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By Roy Kelley
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Class of 2020: Don't Forget to Vote! All of us need to encourage members of the Class of 2020 to vote in the the Maryland Primary election. Voting is by mail and those who will turn 18 by November 3 will find it easy to register to receive a ballot.  Rainy Day Photowalk, Kentlands, Gaithersburg, ...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Alcohol Beverage Sales Surge in Montgomery County, Maryland Alcohol Beverage Services (ABS) retail store sales have seen a significant spike since the beginning of the COVID-19 health crisis. Sales in January and February were already up 1.5%. By the end of March, the County-run stores were deeme...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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When Will Montgomery County, Maryland Reopen? Similar to steps being taken by local governments in the Washington metropolitan area and consistent with guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the Montgomery County Council approved the safe-at-home executive order from County...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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MoCo Pools To Remain Closed Through Memorial Day Weekend Montgomery County, Maryland health officials announced that public and private community pools will not open Memorial Day weekend for the traditional start of summer, due to COVID-19 restrictions affecting the health and safety of patrons a...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Spring HVAC Checkup We always recommend an annual service contract for HVAC equipment. This is the 25th year of using Tuckers Air Conditioning, Heating and Plumbing for our home. Our spring checkup took place on Monday. Sadly, we have some problems with our air conditioning equipment for our seco...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Senior Planet Montgomery in Montgomery County, Maryland Senior Planet Montgomery, a technology training program designed for County learners 60 and older, is offering free online classes that focus on how to thrive at home. This week's classes focus on telemedicine, online bill pay and podcasts. ...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Book Recommendation: Dead if You Don't by Peter James Dead if You Don't (2018) is book number 14 in the series of crime thrillers featuring Detective Superintendent Roy Grace by by international best selling British author Peter James. I enjoyed this novel and recommend it for your reading list. ...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Proposed Amazon Distribution Center in Gaithersburg, Maryland Amazon has proposed a $92,000,000 distribution center on the 44 acre site at the corner of Interstate 270 and Montgomery Village Avenue in Gaithersburg, Maryland. The site was formerly occupied by IBM and Leidos. The location is next t...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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P. F. Chang's Permanently Closed in Montgomery County, Maryland P.F. Chang’s has closed its Chevy Chase location permanently, according to the company’s website.The American-based, Asian-themed restaurant moved furniture out at the beginning of April and removed the location from the company webs...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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LGBTQ History Course Approved for High Schools The Montgomery County Board of Education has approved an LGBTQ History course that is being referred to as the first of its kind in the United States.Per superintendent Jack Smith’s proposal, the goal of the semester-long course is to increase awaren...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Dahlia, Wheels, National Capital Dahlia Society Show, Brookside Gardens This photograph was well received when I posted it in a number of Facebook groups. I noticed that it was shared on the Facebook page of the Greater Philadelphia Dahlia Society.Now is the time to plant dahlias in Kentlands, ou...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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LabCorp Announcement: Testing Options for COVID-19LabCorp currently offers several options for COVID-19 tests that identify if individuals are infected or may have been infected with the coronavirus. Testing is an important part of health and safety, and we want to make it as easy as possible for...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Gaithersburg Book Festival Goes Virtual Live and Pre-Recorded Programming Kicks Off May 16, Continues Weekends through June 14While public health concerns preclude us from holding the event at Bohrer Park on May 16, there is no stopping this annual celebration of the written word!OPENING DAY, MAY...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Manna Weekend Food Bag Distribution in Montgomery County, MD

By Roy Kelley
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Book Recommendation: Dead Tomorrow by Peter James Dead Tomorrow (2009) is novel number five in the series of thrillers featuring Detective Superintendent Roy Grace by international best selling British writer of crime fiction Peter James. I enjoyed this book. You may wish to add this series to yo...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Catholic Charities Free Food Distribution at Bohrer Park The Catholic Charities Gaithersburg Food Distribution will be on Friday, May 15, 2020 at the Activity Center at Bohrer Park, at 12 noon! This is Drive-Thru only! ‬  Kentlands Photowalk, Gaithersburg, Maryland USACanon PowerShot G11 CameraPh...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Councilmember Sidney Katz's Business Briefings This announcement was posted by Montgomery County MD Councilmember Sidney Katz:Join me this Friday, May 15 at 12:30 for my Business Briefing. My guests will be Marilyn BalcombePresident / CEO Gaithersburg-Germantown Chamber of Commerce and Gigi Godwi...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Cancelled Dental Appointments We received a call from the office of our dentist, Dr. Rizwan Ahmad at Kentlands Dentistry and Implant Center, to cancel our May appointments. They hope to open in June after the stay at home order is lifted.I am glad that my implant surgery and the replacement of a ...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Vote by Mail: Maryland Primary Election, June 2, 2020 You will want to vote by mail in the Maryland primary election on June 2, 2020. If you are registered, you will receive a ballot by mail. Take some time to become familiar with the candidates and follow the instructions to cast your vote.Hopef...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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COVID-19: Mental Health Resources We understand that the #Covid_19 pandemic may be causing stress & anxiety to you & your family. On this #NationalChildrensMentalHealthAwarenessDay & #MentalHealthMonth , we would like to encourage you to visit https://tinyurl.com/y9lm6cdd for tips on how to cope ...

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