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Fort Washington, Maryland is located in Prince Georges County. Zip codes in Fort Washington, MD include 20744, 20749, and 20750. The median home price in Fort Washington is $255,000 which is roughly $153/per square foot. More Fort Washington information.

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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 Jul 22, 2014

The Washington Post

Milloy: The collapsed hillside that united a small Prince George's neighborhood

When a natural disaster results in property loss, insurance companies sometimes invoke a legal term - "act of God," which exempts them from claims.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Gazette.net

Prince Georgea s council approves MGM casino site plan

Despite lingering concerns about traffic and lighting, the Prince George's County Council, sitting as the District Council, voted 8-1 in favor of MGM's detailed site plan for a casino complex at National Harbor.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

Gazette.net

Piscataway Hills residents organize to save Fort Washington neighborhood

Wearing T-shirts and stickers declaring “Save Piscataway Hills,” residents displaced by a landslide in their Fort Washington community took a unified stand July 16 to demand repairs to a damaged road and the ability to remain in their homes.

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CBS Local

County $4 Million Short of Fixing Ft. Washington Slope Failure

Prince George's County officials have laid out a $15 million plan to shore up the ground in a Fort Washington neighborhood and allow most of the 28 property owners affected by a landslide earlier this year to return home.

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WTOP-FM Washington

Homeowners hear new plan to repair Fort Washington slope failure

Homeowners in Fort Washington who were affected by a slope failure in May have already heard two plans that would resolve the problem.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

The Washington Post

Piscataway Hills: The Prince George's neighborhood that could be no more

Jonathan Heyman and Elysse Kremens, who are engaged to be married, sit on the front steps of their Piscataway Hills home in Fort Washington, Md.

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Gazette.net

Decision expected when members reconvene July 21

With only six members present at Monday's hearing, the Prince George's County Council, sitting as the District Council, chose to wait one week before approving the detailed site plan for the proposed MGM casino at National Harbor.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

WUSA-TV Washington

PG County police help "moove" cows out of street

All in a day's work for PGPD patrol officers. Earlier this week, District IV officers were called out to Bock Road in PG County police help "moove" cows out of street FORT WASHINGTON -- All in a day's work for PGPD patrol officers.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

City Paper

Courtland Milloy Sticks by His Bike Column, Say It's a "Public Service"

Courtland Milloy owns a bike. It currently has a flat tire, but he still owns it and says it's pretty nice - a multispeed Bianchi that he likes to ride around Hains Point or to Mount Vernon from his home in Fort Washington, Md.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

City Paper

Two More Candidates Enter Attorney General Race

After experiencing a series of candidate entrances and exits , the race to be the District's first elected attorney general is starting to take shape, with both public policy lawyer Lateefah Williams and defense attorney Karl Racine picking up nominating petitions today.

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The Washington Post

People from all walks of life pay final respects to Wayne K. Curry

All day long, people filed past the flag draped casket of former Prince George's County Executive Wayne K. Curry as it rested in the main corridor of the County Administration Building in Upper Marlboro.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

The Washington Post

Prince Georgea s tries to address its graduation rate

As most school districts across the Washington region and the nation experienced rising high school graduation rates during the past decade - including the highest national graduation rate in history - Prince George's County continued to lag behind in its effort to get students a diploma, moving against the national trend.

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The Washington Post

5 midsummer ros s to try

Availability information is based on distributor records. Wines might not be in stock at every listed store and might be sold at additional stores.

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Sat Jul 05, 2014

Gazette.net

Prince Georgea s commits $11M to repair Fort Washington road

Prince George's County officials will commit $11 million toward repairing a road damaged by a slope failure in Fort Washington, but unless they receive additional funds from the state, the affected homes may not be safe enough for residents to occupy.

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Tue Jul 01, 2014

CBS Local

Displaced By Road Collapse, Fort Washington Residents Told County Can't Afford Repairs

FORT WASHINGTON, Md. -Residents in Fort Washington who were forced out of their homes in May were given their options at a meeting Monday night.

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Mon Jun 30, 2014

The Washington Post

Pr. George's County needs state funds to fix Piscataway Hills slope

Prince George's County Executive Rushern L. Baker III told Piscataway Hills residents displaced by a landslide that the county scrounged up $11 million to pay for a plan developed by engineers that would stabilize the slope and repair the road in the Fort Washington area.

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NBC Washington

More Prince George's Co. Homes in Danger of Slope Failure

There are rising concerns another stretch of homes in a Ft. Washington neighborhood need to be evacuated due to a possible slope failure.

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Wed Jun 25, 2014

Gazette.net

Muse staves off challenge of Dist. 26 delegate in Senate race

In District 26, Prince George's County voters elected Sen. Anthony Muse in Tuesday's 2014 gubernatorial primary election.

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Gazette.net

Edwards easily earns Dist. 4 Congress Democratic nomination

Incumbent U.S. Congresswoman Donna Edwards of Fort Washington beat challenger Warren Christopher by about 28,000 votes in the 4th Congressional District primary race Tuesday.

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