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Remember to Vote in the Kentlands Election On Friday, Nov. 3, 7 a.m. to 8 p.m., Kentlands residents can vote in person at the Kentlands Clubhouse for three new trustees. Candidates are Greg Cohen, Yamil Hernandez, Karen Norris, and Aysa…

Shop Talk

Vasili’s Recognized With Planning Award The City of Gaithersburg Planning Commission awarded 2017 Gaithersburg Planning Awards to seven recipients Nov. 1. Awards were given to Vasili’s Kitchen, Lakeforest Animal Hospital, Quince Orchard Plaza Redevelopment, Crown HOA Clubhouse, La Casita Restaurant,…

City Scene

Need for Performing Arts Venue Under Consideration The Cultural Arts Advisory Committee is looking into the feasibility of a large performing arts venue for the City of Gaithersburg. At the Mayor and City Council’s Oct. 23 meeting, Jim Hoehn, committee…

Assignment Education

Outdoor Classroom Taking Shape Mike Angles with McFall and Berry Landscape Management is working on the Rachel Carson Elementary School (RCES) courtyard, preparing it for use as an outdoor classroom. The company is donating its time and resources, and the…

Arts & Entertainment

Digital Wonders Art Exhibit Through Nov. 27: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday, 1:30-5 p.m. Saturday, Arts Barn Work from digital artists Allen Hirsh, Lisa Sheirer and John Wise will be on display all month with a free reception on Nov. 16,…

The Park Pages

Photos | Pam Schipper

The QOP Halloween Party spilled outdoors on Saturday, Oct. 28.

QOP NEWS QOP Halloween Party a Smash All manner of monsters, witches, ghosts, superheroes, literary characters and even trolls came out for QOP’s annual Halloween party on Saturday, Oct. 28. The celebration was sponsored by Francesca Gianaris and Charles Wilson…

Mike at the Movies

Only the Brave (PG-13) **** A bear on fire is the symbol of the forest fire that haunts Superintendent Eric Marsh (Josh Brolin). It appears twice in the movie, once as a prelude to terror and another time as the…

Foods for Football

Of course you have to eat while the game is going on—and probably afterwards—so here are some exciting and delicious recipes to help you keep rooting for your favorite team. Ozark Pudding This is a very simple, traditional recipe, just the…