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Events this Week

  • 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

See the Greenbelt Community Calendar


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Letters and Articles

Letters and articles may be submitted by email (preferred) either embedded in the body of the email or as an attachment, by fax (not preferred) or in person, preferably on a memory stick. If they are available only in a hardcopy form, we will retype them. Submissions should be typed and double-spaced. For emailing a file, please use MS Word compatible formats (e.g. .doc, .docx). Tables may be submitted in MSWord or MS Excel. Please check with us by phone or email if your requirements are unusual.

All articles and letters must include the full names, addresses and telephone numbers of the persons submitting them.  Letters must be signed or identified electronically.  Name and address and day and evening phone number are acceptable.  

Articles and letters should be about Greenbelt issues, activities and organizations.  Articles will be edited for style and length.  Letters will be edited for length.  Articles, letters and classified ads are considered accepted only when published.

Mail to: 15 Crescent Road, Suite 100, Greenbelt, MD 20770-1887

Fax to: 301-474-5880

Email to:


Submissions over 700 words must be received by 6 p.m. Monday.

Shorter articles, photos and announcements must be submitted no later than 8 p.m. Tuesday.

Materials for publication may be emailed, mailed to 15 Crescent Rd, Suite 100, Greenbelt, MD 20770-1887, hand-delivered during office hours, or deposited in our box in the Co-op grocery store (by 7 p.m. Tuesday).

On Thanksgiving and to accommodate Christmas and New Year’s when they occur on a Thursday, will the schedule changes to one day earlier for all deadlines.  Notification is carried in the paper during the preceding weeks.