Community News

Prince George’s African American Museum and Cultural Center (PGAAMCC) is proud to announce IMAGINE Family Day: PGAAMCC Festival and Book Fair. Join us June 16th, 2018, 2-6pm for a free day of fun for the entire family, with interactive, and educational community festivities designed to celebrate the cultural and artistic diversity in Prince George’s County.  […]

PANCREATIC CANCER IS THE WORLD’S TOUGHEST CANCER AND TAKES NINETY-ONE PERCENT OF ITS VICTIMS WITHIN FIVE YEARS. THE PANCREATIC CANCER ACTION NETWORK IS DETERMINED TO IMPROVE PATIENT OUTCOMES TODAY AND DOUBLE SURVIVAL BY 2020, BUT WE NEED YOUR SUPPORT IN OUR URGENT MISSION TO SAVE LIVES. ON JUNE NINTH, JOIN THE PANCREATIC CANCER ACTION NETWORK […]

Join more than 20 local organizations on Wednesday, May 30, to ask D.C. council candidates what they will do to reform the city’s criminal justice policies. That’s Wednesday, May 30, 6 to 8 pm at 945 G St. NW, on the corner of 10thand G. Go to acludc.org to learn more.

  All she wants to do this summer is learn to swim, win a race, and make a sculpture. All he wants this summer is to build a robot, go exploring, and play sports. What they don’t realize is there is power in play. Power in creativity. Power in meeting a new friend. Power in […]

A school on lockdown or even a school shooting has become a far too common occurrence in our schools. Maryland has proven not exempt from being affected by this national crisis. March 20, 2018, the lives of the students, teachers, parents, and community of Great Mills High School in Lexington, MD were forever altered when […]

  Darrell Brown, Director of the Charles County Economic Development Department, and his colleagues share the tremendous prosperity Charles County has experienced recently. They speak of the benefits businesses experience, the support the Economic Development Department offers, and upcoming plans of further expansion into technology for the county, its business owners, and its residents.

There are only a handful of currency designers in the world, and even fewer of color. While Brian Thompson is not the first Black currency designer, he is the only one to design a banknote, front and back, by himself. He took on the task of redesigning the newest version of the one hundred dollar […]

Denise Hill speaks with Kelvin Yates, an Ambassador for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, about how LLS has helped him battle and beat cancer, their support network for patients and their families, as well as their activities all can participate in.

In lieu of snow and ice there are multiple school delays and closings being reported. You can check out current statuses of schools below Maryland Montgomery County Public Schools –       Closed Prince George’s County Public Schools – Closed   Virginia Manassas City Public Schools –                Closed […]