Prince George's County News

Prince George's County News

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...

Local Sailor Serves aboard Navy’s Newest Amphibious-Assault Ship

PASCAGOULA, Miss. – A graduate of Gwynn High School is serving in the U.S. Navy as part of a hand-selected crew charged with bringing...

American Council on Education Honors PGCC Present Charlene Dukes

The American Council on Education (ACE) recently named Charlene M. Dukes, president of Prince George’s Community College, the 2014 recipient of the Reginald Wilson...

Escaped Inmate Found at Prince George’s Home

HILLCREST HEIGHTS, Md. (AP) — Maryland corrections officials say an inmate who escaped a minimum security prison has been found at the home of...

Bowie workshop on the art of batik

Nigerian master artist Tunde Odunlade led a hands-on workshop at Bowie State University, March 25, with about 40 students and staff in the art...

Suitland High Alum Graduates From Basic Training

Air Force Airman Devon T. Ross graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week...

100 Black Men of Prince George’s County to Host 2014 MLK Breakfast

The 100 Black Men of Prince George’s County will host the third annual Martin Luther King Jr. Prayer Breakfast. Tracee Wilkins of News 4 will...

Award-Winning Bowie State Professor Named Visiting Fellow at Harvard

A Bowie State University professor will develop a massive open online course (MOOC) to teach people how to effectively report the news using mobile...

Prince George’s County Non-Profits Receive $152,316 in United Way Grants

The United Way of the National Capital Area awarded 14 grants totaling $152, 316 to Prince George’s County non-profit organizations, the United Way NCA...

Prince George’s Harlem Renaissance Festival Set

The Prince George’s Harlem Renaissance Festival, an annual event that draws children, adults and families together in a celebration of the county’s arts and...

Ardmore Elementary Principal Georgette Gregory Honored for Leadership in Arts Education

Georgette Gregory, principal of Ardmore Elementary School was recently honored by the Arts Education in Maryland Schools (AEMS) Alliance for establishing an institution that...

Prince George’s ‘All In’ for New FBI Headquarters

University of Maryland President Dr. Wallace D. Loh walked to the news conference podium on March 24 at the College Park campus. As Loh...