Prince George's County News

Prince George's County News

Charities, Young Democrats Support Md. Homeless Shelter

The United Communities Against Poverty (UCAP), a Maryland-based charity, joined with the Prince George’s County Young Democrats and other groups to host the second...

Maryland Del. Aisha Braveboy Set to Launch AG Campaign

Maryland Del. Aisha N. Braveboy (D-25) said she is ready to throw her hat in the ring by mid-September as a candidate for the...

Thousands Flock to National Night Out in Prince George’s

Prince George’s residents from Beltsville to Brandywine were out in force Aug. 6 to celebrate the 30th annual National Night Out. Events were held at...

Md. Gov. O’Malley Announces Plans for Purple Line

Gov. Martin O'Malley on Monday announced a transportation package of nearly $650 million for Montgomery County. O'Malley and Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown also said Maryland...

Bowie State University Student Awarded National Scholarship

A Bowie State University undergraduate with dreams of becoming an immigration lawyer will travel to her childhood home of Nigeria in the fall to...

Baltimore Drug Dealer Who Imported Cocaine Hidden In Flip Flops Gets 15 Years

Lorenzo Solomon, 28, of Baltimore, was sentenced in U.S. District Court in Greenbelt to 188 months in prison June 24 in connection with a...

Prince George’s Circuit Court Clerk Bland Accuses Deputy of Assault

It all started behind closed doors, some sort of disagreement between Circuit Court Clerk Marilynn M. Bland and Chief Deputy Clerk David J. Billings...

Prosecutors drop case against Maryland RB Brown

WASHINGTON (AP) — Prince George's County prosecutors are dropping charges against Maryland running back Wes Brown, weeks after he was accused of assaulting a...

Former Ernest Just Student Finishes Top of Her Class

Kayla Pasteur, 14, formerly of Ernest Everett Just Middle School in Mitchellville, Md., completed a week-long summer program, July 14-20, at Tuskegee University School...

Seniors Answer the Call to Help

All Shades of Pink (ASOP) partnered with the Maryland - National Capital Parks & Planning Commission, November 2012, regarding its Wrapped in Comfort Blanket...

Man Sentenced to 85 Years in Prison for Threatening, Stalking Ex-Wife

A Prince George’s County Circuit Court judge sentenced Michael A. Johnson, 33, of Hyattsville, Md. to 115 years in prison on July 18 for...

Middle-School Students Work With Black Astronaut at Science Camp

The first Black astronaut to walk in space July 12 lead an exhibition of what 50 middle school students helped produce in a tough...