Prince George's County News

Prince George's County News

Prince George’s County School Budget Hits Crisis Level

The Prince George’s County Public Schools budget situation has hit a crisis level as a severe deficit is threatening over 1,000 jobs within the...

Central Ave Development Plan to Change Face of Busy Corridor

The Prince George’s County Planning Department (PG Planning) is undergoing a process to improve Central Avenue between the Capitol Heights and Addison Road Metro...

Rushern Baker: Still Going Forward Strong

Prince George’s County Executive Rushern Baker waited 8 years to be elected to the position and after two tumultuous months on the job, he’s...

Settlement Impacts Pr. George’s SWAT Tactics

Prince George’s County and Berwyn Heights Mayor Cheye Calvo have reached a settlement in a suit over the unlawful shooting of Calvo’s two dogs...

Another Crisis at the Top of Forest Heights Leadership

Once again, the town of Forest Heights has disciplined its chief executive over improprieties in office. According to reports, Mayor Andrea McCutcheon has been...

County Accountability Task Force has Tough Task

With Prince George’s County being placed under the microscope after the Jack Johnson scandal, county officials sought to find a way to clean up...

Prince George’s County Council Gears up for New Session

The Prince George’s County Council is gearing up for its next legislative session with some unique challenges ahead. The Council will have to work...

Murders in Prince George’s Highlight Divide

The murders in Prince George’s County highlight another striking issue within the county - the divide between inner and outer beltway communities. All 15...

Budget, Ethics are Big Concerns for Prince George’s Legislators

The Prince George’s delegation in Annapolis is beginning the 2011 legislative session with some key goals. Most include getting funding for the county as...

Disconnect May be Preventing Police-Community Partnership

Prince George’s County officials and community groups both acknowledge that in order to solve many of the violent crimes that have plagued the county...

Prince George’s Officials Scramble to Curb Violence

Prince George’s County officials are working hard to stem a tide of violence that swept the county in the early days of the new...

Prince George’s Task Force to Help County’s LGBTQ Youth

For years, there has been a lack of help for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) youth in Prince George’s County. Now, there...