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  1. Greenbelt chief recognized for community policingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | Gazette.net

    Greenbelt Police Chief James “Jim” Craze unveils his portrait on the Beltway Plaza Mall's Wall of Fame on Tuesday accompanied by Greenbelt Mayor Emmett Jordan, Mayor Pro Tem Judith “J” Davis, and Craze's wife, Celia Craze. For over a quarter of a century, community policing has been the watchword for Greenbelt's top law enforcement officer, and on Tuesday evening, Police Chief James “Jim” Craze was recognized for his efforts.

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  2. Incongruent Purple Line ridership figures raise questionsRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 11 | Gazette.net

    The Silver Spring Transit Center is planned to be one of 21 stations along the proposed Purple Line. Gov. Larry Hogan is expected to make a decision on the Purple Line project's future soon.

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  3. Governor expected to make decision on rail projecta s future soonRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 9 | Gazette.net

    The Silver Spring Transit Center is planned to be one of 21 stations along the proposed Purple Line. Gov. Larry Hogan is expected to make a decision on the Purple Line project's future soon.

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  4. Supporters seek Chevy Chase records on spendingRead the original story

    May 28, 2015 | Gazette.net

    The town of Chevy Chase owes neither a pro-Purple Line group nor a blogger free copies of documents that might detail how it spent hundreds of thousands of dollars on lawyers, lobbyists and public relations firms to stop the proposed 16-mile light-rail line from running through town, its lawyers argue in court filings. Those arguments, filed May 11 in Montgomery County Circuit Court, is the town's reaction to a lawsuit by the Action Committee for Transit and activist Benjamin Ross of Bethesda.

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  5. Purple Line decision might come in JuneRead the original story

    May 26, 2015 | Gazette.net

    A last-ditch meeting to convince Gov. Larry Hogan of the need to keep the Purple Line on track went well, Montgomery County Executive Isiah Leggett said. Leggett met behind closed doors Thursday with Hogan and Prince George's County Executive Rushern L. Baker III to talk about the Purple Line, specifically the economic reasons for building it.

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  6. Body cameras are a good measure of accountabilityRead the original story

    May 21, 2015 | Gazette.net

    Those of us who are middle-aged or beyond remember that catch phrase from Allen Funt's TV show. It was a time when hidden cameras were best known for pranks and inane interactions, for an audience's entertainment.

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  7. Incumbents ousted in Cottage City, mayor retains role in BrentwoodRead the original story

    May 5, 2015 | Gazette.net

    Incumbents in Cottage City have lost their seats following landslide victories by a newcomer and a former town commissioner, while the appointed mayor in Brentwood was elected to the role for the first time during the May 4 municipal elections. In the Cottage City Ward 1 race, newcomer Abel Núñez earned 127 votes while the incumbent, Commissioner Chair Richard Côté, earned 40 votes, according to preliminary election results from Cottage City.

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  8. Municipal elections skew heavy toward incumbents, former council membersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2015 | Gazette.net

    Candidates for New Carrollton's City Council elections speak at Candidateís Night on April 23. Jim Wildoner, Lincoln Lashley, Sarah Potter Robbins, June Garrett, Angela N. Carroll, Michael Bance, Richard J. Bechtold. Residents in New Carrollton and Fairmount Heights are gearing up for elections on Monday that could result in fresh faces on the City Council and the mayor's office.

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  9. Enough delay, ita s time to deliver the Purple LineRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2015 | Gazette.net

    Jim Dinegar, president of the Greater Washington Board of Trade, discusses the benefits of the proposed Purple Line light rail system and the industries it would help connect during a Purple Line summit Feb. 4 at the University of Maryland, College Park. The fate of the Purple Line will be decided in the next few weeks. 1 comment

  10. Purple Linea s projected economic impact growsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | Gazette.net

    Alexander Metcalf, president of Transportation Economics & Managment Systems Inc. in Frederick, provides an updated report on the economic impact of the Purple Line to a group of business leaders gathered Monday in Silver Spring. More than 27,000 new jobs, $2.2 billion in new income and $12.8 billion in property value would be added to the region if the Purple Line is built, a new study says.

