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The First Lady of the United States Michelle Obama welcomes schoolchildren from around the country, including Esther Matheny from Chevy Chase, Maryland, to participate in the fall harvest of the White House Kitchen Garden.
Homegrown School Lunch Week was kicked off at Gwynn Park High School in Prince George's County this week. Homegrown School Lunch Week promotes healthy eating throughout the state by using foods from local farmers.
Several students from around the region gathered at the Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History to celebrate National Fossil Day.
Students from throughout the region help with kicking off an around-the-world teaching expedition to promote STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) programs.
The State Highway Administration has put a new speed limit, crosswalk and fence in place along a dangerous stretch of US Route 1 in College Park in an effort to keep the public safe.
Thousands of schools across the country teamed up to inspire parents and children to walk to school in honor of National Walk to School Day.
A group of community colleges in Maryland will receive nearly $15 million from the U.S. Department of Labor to strengthen job training programs for students pursuing information technology.
A group of computer programmers in the Washington area is using coding skills to effect social change, collaborating on public-service projects and teaching underrepresented groups how to code.