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  1. Prince Georgea s County Council considers five percent pay boostRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 9 | Gazette.net

    A Prince George's County Council proposal to raise the pay of its members and the county executive is coming under fire from some residents due to the amount of the increase and the timing. “In recent years, the county has had to impose furloughs on county workers and also yank money from public schools just to make its annual budget balance,” said Bradley Heard of Capitol Heights.

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  2. Prince Georgea s County Council considers five percent pay boostRead the original story

    Monday Sep 8 | Gazette.net

    A Prince George's County Council proposal to raise the pay of its members and the county executive is coming under fire from some residents due to the amount of the increase and the timing. “In recent years, the county has had to impose furloughs on county workers and also yank money from public schools just to make its annual budget balance,” said Bradley Heard of Capitol Heights.

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  3. Seat Pleasant mayor takes his office to the publicRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Gazette.net

    Seat Pleasant Mayor Eugene Grant meets with Capitol Heights Mayor Marnita King in the tent that Grant erected outside of City Hall on Friday.

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  4. Taste of Prince Georgea s spurs friendly competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 21 | Gazette.net

    Monica Biscoe-Brooks/ Prince George's County Economic Development Corporation A bartender competes in the mixology competition at last yearís Taste of Prince Georgeís food and wine festival at Six Flags America in Largo.

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

    Aug 15, 2014 | 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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  6. Past two years more than a oetwice as nicea for Capitol Heights boutiqueRead the original story

    Aug 13, 2014 | 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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  7. Camping out paid off for Fairmont Heights football playersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2014 | 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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  8. Uninsured residents receive free eye exams, glasses in Capitol HeightsRead the original story

    Aug 1, 2014 | 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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  9. Prince Georgea s County Council approved bill extending term limitsRead the original story

    Jul 30, 2014 | 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. 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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  16. 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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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. Prince Georgea s residents conflicted on police live-tweetingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 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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  20. 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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