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By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Facebook Activity One of the first things I check on Facebook each day is the birthday notifications. I send greetings to my Facebook friends. One of the birthdays was the wife of a nephew. I would not have remembered her birthday without the help of Facebook.It was nice to see my photographs bei...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Book Recommendation: One by One by Ruth Ware One by One (2020) is the latest crime thriller by The New York Times bestselling British author Ruth Ware. Dolores and I enjoyed this novel and recommend it for your reading list. Click on the links to learn more about the author and her books. Ruth Wa...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Dahlia, Allen's Pink Treasure, American Dahlia Society Show  This photograph was well received when I posted it in a number of Facebook groups. If you enjoy photography, you may wish to explore some of the many Facebook groups around the world. Dahlia, Allen's Pink Treasure, American Dahlia Socie...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Book Recommendation: The Evening and The Morning by Ken Follett  The Evening and The Morning (2020) is the latest work of historical fiction by The New York Times bestselling Welsh author Ken Follett. Dolores and I enjoyed this outstanding book and recommend it for your reading list. Click on the...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Trader Joe's Vintage Ale 2018 Chef Dolores and I shared a bottle of Trader Joe's Vintage Ale 2118. This is a Belgian Dark Ale brewed with spices. We enjoyed it. If you shop at Trader Joe's and like dark ales, do not hesitate to pick up the available selections. Drink responsibly 9% Alc. by Vol.  ...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Lunch at Home Chef Dolores and I are still staying close to home in the social distancing mode. She served hot dogs for lunch and our beverage was The Fear Imperial Pumpkin Ale from the Flying Dog Brewery in Frederick County, Maryland. For dessert we shared a slice of her wonderful peach bread. L...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Oncology Company Generon to Relocate to Gaithersburg, MD Oncology company Genetron Health Inc. is moving its U.S. headquarters from North Carolina to Gaithersburg, according to the Montgomery County Economic Development Corporation (MCEDC). The China-based company is working on a blood-based next...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Dogfish Head Midas Touch Ancient Ale Chef Dolores had the Dogfish Head Midas Touch Ancient Ale on our shopping list because she wanted to use some of this ale in a recipe. We had not previously tried it. We sampled a bottle for our happy hour at home and enjoyed the different taste treat. You may...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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50+ Virtual Employment Expo, Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2020 Montgomery County and the Jewish Council for the Aging (JCA) encourage job seekers 50-and-over to join the first Montgomery County Virtual Employment Expo on Tuesday, Nov. 17. Attendees of the free event will be able to network with area employe...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Narcan Training in Montgomery County, Maryland NARCAN® Nasal Spray, the first nasal formulation of naloxone, is FDA approved for the treatment of known or suspected opioid overdose. Designed for use in the community, NARCAN Nasal Spray is needle-free and ready to use. Click here to reach the regi...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Gaithersburg Farmers Markets Open This Winter Have you heard the news?  Both Gaithersburg Farmers Markets will remain open through the winter season! Visit the Casey Community Center Winter Market December 3 - April 29, 2021 and the Main Street Winter Market November 28 - April 24, 2021. You'll f...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Donations Needed for Gaithersburg Holiday Giving Program In this year like no other, keeping the spirit of giving alive during the November & December holidays will be especially important. Donations are now being accepted for the Gaithersburg Holiday Giving program that helps make the holidays h...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Senior Planet Montgomery: 50+ Online Programs 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. Details: https://buff.ly/3nrchg9.This is a Montgomery County, Maryland an...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Volunteers Needed for Gaithersburg Compensation Review Committee Volunteers are now being sought for an ad hoc Compensation Review Committee, whose charge will be to make recommendations about the compensation provided to the City's elected officials and stipends for members of the Planning Commi...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Montgomery County Plans to Double the Number of Traffic Cameras Beginning as early as 2021, drivers speeding through Montgomery County might fall victim to newly added speed and red-light cameras, as the county plans to double the number in use.At an Oct. 29 Public Safety Committee meeting, Assis...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Record Number of COVID-19 Cases in Maryland The United States reported a record-high number of coronavirus cases on Friday, and so did Maryland. The nation has seen three days straight of record-shattering case counts, with more than 177,000 new cases of the virus reported Friday, according to Th...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Fall Leaves Make For Slick Roads: Be Alert When Driving Fall leaves make for slick roads. Wet leaves on the roadway can be as slippery as snow and ice. Leaves can also obscure traffic lines and other pavement markings making driving, especially in unfamiliar areas, difficult. Be safe. Slow down. ...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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New Gaithersburg Public Financial Navigator Program The City of Gaithersburg Government, in partnership with Housing Initiative Partnership, Inc., has launched a Financial Navigator program to help residents manage the financial impact of COVID-19.  Financial Navigators provide one-on-one telepho...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Grab 'n Go Free Food Distribution on Saturdays This Month A Grab and Go food distribution event is scheduled for 10 a.m. tomorrow, Nov. 14, at the East County Community Recreation Center in Silver Spring. For more information about food assistance, visit the County's website: https://buff.ly/36Bg...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Montgomery County, Maryland Reduces Gathering Sizes In response to increasing positive cases of COVID-19 in Montgomery County, an Executive Order took effect at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, November 10 that caps social gatherings at 25 people and reduces capacity inside restaurants, retail stores, fitness ...

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