Sonny Frazier Toy Drive

PHOTOS: ‘Bravest’ take win in Heroes Bowl

November 21, 2017

BY KRISSI HUMBARD — The city’s Finest took on the city’s Bravest in the annual charity flag football game on Nov. 18. Both teams fought hard to win the golden football. The Finest, officers from the Hyattsville City Police Department (HCPD), went head to head with The [read more]

Firefighters beat police officers in Heroes Bowl, kids win

November 10, 2014

BY REBECCA BENNETT AND GRANT WHITTINGTON — On Saturday, Nov. 8, the Hyattsville Volunteer Fire Department battled and won against the Hyattsville City Police Department in the annual Heroes Bowl. A total of $1,032 was raised for the the charity at the event, according to the Sonny Frazier Toy [read more]

Firefighters win second annual Hyattsville Heroes’ Bowl

November 10, 2012

BY PAULA MINAERT — Blue vs. yellow, the Finest vs. the Bravest, the officers vs. the firefighters: The second annual Hyattsville Heroes’ Bowl happened November 10 at Magruder Park The final score was 36-18, with the firefighters winning. Proceeds raised went to benefit the Sonny Frazier Toy [read more]

Letter to the Editor: Thanks for supporting toy drive

February 8, 2012

We recently had our wrap-up meeting of the Sonny Frazier Toy Drive events for 2011, which included the Hyattsville Heroes Bowl Game, the parties given to collect donations, the shopping, and the awesome Christmas party held December 17 at the City Building. I am so proud to say that we took a group [read more]

Local toy drive has become a tradition

December 10, 2011

BY SCARLETT SALEM — Many people spend the holiday season searching high and low to find the perfect gifts for family and friends. But for some, it’s about being able to afford any gifts at all for their loved ones. Longtime Hyattsville resident Ruth Ann Frazier understands this. That’s why [read more]

City police officer is finalist for national award

May 10, 2011

BY PAULA MINAERT — Detective Suzie Johnson of the Hyattsville Police Department is a finalist in America’s Most Wanted All-Star Award for 2011. Sponsored by the popular television program, the annual award honors the country’s first responders – the police officers, firefighters, and [read more]