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  1. Better births at homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Baltimore Sun

    ... (Algerina Perna / Baltimore Sun) Griffin Gray, 2, came with his mom, Rachel Gray, 35, and four of his siblings from Accokeek to attend the rally. Griffin Gray, 2, came with his mom, Rachel Gray, 35, and four of his siblings from Accokeek to attend ...

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  2. jennie simms 8AA01A59582B44BCAE4EDA62DA2A36F7Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    Karen Barefoot knew of Jennie Simms back when Simms first played for Riverdale Baptist School in Accokeek, Md. When Old Dominion's head coach first saw Simms playing for Boo Williams AAU, she says her "jaw dropped."

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  3. Benelli USA Seeking Qualified GunsmithRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | AmmoLand

    Benelli USA, an industry leading firearms company, located in Accokeek, MD Is seeking a qualified gunsmith for its Pocomoke, Maryland Dealer Support Center. The gunsmith will facilitate repairs and modifications needed for firearms sent in to the company for warranty service and repair.

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  4. Luxury cars imprint their brands on other goodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | SFGate

    ... New York Times) Rodney Foster sits behind the wheel of his Bentley while wearing shirts sold by the automaker, in Accokeek, Md., Feb. 19, 2015. Several luxury automakers have been expanding the lines of goods they sell that have little to do with ...

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  5. Women who want to give birth at home seek to change restrictive Md. lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... (Algerina Perna / Baltimore Sun) Griffin Gray, 2, came with his mom, Rachel Gray, 35, and four of his siblings from Accokeek to attend the rally. Griffin Gray, 2, came with his mom, Rachel Gray, 35, and four of his siblings from Accokeek to attend ...

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  6. These two teenagers can cook you under the dinner tableRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | The Washington Post

    One of the D.C. area's most promising professional bakers can't even purchase the main ingredient in her Champagne Delight cupcake. Breana Britt, 16, is the lead chef at Bree's Sweet Treats in Accokeek, Md., just 20 miles south of D.C. She's one of two budding teen chefs in the D.C. area who share an ability to combine ingredients in ways that go well beyond their years.

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  7. Beretta and the M9A3: UpdateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | The Daily Caller

    Today American Rifleman 's Mark Keefe is at Beretta USA in Accokeek, Md., doing something that no sitting governor of the state of Maryland has done: visit the plant that has manufactured the M9 pistol that has served the United States military since the 1980s.* The point of today's visit is to get a full briefing on the M9A3 pistol . As part of its current contract, Beretta submitted an Engineering Change Proposal to its current contract the company calls the M9A3, which fulfilled many of the requirements set out for the looming Modular Handgun project.

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  8. A sweet gig: 16-year-old opens Md. bakeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | WTOP-FM Washington

    Most teenagers spend their free time engrossed in social media and selfies, but 16-year-old Bree Britt isn't like most teenagers. Every day at 3:50 p.m., Bree gets off the school bus at a small strip of storefronts on Livingston Road in Accokeek, Maryland.

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  9. Benelli Takes Aim At 3-Gun Dominance With New Team Benelli & All-Star LineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | AmmoLand

    ... snow geese-that would be compelling TV and extends the message across another market." About: Headquartered in Accokeek, MD, Benelli USA offers the largest selection of semi-automatic shotguns in the world, as well as a variety of fine products from ...

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  10. Report: Pushing kindergartners to read may harm someRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | The Washington Post

    Brian Peyes-Mendez participates in a test with Kendra Sarris as kindergarten teachers assess students with new tests, on Oct. 30 in Accokeek, Md. The Common Core State Standards call for kindergartners to learn how to read, but a new report by early childhood experts says that forcing some kids to read before they are ready could be harmful.

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  11. Patriots player hails from Ravens territoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | ABC2 Maryland

    While Mike Luzier hopes Maryland native and Patriots player, Kyle Arrington, has a good game, he'll be cheering for a Ravens win. http://ow.ly/H5nGA This signed photo of Kyle Arrington hangs on the wall at Bryan's Road Tire and Auto Service in Arrington's hometown of Accokeek, Maryland.

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  12. Prince George's County Animal WatchRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... owner were reunited Dec. 12 after the owner paid a fee of $140 . Stray on enclosed deck: 16800 block, Holly Way, Accokeek, Dec. 11. A woman reported holding a stray dog on her enclosed deck. She said that she had called animal management the ...

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  13. Deena-Marie Beresford | Prince George's LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | Daily Record

    Prince George's County Memorial Library System has named Deena-Marie Beresford area manager-south. Beresford manages the Oxon Hill, Surratts-Clinton, Accokeek and Baden library branches.

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  14. Accokeek nonprofit encourages holiday waste reductionRead the original story

    Dec 29, 2014 | Gazette.net

    Scarves are often wrapped around necks, but one Accokeek-based nonprofit is encouraging residents to wrap them in a new way - around Christmas presents. Clara Elias, who manages the Trash Free Potomac Watershed Initiative for the Alice Ferguson Foundation, says scarves, newspaper, napkins or reusable bags are options for Prince George's County residents who want to cut down on wrapping paper waste this holiday season.

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  15. Beretta USA Presents M9A3 Pistol To U.S. ArmyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | The Daily Caller

    ... than the current M9, and will answer almost all of the Services' enhanced handgun requirements." Manufactured in Accokeek, Md., the M9 has been the standard issue sidearm of the U.S. Armed Forces since its adoption in 1985. In July 2014, Beretta ...

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  16. Kyle Arrington explores amid different culturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2014 | Boston.com

    ... [our parents] were thinking, getting us our own room," he said. The New England Patriots cornerback was raised in Accokeek, Md., just outside Washington, and went to college at Hofstra, on Long Island. We caught up with Arrington, 28, married, and ...

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  17. Ex-Baltimore Transit Chief Pleads Guilty to Taking BribesRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2014 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    Baltimore's former transit chief has pleaded guilty to bribery and money laundering charges. Federal prosecutors say 65-year-old Barry Robinson of Accokeek pleaded guilty Wednesday to offering to cancel debts for companies that advertised on the Charm City Circulator buses in exchange for cash.

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  18. Why kindergarten teachers dona t want to give this test to their studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | The Washington Post

    Brian Peyes-Mendez participates in a test with Kendra Sarris on Oct. 30, as kindergarten teachers assess students with new tests in Accokeek, Md. The state of Maryland has developed a new Common Core-aligned "kindergarten readiness assessment" for teachers to administer to young kids to see, rather obviously, if they are "ready" for kindergarten.

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  19. Transit chief pleads guilty to taking $90K in bribesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | WBAL-TV Baltimore

    Baltimore's former transit chief could get up to 40 years in prison after pleading guilty to bribery and money laundering charges. Federal prosecutors said Barry Robinson, 65, of Accokeek, pleaded guilty Wednesday to offering to cancel debts of companies advertising on the Charm City Circulator in exchange for a payoff, as well as to selling unused city property.

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  20. Baltimore official who oversaw Circulator pleads guilty to accepting bribesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | The Baltimore Sun

    A former city transportation official who ran the Charm City Circulator and water taxi programs pleaded guilty Wednesday to charges he took $90,000 in bribes. Barry Stephen Robinson, 65, of Accokeek, pleaded guilty to two counts of bribery, and one count of money laundering as part of a scheme he engaged in earlier this year while he was Chief of the Division of Transit and Marine Services of the Baltimore City Department of Transportation, according to prosecutors.

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