control the tennis court lights at Watkins Mill Recreation Area and North Creek Community Center. Players can turn on the court lights by pushing the green START button on the panel inside the court gate.

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Letter to the Editor

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Editor:

Montgomery County is starting pilot programs in several parts of the county to recycle food scraps for composting. Montgomery Village is within one of the areas being considered for the program. If enough households sign up, they will start doing it here.

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Volunteers needed to serve on MVF committees

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Are you looking to get involved in your community? Do you have a few hours to spare that can be dedicated to reviewing projects, investments or financial processes, and help keep Montgomery Village moving forward? Then consider applying for appointment to the MVF Architectural Review Board (ARB), Audit or Investment committees.

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Committee members, chairs reaffirmed at April Board meeting

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In any given year, over 150 volunteers in the community fill positions on the board of directors and committees, providing oversight, advice and helping make decisions that keep neighborhoods and Montgomery Village as a whole, the best it can be. Each year, the Montgomery Village Foundation (MVF) Board of Directors looks to its standing and advisory committees for their expertise on matters that affect all Village residents. Also, annually, the MVF Board reaffirms the members who are eligible to serve on those committees.

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Swim Team registration

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Village swim teams provide one of the perennial favorite summer activities for Village children ages 4 to 18 (as of June 1 of the current year) whose families are members of Montgomery Village Foundation (MVF) pools. Montgomery Village Swim Teams are run by parent volunteers, not by MVF.

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MVF Summer Camps offer fun and flexibility

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With the end of school around the corner, now is the perfect time to think about where your kids can explore summertime activities. MVF Summer Camps offer flexibility and variety so that not one minute of sunshine is wasted.

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LGCS students excel at the ACSI Math Olympics

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In early March, 35 Living Grace Christian School (LGCS) students, along with students from about 5 other schools, competed (remotely) in the ACSI Math Olympics.

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New committee members appointed at March Board meeting

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Continuing Montgomery Village’s trend for volunteerism in the community, several residents were appointed to committees at the Montgomery Village Foundation (MVF) Board of Directors meeting held on March 23. The regular business meeting preceded the Annual Meeting, which highlighted service in the community.

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New members installed, service awards given at MVF Annual Meeting

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The Montgomery Village Foundation (MVF) Board of Directors held its annual meeting on Thursday, March 23 at North Creek Community Center. During the meeting, newly elected members to the Board, Jack Guiragossian and incumbents Daniel Anderson and Brandon Coffee-Borden, were installed for their 2023-2026 term.

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