Author Archive for Pam Schipper

Halfway Through

Photo | Brent Pernak, Cruising Altitude Photography LLC

Demolition for the new Market Square paseo is underway.

Work on the paseo has started, with demolition halfway through the buildings. The paseo or pedestrian walkway joining the property’s parking area, bordered by Buca di Beppo, the U.S. Post Office, My Gym Kentlands and Orangetheory Fitness, to Market Street…

Around Town

Photo | Cara O’Connor

Kentlands Under the Lights on June 16 brought the Wine Harvest Beer Garden with local craft beers and great entertainment, including Donuts for Dinner, John Santell, the Quadrivium String Quartet, and violinist Alessandro Cuffaro.

Community Support Makes Kentlands Under the Lights Possible A free annual food and music festival brought to you by the Kentlands Community Foundation and supported by the Kentlands Citizens Assembly, Kentlands Under the Lights also is made possible through the…

City Scene

Lakeforest Mall Sears Site Sold The Lakeforest Mall Sears site was sold to Northwood Investors on May 18. Northwood paid $4 million for the property. New Way to Cool Off in Olde Towne Just in time for warm summer temperatures,…

Shop Talk

Photos | Cara O’Connor

Care Plus Home Health staff and Kentlands Manor residents celebrated three years together with a dinner reception on June 21.

Care Plus Home Health Celebrates Anniversary at Kentlands Manor With an office in Kentlands Manor Senior Apartments, Care Plus Home Health nurses and nurses’ assistants have been helping residents there for three years. On June 21, Care Plus Home Health…

Arts & Entertainment

‘Big, Bold & Beautiful’ Through Aug. 28; reception July 12 Bohrer Park Activity Center This exhibit features abstract/representational pieces that are 30” x 40” or larger. ‘Gallery 322’ July 9-Sept. 4; reception July 26 Kentlands Mansion This group’s work is inspired by…

Assignment Education

Photo | Mac Kennedy

Kids celebrated the last day of school on June 15 with a massive water balloon fight on the Kentlands Clubhouse lawn.

Meet the New QO Principal The Quince Orchard High School Booster Club will host a reception for new Quince Orchard High Principal Elizabeth Thomas on July 12, 6 to 8 p.m. at the Washingtonian Woods Clubhouse. Everyone is welcome. The…

Around Town

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Leader Jack Cline and members of Cub Scout Pack 1440 make the scout sign at their annual “Blue & Gold Banquet” dinner.

Cub Scout Promotion Celebrated Last month more than 20 Cub Scouts from Gaithersburg Cub Scout Pack 1440 were promoted and celebrated at their annual “Blue & Gold Banquet” dinner. The Cubs reflected on a year of accomplishments and adventures—from a…

Arts & Entertainment

‘The Bridges of Madison County’ In partnership with Damascus Theatre Company, Through June 24; 8 p.m. Fridays & Saturdays, 2 p.m. Sundays; ASL performance June 15, Arts Barn This romantic musical centers on a brief, four-day love affair between a…