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(R) Mayor Jud Ashman presented awards to (L to R) Live Your Dream (LYD) winner Wubayehu Tegegne, Betty King Education Award winner Amber Chaney,  and LYD award winners Takyia Mosley, Helen Nyowheoma and Yesudian Cruz.   Standing (back row, L to R) are Kathy Schulz, LYD chair, and Johann Dretchen, president SIUMC.

Village Knitters Group Formed The Village Knitters, a new group formed by the Village at Kentlands/Lakelands and open to all residents, held its first get-together on May 2. The group will meet every first and third Wednesday of each month…

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Jennifer Allen of GO GREEN talks with Annual Spring Cleanup volunteers, who included more than 10 adults and 22 youth earning SSL hours. The Kentlands Foundation GO GREEN group enjoyed a great turnout for the cleanup event on Saturday, April 14, GO GREEN’s Alex Stavitsky-Zeineddin said.

Environmental Award Winners Announced Gaithersburg’s Environmental Awards recognize innovative, sustainable green practices. Shaare Torah received an award this year for its stewardship of the environment and clean-up efforts of the Muddy Branch. Medimmune is this year’s recipient of the City…

Letter to the Editor: On Guns

On Guns: Don’t Restrict Law-Abiding Citizens In response to the letter by Robert Wu, Gaithersburg City Council, I would like to reply concerning the issue of guns. Let’s compare the two most recent shootings: the first in Florida, the second…

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OMSI Anticipates Board Update May 30 The One Main Street Initiative (OMSI) committee, formed late last year to support live-work unit owners and businesses on Kentlands’ Main Street, briefed the Kentlands Citizens Assembly (KCA) at the board meeting on March…

Arts & Entertainment

‘Textures & Textiles’ Thru May 14; Reception April 12, Arts Barn Art made of cloth, glass and found materials. Free. 5th Annual Art League of Germantown (ALOG) Exhibit Through April 20, Kentlands Mansion ALOG members present a selection of works…