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The Washington Post
Landover-area man is found in his car after Silver Alert issued
The stalled Cadillac was old, the man with it also old. A volunteer firefighter from Prince George's County recognized them both Saturday as he drove to his firehouse, and he stopped.
Fri May 24, 2013
IRS Secretary Arrested for Racking Up $8,515 of Personal Items on Agency Credit Card
In the latest news rising out of the ashes of what once were the pristine halls of the IRS, a secretary has been arrested and charged with a felony for using an IRS issued credit card for personal items.
Thu May 23, 2013
Get Out Greenbelt: Kenny Chesney Concert, Bike Rally, Face Painting at the Movies
Each week, Patch puts together a list of local activities and events going on in your area this weekend.
Wed May 22, 2013
The Smoking Gun
DOCUMENT: IRS Worker Used Federal Plastic For Amazon Buys
MAY 21--Entrusted with a government credit card, an Internal Revenue Service worker allegedly used the plastic for a years-long Amazon.com shopping spree that netted her hundreds of items, including a chocolate fondue fountain; Bollywood movies; Pampers; Harlequin romance novels; Omaha Steaks; Apple Bottoms skinny jeans; mango body wash; and a ... (more)
Symbol of Islamic Conquest
A 100-million-dollar mosque in Maryland is slated to be "the largest and most striking examples of Islamic architecture in the western hemisphere." Conquest.
Maryland TEDCO honors three Prince George's County tech companies
Three Prince George's County technology companies took top honors in a Maryland Technology Development Corp.
Wed May 08, 2013
Oxford Eagle Online Edition
Versatile combo guard picks Ole Miss Rebels
A versatile ball handler with the ability to score is what Ole Miss men's basketball coach Andy Kennedy recently added to his roster for the 2013-14 season.
Mon May 06, 2013
Heather Hills Elementary parents say meeting failed to explain need for earlier school day
Heather Hills Elementary School parents say a meeting on Wednesday regarding plans to start the Bowie school 25 minutes earlier failed to provide sound reasons for making the change - so they are reaching out to city and Prince George's County school officials in hopes of getting more answers.
Sat May 04, 2013
Young Muslims struggle to define themselves, their faith
In 2001, Sami Elzaharna was a 14-year-old in Saudi Arabia and not very engaged in Islam.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
NAPA Statement on Reducing Flight Delays Act of 2013
Lanham, Md. - National Asphalt Pavement Association President Mike Acott released the following statement today regarding Congressional actions to end air-traffic controller furloughs: "The goal of ensuring the travelling public can move freely across the country is important, so Congress's move to end air traffic control furloughs is the right ... (more)
Mon Apr 29, 2013
Two Saturday house fires displace residents in Chapel Oaks, Lanham
A two-story, single-family home in Chapel Oaks was the first house fire reported around 4:30 p.m. Saturday, said Mark Brady, a Prince George's County Fire/EMS Department spokesman.