roy and dolores kelley photographs: Montgomery County Weekend Recreation Alert - 06/21/24 12:48 PM
Montgomery County Weekend Recreation Alert
Due to the Heat Emergency Alert all Montgomery County Recreation outdoor programs and activities are cancelled this weekend, Saturday June 22 and Sunday, June 23. All Montgomery County Recreation indoor activities located in Montgomery County Public School facilities are also canceled.
This is a Montgomery County, Maryland announcement.
 
 
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roy and dolores kelley photographs: Safety Tips for Extreme Heat - 06/21/24 12:36 PM
Safety Tips for Extreme Heat
“Heat-related deaths and illnesses are preventable…As this heat wave continues, take extra precautions to avoid overheating and check on friends and neighbors...especially the elderly,” said Maryland Department of Health Secretary Laura Herrera Scott.
Learn more: http://health.maryland.gov/heat
This is a Maryland Department of Health announcement. 
 
 
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roy and dolores kelley photographs: Kentlands/Lakelands Kids Fun Run T-Shirt Design Contest - 06/21/24 11:32 AM
Kentlands/Lakelands Kids Fun Run T-Shirt Design Contest Kentlands/Lakelands 5K and Kids Fun Run
KIDS T-SHIRT DESIGN CONTEST
THE WINNING DESIGN GOES ON RACE T-SHIRT!
 
Kids up to age 11 are invited to send in a drawing for an art contest sponsored by the Kentlands Community Foundation.
 
The winning design will go on the T-shirt for the Kentlands/Lakelands Kids Fun Run. The winning artist will receive a $35 gift card and a shirt with their design.
 
Race day is Saturday, August 31, 2024.
 
You do not have to live in Kentlands or Lakelands to enter.
 
Contest Instructions
 
We are looking for designs that show how running or walking in the Race … (4 comments)

roy and dolores kelley photographs: Montgomery County Heat Emergency Alert - 06/21/24 09:43 AM
Montgomery County Heat Emergency Alert
Montgomery County has issued a  Heat Emergency Alert beginning 12 p.m. Saturday, June 22 through 8 p.m. Sunday, June 23, 2024. Residents should prepare for heat index values to reach 105 degrees during the afternoon hours. These dangerously hot temperatures and heat index values could cause heat-related illness such as heat exhaustion or heat stroke.
Residents are urged to take precautions to protect themselves, their loved ones, and their pets, against heat-related illnesses such as heat stroke and heat exhaustion. Try to stay in an air-conditioned location. Take extra precautions if you work or spend time outdoors. Stay hydrated, even … (6 comments)

roy and dolores kelley photographs: Stay Cool & Safe - 06/19/24 08:41 AM
Stay Cool & Safe
 
With temperatures soaring above 90°F and heat indexes hitting 100+, be sure to stay cool and safe by keeping hydrated, finding shade or staying indoors, and avoiding strenuous activities. Our Water Park and Interactive Water Feature at Olde Towne Plaza are two great ways to stay cool in hot weather. Please be sure to stay up to date on weather-related closures and cancellations by following us on social media @GburgMD and visiting our website www.gaithersburgMD.gov.
This is a City of Gaithersburg, Maryland announcement.
 
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roy and dolores kelley photographs: Animal Adoption Center Reopened Today - 06/18/24 10:03 AM
Animal Adoption Center Reopened Today
Exciting news!
The Montgomery County Animal Services and Adoption Center, in Maryland, reopened for adoptions TODAY, June 18th. Despite a minor setback with Canine Influenza, most areas are now safe. Ready to meet your new furry friend? Visit our available pets here: https://ow.ly/lhzt50SkWgL
This is a Montgomery County, Maryland announcement.
 
 
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Kennett Square, Pennsylvania USA IMG 4437
Canon PowerShot G11 Camera
Photograph by Roy Kelley
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roy and dolores kelley photographs: Heat Wave Alert - 06/18/24 09:45 AM
Heat Wave Alert
Heat wave alert for our area! This week, temps are soaring above 90°F with heat indexes hitting 100+. Stay cool and safe: hydrate, find shade, and avoid strenuous activities.
Check out more tips here: http://montgomerycountymd.gov/heat
This is a Montgomery County, Maryland alert.
 
