Prince George's County


Officials Discuss Housing in Prince George's County

Sen. Ben Cardin led a discussion last week at the Prince George's County Department of Housing and Community Development office in Largo to receive input from state, county and housing officials on how the federal government can help improve the ...

Prince George's County Education Briefs: Businesses Donate School Supplies

Several local businesses, including Educational Systems Federal Credit Union, Office Depot and Staples, recently donated enough supplies to benefit more than 12,000 students and teachers this school year.

Prince George's Co. Teams with Maryland for Anti-Litter Project

Prince George's County is partnering with the Maryland State Administration and the Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission to launch Clean Sweep, an anti-litter initiative to beautify the county and meet a federal mandate to reduce the litter load on ...

Prince George's County Fair Moving to Rosecroft

After 32 consecutive years of hosting Maryland's longest-running fair at the Show Place Arena and Prince George's Equestrian Center complex in Upper Marlboro, the corn dogs, petting zoo and other attractions of the county fair will relocate to Rosecroft Raceway ...

School Meal Prices Going Up in Prince George's

The price of meals in Prince George's County schools will increase this year.

Prince George's Police Want Input from Young People

Prince George's County is soliciting youth and young adults to learn and express their views about law enforcement.

Dozens Vie for Prince George's School Board Vacancies

Prince George's County officials said it could take at least a month for county Executive Rushern L. Baker III to fill two vacancies on the school board — one which opened amid the indictment of a board member in an ...

Logan Gaskill Named Human Resources VP for National Harbor Casino

Logan Gaskill has been named vice president of human resources for upcoming National Harbor casino resort in Prince George's County, where he'll be responsible for recruiting and hiring a workforce of about 3,600 new employees, MGM announced Thursday.

Back-To-School Events Attract Hundreds

Hundreds came out for two separate back-to-school giveaway events Saturday in Prince George's County to pick up book bags and school supplies for their children.

Prince George's County Education Briefs: Free, Reduced Meals

Parents can apply for free and reduced school meals for their children by picking up an application at any nearby school.

Prince George's County Schools Post Bus Routes Online

Prince George's County parents who may have not received a physical copy of their child's bus schedule can view them online.

Prince George's Officials Applaud County's Economic Growth

Prince George's County officials showcased huge charts at a Monday morning press conference in Largo to tout the economic growth that county Executive Rusher L. Baker III has hoped for since taking office five years ago.

Prince George's to Give Another $20M Toward Purple Line Project

Prince George's County officials announced Friday an additional $20 million in county funds would go toward the Purple Line project, taking another step closer to the construction of the 16-mile light-rail system.

MGM to Allow Metro Buses at National Harbor Casino Resort

MGM will add a bus stop in front of the upcoming National Harbor casino resort after originally planning to prohibit public buses from the facility, officials said.

Prince George's Man Wins McDonald's Video Competition

McDonald's USA and the American Black Film Festival joined forces for the first McDonald's "Lovin'" video competition. The winner of this year's competition was Richard T. Fields of Prince George's County for his submission, "Puppy Love."