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Paw-sitive News Bring the four-legged member of your family to your neighborhood pool for the annual dog swim Labor Day weekend. Kentlands dogs and their owners are invited to the Kentlands pool on Sept. 4, 4 to 6 p.m.; Lakelands…

Arts & Entertainment

‘Keep Cool’ Through Sept. 5, Arts Barn  This eclectic exhibit features works by the visual arts faculty of the 2018 art education season. All work is dominated by cool colors. www.gaithersburgmd.gov Latino Art League Sept. 1-Nov. 12, Activity Center at…

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KCA Releases Kentlands Retail Market Analysis A retail market analysis prepared by Robert Gibbs and the Gibbs Planning Group found that “the designated Kentlands study area has an existing demand for up to 214,250 sf of new retail and restaurant…

Healthy Lawns Act Overturned

The Montgomery County Circuit Court overturned Bill 52-14, the Healthy Lawns Act, on Aug. 3. The law, enacted by a 6-3 vote of the Montgomery County Council in October 2015, was set to go into effect for private property on…

Arts & Entertainment

NOMA Gallery Through Aug. 27, Activity Center at Bohrer Park A Frederick-based artists collective shows with the City of Gaithersburg for the first time this year. The group is comprised of about 20 members whose two- and three-dimensional works represent…

The Park Pages

Photo | Pam Schipper

Doggy Swim is planned for the last day of the pool season, Sept. 4. Please volunteer for this yappy event.

MedImmune Neighbors Visit With Board Rebecca Einhorn, director of external communications & community affairs, Martin Sharpless, project director, and Patrick Miller, project manager, attended QOP’s Aug. 8 Board meeting to discuss MedImmune’s new Discovery Meadows Child Care Center on Orchard…

Students Raise Funds for St. Jude’s

Photo | Pam Schipper

Nora Brodie leads the first wave of riders in Chesterbrook Academy’s July 21 Bike-A-Thon for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital as Principal Kristen Reel looks on.

On a hot, sunny day in late July, students at Chesterbrook Academy Preschool in Kentlands hosted a Bike-A-Thon in support of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. All ages participated, riding bicycles, tricycles and scooters. Collectively, they raised nearly $600 through…