Prince George's County News

Prince George's County News

Half Note Serves as Dining, Entertainment Suburban Spot

Derric E. Thomas, Esq., owner of Half Note Restaurant and Lounge in Bowie, Maryland, is comfortable remaining outside of Washington, D.C. “The D.C. market...

Hogan Appoints 3 Judges to District Court

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan (R) recently appointed three judges, two of which are African American to the Prince George's County District Court. Hogan announced the...

Maryland Gives Out $1.3M in Public Safety Grants

Throughout July public safety grants were given to police and service departments across Maryland from the Governor’s Office of Crime Control and Prevention. The...

Non-Profit Leaders Detail Plans for Grant Money

On July 13, Prince George's County Executive Rushern Baker III and Kevin M. Maxwell, Prince George's County Public Schools' CEO, recognized nine non-profits that...

Temple Hills Man Pleads Guilty to Assaulting A Police Officer

Danny Lee Harvell pled guilty on July 19 to two counts of first degree assault and possession to distribute marijuana. He faces 25 years...

Negro League Legends Hall of Fame’s 13th Anniversary Celebration

The Negro League Legends Hall of Fame (NLLHOF) will hold its 13th Anniversary Celebration during the week of July 27-30. The vision of the...

Sports Radio/TV Host to Speak at Greater Mt. Nebo Church

James Brown, the 2016 recipient of the Pete Rozelle Radio-Television Award that recognizes host’s longtime and exceptional contributions to radio and television in professional...

Violent Crime Surge Continues

Four homicides were committed in Prince George’s County within six days, continuing the surge of violent crime. In 2015, the total number of homicides...

District Heights Selects Jack Sims To Replace Deceased James Walls As Mayor

Jack Sims is in the saddle again. The venerable former mayor of District Heights will be returning to office to replace his old friend...

Residents Demand Share of MGM Local Impact Funds

Local residents crowded into a small conference room at Harmony Hall Regional Center in Fort Washington, Maryland on June 30. They came to demand...

Prince George’s County EDC Hosts South African Mutual Briefing

The Prince George's County Economic Development Corporation (EDC) will host the Embassy of South Africa Minister of Economics for a Mutual Briefing on the...

AME Churches Celebrate Seawright’s Election to Bishop

A Prince George’s County clergyman was elected to lead the African Methodist Episcopal Church as one of its bishops during the denomination’s quadrennial conference...