Prince George's County News

    PG County Housing Authority Opens Voucher

    Prince George’s County Housing Authority will begin its preliminary Housing Choice Voucher Program application online from Oct. 5 – Oct. 16. During this time, anyone who applies has an equal chance to be randomly...

    Delta Alumnae Foundation Town Hall Meeting

    The Prince George’s County Delta Alumnae Foundation will host the Delta Teacher Efficacy Campaign Town Hall on Oct.3 at the Prince George’s Community College from 9 a.m. to noon. Panelists include: Renee Roth, Prince...

    One Day College Tour

    Prince George’s Community College and Bowie State University will host a one day college tour for 7th and 8th grade students. The event will be held on Oct. 2 and the cost will be...

    Marylanders Weigh Removal of Memorials 150 Years After Civil War

    The Civil War divided many communities and families in Maryland, according to state historians, and mementos venerating forces for both the South and the North began to appear throughout the state in the early...

    Md. School System Disputes Reports of Unsafe Cafeteria Meals

    Prince George’s County Public Schools is disputing reports that its cafeterias are serving inedible, unsafe meals to students. On Sept. 11, Tamera Perry, a student at Friendly High School in Fort Washington, Md., tweeted an...

    Turner Memorial AME Church Celebrates 100 Years

    Turner Memorial AME Church, 7201 16th Place, will celebrate 100 Years of WASHINGTON AREA COMMUNITY CONNECTION Ministry, Sep. 11-13. The historic congregation distinctly serves the D.C. metropolitan area through spiritual formation and edifying love...

    Edwards to Host 2015 Job Fair

    On Sept. 9 Congresswoman Donna F. Edwards (D-Md.) will host her 2015 Job Fair at the Prince George’s Sports and Learning Complex, 8001 Sheriff Road from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Employers from national...

    Mel Franklin, Prince George’s County Council Chair, Brings Businesses to the Community

    In an attempt to spread awareness of the business and nonprofit services offered in Prince George’s County communities, Mel Franklin, county council chairman, hosted the 5th Annual Family and Friends Day. The event took...

    New School Year Brings Change to Prince George’s County Public Schools

    The new school year in Prince George’s County, Maryland began on Aug. 25 with several changes meant to assist both students and faculty in the education process. In addition to the existing school immunization requirements,...

    Taste Prince George’s Food & Wine Festival

    The annual Taste Prince George’s Food & Wine Festival will occur on Aug. 29 at Six Flags America, 13710 Central Ave, from noon to 6 p.m. The one-day festival is “the biggest” end-of-summer, adult-themed...

    Sisters Who Swing Golf Outing

    It is time to Swing UpWARD 4 Cancer, and Sisters Who Swing Golf Association will be hosting their annual Cancer outing on Aug. 29 at the Bowie Golf Course, 7420 Laurel Bowie Rd. This...

    MGM Funds PG County’s Community College Hospitality Program

    The Prince George’s County Economic Development Corporation and Prince George’s Community College partnered with MGM Resorts to provide workforce development training to students and job seekers. On behalf of MGM National Harbor, a casino set...

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