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Edible Arrangements Coming Soon Kentlands Place will soon have a tasteful and tasty place to purchase healthy treats and gifts for practically any occasion. Edible Arrangements, offering fruit bouquets, gift baskets, and the new “Edible to Go” smoothies, froyo, and…

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Peppers Recognized as ‘Best Bar’ Culture Trip named Peppers Taco & Wine Bar in Market Square one of the 10 best bars in or near Germantown, Maryland. Culture Trip wrote, “Peppers Taco & Wine Bar offers not only authentically traditional Mexican…

New Salon Is Cutting Edge

Photo | Sharon Allen Gilder

The team at the new Kentlands Salon & The Nail Bar is (L to R) Lee Nguyen, Chi Doan, Brenda Ricketts (in back), Jeany Card (in back), Jacqueline Pham (in orange), Ralph Billeter, Tina Cao and Herpinder Mann.

With its sleek modern interior and on-trend work concept, Kentlands Salon & The Nail Bar is on the cutting edge. Occupying the retail space formerly home to Profiles Hair Studio & Pro Nails at 273 Kentlands Boulevard, the new salon,…

Nail-Tastic Opens on Main Street

Photo | Mac Kennedy

Thao Ngo’s Nail-Tastic is a new business on 
Main Street.

It took a surprising six months from the time Thao Ngo signed her lease right behind the Pavilion on the corner of Main Street. At long last, as of April 11, her sparkling new nail salon, Nail-Tastic, is open for…

Saul Speaks at Kentlands Square Town Hall

B.F. Saul Company has big plans for the Kentlands, but don’t hold your breath until they materialize. The commercial areas on the north side of Kentlands Boulevard are properties owned by the Bethesda-based equity real estate investment trust that plans…

Building Blocks for a New Commercial District

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Phase 1 of the Kentlands Square mixed-use development includes a one-acre Kentlands Green.

At this point, it’s just about laying the framework. That’s the message B.F. Saul Company, owners of the Kentlands Square Shopping Center, City Planner Rob Robinson, and Mayor Jud Ashman wanted to emphasize at Monday night’s joint public hearing for…

It’s All About the Dress

Photo | Molly Cohen

Mei’s Bridal on Main Street offers the traditional Chinese Cheongsam wedding dress, as well as the classic white dress.

Ornate lace, crystal beads, and innumerable shades of white and ivory come to mind when you think about weddings. Hone your focus to Gaithersburg, and two boutiques stand out for their bridal wear: Mei’s Bridal on Main Street and Couture…

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Shops Plan Spring Fling What better way to celebrate spring than to “Stop, Sip & Shop,” right? Four downtown shops host a “Kentlands Spring Fling” on Thursday, April 27 from shop opening until 7 p.m. Visit Clover Boutique, My Big…