Prince George's County News

WSSC customers under mandatory water restrictions after 60-inch water main break

A water main break in a 60-inch pipe in Chevy Chase has prompted mandatory water restrictions for all Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission customers to ensure fire departments, hospitals and medical facilities have the water they need.

Tuesday - 03/19/2013, 09:57pm EDT

Man arrested on murder charge in Prince George's

Man charged with murder in Prince George's County, police say stabbing was domestic dispute

Tuesday - 03/19/2013, 08:30am EDT

Prince George's school board doesn't back Baker's takeover

The Prince George's County school board is tearing into County Executive Rushern Baker for his proposed school takeover plan.

Tuesday - 03/19/2013, 07:08am EDT

Charity employee sentenced in $166,000 theft

Charity employee sentenced for stealing $166,000 from charity, clients

Tuesday - 03/19/2013, 06:26am EDT

PG County Executive seeking more school control

The Prince George's County Executive is seeking legislation to give his office more control over county schools.

Monday - 03/18/2013, 02:59pm EDT

Man charged with taking D.C. cop's car, daughter

A D.C. man was arrested Saturday in connection with stealing a Metropolitan police officer's car with his 9-year-old daughter inside.

Sunday - 03/17/2013, 07:08am EDT

Prince George's police ID toddler fatally struck by vehicle

Prince George's County police have identified the 1-year-old boy who died after being hit by a pickup truck Thursday afternoon as Sherrik Farmer.

Friday - 03/15/2013, 11:54am EDT

Prince George's County budget includes furloughs

Baker's $2.7B budget for Prince George's County includes raises, furloughs for workers

Friday - 03/15/2013, 07:00am EDT

Ticket dismissed for woman driving too slowly

A Maryland woman says she was shocked when a law enforcement officer stopped and ticketed her for driving too slowly in the left lane and failing to move right.

Wednesday - 03/13/2013, 12:54pm EDT

3rd fire breaks out at playground in Laurel

Authorities in Laurel say a playground has been intentionally set ablaze for the third time in nine days. The latest fire occurred Monday occurred at Emancipation Community Park.

Tuesday - 03/12/2013, 07:49pm EDT

Pr. George's propose permitting process overhaul

Pr. George's leader to propose new agency for permits; plan is aimed at addressing complaints

Tuesday - 03/12/2013, 09:26am EDT

Silver Alert issued for Greenbelt canceled

Police are looking for a missing 59-year-old man, last seen in Greenbelt, Md.

Monday - 03/11/2013, 11:13pm EDT

Another fire damages playground at Laurel park

Officials responded to another playground fire in Laurel Monday afternoon.

Monday - 03/11/2013, 06:36pm EDT

Passion for education fuels Madieu Williams Foundation

The kids, known as Dieu's Crew, learn life skills through a foundation put together by Redskins safety Madieu Williams.

Monday - 03/11/2013, 12:49pm EDT

Prince George's police investigate death in College Park

Police are investigating the death of a man found unresponsive in College Park on Saturday.

Monday - 03/11/2013, 12:11pm EDT

Masks dramatically reduce spread of flu, study finds

There's bad news and good news in the flu world.

Friday - 03/08/2013, 10:46am EST

Fire causes extensive damage at Laurel oil company

Fire causes extensive damage, requires 75 firefighters at Laurel heating oil company

Thursday - 03/07/2013, 09:41am EST

Prince George's County moves closer to tax breaks for green businesses

>Officials in Prince George's County want to use its economic development fund to provide tax breaks for green businesses.

Thursday - 03/07/2013, 06:24am EST

Prince George's County narrows superintendent search to three

The search for a superintendent for Prince George's County Public Schools has been narrowed to three.

Wednesday - 03/06/2013, 03:29am EST

2 charged in 2010 killing of Suitland man

2 charged with first-degree murder in 2010 shooting of Suitland man

Monday - 03/04/2013, 03:10pm EST
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