Just Press Pause!

Relax! It’s possible to slow down, recharge, and ultimately end up way ahead. The MH guide to taking a mental-health day. BY PETER ANDREY SMITHPHOTOGRAPHS BY FREDRIK BRODEN JOE VAN WYK, A 55-YEAR-OLD portrait photographer from Austin, makes a living capturing people’s best moments, even when his life feels totally out of focus. The business…

UPDATE: PGCPS Brings the Summer Food Service Program back to Glenarden

UPPER MARLBORO, MD – Prince George’s County Public Schools (PGCPS) will sponsor the Summer Food Service Program (SFSP), which provides free meals to youth under age 18 in low-income areas. This includes siblings and other non-PGCPS students. Locations, dates, times and meal services are below. For more information, call 301-952-6580. Click on link below to…

The Real Benefits Of Preventing 1 Million Tons of CO2 Emissions [Infographic]

Should Glenarden begin looking closer at solving this continuing proble as we grow in population and commercial and office development? While renewable energy sources account for more and more of our energy mix, the ever increasing global demand for energy means that reliance on fossil fuels will continue for the foreseeable future. That’s why carbon…

Suicide rates for black children twice that of white children, new data show

This is another reason that the City Budget and revitalizing Departments that were in the City Administration years ago should not go unrealized. African American children are taking their lives at roughly twice the rate of their white counterparts, according to a new study that shows a widening gap between the two groups. The 2001-2015 data,…

By the Numbers | | The Washington Informer

According to a 2016 Pew Social Trends study, nearly half — 45 percent — of adults ages 75 and older say their life has turned out better than they expected, while just 5 percent say it has turned out worse. — Read on washingtoninformer.com/by-the-numbers/