Lyon Sisters Disappearance Remains Kensington Heights’ Biggest Unsolved Mystery

Researched by Barbara Ruben (Devin Place) in 2005 On a warm spring day in 1975, sisters Sheila and Katherine Lyon left Wheaton Plaza and walked toward their Plyer’s Mill Road home. They never arrived, vanishing somewhere in Kensington Heights. The most vexing disappearance in Montgomery County history, the case has been recounted in the National […]

The airplane of Kensington Park

My name is Laura Story. I wanted to add a piece of history that you may not be aware of.  I grew up on Glenway Drive in Kensington in the early 1970s.  At that time, a large mansion sat on the land that is today Kensington Heights Park on McComas Ave.  The house was quite […]