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Silver Spring neighborhood is a sanctuary for kids past and present

Jan 16, 2019 - Washington Post Blogs

The question of whether Sharon Canavan likes her neighborhood of Northwood-Four Corners in Silver Spring, Md., where she has lived for 32 years, elicits a quizzical look.

"I've lived in three different houses in the same community, so I guess I like it," she says with a chuckle.

Canavan, who grew up in Northwood-Four Corners, said that after graduating from college and marrying, she decided to return to the area to raise her children. She had fond memories of a tightknit community ...