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Officials offer LDC preview of transportation plan for MGM National Harbor

22-09-2016 Hits:202 Local PG Editor - avatar PG Editor

Officials offer LDC preview of transportation plan for MGM National Harbor

FORT WASHINGTON – MGM officials say their new resort and casino could attract as many as 15,000 visitors each day, and local residents want reassurance that the ensuing traffic will be handled effectively.

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County residents speak up about race and policing in their communities

22-09-2016 Hits:215 Local PG Editor - avatar PG Editor

LARGO – Gwinever Funderburk, a citizen of Prince George’s County, screamed that she is fed up. She said she came to the race relations town hall meeting at Largo High School expecting to hear solutions.

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Bowie water system strong despite challenges

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Bowie water system strong despite challenges

BOWIE – Although much of Prince George’s County relies on the Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission (WSSC) for its water service, there is an island in the middle of WSSC’s service area: the city of Bowie.

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Your water at home: The Sentinel's investigation

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Your water at home: The Sentinel's investigation

ROCKVILLE – Surface water in Montgomery and Prince George’s County contains fecal matter, while tap water and well water in the two counties has a variety of chemicals, turbidity and hardness issues – according to a six-month long investigation conducted by The Sentinel Newspapers.

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Metro proposes four options for operating hours

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Metro proposes four options for operating hours

WASHINGTON D.C. – Metrorail’s service hours will be changing next year, but officials don’t know yet what those changes will be.

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Judge's decision halting Purple Line appealed

08-09-2016 Hits:1319 State PG Editor - avatar PG Editor

WASHINGTON D.C. – State officials are pushing back against the decision of a federal judge to halt construction of the Purple Line.

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Woman stabbed to death in Capitol Heights

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Woman stabbed to death in Capitol Heights

CAPITOL HEIGHTS – A woman was stabbed to death early Wednesday morning at a trailer park community in Ritchie and police have arrested the person who has committed the county’s 72nd homicide of the year.

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Man charged with manslaughter of six-month-old baby

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Man charged with manslaughter of six-month-old baby

CAPITOL HEIGHTS – A 48-year-old Capitol Heights man is being charged with the murder of a sixth-month-old baby boy who he was caring for on Sept. 13 at his home.

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Two teenagers arrested in relation to Adelphi homicide

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Two teenagers arrested in relation to Adelphi homicide

ADELPHI – Prince George's County Police Department Homicide Detectives arrested two teenagers in relation to the homicide of 20-year-old Henry Lopez-Hernandez of Emming Street in Cincinnati, OH, whose body was found Sept.17 in Adelphi.

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Sports

DuVal's golden goal helps Tigers beat Oxon Hill

GREENBELT – DuVal junior Sylvester Ntezeh waited for his opportunity.

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Prince George’s County Fair back at Showplace Arena, continues traditions

Prince George’s County Fair back at Showplace Arena, continues traditions

UPPER MARLBORO – The Prince George’s County Fair is set to return to The Showplace Arena this Thursday – a year after a double-booking pushed them from the site.

Brothers bring inspiring message to community in new sold-out play

Brothers bring inspiring message to community in new sold-out play

SPRINGDALE – A dynamic platform to inspire others began with a vision to create an original play called “Black Boy Blues” and steps that two local brothers took to launch a production company called Jenk Ink.

Pyramid Atlantic opens new home in Hyattsville

Pyramid Atlantic opens new home in Hyattsville

HYATTSVILLE – In a newly renovated building that pays homage to its history, donning industrial themes, Pyramid Atlantic Art Center opened in its new Prince George’s County home on Saturday.

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