Silver Spring is an urbanized, but unincorporated area in Montgomery County, Maryland. It takes its name from a mica-flecked spring discovered by Francis Preston Blair, who subsequently bought much of the surrounding land. Acorn Park in the downtown area of Silver Spring is the site of the original spring.
Web Sites and Links
Connex North AmericaOperates and manages public transportation systems. Categorized services, news and technical innovations.
Silver Spring Community WebsiteDirectory of websites.
Silver Spring Metro StationSite contains information about Metro fares, train departure times, Metro Station map, neighborhood street map.
Silver SprungInformation, maps and events taking place in the new downtown area.
SilverSpringCenter.comFind community events, entertainment, businesses, recreation, restaurants, hotels, contests, local news, and weather.