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By Roy Kelley
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Book Recommendation: Devil in a Blue Dress by Walter Mosley Devil in a Blue Dress (1990) is the first crime novel in the series featuring Easy Rawlins by The New York Times bestselling American author Walter Mosley. This is another good series for your summertime reading list. Click on the links ...

By Roy Kelley
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Montgomery County 4Business Climate Survey Montgomery County is asking local business owners to take the 4Business Climate Survey: (link: https://buff.ly/2YnjNQc) buff.ly/2YnjNQc The survey is open from now thru Sept. 30. Learn more about the County's Benchmarking to Be the Best for Business init...

By Roy Kelley
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Gaithersburg Arts Barn, in Kentlands, to Close for Repairs The Gaithersburg Arts Barn,  Gaithersburg's performing and visual arts center,  will be closed for repairs starting August 5, 2019. The closure is expected to last until September 20th.The planned improvements include a new roof and a new...

By Roy Kelley
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Learn Pickleball in Gaithersburg, Maryland Pickleball is a paddle sport created for all ages and skill levels, and it's become one of the fastest growing sports in the country. Those new to pickleball can find out what it's all about during free drop-in play on Friday mornings from 8:30 to 10 a.m...

By Roy Kelley
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The MoCo Show Reported the Sale of Lakeforest Mall in Gaithersburg, MD  According to a report by The MoCo Show, Lakeforest Mall has been purchased by WRS Inc., a real estate investment firm based out of South Carolina.The purchase includes the "core" of the mall, but the pad sites and their parki...

By Roy Kelley
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Gaithersburg Community Service Grant Awards In the FY20 budget, the Mayor and City Council approved funding of nearly $1 million to provide grants to nonprofit organizations and schools for social service and educational supports to enrich and empower our residents. These grants address health an...

By Roy Kelley
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Book Recommendation: Red Metal by Mark Greaney Red Metal (2019) is an outstanding warfare novel by The New York Times bestselling American author Mark Greaney and co-author Lieutenant Colonel Hunter Ripley Rawlings IV, USMC. This is a long but fast reading book with 638 pages. I recommend this no...

By Roy Kelley
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Orchid, Longwood Gardens, Kennett Square, PA I posted this photograph in a number of Facebook groups and it was well received. Orchids are fun to photograph and many are very colorful. Orchid, Longwood Gardens, Kennett Square, PA USA IMG 8267Canon PowerShot G11 CameraPhotograph by Roy Kelley Roy ...

By Roy Kelley
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Gaithersburg Police Message on Immigration In 2013, the United States Court of Appeals ruled that state and local law enforcement officers do not have the legal grounds to stop, detain, search, or arrest any individual based solely on an ICE civil warrant, unless they have been deputized by ICE t...

By Roy Kelley
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Oriental Lily, Kentlands Photowalk, Gaithersburg, Maryland I photographed this Oriental Lily in our Kentlands home garden. We have reached the end of the season for our lilies which have provided flowers to cut for display in our home. We will be displaying dahlias for the rest of the summer. Ori...

By Roy Kelley
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Gaithersburg School Supply Drive It’s that time of the year, SCHOOL SUPPLY DRIVE time! You can drop all donations at either the Activity Center at Bohrer Park or the super duper magnificent Olde Towne Youth Center! This is a Gaithersburg announcement.  Daylilies, Kentlands Photowalk, Gaithersburg...

By Roy Kelley
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2019 Farm Tour and Harvest Sale, July 27 & 28 The Montgomery County Farm Tour is a self-guided tour of 19 of the County's farms. Whether you visit all 19 farms or just your favorites, we hope to see you there! Check out the 2019 brochure for full details:  http://ow.ly/Wfu650v4QPy) ow.ly/Wfu650v4...

By Roy Kelley
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Flying Dog East Coast Hop Project Rye Pale Ale We purchased a case of the Flying Dog Brewery East Coast Hop Project beers and our happy hour at home selection was the Rye Pale Ale. We enjoyed it.  Drink responsibly. 6.8% Alc. by Vol.Rye Pale Ale with Pedersen Farms hopsA scientific approach to cu...

By Roy Kelley
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City of Gaithersburg City Council: Your Opportunity to Serve Interested in serving your community as a member of the City Council? Residents will go to the polls on November 5 to elect three City Council members, who will each serve a 4-year term. Candidate Packets for those interested in running...

By Roy Kelley
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Scammers are Sending Fake Checks to Swindle Consumers Scammers are sending fake checks that appear to be from Maryland-based Chesapeake Employers Insurance Company (CEIC) and the Injured Worker’s Insurance Fund (IWIF) to unsuspecting victims all over the country. Please note that this scam does N...

By Roy Kelley
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Kentlands Summerfest, Saturday, August 24, 2019 The Kentlands Citizens Assembly annual end of the summer pool party, Summerfest, will be hosted on Saturday, August 24th from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. on the Upper Pool Deck for food and beverage services which will be provided by Smokehouse Grill and...

By Roy Kelley
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Book Recommendation: Smooth Operator by Stuart Woods and Parnell Hall  Smooth Operator (2016) is a Teddy Fay novel featuring Stone Barrington by The New York Times bestselling author Stuart Woods and co-author Parnell Hall. This is another fast reading book for your summertime reading list.   Dah...

By Roy Kelley
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Daylilies, Kentlands, Gaithersburg, Maryland USA IMG 5005 The daylilies in our Kentlands home garden bloom every year and require little care or attention.  We have them in a number of different colors. Daylilies, Kentlands, Gaithersburg, Maryland USA IMG 5005Canon PowerShot G11 CameraPhotograph ...

By Roy Kelley
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Book Recommendation: Open Season by C. J. Box Open Season (2001) is the first book in the series featuring Wyoming game warden Joe Pickett by The New York Times bestselling American author C. J. Box. So far, I have read six novels by this author and will be reading many more of them. This is anot...

By Roy Kelley
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Chameleon plant, houttuynia cordata, Kentlands Photowalk Houttuynia cordata, also known as fish mint, fish leaf, rainbow plant, chameleon plant, heart leaf, fish wort, Chinese lizard tail, or bishop's weed, is one of two species in the genus Houttuynia. It is a flowering plant native to Southeast...

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