Shop Talk

Occasions Gift Store Grand Opening This Saturday

Lakelands resident Stephanie Menick is opening another location for her Occasions Gift Store, this one close to home. The 113 Market St. store in Kentlands Market Square will celebrate its grand opening this Saturday, Nov. 2, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Look for unique gifts, including clothing, accessories, home d├ęcor, stationery and more.

Menick also owns and runs Occasions Gift Store on Seven Locks Road in Potomac. Visit for more information.

Dog Haus Coming Next Month

According to Staci Bloom, publicist, the Kentlands Market Square Dog Haus, 644 Center Point Way, will open in December. A definite opening date has not yet been set. Dog Haus is a specialty eatery that serves all-beef Haus Dogs and handcrafted proprietary Haus Sausages.

Elaine Koch Opens Kentlands Office

The Elaine Koch Group of Long & Foster has a new location in Kentlands. The 189 Kentlands Boulevard office joins the 7700 Old Georgetown Road, Suite 120 Bethesda location.