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Irish Eyes Smiled on St. Paddy’s Day Run

Photo | Debbie Boderman

Some 160 runners participated in this year’s Fleet Feet Sports’ St. Paddy’s Day Run.

Exhilarated by blue skies and mild weather, more than 160 runners and walkers, many clad in shades of green, turned out March 12 for Fleet Feet Sports’ St. Paddy’s Day Pub Run through the Kentlands. Adidas and Yelp were sponsors,…

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FitZone 360 Opens FitZone 360, the brainchild of Johanna Soler and Alex Modaressi, is now open at 305 Main St. in Kentlands. This studio takes an integrated fitness approach with nutritional coaching and resistance and metabolic training to help clients…

Canadian Brass: A Class Act

Photo | Sharon Allen Gilder

(Left to right) Owners of Pritchard Music Academy, Joe and Becky Pritchard; Alex Loane, Quince Orchard High School (QO) sophomore and tuba player; Chris Coletti, trumpet player with Canadian Brass; and Pat Fay, QO marching band director, worked together to bring a master class taught by Coletti to QO students on Feb. 25.

It was an auspicious day four years ago when Becky Pritchard, co-owner of Pritchard Music Academy (PMA) in Kentlands, made a call to ask Canadian Brass, one of the most famous brass quintets in the world, if they would be…

Vtesse Forms Novel Partnership With NIH

A new Gaithersburg biotechnology company is working in conjunction with the National Institutes of Health (NIH) on developing a drug for a fatal cholesterol metabolism disorder that affects an estimated one in 100,000 to 150,000 children. Launched in January, Vtesse,…

Mike Aubrey Joins Long & Foster

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Realtor Mike Aubrey moves from a local RE/MAX franchise to Long & Foster’s Gaithersburg/North Potomac office.

For Realtor Mike Aubrey, joining Long & Foster’s Gaithersburg/North Potomac office is both smart business and the next step in embracing his new urbanist lifestyle. He has lived in Kentlands since 2005, and can’t say enough about the community that…

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Kentlands Lodge—What an Event! Kentlands Lodge, located in the former Famous Dave’s building near The Colonnade at Kentlands, plans a launch party on Tuesday, March 3. To highlight the many creative possibilities of the new events rental venue, the party…

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Zengo Cycle Rides for Heart Health On National Wear Red Day, Feb. 6, Zengo Cycle’s three studios (Kentlands, Bethesda and D.C.) partnered with Change of Heart and raised close to $2,000 for the American Heart Association. For each participant in…