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It’s Mulch Madness at QO The Quince Orchard High School Booster Club’s 2015 Spring Mulch Drive has officially begun. Brown mulch costs $5.50 per bag, and black mulch is $6.75 per bag. There is an eight-bag minimum purchase, but delivery…

Arts & Entertainment

Open Mic @ the Mansion March 6, 8-11 p.m., Kentlands Mansion Sing, tell a joke, recite poetry—all unplugged styles of music, poetry and performance are welcome. Tickets are $10. www.gaithersburgmd.gov Upright Citizens Brigade Touring Company March 6, 8 p.m., BlackRock…

Scared Straight

I’ve been wondering lately, why I have to scare the bejeezus out of my kids to get them to do anything. I have tried every approach in the book, but good old-fashioned, pee-in-your-pants fear is the one that gets ‘er…

Mike at the Movies

McFarland, USA (PG) **** Sports movies have one thing going for them: Done right, they can get away with plotting clichés that other films can’t. And this film is filled with almost every cliché in the sporting lexicon, but it’s…

I-270 Youth Basketball Steps Up

While the young Quince Orchard High School boys’ basketball team shows promise for the future, it looks like there may be even more help on the way. Both the junior and senior Darnestown Cougars in the I-270 Youth Basketball league,…