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- 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.
- 07/19/2019 6:00 PM
“Innovator Park” Joins City’s Art in Public Places
The space pays homage to the innovators, artists, musicians & authors memorialized throughout Crown.
- 07/15/2019 2:00 PM
Gaithersburg Police Officers Honored at Public Safety Awards
Officers Story, Khuen, Blackmon, and the Street Crimes Unit were presented awards at annual Public Safety Awards.
- 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.
- 06/06/2019 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.
- 05/20/2019 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.
- 05/03/2019 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.