9 hrs ago
Yes, you can grow your own hops
Jameson in Centreville, Md., on the Eastern Shore writes: "Do you have any specific tips on growing hops in this area? I'm hoping to find plants that are local and adjusted to our unique climate."
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Sat Mar 08, 2014
Learn More About Dual Enrollment in College, High School Classes
Prince George's County Public Schools will host two parent information sessions next week for enrollment into the Dual Enrollment Program, designed for high school seniors and juniors who want to enroll in college-level courses.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Best bets: Boats, beer and Bluegrass
Atlas Performing Arts Center, H Street NE - Intersections Festival DC - Saturday has a full day of family events, music dance and more.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
The Washington Post
O'Malley says he'll seek to restore inflation provision to his minimum-wage legislation
Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley, center, speaks during a roundtable discussion with business owners who support raising the state's minimum wage on Thursday, March 6, 2017, in Upper Marlboro.
O'Malley planning roundtable with business owners
Gov. Martin O'Malley will visit Upper Marlboro for a discussion with businesses owners who support a minimum wage increase.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
The Washington Post
Prince Georgea s candidates file for open seats on BOE
Twelve candidates, including two new appointees in the Baker administration, are vying for four district seats on the Prince George's County Board of Education, according to recent election filings.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
What's Open, What's Closed Monday in Prince George's County
Monday is yet another snow day in the county, schools aren't the only thing closed.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Best bets: Aerial acrobats and monster trucks
Don't let the cold weather keep you inside this weekend. Check out some live music, aerial acrobats and a monster truck show.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Jay's Giants Blog
Archaeology of the War of 1812
During the War of 1812, the British certainly thought so. Their Chesapeake Campaign spanned forces from Alexandria to the Eastern Shore.
Tying the knot, with a twist
In the hustle and bustle of planning a wedding, it's common for couples to overlook small details that could have a large impact on their big day, Prince George's County wedding planners said.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
The White House
West Wing Week 02/21/14 or "Don't Make Small Plans, Make Big Plans"
This week, the President traveled to the North American Leaders Summit in Toluca, Mexico, to California to address the current drought and to meet with the King of Jordan, and to Upper Marlboro, Maryland to announce an increase in fuel efficiency standards for heavy trucks.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Parents say proposed school boundary changes will hurt community, families
Parents of students attending Cesar Chavez and Perrywood elementary schools spoke out against proposed boundary changes Tuesday night, asking officials not to break apart the school communities they have built.
To Help Trucks Burn Less Fuel, Streamline Trailers
The president's call for fuel efficiency standards for large trucks and buses yesterday will allow vehicle manufacturers to tackle crucial energy savings left out in the first phase of the regulation, said industry experts yesterday.
UMD Announces "Terp Farm" Sustainable Farming Operation
Site will offer four-season vegetable production to be used in selected dining halls and campus food truck, as well as to the campus community.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
Monterey County Herald
Obama makes case for more fuel-efficient trucks
UPPER MARLBORO, Md. - Drawing a link between reduced fuel consumption and climate change, President Barack Obama said Tuesday that his administration will issue tougher fuel-efficiency standards for delivery trucks by March 2016.
The Interesting Detail Obama Perhaps Didn't Notice About Where He Gave His Latest Speech
President Barack Obama hit a Safeway distribution center in Upper Marlboro, Md., on Tuesday, where he reminisced about the grocery chain at an event to announce fuel efficiency standards.
Are hybrid car purchases helping consumers save money in the long run?
Some car buyers are still skeptical of purchasing a hybrid vehicle, observing other drivers as the guinea pigs for the new models.
Upper Marlboro community: a They need to tell us what the issue isa
Bill Ryan/The Gazette One of four Stratford Estates lots located near historical property in Upper Marlboro, on Saturday February 15, 2014.
Heavy-duty vehicles in Obama crosshairs
President Obama will unveil the next phase of fuel economy and greenhouse gas standards for heavy-duty vehicles on Tuesday.
1963A1 2 Ford Galaxie - Following Tradition
Building a mild custom is an exercise in creative restraint. Too few updates and it will wind up looking like a stocker, too many and it borders on crossing into full custom territory.