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By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Book Recommendation: The Whereabouts of Eneas McNulty by S. Barry The Whereabouts of Eneas McNulty (1998) is a work of historical Irish fiction with the story of Eneas McNulty by award winning Irish author Sebastian Barry. Dolores and I enjoyed this novel and recommend it for your reading list. C...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Free Maryland Senior Call Check Program The winter months are ahead and now is an excellent time to remind friends, family, and neighbors about the Senior Call Check program. It is important that we check in on our older adults, especially those living alone, to make sure they are okay. The Senio...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Food Drive for Manna Food Center Oct. 23-26, 2020 The Montgomery County, Maryland Police Department, District 3D, is hosting a Food Drive for Manna Food Center at 1002 Milestone Drive, Colesville, Maryland 20904 from October 23-26, 2020. Containers will be located in the station parking lot.  Chi...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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ALDI Opening in Montgomery Village Oct. 22, 2020 ALDI has announced the grand opening of their new store in Montgomery Village on Thursday, October 22, 2020. The address is 19150 Montgomery Village Avenue, Gaithersburg, Maryland 20886. The store hours will be from 8 a.m to 9 p.m.Don't forget to h...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Groceries Distribution at Oak Chapel Church 10/22/20  Oak Chapel United Methodist Church is hosting a food distribution on 10/22/20 in Silver Spring. Please share this announcement with families who may be food insecure.   La Iglesia Metodista Unida Oak Chapel está organizando una distribución de...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Angarai Free COVID-19 Testing This Week This is a Montgomery County Food Council announcement.  Our partner at American Diversity Group is hosting free COVID-19 testing throughout the week. Please share this information.   Nuestro socio en American Diversity Group organiza pruebas de COVID-19 gra...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Maryland Sex Offender Registry Gaithersburg has 82 registered sex offenders living in town, according to the Maryland Sex Offender Registry. To view a full list of the accused residents, their convictions and their addresses, head to this link. Maryland Sex Offenders Law divides convicted sex off...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Book Recommendation: The Silent Wife by Karen Slaughter The Silent Wife (2020) is book number ten in the series of crime novels featuring Investigator Will Trent by The New York Times bestselling American author Karen Slaughter. I enjoyed this novel and recommend it for your reading list. Click o...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 10
Mail-In Ballot Request Deadline October 20, 2020 The deadline to request your mail-in ballot is tomorrow! Text VBM to 77788 or https://bit.ly/3dvlqjO This is a Montgomery County, Maryland announcement. Dolores and I voted early by mail and received email notices when our ballots were received. Vo...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Prescription Drug Take Back Day, October 24, 2020 The Gaithersburg Police Department will be participating in Prescription Drug Take Back Day on October 24, 2020. 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.   Accepted: Prescription and over-the-counter medications, ointments, inhalers, patches, non-aerosol sprays, creams, ...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Senior Planet Montgomery, Montgomery County, MD  Senior Planet Montgomery, a technology training program designed for County learners 60 and older, is offering free online classes this week that focus on how to thrive at home. Learn more: https://buff.ly/2IwgFes.   This is a Montgomery County, Ma...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Safety First ChecklistMontgomery County Fire and Rescue Service has designed the following safety checklist to promote safety in your home. At Montgomery County Fire and Rescue, we're committed to your safety and believe that education, along with a professional commitment from each of our fire f...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Maryland Housing Statistics, September, 2020 This report was provided by my friend Allan Prigal.  Yarrow, Kentlands Photowalk, Gaithersburg, Maryland, USA IMG 4488Canon PowerShot G11 CameraPhotograph by Roy KelleyRoy and Dolores Kelley Photographs Subhash SharmaA native to temperate regions of th...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Free COVID-19 Testing in Gaithersburg, Maryland  Montgomery County Government health officials are urging all residents to get tested for COVID-19. Free walk-in and drive-thru testing clinics are free, a doctor’s order is not needed, and you do not need an appointment.   Testing sites in Gaithers...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Dahlia, Kentlands Photowalk, Gaithersburg, Maryland USA IMG 8822 This photograph of a dahlia in our Kentlands home garden was well received when I posted in in several Facebook groups. Our dahlias are still blooming and providing cut flowers for our home. The season will end when we have some fre...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Pandemic Changes and Challenges Anna Banana Kruchten CRB, CRS, Broker, Instructor and Carol Williams have challenged blogger members of ActiveRain to share some of their stories about our challenges and changes during recent months. Chef Dolores and I have been spending most of our time at home i...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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November General Election in Gaithersburg, Maryland Cast your ballot in the  2020 General Election by mail or in person. There'll be 11 locations from which to choose for early voting, October 26 through November 2. An additional 29 voting centers will be available on Election Day, November 3. Th...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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City of Light Food Distribution, Sun., Oct. 18, 2020, Silver Spring  City of Light - KPCI Ministries, Manna Food Center, Capital Area Food Bank, Greater Washington Community Foundation, American Diversity Group, Healthcare Initiative Foundation and others are hosting a food distribution on 10/18 ...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Personal Challenges During the Pandemic The October Challenge for blogger members of ActiveRain was posted by Anna Banana Kruchten CRB, CRS, Broker, Instructor and Carol Williams.  They have asked us to write about some of our recent changes and our solutions.Many of our routines and practices ha...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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National Arts and Humanities Month in Gaithersburg, MD October is National Arts and Humanities Month. Arts programs have played an important role in getting us through the COVID-19 pandemic thanks to our Department of Parks, Recreation and Culture. With virtual and safely distanced exhibits, prog...

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