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QOP NEWS Color Me Wonderful The Quince Orchard Clubhouse renovation continues. Roof trusses should arrive near the end of the year. Upon arrival, they will be measured in place and roofing will begin. In the meantime, colors for the exterior…

Draghici House Dazzles

Photo | Mac Kennedy

The annual Kentlands Christmas Lighting Ceremony is set for Nov. 25, 7 p.m. on Little Quarry Road.

More than 26,000 lights are ready to shimmy and syncopate in celebration of Christmas. They’ll dance, they’ll dazzle, and this year they’re also in multicolor. Head over to 202 Little Quarry Road in Kentlands on Black Friday, Nov. 25, 7…

KDP’s Gift to the Community

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Don’t miss the Annual Tree Lighting in Market Square on Friday, Dec. 2, 5 p.m.

After a six-month hiatus, the Kentlands Downtown Partnership (KDP) reconvened in September and did something remarkable: Membership in the local business organization, which used to be $100 annually, is now free. “All Kentlands businesses are members of the KDP,” said…

Around Town

Kentlands Apartments Public Hearing Deferred The Joint Public Hearing of the Mayor and City Council and Planning Commission on the proposed apartments at the corner of Great Seneca Highway and Quince Orchard Road, scheduled for Mon., Nov. 7, has been…

Arts & Entertainment

‘Postmortem’ Through Nov. 20, 8 p.m. Fridays & Saturdays, 2 p.m. Sundays, Arts Barn This thrilling mystery by Ken Ludwig is presented in partnership with Montgomery Playhouse. Actor William Gillette, famous for his portrayal of Sherlock Holmes, invites the cast…

Great Gifts Found in Kentlands Market Square

Photo | Mac Kennedy

With the tagline “Vintage. Hip. Local,” My Big Finds in Kentlands Market Square delivers. Owner Jodi Rapaport is ready for the holidays.

With the barrage of catalogs, online shopping offers, television ads and big box store come-ons, holiday shopping can quickly become overwhelming. Where do you find the best gift at the best price with so many gift options and retail outlets…

The Park Pages

Photo | Mac Kennedy

Quince Orchard Park ponds offer a peaceful respite.

QOP NEWS Fish Are Our Friends An important measure of a pond’s health is the fish and other wildlife it supports. In Quince Orchard Park, our mature ponds are rich with fish. They are oases for residents and wildlife alike…