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All Are Invited to Hanukkah Block Parties Shaare Torah in Lakelands invites everyone in the community, regardless of religious affiliation, to Hanukkah block parties held in homes across the area from Dec. 16 through 23. Shaare Torah member and organizer…

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Winter Market Saturdays, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Main Street Pavilion, 301 Main St. Enjoy winter vegetables as well as produce grown in local greenhouses. Other items may include flavored crepes, empanadas, coffees and hot chocolate. The market will not open if…

Kentlands Wall Work Still Ongoing

Photo | Karen O’Keefe

On Nov. 30, 14 concrete-encased steel columns support the Kentlands wall  that runs atop a high elevation next to Quince Orchard Road. The concrete will be stained to match the wall color. Concrete barrier walls remain in place on the sidewalk.

A section of a retaining wall owned by the Kentlands Citizens Assembly (KCA), located on Quince Orchard Road, collapsed on March 30, 2014, causing evacuation and temporary condemnation of two townhomes. The order of condemnation on the homes was lifted…

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Cheers to Pinky & Pepe’s Grape Escape The Gaithersburg-Germantown Chamber of Commerce (GGCC) awarded the 8th Annual Small Business of the Year Award (SBY) to Pinky & Pepe’s Grape Escape. This award recognizes the small business that demonstrates success, community…