Prince George's County News

Prince George's County News

Baker’s Neighborhood Initiative Draws Cautious Praise

An effort by Prince George's County Executive Rushern Baker III to fight crime and improve living conditions in certain areas of the county has...

5 Shot in District Heights, Suspects Still At-Large

Maryland authorities say three people have been killed and two others wounded in a shooting in an eastern suburb of Washington D.C. The police...

7th Annual 2016 Lake Arbor Jazz Festival

Don't miss another year of Prince's Georges County's best kept secret. The 7th Annual Lake Arbor Jazz Festival will be held at the Prince...

Police Identify 3 People Fatally Shot in Prince George’s County District Heights Home

DISTRICT HEIGHTS, Md. (AP) — Police have identified two women and one man who were fatally shot at a home in a Washington suburb. Prince...

Safeway Departure Leaves Central Prince Georgians in Food Desert

Two Safeway grocery stores in Maryland will close on July 2 resulting in the loss of 164 jobs, according to Work Adjustment and Retraining...

Local Fraternity Uses Father’s Day to Inspire Incarcerated Youth

Brothers of the Prince George’s County Omega Psi Phi Gamma Pi chapter promoted Black unity, fatherhood and mentorship, during a Father’s Day discussion on...

Prince George’s County Focuses on Foster Kids

Over 127,000 children, many dealing with challenges including homelessness, drug abuse, and cyber bullying, attend Prince George’s County Public Schools. There are 479 children...

Monthly Networking Event Brings Businesses and Potential Employees Together

To boost business, camaraderie, and attempt to lower the unemployment rate in Maryland, the Prince George’s County Economic Development Corporation (EDC) has instituted weekly...

Police Still Search for Suspect in Attempted Child Abduction

Police are searching for a man who they say tried to grab a sleeping 7-year-old boy fromhis bedroom window in Prince George's County. Fairmount Heights...

Fire at Laurel Building Damages 9 Apartments

Fire officials say careless smoking led to a fire at an apartment building in Laurel that damaged nine apartments and caused $300,000 worth of...

Our D.R.E.A.M. Foundation Youth Business Summit

Our D.R.E.A.M. Foundation will hold a Youth Business Summit for Prince George’s County high school students on June 25 from 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. at...

Financial Well-being and Transition Workshop: Special Needs Planning Conference

The National Capital-area chapter of Autism Speaks and the SunTrust Foundation will hold a Financial Well-being and Transition workshop June 25 at the Gaylord...