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  1. Greenbelt recognizes ACE studentsRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | Gazette.net

    The Greenbelt City Council and other elected officials recognized top students from six Greenbelt schools during its regular May 11 city council meeting. The Greenbelt Advisory Committee on Education, or ACE, annually recognizes students who exemplify Greenbelt and make positive impacts on their community, according to ACE board member Don Rich.

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  2. Students from Flowers, Largo win in Scholastic OlympicsRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | Gazette.net

    Students from Charles H. Flowers High School in Springdale and Largo High School took top honors in the 2015 Scholastic Olympics, held May 2 at the College Park Aviation Museum. Scholastic Olympics is a grassroots academic competition featuring students from Prince George's County and elsewhere in the Washington, D.C., metropolitan region, according to its website.

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  3. Roosevelt basketball star transferring to RiverdaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Gazette.net

    Eleanor Roosevelt High School's Kaila Charles announced this week that she is transferring to Riverdale Baptist School for her senior year and is committed to playing college basketball at the University of Maryland, College Park. Kaila Charles, who led Eleanor Roosevelt High School to two consecutive Class 4A girls basketball titles, announced on Monday that she is committed to playing for the University of Maryland women's basketball team.

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  4. Greenbelt high school SADD chapter receives regional awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | Gazette.net

    Joanne Read, sponsor of the Eleanor Roosevelt High School Students Against Destructive Decisions group, receives a plaque and a check May 1 from Kurt Erickson president of the Washington Regional Alcohol Program for the Greenbelt school's efforts to prevent underage drinking and drinking and driving. The Eleanor Roosevelt High School chapter of Students Against Destructive Decisions, or SADD, has been recognized for the 11th year in a row by a regional nonprofit and automobile insurance company.

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  5. Prince Georgea s insect projects take flight at international science fairRead the original story

    Monday May 4 | Gazette.net

    Insects rule in Prince George's County Public Schools, where two students will be presenting their entomological research at an international science fair this month. Emma Thrift, 17, of Bowie, a senior at Eleanor Roosevelt High School in Greenbelt, and Oreoluwa Aluko, 16, of Upper Marlboro, a senior at Charles H. Flowers High School in Springdale, were the top two PGCPS high school winners in the 2015 Prince George's County Area Science Fair, held at Flowers on March 21. The two will go on to compete in the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair starting May 10-15 in Pittsburgh.

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  6. Greenbelt high school SADD chapter receives regional awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | Gazette.net

    Joanne Read, sponsor of the Eleanor Roosevelt High School Students Against Destructive Decisions group, receives a plaque and a check May 1 from Kurt Erickson president of the Washington Regional Alcohol Program for the Greenbelt school's efforts to prevent underage drinking and drinking and driving. The Eleanor Roosevelt High School chapter of Students Against Destructive Decisions, or SADD, has been recognized for the 11th year in a row by a regional nonprofit and automobile insurance company.

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  7. Flowers High School teacher celebrates 10th year as drama directorRead the original story

    Apr 24, 2015 | Gazette.net

    For her 10th production of the Jaguar Players of Charles Herbert Flowers High School in Springdale, Shanelle Ingram wanted to explore life's struggles in her third original piece “Love...Peace...& Soul.” The play, which kicked off April 17 and runs through May 2, helps tie in two of Ingram's passions. “Everyone knows I love my job and working with children in Prince George's County,” said Ingram, a county resident who serves as the director and producer for the Jaguars.

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  8. Flowers High School teacher celebrates 10th year as drama directorRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2015 | Gazette.net

    For her 10th production of the Jaguar Players of Charles Herbert Flowers High School in Springdale, Shanelle Ingram wanted to explore life's struggles in her third original piece “Love...Peace...& Soul.” The play, which kicked off April 17 and runs through May 2, helps tie in two of Ingram's passions. “Everyone knows I love my job and working with children in Prince George's County,” said Ingram, a county resident who serves as the director and producer for the Jaguars.

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  9. Berwyn Heights bridge collapse causes delays for Metro, MARC travelersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | Gazette.net

    A construction crane caused the collapse of a Berwyn Heights pedestrian bridge Wednesday, closing tracks to MARC and Metro trains between College Park and Greenbelt. Metro and MARC train service between College Park and Greenbelt has been interrupted after a pedestrian bridge over the tracks collapsed.

