Daily Archives: May 13, 2020

Maryland Arts Center Turns to Food Distribution

Language barriers are making it tough for one of the poorest communities in Montgomery County, Maryland, to get help. Out of necessity, the BlackRock Center for the Arts turned its gallery space into a distribution center to help those families in need. Grace Rivera-Oven is helping lead the efforts at the Upcounty Consolidation Hub for Community Needs, known as the Germantown Hub. “We…

Virginia Woman Allowed to Return to Assisted Living After Weeks at Rehab Center With Outbreak

A Northern Virginia man’s frustration with getting his mother moved from a rehab center back to her home ended Wednesday. For more than five weeks, Frederica Brinson has been in limbo. After a recent hospital stay, the 87-year-old was taken to Burke Health & Rehabilitation to regain her strength. While she was at Burke Rehab, there was a coronavirus outbreak. Brinson…