Author Archive for Karen O'Keefe

Excitement Afoot for K25 Symposium, June 20-21

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Andres Duany and Elizabeth Plater-Zyberk, founders of Duany Plater-Zyberk & Company, the architects and planners of Kentlands, will lead a walking tour of Kentlands on Saturday, June 21.

When architect and Duany Plater-Zyberk & Company (DPZ) partner Marina Khoury looks back over the past 25 years, she finds it remarkable how “Kentlands changed the (development) discussion. Kentlands was not a resort town. Yet it had alleys and narrow…

Primary Election June 24 Snapshot

At the state level, Gaithersburg voters will be electing a senator and three delegates to the Maryland General Assembly, as well as candidates from each party for governor, attorney general and other offices. In January, Senator Jennie Forehand (D-MD) announced…

MOB Gown

As a September MOB (mother of the bride), I now have only three months to find a dress for one of the most important days in my… my… my daughter’s life. I remember worrying about what to wear for my…