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Kentlands Square Policy Discussion Planned The Mayor and City Council will conduct their Kentlands Square sketch plan policy discussion on Monday, July 17, 7:30 p.m. at Gaithersburg City Hall. The discussion also will be streamed live over the Internet and…

PEAS Looks at How Art Works

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In keeping with the Fourth of July, week two of the Positive Energy Art Studio (PEAS) camp focused on all things American. Campers spoke to Air Force Colonel Regis Canny and Staff Sergeant Chavon Lauren Salter and created portraits of them.

At the Positive Energy Art Studio (PEAS) on Little Quarry Road, campers are exploring how artists can connect with their communities—and in the process, they’re connecting with their inner selves. “These kids are all heart,” said Nannette Horan, PEAS founder…

Arts & Entertainment

‘Dial M for Murder’ Through July 23, 8 p.m. Friday & Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday, Arts Barn In partnership with Sandy Spring Theatre Group A retired tennis pro plots the murder of his wife—but when she turns the tables on…

Photos | Pam Schipper

Patriotism and community spirit was on display at the QOP Independence Day celebration.

QOP NEWS Community’s Annual Independence Day Celebration Shines On a beautifully sunny, if humid, Saturday, July 1, Quince Orchard Park residents turned out in force to celebrate patriotism and community spirit. After brief remarks by City Council Vice President Neil…

Sharing a Love of Books and Community

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Jane, Katie and Carrie Henley are the stewards of Kentlands only Little Free Library at 100 Kent
Square Road.

Jane Henley and her two daughters, Katie and Carrie, moved into Kentlands in November 2016 with a lot of boxes of books. They were in love with the community, she said, and the high foot-traffic situation of their home on…

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Communities Plan Independence Day Celebrations Kicking off on Saturday, July 1, Gaithersburg communities will hold large and small Independence Day celebrations. Here is a brief roundup. New this year is the city’s SummerFest at Bohrer Park. This event combines and…