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Free Car Seat Check Up Event

Free Car Seat Check Up Event

The Prince George’s County Police Department, in partnership with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and Prince George’s Community Federal Credit Union, will hold its first back to school car seat check-up on Friday August 19th, at 6985 Muirkirk Meadows Drive, Beltsville, Maryland.  The car seat check-up is free and open to the public.

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, while the installation and use of car seats may appear to be easy, 75%, or 3 out of 4, Maryland parents or caretakers use child vehicle restraints improperly.  

Washington National Cathedral Announces Three-Day Commemoration for the 10th Anniversary of 9/11

Washington National Cathedral Announces Three-Day Commemoration for the 10th Anniversary of 9/11

Washington, D.C. – To mark the tenth anniversary of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, Washington National Cathedral joins the three sites most affected on that day to present "A Call to Compassion." The program will gather Americans to honor the memories of those who were lost, heal the wounds caused by terrorism and war, and gain new strength to move forward as a nation. All are invited not only to commemorate, but also to unite in compassion, sharing in a commitment to create a more hopeful and just world.

Prince George's County Redistricting Commission to Hold Public Hearing

 

Upper Marlboro, MD – On August 13, 2011, the Prince George's County Redistricting Commission will unveil the County's Preliminary Redistricting Plan during a public hearing. The Commission encourages citizens to attend the hearing and participate in this important process. Citizens will have the opportunity to express their views on the plan before it is submitted to the County Council on September 1, 2011.

 

Foster's Lobster Palooza

Foster's Lobster Palooza

 

Head to National Harbor for the 1st ANNUAL Maryland Tradition, Foster's LOBSTA PALOOZA!

The Festival is an ALL-YOU-CARE-TO-TASTE extravaganza complete with thousands of lobsters, lots of beer and wine, live music and SO MUCH MORE. 

The event will be held in two sessions on Saturday, July 30th.  Choose from 11am to 3pm or 5pm to 9pm.  Tickets are limited to 325 per session.  The event will be held along the Potomac River under the Foster's tent.

For more information and to purchase tickets visit: www.Harborfests.com

Free Kazake at the National Mall: July 31, 2011 to help raise awareness for S.O.M.E.

Free Kazake at the National Mall: July 31, 2011 to help raise awareness for S.O.M.E.

Check out this event coming to the National Mall July 31, sent to us from Airi Boutcher:

 

Happy National Ice Cream Day!

Happy National Ice Cream Day!

 

There's no better way to beat the summer heat (other than a swimming pool) than a bowl of ice cream. National Ice Cream Day always falls on the third Sunday in July, today is significant because the U.S. Women's Soccer Team is in a tense battle vs. Japan for a World Cup Title which they haven't won in 12 years.

All You Can Eat Crab Feast at National Harbor!

 All You Can Eat Crab Feast at National Harbor!
On Wednesday, July 13th, Don't miss Bobby McKey's all you can eat Southern Maryland Crab Feast at National Harbor!    Featuring Bobby McKey's rockin' dueling piano show, Captain Smith's Southern Maryland Crabs with all the fixins' & beer specials all night!   Crab Feast, 6pm - 9pm Dueling piano show starts at 7pm $45 per person. To purchase: Advanced Tickets Required. or call 800.595.4849