Explore and read the top news stories in Gaithersburg. View archived press releases here.
- 02/15/2019 3:40 PM
Wireless Facilities Bill Threatens to Eliminate Public Input & Local Government Rights
The bill represents a coordinated, national effort by the telecommunications industry to prevent public input & limit local government authority over the installation in the public right of way.
- 02/15/2019 12:50 PM
Enjoy Scandalous Treats & Solve a Mystery at Kentlands Mansion
Arts on the Green & A Taste for Murder Productions present “I Remember Murder,” an audience participation murder mystery.
- 02/14/2019 5:05 PM
Volunteers Sought for Cultural Arts Advisory Committee
Members serve as advocates for cultural arts programs & facilities and provide direction on programming.
- 02/13/2019 3:45 PM
Gaithersburg Ranked Most Ethnically Diverse Small City
Ranked on a variety of diversity metrics, Gaithersburg placed 2nd amongst all communities & 1st in Small City Category.
- 02/13/2019 1:15 PM
Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with 19th Annual Parade
The annual parade will take place on Saturday, March 16, at the RIO Washingtonian Center.
- 02/12/2019 2:15 PM
Bank On Gaithersburg Celebrates 10 Years with “Road Map to Success” Event
The financial empowerment event, featuring Michelle Singletary, will highlight employment opportunities & community resources with family-friendly entertainment.
- 02/11/2019 3:30 PM
Celebrate Irish Music, Dance, Poetry & Art with “Ceili & Ceol!”
Arts on the Green presents an Irish Arts Celebration on Friday, March 15, at Kentlands Mansion.
- 02/11/2019 2:35 PM
Presidents Day Closures
In observance of Presidents Day, most City facilities will be closed on Monday, February 18. Recycling will be collected as scheduled.
- 02/07/2019 1:20 PM
Original Mean Girls Heathers: The Musical Rocks the Arts Barn Stage
The rock musical runs March 8 through 24, with performances on Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays.
- 02/07/2019 1:15 PM
Statement from the Mayor on the Passing of Basil Waters
The community is deeply saddened by the passing of a longtime resident, business owner & friend of our community.
- 02/06/2019 2:10 PM
A Hopping Good Time with Peter Rabbit & Friends
Families are invited to experience the beloved stories of Beatrix Potter on April 7, followed by a Garden Party.
- 02/06/2019 12:25 PM
Super VITA Tax Day Offers Free Tax Preparation, Other Resources
Residents of Montgomery County earning less than $55,000 a year qualify for free income tax preparation.
- 02/01/2019 4:15 PM
Register Now for Spring Youth, Teen Sports
Spring offerings include t-baseball, baseball, softball, soccer, volleyball, tennis, and track & field.
- 02/01/2019 3:00 PM
Tim Whalen Quintet Brings Night of Jazz & Conversation
A night of musical conversation in the true language of jazz will come to the Arts Barn on Saturday, March 2.
- 02/01/2019 2:45 PM
Celebrate 50th Anniversary of Butch Cassidy & the Sundance Kid
A Wild West Film & Brew Party will be held on Friday, March 29, at the Arts Barn.
- 02/01/2019 2:30 PM
IHOP Fundraiser Supports Homeless Initiatives
On Wednesday, March 13, IHOP is generously donating 20% of each patron’s bill between 4 p.m. & midnight.
- 01/30/2019 1:20 PM
I-270/Watkins Mill Road Interchange Steel Beams to be Installed in Montgomery County
Expect evening lane closures & intermittent total stoppages overnight beginning February 3.
- 01/25/2019 2:20 PM
Explore Gallery & Art History Lectures at Arts Barn
Two lectures focused on exploring uncommon topics will be held in February.
- 01/23/2019 8:00 PM
Bridges of Madison County Gathers 3 Nominations
The June performance at the Arts Barn is nominated for 3 Washington Area Theatre Honors awards.
- 01/23/2019 1:05 PM
Registration Opens Soon for Summer Camps
Registration for City Residents begins February 13. Open registration begins February 27.