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Posted inGovernment, Sports & Recreation

Once an iconic destination for African Americans in Montgomery County, Johnson’s Park will get a facelift

This story was updated at 8:45 a.m. on June 13, 2022, to include a comment from Hans Riemer About 70 years ago, a baseball game at Johnson’s Park in Gaithersburg was a hot destination for Montgomery County’s African American community. Upwards of 1,000 people would sometimes come to see Negro League teams play Black sandlot […]