 
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Kennett Square, Pennsylvania USA IMG 4436
Canon PowerShot G11 Camera
Photograph by Roy Kelley
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roy and dolores kelley photographs: River Road Traffic Alert - 06/16/24 11:57 AM
River Road Traffic Alert
Heads up, Montgomery County drivers! Starting today, June 24, utility work on River Road (MD 190) will cause lane and ramp closures until fall. Plan ahead and expect delays. Safe travels!
More info: https://ow.ly/LeTO50SnXNe
This is a Montgomery County, Maryland announcement.
 
 
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Photograph by Roy Kelley
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roy and dolores kelley photographs: Firefighter/Rescuer Recruit I Position Openings - 06/15/24 10:37 AM
Firefighter/Rescuer Recruit I Position Openings
In case you haven't heard, Montgomery County Fire Rescue is currently hiring for the position of Firefighter/Rescuer Recruit I. The application period will close on July 10th, so don't wait until the last minute and apply today. IRC# 63620
Apply Here: https://montgomerycountymd.gov/mcfrs-recruiting/application.html
This is a Montgomery County, Maryland announcement.
 
 
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Kennett Square, Pennsylvania USA IMG 2782
Canon PowerShot G11 Camera
Photograph by Roy Kelley
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roy and dolores kelley photographs: All Fireworks are Illegal in Montgomery County, Maryland - 06/15/24 09:42 AM
All Fireworks are Illegal in Montgomery County, Maryland
What You Need to Know About FIREWORKSAs you prepare to celebrate Independence Day with family picnics, outings to the beach and neighborhood barbecues, take steps to prevent these festivities from turning into tragedies. Each Fourth of July, hundreds of children are permanently disfigured due to burns by fireworks. 
Each year, fireworks in the United States cause approximately twelve deaths, 2000 serious eye injuries, and 5000 other injuries (including amputated fingers). Although many people mistakenly believe that sparklers are safe, sparklers burn at 1,800 degrees Fahrenheit (nearly hot enough to melt gold)! In Montgomery County, … (8 comments)

roy and dolores kelley photographs: Food Assistance Organizations and Farm Partners Receive Grants - 06/15/24 06:29 AM
Food Assistance Organizations and Farm Partners Receive GrantsMontgomery County’s Office of Food Systems Resilience (OFSR), Manna Food Center (Manna) and the Morningstar Foundation have awarded more than $350,000 in funding to 14 nonprofit food assistance organizations and Montgomery County-based farm partners to support the purchase and installation of cold storage infrastructure that will build the capacity of the local food system and food security network.
These investments will support the safe storage of locally grown and/or recovered food that is distributed to residents experiencing food insecurity through Farm to Food Bank partnerships and County-based food recovery rescue efforts. In 2023, more than 1,375,000 pounds … (5 comments)

roy and dolores kelley photographs: Rockville Science Center Offering STEM Summer Camps - 06/15/24 06:14 AM
Rockville Science Center Offering STEM Summer CampsThe Rockville Science Center is offering a full schedule of summer camps for students ages 7-13, with each week having two different topics (one in the morning and one in the afternoon) for budding scientists and engineers to explore.
Camps run from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. each day, but have limited space. More information about the camps and how to sign up is available at the Rockville Science Center website.
The Rockville Science Center is located at 36C Maryland Ave. in Rockville.
A new camp added this summer from Aug. 12-16 will feature “Decoding Your DNA and Robotics Challenge.” Campers … (4 comments)

roy and dolores kelley photographs: Summer Twilight Concerts, ‘Feed the Soul’ Friday and Heritage Days - 06/15/24 05:56 AM
Summer Twilight Concerts, ‘Feed the Soul’ Friday and Heritage DaysMontgomery Parks Special Events and ProgramsA Summer Twilight Concert Series on Tuesday nights in Wheaton, Foodie Fridays and the annual Heritage Days are among the special events that will be hosted by Montgomery Parks in June.
The schedule of special events will include:
Summer Twilight Concert Series. Tuesdays, June 18 and 25. 6:30–8 p.m. Brookside Gardens, 1800 Glenallan Avenue, Wheaton. Series of free musical performances set in the beauty of the gardens. Bring friends and family, chairs, blankets and picnics (allowed in the gardens on concert evenings only). Food will be available for … (3 comments)

