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A bill to change who is in charge of Prince George's County's public schools is proceeding in Annapolis over the objections of the school board.
The Prince George's County school board is tearing into County Executive Rushern Baker for his proposed school takeover plan.
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The Prince George's County Executive is seeking legislation to give his office more control over county schools.
Mourners gathered to remember three sisters and their father who died from a fire at their Glenarden home Feb. 21.
With the clock ticking for reaching a deal on transportation funding, lawmakers in Annapolis heard testimony Wednesday on Senate President Mike Miller's proposal to add a 3 percent sales tax on gas and to allow local counties to raise the gas tax to 5 percent.
"Senseless" and "Outrageous" is how Prince George's County Executive Rushern Baker describes recent violence sweeping across neighborhoods.
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Prince George's County Executive Rushern Baker said the county is expecting a $152.2 million shortfall as officials plan the fiscal 2014 budget.
The Purple Line, a proposed light-rail line to connect New Carrollton and Bethesda in Maryland, has long been promoted as a way to ease congestion on the Capital Beltway and offer another commuting option between Montgomery and Prince George's counties.