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Lipstick Lounge to Hold Grand Re-Opening Come meet the new owner and management of Lipstick Lounge, 212 Main St., on Saturday, Nov. 19, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. At the grand re-opening of this high-end consignment boutique, you will be…

Great Gifts Found in Kentlands Market Square

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With the tagline “Vintage. Hip. Local,” My Big Finds in Kentlands Market Square delivers. Owner Jodi Rapaport is ready for the holidays.

With the barrage of catalogs, online shopping offers, television ads and big box store come-ons, holiday shopping can quickly become overwhelming. Where do you find the best gift at the best price with so many gift options and retail outlets…

A Mother’s Love Reigns at New Thai Restaurant

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Kitsanee Seansureerungsikul, or Pat, and Panuwat Pakapoompisut, known as MJ, offer diners Thai dishes prepared from MJ's mothers recipes.

Every mother’s son should be like Panuwat Pakapoompisut, the 36-year-old manager of Siriwan Thai, the newest eatery at The Shops at Potomac Valley. Since pronouncing his name would likely be a challenge for most English speakers, he said, “Just call…

Clarksburg Premium Outlets Open

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Federal, state and local representatives joined Clarksburg Premium Outlet partners Simon Property Group, New England Development and Streetscape Design for a grand opening ceremony Oct. 27.

Fireworks exploded in the morning sky over Clarksburg Oct. 27 to celebrate the grand opening of Clarksburg Premium Outlets, developed by Simon Property Group, New England Development and Streetscape Design and reached from exit 18 on I-270. Shortly thereafter those…

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Tipo’s Hosts Pirate Magic Ahoy, matey! Head on down to Tipo’s Toy Box on Center Point Way on Saturday, Nov. 12 at 10:30 a.m. for some Pirate Magic! Marc Schack, aka Captain Silly Bones, has been entertaining kids for 20…

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Boulevard Tavern to Become Tommy Joe’s In a few weeks, Boulevard Tavern will re-open as the sports bar/restaurant Tommy Joe’s. Both are part of the RW Restaurant Group family. Boulevard Tavern will remain open during this transition. Siriwan Thai Opens…