roy and dolores kelley photographs: Rockville Town Square Summer Concert Series - 06/15/24 05:39 AM
Rockville Town Square Summer Concert SeriesFree Events Most Fridays Through Sept. 20
Free summer concerts will be happening in Rockville Town Square from 6-9 p.m. most Friday nights through Sept. 20. The series will feature a variety of performers. On Friday, June 21, the night will be headlined by Josh Christina Band and its R and B and piano rock sounds.
The Rockville Town Square summer concert lineup will include:
June 21. Josh Christina Band (R and B, piano rock) June 28. Moonshine Society (blues) July 12. Liquid A (pop rock) July 19. Natty Beaux (swing) July 26. Shelby Blondell duo (acoustic rock) Aug. 2. Don’t Back Down (rock) Aug. 9. Ocho de Bastos (Latin pop) Aug. … (1 comments)

roy and dolores kelley photographs: Girls Flag Football - 06/15/24 05:15 AM
Girls Flag Football
Exciting times in Montgomery County! Girls flag football is kicking off in all 25 high schools, breaking stereotypes and showing that girls can dominate the football field too. WTOP
This is a Montgomery County, Maryland announcement.
 
 
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Canon PowerShot G11 Camera
Photograph by Roy Kelley
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roy and dolores kelley photographs: National Pet Preparedness Month - 06/14/24 10:51 AM
National Pet Preparedness Month
June is National Pet Preparedness Month! Make sure you and your furry friends are ready for anything. Check your pet disaster kits—are they up-to-date? Don't forget food, water, meds, and your pet's favorite toy!
This is a Montgomery County, Maryland announcement.

 
Digitalis, Conservatory Display, Longwood Gardens,
Kennett Square, Pennsylvania USA IMG 2776
Canon PowerShot G11 Camera
Photograph by Roy Kelley
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roy and dolores kelley photographs: Residential Fast Track Permits - 06/14/24 10:40 AM
Residential Fast Track Permits
Visit the Department of Permitting Services website for information about the Residential Fast Track program. There's even a section with frequently asked questions and answers.
https://ow.ly/shHw50SijYx.
This is a Montgomery County, Maryland announcement.
 
 
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Canon PowerShot G11 Camera
Photograph by Roy Kelley
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roy and dolores kelley photographs: Conversations with Pride - 06/14/24 10:29 AM
Conversations with Pride
Thursday, June 20 from 6-7:30 p.m.
First Floor Meeting Room, Rockville Memorial Library
Author Andre L. Bradley joins the City of Rockville, Montgomery County Public Libraries, local nonprofit SMYAL and the city's Human Rights Commission to explore the intersection of the LGBTQIA+ and Black communities.
Click here to learn more.
This is a City of Rockville, Maryland announcement.
Bradley will discuss his lived experiences and his debut novel, "Trailer Park Prince." Join this essential conversation as we continue to move our community forward to welcome all neighbors.
 
 
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roy and dolores kelley photographs: Independence Day Celebrations in Montgomery County - 06/14/24 09:27 AM
Independence Day Celebrations in Montgomery County
It's not too early to start planning your 4th of July weekend! Join us for Germantown Glory on July 4th and Mid-County Sparkles on July 6th! Enjoy live music and dazzling fireworks at these FREE community events. Info: https://ow.ly/H3IN50Sboaj
This a Montgomery County, Maryland announcement.
 
 
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Kennett Square, Pennsylvania USA IMG 8037
Canon PowerShot G11 Camera
Photograph by Roy Kelley
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roy and dolores kelley photographs: Gaithersburg Police Department Annual Report - 06/14/24 09:03 AM
Gaithersburg Police Department Annual Report
 
Each year the Gaithersburg Police Department issues an Annual Report, detailing the Department’s mission, describing its organizational structure, highlighting initiatives and accomplishments, and recognizing the achievements of its officers. The 2023 Annual Report is available online and includes the 2023 Crime Analysis Report, which documents crime in a variety of categories. 
Click here to view the report.
This is a City of Gaithersburg, Maryland report.
 
Amaryllis, Conservatory Display, Longwood Gardens, Kennett Square, Pennsylvania USA IMG 2784
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