Sroka Named Police Chief

Mark Sroka will be sworn in as the city’s next police chief at a special Mayor and Council meeting at 7:30 p.m. on July 12 at Gaithersburg City Hall. As the city’s top cop, Sroka will earn a base salary…

Shop Talk

Music Notes Live music has been plentiful in downtown Kentlands with bands booked every Friday and Saturday nights on the plaza adjacent to the Star Diner. There’s also the new Main Street Music Festival every Wednesday night on the city…

Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down

Main Street Music Festival After two weeks of rain delays, the Main Street Music Festival finally got off the ground on June 23 and again on June 30 with dozens of people in the crowd, including City Council members Ryan…

MedImmune Idea

To the Editor: I awaken to the sounds of construction coming from the ever-expanding MedImmune across Great Seneca Highway. Normally it doesn’t bother me as I always thought of MedImmune as a friendly company whose expansion brings both career and…