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QOP Receives Matching Improvement Grant Eighteen neighborhood and homeowner associations were awarded a total of $68,190 in matching grant funds from the City of Gaithersburg Frederick J. Felton Neighborhood Matching Grant Program by the mayor and City Council on Aug.…

Kentlands/Lakelands 5K Celebrates Its 20th Anniversary

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On your mark! Approximately 1,200 runners participated in the 20th annual Kentlands/Lakelands 5K on Aug. 31.

By Nora Fitzpatrick The runners set off under a cloudless blue sky and moderate humidity, participating in a longstanding Labor Day weekend tradition: the Kentlands/Lakelands 5K. The race, which celebrated its 20th anniversary on Aug, 31, continues to be the…

A New Managing Editor for the Courier

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Pam Schipper

To our readers: I am excited to begin as your new managing editor with this issue. Claire Fleischer has accepted a new job and left the newspaper after working for the Town Courier since its inception. I look forward to…

Summer Entertainment Guide

Summer is winding down, but these free outdoor events will continue into September. Star Diner Tiki Bar Concert Series Sept. 6 — The Dymn Band Sept. 7 — Dosage Sept. 13 — Last and Company Sept. 14 — The Crime…

Police Blotter

Aggravated Assault On Sept. 1 at 12:14 a.m., an aggravated assault took place at the Pasha restaurant, 644 Center Point Way. A verbal dispute escalated into a physical altercation. The suspect was located, placed under arrest and charged accordingly. Source:…