Free gasoline for Dads, Juneteenth at Watkins Park, Hyfest in Hyattsville, IMAGINE Family Day, Bourbon, Beer & BBQ Festival. I may add more to this list tonight. Stay tuned.
Early voting in Prince George’s County for the 2018 Primary Election begins Thursday, June 14th and ends Thursday, June 21st. Voting Center hours are 10am to 8pm. PU-LEAZE get to the polls and DON’T vote for all your regulars UNLESS they’ve been getting the job done. You know most of them haven’t.
I’ve been doing my darndest to dine in PGCo. I’m covering Burtons, Kitchencray Cafe, The Bird in DC, and even a hotel restaurant. Little morsels at the end on a Laurel beer and bacon fest, Jamaican Independence Day, winery events in the county and more. Check the post.
My take on the candidates forum for County Council Districts 5 & 6, some State Senate, some House seats. Yes one candidate avoided me. Rosero was cool. One said she doesn’t want her mom living with her. One talked about affordable housing needs. There were some definite hits and misses.
Minority women business owners in Prince George’s County are leading the way for the country. Will our politics catch up? The All of Us! Conference is coming up and the speakers, panelists and presenters are ready to share their experience. Hear from Women of Prince George’s co-founder Stephanie Bolton James and get registered for the conference.
Medical marijuana dispensary licenses have been handed out in some shady ways to some shady people. Cronyism is in the weed and the weeds are spreading to the school board.
Rep. Donna Edwards is running for County Exec. but Angela is polling higher, Maryland residents can get free credit freeze, New Carrollton development is a reality
Trump made me cuss, Capitol Heights & Woodmore Town Center development, Purple Line progress despite detractors, Density issues for Bowie Marketplace, Many connected pieces posing as power players in PGCo.
County Exec. Baker picked a bad time to run for governor, School board members & others allege fraudulent graduation rates, Retail Market Plan for PGCo has some bumps in the road, Medical building coming to National Harbor, Litter situation is a mess, Job growth and real estate is promising, Liquor Board is taking applications (hiccup). Always something going on in PGCo
School Board member Edward Burroughs was denied special entry to a high school graduation and he, along with another board member, are salty.