| Apr 25, 2013
| 5:03 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 state-mandated stormwater management fee.
Under legislation approved last...
| 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...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 8:43 AM
Between recruit classes, volunteer courses, in-service training, recertification classes and advancement programs, training runs from 7 a.m. to nearly 11 p.m. on weekdays at the Anne Arundel County Fire Academy in Millersville. They knock off a few...
| 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?"...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 6:32 PM
On the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington, state, local and city leaders gathered in Annapolis Aug. 28 for the dedication of “the nation’s first memorial to the 250,000 foot soldiers of the March.”
Built by the Annapolis-based...
| 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...
| 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...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 11:13 AM
Anne Arundel County Executive Laura Neuman plans to form a commission to study transportation issues in the county.
Over the next six months, commission members will be charged with making recommendations for how to improve transportation programs in...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 7:28 AM
Del. Steve Schuh has hired a manager for his campaign to become Anne Arundel's next county executive.
Diane Croghan will lead the Republican's campaign. Crogan previously worked for County Executive Laura Neuman and former County Executive John R....