| Dec 12, 2012
| 2:34 PM
Washington Redskins fans who have been celebrating their team's victory over the Baltimore Ravens since Sunday were joined Wednesday by Howard County Executive Ken Ulman.
Ulman made good on his wager with Prince George's County Executive Rushern Baker...
| May 18, 2013
Although Maryland has handed out five casino operating licenses, the state is entering uncharted territory with the allocation of its sixth.
For the first time, there's real competition. Three serious operators submitted bids to run a casino in Prince...
| May 7, 2013
| 6:52 AM
A signature-collecting petition drive has started in Prince George's County to try to force County Executive Rushern Baker III's impending school takeover to a 2014 referendum.
The Citizens for an Elected Board has to collect 8,000 signatures by May...
| May 10, 2013
| 6:52 PM
Two more bidders emerged Friday — one a surprise — to compete against MGM Resorts International for the right to build a casino in Prince George's County, which stands with the state to reap millions of dollars from the project.
| Dec 18, 2012
| 8:00 AM
It is not surprising that people such as Prince George's County Executive Rushern L. Baker III are calling again for an increase in the gas tax ("Calls for new road and transit funding," Dec. 13). Look around at all the other transportation projects...
| Apr 3, 2013
| 12:02 PM
One of the finalists in the running to be the next superintendent of Prince George's County Public Schools has taken himself out of consideration, the school system announced Tuesday, April 2.
Eric Becoats, currently superintendent of Durham Public...
| Apr 23, 2013
| 3:36 PM
Prince George's County Executive Rushern Baker III and the County Council are currently accepting applications from residents who are interested in serving in appointment positions on the Board of Education.
Baker will appoint three residents. The county...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 7:31 AM
In the midst of a system takeover by Prince George's County Executive Rushern Baker III, the school system's interim superintendent, Alvin Crawley, has resigned.
Crawley notified the Board of Education of his intent to resign on Thursday, April 25,...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 6:34 PM
With a productive General Assembly session behind him, Gov. Martin O'Malley said Wednesday that he will use the second half of the year to consider whether to run for the White House.
"I need to be spending a lot more energy and time giving serious...
| Aug 29, 2012
| 5:56 AM
A sea of uniformed officers flooded Woodstream Church Tuesday morning, Aug. 28, to honor and mourn Laurel resident and fallen Prince George's County Police Officer 1st Class Adrian Morris.
Morris, 23, was promoted posthumously to the rank of officer 1st...
| Apr 9, 2012
| 6:16 AM
There's no question that the National Harbor development in Prince George's Countyhas the potential to be an extremely successful casino site. It already has an upscale mix of restaurants and hotels, and it boasts an excellent location on the Potomac...
| Apr 9, 2012
| 7:48 AM
House lawmakers this morning had the first crack at asking questions about a new Senate-passed bill to expand gambling.
Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller's chief of staff Vicki Gruber explained the bill to delegates, saying there is "no doubt"...