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On the Cover
Clockwise, from top: Dayday Havel, left, and James Battle at the Harlem Renaissance Festival, photo by Bill O'Leary -- The Washington Post; Haeden Wilburn at an air show at Andrews Air Force Base, photo by Rich Lipski -- The Washington Post; Declan Casper at Kinderfest at Watkins Regional Park in Upper Marlboro, photo by Rafael Crisostomo for The Washington Post; and Stephanie Hayes at the Bill Pickett Invitational Rodeo at the Show Place Arena, photo by Rich Lipski -- The Washington Post.

In the News
Young, Old Say Pope Touched Their Lives: County Churches, Schools Honor Pontiff (Post, April 14, 2005)

A Unique Opportunity That Hits Home: County Schools vs. Japanese Team in Baseball Tournament (Post, April 7, 2005)

Memory Blossoms Into a Winning Entry: Artist's Painting Is 2005 Festival's Official Image (Post, April 3, 2005)

Anxious, Lonely Wait Ends: 3 Sons Return From Iraq: At Homecoming, Long Embraces And a Big Meal (Post, March 31, 2005)

There's a Method to Inter-Center League's 'March Madness': Life Lessons Take Center Court As Basketball Players Get Game (Post, March 24, 2005)

Adopting a Dog Was Just the Beginning: Forestville Woman Wins Praise for Dedication To Animals and Staff Members at County Shelter (Post, March 17, 2005)

Taking Stock And Taking Charge: Young Offenders Are Put on New Road (Post, March 3, 2005)

'The War Goes on, One Day at a Time': Legislator's Letters Tell of Hope and Homesickness, Weather and Food, and Sights New and Unvarying (Post, Feb. 24, 2005)

Women Who Celebrate the Single Life: Being Unwed, They Say, Lets Happiness Be Found Within (Post, Feb. 10, 2005)


Black History Is Everywhere You Turn (Post, Feb. 3, 2005)

Now That's Thinking Outside the Box: A Reporter Is Intrigued by an Upper Marlboro House That Seems at Odds With Itself (Post, Jan. 27, 2005)

Violent Year Perplexes County Detectives: No Explanations Found for Rise In Homicides (Post, Jan. 13, 2005)

A Couple's Joy Is Multiplied by Four: Raising Quadruplets Takes Energy, Organization and Lots of Diapers (Post, Dec. 30, 2004)

Church Has Bigger Location, Bigger Plans: Reid Temple Is the Latest Example of a Prince George's Congregation That Outgrew Its Facilities (Post, Dec. 23, 2004)

Metro Riders Welcome the Gift of Time: Blue Line Extension To Open Saturday (Post, Dec. 16, 2004)

Peppermill Coach Is Finding Success In a Man's World: On Field and off, Washington Calls the Shots for Pirates (Post, Nov. 25, 2004)

'A Lot of History Came Through Those Doors' (Post, Nov. 11, 2004)

Grace in the Line of Duty: Rescue, Recovery Leave Firefighter Full of Gratitude (Post, Nov. 4, 2004)

A Character-Building Experience (Post, Oct. 7, 2004)

A Character Building Experience (Post, Oct. 7, 2004)

Mystery Ailment Puts Player's Career on Hold: Friendly Star Says He Has Asthma; Doctors Think He Could Have a More Serious Heart Problem (Post, Sept. 30, 2004)

A Loss That 'Snatched Out My Soul': A Mother Mourns a Son on the Path to Success, Another Victim of the County's Surge in Killings (Post, Sept. 23, 2004)

Creating a Classic, Leaving a Legacy: County Is in the Spotlight for Howard-Alcorn State Game (Post, Sept. 16, 2004)

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