The Somerset Town Journal is the official monthly publication of the Town of Somerset. Serving as an important means of communication, the Town Journal covers the actions of the Mayor & Town Council, news of the various Town committees, issues affecting the community, local events both in Somerset & in nearby areas such as Friendship Heights & Bethesda, features about Somersetters, & classified ads. The Town Journal is codified in the Town Code.
The Editor-in-Chief of the Town Journal is Leslie Caplan, who also serves as the Chair of the Communications Committee. The Town Journal is available online right below and in-print. The online version is presented in the pdf format. The Town Journal welcomes submissions from Somersetters. Submissions should address topics of direct interest to the Town of Somerset &/or to Somersetters. The suggested word limit for submissions is 300-500 words. The deadline for copy & ads is the 15th of the month that precedes the pertinent issue, at 4:30 pm. Please email submissions to the Town Journal Editor, Leslie Caplan, at firstname.lastname@example.org
. The editor is happy to discuss articles before they are submitted.