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Hey, Drood! Metal-Musical Hybrid Set to Rock the Kentlands

Photo | Courtesy of Landless Theatre Company

Landless Theatre’s Producing Artistic Director Andrew Lloyd Baughman returns to the stage as psychotic choirmaster John Jasper in “The Mystery of Edwin Drood.”

By Chris Slattery This article first appeared on CultureSpotMC.com. Growing up, Andrew Lloyd Baughman was a musical theater kind of a guy. But somewhere between his stage stints at Seneca Valley High School in Germantown and Frederick’s Landless Theatre Company,…

Arts & Entertainment

2nd Annual Arts Barn Faculty and Student Art Exhibition – ‘Americana’ Through Aug. 29, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday through Friday, 1:30-5:30 p.m. Saturday, Arts Barn Don’t miss this opportunity to see works by Arts Barn faculty and students! www.gaithersburgmd.gov ‘The…

Shop Talk

Finding Freddy Fun at Fleet Feet and Fitness Together If you noticed any small inflatable flamingoes hidden around the neighborhood on Aug. 11 and weren’t sure what to make of them, then you unfortunately missed out on a very popular…

Assignment Education

RCES Ready for Students Rachel Carson Elementary School (RCES) is already in gear, ready to welcome students and parents to the 2016-2017 school year. The school and its PTA have a number of activities planned to get the year off…

The Park Pages

Photos | Mac Kennedy

Quince Orchard Park’s annual National Night Out celebration drew local law enforcement, elected officials, local businesses and residents.

National Night Out Draws Crowd By Mac Kennedy Residents gathered on Aug. 2 at the Quince Orchard Park Clubhouse to celebrate National Night Out with local law enforcement.  The beautiful evening brought a great turnout, and all showed up to…

Turning 90

This July I turned 90. As far as I know, I’m the only person on either side of my family to have lived this long. My mother passed away in her early eighties, and in 1964 we thought that was…

Mike at the Movies

Florence Foster Jenkins (PG-13) ***** Meryl Streep does it again playing Manhattan doyenne Florence Foster Jenkins, one of the society queens of 1940s New York. The film shocked the audience I was with as most of them had never before…

Peppers Taco & Wine Bar Is Back

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Peppers Taco & Wine Bar has reopened in Market Square after being closed nearly six months for renovations.

After six months of renovations, Mike and Jyoti Bhatnagar have reopened Peppers Taco & Wine Bar in Market Square.  The corner restaurant received a facelift to match the design of the new Vasili’s Kitchen next door, emerging with a new…