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Holiday Inn Gaithersburg Honored for Commitment to Environment

Holiday Inn Gaithersburg Honored for Commitment to Environment

GAITHERSBURG, Md., June 21 /PRNewswire/ — The Holiday Inn Gaithersburg, MD hotel was presented with the prestigious “Gaithersburg Environmental Award” by the Honorable Mayor Sidney Katz and Gaithersburg City Council for their outstanding efforts to improve the city’s environment.  Awarded each year, the City of Gaithersburg seeks to show appreciation and recognize members of the...

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4th of July Firework Celebrations in Gaithersburg & Montgomery County

4th of July Firework Celebrations in Gaithersburg & Montgomery County

Summer is finally here, and the Fourth of July is just around the corner! As always, Montgomery County and the City of Gaithersburg will be celebrating our independence with fireworks and live music at the Montgomery County Fairgrounds.

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Six “Crime Cameras” To Be Installed in Busy Parts of Gaithersburg

Six “Crime Cameras” To Be Installed in Busy Parts of Gaithersburg

Will Thomas of Fox 5 News reports on the planned installation of 6 crime cameras to be placed across busy parts of the city. One will definitely be going up on Old Towne Gaithersburg, and I suspect others will be installed at Rio/Washingtonian and Lakeforest Mall. City officials are currently getting pricing bids on a system of...

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Standard Solar and Perpetual Energy Systems Announce Solar Financing Joint Venture

Standard Solar and Perpetual Energy Systems Announce Solar Financing Joint Venture

GAITHERSBURG, Md. & LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Standard Solar, Inc., a full-service developer, integrator and installer of solar electric systems for academic, commercial, government, utility and residential customers throughout the Mid-Atlantic, today announced a formal joint venture with Perpetual Energy Systems(Perpetual), a nationwide developer and financier of renewable energy systems using the power purchase agreement (PPA). The joint...

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Calling All Vendors to the Market in Olde Towne

Calling All Vendors to the Market in Olde Towne

A couple weeks ago we shared our excitement for the Gaithersburg farmer’s markets. Well the Market in Olde Towne is now accepting new applications for vendors, and if you’re a resident, it will only set you back $8! This is a great opportunity to get the word out about your product or service. Heck, we...

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2009 Montgomery County Agricultural Fair – August 14th – 22nd

2009 Montgomery County Agricultural Fair – August 14th – 22nd

It’s been a while since I’ve had time to update Gaithersburg Local with more news concerning Gaithersburg, Maryland, but what better to return with than info about the 61st Annual Montgomery County Agricultural Fair! As always, the Montgomery County Fair will be held at the Montgomery County Fairgrounds in Gaithersburg, and will feature rides, farm...

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Armed Robbering in Kentlands by 16, 20 Year Olds – 2 Still at Large

Armed Robbering in Kentlands by 16, 20 Year Olds – 2 Still at Large

Gaithersburg, MD. Gaithersburg Police Detectives are investigating an armed robbery that occurred at 5:45 p.m. on June 16, 2009 at the intersection of Kentlands Boulevard and Booth Street in the Kentlands community of Gaithersburg. Two suspects are in custody and police seek help in locating two additional suspects who remain at-large. The investigation revealed that...

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MoCo Police: 6th District Weekly Crime Summary – July 1, 2009

MoCo Police: 6th District Weekly Crime Summary – July 1, 2009

6th District Weekly Crime Summary – July 1, 2009 Reporting Period: June 15, 2009 to June 23, 2009 REPORT CLASSIFICATION P1 P2 R1 R2 S1 S2 Rape - - - - - - Robbery - 1 1 - - - Aggravated Assault 1 1 - - 1 - Burglary-Commercial/School - 1 - - 1 2...

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MoCo Police: 6th District Weekly Crime Summary – June 24, 2009

MoCo Police: 6th District Weekly Crime Summary – June 24, 2009

6th District Weekly Crime Summary – June 24, 2009 Reporting Period: June 8, 2009 to June 16, 2009 REPORT CLASSIFICATION P1 P2 R1 R2 S1 S2 Rape - - - - 1 - Robbery - - 2 - - - Aggravated Assault - - 1 - - - Burglary-Commercial/School - - 1 - 3 1...

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Free Rabies Vaccination Clinic For Gaithersburg Residents- Sunday July 19th

Free Rabies Vaccination Clinic For Gaithersburg Residents- Sunday July 19th

You can get your dog or cat a free rabies vaccination on Sunday, July 19, 2009, from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Head down to the Montgomery County Animal Shelter between these times at 14645 Rothgeb Drive in Rockville. The only requirement for a free vaccination is that your pet must have a city license,...

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