Prince George's County News

Prince George's County News

County Leaders Debate Against Hogan’s Change in School Start Date

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan's (R) executive order requiring all Maryland public schools to start classes after Labor Day, beginning with the 2017-2018 school year,...

Butterfield Hails Clinton

U.S. Rep. G.K. Butterfield (D-N.C.), chairman of the Congressional Black Caucus, campaigned for the Democratic Party in Prince George's County, Md. Butterfield, who leads...

Homicide Rate Continues to Climb

The addition of five more homicides in Prince Georges County over two weeks, has contributed to the urban area’s spike in violent crime. According...

Seat Pleasant Residents Vent Their Police Issues

Joe Clair, WPGC disc jockey and comedian, is disturbed about public safety issues and the police’s perceived hostility toward the residents of Seat Pleasant,...

Business Delegation Heading to Cuba

Prince George's County, Md. officials and businesses will embark on a 5-day exploratory mission to Cuba in November. The goal is to uncover current...

Edwards, County Leaders Disturbed by Head Start Brush

U.S. Rep. Donna Edwards recently articulated her views on the ongoing flap regarding the loss of federal funding for the Prince George's County Head...

KanKouran West Africa Dance Company’s 33rd Annual African Dance, Drum Conference

KanKouran's 33rd Annual African Dance and Drum Conference will be held at 7117 Maple Avenue from Sept. 2-4. The event will run from at...

Man Pleads Guilty in Death of Infant

Kareem Bruce Bryant was sentenced to 12 years in prison on Aug. 19 for the homicide of his girlfriend’s 6-month-old baby. Bryant, 24, of the...

Nipsey’s Style Reflects Homegrown Culture

After traveling the nation and experiencing different musical cultures, a local restaurant owner decided to incorporate several homegrown styles of Prince George’s County, Md....

Head Start Child Abuse Detailed

Residents of Prince George's County are upset over the possible loss of millions of dollars in funding for one of the nation's most successful...

Prince George’ Community Resources and N’STYLE Hair Grooming’s Hair Groomers with Heart

Prince George’ Community Resources and N’Style Hair Grooming are scheduled to hold a Hair Groomers with Heart event on Aug. 28 at Towne Centre...

Contaminated Water Shutters Newborn Unit at Prince George’s County, Md. Hospital

A bacterium discovered this week in Prince George’s Hospital Center’s neonatal intensive care unit led authorities to close the unit and move patients to...