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An abandoned home on Hawthorne Street is demolished with an excavator... News PhotoAbandoned,Earth Mover,Horizontal,Human Interest,Landover,Maryland - State,Neighbor,USAPhotographer Collection: The Washington Post 2013 The Washington PostLANDOVER, MD - MAY 15: An abandoned home on Hawthorne Street is demolished with an excavator as neighbors and Prince George's County officials watch in Landover, MD on May 15, 2013. Today officials from Prince George's County gathered with neighborhood civic association representatives and neighbors to watch the demolition of a house that's been vacant over four years. It's also been a troublesome household for over a decade. Legal wrangling has prevented it's earlier demolition. County officials today announced they have a few dozen more they'll be demolishing in the near future. (Photo by Linda Davidson / The Washington Post via Getty Images)