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Friday, February 24, 2012

Recent Prince George's County News (24 Feb 2012)

Gory Prince George's
Public Safety
2012 Elections
PG Gambling
    County Government and Politics
    State Government and Politics
    Big Brother is watching us (and related oppression):
    • -PG-Politics Fwd: Police double up on cameras to catch speeding drivers: ... (From Arthur Turner) is.gd/g6zNqE 
    • DanieljGross Speed cameras have generated nearly $2 million for Prince George’s since September bit.ly/zVzOZK (story by @nsmcgill).
    • Examiner: Maryland 'doomsday' budget proposal slashes education funds is.gd/cvf8EC 
      • Note that "doomsday" budget would cut education, not $ millions of new pork & increased bureaucracy proposed in dozens of Gen. Ass. bills.
    • ABC7News Prince George's Community College has now started a Cyber-security program to keep up with changing job market. wj.la/xT4IZ5
    • DanieljGross Accokeek administrator uses forum series to address concerns with turnover, school conditions and teacher communication bit.ly/x97HCL
    • PGCBlogging Superintendent Hite met w/ school board candidates 2 discuss "challenges" & give a presentation. Political much? pgcblog.com/?p=2964
    Business, Transportation and Development
    • Examiner: Massive planned development on I-95 tries to get Prince George's tax breaks aimed at inside-Beltway property is.gd/9bc2di
      • -PG-Politics Fwd: Massive planned development tries to get Prince George's tax breaks: WHY? ... (From Arthur Turner) is.gd/52vZPK
      • ben_giles Konterra wants in on potentially massive property tax breaks from proposed PG development program. bit.ly/xn3MsP
      • -PG-Politics Fwd: Re: Massive planned development tries to get Prince George's tax bre: Right on, Arthur, I fina... yhoo.it/xg8sMX
      • -PG-Politics Fwd: Re: Massive planned development tries to get Prince George's tax bre: Washington Examiner arti... yhoo.it/zCf5FP 
      • DCExaminerLocal Massive planned development tries to get Prince George's tax breaks bit.ly/y6AV6I
      • cherylcort Say no to Konterra's (at I-95 & ICC) grab at revitalization tax incentives for transit stations & inside Beltway ow.ly/9gNpC
    • tbd247 D.C.'s streetcar debut may be 'a symbol of failure' tbd.ly/w8LxaX
    • DanieljGross bit.ly/Admosd Interesting read regarding a new transit progam along my former coverage area. (Gazette's @hmnunn reports)
    • ggwash "Loitering", or lingering, is what cities should encourage, not criminalize: bit.ly/wJxdRB on ggwash.org/13838
    • PGCBlogging The Prime Rib Signs Lease at Maryland Live! Didn't know Cheesecake Factory, Bobby Flay signed on already : bit.ly/wsdJss via @addthis
    • cherylcort Good news walkers -- Metro built a missing sidewalk to Largo Town Center Metro station. Thanks Metro! pic.twitter.com/JFHBhK7N
    • mddailyrecord Real Estate Weekly: Top Chef contestant Timothy Dean opening restaurant in Largo: mytdr.co/9ha7b @cheftdean
    • CNSmd Cardin Criticizes Planned Maryland Postal Closures: cnsne.ws/w9urVR
    Local (Municipalities)
    Other (including news about news)

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