Prince George's County News

Prince George's County News

Second Man Charged in Bowie, Md. Slaying

Prince George's County Police have charged a second man in a shooting death in a domestic dispute in Bowie. Thirty-one-year-old Demarco James of Washington was...

Black Pilots and Black Aviators Honored

Black aviators and instructors were honored for their contributions to the field at an all-day event in Ft. Washington, Md. The day’s event began...

Prince George’s County Vendors Flock to MGM Information Sessions

Several hundred vendors who are seeking a role in the casino and resort development proposed for Prince George’s County gathered Sept. 27 at two...

Md. Housing Agency Headquarters Plans Clear P.G. County Council

The Prince George’s County Council ratified a plan on Sept 23 for a state agency headquarters to be built at Carrollton Station, paving the...

Andrews AFB Welcomes Troops from Southeast Asia

Little Elias Pena and his sisters, Vicky and Anne, were told they were going to Andrews Air Force Base on Sept. 23 to pick...

O’Malley Orders Probe of Abuses at Crownsville State Hospital

At the direction of Gov. Martin O’Malley, the Maryland Department of Mental Health and Hygiene announced recently at a Legislative Black Caucus hearing that...

Prince George’s County’s Online Anti-Bullying Reporting Process

The Prince George’s County school system has created an online bullying/harassment reporting form now available on its website (www.pgcps.org). The form was established to “report...

Md. Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown to Make Campaign Announcement Sept. 22

Maryland Lt. Anthony Brown and his running mate, Howard County, Md. Executive Ken Ulman, are poised to make a major campaign announcement Sept 22...

Prince George’s, Md. Police Investigate Ft. Washington Murder

The Prince George’s County, Md. Police Department is investigating the murder of a man in Fort Washington, Md. The incident was discovered by police about...

S.E. Theater Company Fills Knowledge Gaps in Play About Black Inventors

Pin Points Theater, based in Southeast Washington, presented 1001 Black Inventions at Greater Mt. Nebo AME Church in Bowie Sept. 15. The play, which has...

Market Saturation Possible Despite Maryland Casino Revenue Records

COLLEGE PARK - Maryland gambling revenue hit a record high last month, but gaming economists fear that growth will level off if the state’s...

Landover Woman Arrested for Alleged Attempted Murder of Lover’s Son

According to Prince George’s County law enforcement officials, the plot went something like this: woman gets angry at boyfriend, woman breaks into boyfriend’s home...