The Prince George's County Department of the Environment has announced that it will be collecting pumpkins for composting on Mondays this month.

Congressman Steny H. Hoyer and Senators Chris Van Hollen and Ben Cardin announced $121,904 in federal funding for volunteer fire departments in Prince George’s County. The funding includes $71,428 for the Berwyn Heights Volunteer Fire Department and Rescue Squad to purchase and install two s…

Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission, Department of Parks and Recreation, has announced that registration has opened for the ICB Basketball League 2019-2020 season, for boys and girls ages 5 to 17.

Riversdale House Museum invites the public to enjoy a Belgian Fall Fest, in partnership with the Embassy of Belgium. Enjoy an afternoon of food, music, children’s activities and more on the grounds of this national historic landmark.

Air Force District of Washington Commander Maj. Gen. Ricky N. Rupp was the guest speaker at the Defense Threat Reduction Agency, which hosted the U.S. Air Force’s 72nd birthday celebration in the McNamara Headquarters Complex Sept. 12 at Fort Belvoir, Va.

As part of the Daughters of the American Revolution’s National Day of Service, the Harmony Hall Chapter of Fort Washington will be conducting a litter cleanup along the Potomac River, according to a news release from the organization.

More than 100 military and civilian base personnel and local officials took part in a 9/11 remembrance ceremony held at Heritage Park at Joint Base Andrews to honor the victims and first responders of the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001.

On Friday, Oct. 18, Bay Community Support Services will hold its 14th Annual Bay-CSS Golf Tournament and a day of one-of-a-kind golfing at the Premiere Oak Creek Golf Club in Upper Marlboro. The event registration begins at 7:30 a.m. with breakfast inside the clubhouse, followed by a Mega-Pu…

The Fort Washington National Society Daughters of the American Revolution, Harmony Hall Chapter, recently presented its donation towards the redesigned permaculture garden at the Accokeek Foundation. Work will begin this year to transform the museum garden into an exhibit space for indigenou…

The Maryland Commission on Civil Rights will hold a workshop on “Disabilities and Reasonable Accommodations in the Workplace: Awareness, Etiquette and Law” from 9 a.m. to noon on Thursday, Oct. 3, at the Prince George’s County government building, at 1801 McCormick Drive, Room 140, in Upper …

Court Appointed Special Advocates of Prince George’s County will hold its eighth annual “World of Wheels for CASA” fundraiser from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Oct. 19 at DeMatha High School, at 4318 Madison St. in Hyattsville.

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The Archdiocese of Washington has announced new Catholic elementary school principals for the upcoming 2019-2020 school year, including five new Prince George's County principals. The new principals and their assignments are:

The continued growth of the Maryland Lottery and the state’s six casinos combined to contribute a record-breaking total of $1.311 billion to the state in Fiscal Year 2019. Together, the lottery and casinos support a wide variety of good causes, including education, public health and safety, …