Prince George's County News

Prince George's County News

Ehrlich to Halt Purple Line Project if Re-Elected

Robert Ehrlich (R), former governor of Maryland, recently made comments that have ruffled the feathers of many officials in Prince George’s and Montgomery counties....

Pr. George’s Bus Driver Arrested on Child Pornography Charges

Scott Smallwood, a 27-year-old Upper Marlboro resident and bus driver for Prince George’s County Public Schools, was arrested on May 21 at a Prince...

Duncan Praises Pr. George’s Public Schools for Student Achievement

In a visit to Bladensburg Elementary School today, Secretary of Education Arne Duncan praised Prince George’s County for its commitment to improving school performance. “What...

Six Flags Stages a ‘Lock Out’

Six Flags America may be facing a lawsuit over what two women say are discriminatory hiring policies. Janet Bello and Jackie Sherrill are crying...

County Executive Candidate Pledges to Clean Up Prince George’s Politics

Former State Del. Rushern Baker, candidate for Prince George’s County Executive has released his proposed plan for ethics reform in the county. Baker’s “Raising Our...

Industrial Teams With Ebenezer To Increase Financial Literacy

Ebenezer Church believes its financial situation was misrepresented in a Reuters story earlier this year. This is part two of AFRO coverage about the...

Tart Family Creating a Legacy at Bowie State

On May 21, a family experience will come full circle when Tiara and Tonya Tart graduate from Bowie State University, a feat their father...

PGCEDC to Hold Information Session on Recovery Act Funding

The U.S. Department of Treasury has allocated $41.5 million to Prince George’s County under the Recovery Zone Facility Bond (RZFB) as part of the...

Ebenezer Church Officials Dispute Reuters Article

Officials at Ebenezer AME Church in Fort Washington are upset over a recent Reuter’s story that they say was a distortion of the church’s...

Lanham Resident Launches Campaign for District 23A Seat

Lanham resident and real estate attorney, Nicole Williams will officially launch her campaign for District 23A’s state delegate this week. “There are a lot great...

Suspect Sought in Largo-Area Bank Robberies

Prince George’s County Police Department has released surveillance photos of a suspect sought in several bank robberies in the Largo area. Officials say the suspect...

New Bill to Provide Tax Relief to Pr. George’s Homeowners

Gov. Martin O'Malley last week signed a bill into law that would provide tax relief for Maryland homeowners. The bill, which was sponsored Sen. Douglas...