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    Hogan Punts on Maryland Bid to Keep D.C.’s NFL Team in MD

    By Mark F. Gray, Staff Writer, [email protected] Maryland Governor Larry Hogan has punted on his hopes to keep Washington D.C.’s NFL franchise in Prince George’s County.  The governor at least temporarily ended conversations with the team about...

    Morgan Hires Wheatley But Is It For the Long Term

    By Mark F. Gray, AFRO Staff Writer, [email protected] When announcing former NFL running back Tyrone Wheatley as their new head football coach, Morgan State pushed all the chips into the center of the table.  Great poker players...

    Despite DUI Checkpoints, Another Fatal Weekend in P.G. County

    By Mark F. Gray, AFRO Staff Writer, [email protected] In an attempt to bring safety to one of the most dangerous stretches of highway in the state, Prince George’s County Police have begun setting up road blocks along...

    Golden Gloves Boxing Tournament Begins in Fort Washington

    By Mark F. Gray, AFRO Staff Writer, [email protected] Maryland’s National Golden Gloves boxing champions reads like a who’s who list of Hall of Fame talent that has made a significant impact on the sweet science.  From Olympic...

    Aqua Volleyball Open Play Launches Goombay’s Spring Season

    By Mark F. Gray, AFRO Staff Writer, [email protected] Goombay, the recreational, outdoor adventure and team sports company which targets urban professionals who feel the need to scratch their competitive itch, is headed back to the future.  The...

    Flowers HS Principal Remains on Leave During Investigation

    By Mark F. Gray, Staff Writer, [email protected] Charles H. Flowers High School Principal Gorman Brown remains on administrative leave as Prince George’s County Police Continue their investigation into an incident that was caught on cellphone video involving...

    Alsobrooks Looks To Boost PG County Sports Through M-NPPC

    By Mark F. Gray, Staff Writer, [email protected] Prince George’s County Executive Angela Alsobrooks has made a commitment to making her county more active than ever. Her term as the first African-American woman has begun with a commitment...

    MNPPC Honoring Black History with Exhibits Around P.G. County

    By Mark F. Gray, Staff Writer, [email protected] Black History Month has long been the opportunity to honor to the impact that African American culture has on the nation.  This year is no exception, and throughout Prince George’s...

    Fatal Shootings Force P.G. County Police to Ask for Help

    By Mark F. Gray, AFRO Staff Writer,  [email protected] Police investigations continue throughout Prince George’s County after separate incidents involving victims who were fatally wounded.  Law enforcement officials have made an arrest in one case, but don’t have...

    Pointer Ridge Accident Claims Lives of Five Children

    By Micha Green, AFRO Washington, D.C. Editor, [email protected] A family is in mourning after a single car accident claimed the lives of five children and injured two adults on Saturday morning in Bowie, MD. The children are reportedly...

    Congressman Brown Shares Vision for Political Partnership

    By Mark F. Gray, AFRO Staff Writer, [email protected] Former Maryland gubernatorial candidate and United States Congressman Anthony Brown met with the Prince George’s County delegation prior to addressing the general assembly in Annapolis.  Brown navigated through inclement...

    PRESS ROOM: Homeownership in D.C., Maryland Get $7.1 Million Boost from NeighborhoodLIFT Program

    By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Correspondent @StacyBrownMedia Wells Fargo Company, NeighborWorks America, MANNA, Inc. and Community Housing Partners announced the NeighborhoodLIFT program. The program which focuses on boosting local homeownership in Washington, D.C., and Prince...
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