Prince George's County News

Prince George's County News

Baker Makes Run for Md. Governor Official

Prince George’s County Executive Rushern Baker announced that he would run for Maryland governor on June 21. Baker, who made the election announcement in a...

Public Schools CEO Defends Against Fraud Charges

On the heels of a third stellar high school graduation season Prince George’s County Public Schools CEO Kevin Maxwell, is defending himself against allegations...

Officials Ask for Patience as Collins Investigation Continues

Weeks after the murder of Bowie State University student Richard Collins III, on the campus of the University of Maryland College Park, law enforcement...

Truth from a Black Perspective

The trade association for Black-owned newspapers is holding their annual conference in Prince George's County, Md. The National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA) annual meeting is...

Lawmakers Call for Metro Overhaul

A group of Maryland lawmakers has proposed an overhaul of the Washington-area subway system that would give the struggling rail network the dedicated funding...

‘Wonder Women’ Luncheon

The Prince George’s Economic Development Corporation held its first Inaugural Women’s Excellence and Leadership Luncheon on June 8 at the MGM National Harbor in...

Eisenhower’s 7th Grade Students Get Bikes for Perfect Attendance

More than 150 Dwight D. Eisenhower Middle Schooll students took home brand new bicycles June 8 in recognition of their perfect attendance for the...

Md. Consultant Treads New Path

(Updated 06/15/2017) Political consulting firm Ellis Industries' CEO Lisa Ellis has seen and worked her share of elections in the state of Maryland. She...

Md. DUI Driver Sentenced to 50 Years

A driver who pleaded guilty to causing a crash that killed five people in a Washington suburb, then disappeared before his sentencing hearing, has...

Peeps Summer Ice Cream Social

The Summer Ice Cream Social is set to kick off summer. The social event is scheduled to be held at Peeps and Company, 150...

Bowie State Univ. Unveils New Science Building

The new Center for Natural Sciences, Mathematics, and Nursing at Bowie State University drew a large crowd for its grand opening June 9. The $102...

Guns Down, Fists Up at Woman-Owned Gym

Germaine Robinson said she loves boxing, but she never thought she would be involved with the fight game. Robinson’s love for the sport and...