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Governor Visits MedImmune

Governor Martin O’Malley toured MedImmune’s headquarters and labs on October 19 in Quince Orchard Park as part of his “jobs across Maryland” tour. “The important work that MedImmune is doing right here in Maryland is making important advancements against diseases…

City Hires Economic Consultant

Gaithersburg leaders unanimously voted October 18 on a resolution authorizing the city manager to enter into an economic development consultant contract with a Germantown company led by Mike Knapp, a Montgomery County Council member. Knapp’s term on the County Council…

O’Callaghan Wins National Contest

Lakelands resident Riley O’Callaghan, 9, is one of two national winners of a fashion art contest sponsored by Lands’ End. Her winning graphic design features a whimsical penguin in an “I Heart Winter” T-shirt surrounded by snow. “When I first…

Sports Summaries

By Mike Cuthbert and Julia Shapiro Football James McCallister led the Cougars in running and scored two TDs in the decisive 40-12 Cougar win against Clarksburg. The Cougars played hard all 60 minutes. Offense, defense and special teams all contributed:…

Park Improvements in the Works

Gaithersburg officials toured Little Quarry Park and held an on-site meeting with Kentlands residents on October 14 to discuss the current condition of the area and plans for improving the pocket park. Parks, Recreation and Culture Director Michele Potter said…

Clotheslines Now Legal in HOAs

Boxers or briefs? Whether you want to or not, you may get the chance to know what type of underwear your neighbor wears. A new state law went into effect October 1 that prohibits community associations from denying residents who…

Shop Talk

Governor Visits MedImmune Governor Martin O’Malley toured MedImmune’s headquarters and labs on October 19 in Quince Orchard Park as part of his “jobs across Maryland” tour. “The important work that MedImmune is doing right here in Maryland is making important…

Sister Webs Is Committed to a Cure

While October is breast cancer awareness month, Kentlands resident Kim Skimmons is focused on this cause every month — and day — of the year. Skimmons is founder and co-president of Sister Webs Design Studio. The company name serves as…

Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down

Oktoberfest Friendly faces, good food, beer, a new hay ride route and lots of entertainment. This annual Kentlands festival is a fall favorite, and this year’s attendance broke records. Congratulations to the Kentlands Citizens Assembly (KCA) and the city of…