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The Sweetest Place in Gaithersburg is Now Open in the Kentlands   Gaithersburg, MD (November 16, 2018) – Life is full of treats and lucky for us, we can order all sorts of treats at the new Nestle Toll House Cafe by Chip in Gaithersburg. The Gaithersburg-Germantown Chamber of Commerce (GGCC) supported them & conducted a ribbon cutting ceremony on November 16, 2018. They are located at 11 Arch Place, Suite 5, in Gaithersburg, Maryland. Nestle Toll House Cafe by Chip is a sit-down, street-side type cafe serving Nestle products such as: coffee, 20+ kind cookies, cookie cakes; and savories…

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So Many Colors to Choose from at the New Sherwin Williams

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Gaithersburg, MD (October 25, 2018) – There are over 150 paint colors to choose from at the new Sherwin Williams store. Sherwin-Williams Company is an American Fortune 500 company in the general building materials industry. The company primarily engages in the manufacture, distribution, and sale of paints, coatings and related products to professional, industrial, commercial, and retail customers primarily in North and South America and Europe. There are 76 stores in the Washington Metro area. The Gaithersburg-Germantown Chamber of Commerce (GGCC) supported & conducted a ribbon cutting ceremony for the latest store located at 15930 Shady Grove Road in Gaithersburg,…

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Hillside Apartments Offers Senior’s Living Options in Gaithersburg

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Gaithersburg / Germantown, MD (October 22, 2018) – Been wondering what was going into the old Hyatt House hotel in Gaithersburg? We know; it’s the Hillside Senior Apartments. The Gaithersburg-Germantown Chamber of Commerce (GGCC) supported Hillside Senior Apartments and celebrated the grand opening by conducting a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony on Friday, October 19, 2018. They are located at 200 Skidmore Boulevard, Gaithersburg. Hillside Senior Apartments provides residents 62+ a resort-style senior living experience for an affordable rate. The community’s interior and outdoor spaces offer relaxation and a variety of entertainment opportunities. Also, 24/7/365 support ensures live interaction with one of…

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Second MBT Location Opens In Clarksburg

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Clarksburg, MD (October 19, 2018) – If you are looking for a ballet studio in Montgomery County, then you’re in luck; Metropolitan Ballet Theatre & Academy’s (MBT) Clarksburg location is currently enrolling students. “We are excited to expand into the Upcounty region with MBT’s well-known, exceptional dance education programs and outreach,” says Anita Anderson, President of MBT’s Board of Directors. “Our students, faculty, and the community will see significant benefits from this expansion.” Students, ages 3 through adults, have a new location to dance. While focused on classical ballet education and pre-professional training, MBT also offers training in jazz, modern,…

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Chamber Members Define Leadership in Workshop

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Rockville, MD (October 16, 2018) – Members of the Gaithersburg-Germantown, Rockville, Clarksburg & Olney Chambers of Commerce learned how to prepare themselves for career leadership at the Gaithersburg-Germantown Chamber of Commerce’s (GGCC) 2nd Annual “Level Up” seminar at Johns Hopkins University Montgomery County. Attendees learned how to “re-define leadership on October 16, 2018 at the “Level Up” seminar. Scott Alexander, author of “Lead Like a Black Belt: Transform Your Leadership Style” discussed leadership. The interactive seminar taught the attendees how to become a great leader and empower others. Everyone walked away with a functional definition of leadership that will change…

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New Swim School Opens in Gaithersburg That Is Unlike Any Other Training Facility

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Gaithersburg /Germantown, MD (October 12, 2018) – A new swim lab has opened that allows swimmers to be comfortable and confident in the water and to help competitive swimmers excel at their highest level. The Gaithersburg-Germantown Chamber of Commerce (GGCC) supported SwimLabs Montgomery County and celebrated the grand opening of their new location by conducting a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony on Friday, October 12, 2018. They are located at 353 Muddy Branch Road, Gaithersburg, MD. At SwimLabs Montgomery County, they recognize the importance of learning how to swim safe and correct, the first time. This unique facility creates the perfect environment…

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New Drug Addiction Treatment Center Opens in Gaithersburg, Maryland

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Gaithersburg /Germantown, MD (October 12, 2018) – A new drug treatment center has opened in Gaithersburg to help addicted individuals stop compulsive drug seeking and use. The Gaithersburg-Germantown Chamber of Commerce (GGCC) supported The Freedom Center and celebrated the grand opening of their new location by conducting a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony on Thursday, October 11, 2018. They are located at 202 Perry Parkway, Suite 5, Gaithersburg, MD. “As the founder of this beautiful facility, I am honored to be able to open a program to help others in my hometown,” said Sam Kesaris. The Freedom Center is an Intensive Outpatient…

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Chamber Kicks Off Fall with Networking Mingle

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Gaithersburg /Germantown, MD (October 4, 2018) – The leaves are changing, it’s starting to get a little cooler, but at the Gaithersburg-Germantown Chamber of Commerce (GGCC) we are turning up the heat and just getting started with events this fall for everyone. We kicked off October with a Fall networking mingle at DeLeon & Stang, CPAs & Advisors, located at 100 Lakeforest Boulevard, Suite 650, Gaithersburg, MD, on October 3, 2018. To mark the occasion, DeLeon & Stang had donation boxes around the office – and made a matching donation to – for The Dick and Jody Vilardo Foundation, which…

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Chamber Holds 13th Annual Upcounty Business Breakfast Briefing

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Gaithersburg /Germantown, MD (October 2, 2018) – Thirteen years ago, the Gaithersburg-Germantown Chamber of Commerce (GGCC) established the Upcounty Business Breakfast Briefing (UCBBB) which affords Chamber members and Upcounty Business Leaders an opportunity to discuss legislative issues with their elected officials. On Tuesday, October 2, 2018, the GGCC was honored to have Montgomery County Executive Isiah “Ike” Leggett; and State Senators Cheryl Kagan, District 17; and Brian Feldman, District 15, as their guest speakers at its 13th Annual UCBBB. “It’s so important for businesses to work closely with our legislators. We are fortunate to have a great relationship with our…

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Kids Can Learn How to Code in Germantown

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Gaithersburg /Germantown, MD (September 27, 2018) – Prepare to be amazed as your child gains ninja coding skills and confidence along their journey from white to black belt at Germantown’s newest spot to code for kids. The Gaithersburg-Germantown Chamber of Commerce (GGCC) supported Code Ninjas and celebrated the grand opening of their new location by conducting a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony on Thursday, September 27, 2018. They are located at 12974 Middlebrook Road, Germantown, MD. At Code Ninjas, kids (ages 7-14) have fun building video games while learning to code. Their curriculum is structured on a martial arts theme, so kids…

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