Prince George’s County teens with their eyes on summer jobs spent part of their Saturday getting that process underway and applying for the Summer Youth Enrichment Program. See photos.
It’s not just the cost of new and used cars that keeps going up. Car insurance rates have also continued to climb – a new study showing rates have jumped about 3.5 percent since last year, and over 10 percent since 2011. And while that’s a lot, it’s still about half as high as the national average premium increase this decade.
The technology company Ring, known for its video doorbell device and home security cameras, has a modern take on the concept of a neighborhood watch, and Prince George’s County Police are all in.
Maryland may shift to a tolling structure in an effort to reduce congestion and encourage carpooling on both Interstate 270 and the Capital Beltway.
Shortly after Amazon’s announcement that it is scrapping plans to build a headquarters in New York, Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan said that his administration has had discussions with and is planning to meet with the company on the topic of moving into Maryland.
DuVal High School’s varsity football coach also works as in-school suspension coordinator. He’s been with Prince George’s County Public Schools since 2005 and began working at DuVal in 2011, according to a district spokesperson.
Potholes opened up on northbound Route 4 on the deck of the bridge over the western branch of the Patuxent River. Crews with the Maryland State Highway Administration temporarily patched the holes Wednesday morning.
The man was crossing St. Barnabas Road when he was hit by a pickup truck. He was then hit by a car.
David Iannucci, president and CEO of the Prince George’s County Economic Development Corp., says county officials reached out to Amazon, via email, to convey that the county “stands ready to reengage conversations should there be issues with either the Virginia or New York location.”
Can you sing, dance and take tickets? Six Flags in Upper Marlboro may have a job for you. Find out when the company is hiring.
Firefighters have rescued the driver of a commuter bus that crashed in Prince George’s County Wednesday morning.
A car struck two people in a crosswalk who had just exited a Metrobus and were crossing a busy Upper Marlboro, Maryland, highway Monday evening, killing one of them. Later Monday night, in a separate incident, a D.C. man was fatally struck walking in the Truxton Circle neighborhood.
So far in 2019, the department has handed out more than 3,000 tickets along Route 210. Ten thousand tickets were issued in all of last year.
Early Sunday’s collision in Seat Pleasant killed 3-year-old Grecia Sanchez Cruz and 25-year-old Brenda Merlot, both of Lanham. A third occupant was also killed but has yet to be identified.
Four people died in two separate car crashes overnight in Maryland. The first happened Saturday night on the Interstate 495, while the second was in Capitol Heights early Sunday.
The three-part series "The making of Marion Barry" looks at how the future mayor got his start in the civil rights movement, how he became a power player in the city and his enduring legacy.
The proliferation of smartphones and social media have provided more avenues for online predators to target children. In the WTOP series, “Preventing Online Predators,” WTOP goes behind the screen with undercover detectives who work to identify and track down child predators on the internet and speaks to a family about how their teen daughter was targeted.