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  1. Greenbelt American Legion honors first respondersRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Gazette.net

    The Greenbelt American Legion Post 136 held its annual Public Safety Awards Nov. 7, recognizing members of local law enforcement and public safety agencies. “The American Legion is proud to honor the brave men and women who support our local citizens,” said Michael Moore, Post 136 commander.

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  2. Prince Georgea s Latino liaison wins school board seatRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Gazette.net

    Nov. 4 - the candidates were separated by only seven votes, but ballots from a late-reported precinct, provisional and absentee ballots widened Hernandez's lead. According to unofficial results from the Prince George's County Board of Elections, Hernandez received 5,700 votes to Waller's 5,607 votes following the counting of the last absentee and provisional ballots.

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  3. Prince Georgea s school system holds special education listening sessionsRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 12 | Gazette.net

    Jennifer Leaman of Hyattsville said it has been difficult to get the appropriate special education services for her fifth-grade son. Leaman said she discovered that someone who had been working with her son was not aware of the goals, strengths and weaknesses laid out in his Individualized Education Plan, or IEP.

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  4. Three Prince Georgea s school board races remain closeRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 4 | Gazette.net

    With 75 percent of the vote counted, one school board race looked to send an incumbent back for another term while three other races are too close to call. In District 2, challenger Lupi Grady holds a lead of less than 300 votes over incumbent Peggy Higgins, 53.9 percent to 45.9 percent.

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  5. Imara Roose program connects high school, college studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | Gazette.net

    Student and mentor members of Imara Roose, a mentoring group for female students at Eleanor Roosevelt High School in Greenbelt, pose in Washington, D.C., during a scavenger hunt event. Laurel resident Halima Adenegan, a Roosevelt graduate, created the group to help guide students.

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  6. A scorer steps forward at High PointRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Gazette.net

    High Point High School's Elmer Funes practices on Oct. 16 at the Beltsville school. He has scored 18 goals this season to lead the Eagles to their second straight county championship.

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  7. Prince Georgea s voters best choices for General AssemblyRead the original story

    Oct 9, 2014 | Gazette.net

    Today, The Gazette continues its endorsements for contested races in Prince George's County in the Nov. 4 general election. For more election information, visit www.gazette.net.

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  8. Douglass, Potomac to test one anotherRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | Gazette.net

    Charles H. Flowers High School's Maurice Wright tries to escape the grasp of Oxon Hill's Demarco Garcia during Friday's football game in Springdale. On Saturday, Frederick Douglass High School's football team is scheduled to host Potomac in a game that will end with one of them handing the other its first loss of the season.

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  9. Prince Georgea s teacher becomes Philharmonica s first black concertmasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2014 | Gazette.net

    David Yarbrough, Eleanor Roosevelt High School's orchestra director, will be bringing his lifelong love of music to a new stage, as the first black concertmaster of the Prince George's Philharmonic. Yarbrough was selected by Philharmonic conductor Charles Ellis following an audition in February, and his appointment was announced in April.

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  10. Greenbelt school recognized as one of top in nationRead the original story

    Oct 7, 2014 | Gazette.net

    Parents of Robert Goddard French Immersion School students are feeling “tres enthousiaste” - French for “very excited” - that their school has received top honors from the U.S. Department of Education. “We are super excited,” said June Evans of Bowie, who has two children attending the Greenbelt school.

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

    Oct 3, 2014 | 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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  12. Three incumbents, one newcomer for Prince Georgea s County school boardRead the original story

    Oct 2, 2014 | Gazette.net

    The Prince George's County school system is undergoing a period of enormous change as new protocols are implemented to address longstanding challenges. For example, the county school board now includes appointed members, the county executive now has more direct involvement in schools and the school system - like many nationwide - are working to conform with the new Common Core curriculum.

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

    Oct 1, 2014 | 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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  14. Prince Georgea s residents debate possible county sites for FBIRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | Gazette.net

    A 62-acre site in Greenbelt is one of three vying to become the new FBI headquarters, but some residents think Greenbelt may not be the best site. “For the reasons they argue it could benefit Greenbelt, I think it could benefit Landover, because that's in the central part of the county, and I think that part of the county needs more facilities,” said Robert Snyder of Greenbelt.

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  15. Greenbelt father forming parentsa group to help navigate special ed processRead the original story

    Sep 18, 2014 | Gazette.net

    Chris Casey of Greenbelt said it was challenging navigating the special education system to get services for his son, Alec, who was diagnosed with dyslexia and other learning disabilities. To help other parents better find and access resources, Casey is working on forming a local chapter of the Learning Disabilities Association.

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  16. Greenbelt mall honors Harlem Remembrance trioRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | Gazette.net

    From left, Carolyn Mills-Matthews, Dorothy Bailey and David Harrington of the Prince George's Harlem Renaissance Foundation unveil their portrait on the Wall of Fame on Sept. 11 at Beltway Plaza Mall in Greenbelt.

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  17. Greenbelt mall honors Harlem Remembrance trioRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | Gazette.net

    From left, Carolyn Mills-Matthews, Dorothy Bailey and David Harrington of the Prince George's Harlem Renaissance Foundation unveil their portrait on the Wall of Fame on Sept. 11 at Beltway Plaza Mall in Greenbelt.

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  18. Oxon Hill still waiting to use new stadiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | Gazette.net

    Gwynn Park High School quarterback Aaron Parker scrambles under pressure from Eleanor Roosevelt's Alhaji Sankoh and Deondre Whyte during Monday's football game in Greenbelt. Fans and players of Oxon Hill High School's football team have a brand new stadium, complete with an artificial turf playing surface, to look forward to this season.

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  19. a The Warriorsa empowers girls in Fort WashingtonRead the original story

    Sep 10, 2014 | Gazette.net

    After joining The Warriors, a group organized to motivate teenage girls, the 16-year-old from Fort Washington said she made the cut. Daughtry said she was encouraged by Fort Washington resident Erin Dorsey, 26, who started The Warriors earlier this year to empower girls ages 12 to 19 through community service and leadership training.

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  20. Roosevelt focuses on improving its defenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2014 | Gazette.net

    Players to watch Bladensburg Carlos Cordova, Mynor Perez Bowie Dalwin Granados, Brenden LeMaster Crossland Andre Ferguson Jr., Rodney Ngoh DeMatha James Gielen, Keegan Meyer Charles H. Flowers John Gansallo, Marcus Ragland Forestville Alex Benitez, William Garcia Laurel Alfredo Llinas, Kelly Marah Oxon Hill Denis Baca, Guadalupe Terrazas Parkdale ... (more)

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