Prince George's County News
Greenwood Racing Inc., one of three firms vying to build a casino in Prince George's County, has paid $1.2 million for the site of its planned casino-resort in Fort Washington while it awaits a ruling by Maryland casino regulators.
A 24-inch main broke around 6 a.m. Saturday along Branchville Road, near Greenbelt Road in College Park.
While water restrictions remain in southern Prince George's County, no customers are expected to be without water this week, according the Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission.
The Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission says the break in the 12-inch main occurred after 1:30 a.m. Friday. The main dates back to 1949.
Md. man sentenced to 30 years in DUI crash that killed 3
Now that a water crisis that would have left parts of southern Prince George's County without water for days has been averted, County Executive Rushern Baker says the Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission needs to answer questions about its operations.
They stood in 3-feet of water, 20 feet underground for hours trying to close an enormous, corroded valve, which was the key to keep water flowing to more than 100,000 Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission customers. Their herculean effort averted a major water outage during a summer heatwave.
Prince George's Co. man sentenced to 115 in prison for sending threatening messages to ex-wife
Prince George's County police are looking for a D.C. man wanted for a May shooting and robbery.
Officials: Man found dead in Prince George's Co. yard may have been electrocuted
A fatal crash closed the Capital Beltway's Inner Loop for more than five hours early Thursday.
A 9-year-old boy who was hit by a car as he rode his bike in Bowie, Md., died from his injuries two days after the collision.
Prince George's County has several cooling centers that are open to the general public from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. during the week.
In response to the water outage planned by the Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission, Prince George's County Public Schools are closing several summer programs on July 17 and 18.
As Prince George's County braces for a massive water outage, businesses in National Harbor, Md. are preparing to shut their doors during the height of tourist season.
PG police officer charged with interfering with drug-dealing investigation; among 17 indicted
A Landover man is under investigation for police impersonation after a Prince George's officer stopped him with a siren blaring from his vehicle.
Local fire departments are helping cover areas of Prince George's County where water restrictions are in place.
When you're in an emergency situation where your water is restricted or shut off, like in Prince George's County, here are some tips to keeping your commode flowing.