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Eleanor Roosevelt

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  • Former Laurel resident and Roosevelt High grad earns doctorate from Harvard

    James Daniel Whitfield, a 2002 graduate of Eleanor Roosevelt High School and a 2006 graduate of Morehouse College, in Atlanta, received his doctorate from Harvard University in Cambridge, Mass. He completed all requirements for his doctorate in chemical...
  • Local boy makes good with 'Cars' and even better 'Cars 2'

    Local boy makes good with 'Cars' and even better 'Cars 2'
    Five years ago, pundits were quick to cast doubt on "Cars." A version of "Local Hero" or "Doc Hollywood" starring a high-speed auto? How misbegotten and outre! It turned out to be one of Pixar's most profitable pictures — and one of its best-loved....
  • From the Archive: Eleanor Roosevelt in L.A.

    From the Archive: Eleanor Roosevelt in L.A.
  • Engagement: Kimberly King and Matthew Heyne

    Engagement: Kimberly King and Matthew Heyne
    Jean and John King, of Laurel; and Carol and Allen Heyne, of Bloomingdale, Ill., announce the engagement of their children, Kimberly King and Matthew Heyne. The bride-to-be is a 2002 graduate of Eleanor Roosevelt High School and a 2006 graduate of the...
  • Laurel resident James Whitfield is engaged to Leslie Hill

    Wendelin and James Whitfield Jr., of Laurel, announce the engagement of their son, James Daniel Whitfield, to Leslie Akosua Hill, daughter of Joan and Zachary Hill, of New Albany, Ohio. The future groom is a 2002 graduate of Eleanor Roosevelt High...
  • Laurel education briefs

    Prince George's County Prince George's County Public Schools will host its inaugural Back-to-School Fair on Saturday, Aug. 20, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., at Eleanor Roosevelt High School, 7601 Hanover Pkwy., in Greenbelt. The event is open to all county...
  • Classes start Aug. 22 for Prince George's County students

    Classes start Monday, Aug. 22 for all students in Prince George's County public school. School officials are encouraging parents to walk their child to school or the school bus stop on the first day. An inaugural Back-to-School Fair will be held on...
  • Mary Fickett dies at 83; longtime actress on 'All My Children'

    Mary Fickett dies at 83; longtime actress on 'All My Children'
    Mary Fickett, who for decades played nurse Ruth Martin on "All My Children" and in 1973 won the first Emmy Award given to an actress in a daytime drama after her character made an impassioned anti-Vietnam War speech, has died. She was 83. Fickett, who...
  • Wade Mainer dies at 104; 'grandfather of bluegrass'

    Born on a mountain farm near Weaverville, N.C., in 1907, Wade Mainer soaked up old songs ringing in the far hills and hollers. As a professional singer and banjo player, he would introduce that music to audiences throughout the nation and also pass it on...
  • Maryland boys hoops all-stars win in Pennsylvania

    Maryland boys hoops all-stars win in Pennsylvania
    Led by Atholton forward Gavin Stephenson and Centennial point guard Keonte Potts, the Maryland All-Stars came away with a 102-94 win over their Pennsylvania counterparts in the Mid-State Roundball Showcase Saturday in Harrisburg, Pa. The Maryland team...
  • Weekly Maryland recruiting roundup

    Weekly Maryland recruiting roundup
    The second annual Chesapeake Bowl is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. Friday night at South River, and plenty of Maryland football commitments and targets will be on hand. McDonogh defensive end Roman Braglio, Gilman running back Kenneth Goins, Eleanor...