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- 07/09/2019 1:10 PM
Cool Off in August at Casey Community Center
Escape the summer heat this August with family-friendly programs & classes for all ages.
- 07/05/2019 2:15 PM
Rafiu Ighile Appointed Finance Director
Ighile most recently served as the Chief Financial Officer for the Howard County Public School System.
- 06/27/2019 3:50 PM
Statement from Mayor Ashman Regarding Ruling on Census 2020
The Supreme Court ruled to block a question about citizenship on the 2020 Census.
- 06/27/2019 1:20 PM
Spiegel Becomes Maryland Municipal League President
Elected by the membership in 2018, Spiegel assumed the position of President during the organization’s annual conference.
- 06/25/2019 1:35 PM
Learn Pickleball at Free Drop-in Sessions
Drop-in pickleball sessions for all ages & skill levels are held Wednesday & Friday mornings at Diamond Farms Park.
- 06/13/2019 2:40 PM
Maryland Pastel Society presents “New Perspectives” Exhibit
The exhibit, juried by David Lawton, runs July 12 through September 9 at Kentlands Mansion.
- 06/11/2019 2:55 PM
“Big, Bold & Beautiful” Exhibit Returns to Activity Center
An exhibit featuring large format abstract & stylized pieces is on display June 28 - September 2.
- 06/06/2019 4:50 PM
Suspect Arrested for Assault & Discharge of a Weapon
On June 5, detectives charged Mohammd Hussein Saeed Al-Haris with assault related charges & the discharge of a weapon.
- 05/30/2019 4:30 PM
Lights, Camera, Action! Make it a Movie Night in Gaithersburg
Enjoy family-friendly movies in Gaithersburg all summer long.
- 05/23/2019 2:20 PM
Detectives Investigate Commercial Burglary of Fitzgerald Toyota
Detectives are investigating a commercial burglary & seek the public’s help in identifying the suspect.
- 05/21/2019 12:40 PM
City Seeks Engineering Services Division Chief
The Division manages traffic & transportation operations, and the design, construction & management of capital projects.
- 05/20/2019 2:45 PM
Lydia Wei Takes Top Honor in GBF High School Poetry Contest
The Richard Montgomery High School Junior was awarded first prize in the poetry contest for her poem “Bulletholes.”
- 05/16/2019 1:20 PM
Laytonsville Elementary Wins Mayor’s Book Club Contest
Students in area elementary schools competed in the contest to encourage students to read daily for a month.
- 05/07/2019 2:15 PM
Spend “Evenings in Olde Towne” with Outdoor Concert Series
End the day on a musical note with a free concert series taking place in June, July & September.
- 05/03/2019 5:40 PM
Gaithersburg Named “Tree City” for 30th Consecutive Year
The Tree City Award recognizes the City’s commitment to the environment & effective urban forest management.
- 05/03/2019 1:15 PM
State of the City Address Celebrates Connections
Mayor’s address explored how the City can create the backdrop of people’s lives through fostering connections.
- 04/29/2019 1:55 PM
Call to Chefs for Cooking Programs
Professional chefs are invited to propose “Let’s Cook@Casey” cooking programs.
- 04/23/2019 12:55 PM
City Council Candidate Packets Available May 9
Residents will cast their ballots for 3 City Council Members on Tuesday, November 5, 2019.
- 04/19/2019 2:50 PM
Farmers Markets in Full Swing First Week of May
The summer season of markets offer an array of locally grown produce, changing weekly as crops reach maturity.
- 04/17/2019 3:20 PM
Popular Skywatching Programs Return to Observatory Park
Turn your eyes skyward with an exciting season of free programming focused on astronomy.