Business

That’s a Wrap Feeds Body and Soul

Photo | Pam Schipper

Employees Brenton Bryan (left) and Jonathan Robinson (right) work with Chef Adam Rast (center) at That’s a Wrap in the Shops at Potomac Valley.

Tucked behind McDonald’s in the Shops at Potomac Valley, That’s a Wrap serves natural and organic wraps and salads. The restaurant has been open in the center at the intersection of Darnestown and Quince Orchard roads since October 2015, but…

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Purchaser Interested in Kentlands Market Square A prospective purchaser of Kentlands Market Square met with City of Gaithersburg Planning staff on March 24 to discuss the city’s short-term and long-term visions for Kentlands.  The prospective purchaser, whose identity is confidential,…

Erin Willett Inspires Others at Fleet Feet

Photo | Mac Kennedy

Erin Willett, contestant on season 17 of the “The Biggest Loser,” did a Meet and Greet at Fleet Feet Sports Gaithersburg on March 3. The event featured a Q&A session, performance of Willett’s new single, “Out of the Darkness,” and a fun run and walk. Willett is pictured here with Emily Kramer.

Gaithersburg’s own Erin Willett entered NBC’s “The Biggest Loser” seeking not only to lose excess weight, but also to rediscover her inner strength. On March 3 at Fleet Feet Sports Gaithersburg, she shared that inner strength to inspire others on…

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Free Spring Break Movies Paragon Kentlands 10, 629 Center Point Way, offers free movies over Spring Break. Families can enjoy movies at 11 a.m. March 28 through April 1. Films screened are “The Croods” on March 28, “Epic” on March…

Kentlands Mansion Showcases Happily Ever After

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The Kentlands Mansion Spring Bridal Showcase is Sunday, March 20, noon to 4 p.m.

It is the perfect fairytale setting: a Georgian Revival mansion with a romantic, flowering side garden and a second-floor balcony that is set back on a sweeping, manicured lawn. The dream continues inside with 22-foot ceilinged rooms and crystal chandeliers…

Doggies’ Den Has Tails Wagging

Photo | Sharon Allen Gilder

Doggies’ Den, an indoor dog daycare, is opening soon in a space behind Kmart.

Jeff LaBrec knows firsthand about a business ‘going to the dogs’ and in his case it’s a good thing. LaBrec is owner of Doggies’ Den, a supervised indoor, all-play, dog daycare facility opening soon in Kentlands in a niche behind…

Community Considers Johnsons’ Proposal

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“SITE” denotes the location of the Johnson property at Quince Orchard and Darnestown roads.

More than 100 people attended a community workshop hosted by Russell Johnson, owner of 23 acres located at Darnestown and Quince Orchard roads, on Tuesday evening, Feb. 23. The purpose of the workshop was to gain community input on redevelopment…

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Nalley Fresh Enjoys Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony The Gaithersburg-Germantown Chamber of Commerce (GGCC) celebrated the grand opening of Nalley Fresh, located at 261 Kentlands Blvd., with a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Friday, Feb. 19. Those who attended were treated to a bowl, wrap…