Holiday Schedules Posted
For Trash and Recycling
The Prince George's County Department of Environmental Resources has announced the following closings and suspensions of service Sunday and Monday in observance of Labor Day:
* Brown Station Road Sanitary Landfill will be closed. The electronics recycling and household hazardous waste sites on Brown Station Road also will be closed.
* Brown Station Road Public Container Pad and recycling drop-off and the Missouri Avenue Solid Waste Acceptance and Recycling Center will be closed.
There will be no trash or curbside recycling collection in county-contracted areas on Sunday or Monday. Collection will resume on the next regularly scheduled collection day.
For more information, call the department's Waste Management Division at 301-952-7630.
Job Fair at College Open
To Those 50 and Older
The fourth annual Prince George's County 50-Plus Job Fair will take place from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 29 at Prince George's Community College, Largo Student Center, 301 Largo Rd., Largo. The fair is open to all job seekers 50 and older and will include workshops on interviewing, dressing for work and conducting a job search online.
Those who plan to attend are encouraged to register in advance by calling the Prince George's County Department of Family Services at 301-265-8413 or 301-265-8414.
Volunteer Fire Department
To Mark 50th Anniversary
The Volunteer Fire Department of Brandywine will celebrate its 50th anniversary and host the 83rd annual Prince George's County Volunteer Fire and Rescue Association Convention and Volunteer Ladies Auxiliary Convention this month. The department has scheduled a series of events between Sept. 10 and Sept. 24, including contests for Little Miss Fire Prevention and Little Fire Chief, a tug of war and bucket brigade, and a parade. For more information, call 301-883-7740.
-- Compiled by Y.B. THOMPSON