Prince George's County


Laurel Hospital Chief Stepping Down

Laurel Regional Hospital's president and chief operating officer announced he is stepping down next month amid the hospital's controversial transition into an ambulatory care center.

Former School Aide Pleads Not Guilty in Federal Child-Porn Case

A former Prince George's County School aide pleaded not guilty in federal court Friday to 13 counts of producing child pornography in his initial court appearance and arraignment.

Glenarden, Mayor Accused of Allowing Pedophile Suspect Access to City Property

The city of Glenarden and its mayor are being sued for allegedly allowing a former Prince George's County elementary school employee to sexually abuse a 10-year-old boy inside the city's municipal center.

Whittington New Md. Homeland Security Chief

Gevonia Whittington has made a few firsts as a Black woman during her 26-year tenure as a Prince George's County employee.

Prince George's Economic Corporation Aims to Connect Businesses with $16B

Local business owners flocked Tuesday to the Prince George's County Economic Development Corporation headquarters in Largo, where county officials and executives from the IRS, Treasury Department and Small Business Administration provided details for tapping $16 billion in procurement opportunities available ...

Teacher Accused of Ignoring Student's Complaint Against Sexual-Abuse Suspect

A teacher at the Prince George's County elementary school where a former aide is accused of sexually abusing multiple students refused to take action after one student informed her of the abuse, according to a complaint filed Tuesday by the ...

New Child-Porn Charges Filed Against Former Prince George's School Aide

A federal grand jury indicted a former Prince George's County elementary school aide Monday on new child-pornography charges.

Md. 4th District Hopefuls Get Territorial at Forum

Nine candidates seeking to represent Maryland's4th Congressional District talked Social Security, community policing and other topics at a forum Saturday in Fort Washington ahead of the April primary — but things got a bit testy near the end.

Prince George's County Networking Event Promotes Prosperity

More than 100 business owners from Prince George's County gathered recently at Sobe Restaurant and Lounge in Greenbelt to network with the county's Economic Development Corporation.

Prince George's School Board Approves Budget

The Prince George's County Board of Education voted to approve a $2.1 billion fiscal budget for 2017 that seeks to expand all-day prekindergarten, hire literacy coaches and conduct renovation projects.

ABA Expands to Prince George's County

The American Basketball Association expands its reach to Prince George's County: The PG Valor semiprofessional basketball team will join the league for the 2016 season.

Black Firm to Shape MGM Image

R&R Resources +, a certified minority business enterprise, has been selected to oversee brand marketing efforts for MGM National Harbor, the $1.3 billion casino and resort project being constructed along the Potomac River in Prince George's County.

Federal Charges Filed Against Child-Porn Suspect

A former Prince George's County Schools employee accused of child and sex abuse will also face federal charges, authorities said Tuesday.

School Board Chair: System 'Clearly' Failed by Employing Accused Molester

Prince George's County Board of Education chair Segun Eubanks said Thursday the schools system "clearly" dropped the ball by employing a Glenarden man accused of sexually abusing several children.

Police: More Children Abused by Child Porn Suspect

Prince George's County Police announced Wednesday that another child reported being abused by a former elementary school employee, raising the total number to 17.