Author Archive for Pam Schipper

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Photo | Syl Sobel
At a recent council meeting, Gaithersburg Mayor Jud Ashman and City Council honored the 2017 Quince Orchard football team for an outstanding season that saw the Cougars finish with a 12-2 record and runner-up in the Maryland 4A state championship.

New City Park Planned Learn about the new city park planned for Orchard Ridge Drive, between Great Seneca Highway and Mill Greene Avenue, on Wednesday, March 7, 7 p.m. at the Quince Orchard Park Clubhouse, 515 Highland Ridge Ave. The…

Arts & Entertainment

'Archetypes, Myth & Folklore'

‘Archetypes, Myth & Folklore’ Through Feb. 19, Arts Barn This curated exhibit transposes literary and symbolic imagery into visual interpretation. ‘Stick Fly’ Presented by ANKH Repertory Theatre & The Finest! Performance Foundation, Through Feb. 25: 8 p.m. Fridays & Saturdays,…

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QO Boosters Annual Mulch Sale Begins An annual fundraiser for the Quince Orchard High School Booster Club, this year’s mulch sale is more important than ever with the approval of a grant assisting the Athletic Department with several Bermuda grass…

Arts & Entertainment

‘Archetypes, Myth & Folklore’ Through Feb. 19, Arts Barn This curated exhibit transposes literary and symbolic imagery into visual interpretation. ‘The Consul, The Tramp, and America’s Sweetheart’ Presented by Best Medicine Rep, Through Feb. 10: 7 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, 2:30 p.m.…

Shop Talk

Parcel Plus Offers New Sunday Hours Parcel Plus, 267 Kentlands Boulevard, is now open on Sunday to better accommodate today’s busy lifestyle. Stop by on Sunday, noon to 4 p.m., to ship packages via UPS, USPS, FedEx and DHL. Parcel…

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Kentlands Community Foundation Vice Chairman Rob Garretson and Executive Director Elisabeth Monaco (center) presented an $11,000 donation to the Dolores C. Swoyer Camp Scholarship Fund.

KCF Donates Funds to Nonprofits The Kentlands Community Foundation (KCF) presented funds raised from the 2017 Kentlands/Lakelands 5K at the Jan. 16 Mayor and City Council meeting. Executive Director Elisabeth Monaco presented the City of Gaithersburg with $11,000 for the…