Also in today’s News Roundup: Riverdale Park slapped with $260,000 discrimination judgement in towing contract case and enrollment issues spoil graduation for two Prince George’s teens.
WaPo backs Alsobrooks for county chief…
“Under Ms. Alsobrooks’s steady leadership, the office, with more than 200 prosecutors and support staff, has been rebranded and upgraded to such an extent that it is now widely admired as among the best in Maryland. Ms. Alsobrooks — focused, fearless, far-sighted — has been largely to credit for that turnaround”
…And picks favorites for council seats
Hyattsville’s Mayor Candace Hollingsworth gets a shout out:
“Hollingsworth, the exceptionally effective mayor of Hyattsville since 2015, is one of the county’s brightest young stars; she has detailed and actionable plans to cultivate affordable housing and public-private partnerships to attract businesses.”