Prince George's County News

Prince George's County News

Our D.R.E.A.M. Foundation Youth Business Summit

Our D.R.E.A.M. Foundation will hold a Youth Business Summit for Prince George’s County high school students on June 25 from 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. at...

Financial Well-being and Transition Workshop: Special Needs Planning Conference

The National Capital-area chapter of Autism Speaks and the SunTrust Foundation will hold a Financial Well-being and Transition workshop June 25 at the Gaylord...

Child Sex Abuse Case Spurs Changes in Schools

In the aftermath of the child sex abuse case in Prince George’s County Public Schools earlier this year, a School Safety Task Force presented...

Police Investigate Double Homicide in Hyattsville

Prince George's County police are investigating a double homicide in Hyattsville, Maryland. Police said patrol officers received a call for a welfare check at about 8:30 p.m. on...

Brothers Charged with Murder in Upper Marlboro Man’s Death

Authorities say two brothers have been arrested in connection with the slaying of their friend, who was found June 9 outside a home in...

Baker, Leggett Praise Pepco Community Benefits

The county executives of the two Maryland counties surrounding the Washington metropolitan area recently praised the new community benefits agreement that a utility company is...

Seat Pleasant Mayor Plans Property Tax Cap for Seniors

In an effort to stave off gentrification, Seat Pleasant, Maryland Mayor Eugene Grant is planning to cap property taxes for senior citizens who own...

Program to Steer Youth Away from Prison

A new Prince George’s County initiative hopes to steer first-time youth offenders charged with drug crimes, from incarceration to education and work programs.  The...

Langley Park Fire Determined to be Arson, Police Say

Prince George's County police say a fire that broke out inside of a first-floor apartment in Langley Park was an act of arson. Police say...

Md. Teacher Charged with Illegal Sexual Contact with Student

Prince George's County police say a 45-year-old high school teacher has been charged with having illegal sexual contact with a student. Police say Vincent McDuffie...

Police ID Woman Found Dead in Apartment Complex Laundry Room

Police are identifying a woman they say was found dead in a laundry room at an Adelphi apartment complex. Prince George's County police identified the...

AKA Sorors Set Re-Vamp of Elementary School Playground

The Upsilon Tau Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority is set to repair a student playground area for mentally and physically disabled youth...