Installing panic buttons, electronic doors, and increasing armed police officers are on Thursday's agenda for the county's education board.
Film from 1950s puts you in the driver's seat of old streetcar line which serviced Hyattsville. Now see the plan which would return streetcars to Rhode Island Avenue in the next 10 years.
After three major house fires in Bowie this past weekend, which were preceded by nine other fires in the prior two months, Prince George's County Fire Chief Marc Bashoor offered some explanations for the recent spate of blazes in Bowie.
Police said Alexandria Mary Miller of Bowie used a gun to rob the PNC Bank in Crofton, and led police on a chase in two counties before being apprehended.
In what was described by Riverdale Park Mayor Vernon Archer as a "shake-up of leadership," going forward the Cafritz development will be lead by attorney Lawrence Taub from the firm O'Malley, Miles, Nylen & Gilmore.
The Maryland Jockey Club is reviving plans for a major redevelopment of Laurel Park, the century-old thoroughbred racing facility just outside of the City of Laurel. A draft proposal submitted to state officials last week calls for building a new clubhouse, moving the stabling area, building 300 new stalls, and adding a space for retail shops. A hotel could be in the cards, as well.
Two different victims were robbed at gunpoint in College Park over the past week, according to police. The first incident occurred early Tuesday morning on Paint Branch Parkway, while the second took place late Thursday on the University of Maryland's campus. In both cases, the victims were unable to provide a detailed description of the robbers due to their covered faces. Neither woman was injured.
Prince George's police arrested Brandon Anthony Battle, who is charged in a Hillcrest Heights killing.
A driver whose car was struck by a train in Brandywine, MD, Wednesday was evacuated by a Maryland State Police helicopter with life-threatening injuries, according to Prince George's Fire/EMS chief spokesman.
Ward 5 council member announces resignation after a year marked by frequent absences caused by pregnancy complications.
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