Prince George’s County leaders urged drivers to not drink and drive, stop friends and family from getting behind the wheel while impaired and also to avoid taking their eyes off the road to look at cell phones.
Prince George’s County Executive Angela D. Alsobrooks (D) on Friday made a strong geographic and racial appeal for Dereck E. Davis’ bid to become the next speaker of the Maryland House of Delegates.
Prosecutors have been advised the FBI has not found enough evidence to charge Sean Urbanski with federal hate crimes for the murder of U.S. Army Lieutenant Richard Collins III.
Prince George’s County Executive Angela Alsobrooks said crews had been working around the clock to keep roadways safe. “It’s constant, and it is of concern to us,” she said.
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.
While Gov. Larry Hogan is willing to work with the federal government on a land swap that would give Maryland control of Oxon Cove in Prince George’s County, his administration expects county officials to take the lead in negotiating a stadium deal with team owner Daniel Snyder.
In theory, elected officials in Montgomery and Prince George’s Counties have 9 billion reasons to get behind the Hogan administration’s efforts to ease traffic congestion in the notoriously traffic-plagued capital region. So far, it isn’t working out that way.
The county has set up a website with a growing list of community resources, as more local agencies step forward to ease the burden.
There are still no charges for the person suspected of driving under the influence and speeding on Indian Head Highway in Oxon Hill, Maryland, causing a crash that killed three children late last year. Meanwhile, police and lawmakers are promising to do more to make the notorious state road safer.
Several county executives in Maryland, including Montgomery County Executive Marc Elrich and Prince George’s County Executive Angela Alsobrooks, are expected to endorse legislation on Thursday to create a prescription drug affordability board.
Claiming widespread discrimination, a dozen police officers of color in Prince George’s County have filed a federal lawsuit against the county and its police chief. They claim that racial bias has intensified under the leadership of Chief Hank Stawinski and they want to see policy changes.
Prince George’s County Executive Angela Alsobrooks has named Alvin Thornton to serve as the chair of the county’s board of education. Thornton led the 1999 state commission that came up with the Maryland state education funding formula that’s still in place today.
Angela Alsobrooks made history Monday morning as she formally became the first woman to serve as county executive in Prince George’s County, Maryland.
Major F. Riddick Jr., who served as the Prince George’s County government’s chief administration officer and in other roles under then-county executive Parris N. Glendening (and later became Glendening’s chief of staff when Glendening was governor), will reprise the role in the early administration of incoming County Executive Angela D. Alsobrooks.
A judge will hear arguments whether any racist material found on a phone or in a white supremacist Facebook group can be used in the murder and hate crime trial of a former University of Maryland student charged with stabbing a black student visiting College Park.
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