The Arc of Prince George's County receives grant

arc prince george mobile logoLARGO — The Arc of Prince George’s County will soon feature a sensory room, only the second such space in the county, for their clients with intellectual and developmental disabilities to have an opportunity to interact with their environment in new ways. This project is being made possible by a $15,000 grant from the Comcast Foundation, which was announced on Jan. 2.


Howard B. Owens Science Center, Maxwell celebrate 40 years

ScienceCenter40 01LANHAM – Science has changed a lot over the past 40 years, but the mission of Howard B. Owens Science Center has largely remained the same: to provide children with hands-on science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) learning experiences that they will take with them forever.


Board questions graduation investigation response

BOE buildingUPPER MARLBORO –  The Dec. 19 Prince George's County Board of Education special meeting was scheduled specifically to discuss the school system's response to the graduation audit, but it quickly turned into an interrogation.


Corrections officers save inmate’s life

Corrections officers 03 courtesy of Sgt. E. Williams Prince Georges Department of CorrectionsUPPER MARLBORO - “He was lifeless. He had no pulse,” Master Cpl. John Nicholson said of an inmate who attempted suicide at the county detention center.


Hometown Heroes: Hamilton and O’Gilvie

Hometown Hero Glen OGilvie courtesy of Glen OGilvieHometown Hero Rosa Hamilton courtesy of Rosa HamiltonKaylin Washington and Marquis Moore, two young parents from Prince George’s County, both think they might not be pursuing their college degrees right now if it weren’t for the support they received from the nonprofit Generation Hope.