Ballet Theatre of Maryland steps lively with schedule for 36th season

Ballet Theatre of Maryland steps lively with schedule for 36th season

Ballet Theatre of Maryland artistic director of Dianna Cuatto has a lot to celebrate with the start of the company's 36th season in October.

African-American police criticize Arundel union's donation to Ferguson officer

African-American police criticize Arundel union's donation to Ferguson officer

A group of African-American police officers in Anne Arundel County said Monday they were "shocked" by their union's donation to a white Missouri police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black teen.

Hearings scheduled in appeal of Maryland Renaissance Festival's bid to relocate 

Hearings scheduled in appeal of Maryland Renaissance Festival's bid to relocate

As the Maryland Renaissance Festival prepares to open for its 2014 season on Saturday in Crownsville, hearings are looming on the festival's proposal for a future move to Lothian.

Arundel chief says he disagrees with union donation supporting Ferguson officer 

Arundel chief says he disagrees with union donation supporting Ferguson officer

Anne Arundel County Police Chief Kevin Davis has criticized his officers' union for making a donation in support of a Missouri police officer who fatally shot a teenager.

Chief of schools' new achievement office reaches out to set agenda, mend fences

Chief of schools' new achievement office reaches out to set agenda, mend fences

Anthony Alston was appointed by Anne Arundel County Public Schools to address achievement gaps among student groups.

Anne Arundel school system unveils new elementary pilot program

Anne Arundel school system unveils new elementary pilot program

Anne Arundel County public schools will launch a pilot program in the new school year giving some elementary school students instruction in specific themes, including global studies, arts and the...

Anne Arundel police union contributes to fund for Ferguson officer 

Anne Arundel police union contributes to fund for Ferguson officer

The officer involved in the fatal shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo., is getting support from the Anne Arundel County police union.

Anne Arundel could spend $3 million on storm repairs

Anne Arundel could spend $3 million on storm repairs

The Anne Arundel County Department of Public Works said it could cost $3 million to fix road damage caused by Tuesday's heavy rainstorm.

Annapolis Summer garden embraces the bright side of 'Spamalot'

Annapolis Summer garden embraces the bright side of 'Spamalot'

Annapolis Summer Garden Theatre is capping its season with "Monty Python's Spamalot" an irreverent retelling of the quest for the Holy Grail.

Arundel government holding on to People's grants, for now

Arundel government holding on to People's grants, for now

After pulling a grant intended for a health center that went out of business, Anne Arundel County Executive Laura Neuman said the money is being set aside for now.

Annapolis Shakespeare ends Playhouse residency with swirling 'Tempest'

Annapolis Shakespeare ends Playhouse residency with swirling 'Tempest'

After three successful seasons, the Annapolis Shakespeare Company is completing its final production as a resident theater company at Bowie Playhouse with a fine production of Shakespeare's "The...

SMOB appointed, Jackson maintains seat in Anne Arundel school board

SMOB appointed, Jackson maintains seat in Anne Arundel school board

School is out, but it’s business as usual for the Anne Arundel County school system, which has undergone several transactions during the summer break.

Downed wire closes Ritchie Highway in Glen Burnie

Downed wire closes Ritchie Highway in Glen Burnie

Anne Arundel County Police say Ritchie Highway will be closed in both directions at 8th Avenue in Glen Burnie until about 8 p.m. The closure, police say, is due to emergency repair work after a boom...

As officials warn of flesh-eating bacteria, local advocates monitor water tests

As officials warn of flesh-eating bacteria, local advocates monitor water tests

Five cases of flesh-eating bacteria infections have been found this year in the Chesapeake Bay and its tributaries, prompting local organizations to test waters frequently and warn people of the...

County promotes liquid assets with opening of new Shady Side water access

County promotes liquid assets with opening of new Shady Side water access

Anne Arundel County officially opened a new water access point Wednesday in Shady Side, an offshoot of a citizen-led effort to increase public access to bodies of water.

N.J. officer not guilty of murder in Arundel road rage shooting

N.J. officer not guilty of murder in Arundel road rage shooting

A case focusing national attention on the use of deadly force by off-duty law enforcement ended Wednesday when a New Jersey detective was acquitted of murder in a fatal roadside shooting last year...

Four seriously hurt after crash along Interstate 97

Four seriously hurt after crash along Interstate 97

Four people were seriously injured early Sunday after a car crash along northbound Interstate 97 near Benfield Boulevard, the Anne Arundel County Fire Department said.

Jury deliberating in Anne Arundel road-rage murder trial

Jury deliberating in Anne Arundel road-rage murder trial

Jurors are set to resume deliberations Wednesday in the case of a New Jersey police officer accused of shooting a man to death last summer on the side of a Millersville highway.

Men impersonate federal agents during Severna Park robbery, police say

Men impersonate federal agents during Severna Park robbery, police say

Two men claiming they were federal agents stopped a car to search it and robbed its occupants early Saturday morning in Severna Park, Anne Arundel police said Tuesday.

Middle school students think big, build 'tiny'

Middle school students think big, build 'tiny'

More than 50 Maryland middle-schools students have been building a house during a summer camp in Annapolis — not a routine task for teens and preteens.

Female USNA grad named to Blue Angels squadron 

Female USNA grad named to Blue Angels squadron

When your father, two uncles and both grandfathers served as pilots, your career seems destined to take flight.


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