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Calling All Teen Writers Quince Orchard Park resident Lucinda Marshall invites teens, ages 13 to 18, who love to write to the Maryland Writer’s Association/Gaithersburg Library Teen Writing Club. The group meets on the first and third Wednesday of every…

City Scene

City Awarded Grant Money Through State Program The City of Gaithersburg has been awarded a $100,000 grant to go toward construction for the new Olde Towne Park Plaza at the intersection of Summit and Diamond avenues. The money comes through…

Police Blotter

Vandalism Between 12/27/15, 10 p.m. and 12/28/15, 6 a.m. property was vandalized near the Kentlands Clubhouse. Two dog stations were bent with metal support poles ruined, an outdoor electrical outlet was damaged, Christmas decorations were damaged, a sign near the…

Irish Dancers to Kick Up Heels at the Arts Barn

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Kentlands residents Emily McFadden, Reese, Claire and Cadyn O’Halloran, and Lucy Garretson are part of the Celtic Dance cast performing at the Arts Barn on Jan. 30, 3 p.m.

When some 40 students present their debut performance at the Arts Barn on Saturday, Jan. 30, the Duffy School of Irish Dance will have come full circle. Director Erin Duffy Martorano started teaching five preschoolers in the small basement dance…

Arts & Entertainment

‘A Change Gon’ Come’ Through Jan. 24, Fridays & Saturdays at 8 p.m., and Sundays at 2 p.m., Arts Barn The Arts Barn welcomes back ANKH Repertory Theatre and The Finest—the innovative companies that collaborated on last summer’s hit production…

Shop Talk

Gone But Not Forgotten Do you have fond memories of the Star Diner? Renovations to the former Star Diner space are well underway now at 705 Center Point Way, but the iconic Star Diner neon sign and Wurlitzer jukebox are…

Assignment Education

RCES PTA President Testifies at BOE Hearing At the first of two public hearings on Interim Superintendent Larry Bowers’ FY 2017 Recommended Operating Budget on Jan. 7 at the Carver Educational Services Center in Rockville, Rachel Carson Elementary School (RCES)…