Prince George's County News

Prince George's County News

Family Life Center Coming to Upper Marlboro, Md.

The Prince George’s County, Md. community can look forward to a new multipurpose Family Life Center that will be one of the largest of...

James Walls, Jr., District Heights, Md. Mayor, Dies Suddenly at Age 39

Condolences poured in from around the Washington, D.C. region following the sudden death of District Heights, Md. Mayor James L. Walls Jr. Walls was found dead in...

Prince George’s County, Md. Residents Angered by Once-a-Week Trash Collection

In an effort to streamline rubbish collection in Prince George’s County, Maryland executives devised a new trash pickup schedule, reducing collection from two days...

Brothers Indicted in Fatal MD Police Station Attack

A man who prosecutors say conducted an attack on an Upper Marlboro, Maryland police station that led to an officer being killed has been...

Schools Look to Partner with Faithbased Orgs Following Violence Spike

In an effort to promote success among schools, students and families, Prince George’s County Public Schools (PGCPS) CEO Kevin Maxwell proposed a partnership plan...

Happy Mother’s Day

June Dillard “My Mother was determined that I go to college and be a teacher. I accomplished that twice in my lifetime. Elementary and Special...

Landslide Victims Settle Lawsuit Against County

Residents in a Prince George's County neighborhood devastated by a landslide two years ago have settled their lawsuit against the county. Attorney Joseph P. Suntum...

Maryland Dems Seek Unity Ahead of General Election

Some of Maryland’s top Democrats met to heal wounds and energize the party’s troops in advance of the upcoming Nov. 8 general election. U.S. Sens....

Maryland’s Paper Ballot System Receives Mixed Reviews

Most objections to the use of paper ballots in Maryland elections prior to the primaries were reversed by positive voting experiences at the polling...

Small Businesses Are Booming

Small business is booming in Prince George’s County, and there’s plenty of room for more, according to the Moving Mountains Part II Small Business...

Annual Seat Pleasant Day

Seat Pleasant is celebrating its 85th anniversary as a municipality of Prince George’s County with their annual Seat Pleasant Day on May 7. Residents...

Former Prince George’s County, Md. School Board Member Sentenced

A former Prince Georges County, Md. Board of Education member and Government Accountability Office employee was sentenced April 29 to three years of supervised...