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Generation Wags Is a Happy Tale

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The story of Generation Wags began in 2011 when the organization’s founder, Debby Hartten, adopted the mission to educate herself about the factors that lead to homelessness for dogs and cats. Her love of animals, with a particular focus on…

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Kentlands 2015 Events Lineup Proposed Kentlands’ Blittzed Marketing, Councilmember Neil Harris and City of Gaithersburg staff met mid-January regarding a proposed schedule of events in Kentlands for 2015. According to Michele Potter, director of Gaithersburg’s Parks, Recreation and Culture, concerts…

Dance Party Vibe Drives New Cycle Studio

Photo | Yenrue Chen

The Zengo Cycle team (left to right) Shannon Ryan, Eileen Engels, owner Marc Caputo, Christy Goldstein, and Gloria Samen opened at 215 Kentlands Blvd. on Dec. 31. and held a Community Open House on Saturday, Jan. 10.

Marc Caputo has never been a fan of gyms. For the 48-year-old Baltimore resident, they bring back the negatives—such as ego and judgment—he associates with high school locker rooms. Similarly, his impression of an indoor cycling studio once consisted of…

David London and the Magic Within

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David London makes his Arts Barn debut as resident magician through May with a Weekend of Magic, Jan. 30 and 31.

On Jan. 30 and 31, David London brings his Weekend of Magic—an adult Magic Outside the Box Cabaret Show, Adventure to the Imagi Nation for families, and David London’s Magic Workshop —to the Arts Barn. London will perform many tricks…

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Clover and the Rose Jillian Anderson visited Clover Boutique, 502 Main St., several months ago to build her wardrobe for the current season of ABC’s “The Bachelor.” Anderson, a former Redskins ambassador and assignment desk producer for FOX News DC,…

Setting the Stage for A&E Designation

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Kentlands’ Arts Barn was the venue on Dec. 16 for a public meeting to concentrate attention on efforts by the Kentlands Downtown Partnership (KDP) and the City of Gaithersburg to achieve the designation of Arts & Entertainment (A&E) District. Comprising…

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Losing Makes Winning Year at Fleet Feet The numbers speak for themselves. Nearly 900 participants completed one or more of Fleet Feet’s nine fitness programs in 2014, and lost a total of 2,000 unwanted pounds. Programs were designed to fit…

Kentlands Downtown Partnership Is in the Black

Photo | Debbie Boderman

Quince Orchard freshman Jordan Odom (1) leads Lady Cougars in scoring against Rockville last Friday, as Coach Chris Campbell (arms folded) looks on.

“Partnership and participation” was the theme of the Kentlands Downtown Partnership’s annual meeting the evening of Dec. 10 at Largent’s Restaurant Bar. The group of 40-plus business owners is committed “to working together to enhance the customer experience and bringing…