Prince George's County News

Prince George's County News

Prince George’s Students Holiday Break Included ‘Optional’ Homework

While Prince George’s County school administrators call the Dec. 23-Jan. 1 gap the Winter Break, what they really mean is “Testing is Coming! Get...

Guns for Gift Cards

Hundreds of people lined up outside First Baptist Church of Glenarden (FBCG) in Landover Dec. 21 to exchange lethal instruments for spendable ones. It was...

Prince George’s Police Arrest Suspect in District Heights Homicide

Omar Anthony Smith, 22, of the 7100 block of Marbury Court in District Heights, has been arrested in the slaying of a District Heights man...

Prince George’s Pink Bandit Strikes Again

The Prince George’s County Police Department are asking the public’s assistance to identify a woman who, for the second time in a month, has held...

Alleged Prince George’s County Woman Fire Starter Charged

A Jan. 6 preliminary hearing date has been set for a woman accused of torching a building in Prince George’s County. According to authorities, Louise...

Md. Picks MGM for New Casino near Nation’s Capital

BALTIMORE (AP) — MGM Resorts International on Friday won a license for a large casino and resort in Maryland near the nation's capital. A state...

Silver Spring Man Charged in Two Prince George’s Sexual Assaults

Emerito Chicas-Savala, 33, of Silver Spring, has been charged with two separate sexual assaults committed in October near Northwestern High School in Adelphi, Prince...

Laurel Woman Charged With Stabbing Husband to Death

The wife of a military officer has been charged with second degree murder for allegedly stabbing him to death in their Laurel home. Police...

Prince George’s County Executive Baker Signs Minimum Wage Bill

Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker III Dec. 17 signed a bill to raise the minimum wage in the county to $11.50 an...

Glenarden Police Department Shares Holiday Spirit to Fifteen Children

The order of the day was “Hands Out,” instead of “Hands Up” Dec. 14 as the Glenarden Police Department partnered with The Centre at...

Prince George’s County, Md High School Student Killed in Shooting

The Prince George’s County, Md. Police Department is searching for suspects in the shooting death of a 17-year-old Suitland, Md. high school student. According to...

Prince George’s Health Center

Maryland health regulators have begun their review of a plan to create a new acute care hospital in Prince George’s County, the latest development...