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Register Now for the Kentlands/Lakelands 5K

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This course map includes information on road closings and parking.

Online registration closes Sept. 2 for the 23rd Annual Kentlands/Lakelands 5K Run, Walk and Kids Fun Runs, scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 3. The popular chip-timed Run/Walk, limited to the first 1,500 registrants, may sell out. Early online registration is encouraged. The…

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Photos | Mac Kennedy

Quince Orchard Park’s annual National Night Out celebration drew local law enforcement, elected officials, local businesses and residents.

National Night Out Draws Crowd By Mac Kennedy Residents gathered on Aug. 2 at the Quince Orchard Park Clubhouse to celebrate National Night Out with local law enforcement.  The beautiful evening brought a great turnout, and all showed up to…

Obituary – David Robert Auxier

DAVID ROBERT AUXIER Nov. 4, 1955 – July 29, 2016 Place of Birth – Silver Spring, Maryland David Robert Auxier, known by family and friends as Bobby Auxier, passed away after battling glioblastoma, a brain cancer, for well over a…

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QOP NEWS Visit the New QOP Website! The Quince Orchard Park website has a fresh new blue color scheme and is being populated weekly with new photos and content. If you have photos to share, please email them to Community…

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Photo | Pam Schipper

QOP NEWS QOP’s Independence Day Parade & Festival Draws Community Together On a picture-perfect Saturday morning beneath gorgeous blue skies, families gathered at the Quince Orchard Park Community Center with red-white-and-blue decorated bicycles, wagons, scooters and strollers for the community’s…

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Photo | Mac Kennedy

The Winter Walk pond is now ready for summer. Repairs to the pond fountain, which were delayed due to a special-ordered part, were completed Monday, June 14.

QOP NEWS Sidewalk/Concrete Repairs Delayed The City of Gaithersburg Street Maintenance Division is understaffed, as several employees left to pursue other career opportunities, according to David Arthur, streets and special projects supervisor. As soon as new staff are hired, repairs…