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Posted on: June 15, 2019

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Posted on: June 3, 2019

Juneteenth

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June 19, 1865 was the date that marked the end of slavery in the US. Juneteenth started in Galveston, TX, and would soon spread all over America.

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Posted on: June 6, 2019

The Permitting Process

People in Training

The Permitting Office is offering monthly training sessions to learn how to complete and submit online forms in the ePlan system. Seating is limited.

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Posted on: June 9, 2019

Knowledge is Power

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Whether you’re a parent helping your child with school work, looking to pick up a new skill or just want to read a magazine, the library has resources for you.

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Posted on: June 11, 2019

The Father’s Day Pledge Initiative Set for June 14th

Free Event to Highlight the Unified Vision of a Community Free of Domestic Violence, Led by Men.

Camp Springs, MD- On Friday, June 14, 2019, the Prince George’s County Department of Family Services, Domestic Violence and Human Trafficking Division is sponsoring a FREE Father’s Day Pledge Initiative at the Sanctuary at Kingdom Square...

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Posted on: March 18, 2019

MOMENTUM Conference Set for March 23rd

Department of Family Services to Host Free Conference for Men and Boys to Promote Healthy Relationships and Raise Awareness About Domestic Violence

Camp Springs, MD –  The Prince George’s County, Department of Family Services, Domestic Violence and Human Trafficking Division will host a FREE a conference entitled MOMENTUM: Men Making our Relationships Excellent at Camelot...

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Posted on: February 13, 2019

Prince George’s County Launches Senior Resource Guide

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County Partners with Prince George’s Provider Network to Produce a Comprehensive Directory of Local Agencies, Business and Non-Profit Organizations Dedicated to Serving Older Adults.

Camp Springs, MD – In an effort to expand and create a more comprehensive resource directory of information and referral services for older adults and individuals with disabilities, the Prince George’s County, Department of Family Serv...

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Posted on: September 11, 2018

Annual Senior Picnic (CANCELLED)

Camp Springs, MD – Due to the impending weather forecast, the Annual Senior Fitness Day & Picnic scheduled for Friday, September 14, 2018 at Watkins Park has been CANCELLED. We look forward to the Annual Senior Fitness Day & Picnic next ...

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Posted on: April 12, 2019

Prince George’s County Part of New National Effort to End HIV Epidemic

County joins Montgomery County and Baltimore City as only three Maryland jurisdictions set to receive additional federal money, resources to help U.S. reduce new infections 90% in 10 years

LARGO, MD – Prince George’s County is part of a bold national initiative to end the HIV epidemic in the United States with the goal of reducing new infections by 75 percent in five years and at least 90 percent over the next d...

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Posted on: February 7, 2019

Free Community Health Screenings Event Commemorates National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

LARGO, MD – As part of its ongoing effort to help educate the African-American community about the importance of knowing their HIV status, and to commemorate the 2019 National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day,

the Prince George's County Health Department is participating in a free HIV testing event for the community on Tuesday, February 12th at Prince George’s Community College (PGCC).

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Posted on: June 7, 2019

Search Committee Conducting National Search For CEO Of Public Schools To Meet Monday

Search Committee Conducting National Search For CEO Of Prince George’s County Public Schools To Meet Monday

LARGO, MD – Hazard, Young, Attea and Associates, the firm conducting the nationwide search for candidates for the CEO of the Prince George’s County Public School System, will meet with the CEO search committee on Monday, June 10, 2019, to discuss...

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Posted on: April 8, 2019

County Executive Statement On The Passing Of Speaker Michael Busch

His leadership, compassion and commitment to making a better Maryland will be sorely missed

LARGO, MD – Prince George’s County Executive Angela Alsobroks released the following statement on the passing of Maryland Speaker of the House, the Honorable Michael Busch:

“Speaker Busch spent more than 30 years advocating on behalf of working families an...

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Posted on: August 30, 2018

Prince George’s County Receives $100 Thousand Dollar Grant

Prince George’s County Receives $100 Thousand Dollar Grant to Improve Food Access for Needy Residents via Farmers’ Markets

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Contact:  Stephen Liggett-Creel

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Prince George’s County Department of Social Services to award funding to in...

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Posted on: May 31, 2019

Lanham Man Convicted of First Degree Child Abuse, Faces 25 Years in Prison

UPPER MARLBORO, MD – Today, Robert St. Russell, 27, of Lanham, has been found guilty of first degree child abuse and related offenses for causing life changing injuries to his four-month-old son, Prince George’s County State&a...

