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Photo | Pam Schipper

Asphalt and concrete repairs and sealcoating on all common area parking spaces and alleys in Quince Orchard Park were completed May 9.

QOP NEWS Get Ready to Dive Into Fun! The opening of the pool on Saturday, May 27 at 10 a.m. kicks off a summer of fun in Quince Orchard Park. Look for this exciting series of social events at the…

It’s Almost Lavender Time

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I just discovered the most engaging, beautiful cookbook: “The Art of Cooking with Lavender” by Nancy Baggett (80 recipes with 70 photos). This book will teach you how to get started cooking with lavender, how to choose it, how to harvest…

The Big Picture

My kids are constantly asking me to look at something. Usually it is a YouTube video of a buzzer beater or the latest animal to become an Internet sensation. I have gotten less and less adept at feigning interest. Well,…

Mike at the Movies

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (PG-13) ***** If sci fi is not your thing, try this film. Yes, it’s sci fi but it’s also very, very funny and actually ends up being a spoof of the genre in many…

Cougar Baseball Hot in Playoffs

Photo | Mac Kennedy

Sophomore shortstop Ethan Frank fires a throw to first to complete a double play for the Cougars in their 6-0 win over Clarksburg.

Quince Orchard got off to a bit of a rocky start this baseball season. Talented, the team was unable to get it going consistently. But, with coach Jason Gassaway at the helm, it was only a matter of time until…

DPZ Continues as Town Architect

An outpouring of community support Wednesday night, April 26, for longtime Kentlands town architect Duany Plater-Zyberk (DPZ) resulted in an airing of differences and an agreement between the Kentlands Citizens Assembly (KCA), who hires the town architect, and DPZ to…

QO Preps for Playoffs With Twin Win on Senior Night

Photo | Mac Kennedy

Senior Joe Beville fires a shot amidst multiple Wootton defenders for one of his three goals in QO’s 11-10 win on Senior Night.

Quince Orchard High School’s boys and girls lacrosse squads celebrated Senior Night at the Cougardome last Friday with twin one-point triumphs over traditional rival Wootton and in the process established themselves as top contenders in the upcoming state championship playoffs.…