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Laura Neuman
Annapolis Library to expand in place
Annapolis Library to expand in place

Anne Arundel County officials have approved plans to double the size of the Annapolis Library and — here is the best part — keep it right where it is. In my neighborhood. The library where I took my children for story time will also be the library where I take my grandchildren for story time. The walk to the library when my son first told me he had found the girl he wanted to marry will be the walk I take with their two little boys. I am not the only one with sentimental feelings about that 50-year-old building on West Street. Signs sprouted in lawns in my Germantown-Homewood neighborhood declaring "Library on West is Best," and the crusade had its own website....