Shelter receives $10K for childcare center

10kDonation 04CAPITOL HEIGHTS — Sharon Westman has put her life into running the childcare center at the United Communities Against Poverty (UCAP) Shepherd’s Cove shelter. She is no stranger to 12-hour workdays, changing hours and last-minute phone calls, but she does everything out of love.


Cheverly Green Space Will Not Be Developed

Cheverly green space courtesy of Joani HorchlerUPPER MARLBORO – The audience of about 35 Cheverly residents broke into applause as the Prince George’s district council unanimously voted on Jan. 23 to approve the Greater Cheverly Sector Plan without an amendment that would have made a local green space available for housing development.
“The town is in tremendous celebration,” Mayor Mike Callahan said.

Brentwood discusses sanctuary city ordinace

Harrington speaks during sanctuary cities meetingBRENTWOOD – About 80 people packed into a meeting room in Brentwood Town Hall on Jan. 20 to learn more about and discuss the implications of a draft ordinance to make the town a sanctuary city.