5 hrs ago
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
TFK reports from National History Day in College Park, Md.
Usually when people celebrate, they are recognizing a birthday, a sports achievement or a holiday.
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10 hrs ago
3 Deaths Prompt Pedestrian Safety Concerns on U.S. 1
More warning signs have been posted and lights have been changed to give pedestrians more time to safely cross U.S. 1 in College Park after three pedestrians, including two students, were struck by drivers in fatal accidents in 2014.
20 hrs ago
Fire at McDonald's in College Park
Route 1 near the University of Maryland was temporarily closed Thursday morning after a fire at a McDonald's.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Maryland basketball recruiting: 5-star center Diamond Stone says he wants to visit College Park
Randy Edsall and Maryland football have been on quite the run recently, grabbing more than a dozen commits in the past two months and generally killing it on the recruiting trail.
Insurance Journal West
No El Nino Yet But Chances Remain High: U.S. Climate Center
A weather-changing El Nino has yet to develop in the Pacific Ocean, according to government forecasters are who maintaining a "watch" initiated in March.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Ikea Tells Uniformed Cop to Lock His Gun in His Car, or Leave
Independence Day at an Ikea store in College Park, Maryland, produced one of the more bizarre moments of the recent national holiday: A uniformed police officer was told that he was not welcome in the store as long as he was carrying his firearm.
The Washington Post
Officers remember PCP-fueled shoot out in College Park
As many people celebrated Independence Day weekend with out-of-town trips or backyard barbecues, one Prince George's County police officer remembered the time he could have died during a shooting in College Park.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Students push for women to pursue STEM education
Three County College of Morris students who are helping to further the cause of women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math took part in a conference for student leaders dedicated to the effort.
Profile in Terpage: Derwin Gray
Four stars. He was the top player in D.C. coming out of high school and the ninth-best offensive tackle in the nation and was the second-best prep school player nationally.
Docs: Driver was drunk during fatal hit-and-run
A 33-year-old man faces several drunken driving charges after a fatal crash involving a pedestrian near the University of Maryland, College Park campus.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
The Baltimore Sun
University of Maryland, city urge pedestrian safety on U.S. 1
The students said they know jaywalking on the major thoroughfare is dangerous - three people have been struck and killed by drivers there in the past six months - but they said they've become accustomed to drivers yielding to them on campus.
Police: Woman, 21, Killed On Dangerous Stretch Of Route 1 In College Park By Drunk Driver
COLLEGE PARK, Md. - A Randallstown mother loses her only child after the 21-year-old is hit by a drunk driver in College Park.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Suspected Drunk Driver Charged in College Park Fatal Hit-and-Run
A Virginia man reportedly driving with a blood alcohol level twice the legal limit has been arrested for striking a pedestrian in College Park and leaving the scene of the fatal accident.
The Baltimore Sun
Woman killed in hit-and-run in College Park
A woman was killed in a hit-and-run early Sunday in College Park, Prince George's County police said.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
State Police Warning Marylanders: Don't Drink & Drive
COLLEGE PARK, Md. - Don't drive and drive. That's the message from Maryland State Police this holiday weekend, as millions hit the road for Fourth of July celebrations.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Ahead of Arthur: Powerful, damaging thunderstorms blow through D.C. region
Ahead of Hurricane Arthur, powerful storms moved through the D.C. metro area on Thursday evening -- downing trees, damaging buildings and triggering power outages that left thousands in the dark.
Storm Leaves Damage, Thousands Without Power
As of 8 p.m. Thursday, Pepco is reporting about 9,000 are without power in D.C., about 28,000 are without power in Montgomery County and roughly 3,000 customers are in the dark in Prince George's County.
Part of College Park Apartment Building's Roof Blows Off During Storm
A part of the roof on the 7-story Enclave apartment building in College Park blew off during Thursday's storms.
Storms Tear Roof Off Apartment, Lightning Strikes Woman
Severe thunderstorms in the region blew the roof an apartment building near the University of Maryland campus in College Park Thursday afternoon, while a Montgomery County woman was struck by lightning.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Bowie launches new resident notification system
Bowie residents are now able to access the city's new resident communication system that will send emergency alerts as well as relevant community information directly to subscribers' phones or email inboxes.