Prince George's County News

Prince George's County News

Judge Says Court Should Review Delegate Nomination

A judge says the nomination of a Prince George's County businessman to fill a seat in the House of Delegates once held by Tiffany...

HBCU Equity, Health Care Top Black Legislative Agenda

Maryland’s African American lawmakers converged on the Sheraton Annapolis hotel Nov. 15-17 for the 2012 Maryland Black Legislative Caucus Weekend, which included the annual...

Jury: Alexis Simpson Not Guilty in Bowie State Roommate Fatal Stabbing

A Prince George’s County, Md. jury found a Bowie State University student not guilty of first-degree murder and related charges in the Sept. 15,...

Trial starts in case of slain Bowie State student

A witness has testified about a fight between college roommates that led to the stabbing death of one woman. Alexis Simpson is standing trial in...

Prince George’s Approves Same-Sex Marriage and National Harbor Casino

Voters in Prince George’s County narrowly approved casino gambling and same-sex marriage on an election day that started out with long lines but ended...

Bowie State University Opens Business Incubation Center

The nonprofit Business Innovation Center opened at Bowie State University in October, initially hosting four resident businesses. More than five years in the making, the...

Byron Cage: Ministering God’s Word through Music

On a recent Thursday, evening at Ebenezer African Methodist Episcopal Church in Fort Washington, music minister Byron Cage counted down the tasks he needed...

Prince George’s Community College Hosts Women’s Legislative Conference

Hundreds of women convened on the campus of Prince George’s Community College Oct. 28 for the first Women’s Legislative Conference, for an opportunity to...

Career Criminal Pleads Guilty to Drug, Weapons Possession in Bladensburg

GREENBELT, Md.--A 30 year old Bladensburg man who has been labeled a career criminal by federal prosecutors, was sentenced to 15 years in prison...

Prince George’s Police Mourn Colleague

For the second time in as many months, Prince George’s County police are mourning the loss of one of their own in traffic accident. Police...

Six Surprises About Maryland Terrapins Defensive End A.J. Francis

It’s Mike Francis’ day to play stay-at-home dad. His wife, Carrie Francis, is at work, leaving him to look after their 3-year-old son until...

Bowie State Homecoming 2012

Bowie State University kicked off its Homecoming celebrations on Oct. 13.