Second County Classic
Scheduled for Oct. 8
The Prince George's Black Chamber of Commerce announced last week that Morgan State University and North Carolina A&T State University will compete in the second Prince George's Football Classic at 4 p.m. Oct. 8, at FedEx Field in Landover.
The game is sponsored by Prince George's County, the state of Maryland, FedEx, Comcast Corp., Southwest Airlines, Columbia Bank, Radio One Inc., Afro American Newspapers, the Washington Informer, B&W Solutions and Black Sports Magazine.
The game will be the culmination of three days of events that will including a battle of the bands, black college expo, concerts and cultural shows.
Safeway Program Raises
Money for Schools
Safeway Inc. and 40 other food vendors announced a "Back to Schools" program to raise money for schools in the United States.
Under the program, 10 percent of the sales price of 1,000 selected products will be donated to schools across the country.
When the products are bought using a Safeway Club Card, "school dollars" will be accumulated for the school of the customer's choice. Customers will receive a final receipt which can be sent to the school to be redeemed online.
-- Compiled by ARUNA JAIN
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