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  11. Purple Linea s projected economic impact growsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Gazette.net

    Alexander Metcalf, the president of Transportation Economics & Managment Systems Inc., provides an updated report on the economic impact of the Purple Line to a group of business leaders gathered Monday in Silver Spring. More than 27,000 new jobs, $2.2 billion in new income and $12.8 billion in property value would be added to the region if the Purple Line is built, a new study says.

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  12. Purple Linea s projected economic impact growsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Gazette.net

    Alexander Metcalf, the president of Transportation Economics & Managment Systems Inc., provides an updated report on the economic impact of the Purple Line to a group of business leaders gathered Monday in Silver Spring. More than 27,000 new jobs, $2.2 billion in new income and $12.8 billion in property value would be added to the region if the Purple Line is built, a new study says.

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  13. Montomery County appeals ruling on Purple Line fenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Gazette.net

    Ajay Bhatt won his case over his fence along on the Georgetown Branch of the Capital Crescent Trail in Chevy Chase, but the county is appealing a circuit court judge's ruling. The case of a Chevy Chase homeowner who built his back fence in the path of the proposed light-rail Purple Line might be headed to the state's highest court.

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  14. Delaney, Sarbanes call for Congress to act on transportation fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | Gazette.net

    U.S. Reps. John K. Delaney and John S. Sarbanes listen to Montgomery County Department of Transportation Acting Director Al Roshdieh at a Stand Up 4 Transportation event at the Fleet Services building in Rockville.

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  15. Parent of twins with autism honoredRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2015 | Gazette.net

    Greenbelt resident Joseph Polanin, center, at home with his son, William, and daughter, Elizabeth, was recently honored for his contributions at Margaret Brent Regional School in New Carrollton.

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  16. Tax prep assistance at South Bowie, New Carrollton librariesRead the original story

    Mar 2, 2015 | Gazette.net

    The Prince George's County Memorial Library System is offering free tax assistance for individuals filing their 2014 federal and state taxes. Facilitators will assist tax filers earning $60,000 or less in 2014 from 1-5 p.m. March 22 and April 12 at the New Carrollton branch library and March 1 and March 15 at the South Bowie branch library, said Robin Jacobsen, PGCMLS director of community engagement.

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  17. Paving the way for better bridgesRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2015 | Gazette.net

    Many commuters have probably wondered as they sat in bumper-to-bumper traffic on an overpass or drove under a bridge: Just how safe are these structures? Well, one woman found out the hard way - as pieces of concrete from an I-495 bridge in Prince George's County fell on her car - sparking renewed concerns about the condition of our transportation infrastructure. An inspection of state-owned bridges was announced soon afterward, but concerns are far from over.

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  18. Greenbelt, other cities to produce video for FBIRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | Gazette.net

    Garth Beall, development attorney for the site of a proposed FBI headquarters in Greenbelt, points out proposed interchange ramp changes on a map held by Greenbelt City Manager Michael McLaughlin during a Feb. 18 meeting. Greenbelt officials are hoping a video extolling the benefits of the north Prince George's county region will help sway decision makers in its bid to become the future site for the new FBI headquarters.

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  19. Prince Georgea s school board approves closing two schoolsRead the original story

    Feb 16, 2015 | Gazette.net

    Fanchon Christopher of Landover said the impending closure of Kenmoor Elementary School is a painful one for her family, particularly her son, a fourth grader at the school. “He only had one more year left,” said Christopher, who is president of the school's PTA.

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  20. Prince Georgea s communities offer free pet spay and neuterRead the original story

    Feb 16, 2015 | Gazette.net

    Greenbelt, College Park, New Carrollton and Berwyn Heights - has announced a new no-cost pet spay and neuter program for residents. The program is funded through a $75,000 spay/neuter initiative grant from the state and should fund 600 to 650 procedures for residents of the four cities, said Celia Craze, Greenbelt's director of planning and community development.

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