Prince George's County


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."

Prince George's Exec Baker, Entrepreneurs Ready for China Trip

Prince George's County Executive Rushern Baker III is set for a business trip to China next month that will include a return to the cities of Beijing, Xiamen and Shanghai, which he visited last year.

Prince George's County Education Briefs: Back to School

Mark your calendars. The first day back to school for all students is Tuesday, Aug. 25.

Prince George's School Board Member Indicted in Free-Lunch Fraud Case

An outgoing Prince George's County school board member has been indicted in an alleged scheme to get reduced school lunch prices for her child.