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Gaithersburg Schedules Arts Meeting

The City of Gaithersburg and the Kentlands Downtown Partnership will host a community meeting on Tuesday, December 16 at 11 a.m. at the Arts Barn, 311 Kent Square Road in Gaithersburg. Representatives from the Maryland State Arts Council will be on hand to discuss Maryland’s Arts & Entertainment (A&E) Districts, which are designed to help […]

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Celtic Christmas in Kentlands

Gaithersburg’s Arts on the Green invites you to explore the world through the musical traditions of the British Isles, Africa, South America, and India with its World Music Series. Concerts take place at Kentlands Mansion, 320 Kent Square Road, and the Arts Barn, 311 Kent Square Road. Celtic Christmas with Seamus Kennedy – December 14, […]

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Author David Baldacci on His Writing Process (VIDEO)

Where does he write his books? In this MyMCMedia Extra video, bestselling author David Baldacci tells us about his writing platforms from laptop to desktop to notepads and then there are his edits —or as he describes editing, “the blood on the page.” Take a look: You can meet Baldacci on Dec. 2nd, and learn […]

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County Says it Has No Plan to Offer GE-Tech Park as a Future School Site

Rachel Carson Elementary, ablue ribbon school, in Montgomery County , Maryland

Montgomery County has no plans to allow a school to be built on land it owns off of Route 28 in Gaithersburg, the county’s Deputy Director of General Services told MyMCMedia Thursday. The county acquired the 52-acre parcel which includes the former National Geographic building at 100 Edison Park Drive and relocated county services to […]

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Call for Entries in MLK Literary Arts Contest

The Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.  Commemorative Committee is seeking entries for the literary arts contest and the visual arts show in observance of the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.  Both contests are open to all elementary, middle and high school students in Montgomery County. The annual contests are also supported by the […]

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Author David Baldacci’s “The Finisher” May be Headed to the Big Screen (VIDEO)

In this MyMCMedia Extra video, author David Baldacci tells us that his young adult novel, The Finisher, may be headed to the big screen. Take a look: You can meet Baldacci on Dec. 2nd, and learn more about his newest novel, The Escape, when he visits the Gaithersburg Library. For more information about this upcoming […]

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Five Things to Know Today, Nov. 19 in Montgomery County

Here are the five things you should know today, Nov. 19. 1- The county is running short on turkeys for the Holiday Giving Project. Can you waddle over to help? 2-Merlyn Reineke, executive director of Montgomery Community Media, will present the “State of MCM” live online on Nov. 19 at 7 p.m. 3- The City […]

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Crown Unveils Gaithersburg’s 24th Art in Public Space (PHOTOS & VIDEO)

The Crown development unveiled a 750-pound bronze sculpture called “Inner Being” Tuesday, marking the City of Gaithersburg’s 24th piece of public art. Charles Strain created the 8-foot bronze sculpture that is a looping figure on the corner of Fields Road and Decoverly Drive. The artwork is encircled by brick columns. Strain said he used a […]

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Author David Baldacci is Working on Two New Books (VIDEO)

In this MyMCMedia Extra video, bestselling author David Baldacci tells us about his next two books, which he is currently writing now. You can meet Baldacci on Dec. 2nd, and learn more about his newest novel, The Escape, when he visits the Gaithersburg Library. For more information about this upcoming event, visit the Gaithersburg Book […]

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Sidney Katz Day in Gaithersburg (VIDEO & PHOTOS)

Gaithersburg Mayor Jud Ashman proclaimed Nov. 17 as Sidney Katz Day in Gaithersburg. The proclamation took place at an open house and reception at the Activity Center at Bohrer Park in honor of Katz, the city’s former mayor who recently resigned after being elected to the Montgomery County Council. The turnout for Katz was great. […]

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