About us

Publisher/editor: Robert Dyer

To submit tips and press releases:
Email: robert1999 [at] hotmail [dot] com

Robert Dyer is a lifelong resident of Bethesda, and CEO of Suburban News Network. He began publishing hyperlocal news about his hometown in 2006. A civic activist in Montgomery County for over a decade on issues like transportation, development and education, Robert has also been an advocate for the disabled and victims of domestic violence.

His journalistic efforts have put a spotlight on the loss of affordable housing, infrastructure and traffic congestion, environmental brownfields, pedestrian safety, government accountability, and other topics of importance to the community.

Suburban News Network supplies breaking news across Montgomery County through several hyperlocal news sites:

Bethesda: Robert Dyer @ Bethesda Row

Rockville: RockvilleNights.com

Silver Spring/Wheaton/East County: East MoCo

Gaithersburg/Germantown/Upcounty: Sam Eig

SNN Local TV: The Robert Dyer Channel