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GYB Little League Baseball Registration Open Now & Tryout Date is 3/9/2019

GYB Little League 2019 Season Registration is open at gyblittleleague.org and tryouts for 9-14 year old players are on Saturday March 9th 10am-12pm at McDonald Field, 7 Southway Greenbelt, MD. Minors 9-10 years old, Majors 11-12 years old, Juniors 13-14 … Continue reading

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Why Route 1 Needs Its Own Futsal Field

In most of the rest of the world, if you don’t have a field to play soccer, you play futsal. But here along the Route 1 corridor there aren’t any futsal fields, at least not yet. Derived from the Spanish fútbol … Continue reading

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Route 1 Corridor Scores on ‘Best of D.C.’ List

Several businesses along the Route 1 corridor scored well in the 2018 Washington City Paper’s annual reader’s survey of the Best. of D.C. The 2018 survey, published this week, includes a number of local businesses in both its readers’ picks and … Continue reading

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2018 USATF Masters Track and Field National Indoor Championships

USATF and the Potomac Valley Track Club will host the 2018 Masters Indoor Championships at the Prince George’s Sports and Learning Complex next to FedEx Field in Landover Maryland. The competition will feature athletes from 30 to 100+! Among the … Continue reading

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Why Kevin Durant’s $10M Donation Matters

Kevin Durant’s recent $10 million pledge to expand a college program in partnership with Prince George’s County Schools naturally drew national attention. That’s to be expected: An NBA all-star known for investing in Silicon Valley teaming up with Laurene Powell Jobs … Continue reading

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New Years Resolution parkrun

Celebrating healthy communities to start 2018 on the right foot. College Park parkrun, our community-led weekly 5k run/walk, is holding a special New Years Resolution parkrun. 10:30am on January 1st on the beautiful Paint Branch Trail. Walk or run. All … Continue reading

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DeMatha’s Draft Pick Gets National Attention

DeMatha has produced yet another NBA draft pick. The selection of Markelle Fultz Thursday marked the 23rd time a graduate of the Hyattsville Catholic school has produced a pro basketball player, second only to Oak Hill Academy in Virginia, according to a … Continue reading

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Retired DeMatha Coach Worries About Recruiting

Hyattsville’s most-famous coach is in the New York Times today. The article notes that middle school has become a fierce recruiting battleground for basketball players around D.C. Now, some longtime observers of basketball in the Washington area are wondering if … Continue reading

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