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By Roy Kelley
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City of Gaithersburg Community Support Services Gaithersburg's Community Services Division staff are available to assist residents in accessing support programs during this time of crisis. Call 301-258-6395 or email communityservices@gaithersburgmd.gov. Flyers in English and Spanish provide conta...

By Roy Kelley
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Allium, Kentlands Photowalk, Gaithersburg, Maryland I posted this photograph in a number of Facebook groups this morning. Allium plants are good selections for home gardens in Kentlands, our home community within the City of Gaithersburg, Maryland. Alliums are plants of exquisite beauty in both f...

By Roy Kelley
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Book Recommendation: A King's Ransom by James Grippando A King's Ransom (2001) is a standalone thriller featuring young Miami lawyer Nick Rey by The New York Times bestselling American author and attorney James Grippando. I enjoyed this novel and recommend it for your reading list. Click on the l...

By Roy Kelley
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 State-Funded Child Care for Essential WorkersThe State of Maryland continues offering free child care to parents who are deemed essential personnel.While child care centers were ordered closed by state order, child care programs are allowed to remain open if they receive new licensing approval, ...

By Roy Kelley
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Gaithersburg Environment Award Winners As Green Month wraps up, the City of Gaithersburg recognizes individuals and organizations demonstrating outstanding environmental stewardship in the Gaithersburg community with Environmental Awards. Award winners are being highlighted virtually on Facebook,...

By Roy Kelley
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City of Gaithersburg Closures Extended: COVID-19 Update  The City of Gaithersburg has extended the order to keep City facilities shuttered and limit in-person services through at least May 15, 2020. Select services remain available online. Please note that recreation programs, activities and faci...

By Roy Kelley
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Crocus, Kentlands Photowalk, Gaithersburg, Maryland USA IMG_4667 I posted this photograph in Facebook groups this morning. Crocus blooms are among the first signs of spring in our community.   Subhash Sharma  This beautiful blue Crocus (English plural: crocuses or croci) belong to a genus of flow...

By Roy Kelley
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Fraud Alert from Village Settlements in Kentlands

By Roy Kelley
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Clivia, Longwood Gardens, Kennett Square, PA USA IMG 2472 Good Wednesday morning to all. One of the ways to set aside the worries of the moment is to focus your attention and your camera on some beautiful flowers. Enjoy the spring flowers in your home community.We miss our regular visits to Longw...

By Roy Kelley
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Healthy LGBTQ Relationships: Online Course for Students The Center for Community Solutions is offering a workshop on Healthy LGBTQ Relationships, a free Zoom course for youth.This series of 4 virtual workshops by prevention educators ( https://www.ccssd.org/ ) will cover the topics for LGBTQ Yout...

By Roy Kelley
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Business Briefing with Montgomery County Councilmember Sidney Katz An invitation from Councilmember Sidney Katz: Please join me for a Zoom Business Briefing on Friday, May 1 at 12:30PM to discuss the impact of COVID-19 on business and economic development in Montgomery County. I will be joined by...

By Roy Kelley
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Book Recommendation: Every Drop of Blood by Edward Achorn Every Drop of Blood (March, 2020) provides a historical view of the period around the second inauguration of Abraham Lincoln by American author Edward Achorn. Dolores and I enjoyed this book and recommend it for your reading list. Click on...

By Roy Kelley
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Confronting Coronavirus: Disparities in the Black Community  Sign up for the Virtual Town Hall with Kamala Harris and moderated by Biden Senior Advisor, Symone Sanders.The event will take place on Monday, April 27th at 3:30 PM. The discussion will address the coronavirus and the impacts and dispa...

By Roy Kelley
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Books by Stuart Woods If you follow my blogs on a regular basis, you know that I have recommended many of the books by Stuart Woods. He has written more than 75 books and it can be a challenge to remember which one you have read and what to read next.Stuart Woods has provided a printable list of ...

By Roy Kelley
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Clivia, Conservatory Display, Longwood Gardens, Kennett Square, PA This photograph was well received when I posted it in several Facebook groups today. Clivia is a genus of monocot flowering plants native to southern Africa. They are from the family Amaryllidaceae, subfamily Amaryllidoideae. Comm...

By Roy Kelley
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Coconut Carrot Bread Recipe  The aroma at our home was wonderful as Chef Dolores made a loaf of Coconut Carrot Bread.   Coconut Carrot BreadLoaded with coconut, shredded carrots and golden raisins and glazed with a cream cheese icing, a slice of this coconut carrot bread is like having carrot cak...

By Roy Kelley
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City of Gaithersburg Announcement Good Morning, Gaithersburg! We hope you are all safe & healthy, and to keep it that way, no public events, programs, classes, sports, performances, or non-essential meetings will be held through at least May 31. Please check out our latest COVID-19 updates & reso...

By Roy Kelley
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Book Recommendation: Death at La Fenice by Donna Leon Death at La Fenice (1992) is the first mystery novel featuring Commissario Guido Brunetti by international best selling American author Donna Leon. Dolores and I enjoyed this book and recommend it for your reading list. Click on the links to l...

By Roy Kelley
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Montgomery County Family Justice Center If you are someone you know is in danger or suffering domestic abuse, Montgomery County Family Justice Center is OPEN and helping victims of domestic violence during the COVID-19 health crisis. Please make sure you reach out if you are in need. They are ope...

By Roy Kelley
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Book Recommendation: Hot Mahogany by Stuart Woods Hot Mahogany (2008) is book number 15 in the series of thrillers featuring New York attorney Stone Barrington by The New York Times bestselling American author Stuart Woods. I enjoyed this novel and recommend this easy reading series for your read...

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