Category Archives: Adelphi

Prince George’s Claims 3 of the Top 100 Guitarists of All Time

Roy Buchanan, of Mount Rainer, is No. 57.  John Fahey of Takoma Park is No. 78.  And Link Wray of Accokeek, is No. 45.  Each of them are part of an exclusive club, according to Rolling Stone Magazine:  the 100 … Continue reading

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Meet Mother Jones of Adelphi

Mary Harris Jones, known as the labor activist  Mother Jones, moved to a friend’s farm in Adelphi in her later years, at the intersection of Riggs and Powder Mill.   Considered “the most dangerous woman in America” for her ability to lead … Continue reading

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Meet Sergey Brin from Adelphi

Sergey Brin, co-founder of Google, was six years old when he arrived in the Adelphi area with his parents from Russia.  Educated at the University of Maryland in College Park, he would go west to Stanford and found the company … Continue reading

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