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Bowie, Maryland is located in Prince Georges County. Zip codes in Bowie, MD include 20718, 20717, and 20721. The median home price in Bowie is $320,000 which is roughly $143/per square foot. More Bowie information.

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Prince George's and Southern Maryland Going Out Guide, April 24-30, 2014

"The Colored Museum" Bowie State's Spring Arts Festival continues with this interactive presentation of monologues that portray the African American experience of the 1980s.

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Wed Apr 23, 2014

Gazette.net

Melford Village development approved by Bowie City Council

Bowie residents who oppose the Melford Village development - which could bring up to 2,500 new housing units to the city - will have to take their arguments to the Prince George's County Planning Board since the Bowie City Council voted to approve the project in a 6-to-1 vote.

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The Washington Post

Prince George's County Animal Watch

These were among cases received recently by the Prince George's County Animal Management Division.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

WUSA-TV Washington

2 Md. residents plead guilty in mortgage fraud scheme

Two Md. residents pleaded guilty Monday and Tuesday to conspiring to commit wire fraud in connection with a mortgage scheme involving the purchase of two properties located on North Patterson Park Avenue in Baltimore, Md.

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The Washington Post

MetroAccess driver accused of assaulting female passenger faces Prince George's jury

A former driver of a shuttle service for disabled passengers is expected to face a Prince George's County jury Tuesday after a rider accused him of sexual assault during a trip home to Bowie, Md.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

Patch.com

Bowie $850K WOW House With Marble Entry, Teak Floors, Land to Subdivide

This gated estate sits on over 2.5 acres of subdividable property, with a landscaped yard, and pond with a waterfall.

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The Afro American Newspaper

Prince George's County, Md. to Hold Ninth Annual Heritage Film Festival

The ninth annual Heritage Film Festival is set for April 17 to 19 at the South Bowie Library in Bowie, Md.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

Gazette.net

Laurel nurses protest contract proposal

Instead of working her four-hour shift at Laurel Regional Hospital on Wednesday, Andrea Magel of Bowie marched outside the building with about 30 other employees, chanting “Gotta feed my children, gotta pay my rent, ask Dimensions where the money went.” The Laurel sidewalk was one of three Prince George's County locations where ... (more)

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WGBH

President Obama's Favorite County - At Least When it Comes to Giving Speeches

President Barack Obama speaks during a visit to Bladensburg High School April 7, 2014 in Bladensburg, Maryland.

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Patch.com

Bowie Police to Collect Unwanted Prescription Drugs

Bowie residents can keep unused prescription drugs out of the landfill and away from kids by dropping them off at a Prescription Drug Take Back Day from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on April 26 at the Bowie Police Department.

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Patch.com

Job Openings in Bowie, Prince George's County

Here's a sampling of recent job postings in and around Prince George's County: Lead Park Police Communications Technician at The Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Co.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

Gazette.net

Some municipalities exceeded snow removal accounts by 50 to 90 percent

With the last of the winter storms apparently behind them, some Prince George's County municipalities are surveying the damage incurred - to their bank accounts.

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Gazette.net

Bowie doga s death prompts owner assistance fund

A Bowie Police Officer assists the dog, Otis, with an oxygen mask designed for pets on Oct. 23, 2013 after a home caught on fire in Bowie.

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Gazette.net

Bowie reading program expands dropoff locations

Donation boxes for used books have been stationed around Bowie, including this one at Samuel Ogle Middle School.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Gazette.net

City Council considering increases to police department, new sports facility

Bowie residents could have four more police officers patrolling the streets and a new non-emergency hotline for city services without seeing an increase in their property taxes for a fifth year in a row - a first in the city's history.

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Forbes.com

Inovalon Provides Reason For Optimism For the Future Of Healthcare

A Series of Forbes Insights Profiles of Thought Leaders Changing the Business Landscape: Dr. Keith Dunleavy, Founder and CEO, Inovalona Most of the news surrounding the state of healthcare is depressing.

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The Ashland Daily Tidings

White House news group honors black reporter it once barred

Sherman McAlpin, a retired U.S. Air Force veteran who currently works for the Department of the Navy at the Pentagon, poses at his home in Bowie, Md., on Wednesday, April 9, 2014, with a photograph of himself as a boy with his father, Harry McAlpin, a Kentucky lawyer, civil rights activist and the first black reporter to cover a presidential news ... (more)

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Patch.com

Driver in Critical Condition After Crashing into Tree, Not Wearing Seat Belt

A Bowie man is in critical condition at Baltimore Shock Trauma after his vehicle crashed into a tree Monday morning in Gambrills.

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The Baltimore Sun

Participants navigate Howard housing at annual fair

The eighth annual Come Home to Howard County fair on Saturday, April 12 attracted 900 people who spent half of a sunny, 70-degree day at Long Reach High School, sitting in information sessions, taking community tours and hoping to win a housing lottery.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

Patch.com

Bowie $1.2 Million Restored Plantation House, 5 Acres, In-Ground Pool

Pleasant Prospect was built in the late 1700s by Dr. Issac Duckett and restored by the current owners.

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