Prince George's County News

    BlackRock Center for the Arts to Host Annual Open House

    BlackRock Center for the Arts will host its annual Open House on August 22nd from 10 a.m.-1p.m. The event is free and open to everyone. At the Open House members of the public will...

    Prince George’s County to Open Trade with China

    A mission trip to China slated for early September and led by Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker will be a great boon for businesses and for every resident in the county, officials...

    Negro League of Legends Hall of Fame Vintage Game

    The Negro League of Legends Hall of Fame is hosting an East/West Vintage Game on Aug. 15 at the Prince George’s Stadium, 4101 Crain Hwy. Gates will open at 1 p.m. and the game...

    Negro League of Legends Hall of Fame Week Reception

    The Negro League of Legends Hall of Fame is hosting a reception on Aug. 14. The “They Played for the Game” reception will be held at the Paradigm, 4230_C Forbes Blvd. at 8 p.m....

    Negro League of Legends Hall of Fame Week Bowling Benefit

    The Negro League of Legends Hall of Fame is hosting a bowling benefit on Aug. 14 at the AMF Capitol Lanes, 4601 Cooper Lane. Athletes, entertainers, radio and TV personalities, and Negro League players...

    Suitland Man sentenced to 50 Years for Toddler Murder

    On May 22, 2013, two-year-old Jamir Shipe was under the care of Clifton Bernard, 28, while Shipe’s mother was at work.  During this time Bernard was in a romantic relationship with Jamir’s mother. While Bernard...

    Black Woman Opens First Cigar Lounge in Laurel

    Laurel, Maryland has its first ever establishment catering to professionals interested in socializing while smoking quality tobacco. With a successful soft opening in June, Aroma Cigar Lounge, 604 Main Street, will host its grand...

    Alvin Thornton to Join Prince George’s Md. Congressional Contest

    Alvin Thornton, whose name is synonymous in Maryland with unprecedented parity and increases in public school funding, is joining the 2016 political fray. Thornton will formally announce his candidacy for Maryland’s Fourth Congressional District...

    FAME Anniversary, Benefit Concert

    The Foundation of Advancement of Music and Education will hold its 11th Anniversary and Awards Celebration on July 23 at the Newton White Mansion, 2708 Enterprise Road. A reception is scheduled to begin at...

    Black Realtor Stands Among Nation’s Most Elite

    In November 2015, Catherine Thomas of Long and Foster Real Estate will be formally recognized by the National Association of Realtors as a Certified International Property Specialist. This designation places Thomas, a resident of...

    Bowie Students Design Technology to Aid Homeless

    On a stingingly cold day in late January, more than 1,100 individuals in the Washington Metropolitan area were without shelter, living on the streets, in alleys, under bridges, in local parks, in camp sites,...

    Church Fun Day

    The Philadelphia Open Door Church, 3900 James Street, will hold a Community Fun Day on July 11 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The day will feature food, prizes, health screenings, race cars, a...

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