| Aug 28, 2013
| 11:52 AM
Giant Food is expanding store pick-up sites for consumers who shop through online grocer Peapod.
The Landover-based supermarket chain said this week it has added supermarkets in Bowie and in Sterling, Va., to a growing list of stores where Peapod orders...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 4:32 PM
It's overdue and this story gives hope: Mayor Vincent Gray of Washington, D.C., said the Redskins must consider a name change if the team wants to move from FedEx Field in Landover, Md., to a stadium inside the District of......
| Jul 16, 2013
| 10:05 AM
Despite Chicago's recent crisis of gang-related street murders, the Roseland Community Hospital in a tough south-side neighborhood is on the verge of closing because of finances, and community groups have been energetically campaigning to keep it open....
| Sep 24, 2012
| 11:32 AM
Absent strong walk-up sales, the crowd for Saturday’s Virginia Tech-Cincinnati football game at FedEx Field won’t approach the Hokies’ two previous appearances there.
Cincinnati is the designated home team, but Ross Potts Productions is...
| Feb 18, 2013
| 11:38 AM
Tuesday’s game at No. 2 Miami is not only a chance for Virginia to enhance its NCAA tournament credentials but also the Cavaliers’ first-ever regular-season clash with a team 12-0 or better in the ACC.
The Hurricanes (21-3 overall)...
| Mar 22, 2013
| 10:00 AM
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The Preakness Looks Contest ("Contest") starts at 7 a.m. (ET) on May 8, 2013 and ends at 11:59 p.m. (ET) on May 20, 2013 ("Contest Period"). This Contest shall...
| Apr 17, 2013
| 10:13 AM
Six finalists were announced Wednesday for the 2013 Janet & Walter Sondheim Prize — and the prestigious award is edging more toward alternate media than it ever has before.
The candidates in the running to win the eighth annual award include two...
| Nov 26, 2012
| 6:46 AM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- Sheriff's deputies were called in to break up a crowd of as many as 500 protesters outside of a Walmart in Paramount on Friday.
Employees had organized a demonstration outside the store as part of a nationwide protest organized by...
| Oct 12, 2012
| 2:28 PM
Anthony Hucker became president of Giant Food just over a year ago, taking the reins of the Baltimore area's biggest supermarket chain.
Since then he has overseen construction of several new stores; negotiated on behalf of the company to reach...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 2:27 PM
A Landover business owner pleaded guilty in federal court Wednesday to failing to account for and pay employment taxes, leading to a more than $2.2 million tax loss, federal authorities said.
Alphonso Tillman, 44, of Fort Washington, had been president...
| Apr 4, 2013
| 9:12 AM
Hampton’s Ronald Curry was the first in 1998. Fellow Crabber Anthony Barber became the second Wednesday night.
Those are the only two players from the Peninsula who have played in the McDonald’s All-American game. But there is Art Jones,...