Prince George's County News

Prince George's County News

KLM Community Day & Health Fair Kicks Off July 19

The Kettering Rec. Council will host the 13th annual Kettering/Largo/Mitchellville Community Day & Health Fair on July 19. The event, which will be held at...

Wayne Curry, Former Prince George’s County Exec, 63, Succumbs to Lung Cancer

It was announced, July 2, that former Prince George’s County Executive, Wayne Curry died, at 63, of lung cancer, a diagnosis that was publicly...

Negro League Hall of Fame Week

In an effort to educate the young and old about the contributions of the African Americans involved in the Colored Professional League and the...

Prince George’s County Residents Unhappy About Super Wal-Mart

A Wal-Mart store set to open in South Bowie may come to a halt due to the concerns of Prince George's County residents. Many...

Lake Arbor Celebrates Residents and History with Lake Arbor Community Day

Each year, the oldest African-American neighborhood in the nation, Lake Arbor, hosts its yearly Lake Arbor Community Day, to celebrate its residents and neighbors....

Prince George’s County, Md. Primary Election Generates a Low Turnout

The gubernatorial primary election in Prince George’s County, Md. on June 24 drew a low number of voters, attributed to its scheduling alongside summer...

Confrontation Results in Police Shooting Knife Carrying Bladensburg, Md. Man

Prince George’s County, Md. police are investigating a police-involved shooting that occurred June 22. The suspect in the incident was identified as 22-year-old Ivanilov Tembi...

Gwynn Park High School Alum Completes Basic Training

Air Force Airman 1st Class Matthew C. Simmons graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included...

MD Primary Delivers Wins, Losses and Surprises

Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown prevailed in the 2014 Democratic primary race for the governor's seat, defeating principal rivals Attorney General Doug Gansler and Delegate...

Prince George’s County Celebrates World Elder Awareness Day

The Prince George’s County Department of Family Services, along with the office of State’s Attorney Angela Alsobrooks, recognized World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (WEAAD)...

Bowie State University to Host CPU Camp

Bowie State University’s Department of Computer Science will host an annual computer programming summer camp for young African-American boys ages 12-17 years old. Topics include: Introduction...

Prince George’s County Celebrates Diversity with the International Festival

In celebration of diversity, Festival Productions will bring the first International Festival to Prince George’s County, Md.  in July. The festival will be held...