This Week in News Photos

MK4H7967 X3Our Prince George's Sentinel photographers captured some powerful images this week. Don't forget to come back every week and look at some of our other galleries. Here are some of our favorites:


County celebrates 35th anniversary of National Night Out

National Night OutBOWIE - As cities across the nation marked the 35th anniversary of National Night Out, Prince George’s County communities chimed in to celebrate a night of music, food, and community in 60 events that were hosted all over the area on Aug. 7.


PGCPS Stuff-A-Bus event gives back to community

Rayshun LaMarrLARGO — Prince George's County Public Schools (PGCPS) continued their Stuff-A-Bus campaign at Largo Plaza Shopping Center in collaboration with National Night Out to emphasize bringing the community together for a good cause on Aug. 7.


PGPD investigating an officer-related shooting in Bowie

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BOWIE – The Prince George’s County Police Department (PGPD) Internal Affairs Division and Criminal Investigations Division are currently investigating a shooting incident that involved a Bowie police officer.


Jealous restates gun violence as a public health crisis

Ben JealousSEABROOK – After meeting with student activists from Parkland, Florida, Democratic gubernatorial nominee Ben Jealous reiterated his goal to treat the gun violence in Maryland as a public health crisis if elected for governor in the November general election.


College Park Aviation Museum celebrates Airmail

COLLEGE PARK — The College Park Aviation Museum celebrated the 100th anniversary of U.S. Post Office Airmail Service by hosting a free Family Day event and opening their new exhibit, “Delivering America: Airmail to Email,” on Aug. 11 and 12.


Capital Caring assists children after death in family

Mikaya HernadonUPPER MARLBORO — Makiya Hernadon, 14, had a close relationship with her great-grandmother. The two shared a room, and she remembers her great-grandmother lying in bed telling stories of her childhood and her past.