Tag Archives: Prince George’s County

World record for longest human mattress dominoes chain set in Md.

(YouTube / Guinness World Records / "Largest human mattress dominoes")

NATIONAL HARBOR — Aaron’s Inc., an appliance and electronics-leasing company has broken the Guinness World Record for the longest human mattress domino chain. Guinness World Records released a video of the feat on Thursday, showing 1,200 people holding mattresses behind ...

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Alsco celebrates relocation to Lanham

Linen supplier Alsco will celebrate the opening of its new laundry processing facility in Lanham. The company occupies an 84,000-square-foot space at 4900 Philadelphia Way that processes more than 125,000 pounds of laundry daily. The facility, which employs 225 people, ...

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Environmentalists critical of Prince George’s development bill

A bill critics say favors developers and weakens forest protections in Prince George’s County has drawn the ire of environmental groups. The Prince George’s delegation on Friday voted to support a bill in the General Assembly that the Chesapeake Bay ...

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Prince George’s County faces $900K lawsuit alleging false arrest

A Washington man who alleges he was illegally searched, arrested and detained for five days without cause has filed a $900,000 lawsuit against Prince George’s County. Lynwood Poindexter claims he was held for hours in solitary confinement in “austere and ...

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Hogan announces funds for new P.G. hospital; Miller, Baker want more

A rendering of Prince George's County Regional Medical Center. (Courtesy Dimensions Healthcare System)

ANNAPOLIS — Prince George’s County Regional Medical Center will receive $55 million in bridge funding and more than $100 million in additional construction funds as part of a supplemental budget announced Friday by Gov. Larry Hogan. “It’s been a long, ...

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