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  • 9am–12pm
    Green Drop Charitable Donations. May end early if truck fills. Info: 301-474-8308.
    Municipal Building Parking Lot
  • 9am
    Attend this lecture to learn whether weight loss surgery is right for you. Registration is required online or by calling 301-DCH-4YOU (301-324-4968).
    Doctors Hospital Professional Building Suite 210
  • 10am–2pm
    Producer-only farmers market every Sunday (except Labor Day), May until Thanksgiving.
    Municipal Building Parking Lot
  • 10am–4pm
    Donations of clothing in good condition also welcome. Donation forms available for tax purposes.
    Holy Cross Lutheran Church

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September 14, 2017
Ed Putens, long-term council member and historic first filer extraordinaire, and George Boyce, challenger and the inspiration behind MakerSpace, both filed as candidates in time to make this week’s edition of the paper.  Read their full bios in the paper … Read More
The Pac-Man pattern on Saturn's moons were detected with Cassini's composit infrared spectrometer in 2012.  Photo courtesy of NASA
September 14, 2017
When the Cassini orbiter plunges into the atmosphere of Saturn on September 15, a group of NASA scientists based in Greenbelt will be among those waiting for the spacecraft’s last long-distance ping. That bittersweet signal will mark the end of … Read More
Chris Cherry transcribes 1930 hits for Greenbelt's upcoming show.  Photo courtesy of the City of Greenbelt
September 14, 2017
The island of Manhattan may seem an unlikely place to go prospecting, but when it’s musical gold you’re after, Chris Cherry affirms that New York has the richest lode on Earth. The city’s performing arts coordinator recently ventured to the … Read More
Jayla Smith is found.  Photo courtesy of Greenbelt Police, Photo courtesy of the Smith family
September 14, 2017
The Greenbelt Police Department reported at 7:25 yesterday morning (Wednesday) that missing person Jayla Smith, 12, was found safe and sound in Northeast Washington, D.C. She had been spotted by a citizen who recognized her from her photo that had … Read More
Citizen of the Year Paul Downs rides in the Labor Day Parade on September 4, 2017. Photo by Sharon Natoli
September 6, 2017
The year was 1987 and a developer had a grandiose plan to replace 100 acres of the Great North Woods with residential buildings and streets, said Bob Zugby, chair of the Outstanding Citizen Selection Committee. At the Labor Day Festival … Read More

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