| Aug 5, 2013
| 2:44 PM
Anne Arundel County Executive Laura Neuman has named two more department leaders for county government.
Chris Phipps will be director of the Department of Public Works, while Julie Mussog will take over as controller.
Phipps had been serving as acting...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 12:03 PM
Allow me to cut through the bureaucracy and spin of a local TV turf tiff.
WBFF, Baltimore's Fox affiliate, wants the signal from WTTG, Washington's Fox-owned station, out of Anne Arundel, Howard and Harford counties. It petitioned the Federal...
| May 30, 2013
| 10:57 AM
Anne Arundel County has launched a tip line designed to let people report possible unethical or inappropriate behavior by Anne Arundel County police.
The tip line, 410-222-2400, feeds to a task force examining the agency, and is a voice mailbox where...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 7:06 AM
Anne Arundel County Executive Laura Neuman will announce on Monday afternoon the findings of a task force that's been investigating the county's troubled police department.
Neuman formed the task force in early May to review the police department, which...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 4:45 PM
The Anne Arundel County Police Department should disband the executive protection unit that became entangled in the scandal that landed former County Executive John R. Leopold in jail, a task force recommended Monday.
The county should create a unit...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 1:34 PM
Anne Arundel County Executive Laura Neuman announced last week that the Video Lottery Facility Local Development Council has selected 11 recipients to receive a total of $100,000 in community support grants. Funds for the grants come from the Maryland...
| 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,...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 5:20 PM
The International Association of Black Professional Fire Fighters says it will seek a federal review of hiring practices at the Anne Arundel County Fire Department based on the latest firefighter recruit class, which is composed of 72 white males....
| Jul 4, 2013
| 2:42 PM
He commanded Anne Arundel's billion-dollar budget and was considered a possible candidate for governor.
But in recent weeks, former County Executive John R. Leopold sat behind the glass panes of a small office at the Anne Arundel County Food and...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 7:31 AM
Anne Arundel County Executive Laura Neuman has hired Barbara J. Wilkins as the new government relations officer for the county.
Wilkins replaces Alan Friedman, a holdover from John R. Leopold's administration who retired at the end of June.
| Jul 1, 2013
| 8:49 AM
Baltimore County recently mailed bills for its new stormwater fees, and the Social Security Administration faces a charge of more than $35,000 for its Woodlawn headquarters.
But it's unclear if the agency will pay a penny.
"At this time we have not...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 6:20 PM
The Maryland Court of Appeals said Monday that the Anne Arundel County Council improperly removed a councilman from office while he served time in federal prison on tax charges in 2012.
The ruling potentially opens the door for Daryl Jones to return to...