| Dec 15, 2013
| 7:22 AM
On the reality TV program "Shark Tank," investors bicker, maneuver and generally steal the thunder from aspiring entrepreneurs who come before them to pitch ideas.
Unlike the Tin Man who clanks and clatters as he nervously asks the Wizard of Oz for a...
| Dec 27, 2013
| 6:24 AM
Days after hearing Annapolis Chorale's "Messiah" at St. Anne's Church, we complete the holiday traditions by reflecting on another rewarding year of performing arts in Anne Arundel County.
We are fortunate to have a major performing arts venue at...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 5:26 PM
Jim Cantore came to Baltimore looking for heavy snow, but all he got was some slush — plus a hot dog and a couple of six-packs of beer.
The Weather Channel personality follows extreme weather across the country, but the weather was less severe...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 8:34 PM
In Anne Arundel County, we celebrate Christmas on stages at Maryland Hall or Anne Arundel Community College's Kauffman Theater or St. John's College's Key Auditorium or the Chesapeake Arts Center and at several area churches.
Here is a rundown of...
| Dec 1, 2013
| 11:56 AM
Josh Cohen says he was at the sink doing dishes when his mind began to wander.
His thoughts landed on Annapolis' failing dam at Waterworks Park. Should it be repaired? Should it be breached to allow water to flow through into a stream?
| Nov 19, 2013
| 3:15 PM
An Anne Arundel County man was sentenced to 14 years in prison Tuesday after pleading guilty to being the driver of a vehicle in a fatal drive-by shooting in Pasadena last fall, and to an unrelated shooting last summer.
Paul James Michael, 19, pleaded...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 2:00 AM
Two years ago, the fate of Anne Arundel County Councilman Daryl Jones was in the hands of a federal judge.
The Severn Democrat had pleaded guilty to not filing tax returns, the result of a years-long investigation into his law practice and tavern. Soon,...
| Nov 10, 2013
| 5:56 AM
James Hopkins has faced many obstacles in his life.
The most recent sequence included a boating accident in 1992 that resulted in a broken back and other lingering injuries.
The 45-year-old earned a certificate in computer-aided design from Anne...
| Nov 2, 2013
| 7:13 PM
The No. 1 McDonogh girls soccer team was supremely talented and highly motivated this season after last year's disappointing finish.
It proved to be an unstoppable combination, capped off by a win in Saturday's Interscholastic Athletic Association of...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 7:00 AM
To win a seat on the Annapolis city council, candidates say they've relied on tried-and-true shoe-leather politics.
Eight men running for four seats have been spending days knocking on doors, trying to reach the estimated 8,000 voters who will cast...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Antonio Iglesia has a well-toned, muscular build, one similar to those of men who spend Sunday afternoons crossing lines of scrimmage and chasing quarterbacks.
But the Anne Arundel Community College student says he has been in two relationships...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 6:13 PM
When state lawmakers go home for the weekend during the General Assembly session that begins in January, Del. Don Dwyer Jr. won't.
He'll go to jail.
The Anne Arundel County Republican was sentenced Friday to 60 days in jail, to be served on weekends,...