Prince George's County News

Prince George's County News

Officials Raise Concerns about Hogan’s Unwillingness to Support County Hospital

Prince George's County lawmakers and health officials addressed a new proposed hospital in Largo, Md. amid concerns about how the project will be funded. The...

Spotlight on Black Educators: PGCC President Charlene Dukes

From sharing a four-bedroom house with eight siblings to having her own head office, Charlene Dukes, PhD, holds the position as the first female...

First Baptist of Glenarden Presents ‘Black Boy Blues’ Play

Kenny Dickerson and Ashley Rios star as Carter Blue and Jonni Mae Thomas in “Black Boy Blues: The Struggle of African-American Men,” a dramatic...

Jazz Lewis Replacing Vaughn as Md. Delegate

Jazz Lewis, a campaign professional with close ties to U.S. House of Representatives Minority Whip Steny Hoyer (D-Md.) was selected to be the next...

Brown Hits the Ground Running in Congress, Boycotts Inauguration

Freshman U.S. Rep. Anthony Brown (D) was sworn into the U.S. House of Representatives on Jan. 3 and he hasn't stopped working since then....

Shooting at Magnet School Worries Community

Despite a shooting at Suitland High School on Jan. 13 that left one student wounded and caused a lockdown, supporters of the school say...

Senate President Vows to Restore Hospital Center Money

Maryland's Senate president vowed to restore money cut from the state budget for the planned Prince George's Regional Medical Center, as more details about...

Basketball: PG Valor Basketball Team vs. Steel City Yellow Jackets

PG Valor is set to play the Steel City Yellow Jackets from Philadelphia on Jan. 21 at New 24 Fitness, 6417 Marlboro Pike. The...

Prince George’s Delegate Michael Vaughn Steps Down; Politicos Step Up to Take His Place

Michael Vaughn, a District 24 Democrat who served years in the Maryland House of Delegates, recently stepped down and several politically active residents are...

Pathway to Purchase Program Paves Way to New Home Owners

The Prince George's County Department of Housing and Community Development and the Redevelopment Authority recently launched a new home ownership program. "Pathway to Purchase,"...

Legislators Lay Out 2017 Priorities

The Maryland General Assembly on Jan. 11 kicked off its annual 90-day session with Prince George's County lawmakers focusing on budgeting, public safety, health...

Suspicious Deaths in Greenbelt, Police Say

A man and woman were found dead inside a Prince George’s County home in Greenbelt, Md., police are investigating their deaths as “suspicious.” The...