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- 08/22/2019 1:10 PM
Economic Development Toolbox Program Expands
Incentives developed for Kentlands Main Street businesses.
- 08/22/2019 12:55 PM
Police Arrest Man for Indecent Exposure
The Gaithersburg Police arrested 25-year-old Miguel Angel Jorge Vasquez of Silver Spring with one count of indecent exposure.
- 08/20/2019 2:20 PM
Improvement Grants Awarded to 14 Communities
The program provides neighborhood organizations dollar-for-dollar matching grants to improve their communities.
- 08/20/2019 1:45 PM
Labor Day Closures & Recycling Notices
Most City facilities will be closed on September 2. Recycling scheduled for Monday will be collected August 31.
- 08/19/2019 3:00 PM
Register Now for Fall Pickleball Tournament, Leagues & Clinics
Pickleball, a paddle sport that can be enjoyed by all ages & skill levels, is one of the fastest growing activities in the country.
- 08/19/2019 1:30 PM
New Playground Honoring The Gemmell Family
The City joins the Where Angels Play to build a new play area to celebrate the lives of Marie, Cole & Devin Gemmell.
- 08/16/2019 3:25 PM
Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration with The Latino Art League Exhibit
An exhibition celebrating the group’s diverse talents is on display September 6 - October 28 at Activity Center.
- 08/16/2019 1:00 PM
81st Annual Labor Day Parade Winds through Olde Towne
Celebrate the unofficial end of summer with the Labor Day Parade on Monday, September 2, at 1 p.m.
- 08/15/2019 3:05 PM
Olney Art Association Juried Exhibition Returns to Kentlands Mansion
The juried exhibition will be hosted for the third year at Kentlands Mansion, September 13 - November 11.
- 08/15/2019 2:00 PM
Community Meeting for Area 8 set for August 28
Elected officials & City representatives will provide project updates & discuss concerns unique to the neighborhood.
- 08/14/2019 4:45 PM
Parks, Recreation & Culture Master Plan Element Adopted
Looking to the future, the City's Master Plan is updated in a phased manner. The most recent element was adopted on August 5.
- 08/09/2019 3:05 PM
Join the Gaithersburg Chorus
The chorus is seeking new members. No auditions or previous experience is required. Students can earn SSL hours.
- 08/08/2019 3:05 PM
East Deer Park Drive Street Resurfacing Construction Update
Pavement milling operations will take place from August 14 - 16. Paving will begin August 20 & continue for several days.
- 08/08/2019 1:10 PM
Gaithersburg Seeks Judges for 2019 Municipal Election
Judges are needed for 6 polling places & for early voting sessions at City Hall. Youth can earn SSL hours as election judge assistants.
- 08/07/2019 12:55 PM
Move, Play & Grow with Fall Recreation Classes
Registration is now open for fall classes & activities designed to get you moving, keep you thinking, & enjoy shared experiences.
- 08/01/2019 3:10 PM
Meet the Chefs: Let’s Cook @ Casey Fall Programs
Learn some great cooking tips from professionally trained chefs with culinary series.
- 08/01/2019 2:30 PM
City Awards Four Character Counts! Scholarships
Four inspiring high school seniors were selected to receive scholarship funds through scholarship program.
- 07/31/2019 3:15 PM
Woman Arrested After Officers Intervene in Murder/Suicide Attempt
On July 31, police officers observed & rescued 2 females struggling to stay afloat in the Washingtonian Rio Lakefront.
- 07/30/2019 1:20 PM
History Park Clock Dedicated to Katz Family
A new clock was officially dedicated to the legacy of Leonard Katz & Sara Wolfson Katz during a ceremony on July 29.
- 07/29/2019 1:35 PM
Arts Barn to Close for Maintenance & Repairs
The Arts Barn will be closed to the public, August 5 through September, for repair & maintenance work.