Syrian refugees revel in Takoma Park’s parade

At the Takoma Park Independence Day Parade, six visitors—all teenage refugees from Syria, recently resettled in communities across the United States—walked alongside the standard community groups, bands and public officials who’d assembled to ring in the holiday Tuesday morning.

Takoma Park to unveil EMS Bike Team

The Takoma Park Volunteer Fire Department has commissioned two bicycles to form an Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Bike Team. The EMS bikes will be used…

Takoma Park examines ways to improve housing at all income levels

Officials from the City of Takoma Park’s Housing and Community Development Department held a Housing and Economic Development Strategic Plan Listening Session last night where residents offered their opinions on what could be done to improve housing issues in the community.