Community

Aubrey Steps Down from LCA Board

Mike Aubrey, a long-time member of the Lakelands Community Association’s (LCA) board of directors, stepped down from his position as vice president of the board effective July 9. Aubrey’s third term on the board was set to expire November 2012.…

Around Town

PSC Hearings to Assess Pepco Performance The Maryland Public Service Commission (PSC) has scheduled a series of hearings to receive public comment related to the June 29 Derecho storm in the area. The Montgomery County hearing for Pepco customers will…

Bonding on a Bike

Mother-daughter bonding can come in the form of dinner, a spa day, or a trip to the salon. For mom Alyssa Smith and her daughter Abby, 12, bonding came in the form of a 300-mile bike ride across Ohio. Smith’s…

Arts & Entertainment

Laugh Out Loud with “Fuddy Meers” In partnership with Montgomery Playhouse, the Arts Barn presents “Fuddy Meers,” a comedy by David Lindsay-Abaire. The show runs August 10 – 26, with performances on Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m. and Sundays…

Fireworks Cause Blaze in Kentlands

Fire officials said illegal fireworks caused a fire at a Kentlands home on July 14, resulting in damage estimated at around $70,000. Firefighters were called to 733 Kent Oaks Mews at 10:45 p.m. Saturday night for a fire in the…

Living It Up in the Neighborhood

One doesn’t have to look far to find great nightlife in Kentlands, especially in the summertime! Along with American and ethnic restaurants, there are numerous chances to catch local bands, dancers and musicians nearby. A staple in the neighborhood for…

Second KCA Board Member Resigns

Citing the demands of a major career change — beginning his own law practice — Paul Zeineddin has resigned from the board of trustees of the Kentlands Citizens’ Assembly (KCA). Zeineddin has served on the board for a year-and-a-half. Throughout…

NYAJ Shows Its Community Spirit

After a patriotic July 4 soft opening, new neighborhood restaurant “Not Your Average Joe’s” (NYAJ) held a ribbon-cutting ceremony on July 9 at 11 a.m. and officially opened for business. The event drew a small but excited crowd on the…