Author Archive for Claire Fleischer

Around Town

5K Road Closures The Kentlands/Lakelands 5K Run, Walk and Kids’ Fun Runs will take place on Saturday, Aug. 31 starting at 8 a.m. on Main Street near Market Square Plaza. To ensure the safety of all race participants, race streets…

Shop Talk

Coming Soon: Chef Wiedmaier? No official word yet from RW Restaurant Group on the Robert Wiedmaier restaurant rumored to be coming to the former O’Donnell’s Sea Grill space in Kentlands. In an interview with Montgomery Community Media before his restaurant’s…

Arts & Entertainment

Fantasy, Comedy Combine in ‘Medieval Story Land’ In partnership with Red Knight Productions, the Arts Barn presents “Medieval Story Land,” a fast-paced, action-packed comedy adventure that parodies the fantasy genre. Featuring furious swordplay, trolls, knights and wizards, the show runs…

Around Town

Kentlands/Lakelands 5K Contest Winner Named Kentlands resident and Rachel Carson Elementary School fourth grader Emma Hinckley is the winner of the t-shirt design contest for the 20th Anniversary of the Kentlands/Lakelands 5K Run/Walk and Kids’ Fun Runs, which will take…

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MedImmune Requests Amendment for Mixed-Use Development At a public hearing at the July 1 Gaithersburg mayor and City Council meeting, MedImmune proposed an amendment to the annexation agreement approved in March. This amendment would change “The Summit” portion of the…

Assignment Education

MCPS Orientations Set for Aug. 22 Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) Student Orientation Day is scheduled for Aug. 22. Look for specific information from your child’s school over the summer. Orientation Day is an opportunity for middle and high school…

Arts & Entertainment

Latin Music, Dance at Outdoor Festival The “Latin Music and Dance Festival” will take place on July 26 from 7 to 9 p.m. at the City Hall Concert Pavilion. This is a free event open to all ages. Latin Grammy…

Assignment Education

LPMS Summer Orientation Registration is underway for Lakelands Park Middle School’s summer orientation. Incoming sixth graders and other new students may register online to attend the program on July 24, Aug. 7 or Aug. 13 from 9 a.m. – 12…

Around Town

Local Road Improvements May Cause Delays Road work on Sam Eig Highway and Diamondback Drive in and around the new Crown Farm development is likely to cause considerable traffic disruption over the next several months. During this time motorists are…

Assignment Education

Student Volunteers Needed for Drive for Supplies Middle and high school student volunteers are needed to sort, box and organize donated school supplies for the Drive for Supplies project. This is a preapproved Student Service Learning activity. Sorting will take…