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Year-Round Lights Considered for Market Square City Manager Tony Tomasello said that the city is considering a request by Kentlands Under the Lights organizers to make event lights more of a year-round feature of the city park. He told the…

Shop Talk

XC Students Off and Running Fleet Feet Gaithersburg, 255 Kentlands Boulevard, held its annual Cross Country Day on Friday, Aug. 18. More than 300 student athletes and their coaches participated. Seven high schools came out, including Quince Orchard and Northwest.…

Arts & Entertainment

‘Keep Cool’ Through Sept. 5, Arts Barn  This eclectic exhibit features works by the visual arts faculty of the 2018 art education season. All work is dominated by cool colors. www.gaithersburgmd.gov Latino Art League Sept. 1-Nov. 12, Activity Center at…

Assignment Education

QOHS Featured on FOX 5 The Quince Orchard High School (QOHS) community come out in force on Friday, Aug. 18 to be featured on a FOX 5 Zip Trip in downtown Crown. DJ Evan Dunmyer, a QO senior, spun tunes…

Government Girl, 1948

As the B&O Pullman porter gave me a hand down at Union Station, straight ahead and rising above the trees was the U.S. Capitol dome. My legs grew weak. This was heady stuff for a 22-year-old from Springfield, Missouri. I’d…

Mike at the Movies

Wind River (R) **** This is one violent, harsh, forbidding film. Jeremy Renner anchors the piece as Cory Lambert, Fish and Wildlife agent in Wind River, Wyoming. The time is winter and Lambert discovers the body of a young Indian…

Jaguars Pick Up Speed

The average high school football team would be quite content with a 7-4 record and fifth consecutive postseason appearance. But not three-time state champion Northwest. Last fall’s Class 4A West Region semifinal loss to Richard Montgomery, a team the Jaguars…