Prince George's County News

Prince George's County News

How They Stand

This is the second in a series of seven articles that examines Maryland gubernatorial candidates' positions on major issues. ANNAPOLIS- Maryland’s Democratic gubernatorial candidates all...

Three Oxon Hill High School Students Win Full Scholarships to Attend the University of...

Three Prince George's County Public Schools (PGCPS) students from Oxon Hill High School received a full four-year scholarship as part of the University of...

2014 Prince George’s Harlem Renaissance Festival to Kick Off in Landover

The Harlem Remembrance Foundation of Prince George’s County will host its annual Harlem Renaissance Festival on May 3. The event, which will take place...

Rev. ‘Jazz’ Preaches First Resurrection Sunday at Jericho City of Praise

The 10,000-seat sanctuary on Resurrection Sunday wasn't filled anywhere close to capacity. The main floor was full, and there was a smattering of congregants...

Foreclosures on the Rise Again

Even as the recovering housing market nationally appears to be brightening, foreclosure filings in Maryland are once again increasing, according to the Baltimore Neighborhood...

Prince George’s County, Md. to Hold Ninth Annual Heritage Film Festival

The ninth annual Heritage Film Festival is set for April 17 to 19 at the South Bowie Library in Bowie, Md. The festival will showcase...

Gubernatorial Candidates Split on Minimum Wage

This is the first in a series of seven articles that examines Maryland gubernatorial candidates' positions on major issues. ANNAPOLIS - When Gov. Martin O’Malley...

Maryland Man Sentenced to 25 Years for Sexual Assault

A Silver Spring man was sentenced on April 11 to 25 years in prison for sexually assaulting a 22-year-old woman in 2010. In December...

Sexual Assault Awareness Month Observed by Prince George’s Hospital

A rally and candlelight vigil recognizing survivors of sexual assault and abuse was held April 10 as part of Dimensions Healthcare System’s annual drive...

Groundbreaking Ceremony Held for DHCD Headquarters in New Carrollton

Prince George’s County residents were treated to some upbeat news April 9 at a groundbreaking ceremony for construction of a massive project that local...

Prince George’s Schools Win Grant

President Obama visited Bladensburg High School, April 7, to discuss a $7 million grant being present to three Maryland schools by the U.S. departments...

Jazz Artist Sherry Winston to Perform at the Montpelier Arts Center

Jazz flutist Sherry Winston will perform at the Montpelier Arts Center in Laurel on April 11, as part of the center’s Live! At Montpelier...