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Prince George's County

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  • Hampden florist promotes Valentine's Day without roses

    Hampden florist promotes Valentine's Day without roses
    Hampden florist Libby Francis-Baxter is seeing red over roses. Her gripe? Most roses are imported from South and Central America, are costly to begin with, and are even more expensive with shipping, said Francis-Baxter, a Hampden resident. "I don't...
  • Maryland cedes millions in corporate taxes [Commentary]

    Maryland cedes millions in corporate taxes [Commentary]
    Maryland has long been considered among the bluest of blue states, firmly in the Democratic camp. Its recent progressive record on social justice has only further burnished that reputation: passing the Dream Act to allow in-state college tuition —...
  • Red Maryland week in review

    Red Maryland week in review
    From the Baltimore Sun op-ed page       Mark Newgent writes about education, nothing that with huge achievement gaps in our schools public education needs fundamental reforms.       Red Maryland Poll Still Open   The Red Maryland...
  • Immigration program aimed at criminals deports many with no record

    Immigration program aimed at criminals deports many with no record
    Maria Carmen's 6-year-old daughter last spent a morning at home with her father on a Wednesday in October before he went to work. On the way to his construction job, he was pulled over for speeding on Eastern Avenue — a routine traffic stop that...
  • Democratic running mates have evening in the spotlight

    Democratic running mates have evening in the spotlight
    The No. 2 members of the three contending Democratic gubernatorial tickets sparred Friday  night in a well-attended debate in East Baltimore in which they clashed over marijuana legalization, taxation, health care and other issues. Howard County...
  • Laurel can count celebrities among its own [Old Town Laurel]

    Old Town folk are certainly no strangers to having the occasional celebrity in their midst. The likes of future President Eisenhower and his wife, Mamie, resided on Montgomery Street, when he was an Army lieutenant stationed at Fort Meade, and she a young...
  • Laurel man charged with stabbing supervisor

    Laurel man charged with stabbing supervisor
    A Laurel man was arrested Thursday for allegedly stabbing his supervisor at the Laurel apartment complex where they both work and where the alleged assailant lives, according to Prince George's County police. Robert Pandohie Jr., of the 9500 block of...
  • Laurel Police report two forced entry burglaries [Crime log]

    Laurel police report felonies, arrests and property crimes. Prince George's County police report violent crimes and property crimes. Anne Arundel County police report major crimes. Howard County police report major crimes, break-ins and car thefts. City...
  • Craig challenges school funding critics, lists accomplishments in his last State of the County speech

    Craig challenges school funding critics, lists accomplishments in his last State of the County speech
    In his final State of the County speech, Harford County Executive David Craig reminded residents of his 8 1/2-year legacy of building schools, improving public safety and saving taxpayer dollars by making government leaner. "What do I hope people will...
  • The Costco example [Editorial]

    The Costco example  [Editorial]
    "No one who works full-time should ever have to raise a family in poverty." That was the message President Barack Obama brought from Tuesday night's State of the Union address to a Costco warehouse in Lanham on Wednesday morning, and it's hard to...
  • Losing bidders on Prince George's casino license won't challenge decision

    Losing bidders on Prince George's casino license won't challenge decision
    Two companies that unsuccessfully bid to win a casino license in Prince George's County have agreed not to challenge the decision, the Maryland Lottery and Gaming Control Agency said Tuesday. In exchange, the state will give back millions of dollars...
  • Arundel officer who shot dog now on administrative duty

    Arundel officer who shot dog now on administrative duty
    As Anne Arundel County's police chief pledged a thorough investigation Monday into the shooting death of a dog by a police officer, the pet's owners remained in mourning and the officer involved was placed on administrative duty. "I'm devastated," said...