Community

County Police Sign Pedestrian Safety in Kentlands

Montgomery County police are spotlighting pedestrian safety on Kentlands Boulevard this month. A signboard, with a message for motorists to yield to pedestrians in the crosswalk, was moved to the median of the boulevard for ten days in April. Kentlands…

Police Investigate Graffiti Vandalism

UPDATE, APRIL 13: There have been no arrests in the vandalism and graffiti spree in the Kentlands and Lakelands communities last weekend, according to officers at a Police Advisory Committee meeting tonight. Police have increased patrols and are continuing to…

Swim Team Registration Begins Today

UPDATED Parents in Diamond Farm, Kentlands, Lakelands, Quince Orchard Park and West Riding are gearing up for the summer swim season. The Lakelands Lionfish will hold swim team registration on April 10 (today) from 12 – 3 p.m. at the…

Around Town

Muddy Branch Alliance Meets The newly-formed Muddy Branch Alliance held its first meeting on March 22 at the Izaak Walton League of America, Inc., 707 Conservation Lane in Gaithersburg. Residents with a passion for local parks, clean water and protecting…

A Sunny, Spring Day

Temperatures soared into the 70′s on April 4 in Gaithersburg as the focus on the Monday workday centered around getting out of the office and into the great outdoors to enjoy the spring warmup. Even the flowers appeared to be…

QO Presents “Willy Wonka”

Quince Orchard High School Theatre presents “Willy Wonka,” a musical for all ages, March 25 – 26 and April 1 at 7 p.m. and March 26 and April 2 at 2 p.m. The production, which has been in the works…

Police Patrol QOP Bus Stop

Some residents are voicing concerns about traffic safety near a Quince Orchard Park (QOP) school bus stop near the intersection of Elmira Lane and Highland Ridge Avenue. Gaithersburg police officers patrolled the area the morning of March 22 and issued…