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Friday: Austin Cohen’s Last Game, Too

Photo | Mac Kennedy

When QO won the regional title against Northwest, coaches and team members brought Cougar dad Scott Cohen into the celebratory team photo. Cohen faced backwards so people would see the name and number of his son, Austin, on the team jersey.

For many of the Quince Orchard football players and fans in the stands at Friday night’s state championship game, there will be one more player you won’t see on the field. Austin J. Cohen, a member of the senior class…

Around Town

Find Unique Gifts at Main Street Market Through Dec. 23, drop by the Winter Farmers & Artists Market in the Pavilion at 301 Main St. on Saturdays, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., for one-of-a-kind gifts. You’ll find knitted scarves, hats,…

Police Union Concerned Over NIST Staffing

The lawyer who represents the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Police Labor Committee is concerned the federal facility is replacing sworn personnel with contract security guards. Attorney Brian Bregman of the Laurel-based Bascietto & Bregman LLC said the…

Shop Talk

MBT Announces Celebrity Guest Mother Gingers Leaders from the Montgomery County arts and education communities appear as celebrity guest Mother Gingers in the Metropolitan Ballet Theatre “Nutcracker,” beginning Dec. 1 at Montgomery College’s Robert E. Parilla Performing Arts Center. Look…

Arts & Entertainment

‘A Christmas Carol’ Through Dec. 10: 8 p.m. Fridays; 2 & 8 p.m. Saturdays; 2 p.m. Sundays, Arts Barn The classic Christmas tale comes to the stage for a limited time. $20 for adults, $12 for youth ages 14 and…

The Park Pages

Photo | Kimco Realty

Among the improvements planned for Kentlands Market Square is a pedestrian walkway or paseo featuring restaurants with outside dining and boutiques.

QOP NEWS Kimco to Present Plans for Kentlands Market Square Kimco Realty, owners of Kentlands Market Square, will present their construction plans to the Board and QOP residents at the next Board of Directors meeting on Jan. 9, 7 p.m.…

Refreshed Quince Orchard Branch to Open Dec. 16

Photo | Pam Schipper

The Quince Orchard Library refresh includes a fun “BOOKS” bike rack.

The long-anticipated reopening of the Quince Orchard Library is imminent. No longer will area residents be forced to make the longer, more heavily-trafficked drive past the site of our community branch to fulfill their library-related needs. Quince Orchard closed April…

Mike at the Movies

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (R) ***** Don’t be shocked if this black comedy wins the Academy Award for Best Picture and Best Actress. It is that good. Our capacity audience applauded scenes, and when credits ran, individual actors were…