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By Roy Kelley
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Book Recommendation: The Archangel Project by C. S. Graham The Archangel Project (2008) is the first first book in the Jax Alexander mystery series by The New York Times bestselling author C. S. Graham, a pseudonym of writing team Steven Harris and Candice Proctor. I enjoyed this book and recomme...

By Roy Kelley
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MCPS Briefing on a New Elementary School at Kelley Park At a Mayor and City Council Work Session on August 12, MCPS staff will present community feedback about Gaithersburg Elementary School #8, a possible new school in the Gaithersburg cluster. It is proposed for several acres of Kelley Park, a ...

By Roy Kelley
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Preventing Car Thefts and Thefts From Vehicles Officer Kim Jones of the Montgomery County Police Department in Maryland provided this advice.During the time period between 07/28/19 to 08/03/19, we have seen an increase in the number of car thefts and thefts from vehicles in the 6th District.  Mos...

By Roy Kelley
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Tax Free Shopping Week in Maryland, August 11-17, 2019 Just in time for back to school shopping, the State of Maryland announces Tax-Free Shopping Week August 11 through 17. Qualifying apparel and footwear of $100 or less per item and the first $40 of a backpack or book bag purchase are exempt fr...

By Roy Kelley
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Senior Forum and Resource Fair, Montgomery County, Maryland Montgomery County Council Vice President Sidney Katz and Councilmember Andrew Friedson invite you to a Senior Forum & Resource Fair.Thursday, September 5, 2019 at 9:30 AM – 12:30 PMPotomac Park Community Center11315 Falls RoadPotomac, Ma...

By Roy Kelley
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Gaithersburg Indoor Aquatic Center Closed for Maintenance Gaithersburg's Indoor Aquatic Center, located at Gaithersburg Middle School, will close for annual cleaning and maintenance August 10 - September 2. Aquatic Center members can use the Water Park at Bohrer Park free of charge during this pe...

By Roy Kelley
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Black-eyed Susan, Kentlands Photowalk, Gaithersburg, Maryland I took this photograph in our Kentlands home garden. Black-eyed Susan is one of my favorite plants and these flowers add a lot of color to many gardens in our community. They require little care and bloom every year. Maryland State Flo...

By Roy Kelley
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Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden, Richmond, Virginia When your travels take you to the Richmond, Virginia area, I highly recommend a visit to Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden. Click on the link to visit the website and to plan your visit. Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden, Richmond, Virginia USACanon Power...

By Roy Kelley
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Windridge Vineyards is Open in Darnestown, Maryland Windridge Vineyards in Darnestown is now open. The vineyard, located at 15700 Darnestown Rd., is perched on a hill overlooking Seneca Creek.​While you can’t bring any outside alcohol, bringing food and snacks is encouraged. They’ll also be hosti...

By Roy Kelley
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Book Recommendation: Diary of a Dead Man on Leave by David Downing Diary of a Dead Man on Leave (2019) reveals the contents of the hidden diary of a communist spy in the setting of 1938 in Hamm, Germany by award winning British author David Downing. Dolores and I enjoyed this book and recommend i...

By Roy Kelley
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Security Grants for Maryland Religious Institutions Grant opportunity available through the Governor’s Office of Crime Control & Prevention :This grant provides financial support to make security enhancements to houses of worship in Maryland and protect religious institutions from hate crimes. Le...

By Roy Kelley
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Book Recommendation: Winterkill by C. J. Box Winterkill (2003) is the third novel in the series of crime thrillers featuring Wyoming game warden Joe Pickett by The New York Times bestselling American author C. J. Box. I am working my way through this series and recommend these books for your read...

By Roy Kelley
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Clock Dedication at Olde Towne, Plaza, Gaithersburg, Maryland A new clock was recently dedicated in History Park at Olde Towne Plaza to honor the legacy of Leonard Katz and Sara Wolfson Katz. Sara is the daughter of Jacob and Rose Wolfson, founders of Wolfson's Department Store, which opened in O...

By Roy Kelley
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Book Recommendation: What Angels Fear by C. S. Harris What Angels Fear (2005)  is the first novel in the historical fiction series featuring Sebastian St. Cyr by the award winning author C. S. Harris. I have now read half of the 14 books in this series and hope to read the rest before the number ...

By Roy Kelley
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Flying Dog East Coast Hop Project India Pale Ale Flying Dog Brewery in Frederick, Maryland funded a project with the University of Maryland to evaluate the 24 hop varieties the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources is currently studying.The East Coast Hop Project is a variety pack that hig...

By Roy Kelley
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National Night Out Events in Gaithersburg, Maryland Elected officials, City staff and members of the Gaithersburg Police Department will be joining residents at 11 different locations in Gaithersburg for the 36th Annual National Night Out Against Crime on Tuesday, August 6. The program brings nei...

By Roy Kelley
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Lands' End to Open a Store in Congressional Plaza, Rockville, Maryland Lands’ End will open its first stand-alone store in the Washington region this fall at Congressional Plaza in Rockville, Maryland, and the store will be a hybrid.The 8,500-square-foot store will have Lands’ End apparel and acc...

By Roy Kelley
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ZenLeaf Cannabis Dispensary Ribbon Cutting, Germantown, Maryland The Gaithersburg-Germantown Chamber of Commerce is hosting a ribbon cutting ceremony for the new ZenLeaf Cannabis Dispensary in Germantown, Maryland. The public is invited to the event which will take place at 12:15 p.m. on Tuesday,...

By Roy Kelley
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Wheaton Library and Community Recreation Center Opening Join us to open the new Wheaton Library and Community Recreation Center on 9/7 at 11 a.m. This impressive new facility includes a library, recreation center, Friends of the Library used bookstore, park, parking garage, redesigned roadway & m...

By Roy Kelley
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Montgomery County Business Connect in Silver Spring Montgomery County launches its Business Connect program in the Silver Spring regional area on Monday, August 5, 2019. Learn more: (link: https://buff.ly/2ZcR6m8) buff.ly/2ZcR6m8@MOCOBizSolution@think_moco This is a Montgomery County, Maryland an...

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