Prince George's County News

Prince George's County News

Rev. Jesse Jackson Delivers Social Justice Sermon at Md. Church

The Rev. Jesse Jackson, Sr. delivered a sermon in Prince George’s County on May 28 that addressed President Donald Trump’s recent budget proposal and...

Bowie Pays Tribute to 2nd Lt. Richard Collins

The Martin Luther King Communications Arts Center at Bowie State University was filled with community leaders, grieving soldiers and raw emotions on the night...

Community Works Together to Feed All

Phelecia Nembhard can't count how many times she drives a van filled with bags of groceries up and down Good Luck  Road. Even though she is a...

Rep. Waters Stresses Impeachment in Temple Hills

California Rep. Maxine Waters (D) has never been one to mince words or shy away from a good political fight during her more than...

Candlelight Vigil Planned to Honor Richard Collins III, Slain Black Bowie State University Student

A candlelight vigil is planned to honor a Bowie State University student who was fatally stabbed while visiting the University of Maryland. The Black...

Police: Black Bowie State University Student Fatally Stabbed by White University of Maryland Student

COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — A University of Maryland student fatally stabbed a visiting student on campus early Saturday in what appears to be...

Legislative Loophole May Make Foreclosures Easier

Thanks to a new law designed to address blighted and abandoned properties and a growing number of house flippers, it may not take long...

County Economy Fuels Black Businesses

Prince George's County's economy is gaining strength from the growth and proliferation of Black-owned businesses, according to the county executive. On May 3, Prince George's...

Let’s Hoop

Wanda Durant, NBA-star Kevin Durant’s mom, attended a ribbon cutting ceremony for the Kevin Durant Charity Foundation’s renovated basketball court in Seat Pleasant, Md.

Urban One Switches Gears to Better Represent Black Community

One of the largest Blackowned media companies recently announced its expansion of offerings to the American consumer, with its eye on promoting Black culture....

Officer Indicted for Misconduct

A police officer in Prince George's County, which is outside Washington D.C., was recently indicted by a grand jury on multiple charges. Prince George's County...

Allenwood Elementary School Spelling Bee

On May 19 at 6:30 p.m., the Allenwood Elementary School (AES) PTA will host the Young Educated Spellers (Y.E.S.) Spelling Bee at the school,...