Prince George's County News

Prince George's County budget includes furloughs

Baker's $2.7B budget for Prince George's County includes raises, furloughs for workers

Friday - 03/15/2013, 07:00am EDT

Ticket dismissed for woman driving too slowly

A Maryland woman says she was shocked when a law enforcement officer stopped and ticketed her for driving too slowly in the left lane and failing to move right.

Wednesday - 03/13/2013, 12:54pm EDT

3rd fire breaks out at playground in Laurel

Authorities in Laurel say a playground has been intentionally set ablaze for the third time in nine days. The latest fire occurred Monday occurred at Emancipation Community Park.

Tuesday - 03/12/2013, 07:49pm EDT

Pr. George's propose permitting process overhaul

Pr. George's leader to propose new agency for permits; plan is aimed at addressing complaints

Tuesday - 03/12/2013, 09:26am EDT

Silver Alert issued for Greenbelt canceled

Police are looking for a missing 59-year-old man, last seen in Greenbelt, Md.

Monday - 03/11/2013, 11:13pm EDT

Another fire damages playground at Laurel park

Officials responded to another playground fire in Laurel Monday afternoon.

Monday - 03/11/2013, 06:36pm EDT

Passion for education fuels Madieu Williams Foundation

The kids, known as Dieu's Crew, learn life skills through a foundation put together by Redskins safety Madieu Williams.

Monday - 03/11/2013, 12:49pm EDT

Prince George's police investigate death in College Park

Police are investigating the death of a man found unresponsive in College Park on Saturday.

Monday - 03/11/2013, 12:11pm EDT

Masks dramatically reduce spread of flu, study finds

There's bad news and good news in the flu world.

Friday - 03/08/2013, 10:46am EST

Fire causes extensive damage at Laurel oil company

Fire causes extensive damage, requires 75 firefighters at Laurel heating oil company

Thursday - 03/07/2013, 09:41am EST

Prince George's County moves closer to tax breaks for green businesses

>Officials in Prince George's County want to use its economic development fund to provide tax breaks for green businesses.

Thursday - 03/07/2013, 06:24am EST

Prince George's County narrows superintendent search to three

The search for a superintendent for Prince George's County Public Schools has been narrowed to three.

Wednesday - 03/06/2013, 03:29am EST

2 charged in 2010 killing of Suitland man

2 charged with first-degree murder in 2010 shooting of Suitland man

Monday - 03/04/2013, 03:10pm EST

Mourners remember father and three daughters killed in Glenarden house fire

Mourners gathered to remember three sisters and their father who died from a fire at their Glenarden home Feb. 21.

Monday - 03/04/2013, 02:56pm EST

No career firefighters at 4 Prince George's fire stations

Four fire stations in Prince George's County will go without paid career staff, as firefighters are redeployed to meet efficiency and budget demands.

Monday - 03/04/2013, 07:57am EST

Laurel cops to wear video cameras (VIDEO)

Laurel police officers will start to wear small cameras that the department hopes will hopefully put an end to disputes at traffic stops and other situations.

Monday - 03/04/2013, 07:17am EST

Accokeek family looks to community after fire

Pat Ellis lived in her home for nearly 30 years but now, her two children and four dogs are in limbo.

Monday - 03/04/2013, 06:57am EST

DC man arrested in fatal College Park shooting

Police: DC man charged with fatal shooting in College Park, shooting was gang-related

Sunday - 03/03/2013, 05:20pm EST

Prince George's opens interviews for schools chief

The Prince George's County Board of Education has begun interviewing candidates to hire a new superintendent.

Saturday - 03/02/2013, 04:57pm EST

Prince George's launches safety campaign to battle fatal fires

A jump in fire deaths, including the Feb. 21 fire that killed a father and his two daughters, has spurred a new fire prevention campaign in Prince George's county.

Saturday - 03/02/2013, 04:44pm EST
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