New Principal Takes Helm at Westland Middle School – Alison Serino’s first day at her new job came during last summer’s post-derecho power outage. The new principal at Westland Middle School (5511 Massachusetts Ave.) has since settled in. [The Gazette]

Spa Relocating On Wisconsin Avenue – Ninotch, a spa at 7720 Wisconsin Ave., will move a few blocks north to the Trillium apartment building at 8400 Wisconsin Ave. by November. [Robert Dyer @ Bethesda Row]

Council Narrowly Passes Displaced Workers Bill – By a 5-4 vote, the Montgomery County Council on Tuesday passed a bill that will require the county, schools, office buildings and others to keep low-wage service workers on for 90 days after a service contract changes hands. [Washington Post]