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Heroes in Residence at Hidden Creek A June 11 ribbon-cutting ceremony at Hidden Creek Apartments, 430 Allied Place #1110, dedicated the nation’s newest Operation Homefront Village. This program “affords wounded warriors and their families with stable housing while they transition…

Primary Election June 24 Snapshot

At the state level, Gaithersburg voters will be electing a senator and three delegates to the Maryland General Assembly, as well as candidates from each party for governor, attorney general and other offices. In January, Senator Jennie Forehand (D-MD) announced…

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The Art of Celebrate Gaithersburg With musical, visual and the culinary arts, the June 8 festival in Olde Towne celebrated Gaithersburg’s creativity. Despite its migration from October to June, an estimated 22,000 people turned out for the 32nd annual event…

A Jolly June Offers Free Entertainment

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On June 8, the popular bluegrass band Seldom Scene takes center stage at Celebrate! Gaithersburg with Frank Solivan & Dirty Kitchen and Grand Ole’ Ditch. Fans of Latin music will enjoy performances from Afro Bop Alliance and Ola Fresca.

With pools open and grills sporting their first layer of hamburger grease, summer seems to have officially begun. Weekend concerts and children’s events are in full swing, with June bringing several unique events for the entire family. The 32nd annual…

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Gaithersburg One of Fastest Growing U.S. Cities According to a U.S. Census Bureau report released May 22, Gaithersburg is ranked eighth on a list of 15 fastest growing large cities for the July 2012 to July 2013 period. Gaithersburg had…

Belgians in Kentlands Get Taste of Home

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Brasserie Beck Kentlands offers Chef Robert Wiedmaier’s exclusive Belgian brew and Antigoon.

Brasserie Beck’s opening has already generated a lot of buzz. Their soft opening on May 5 was met with rave reviews, and their Mother’s Day brunch was completely booked. Loyal fans of Chef Robert Wiedmaier have been inundating the “Brasserie…

Flags for Our Heroes for Memorial Day

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Kentlands resident Claudia Chang, a senior at Quince Orchard High School, created the winning logo for Flags for Our Heroes. Her art incorporates the themes of honoring heroes, Memorial Day, and the Montgomery Village Rotary and its mission. Chang’s logo was chosen from 30 submissions. All finalists are students at Quince Orchard.

Many of you are familiar with the military drill that ends before Memorial Day at Arlington National Cemetery. Flags are placed at each gravesite in the park. A much more intensely localized and personal display of flags will be commemorated…