Prince George's County News

Prince George's County News

In Forestville, Everything’s Coming up Roses

It may not be as flashy as the just-opened Tanger Outlets, but miles away from the glittering National Harbor another major commercial step for...

Prince George’s County Council Votes to Raise Minimum Wage by 2017

Prince George’s County voted on Wednesday to join Montgomery County in dramatically raising the minimum wage, approving a measure that would increase the hourly...

Postal Worker Killed on Duty in Landover

LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — Police say a postal worker has been shot and killed in Prince George's County while he was on duty. Police say...

Tanger Outlet at National Harbor Opens for Business

The speeches were scheduled for 10 a.m. but the sales started an hour earlier and the shoppers were lined up before dawn. The long-awaited grand...

New Prince George’s County Process Unveiled to Increase Input in Community Development Projects

The Prince George’s County Council Nov. 19 unanimously approved a measure that, its sponsor said, will increase opportunities for residents to play an active...

Recently Approved Cataract Treatment Exclusively Offered in Bowie, Md.

A Bowie, Md. surgery center announced recently that it has become the only facility in the metropolitan Washington area to offer a recently approved...

P.G. Council Chair Harrison Added to Washingtonian’s ‘Most Powerful Women’ List

Washingtonian Magazine named Prince George’s County Council Chair Andrea C. Harrison (D-District 5) one of the Washington area’s “Most Powerful Women.” This annually published...

Holiday Splendor

The Prince George’s County Delta Alumnae Foundation will host its annual signature dinner dance gala, Holiday Splendor – Saluting HBCUs on Dec. 6 at...

Thanksgiving Day Basket Giveaway

On Nov. 24, members of the Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity along with Senator Joanne Benson (D-Md.) and Capitol Heights, Md. Mayor Kito A. James will...

Prince George’s Braces for Outlet Debut

Just in time for the holiday shopping season—and to help remove some of the tarnish from Prince George’s County’s image in commerce-- Tanger Outlets...

Homeowners Vent About Foreclosures

The Prince George’s County chapter of the NAACP held a town hall meeting on Nov. 16 at Jericho City Praise Church in Landover to...

Prince George’s County NAACP Urges Moratorium on Foreclosures

Willieann Lytle of Prince George’s County has lived in the same house in Capital Heights for most of her life. Her three-bedroom, one-and-a-half-bath home...