Category: Focus

Lyme Disease Hitting Close to Home

Though not nearly as common as the flu, Lyme disease is quickly becoming one of those “everybody knows somebody” health topics. The disease, which can become a chronic and debilitating illness if not treated quickly, was the fifth most common…

Longtime Resident, Busy Attorney Gears Up for Greater Kentlands — and Gaithersburg — Involvement

Tim Clarke is an attorney, a recently appointed member of the City of Gaithersburg Board of Supervisors of Elections, and a just-elected member of the Kentlands Citizens Assembly Board of Trustees. He is also a busy solo-practice attorney, but Clarke…

Three Events to Showcase Poet Michele Wolf in September

UPDATED Lakelands resident Michele Wolf is an editor, a teacher, a wife, a mother, a daughter, a sister and an award-winning, widely published poet. Not in that order. “Poet” is much closer to the top of the list. Wife and…

QOP Resident Makes Local Hospital Home

Born, raised, educated and in the midst of a satisfying and challenging career in health care in Colorado, Shelly Leyba surprised everyone in her family and back in her hometown three years ago when she packed up and moved to Kentlands…