Happy birthday greetings are extended from many people who live in several areas of Prince George’s County, to Mrs. Anne Pinkney Peterson. Mrs. Peterson, who will be 95 years old on Nov. 13, the oldest child, the daughter of Ruth Pinkney and Wesley Pinkney, was born in Croom. She attended Ho…

“What a wonderful trip,” said Sharon Cross as she talked about the recent ride she was invited to take with sisters Evelyn Perry and Priscilla Jones to visit their sister, Adrienne Davis, at the Oak Minor Health Care in Burtonsville.

Marco J. Clark, president and CEO of Bishop McNamara High School, has announced Dian Carter as the interim principal at McNamara. She is the first woman to serve as principal in the school’s 56 years.

For fun and perhaps a challenge, Darnall’s Chance House Museum will have The Great Jack O’Lantern Campfire where “a mad scientist has taken over the Great Jack O’ Lantern Campfire” which could be a threat to cancel the Halloween holiday. You are invited to this activity to perhaps help save …

Trinity Episcopal Church located at 14515 Church St. in Upper Marlboro will have 300 bags of trail mix from the Chesapeake Cares Food Pantry, formerly known as Martha’s Table, that they will bag. The bags of food will be given to homeless shelters in Prince George’s, Anne Arundel and Calvert…

There will be a family-friendly fall festival at the La Plata Town Hall on Oct. 13 at noon. Admission is free at this fall festival where there will be live music, a petting zoo and a moon bounce as well as several local vendors with lots of goodies for you to see and purchase if you so desi…

Therese and I stopped off at the town hall to drop off Skyline Newsletters and to get the Morningside news from administrative associate Regina Foster and Lori Williams. (By the way, Therese Gallegos is my daughter, visiting from Texas.)

The Marlboro Food Bank will deliver food to Trinity Episcopal Church at 14515 Church St. in Upper Marlboro. Volunteers are needed to help with the unloading of the food truck on Wednesday, Oct. 9, at 1 p.m. Help is needed to sort this food on Thursday, Oct. 10, at 7 p.m., bag this food on Fr…

Our Saviour’s Lutheran Church, at 4915 St. Barnabas Road in Temple Hills, is the site for a domestic violence symposium on Sept. 21, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. It partners with Prince George’s County Council District 8 and Councilwoman Anderson-Walker, Progressive Life Center, Inc. and Community…

Prince George’s residents are invited to “Join the Fight For Alzheimer’s First Survivor.” This walk will be on Saturday, Sept. 14, at the National Harbor Carousel with registration at 8 a.m. If you want more information for this walk to End Alzheimer’s, you can contact mgascoigne@alz.org.

Congratulations to Edwin Rullan Marquez, Gabriel K. Osamor and Stephen Copley, volunteers at the Morningside Volunteer Fire Department, on obtaining their emergency medical technician certification.

Spiritual Growth Service is held at Trinity Episcopal Church on the first and third Thursday at noon in the parish hall every month. This church, located at 14515 Church St. in Upper Marlboro, has services at 9 a.m. on Saturday where there is Morning Prayer and Prayer for Peace.

Meadows Baptist Church offers community, family and friends fun on Saturday, Sept. 7, from 11 a.m. until 4 p.m., rain or shine. You are invited to the church located at 6600 Croom Station Road in Upper Marlboro where the Rev. Jefferson is the pastor. There are planned events such as Let’s Ca…

The Skyline subdivision developed after World War II when brick homes were built on both sides of Suitland Road. The area was bounded by Morningside, Suitland Parkway and Buffalo Sand & Gravel, and was adjacent to the I.C.E. Club (later, VFW Post 9619). There was one church: Morningside …