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  1. Prince Georgea s County sees homicide spike in AugustRead the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | Gazette.net

    During the first two weeks of August, Prince George's County's homicide rate matched that of June and July combined, which has some residents calling for more investment in families and neighborhoods.

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  2. Past two years more than a oetwice as nicea for Capitol Heights boutiqueRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Gazette.net

    Twice as Nice Consignment, located at 7943 Central Ave., sells Calvin Klein, Talbots, Nine West, Michael Kors and more at deep discounts, said Terry Gilliam, 51, District Heights.

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  3. Camping out paid off for Fairmont Heights football playersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 | Gazette.net

    When Christian Bangura transferred from Largo High School to Fairmont Heights last year, one of the first people to welcome the rising senior was classmate Demetrius Boyd.

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  4. Uninsured residents receive free eye exams, glasses in Capitol HeightsRead the original story

    Friday Aug 1 | Gazette.net

    Approximately 75 Prince George's County residents received free vision and glaucoma screenings during a clinic at the First Baptist Church of Capitol Heights July 23. Thirty of the 75 patients were able to receive free eye exams and a free pair of eyeglasses on-site, while the rest received vouchers from Vision Service Plan for a free exam and ... (more)

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  5. Prince Georgea s County Council approved bill extending term limitsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 30 | Gazette.net

    This fall, voters will decide whether the county executive and County Council members should be allowed a third consecutive term or be limited to the two terms currently allowed under the law.

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  6. International Festival in Largo draws thousandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2014 | Gazette.net

    Avis Jackson, 51, of Capitol Heights gives items to festival attendees who completed surveys for the Prince George's County Health Department.

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  7. New Hyattsville school to be Edward Felegy ElementaryRead the original story

    Jun 30, 2014 | Gazette.net

    The new Hyattsville area school will open its doors in August as the Edward M. Felegy Elementary School, named in honor of a former Prince George's County educator, administrator and proponent of arts education.

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  8. Residents say fun amenities will spark childrena s imaginationsRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2014 | Gazette.net

    A water spraying skunk, a joke-telling gnome and numerous slides are just a snippet of what Prince Georgians can enjoy upon entering the newly renovated Walker Mill Regional Park in Capitol Heights.

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  9. 17 Prince Georgea s special needs students receive scholarshipsRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2014 | Gazette.net

    Seventeen students with disabilities were among 61 students enrolled in Maryland nonpublic special education programs to receive scholarships for post-secondary education, trade school or summer learning opportunities.

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  10. Man found dead on Capitol Heights streetRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2014 | Gazette.net

    Prince George's County Police are investigating the death of a man who was found in the middle of a residential street in Capitol Heights.

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  11. Motorcycle deaths so far in Prince Georgea s match total for last yearRead the original story

    May 28, 2014 | Gazette.net

    Three motorcyclists died in traffic accidents in Prince George's County last week, bringing the number of motorcycle fatalities recorded by the county this year to five - matching the total number of deaths in 2013.

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  12. Motorcycle deaths so far in Prince Georgea s match total for last yearRead the original story

    May 28, 2014 | Gazette.net

    Three motorcyclists died in traffic accidents in Prince George's County last week, bringing the number of motorcycle fatalities recorded by the county this year to five - matching the total number of deaths in 2013.

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  13. Amtrak and commuter train service has been halted between Washington...Read the original story

    May 16, 2014 | Gazette.net

    Amtrak and commuter train service has been halted between Washington and Baltimore after police say a man was struck and killed by a train.

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  14. Prince Georgea s residents conflicted on police live-tweetingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2014 | Gazette.net

    Prince George's County Police Department A Prince George's County Police K9 and handler search a staged vehicle as both undergo training during a PGPD TweetAlong event on Jan. 23. The county police hold TweetAlong events - where residents can follow along on Twitter - to show people behind the scenes efforts by police officers.

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  15. Best bets for the Prince Georgea s County school boardRead the original story

    May 7, 2014 | Gazette.net

    Today, The Gazette continues its endorsements for the June 24 primaries in Prince George's.

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  16. Glenarden ranked second safest city in MarylandRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2014 | Gazette.net

    Officer Karl Burnett of the City of Glenarden Police Department stops by the playground at the Glenarden/Theresa Banks Complex community center to chat with Jeremiah Richardson , 5, of Capitol Heights and Solomon Younger, 6, of Bowie, as Terrica Richardson of Capitol Heights stands nearby with her daughter Naomi, 7. Richardson said she often brings ... (more)

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  17. Farmersa market to open in Capitol HeightsRead the original story

    Apr 30, 2014 | Gazette.net

    The manager of a Capitol Heights shopping center will open a farmer's market to assist the community beginning Saturday, allowing purchases of fruits, vegetables, eggs and other items through the government-funded WIC and SNAP .

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  18. Residents, officials: Prince Georgea s cana t rest despite recent successRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2014 | Gazette.net

    Strengthening public schools, continued focus on reducing crime and tackling the county's foreclosure problems are the next steps to continue making Prince George's County the “place to be,” said County Executive Rushern L. Baker III during his State of the County speech.

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  19. Obama announces $7M grant to three Prince Georgea s schoolsRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2014 | Gazette.net

    A $7 million federal grant will be used to establish further career pathways and services for students participating in career academies at three Prince George's County high schools.

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  20. Nonprofit expands services to Prince Georgea s CountyRead the original story

    Apr 15, 2014 | Gazette.net

    Ten Prince George's County schools will be receiving full-time counselors through a partnership between the school system, Prince George's County government and a Baltimore-based nonprofit.

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