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By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Book Recommendation: The Disappeared by C. J. Box The Disappeared (2018) is book number 18 in the series featuring Wyoming game warden Joe Pickett by The New York Times bestselling American author C. J. Box. I enjoyed this fast reading novel and recommend it for your reading list. Click on the li...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Gooseneck Loosestrife, Lysimachia clethorides, Kentlands Photowalk, Gaithersburg, Maryland Loosestrife Gooseneck flowers come from the Lythrumfamily of flowers of pink, yellow, white and purple colors. The plant gets its descriptive name from the gooseneck loosestrife flowers on their arching ste...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Beyond Meat: The Beyond Burger Chef Dolores found Beyond Meat, The Beyond Burgers at our local Aldi store in Gaithersburg, Maryland. These are plant-basedburger patties. Aldi also had Brioche Buns to go with the burgers. Dolores made them cheeseburgers with Gruyere cheese and added lettuce, tomat...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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JC Penney has Closed their Lakeforest Mall Store in Gaithersburg, MD The JC Penney department store at the Lakeforest mall has closed, laying off 113 employees. The store closed on July 5, 2019.The Lakeforest Mall area is the subject of a potential major redevelopment effort.   Clematis, Kentland...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Free Rabies Clinics for Cats and Dogs The City of Gaithersburg participates in Free Rabies Clinics for cats & dogs throughout the summer at the Montgomery County Animal Services & Adoption Center. There is no fee for the rabies vaccination; however, a City License must be purchased at the clinic....

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Moon Landing Anniversary Party in Gaithersburg, Maryland Man first landed on the moon on July 20, 1969. Gaithersburg's own Latitude Observatory, which itself turns 120 this year, looked skywards for nearly a century, taking celestial measurements to aid in navigation. So Observatory Park is the p...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Moonlight Movies on Friday Nights at the Kentlands Mansion Bring your family, a blanket and enjoy a free movie under the stars on the front lawn of historic Kentlands Mansion. Screenings take place from 7:30 to 11 p.m. with the movie starting just after sunset. Admission is free. Light concession...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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National Philharmonic Orchestra to Close Operations After more than 40 years of operation, the National Philharmonic orchestra is closing.The orchestra, which according to its website is the largest Montgomery County-based producer and presenter of classical music concerts, announced in a press r...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Zucchini Muffins Recipe Chef Dolores served some delicious zucchini muffins and I requested the recipe to share with you. ZUCCHINI MUFFINS RECIPE2 cups flour3/4 tsp. baking soda3/4 tsp. baking powder1/2 tsp. salt1/2 tsp. ground cinnamon3/4 cup sugar2/3  cup veg. oil2 large eggs1 ½ cups shredded z...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Wednesday Evening Adult Basketball in Kentlands If you are 35 or older and enjoy playing basketball, you may wish to participate in the Wednesday evening games on the Kentlands basketball court.  Every Wednesday the Kentlands basketball court will be reserved from 6:30 p.m. to sunset for adults 3...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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National Night Out for Kentlands and Lakelands, Gaithersburg, MD The annual National Night Out event for Kentlands and Lakelands will take place on the Kentlands Club House lawn on Tuesday, August 6, 2019 from 6 p.m to 9 p.m. For out of the area readers, Kentlands is a planned community within th...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Happy Hour at Yard House, Gaithersburg, Maryland Chef Dolores wanted to try the plant based Beyond Meat Burger at our local Yard House restaurant at the Rio Washingtonian Center in Gaithersburg so we took advantage of their 1/2 price burger offer and went there for happy hour. Dolores opted for t...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Book Recommendation: Good Time Coming by C. S. Harris Good Time Coming (2016) is a standalone work of historical fiction telling the tale of coming of age in the age of Civil War-torn Louisiana by the award willing American author C. S. Harris, a pin name for Candice Proctor. Dolores and I enjoye...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Little Free Library on the Kentlands Mansion Grounds Jered Lottes from Boy Scout Troop 1760 recently installed a Little Free Library on the Kentlands Mansion grounds. Take a book, leave a book—and be sure to admire artwork by Sue Kay, who painted the Little Free Library to reflect the mansion and...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Book Recommendation: Back Lash by Brad Thor Back Lash (2019) is the latest thriller and #19 in the series featuring international operative Scot Harvath by The New York Times bestselling American author Brad Thor. You will definitely want to include this fast reading novel on your reading list. C...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Oriental Hybrid Lily, Lilium, 'After Eight', Longwood Gardens, Kennett Square, PA  This photograph was well received when I posted it in Facebook groups. If you enjoy beautiful flowers, you should include Longwood Gardens in your summertime travel plans.    Oriental Hybrid Lily, Lilium, 'After Ei...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Gaithersburg Sharrows: Road Lane Markings On roadways throughout Gaithersburg, you'll find lane markings called "sharrows." They show a bicycle with two chevron arrows above it. Sharrows don't indicate a dedicated biking lane; rather, they alert motorists and cyclists to the fact that bicycles ar...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Montgomery County, Maryland Farm Tour 2019, July 27 & 28 If you want to visit some friendly farm #animals, seven #farms in Montgomery County will have goats, horses, chickens, cows, and more on site for kids to enjoy! Come out and explore these farms during the Farm Tour on July 27 and 28. http:/...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Is your Gaithersburg property secure? Get a free security survey Heading out of town for vacation? Curious how secure your home or place of business might be? The Gaithersburg Police Department offers free-of-charge security surveys. An officer will meet with you at your home or place of business...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Feed the Hungry Challenge, Saturday, July 13, 2019 This Saturday from 10:00am until 1:00pm the Gaithersburg Giants will be collecting non perishable foods, and water for the Tenth Annual Cal Ripken League Manna Food Drive for the Manna Food Center, Please help us help our community and people in ...

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