Prince George's County News

Prince George's County News

Accomplice in Trooper Brown Murder Indicted

Prince George’s County States Attorney Glenn Ivey announced that Anthony A. Milton II, one of the suspects in the murder of Maryland State Trooper...

County Employees Unhappy with Jack Johnson’s Performance

As Prince George’s County Executive Jack Johnson concludes his last term in office, there are many who have a bad taste in their mouths...

PGCC Addresses Minority Business Shortage

Prince George’s Community College’s Center for Minority Business Development (CMBD) has a groundbreaking accelerator program which is helping to create minority business opportunities in...

First Lady of Prince George’s Joins the Family Business

Leslie Johnson, wife of Prince George’s County Executive Jack Johnson and candidate for the Prince George’s County Council seat in District 6, has never...

Two Longtime Legislators Vie for District 24 Seat

Two legends in the Maryland General Assembly will go head-to-head in the state Senate race for District 24. Joanne C. Benson and Nathaniel Exum...

Baker Vows to Improve Pr. George’s Schools

Prince George's County executive candidate Rushern Baker used a personal anecdote to illustrate his family's commitment to public education July 17 at a "Women...

Predatory Lenders Found Their Prey in Prince George’s Residents

When the foreclosure rate went up in Prince George’s County, the ensuing crisis was created by many things. A main contributing factor was predatory...

State Agency Move Causing Different Reactions in Pr. George’s and Anne Arundel

Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley recently announced plans to move the Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) headquarters from Crownsville in Anne Arundel County...

Prince George’s Hospital System Remains in Limbo

Prince George's County officials are still optimistic over a hospital situation in desperate need of a resolution. Despite lacking a concrete plan of action,...

Sickle Cell Claims the Life of Mount Rainier Councilwoman

Prince George’s County officials are mourning the death of Mount Rainier City Councilwoman Alta Morton, Dist. 1. Morton died on July 8 from complications...

Peters Faces Old and New Faces in District 23 Race

The state senator's race in District 23 is proving to be another interesting one. Douglas J.J. Peters appears to be entrenched as the incumbent;...

Appliance Store Helps Fill Void in Boulevard

The void left by Circuit City at the Boulevard at Capital Centre has now been filled by hhgregg, Inland Western Retail Real Estate Trust...