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- 10/02/2019 12:00 PM
Neighborhoods, HOAs Invited to Apply for Improvement Matching Grants
The City of Gaithersburg will begin accepting applications for a second round of funding under the Frederick J. Felton Neighborhood Matching Grant Program.
- 10/01/2019 8:30 PM
Gaithersburg Book Festival Moves to Bohrer Park for 2020 & 2021
Though the location will be changing, book lovers of all ages can expect the same great event as they have experienced for the past decade, on Saturday, May 16, 2020.
- 09/26/2019 3:45 PM
Initiative Launched for Local Governments to Advance Racial Equity
Managers & staff from 11 jurisdictions launched a learning cohort to advance racial equity & opportunities for all.
- 09/25/2019 3:15 PM
Public Comment Being Accepted on FCC Small Cell Facility Regulations
Changes allow placement, installation & configuration of small cell structures regardless of local concealment standards.
- 09/24/2019 6:20 PM
Young Artist Award Now Accepting Applications
The juried competition, culminating in a concert, provides young musicians an enriching artistic experience.
- 09/24/2019 2:55 PM
City Launches Recycle Coach
Free app designed to help residents reduce their household waste & recycle right with up-to-the-minute information.
- 09/24/2019 2:30 PM
Arts on the Green Theater Season Lifts its Curtains
The 2019 – 2020 season includes plays, musicals, theater for young audiences, comedy, & magic shows.
- 09/23/2019 4:35 PM
Arts Barn Issues Call for Proposals for Theater Season
Arts on the Green is soliciting production proposals for the July 2020 - June 2021 theater season.
- 09/23/2019 1:15 PM
An Evening with Children's Author/Illustrator Jan Brett
Jan will speak about her latest book on December 1 at Johns Hopkins University Montgomery County Campus.
- 09/23/2019 1:05 PM
Autumn Preschool & Family Activities Available at Arts Barn
Arts Barn offers a number of fun, educational opportunities for budding young artists this fall season.
- 09/20/2019 4:00 PM
Secrets Revealed at “After Hours” Series at Museum
After the sun sets, enjoy insightful presentations & lively discussion with historians, authors & scientists.
- 09/19/2019 2:05 PM
“Figuratively Speaking” Exhibit Opens October 4 at Arts Barn
Arts on the Green presents an exhibit exploring the art of the human figure from a variety of styles & genres.
- 09/13/2019 1:45 PM
Gaithersburg to Host Free Shredding Event
Residents are encouraged to bring paper & select electronics for secure shredding & disposal on November 2.
- 09/12/2019 2:50 PM
Russell & Park Avenue Street Construction Notice
The curb & sidewalk replacement is anticipated to begin the week of September 16 & continue for 8 weeks.
- 08/28/2019 2:25 PM
Candidates Certified for City of Gaithersburg Election
The Board of Supervisors of Elections certified the candidacies of Neil Harris, Ryan Spiegel & Robert T. Wu for City Council.
- 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.
- 08/16/2019 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.
- 08/15/2019 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.