Author: Town Courier Admin

Arts & Entertainment Briefs

Harmonious Art Group Through June 23, Activity Center at Bohrer Park Artists exhibit work in traditional and contemporary Chinese styles. Free. ‘Angelic Encounters’ Through June 30; Artists reception June 8, 3-6 p.m., The Framer’s Choice Gallery, 402 Main St. The…

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Year Capped by Annual Meeting Lara Adhami, Board secretary, was re-elected for a second two-year term at the May 14 Annual Meeting. Adhami, who has been active in school- and youth-related issues and activities that affect QOP residents, said that…

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Photo | Submitted Look for a full listing of pool social events in the May 17 edition of Park Pages

Almost Time to Make a Splash The QOP pool will open on Saturday, May 25. Do you have a valid 2019 pool pass? If you already have a barcoded pass and your information (emergency contacts, etc.) has not changed since…

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Photo | Brent Pernak, Cruising Altitude Photography LLC The wooded site shown adjacent to Discovery Meadows Child Care Center on Orchard Ridge Drive will soon be home to a city park with three walking trails, two playgrounds and a butterfly garden.

Due to lack of a quorum, the QOP Board of Directors Annual Meeting, originally planned for April 9, has been rescheduled to Tuesday, May 14, 7 p.m. in the QOP Clubhouse. In order to hold the May 14 Annual Meeting,…

Police Blotter

Police Request Assistance Gaithersburg City Police are asking residents for assistance in the case of an electric shopping cart that was stolen from the Kentlands Giant on March 29. Police located the shopping cart on the basketball courts in the…

KAJ to Play at Cherry Blossom Festival

Photo | Submitted Kentlands Acoustic Jam performs at the National Cherry Blossom Festival on April 9, 11:45 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on the ANA Stage at the Tidal Basin.

Kentlands Acoustic Jam (KAJ) has been selected to perform at the National Cherry Blossom Festival this year, April 9, 11:45 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., on the ANA Stage at the Tidal Basin. “We have a variety of genres and styles…

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Photo | Pam Schipper Excess sediment has been removed from Pond 2 and placed on the pond slope to dry out.

Pond 2 Dredging Phase Complete SOLitude Lake Management has finished dredging Pond 2 behind Summer Walk Drive. The removed sediment, which is currently drying on the pond slope, will be spread around the outside of the pond and seeded. Silt…

Mike at the Movies

Photo | Submitted Julianne Moore stars in “Gloria Bell.”

Gloria Bell (R) Julianne Moore is a walking miracle. At 58 she plays a woman in her 50s and looks like a woman in her early 40s. Surrounded by a topnotch supporting cast, she triumphs in the difficult story of…

Letter to the Editor

As you may know, Peppers Taco & Wine Bar closed its doors earlier in February after completing a five-year lease term. Over the past five years we have feasted, cherished, laughed, danced and created beautiful memories we will hold dear…

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Photo | Submitted QOP resident Fran Gianaris and Charles Wilson, both with Re/Max Metropolitan Realty, hosted Quince Orchard Park’s popular Bingo Night on Feb. 23.

QOP Now Included in MCPS Boundary Study Quince Orchard Park was added to the Montgomery County Public Schools boundary study this fall. Some Northwest and Clarksburg high school students will be reassigned to Seneca Valley High School when that school’s…