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By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Leave the Cut Grass on the Lawn Mowing season is upon us. The City's Environmental Services Division encourages you to grasscycle. Leaving chopped grass clippings on the lawn allows them to serve as fertilizer, and it is the most environmentally beneficial method of dealing with them. Here are a ...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Clematis, Kentlands Photowalk, Gaithersburg, Maryland If you enjoy my photographs, please follow me on Facebook.  https://www.facebook.com/roykelley    Clematis is a genus of about 300 species within the buttercup family, Ranunculaceae. Their garden hybrids have been popular among gardeners, begi...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Venomous Snakes in Maryland Warming temperatures mean that snakes are going to be out and about. No need to be afraid, just be aware and learn how to identify them.In Maryland, we have two venomous snake species: the copperhead and the timber rattlesnake. The copperhead is common throughout much ...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Musica Vita Kentlands Concert, Sunday, June 23rd A classical music concert will take place on the Kentlands Mansion lawn from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Sunday, June 23, 2019.FREE classical music concert on the lawn of the Kentlands Mansion, featuring the Musica Viva Kentlands Orchestra with Violinist, ...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Free Rabies Clinic for Dogs and Cats in Montgomery County, MD 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 ...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Gaithersburg Facilities for Birthday Parties Gaithersburg has lots of interesting places for birthday party fun. Check out the Olde Towne and Robertson Park Youth Centers, with plenty of activities to entertain your party-goers, including pool tables, video games, table tennis, a rock climbing wa...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Montgomery County, Maryland Smoking Ban in Outdoor Seating Areas The Montgomery County Council passed a bill that now bans smoking in outdoor areas where food is served. The ban applies to patios, decks and porches.Council Vice President Sidney Katz, who was the lead sponsor for the bill, says th...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Peonies, Kentlands Photowalk, Gaithersburg, Maryland This photograph attracted many comments and was shared a number of times when I posted it on Facebook. We have enjoyed the peonies in our home garden. After the blooms have gone, you have a very nice green plant for the remainder of the season....

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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City of Gaithersburg Email Newsletters Did you know that the City has 16 e-mail newsletters customized to your interests? Subscribe to one, subscribe to them all for periodic updates on Economic Development initiatives, farmers market produce and recipes, procurement opportunities, recreation cla...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 8
   N. C. Wyeth Exhibition Opens this WeekendJoin us for the opening of N. C. Wyeth: New Perspectives at the Brandywine River Museum of Art on June 22—the first exhibition in almost 50 years to examine in depth the entirety of Wyeth’s multifaceted oeuvre. Co-organized by the Brandywine River Museu...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Recycling in Gaithersburg, Maryland If you live in a single family home or townhouse in Gaithersburg, you've been enjoying the convenience of our single stream recycling program. Your glass, plastics and paper can all go into the same bin or cart for weekly pickup. But did you know that if you pu...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Free Residential Deck Inspections in Montgomery County, Maryland The Montgomery County Department of Permitting Services (DPS) is extending its free residential deck inspection service into the summer months.To schedule a free deck inspection in Montgomery County, call 3-1-1 or 240-777-0311. Resi...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Book Recommendation: Cemetery Road by Greg Iles Cemetery Road (2019) is the latest standalone novel by The New York Times bestselling author and Mississippi resident Greg Iles. This is an outstanding novel and definitely should be on your reading list. Click on the links to learn more about the a...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Wine Harvest to Close Kentlands Location in Gaithersburg, Maryland The Wine Harvest will close its Kentlands location after 23 years at 114 Market Street.Their announcement stated that food will no longer be served after June 30th and that the store will close soon after that. The Park Potomac lo...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Book Recommendation: The Sentence is Death by Anthony Horowitz The Sentence is Death (2019) is the second novel in the Detective Daniel Hawthorne murder mystery series by The New York Times bestselling British author Anthony Horowitz. Dolores and I enjoyed this fast reading book and recommend it ...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Antique Appraisals at the Lawton Community Recreation Center  The Lawton Community Recreation Center is once again hosting their Antique Appraisals event. Bring in your antique collectibles, jewelry or heirlooms and receive a free appraisal. Tuesday, June 25 from 2-4 p.m. For more information cal...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Chamber After Hours, June 25th at Clyde's Tower Oaks Lodge The Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce is hosting a Chamber After Hours event on Tuesday, June 24, 2019 from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Clyde's Tower Oak Lodge. Click here to register for this event. Tower Oaks Lodge2 Preserve ParkwayRockv...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Kentlands Under the Lights...Tonight, Saturday, June 15th 

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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The Mushroom Capital of the World When you visit the home of Longwood Gardens in Kennett Square, PA, you are in mushroom country. During our recent visit, we enjoyed the outstanding mushroom soup that is always available at Longwood Gardens. Dolores surprised me with a beer selection that I had n...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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"Summer Sipping" Wine Festival  at Finewine.com in Gaithersburg, MD Saturday, June 15, 2019Noon - 4:30 p.m. - 16 wines to taste!Summer officially begins on the 21st of June, and we're celebrating with 16 summer sippers and grill-friendly wines at our Annual "Summer Sipping" Festival on Saturday. ...

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