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Governor Visits MedImmune

Governor Martin O’Malley toured MedImmune’s headquarters and labs on October 19 in Quince Orchard Park as part of his “jobs across Maryland” tour. “The important work that MedImmune is doing right here in Maryland is making important advancements against diseases…

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Governor Visits MedImmune Governor Martin O’Malley toured MedImmune’s headquarters and labs on October 19 in Quince Orchard Park as part of his “jobs across Maryland” tour. “The important work that MedImmune is doing right here in Maryland is making important…

City Schedules Vote on Economic Development Contract

Gaithersburg leaders are scheduled to vote October 18 on a resolution authorizing the city manager to enter into an economic development consultant contract with a Germantown company led by Mike Knapp, a Montgomery County Council member. Knapp’s term on the…

Suspicious Incidents Spark Increased Police Patrols

The Town Courier has learned that Gaithersburg police have increased patrols in Kentlands after reports of two, separate suspicious incidents within the last week. According to Gaithersburg police, a Kentlands resident reported a suspicious man who approached a child near…

County Honors “Everyday Heroes”

On August 27, shortly after noon, a construction worker collapsed in cardiac arrest at the headquarters of MedImmune in Quince Orchard Park. Three coworkers immediately called 911 and started CPR. They also utilized an automated external defibrillator (AED) that was…

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KDP Meeting The Kentlands Downtown Partnership (KDP) will meet on October 13 at 7:30 p.m. at My Gym. Merchants are encouraged to attend. There is a lot to talk about as planning begins for the annual meeting, holiday season and…

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Manhattan Short Film Series The Manhattan Short Film Series is set for September 26 at the Kentlands Stadium 10 Theaters at 7 p.m. Tickets cost $7 and are available at the door. For more information, www.msfilmfestival.com. KDP Developments The Kentlands…

Grape Escape

Pinky and Pepe’s Grape Escape will open at 223 Kentlands Boulevard during the third week of September, according to a note posted on the front door for passersby. The owners of the new Kentlands establishment are James and Evie Rodgers…

Kentlands Market “Thriving”

The Main Street Market is “thriving this year,” according to Gaithersburg’s Parks and Recreation and Culture Director Michele Potter. “We have added 29 new artists, replaced one farmer with a new farmer, offer flower, plants and baked goods,” said Potter.…