Prince George's County News

Prince George's County News

Highland Park Christian Academy Becomes First D.C. Area School to Receive Technology Grant

Highland Park Christian Academy (HPCA) in Landover, Md. recently became one of only 300 schools worldwide to receive the Youth Touch Technology Integration System. The...

Bowie State Student Named Ambassador of White House Initiative

Symone Jordan, a Bowie State University student with high academic and leadership achievements, was named one of 75 Historically Black College and University All-Stars...

Md. Man Charged in Stabbing Death of Uncle

FORESTVILLE, Md. (AP) — Prince George's County police have charged a man with fatally stabbing his uncle. Police say they were called to the 4000...

‘Archiving Culture in Underrepresented Communities’

The iSchool and Student Archivists at Maryland are hosting Americana: Archiving Culture in Underrepresented Communities, 6-8:30 p.m., Feb. 24 in the special events room,...

Congresswoman Donna Edwards Leads Roundtable on Women-Owned Business

Congresswoman Donna Edwards (D) visited the Clarion Hotel in Oxon Hill on Feb.10 to host a Women-Owned Business Roundtable in Maryland’s 4th Congressional District....

Prince George’s County Council Holds Hearing on Gaming

The Prince George’s County Council held the first of several hearings on gaming and community benefits on Feb. 11. MGM Resorts International is planning on...

Forest Heights Unveils New Surveillance Cameras

The small town of Forest Heights recently unveiled new surveillance cameras focusing on the entrances and exits of the area in an attempt to...

Brown Supporters Criticize Opponent Gansler for Comments about Prince George’s

State Attorney General Douglas F. Gansler (D), a candidate for governor, is facing censure after questioning the level of development in Prince George’s County...

Md. Rapper Forges Ahead with Retro Marketing Strategy

In an age of social media and online promotion, one Maryland rapper has found a new way forward for his career by taking a...

Prince George’s County Police Seek Suspect in 2012 Killing

Laquette Dunn wants the person responsible for killing her son brought to justice. She and Prince George’s County police detectives are asking the public’s...

Losing bidders won’t sue over casino license

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Maryland officials say the two losing bidders for a casino license near the nation's capital have agreed not to oppose...

New Fitness Center Opens in Prince George’s County

LA Fitness held a grand opening in Upper Marlboro Jan. 25, cutting the ceremonial ribbon for a new Prince George’s County outpost of the...