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Summer Suds Pub Run/Walk Raises Money for KCF On June 18, more than 160 runners and walkers came out for Fleet Feet’s summer pub run fundraiser, making stops at pub partners who donated beer—Pinky & Pepe’s, Quincy’s, Potomac Pizza, Largent’s…

Town Hall Meeting With Beatty Calls for Vision

Ken Miller, chief operating officer for Beatty Companies that owns Kentlands Market Square, and Erin Girard, Beatty’s zoning counsel from Linowes and Blocher LLP, attended a Kentlands Citizens Association Town Hall meeting on June 15 at the Kentlands Clubhouse. Their…

Groovin’ on a Sunday Afternoon at Kentlands Square

Photos | Mac Kennedy

Entertainment at the June 7 Rock the Block in Kentlands Square included train rides and numbers from “The Wedding Singer,” performed by the Damascus Theatre Company cast who are staging the musical at the Arts Barn June 12 through 28.

A sunny summer Sunday afternoon Rock the Block party capped the first weekend in June at the Kentlands Square shopping center. The celebration, with participation by most of the center’s merchants, also featured free activities—including a moon bounce, face painting,…

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Critters for the Cure 5K Two hundred participants and volunteers raised approximately $7,500 for female cancer patients at the Critters for the Cure 5K, held at Fleet Feet Sports on June 6. Seventy-four critters joined their two-legged friends. “It took…

Courier Downsizes, Stops Publication of Urbana Paper

“The Town Courier is one of many publications finding itself at a crossroads,” said Diane Dorney, publisher of the Gaithersburg and Urbana Town Couriers. “Advertising since the recession has been way down.” According to the Newspaper Association of America, total…