Prince George's County News

Prince George's County News

Oxon Hill Man and Woman Plead Guilty to Pandering Charge

Amina Hamid 20, and Charles Mayberry, 19, both of Oxon Hill, pled guilty May 24 to a charge of pandering after admitting to luring...

Baker Lobbies for Support at Schools Forum

Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker III made a trip to South Bowie May 28 to explain and rally support for a new...

Baby Boomers Take Charge as Grandparents

To escape an overcrowded household when she was a little girl, Morgan Hazelton quickly accepted her grandparent’s offer to live in their home a...

Words of Wisdom

The following are excerpts from First Lady Michelle Obama’s commencement speech at Bowie State University on May 18. On congratulating the graduates: “You don’t know...

Schools Takeover Opponents Struggle to Keep Momentum

Citizens for an Elected Board (CEB), a major Prince George’s schools watchdog group, staged a rally outside the Prince George’s Board of Education (BOE)...

Prince George’s County Officials Announce Anti-Blight Plan

County residents who allow their property to become eyesores beware. Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III, County Council Chair Andrea Harrison and...

Heroes in Blue Honored

Officer First Class Adrian A. Morris had been a member of the Prince George’s County Police Department for only two years when he was...

Grace Brethren Holds a Stay-at-Home Men’s Retreat

This year the Grace Brethren Church of Clinton’s annual men’s retreat was held in a somewhat unusual venue—home. Instead of packing and traveling for...

Laurel Man Charged with Killing Wife, Stepdaughter

A 59-year-old Laurel man was charged with killing his wife and stepdaughter and trying to shoot his son May 13, Prince Georges County police...

Outside the Beltway Prince George’s Sees Upswing in Business

Business is starting to percolate in Prince George’s County’s outer beltway areas with new restaurants and businesses opening while the bidding process for a...

Maryland Politicians Land Softly at High-Powered Law Firms

WASHINGTON -- Faced with the choice of running for a third term as Prince George’s County state's attorney or returning to a law firm...

Police Seek Help in Laurel Double Homicide

Police continue their search for suspects and a motive in the May 2 slaying of a man and woman inside a South Laurel apartment,...