Shop Talk

PMA Picks Up Medals at County Solo/Ensemble Festival

Pritchard Music Academy (PMA) ensembles won six gold medals and two silver medals at the County Ensemble Festival, held at Wootton High School on Feb. 23. Ensembles that earned gold medals move on to the state level next.

Backstory Media Plans Reception

Kentlands-based Backstory Media, owned by Eileen Dougherty, will hold a reception at the Kentlands Clubhouse on March 11, 2 to 5 p.m., to introduce their custom videos celebrating life stories. As a thank you gift, attendees will receive DVDs of Kentlands Kingfish videos from 2005 to 2013. Please RSVP to so Backstory Media can have enough DVDs available for the desired years.

Shamrock Shuffle Benefits Homeless

Fleet Feet Sports Gaithersburg’s annual St. Patrick’s Day event, the Shamrock Shuffle Pub Run & Walk, is planned for Tuesday, March 13, 6:30 p.m. Run or walk your way through the Kentlands area, enjoying beer samplers as you go, all for a good cause. The Shamrock Shuffle concludes with a party at Pinky & Pepe’s Grape Escape. Participating restaurants and bars include Pinky & Pepe’s, Beers & Cheers Too, Coal Fire, Not Your Average Joe’s and The Wine Harvest. Participation is $20 per person, and all proceeds are donated to The Montgomery County Coalition for the Homeless. Register here:

Nalley Fresh Adds Delivery

Nalley Fresh has partnered with Uber Eats for to-your-door delivery of its bowls, salads, wraps and more. Uber Eats is a food delivery platform powered by Uber. Visit to order.