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Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band to Perform at Nationals Park

Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band to Perform at Nationals Park

 

From Joanna Comfort: Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band announced today that they will perform at Nationals Park – home of the Washington Nationals – on Friday, September 14 as an extension of their 2012 'Wrecking Ball' World Tour.

 

A Preview of Space 20, the Kitchen, at the 2012 DC Design House

A Preview of Space 20, the Kitchen, at the 2012 DC Design House

 

This is the Seventh of an Eight-Part Feature on the designers’ vision and progress at the DC Design House, which is now open through May 13th.

For the second year in a row, Nadia Subaran of Aidan Design in Bethesda, MD, www.aidandesign.com, is part of the DC Design House. “It’s truly an honor,” Subaran says. “I feel very grateful to be in the company of so many fine designers.” Last year, Subaran designed the Pool Kitchen and this year took on the much larger main Kitchen in this Spring Valley home.

LocalJazz Artist Loide Jorge Performs at Jazz on Jefferson

 

From Whitney Stringer: Loide Jorge, a DC based jazz vocalist will perform at Jazz on the Jefferson, a special free performance series during the final weekend of the National Cherry Blossom Festival. The event will take place on Sunday, April 22nd at 1:15 p.m. on the steps of the Jefferson Memorial(located at 701 East Basin Drive in Southwest D.C.).

As a World Jazz artist, Loide’s varied musical influences come from her native France, and roots in Mozambique and Guinea-Bissau. Her sound is best described as “Afro-Lusophone. During the last year Loide has performed at Blues Alley, Bohemian Caverns and the Newseum for The Keepers of the American Dream Awards. Catch her live during this free performance to close out the Nation's Greatest Springtime Celebration.

Find out more information here.

 

Prince George's County Sponsors Spring Pet Adoption Event

Prince George's County Sponsors Spring Pet Adoption Event

 

Looking to adopt a pet? The Prince George’s County Department of Environmental Resources’ Animal Management Division can help you find the perfect pet and discover how amazing adopting a pet can be.

On Saturday, May 5 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., there will be a FREE Spring Pet Adoption event at the Animal Services Facility located at 3750 Brown Station Road in Upper Marlboro.

The family-friendly event will promote the importance of animal adoption and feature reduced adoption fees ($45 for cats and $100 for dogs), a pet fashion show and parade, local pet vendors, a bake, craft and yard sale, and lots of other pet-friendly activities. 

All proceeds benefit the Animal Services Facility.

For more information, please contact The Prince George’s County Animal Management Division at (301)-780-7200.

School of Rock to perform at “Curbside Cookoff: Trucko De Mayo”

School of Rock to perform at “Curbside Cookoff: Trucko De Mayo”

 

From Teri Washington: Events DC and the DC Food Trucks Association today announced that School of Rock, a rock band consisting of students ages 8 to 17, will perform at the Curbside Cookoff: Trucko De Mayo, set for Saturday, May 5 from Noon through 9 p.m. on the RFK Stadium Festival Grounds. School of Rock performs from 4 – 6 p.m. Additional bands will be announced later this month.

Safe Driving Tips For Space Shuttle Landing in The Metro Area

Safe Driving Tips For Space Shuttle Landing in The Metro Area

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Able to leap tall planets in a single bound. Look! Up in the sky! It’s a bird. It’s a plane. It’s the Space Shuttle Discovery!  It is the biggest arrival in the Washington metro area since the Beatles performed here on February 11, 1964, Pope John Paul II in October, 1979, Pope Benedict XVI in 2008, and Queen Elizabeth’s many trips here.

24 Days to Go ....Patriots 15th Annual Youth Summit on Technology

24 Days to Go ....Patriots 15th Annual Youth Summit on Technology

24 Days to go….

Patriots 15th Annual Youth Summit

Bowie State University Bowie, MD

14000 Jericho Park Road
Bowie, MD 20715

 

Sponsors/Partners

 

  • Bowie State University
  • BAE System/ Navy/PEPCO
  • U.S. Air Force/Diversity Operations 
  • MITRE/NAVSEA/Washington Gas
  • U.S. Department of Defense, Office of Diversity Management and Equal Opportunity
  • The Maryland Center at Bowie State University

NO ON-SITE REGISTRATION!!!