Prince George's County News

Prince George's County News

Are Black Politicians Unfairly Scrutinized?

The recent indictment of former Maryland Del. Michael Vaughn has generated speculation among Black Prince Georgians that elected officials of their race are being...

Shot and Killed in Suitland Rd. Parking Lot

On March 9, 24-year-old Charles Romain, a resident of Alexandria, Va. was arrested and charged with first- and second-degree murder in the death of...

Baker Optimistic about New Budget

Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III recently unveiled his $3.8 million FY2018 budget proposal that he said reflects how far the county...

Frustrated County Promoters Adjust to New Laws

When Prince George's County Council Rep. Karen Toles (D-Suitland) led the fight three years ago to close nightclubs and strip bars in the county...

Possible Delay in New Prince George’s Hospital Plan

Everyone agrees that Prince George’s County needs a new hospital. Like the old D.C. General in neighboring District of Columbia, Dimensions Healthcare seems to...

Grand Jury Indicts Former Md. Del. Michael Vaughn for Bribery

A grand jury recently indicted a former state delegate on bribery charges in a case involving liquor sales in Prince George's County. Democrat Michael Vaughn...

Prince George’s Politicians All On Board for New Hospital

Prince George's County elected officials may have their differences but one thing they are united on: the building of a county hospital located in...

The Gathering Men Empowerment Programs

The Gathering of Men, a men’s empowerment group is scheduled to hold a biweekly program at Greater Beulah Baptist Church, 6056 Central Avenue from...

UMD Spring Big Band Showcase

On March 7 and 8 at 7: 30 p.m., the University of Maryland jazz ensembles are scheduled to give a lively concert that features...

Md. Medical Marijuana License Debacle Gives State Black Eye

When former Governor Martin O’Malley signed into law the Medical Marijuana Law that led to the Natalie Laprade Commission which established a commission to...

Mother Vows To Continue Fight For Unarmed Son Killed By Sheriff’s Deputy

Michele Minor refuses to give up on what she calls “getting justice for her son” Michael Minor, who was shot and killed by a...

Mother Charged with Fatally Shooting Son

Angelique Renee Chase, the mother of 17-year-old Christopher Perry, was charged Feb. 23 with first- and second-degree murder, manslaughter, assault in the first degree,...