Prince George's County News

Prince George's County News

Failed Legislation Places Ft. Washington Groups on Opposite Sides

A much talked-about bill was pulled off the table last week by Prince George’s County Councilman Tony Knotts, D.-Dist. 8, after support for the...

Prince George’s Hospital Launches Domestic Violence Initiative

In an effort to provide better services to victims of domestic violence in the area, Prince George’s Hospital Center has launched the “Maryland Domestic...

Despite Winning the Primary, Baker has busy Election Day

Click here to read selected 2010 Election results. Prince George’s County Executive-elect Rushern Baker knew his position was sewn up during the primary election, however...

Top Level Prince George’s Officials to Benefit from Failed Legislation

Prince George’s County Council has rejected a bill to freeze pay for the county executive and council members until 2012. The rejection of the...

New Public Safety Officials Make Domestic Violence a Priority

Prince George’s County’s brand new state’s attorney and sheriff will have a difficult task addressing domestic violence. When Melvin C. High and Angela Alsobrooks...

Riddick Hopes Summit Will ‘Impact’ Community

On Oct. 23 at the Queen Anne Auditorium on the campus of Prince George’s Community College, a forum will be held to address the...

Economic Impact of BRAC at Andrews Questioned

Questions abound over the viability of real economic impact surrounding the Base Realignment and Closure (BRAC) and the influx of jobs it will bring...

Prince George’s Police Chief Responds to Cheating Allegations

A Washington Post report into a possible cheating scandal with the Prince George’s County Police Training Academy has Prince George’s County Police (PGPD) officials...

Prince George’s Businesswoman Takes Financial Literacy into Her Own Hands

Carmen Johnson always had a big heart, but never knew how she could inspire and change others’ lives. Now, with the creation of the...

Community College Theatre Department a Hidden Gem

Prince George’s Community College students continue to do surprising work, and that includes the theatre department. As the college continues to move forward, the...

Maryland HBCU Digitizes Half-Century of Memories

The University of Maryland Eastern Shore’s Frederick Douglass Library has digitized a half-century of The Hawk yearbooks – from the first volume in 1959...

Regional Group Eyes Development Opportunity in Pr. George’s County

As Prince George’s County continues its efforts to bring transit-oriented development (TOD) to the county, the Coalition for Smarter Growth – a regional nonprofit...