Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Services (MCFRS)’have responded to a fire at the iconic Gene’s Costumes on the 10600 block of Connecticut Ave in Kensington.
According to MCFRS Chief Spokesperson Pete Piringer, the fire occurred in the basement shortly before noon and is now under control. Firefighters are checking for extension and there are no injuries reported. Connecticut Ave is blocked between University Blvd and Plyers Mill Rd. due to continued fire department activity
Gene’s Costumes is one of the remaining full service rental and retail costume shops in the D.C. Metro area. Unlike big box retailers and online stores, they offer full service and expertise when it comes to costumes, accessories, wigs and more. Customers can try on costumes before purchasing or renting and will never have to wonder if a costume will fit or if it will arrive on time. They have been in business for over 30 years.
Wawa’s first Montgomery County location at 405 S Frederick Ave (355) in Gaithersburg will hold its grand opening on Thursday, March 7.
Firehouse Subs is now open in the Wheaton Mall food court at 11160 Veirs Mill Rd.
Montgomery County Public Schools is looking businesses/individuals to participate in its annual Summer Rise program.
Below is a list of businesses that are coming soon to Gaithersburg’s Rio.
AC Milan Academy is hosting a soccer camp at Maryland Soccerplex from March 1st through March 3rd for girls and boys aged 5 to 16 from any club who want to develop their soccer skills and learn the unique methodology of AC Milan directly from AC Milan coaches.
March 1st (Friday) 6pm-7:30pm
March 2nd (Saturday) 6pm-7:30pm
March 3rd (Sunday) 10:30am -12pm and 3:30pm-5pm
Location:18031 Central Park Cir, Boyds, MD 20841
Price: $349 + AC Milan Junior Camp Kit