| Jan 6, 2014
| 1:20 PM
Anne Arundel County Executive Laura Neuman has named Richard C. "Rook" Rogers as her chief of staff.
Rogers fills a position that had been vacant since late September, when David Cordle left without explanation.
Cordle is a former Republican alderman in...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 4:48 AM
When severely injured patients at the University of Maryland Shock Trauma Center needed rides between floors, there was only one way to fit all the life-saving staff and equipment in the cramped elevators.
"I used to crawl in bed with the patient," said...
| Oct 20, 2013
| 2:05 AM
Women with dense breast tissue will now get an extra warning about cancer. Dense breast tissue, while common in women, can make it harder to detect breast cancer. A new state law requires doctors to send women with dense breast tissue a special letter...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 2:24 PM
Marita Carroll, a retired Annapolis elementary school teacher and civil rights activist who was arrested on trespassing charges in 1960 as she sat at a bus stop lunch counter, died of complications from Alzheimer's disease Saturday at Anne Arundel Medical...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 11:58 AM
A civilian employee of the Naval Academy died Friday after falling unconscious on campus, the academy said.
The woman, a member of the food service staff, was found unresponsive at about 5 a.m. in the kitchen area of King Hall, the academy said in a...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 11:19 AM
Kathy A. McGovern, who had conducted cell research and was also an educator, died Dec. 1 of complications from a stroke at Anne Arundel Medical Center in Annapolis. She was 55.
The daughter of John McGovern, a civil engineer, and Gloria "Saunders"...
| Oct 4, 2013
These activities will be offered at the Annapolis Senior Activity Center, 119 S. Villa Ave. Information: 410-222-1818.
European river cruise The center's trip committee is accepting reservations for a cruise on the Danube which will...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 4:18 PM
Two people were injured, one of them critically, in a car crash on the Bay Bridge that shut down the westbound span for nearly two hours and continued to delay traffic well into the evening, Maryland Transportation Authority officials said.
| Jul 24, 2013
| 8:57 AM
A 22-year-old Severn man has been charged with three counts of attempted first-degree murder in a shooting in Odenton, after police spotted him driving out of the area late Tuesday night, Anne Arundel County Police said Wednesday.
Andrew Gary Neale, 22,...
| Oct 13, 2013
| 5:24 PM
Shirley L. Meldrom, a former Baltimore Sun secretary who later became a Disney World sales associate, died Oct. 7 of liver failure at Anne Arundel Medical Center in Annapolis. She was 82.
The former Shirley Louise Smith was born and raised in Baltimore...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 6:01 AM
Two men were taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries after a possible lightning strike Wednesday night, and remained there as of Thursday morning, Anne Arundel County fire officials said.
Medics were called to a community beach in the 100...
| Jul 14, 2013
| 8:53 AM
Two men who were hospitalized in comas after being struck by lightning on a residential beach in Annapolis on Wednesday night have regained consciousness and are recovering, their families said Saturday.
Both Alex Steele, 23, of Annapolis, and Conner...