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2020 

Prescription Drug Take Back Day, October 24, 2020 The Gaithersburg Police Department will be participating in Prescription Drug Take Back Day on October 24, 2020. 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.   Accepted: Prescription and over-the-counter medications, ointments, inhalers, patches, non-aerosol sprays, creams, ...
10/19/2020
Senior Planet Montgomery, Montgomery County, MD  Senior Planet Montgomery, a technology training program designed for County learners 60 and older, is offering free online classes this week that focus on how to thrive at home. Learn more: https://buff.ly/2IwgFes.   This is a Montgomery County, Ma...
10/18/2020
Safety First ChecklistMontgomery County Fire and Rescue Service has designed the following safety checklist to promote safety in your home. At Montgomery County Fire and Rescue, we're committed to your safety and believe that education, along with a professional commitment from each of our fire f...
10/18/2020
Maryland Housing Statistics, September, 2020 This report was provided by my friend Allan Prigal.  Yarrow, Kentlands Photowalk, Gaithersburg, Maryland, USA IMG 4488Canon PowerShot G11 CameraPhotograph by Roy KelleyRoy and Dolores Kelley Photographs Subhash SharmaA native to temperate regions of th...
10/18/2020
Another good recipe from the kitchen of Will Hamm...   Chrysanthemum, Brookside Gardens, Wheaton, Maryland USA IMG_1707Canon PowerShot G11 CameraPhotograph by Roy KelleyRoy and Dolores Kelley Photographs For Sunday night tonight it will be Beef Taco Skillet what you need: 1 lb ground beef        ...
10/18/2020
Free COVID-19 Testing in Gaithersburg, Maryland  Montgomery County Government health officials are urging all residents to get tested for COVID-19. Free walk-in and drive-thru testing clinics are free, a doctor’s order is not needed, and you do not need an appointment.   Testing sites in Gaithers...
10/17/2020
Dahlia, Kentlands Photowalk, Gaithersburg, Maryland USA IMG 8822 This photograph of a dahlia in our Kentlands home garden was well received when I posted in in several Facebook groups. Our dahlias are still blooming and providing cut flowers for our home. The season will end when we have some fre...
10/17/2020
Pandemic Changes and Challenges Anna Banana Kruchten CRB, CRS, Broker, Instructor and Carol Williams have challenged blogger members of ActiveRain to share some of their stories about our challenges and changes during recent months. Chef Dolores and I have been spending most of our time at home i...
10/17/2020
November General Election in Gaithersburg, Maryland Cast your ballot in the  2020 General Election by mail or in person. There'll be 11 locations from which to choose for early voting, October 26 through November 2. An additional 29 voting centers will be available on Election Day, November 3. Th...
10/17/2020
Build a huge database of potential referral sources.  Cymbidium Orchids, Longwood Gardens, Kennett Square, PA USACanon PowerShot G11 CameraPhotograph by Roy KelleyRoy and Dolores Kelley Photographs So many times, when we ask an real estate agent or broker, "what differentiates you from others?", ...
10/17/2020