| Sep 2, 2014
| 8:50 PM
After taking a beating from a handful of critical constituents, members of the Anne Arundel County Council voted Tuesday night not to give a pay raise to the next set of councilmen.
The measure to gradually increase the annual salary for the part-time,...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 8:39 AM
A proposal to give pay raises to the next Anne Arundel County Council and the next county executive will be the subject of a hearing this week.
The proposal comes from Councilman Jamie Benoit, who is not running for re-election because of term limits....
| Aug 26, 2014
| 6:18 PM
The operators of the former Naval Academy dairy farm in Gambrills, who sparked debate earlier this year when they announced plans to cut back organic farming practices there, will get to stay on the property another five years, Anne Arundel County...
| Aug 17, 2014
| 3:22 AM
Anne Arundel County Executive Laura Neuman may have lost her primary election, but the campaign helped her rekindle her relationship with her husband.
Neuman and her husband, Paul Volkman, who had been separated for two years and were in the process...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 6:36 PM
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.
The county had awarded $1.9 million in casino grant funds to the People's Community...
| Jun 22, 2014
| 9:30 AM
To my fellow Republicans I'd like to say that three years ago, Del. Steve Schuh asked me to be on his steering committee for his campaign to replace Anne Arundel County Executive John Leopold. I agreed to support Steve at the time, as I considered him a...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 1:04 PM
The following is a summary of The Sun's endorsements in a variety of contested races for state and local office in the Baltimore area. For more information on the candidates in these and other races, please see The Sun's 2014 primary election Voter Guide....
| Jun 24, 2014
| 4:45 PM
Monica Bias of Severna Park called the primary voter turnout at the Earleigh Heights Volunteer Company "pathetic" when she voted just before 7 p.m. on Tuesday.
A 58-year-old state employee, Bias never missed a chance to vote.
"I always vote. I never...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 9:59 AM
Del. Steve Schuh declared victory late Tuesday night in the hard-fought Republican primary for Anne Arundel's county executive against incumbent Laura Neuman.
With nearly all precincts reporting, Schuh held a 54 percent to 46 percent margin of victory...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 5:13 PM
Maryland Republicans came together Thursday night to unite behind Larry Hogan's candidacy for governor as his defeated primary foes vowed at a unity rally to work for his election in November.
Harford County Executive David R. Craig, Charles County...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 5:46 PM
Primary races settled this week reflect the underlying divide in the Maryland's minority party, pitting Republicans who stand on conservative principle against those who are willing to be more pragmatic as the underdogs in a blue state.
In some cases...
| Jun 28, 2014
| 11:25 AM
Now that Republicans have chosen their candidate in November's race for Anne Arundel County executive, Democrat George F. Johnson IV says he's eager to begin the campaign.
"It's time to roll our sleeves up," said Johnson, who faces Republican Steve Schuh...