Prince George's County News

Prince George's County News

Prince George’s County Deltas Seek to Empower Young Men

The Prince George’s County Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority and the Prince George’s County Police Department will hold Empowering Males to Build...

Maryland State Employees Obligated to Partake in State Wellness Program

Maryland state employees who receive government health benefits will be mandated to participate in a state wellness program effective Jan. 1, or face a...

Congressmen, Advocates Discuss Initiative to Save Young Black Men

U.S. Rep. Steny Hoyer (D-Md.) and Sen. Ben Cardin (D-Md.) joined advocates for Black youth at Bowie State University Oct. 3. There they participated...

Prince George’s County Deltas Empower Minority Businesswomen

It’s no surprise that minority women have already sparked a new revolution that is reshaping the working landscape, but even after almost two decades...

Takoma Park Street Festival

The 33rd Annual Takoma Park Street Festival will be held Oct. 5 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. in Old Takoma: Carroll Avenue in...

Local Artist Hosts Release Party

D.C. Jazz artist Changamiré will partner with The Black Restaurant Group for an album release party Oct. 4 as a kickoff to the Takoma...

WPGC FM Hosts For Sisters Only

WPGC 95.5 FM will host its 15th annual For Sisters Only Expo Oct. 4 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in N.W. D.C....

Julia Blakeney Celebrates 99th Birthday

Julia Blakeney, a local resident in Bowie, Md. celebrated her 99th birthday Sept. 29. "It makes me feel good,” she said, referring to her birthday....

Political Leaders Lauded by King Foundation

The Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Foundation held its 7th Annual Leaders of Democracy Luncheon on Sept. 14. The organization used this event to...

GSA Hosts Open House in Greenbelt to Discuss FBI Headquarters

The General Services Administration (GSA) hosted the first of four open houses at the public library in Greenbelt to discuss the future of the...

Rep. Donna Christensen Campaigns for V.I. Governorship

Del. Donna Christensen’s (D-V.I.) is currently a member of Congress, but her focus may shift to a position that more directly serves the residents...

Legendary Activist Says Seniors Must Be Valued

Toni Killings, a living legend who worked closely with Malcolm X for racial justice, is now focusing on maintaining a sense of value as...