Bethesda Activist Says Road Closures Were Poorly Thought Out – Ben Ross, of the Action Committee for Transit, writes the Woodmont Avenue road closure is dangerous for bicyclists and pedestrians and could have been managed better to prevent traffic from backing up on Bethesda Avenue. [Greater Greater Washington]

Zagat, Google Offers to Give Away Restaurant Deals – Zagat, the popular dining guide, and Google Offers will have a tent at Saturday’s Taste of Bethesda to promote exclusive “Taste of Bethesda offers.” [Zagat]

U.S. National Lacrosse Team to Play Bethesda Scrimmage – The U.S. national men’s lacrosse team will be at the Landon School for an intra-squad scrimmage at 3 p.m. on Sunday, ahead of tryouts next summer for the 2014 Federation of International Lacrosse World Championships in Colorado. [Baltimore Sun]

Bold Bite Introduces Hot Dog Cart – Bold Bite (4901 Fairmont Ave.) now has a mobile hot dog cart serving Chicago and New York style dogs to lunchtime customers near Bethesda Row. [Robert Dyer @ Bethesda Row]

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