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  10. Greenbelt looks to brighter budget futureRead the original story

    Apr 9, 2015 | Gazette.net

    City Manager Michael McLaughlin presented the $26.4 billion Fiscal 2016 budget during the council's March 23 meeting, stating that revenues have shown significant improvement for the first time since 2009. McLaughlin said this is the first year the budget has risen above the $24.5 million to $25.5 million budget the city has had since 2009, and revenues are 3.3 percent higher than in the previous fiscal year.

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  11. Bowie film festival celebrates 10 years of showtimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | Gazette.net

    This image from a drug bust was taken by Craig Herndon, a former Washington Post photographer, and is featured in his film, “What is News: Most Black Men are not Criminals!” The film is part of the 10th annual Heritage Film Festival in Bowie. Celebrating a decade of honoring Prince George's and regional filmmakers of all ages, the 10th annual Heritage Film Festival will be held today through Saturday at the South Bowie Library.

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  12. Proposal features no tax increases, improved revenuesRead the original story

    Apr 8, 2015 | Gazette.net

    City Manager Michael McLaughlin presented the $26.4 billion Fiscal 2016 budget during the council's March 23 meeting, stating that revenues have shown significant improvement for the first time since 2009. McLaughlin said this is the first year the budget has risen above the $24.5 million to $25.5 million budget the city has had since 2009, and revenues are 3.3 percent higher than in the previous fiscal year.

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  13. Man fatally stabbed in GreenbeltRead the original story

    Mar 31, 2015 | Gazette.net

    Greenbelt Police officers responded to the 9100 block of Edmonston Road at about 10:04 p.m. after receiving a report of an attempted stabbing. They found a 38-year-old man suffering from apparent stab wounds, according to a statement from the Greenbelt Police Department.

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  14. Bowie looks to end Roosevelta s dynastyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | Gazette.net

    Bowie High School's Nolan Jones transferred from DeMatha and is expected to be one of the top tennis players in the county. Year after year, it's the Eleanor Roosevelt High School tennis team that finishes the season as champions of Prince George's County.

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  15. Bowie looks to end Roosevelta s dynastyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | Gazette.net

    Bowie High School's Nolan Jones transferred from DeMatha and is expected to be one of the top tennis players in the county. Year after year, it's the Eleanor Roosevelt High School tennis team that finishes the season as champions of Prince George's County.

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  16. Roosevelt guard plays big in region title victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | Gazette.net

    Eleanor Roosevelt's High School's Ashia McCalla is defended by Parkdale's Taylah Martin and Nailah Jones during Monday's game at Northwestern. On one end of the floor, Kaila Charles was a shot blocker and paint protector, swatting away balls both from the inside and the perimeter.

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  17. Members say organization continues to serve after Civil Rights MovementRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | Gazette.net

    Ginikachi Eburouh, a member of the Prince George's County NAACP Youth Council, earned a silver medal in architecture from the Afro-Academic, Cultural, Technological and Scientific Olympics last July in Las Vegas. While the Prince George's County branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People may be celebrating its 80th anniversary this year, but members say the fight for equality continues and they're looking to the next generation to bring about economic, social and educational parity.

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  18. Greenbelt, other cities to produce video for FBIRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | Gazette.net

    Garth Beall, development attorney for the site of a proposed FBI headquarters in Greenbelt, points out proposed interchange ramp changes on a map held by Greenbelt City Manager Michael McLaughlin during a Feb. 18 meeting. Greenbelt officials are hoping a video extolling the benefits of the north Prince George's county region will help sway decision makers in its bid to become the future site for the new FBI headquarters.

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  19. Keeping it briefRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2015 | Gazette.net

    A year ago, DeMatha Catholic High School boys basketball player Markelle Fultz was a junior varsity player for the Stags. Sunday afternoon, Fultz was awarded the Washington Catholic Athletic Conference's Player of the Year award after a remarkable season.

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  20. Greenbelt, other cities to produce video for FBIRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Gazette.net

    Garth Beall, development attorney for the site of a proposed FBI headquarters in Greenbelt, points out proposed interchange ramp changes on a map held by Greenbelt City Manager Michael McLaughlin during a Feb. 18 meeting. Greenbelt officials are hoping a video extolling the benefits of the north Prince George's county region will help sway decision makers in its bid to become the future site for the new FBI headquarters.

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