Prince George's County News

Prince George's County News

Government Agencies, Non-Profits Fight Hunger in Prince George’s County

In order to boost nutrition for local families and children in Prince George’s County, Md. the charity Gleaning For The World along with several...

Small Business Saturday

Gwen McCall, President and CEO of the Prince George’s County Economic Development Corporation, is encouraging all county residents to support local small businesses on Nov. 29....

Maryland Nonprofit Offers Alternative to School Suspension

A Prince George’s County nonprofit is offering an alternative course for middle- and high-school girls who were suspended or temporary expelled from schools in...

Prince George’s Black Leaders Speculate on Brown’s Loss

Prince Georgians are still reeling after Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown’s (D) loss to Anne Arundel businessman Larry Hogan (R) in the Nov. 4 general...

Mighty Men of Valor Holds National Conference in Prince George’s County

The Mighty Men of Valor held their annual, two-day national conference at First Baptist Church of Glenarden in Upper Marlboro, Md. on Nov. 7-8. The...

Charged with Endangering Students, Md. Bus Driver Receives Home Detention

A former Prince George’s County, Md. bus driver was sentenced to home detention for 30-days and probation for one year after leaving unattended children...

Prince George’s County Deltas to Host Holiday Dinner Dance Gala

The nonprofit Prince George’s County Delta Alumnae Foundation will host its annual Holiday Splendor Dinner Dance Gala on Dec. 5 from 7:30 p.m. to 11:30...

MGM Internship Programs Guarantee Employment at National Harbor

MGM National Harbor, currently under construction in Oxon Hill, Md., will soon employ some graduates of MGM’s internship programs. According to Adam Miller, college relations...

Baseball Field Renamed After First Black Athlete in Lanham Boys Club

In 1959, seven-year-old Bryan Broadie insisted that his mother take him to the local baseball field where only White children played. His insistence paid...

Md. Students Barred Over Missing Vaccinations

UPPER MARLBORO, Md. (AP) — More than 400 students in Prince George's County were barred from returning to school Nov. 5 because they hadn't...

Maryland Residents Got An Early Start For Midterm Elections

Voters in Prince George’s County hit the ground running by casting their ballots early on Election Day. At the Hyattsville Public Library in Hyattsville, there...

Hogan Defeats Brown

COLLEGE PARK, Md.—For weeks, possibly months, the talk had been how Maryland Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown would soon become the nation’s third black governor. ...