The Greater Accokeek Civic Association will hold a special meeting about the Royal Farms #220 Project, a convenience store/gas station, at 7:30 p.m. on Aug. 28 at the Accokeek VFD, at 16111 Livingston Road in Accokeek.

Maryland Attorney General Brian E. Frosh and Comptroller Peter Franchot announced that Oluwaseyi Akapo, 51, of Beltsville, pleaded guilty on July 30 in the Anne Arundel County Circuit Court to two counts of filing a false income tax return, according to a news release from the Office of the …

For the third year in a row, Practice Greenhealth, the leading organization promoting sustainable health care, has recognized MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center for exceptional performance, according to a news release. This year, the hospital has won the Partner for Change Award.

Prince George’s County firefighter and automotive detailer Josh Buckler of Shine Right Detailing in Huntingtown has been hand-picked for the second year to the much anticipated 2019 Air Force One Detailing Team at Seattle’s Museum of Flight, according to a press release.

MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center in Clinton has received the Mission: Lifeline Bronze Receiving Quality Achievement Award for implementing specific quality improvement measures outlined by the American Heart Association for the treatment of patients who suffer severe heart attacks.

MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines Target: Stroke Honor Roll Elite Plus Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award. The award recognizes the hospital’s commitment to ensuring stroke patients rec…

Doctors Community Hospital has announced that Dr. Regina Hampton has been recognized as a trained surgeon for the Hidden Scar procedure. Currently, she is the only surgeon offering this procedure in Prince George's County and east of the Anacostia River, according to a hospital news release.…

During the week of July 15-19, the Maryland Department of Transportation State Highway Administration will be eliminating the traffic signal at the Route 373 (Accokeek Road)/Route 5 (Branch Avenue) intersection, according to an MDOT SHA press release.

MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center's community magazine, Health, and four pieces of its 2018 Hospital Week marketing materials have won 2019 Gold Aster Awards. MSMHC’s associate newsletter Connections won a Silver Aster Award, and MSMHC’s Annual Nursing Report and Hospital Week CNA an…

DAV and RecruitMilitary will host the Greater Washington, D.C. Veterans Job Fair from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Thursday, June 27 at FedExField, at 1600 FedEx Way in Landover. This free event for veterans, military spouses, transitioning military, National Guard members and reservists features 70…

Prince George’s County Executive Angela Alsobrooks (D) announced the appointment Tuesday of Monica Goldson as chief executive officer of Prince George’s County Public Schools, effective July 1. Goldson has served in the interim role since July 2018. She has spent her entire 28-year career in…

On June 4, Congressman Steny H. Hoyer (Md.-5th) welcomed Maryland immigrants and advocates to the U.S. Capitol to watch debate and House passage of H.R. 6, the American Dream and Promise Act. The legislation protects Dreamers and those with Temporary Protected Status and Deferred Enforcement…

Marco’s Pizza opened a new location in Clinton. Situated at 8809 Woodyard Road, locals can expect a primo Italian pizza experience that uses the freshest, highest-quality ingredients. The new location opened its doors to the Clinton community on May 20, according to a press release. The new …