Prince George's County News

Prince George's County News

Youth Slayings Spur Community Meeting

More than 200 Prince George’s County residents and officials gathered at the Suitland Recreation Center to discuss how to halt a spate of killings...

Maryland Politicians Call for Compromise to Prevent Sequester

ELKRIDGE – Maryland’s location near the nation’s capital will cause sequestration to have a stronger influence on the state’s economy, Gov. Martin O’Malley said...

Fatal Md. Blaze Kills Father, Two Young Daughters

A Prince George’s County, Md. father and his two young daughters were killed in a fire that swept through their Glenarden, Md. home in...

Md. Photographer Captures Black History Month with Photo Campaign

(Updated 2/24/2013)- Just three days before Black History Month rolled in, Bowie, Md.-based photographer Eunique Jones Gibson met with her business partner, Ashleigh Bing,...

Maryland’s History of Gun Control

The Maryland Senate is set to vote on Gov. Martin O’Malley’s package of new gun legislation in the coming week. If approved, the law would...

Prince George’s Trims Professional Firefighters From Four Stations

Four Prince George’s County fire stations are set to lose all their paid firefighters on March 4, as announced in early February by county...

Six Prince George’s Students Slain This School Year

For the second time in less than 24 hours, students at Suitland High School are mourning the death of a classmate. Just after 5:30 p.m....

Prince George’s Volunteer Firefighters Get Federal Tuition Aid from Cardin, Mikulski

Senators Barbara A. Mikulski and Ben Cardin (both D-Md.) today announced that the Morningside Volunteer Fire Department and the Chillum-Adelphi Volunteer Fire Department won...

Delay in Case of Pastor Joel Peebles vs. Jericho City

A hearing to determine if a board of directors appointed by Apostle Betty R. Peebles for the Jericho City of Praise (JCOP) church is...

Steny Hoyer Hosts Black History Breakfast in Waldorf

The Black History Month breakfast staged annually by House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer (D-Md.) was held Feb. 9 at the Greater Waldorf Jaycees Community...

Md. Man Convicted in Theft of Apple Inc. Deliveries

A Maryland man has been convicted of conspiring to commit armed robberies of delivery trucks that were distributing Apple Inc. products throughout the region. U.S....

Suspect Arrested in Slaying of N.C. Man in Md.

Prince George’s County, Md. Police have arrested a suspect in the shooting death of a North Carolina man. Officers said Feb. 7 that 26 year-old...