Community

Open Mic @ the Mansion Is Stand-Up Event

Photo | Mike Cuthbert

Veteran performer Eulane Young, who has taught special education in the county for 32 years, was an inspiration at the first Open Mic @ the Mansion, held Sept. 5.

It had a bit of everything: stand-up adult comedians, a teen-aged stand-up essaying his act for the first time whose first joke was “This is my first stand-up. I usually sit down,” classical soprano Arts Barn Director Shellie Williams doing…

Arts on the Green Sees Pink

Photo | Phil Fabrizio

Running through Sept. 27 at the Arts Barn, “Breast in Show” features cast members (left to right, bottom row) Jennie Lutz, Gracie Jones, Megan Westman and Ayanna Hardy and (left to right, top row) Chris Rudy and Darren McDonnell.

By Sharon Allen Gilder If the adage “Laughter is the best medicine” has merit, then everyone could use a dose of “Breast in Show.” The professional live stage musical opened Sept. 12 and runs through Sept. 27 at the Arts…

Around Town

Lakelands Park Organic Turf Field to Open The official opening ceremony for the county’s first organic infill turf field at Lakelands Park is scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 27, 8:30 a.m. The field is located at 1368 Main St. Through 5…

Arts & Entertainment

Music, Magic & Stargazing with The Chromatics & Benjamin Corey Sept. 19, 6:30 p.m., Observatory Park, 100 DeSellum Ave. Bring your own telescope. A guide will be available to assist. Free. www.gaithersburgmd.gov ‘Breast in Show—A New Musical of Triumph’ Sept.…

21st Annual 5K Run Brings Community Together

Photo | Jaree Donnelly

More than 1,200 runners from Maryland, D.C., Virginia, Pennsylvania and other states participated in the 21st Annual Kentlands/Lakelands 5K on Saturday, Aug. 30. Nicolas Crouzier from Gaithersburg came in first, and Sean O’Leary from Bethesda came in second.

Local residents showed their community spirit at the 21st Annual Kentlands/Lakelands 5K event on a cloudy Saturday morning at the end of August. The event drew more than 1,200 runners from Maryland, D.C., Virginia, Pennsylvania and other states. The Kentlands…

Domenic Cicala Is Styling Multiple Talents

Photo | Phil Fabrizio

DC3— Jeff Carmella, Domenic Cicala and Steve Kochersperger—perform Friday, Aug. 22 at Whole Foods Kentlands.

By Sharon Allen Gilder Domenic Cicala may be the owner of O’Hair Salon & Spa on Main Street in Kentlands, but his latest cut is his newly released CD, “Who’s Foolin Who.” The Montgomery County native, who now resides in…

Senior Connection Helps Local Elderly, Needs Volunteers

Senior Connection helps local elderly residents to live an independent lifestyle. The non-profit organization ensures that seniors can travel to medical appointments, pay their bills and go grocery shopping. Senior Connection provides services free of charge through its network of…