Prince George's Headlines: Whole Foods Plan Withdrawn, Crime Drop in Hyattsville

A wrap up from the week includes stories about Whole Foods and Trader Joe's, crime decreasing in one Prince George's city, Maryland legislation on sick leave, funding for a new county hospital, teens targeted in a robbery and a tipster helping

Cafritz Team Withdraws Preliminary Plan

The developer was unable to secure approval to build a CSX crossing on property belonging to the American Center for Physics.

2012 Sees Crime Drop in Hyattsville Again

Crime reductions continue multi-year trend, according to data from the Hyattsville City Police Department.

Maryland Democrats Push for Sick Leave Law

Legislators, prepping for statehouse fight, hail Busboys and Poets as example of business which has thrived while providing sick leave to all its employees.

Thieves Target Teens in 2 Separate Strong Arm Robberies

Three teens were robbed in two separate incidents in Bowie last week.

Mayor to Trader Joe's: Come to Bowie

Mayor G. Frederick Robinson aids in residents' efforts to persuade Trader Joe's to open up a store in Prince George's County.

O'Malley Wants $210 Millon for New Prince George's Hospital

The money will also finance minor improvements to Laurel Regional Hospital.

Greenbelt Council Votes to Support FBI Headquarters Near Metro

Two counties in Virginia are also vying for the building.

Anonymous Tip Helps Prince George's Police Solve 2012 Murder

A reward of $7,500 is waiting to be claimed by an anonymous tipster who helped detectives solve the murder of a man in Temple Hills in March, according to Lt. William Alexander, Prince George's County police spokesman.


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