Prince George's County News

Prince George's County News

Second Conspirator Pleads Guilty in Bank Fraud Schemes

Paul Essel, 26, of Laurel, pleaded guilty Jan. 14 to conspiring to commit bank fraud, bank fraud and aggravated identity theft in connection with...

Gentrification Concerns Surround Metro Development Plan

The residents of Capitol Heights are generally in favor of the proposed changes and economic development plan for the Metro Station that bears its...

Prince George’s County Deltas Seek to Empower Young Men

The Prince George’s County Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority and the Prince George’s County Police Department will hold Empowering Males to Build...

Bail Bond Issue Divides County Leaders

The controversy over whether or not to eliminate the current bail bond system has placed several Prince George’s County elected officials on opposite sides...

Prince George’s NAACP Hosts Hester V. King Freedom Fund Gala

The Prince George’s County NAACP held its 26th Annual Hester V. King Freedom Fund Gala Oct. 19. The Gala supports the major programs of...

Prince George’s Approves FY2013 Budget

After a scare due to a delay in the state’s budgeting process, the Prince George’s County Council adopted a $2.7 billion budget on May...

Man Accused of Robbing ‘Pokemon Go’ Players on U-Md. Campus

COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — A man accused of robbing three "Pokemon Go" players on the University of Maryland's College Park campus has been...

Toles Wants Tougher Laws against Nightclubs

Prince George’s Councilwoman Karen Toles, D.-Dist. 7, has introduced a bill which she hopes will stem the violence surrounding some of the county’s nightclubs. “Based...

Moe Wins Third Term Despite Mudslinging

Laurel Mayor Craig Moe won a third term as mayor despite charges of fraud being thrown at him by former Laurel City Councilman Michael...

BlackRock Center for the Arts to Host Annual Open House

BlackRock Center for the Arts will host its annual Open House on August 22nd from 10 a.m.-1p.m. The event is free and open to...

Prince George’s County Schools Get Boost From Peterson Donation

Milt Peterson, through the Peterson Family Foundation, donated $1 million to the Teach for America Program, designating the funds be used for Prince George's...

Murder Suspect Still on the Run in Temple Hills

Police are searching for Walker Davis, 26, an alleged accomplice to David Neal, 27, from Oxon Hill, in a homicide and attempted robbery on...