Two weeks after he crashed a county-owned SUV, Prince George’s County Council member Mel Franklin has made his first appearance at a council meeting.
Jamel Franklin, who was first elected to the Prince George’s County Council in 2010, is accused of driving under the influence when he rear-ended another vehicle last week, sending two people to the hospital, according to Maryland State Police.
With Metro considering fare hikes and service cuts amid sharply dropping ridership, some Prince George’s County leaders are concerned that such a move could demolish some development plans.
Maryland voters gave wins to Democrats running for U.S. House and Senate seats on Tuesday.
Prince George’s County school officials say the county’s new program for preschoolers will continue to fill the gap left by Head Start when that program’s federal funding was withdrawn after allegations of neglect and abuse by some staffers.
Prince George’s County Council members expressed some alarm at the news regarding the county’s loss of federal funding for the Head Start program after a report detailed “deficiencies” including abuse of its students.
WASHINGTON — It will soon be against the law to puff on an electronic cigarette indoors in Prince George’s County, Maryland. The county executive says he’ll support the County Council’s ban, but it does not apply everywhere. Without federal or…
UPPER MARLBORO, Md. — The numbers coming out of the Prince George’s County Police Department are impressive: There’s a 17 percent drop in overall crime so far this year. But some members of the County…
WASHINGTON — The Prince George’s County Council has approved a property tax increase as part of the FY 2016 budget. The 4 percent tax increase is the first property tax boost in more than 30…
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