Prince George's County News

Prince George's County News

Forest Heights Unveils New Surveillance Cameras

The small town of Forest Heights recently unveiled new surveillance cameras focusing on the entrances and exits of the area in an attempt to...

Brown Supporters Criticize Opponent Gansler for Comments about Prince George’s

State Attorney General Douglas F. Gansler (D), a candidate for governor, is facing censure after questioning the level of development in Prince George’s County...

Md. Rapper Forges Ahead with Retro Marketing Strategy

In an age of social media and online promotion, one Maryland rapper has found a new way forward for his career by taking a...

Prince George’s County Police Seek Suspect in 2012 Killing

Laquette Dunn wants the person responsible for killing her son brought to justice. She and Prince George’s County police detectives are asking the public’s...

Losing bidders won’t sue over casino license

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Maryland officials say the two losing bidders for a casino license near the nation's capital have agreed not to oppose...

New Fitness Center Opens in Prince George’s County

LA Fitness held a grand opening in Upper Marlboro Jan. 25, cutting the ceremonial ribbon for a new Prince George’s County outpost of the...

NBA Introduces New Math Game into PG County after School Program

The National Basketball Association (NBA) has introduced a new game for Prince George’s County students that involves both hoops and numbers crunching. NBA Math Hoops...

Third Pedestrian Killed in Two Months on Pennsylvania Avenue near Forrest Village Mall

Prince George’s County law enforcement officials are investigating a fatal traffic accident that occurred on Jan. 27 on Pennsylvania Avenue near Parkland Drive in...

President Obama Goes Shopping in Glenarden for Minimum Wage Hike Support

President Obama made a trip to Costco in Glenarden Jan. 29, not to shop, but to discuss raising the federal minimum wage. Obama drew loud...

Fiscal Year 2015 Public Budget Hearing Held in Oxon Hill

Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker III traveled to Oxon Hill High School Jan. 28 for the first of three public hearings to...

Suitland, Md. Welcomes New Family Health and Wellness Center

The Suitland, Md. community recently became a little healthier with the opening of a new Family Health and Wellness Center, part of Dimensions Healthcare...

Prince George’s Board Of Education Kicks Off New Year

The Prince George’s County Board of Education held a board meeting on January 23 at 7:00 p.m.in Upper Marlboro to address school problems, upcoming...