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Posted on: May 31, 2019

GREENBELT MAN FOUND GUILTY OF MANSLAUGHTER FOR KILLING A MAN RESULTING AFTER A FIGHT

UPPER MARLBORO, MD – A Prince George’s County jury has found Thomas Hughes, 32, of Greenbelt, guilty of manslaughter and second degree assault for causing the death of a man after a fist fight, announced State’s Attorney Aisha N. Braveboy.

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Posted on: May 31, 2019

Jamal Speaks Indicted for Involuntary Manslaughter and Obstruction of Justice

UPPER MARLBORO, MD – Prince George’s County State’s Attorney Aisha N. Braveboy announced that Jamal Speaks, 19, was indicted by a Prince George’s County grand jury Thursday for involuntary manslaughter, obstruction of justice, use of a firearm in...

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Posted on: May 17, 2019

Hyattsville Man Sentenced in Three Separate Arson Cases

UPPER MARLBORO, MD – Tyree Torney, 20, was sentenced to 30 years, suspend all but years, with all but eight years of the sentence suspended followed by five years of supervised probation for first degree arson and other related charges ...

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Posted on: May 17, 2019

Vernelle Robinson Sentenced to Three Years, Suspend All But One, in Prison for Criminally Negligent

UPPER MARLBORO, MD – Vernelle Robinson, 56, has been sentenced to three years with all but one year of the sentence suspended followed by five years of supervised probation for criminally negligent manslaughter, Prince George’s County ...

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Posted on: April 8, 2019

State's Attorney Aisha N. Braveboy's Statement Regarding Speaker Michael Busch

Prince George's County State's Attorney Aisha N. Braveboy's Released a Statement Today Regarding the Passing of Speaker of the House Michael Busch.

UPPER MARLBORO, MD – Prince George’s County State’s Attorney Aisha N. Braveboy released the following statement regarding the passing of Maryland’s Speaker of the House, Delegate Michael E. Busch:  ...

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Posted on: March 15, 2019

Aisha Braveboy to Launch Countywide Safe Driving Initiative: ‘Drive Focused, Sober and Safe’

State’s Attorney Aisha Braveboy announces countywide safe driving initiative: ‘Drive Focused, Sober and Safe.’ Campaign Kick Off will take place April 27, 2019.

UPPER MARLBORO, MD – Prince George’s County State’s Attorney Aisha N. Braveboy announced today the launch of ‘Drive Focused, Sober and Safe,’ a countywide initiative to raise the awareness of the importanc...

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Posted on: March 8, 2019

Prince George’s County State’s Attorney Hosts 16th Annual Crime Victims Fund Run

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UPPER MARLBORO, MD – Prince George’s County State’s Attorney Aisha N. Braveboy will host the 16th Annual Crime Victims Fund Run/Walk at Watkins Regional Park in ...

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Posted on: March 8, 2019

Prince George’s County State’s Attorney Hosts Community in the Courthouse

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UPPER MARLBORO, MD – Prince George’s County State’s Attorney Aisha N...

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Posted on: March 4, 2019

State's Attorney Statement Regarding the Release of Matthew Bethea

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Prince George's County State's Attorney Aisha N. Braveboy's Statement Regarding the Release of Matthew Bethea

UPPER MARLBORO, MD – Prince George’s County State’s
Attorney Aisha N. Braveboy released the following statement regarding therelease of Matthew Bethea, who, in 2010, was convicted of the second degree
murder of 14-year-old Nia Owens in 1996: ...

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Posted on: March 1, 2019

MT. RAINIER MAN CONVICTED FOR SEXUALLY ABUSING YOUNG STEPDAUGHTER FOR MORE THAN FOUR YEARS

A Mt. Rainier man has been found guilty of sexually abusing his stepdaughter since she was five years old.

UPPER MARLBORO, MD – A Mt. Rainier man has been convicted for repeatedly sexually abusing his stepdaughter since she was five years old, Prince George’s County State’s Attorney Aisha N. Braveboy announced today.

Miguel Cedillos-Zuniga, 49, was found guilty...

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Posted on: February 27, 2019

Washington, D.C. Man Sentenced to 30 Years, Suspend All But 20, After Mistrial and Guilty Plea

Washington, D.C. man will spend 20 years in jail for killing a man who was dating the mother of two of his children.

UPPER MARLBORO, MD – Prince George’s County State’s Attorney Aisha N. Braveboy announced that a Washington, D.C. man will spend 20 years in jail for killing a man who was dating the mother of two of his children.

Divonta Gatling, 26, was sentenced...

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