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USDA recognizes healthy PGCPS lunchrooms

01-03-2017 Hits:23 Local PG Editor - avatar PG Editor

USDA recognizes healthy PGCPS lunchrooms

ADELPHI – It was the kind of celebration that came with whole grain cookies and healthy snacks. It came with both a healthy message and a healthy supply of excitement.

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Board adds AP fees, maintenance funds to proposed FY2018 budget

01-03-2017 Hits:26 Local PG Editor - avatar PG Editor

Board adds AP fees, maintenance funds to proposed FY2018 budget

UPPER MARLBORO – After months of advocacy, high school students across Prince George’s County have seen their work pay off as the county board of education and school’s chief executive officer (CEO) added funding for Advanced Placement (AP) test fees to the proposed budget.

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Accokeek Academy boundary changed tabled

01-03-2017 Hits:23 Local PG Editor - avatar PG Editor

Accokeek Academy boundary changed tabled

UPPER MARLBORO – For the second time in as many votes, boundary changes for Accokeek Academy have been postponed.

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State News

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Trump, protesters arrive in National Harbor

01-03-2017 Hits:22 State PG Editor - avatar PG Editor

Trump, protesters arrive in National Harbor

NATIONAL HARBOR – The Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) returned to National Harbor this year with new additions: a sitting president in attendance and protesters outside.

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General Assembly, Congress scrambling to create Metro Safety Commission

22-02-2017 Hits:367 State PG Editor - avatar PG Editor

General Assembly, Congress scrambling to create Metro Safety Commission

ANNAPOLIS – Surprise federal action has spurred a flurry of legislative action related to the Metrorail Safety Commission (MSC).

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Liquor board reform bills face questions in committee

22-02-2017 Hits:342 State PG Editor - avatar PG Editor

ANNAPOLIS – In the fallout from the liquor board bribery scandal, several bills are making their way through the General Assembly and their proposers facing questions from members of their own party.

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Crime

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PGPD sees busy weekend

28-02-2017 Hits:54 Crime PG Editor - avatar PG Editor

PGPD sees busy weekend

GLENARDEN – Prince George's County police officers were kept busy this past weekend, as they responded to three incidents within 24 hours that resulted in five people shot, including a woman who became the county’s 14th homicide victim of 2017.

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Arrests made in shooting of D.C. rapper

28-02-2017 Hits:55 Crime PG Editor - avatar PG Editor

Arrests made in shooting of D.C. rapper

SUITLAND – Detectives from the Prince George's County Police Department's homicide unit arrested two District of Columbia teenagers in relation to the death of 18-year-old Douglas Brooks, a YouTube rapper, from Suitland.

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Brandywine mother arrested in shooting death of her son

24-02-2017 Hits:158 Crime PG Editor - avatar PG Editor

Brandywine mother arrested in shooting death of her son

BRANDYWINE – A 48-year-old mother was arrested Thursday night by Prince George's County Police after she shot and killed her 17-year-old son inside their home.

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Sports

Local 10-year-old can score with the best of them

Local 10-year-old can score with the best of them

FORESTVILLE – Ten-year-old Anthony Brown Jr., a local product of Forestville, has been tearing up the basketball scene.

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Features

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African drum and dance troupe celebrates 33 years with show

African drum and dance troupe celebrates 33 years with show

MOUNT RAINIER – Explosive drum beats and energetic African dancing infused with African culture served as a fitting celebration of Black History Month for dance troupe Soul in Motion Players (SIMPINC).

PHOTOS: Brandywine Elementary library ribbon cutting

PHOTOS: Brandywine Elementary library ribbon cutting

Check out our gallery from the recent ribbon cutting at Brandywine Elementary School, where they celebrated the grand reopening of their newly-renovated library. The renovation was made possible through The Heart of America Foundation in partnership with Prince George's County Public Schools.  You can find the gallery here: http://smu.gs/2jDqKZ7

Missoula Children’s Theatre presents Alice in Wonderland

Missoula Children’s Theatre presents Alice in Wonderland

FORT WASHINGTON – Lewis Carroll’s Wonderland came to life last week with the help of local students who happily embraced the challenge of preparing for a production in just a week.

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