Home Local Maryland Government Announcement Originally published December 05, 2013

Media Advisory: Comptroller Shops for the Holidays in Montgomery, Prince George’s Counties

Comptroller Shops for the Holidays in Montgomery,


Prince George’s Counties


- “Shop MD for the Holidays” Tour Stops in Takoma Park and Laurel -



WHO:             Comptroller Peter Franchot

Local elected officials

Local shop owners




WHAT:          Comptroller Franchot is taking his Shop Maryland for the Holidays tour to Montgomery and Prince George’s Counties where he will visit several stores and do a little holiday shopping.  He will shop on Main Street in Takoma Park as well as stop into shops along Laurel’s Historic Main Street.


                        Shopping locally puts citizens’ hard earned money back into their communities and also supports local businesses and the more than 500,000 hard-working Maryland retail employees.


WHEN           Monday, December 9, 2013


WHERE:       10:30 a.m.                                                       Noon
                        Takoma Park-Silver Spring Co-op             The Laurel Mill Playhouse

                        (starting point)                                             (starting point)

201 Ethan Allen Avenue                                 508 Main Street

Takoma Park, MD 20912                               Laurel, MD 20707




CONTACT:  Andrew Friedson 410-260-7060 (office), 443-414-3083 (cell)

                        Kim Frum 410-260-7210 (office), 443-949-1583 (cell)