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The Green Man Festival raises environmental awareness

18-05-2018 Hits:579 Local Jessica Ricks - avatar Jessica Ricks

GREENBELT – The community in Greenbelt came together to celebrate the earth and the preservation of the forests during the 14th anniversary of the Green Man Festival on May 12...

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County initiative aspires to give babies a ‘Smart Start’

09-05-2018 Hits:7617 Local Rachel Cain - avatar Rachel Cain

CHEVERLY – A new collaborative county initiative aims to promote a “smart start” for young children by providing new families at the University of Maryland Capital Regional Health and Medstar...

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Massive fire erupts in Glenn Dale

04-05-2018 Hits:7993 Local Jim Davis - avatar Jim Davis

GLENN DALE – A four-alarm fire occurred on May 2 and destroyed seven townhouses that were under construction along with construction equipment, several propane tanks and caused a massive brush...

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State News

State lawmakers discuss plan to keep health care individual mandate

17-01-2018 Hits:9855 State Rachel Cain - avatar Rachel Cain

ANNAPOLIS – Maryland state lawmakers and health care advocates announced a plan on Jan. 9 to continue the health care individual mandate in the state.

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Appeals Court: Purple Line can move forward

03-01-2018 Hits:29691 State PG Editor - avatar PG Editor

UPPER MARLBORO –  A decision by a U.S. Appeals Court will allow construction on the Purple Line to continue.

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Proposed FBI headquarters may bring the project to the county

20-12-2017 Hits:20454 State Rachel Cain - avatar Rachel Cain

UPPER MARLBORO - The FBI has has needed a new headquarters for over a decade. The J. Edgar Hoover Building on Pennsylvania Avenue is too small to house the entire...

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Officer on leave after killing burglary suspect

15-05-2018 Hits:7306 Crime Jim Davis - avatar Jim Davis

CLINTON – A Prince George's County police officer has been placed on administrative leave after shooting and killing a man in his 20's May 14 during a robbery at a...

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Shooting at Seabrook-based church

15-05-2018 Hits:7910 Crime Jim Davis - avatar Jim Davis

SEABROOK – An early Sunday morning shooting at a Seabrook church has left a man in critical condition.

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House fire claims the life of county resident

15-05-2018 Hits:7463 Crime Jim Davis - avatar Jim Davis

BELTSVILLE – An early Saturday morning house fire on May 12 in Beltsville has taken the life of a mother of three children.

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VIDEO: St. John's drops Eleanor Roosevelt with second half surge

13-06-2018 Hits:367 Sports Traevon Benjamin  - avatar Traevon Benjamin

HYATTSVILLE – Ishmael Leggett’s 14-point and five-rebound performance helped St. John’s College High School take the lead over Eleanor Roosevelt High School late in the second half on June 8...

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Trump grounds Eagles championship ceremony

13-06-2018 Hits:348 Sports Daniel Kucin Jr. - avatar Daniel Kucin Jr.

SEABROOK – The Philadelphia Eagles had to contend with another 'Patriot' in Donald Trump after defeating the New England Patriots 41-33 on Feb. 4, 2018, when the POTUS swiftly canceled...

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Caps bring home first Stanley Cup, beat Vegas in five

13-06-2018 Hits:108 Sports Jeff Seidel - avatar Jeff Seidel

WASHINGTON, D.C. — At 11:07 p.m. on June 7 in Las Vegas, the nightmare ended and Washington Capitals and their fans struck gold.

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Lindsay Joelle’s ‘Trayf’ has world premiere at Theatre J

14-06-2018 Hits:95 Entertainment Edith Billups - avatar Edith Billups

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The buddy comedy, "Trayf" is premiering at Theater J in Washington, D.C. through June 24, and whether you know anything about the world of Orthodox Judaism or...

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An aesthetically pleasing 'Patience' entertains all

13-06-2018 Hits:340 Entertainment Mark Dreisonstok - avatar Mark Dreisonstok

ROCKVILLE – Theater-goers who attended the University of Maryland School of Theatre, Dance and Performance’s recent performances of Oscar Wilde's “The Importance of Being Earnest” will have a decided advantage...

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‘Camelot’ complements Medieval Times in Hanover

06-06-2018 Hits:273 Entertainment Mark Dreisonstok, courtesy photo - avatar Mark Dreisonstok, courtesy photo

WASHINGTON, D.C. – A most excellent “Camelot” beckons one and all.

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