| Sep 25, 2013
| 10:10 AM
A former Anne Arundel County government employee who claimed that then-County Executive John R. Leopold harassed her has settled a court case against the county for $110,000 plus attorneys' fees.
Karla Hamner accepted the county government's offer of...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 8:24 AM
Anne Arundel County Executive Laura Neuman's chief of staff is gone after six months on the job.
David Cordle, who had sought the executive's job but lost to Neuman, is no longer one of her top aides. The terms of his parting were not clear.
| Sep 27, 2013
| 1:28 PM
Del. Steve Schuh, a candidate for Anne Arundel County executive, is calling for the county to roll back its property tax to offset the new stormwater fees.
Schuh, a Gibson Island Republican, launched a petition effort on Friday to lobby the County...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 7:21 PM
Anne Arundel County Executive Laura A. Neuman on Thursday vetoed that county’s version of the so-called rain tax — making it the first jurisdiction to take action against the controversial state-mandated stormwater management fee.
| Sep 10, 2013
| 9:38 AM
Anne Arundel County Executive Laura Neuman has ordered county flags to fly half-staff on Sept. 11 in honor of the nearly 3,000 men and women who died as a result of the terror attack on Sept. 11, 2001.
In addition to flags flying half staff, Neuman is...
| Sep 13, 2013
Perkins presents $192 million construction plan to school board
Anne Arundel County Public Schools will host a hearing on Sept. 25 to gather public comment on a $192.1 million capital budget proposal unveiled last week by interim Superintendent Mamie J....
| Sep 16, 2013
| 11:38 AM
Earth Day may be in April, but you can get a jump on being "green" by attending the Chesapeake Ecology Center's annual celebration and native plant sale fundraiser on Saturday, Sept. 21 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Adams Academy at Adams Park, 245 Clay St.,...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 7:45 PM
Anne Arundel County Councilman John Grasso said Monday night that he's dropping out of the county executive's race in 2014.
Instead, the first-term councilman plans to run for re-election in his council district, which includes Glen Burnie and...
| Sep 1, 2013
| 6:54 AM
For years, the 122 officers and civilians who work for the Anne Arundel County Police Department's Eastern District have worked in a cramped, oddly designed station in Pasadena.
Prisoners have to be shuttled down a hallway between booking and holding...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 7:33 AM
Anne Arundel County Executive Laura Neuman has scheduled a series of public meetings on the implementation of a stormwater fee, while at the same time the County Council is considering an amendment to the fee that would essentially exempt all nonprofit...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 8:21 AM
Anne Arundel County Executive Laura Neuman is closing most government offices on both Thursday and Friday for Independence Day.
Friday will be an "administrative leave day" for non-essential employees.
County agencies that have round-the-clock...
| Jun 30, 2013
| 7:10 AM
Charlotte Lubbert came to Edgewater from Crownsville on Wednesday with two issues in mind: pollution flowing into the Severn River and speeding boaters she expects to see on the water on the Fourth of July.
She wanted to take her concerns to the top,...