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DCCAH ANNOUNCES UPCOMING GRANTS SEASON

DCCAH ANNOUNCES UPCOMING GRANTS SEASON

New grants structure to ensure funding reaches more organizations and individuals

Scripps National Spelling B-E-E

Prior to The E.W. Scripps Spelling Bee Wednesday, June 1st at the National Harbor, 275 contestants took a written test that counted toward each speller's preliminary score. There were 138 boys and 137 girls who ranged in age from 8 to 15 from all over the world.

 

“This year at the Scripps National Spelling Bee we have 275 students competing and they come from all over the world. It’s not just a United States event but we draw spellers from Japan, New Zealand, and South Korea,” said  E.W. Scripps Communication’s Manager Lee Rose

 

Tee-Off US Open Week at BlackFinn Bethesda

Tee-Off US Open Week at BlackFinn Bethesda

Before the first tee shot at Congressional takes place, several of the US Open's biggest stars will converge on BlackFinn American Saloon to raise money for Caddy for a Cure.

This non profit is a unique charity that donates 100% of its proceeds to other charities while providing an ultimate in-golf experience – the opportunity to caddy for a PGA or LPGA professional during a practice or Pro-Am round of an official PGA or LPGA Tour event.

2011 National Memorial Day Parade

2011 National Memorial Day Parade

The National Memorial Day Parade will be held Monday, May 30, at 2:00 p.m. Before the parade stasrts there will be musical performances and ceremones at 1:00 p.m. held at the National Archives. The parade begins at the corner of Constitution Avenue and 7th Street and will travel along Constitution. Check out the entire parade route.

 

Upcoming Events In Prince George's County Public Schools

Upcoming Events In Prince George's County Public Schools

 

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Joe's Crab Shack Grand Opening in Greenbelt, MD!

Joe's Crab Shack Grand Opening in Greenbelt, MD!

 

This morning was full of anticipation and excitement as Joe’s Crab Shack held its Grand Opening in Greenbelt, Maryland. This is Maryland’s second location offering a variety of desirable seafood dishes including steampots, mouth-watering crab dishes featuring Snow, Dungeness, King crab and Maryland Blue crab. The menu also has shrimp, burgers, fish, chicken and festive vacation-style drinks to satisfy any appetite.

The first 100 lucky customers received free crabs for an entire year including University of Maryland Senior, Jackie Hamil, who was the first to enter the new restaurant. She and her friends camped outside last night starting at 10pm waiting for the doors to open and the chance to win.

“This is the greatest day of my life!” exclaimed Hamil.

Here's Your Chance To Win Free Crabs For A Year!

Here's Your Chance To Win Free Crabs For A Year!

Maryland’s second Joe’s Crab Shack will open 11 a.m., Tuesday, May 24th, in Greenbelt, at 6002 Greenbelt Road. The first 100 lucky customers will win free crabs for a year!

Guests willbe given  coupons for free desserts, appetizers and entrees in exchange for charitable donations during May and June to "No Kid Hungry". This campaign is a national nonprofit program ending childhood hunger in America.

The Joe’s Crab Shack menu features a variety of craveable seafood including: buckets of mouth-watering crab dishes featuring Snow, Dungeness, King crab and Maryland Blue crab, a wide variety of Steampots, fish, shrimp, burgers, chicken and festive vacation-style drinks amid a carefree atmosphere.