Prince George’s County News

  • Maryland Dems Seek Unity Ahead of General Election

    Some of Maryland’s top Democrats met to heal wounds and energize the party’s troops in advance of the upcoming Nov. 8 general election. U.S. Sens. Barbara Mikulski and Ben Cardin (DMd.), along with U.S. House Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer (D-Md.), U.S. Rep. Chris Van Hollen (D-Md.) and Maryland ...

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  • Landslide Victims Settle Lawsuit Against County

    Residents in a Prince George’s County neighborhood devastated by a landslide two years ago have settled their lawsuit against the county. Attorney Joseph P. Suntum represented a small group of homeowners in Fort Washington, Maryland that sued the county. He tells The {Washington Post} ...

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  • Maryland’s Paper Ballot System Receives Mixed Reviews

    Most objections to the use of paper ballots in Maryland elections prior to the primaries were reversed by positive voting experiences at the polling precincts, according to State and Prince George’s County election officials. “People were shocked that we were required to use paper ballots, but ...

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  • Annual Seat Pleasant Day

    Seat Pleasant is celebrating its 85th anniversary as a municipality of Prince George’s County with their annual Seat Pleasant Day on May 7. Residents are invited to enjoy activities and live entertainment, including moon bounces, a clown, face painting, archery, basketball tournament, games, a ...

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  • Edwards Falls but Brown Wins

    U.S. Rep. Donna Edwards came up short in her desire to become the first African American to represent Maryland in the U.S. Senate but former Lt.Gov. Anthony Brown and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton emerged as winners in the Democratic Party primary on April 26. Edwards did well in ...

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  • Public Schools’ Audit Set

    A wide ranging audit of Prince George’s Public schools will target four areas: programs and resources; transportation and facilities; business management; and information technology. The Prince George’s County Board of Education and County Council discussed the upcoming audit April 19 during an ...

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  • Forestville Drive-by Shooting Injures 4, Kills 1

    Prince George’s County Police say a woman was killed and four people were hurt in a drive-by shooting in Forestville April 26. The Department said, in a news release, that officers were called to Hil Mar Drive at about 1:25 a.m. in response to a reported shooting. Investigators say ...

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