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  1. College Park residents, UM students reimagine Route 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Gazette.net

    Dean Bonnie Thornton Dill addresses the Think-A-Thon, an Oct. 11 brainstorming event for a more vibrant and walkable Route 1, sponsored by the Center for Synergy at UMD's College of Arts and Humaninties, at the College Park Community Center. College Park residents and students at the city's University of Maryland gathered Saturday to brainstorm a more pedestrian-friendly U.S. Route 1 - with music-filled gazebos, tree lined-sidewalks and a grocery store.

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  2. College Park residents, UM students reimagine Route 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Gazette.net

    Dean Bonnie Thornton Dill addresses the Think-A-Thon, an Oct. 11 brainstorming event for a more vibrant and walkable Route 1, sponsored by the Center for Synergy at UMD's College of Arts and Humaninties, at the College Park Community Center. College Park residents and students at the city's University of Maryland gathered Saturday to brainstorm a more pedestrian-friendly U.S. Route 1 - with music-filled gazebos, tree lined-sidewalks and a grocery store.

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  3. College Park residents, UMD students reimagine Route 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Gazette.net

    Dean Bonnie Thornton Dill addresses the Think-A-Thon, an Oct. 11 brainstorming event for a more vibrant and walkable Route 1, sponsored by the Center for Synergy at UMD's College of Arts and Humaninties, at the College Park Community Center. College Park residents and students at the city's University of Maryland gathered Saturday to brainstorm a more pedestrian-friendly U.S. Route 1 – with music-filled gazebos, tree lined-sidewalks and a grocery store.

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  4. Pedestrians get right-of-way in College ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | Gazette.net

    A new pedestrian-activated signal on U.S. 1 in College Park can stop traffic with the push of a button, but some residents worry that the safety measure will cause backups on the already-congested road. Activated Oct. 9, the signal at the intersection of Route 1 and Hartwick Road turns the light red in all four directions every time a pedestrian presses the button to cross the street.

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  5. Prince Georgea s students named Nation Achievement semifinalistsRead the original story

    Friday Oct 3 | Gazette.net

    The National Merit Scholarship Program announced Sept. 24 that 17 Prince George's County students are among over 1,600 nationwide to be designated National Achievement Scholarship semifinalists.

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  6. Bowie experiments with its QB vs. WiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | Gazette.net

    Henry A. Wise High School's John Daka causes Bowie's Jordan Green to fumble the ball during Saturday's football game in Bowie. Green, normally a quarterback, was experimenting playing other positions.

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  7. Prince Georgea s students named Nation Achievement semifinalistsRead the original story

    Friday Oct 3 | Gazette.net

    The National Merit Scholarship Program announced Sept. 24 that 17 Prince George's County students are among over 1,600 nationwide to be designated National Achievement Scholarship semifinalists.

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  8. Bowie experiments with its QB vs. WiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 | Gazette.net

    Henry A. Wise High School's John Daka causes Bowie's Jordan Green to fumble the ball during Saturday's football game in Bowie. Green, normally a quarterback, was experimenting playing other positions.

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  9. Five Prince Georgea s municipalities recognized for sustainability effortsRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 1 | Gazette.net

    Five Prince George's County municipalities were amongst 10 Maryland municipalities to receive the Sustainable Maryland Certified award at the Maryland Municipal League's fall conference Sept. 12. Sustainable Maryland is an initiative of the Environmental Finance Center at the University of Maryland, College Park, to support Maryland municipalities in looking for cost effective ways to protect their natural assets and revitalize their communities, said Mike Hunninghake, program manager for Sustainable Maryland.

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  10. College Park, UM work to make community top college townRead the original story

    Sep 15, 2014 | Gazette.net

    Six years from now, downtown College Park could look different - with music venues, art house cinemas, throngs of pedestrians and fewer cars - if officials accomplish their goal to make the community that includes the University of Maryland, College Park, one of the country's top 20 college towns. The goals are part of the “2020 Vision” set out by a city-university partnership seeking to transform College Park into a vibrant and walkable community by improving housing, transportation, public safety, education and sustainability in the city.

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  11. Prince Georgea s remembers 9/11 with walks, service projectsRead the original story

    Sep 11, 2014 | Gazette.net

    Prince George's County students and community members will honor the lives lost in the 9/11 attacks and give back to veterans through walks, tributes and service projects starting today through this weekend. Prince George's Community College in Largo will host three events today to commemorate the 13th anniversary of 9/11.

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  12. DuVal may have to forfeit first winRead the original story

    Sep 10, 2014 | Gazette.net

    DuVal High School's football team is at risk of forfeiting their first victory of this season due to an alleged violation of a Maryland Public Secondary School Athletic Association rule. Tigers' coach Dameon Powell said in a text message that the penalty is due to an “open-gym violation,” which he said is, “unheard of.” According to Prince George's County Public Schools Director of Athletics Earl Hawkins, the case is under appeal.

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  13. Potomaca s defense dominates SuitlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2014 | Gazette.net

    Potomac High School quarterback Emil Neugent sheds a tackle attempt by Suitland's Caleb Peterson during Saturday's game in College Park. Potomac High School's football team avenged a loss in last season's opener to Suitland by returning the favor on Saturday with a 28-0 win over the Rams at the University of Maryland's Byrd Stadium.

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  14. Banking on Big Ten traffic in College ParkRead the original story

    Sep 4, 2014 | Gazette.net

    Big moves can reap big rewards - and big traffic problems. Hopefully, College Park and University of Maryland officials are prepared.

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  15. College Park, University of Maryland brace for start of football seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2014 | Gazette.net

    A sign displays the upcoming football schedule for the Maryland Terps on Baltimore Avenue near the University of Maryland in College Park.

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  16. College Park implements safety measures on Route 1Read the original story

    Aug 13, 2014 | Gazette.net

    Darrin Barnes, 45, of Laurel has been driving to work on U.S. Route 1 through College Park for the past 10 years, and in that time he said he has watched the once-safe road become more congested with cars and pedestrians as the city continues to grow.

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  17. New College Park hotel may open in fall 2016Read the original story

    Aug 11, 2014 | Gazette.net

    A new 13-story, 292-room hotel and conference center could be coming to Route 1 in College Park as early as the fall of 2016.

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  18. Keeping it briefRead the original story

    Jul 30, 2014 | Gazette.net

    The Riverdale Baptist School girls basketball team completed its summer season with five games against some of the nation's best teams at the Under Armour Best of Maryland Basketball Tournament.

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  19. College Park council delays action on rental unit billRead the original story

    Jul 17, 2014 | Gazette.net

    College Park residents concerned about an increase in student-occupied rental housing in their neighborhoods could see relief soon if the Prince George's County Council moves forward with a bill designed to encourage families rather than investors to move into the city.

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  20. Repair timeline for Route 1 sidewalks in College Park comes under fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2014 | Gazette.net

    Donna Weene, of College Park, suggest that some stores , like the ones behind her, have their driveways narrowed to make more sidewalk space, along Route One in College Park on Monday.

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