Prince George's County News

Prince George's County News

Contaminated Water Shutters Newborn Unit at Prince George’s County, Md. Hospital

A bacterium discovered this week in Prince George’s Hospital Center’s neonatal intensive care unit led authorities to close the unit and move patients to...

Donnaka Lewis Appointment to Judgeship Praised by County Leaders

On July 26, Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan (R) appointed Donnaka Lewis, along with Bryon Bereano and Ada Clark-Edwards, to the Prince George's County District...

KidPreneur Day Motivates Youth

The dreams of more than 100 young entrepreneurs took flight recently during Prince George’s County first KidPreneur Day. Hosted by the county’s Economic Development...

Vote Set to Expand Number of Council Seats

The Prince George's County Council recently supported a charter amendment to add two at-large seats, but the amendment isn’t winning over many county residents....

Police Arrest 2 Homicide Suspects

Reginald Lewis' death is the latest murder being investigated by the Prince Georges County Homicide Unit. Lewis, 24, was found Aug. 10 on a...

Prince George’s County Economic Development Initiative Focuses on Vets

As part of the initiative to build Maryland’s Prince George’s County into a destination that is both attractive to businesses and people, the Economic...

Hogan Taps Clark-Edwards for Judgeship

Ada Clark-Edwards, a veteran prosecutor for the Prince George's County State's Attorney’s Office, was one of two Black attorneys appointed to start a new...

Crab Shack Shares Florida Culture

After five years of trying and failing at numerous business endeavors, Lenell Watson finally listened to a little bird in his ear – his...

National Night Out Continues Tradition of Community Police Relations

In an effort to strengthen community relationships and prevent crime, the National Association of Town Watch along with the U.S. Park Police recently held...

Alleged Intruder Shot by Off-Duty Police Officer

Authorities say a man who was shot after breaking into the home of an off-duty Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission police officer was armed with...

Annie’s Art Gallery Presents Family Night Poetry Open Mic

On Aug. 18 Family Night Poetry Open Mic will take place at Annie’s Art Gallery in for this month's free "Family Night Poetry Open...

Prince George’s County Office of Information Technology’s Summer Youth Face-off

In partnership with the Prince George’s County Office of Human Resources Management’s Summer Youth Enrichment Program, and as sub-component of the Tech Prince Georges...