| Jan 6, 2014
| 5:23 PM
The Anne Arundel County Council voted Monday to scale back retiree health benefits for current and future county government employees, a move officials said was needed to keep the county from facing a fiscal crisis.
After months of discussion among...
| 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.
| Jul 10, 2013
| 2:30 AM
Anne Arundel County Executive Laura Neuman has vetoed a bill that would boost a retirement perk for public safety unions because she said the County Council improperly added a firefighters' union to the bill even though the union hadn't asked for it....
| Jul 11, 2013
| 6:19 PM
Less than five months after she was appointed Anne Arundel County executive, Laura Neuman said Thursday that she wants to keep the job.
Neuman, who was appointed by the County Council in February to replace disgraced former County Executive John R....
| Jul 12, 2013
| 4:47 PM
Anne Arundel County's new police chief is pledging to restore order and pride to an agency that has been racked by scandal and leadership changes over the past two years.
Kevin Davis, who takes over Monday as chief, brings with him 21 years of...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 12:37 PM
Anne Arundel County Executive Laura Neuman has hired a new chief spokeswoman.
Walinda "Linda" West is now director of communications for the county. She started Monday, and will receive a salary of $120,000, officials said.
West had worked with Neuman...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 4:25 AM
New Anne Arundel County Police Chief Kevin Davis had to call his own police officers for assistance after he was involved in a minor traffic incident over the weekend.
On Saturday night, just one day after he was announced as County Executive Laura...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 9:03 AM
"I don't breathe fire. I love my mom," said Kevin Davis, breaking the ice as he introduced himself to a group of Anne Arundel officers in Pasadena.
It was the Eastern District's 3 p.m. roll call Thursday, one of many rounds he's been making in his new...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 5:34 AM
The Baltimore Sun this week released its list of 50 women to watch, featuring a look at Maryland women who have made their mark in fields including arts, government, business, law, health, nonprofits and education.
Among them is Anne Arundel County...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 3:29 PM
Career firefighter Michael E. Cox Jr., who has been serving as Anne Arundel County's interim fire chief, was named Tuesday to head the department.
In making the announcement, County Executive Laura Neuman praised his initiatives in a number of areas,...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 3:30 PM
Anne Arundel County Executive Laura Neuman waved her hand in front of her face as she stood in a former missile silo that's a subterranean site for aspects of county police physical and defensive tactics training.
"Has the air quality been tested?"...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 3:37 PM
Children often are told never to speak to strangers, but when 3-year-old Paul Marshall Jr. was discovered walking along the streets of Linthicum at 3:45 a.m. on July 23, he needed a stranger's help to get home.
Fortunately, Baltimore City firefighter...