Community

Market Square Live Debuts

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Shaun and Bob Auxier of Blittzed! Media look over plans for their new Kentlands Market Square Live! music series, to debut June 5.

Perhaps you noticed people erecting a 20-foot dome in Market Square last week, and now you wonder why it was taken down. Many have wondered if summer entertainment will return to Market Square, and Bob Auxier, owner of Blittzed! Media…

Beacon Place Spreads Kindness

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Beacon Place staff (left to right) Katey Nelson, Laurie Dewey and Brynn Mencarini delivered lunch to members of Fire Department Ladder Company 31.

Extreme heat led Katey Nelson to a cool idea. The Beacon Place Apartments leasing specialist was on a Megabus to Manhattan earlier this year. Despite the frigid outside temperature, something went awry with the bus’ heating system, and all aboard…

Capitol Benefits Is Cooking!

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Capitol Benefits staff who included (left to right) Tricia Palttala, Juliana Henao, and Wanda Ferrell cooked a three-course meal for the 36 residents of the Chase Partnership Men’s Shelter in Rockville on Thursday, May 7.

Capitol Benefits, an independent insurance company at 220 Main St., has a long history of donating meals to those in need, but for the first time ever staff purchased ingredients, prepared the meals themselves and delivered them to the Chase…

Around Town

Master Gardener Plant Clinics Return The early bird gets the worm this year at the Main Street Farmers Market. That’s because the first Saturday of every month through the growing season Master Gardener Plant Clinics return and start an hour…

Arts & Entertainment

‘The Landscape’ art exhibit, Arts Entwine jewelry exhibit Through May 17, Arts Barn The City of Gaithersburg presents “The Landscape” featuring paintings by Joanne Bleichner, Rulei Bu, and Todd Baxter Dawson and jewelry from resident artists Arts Entwine at the…

No Merger

KCA board-2WEB

The Town Courier’s offer to publish two pages of Town Crier news and information at no charge in each issue was rejected unanimously last night by the Kentlands board of trustees. The offer, which would save the community $14,000 plus…