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  • 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...
  • Video: 10 lessons learned from the 'J. Edgar' movie trailer

    Video: 10 lessons learned from the 'J. Edgar' movie trailer
    Clint Eastwood's latest film, "J. Edgar," due out Nov. 9, is a biopic on FBI director J. Edgar Hoover (played by Leonardo DiCaprio). Here's what the film's trailer revealed. 1. Leonardo DiCaprio loves him some accents: He's done Boston ("The Departed")...
  • Education briefs: Prince George's schools selected for 'principal pipeline'

    Prince George's County Public Schools is one of six urban school districts that has been selected by the Wallace Foundation to participate in a new $75-million "principal pipeline" initiative. This national initiative aims to help school districts develop...
  • Michelle Obama, author

    Michelle Obama, author
    Next spring, when the warm weather brings on thoughts of gardening and summer harvest, Michelle Obama will publish her first book. "American Grown: How the White House Kitchen Garden Inspired Families, Schools and Communities" will be served up in April...
  • 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...
  • Roosevelt High fall concert is Nov. 4

    Eleanor Roosevelt High School, 7601 Hanover Pkwy., in Greenbelt, will hold its fall concert on Friday, Nov. 4, at 7:30 p.m. The event will feature the school's concert band, wind ensemble, chamber orchestra, and the men's and concert choirs. The band,...
  • Statewide high school football scores from Saturday

    Statewide high school football scores from Saturday
    Bowie 28, Hyattsville Northwestern 21 Catonsville 28, Parkville 16 C.H. Flowers 33, Laurel 6 DeMatha 21, Bishop McNamara 8 DuVal 10, Parkdale 6 Eleanor Roosevelt 27, Suitland 20 Forestville 37, Fairmont Heights 6 Fort Hill 50, Alleghany 7...
  • High school football playoff matchups and schedule

    High school football playoff matchups and schedule
    State football playoffs Regional semifinals Class 4A North Perry Hall (8-2) at Poly (10-0), Friday, 7 Paint Branch (9-1) at Catonsville (10-0), Friday, 7 Class 4A East South River (6-4) at Old Mill (10-0), Friday, 7 North Point (8-2) at Arundel (9-...
  • Havre de Grace boys soccer team wins on penalty kicks

    Havre de Grace won its first regional boys soccer title in 21 years Tuesday night, beating visiting Sparrows Point, 5-4, on penalty kicks in Class 1A North. The game was tied 1-1 through regulation and two overtime periods. Sparrows Point struck first in...
  • Usuals shine at rainy Mt. SAC

    While the forecast called for rain and the use of Mt. San Antonio College's lengthened, but flattened course, the elements and conditions did little to slow the majority of local cross-country teams from advancing out of Saturday's preliminaries to the...