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Spring Is Finally Here

While Easter and Passover are early this year, these recipes will enhance any meal on any occasion. Greek-style Shrimp Over the past 30 years, Kerry Dunnington has been a food columnist, caterer, recipe developer, and award-winning cookbook author. Her passion…

A Ministry of Flowers

There are many pleasurable aspects of my living in the Friends House Retirement Community in Sandy Spring, Maryland. But the one I especially appreciate is the way fresh flowers appear regularly in unique arrangements for the library and a nook…

Waiting for the Big Reveal

Photo | Pam Schipper

Medifast is the latest tenant to leave Kentlands Market Square, adding 120 Market Square to the growing list of vacancies in the center managed by Beatty.

For the past six months, the community has waited for positive news on upgrades and new tenants for Kentlands Market Square. Hope was sustained mid-January when Paragon took over Kentlands Stadium Theatre 10 from longtime owner Paul Huang, bringing the…

Heather Zindash … The Soulful Gardener

Photo | Heather Zindash

A pollinator returns to the spring garden.

Master Gardener and naturalist Heather Zindash really digs cultivating a soulful and inspirational outdoor environment for the visitors and inhabitants she welcomes to her yard. Armed with the tools of her trade and a Bachelor of Arts degree in graphic…

Relays Cold But Good for QO

Photo Debbie | Boderman

QO Track Coach Seann Pelkey prods runners and plays his role with enthusiasm in the Cougar Relays’ signature event, Devil Takes the Hindmost.

The Quince Orchard boys were the hottest team at the cold and windy Cougar Dome on Saturday, finishing first among 20 boys’ squads at the 13th annual Cougar Relays track tournament. QO girls came in 11th place among the 24…

Mike Janus Is ‘On the Road Again’

Mike Janus

Willie Nelson’s refrain, “On the Road Again,” could be the theme song for Kentlands resident Mike Janus who has added Uber driver to his list of credentials. A former federal prison administrator, Janus has found many avenues to travel since…

Around Town

Proposed Publications Merger Meeting on April 22 The Kentlands Citizens Assembly (KCA) Board will hold a public meeting on April 22, 7:30 p.m., to discuss the pros and cons of merging the Town Crier with The Town Courier. The suggested…

City Scene

Drzyzgula Will Not Seek Re-election Gaithersburg City Councilmember Cathy Drzyzgula announced she will not seek re-election. “I expect our retirement plans will interfere with me serving a full term and do not want to run without the promise of serving…