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Kentlands Family Barber Moves to Main Street The Kentlands Family Barber Shop, formerly of 109 Booth Street, has finally moved to its new location on Main Street. The move was in the works for quite some time, but the shop…

Peppers Offers a Taste of Everything!

Mike and Jyoti Bhatnagar are not typical neighborhood takeout restaurant owners. They have decades of experience and enough stories to keep customers satisfied even before their food is ready. Primarily a catering company initially, Peppers opened as Monsoon Kitchens in…

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Oculus Realty Moves into Kentlands Oculus Realty, a real estate company specializing in investment advising and real estate asset managing, has opened at 333 Main Street. Oculus Realty was founded by sole owner David Meit and had shared space on…

Penning a Corporate Personal Narrative

Any student who has ever attempted to write a college entrance essay knows how difficult it is to talk about one’s accomplishments in a modest yet attractive way. Business owners often undergo the same struggle as they try to illustrate…

Sustainable Planning

Many people go to meetings daily as part of their jobs. Sometimes, multiple groups or companies are involved, or perhaps a single organization is simply getting together for learning and collaboration in a new environment. Most meeting participants simply show…

The Future of Fitness

With New Year’s resolutions now one month old, The Town Courier sought out local fitness professionals to weigh in on the trends in fitness for the coming year. Feedback revealed today’s emphasis is on back to the basics and “Back…

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Persiano Gallery Leaves Overflow Space Persiano Gallery, which previously occupied two retail spaces on Market Street West in Kentlands, has now vacated one of these spaces. John Hashempour, owner of the décor shop and interior decorating business, said the second…

Charting the Path to Economic Growth

The Kentlands Downtown area has big plans to move from its wreathed, holiday cheeriness to some serious economic vitalization. The vibrant wreaths that adorned Main Street’s streetlamps have been taken down, and plans to replace them include marketing banners that…

Gabilicious Cakes Is Boss

This community has something for everyone, filling almost every need and desire a resident could have. But when a void does exist, someone usually quickly realizes it and fills it in, offering the missing product or service. Lakelands resident Gabryela…