| Jan 31, 2014
| 11:23 AM
Anne Arundel County Executive Laura Neuman on Tuesday will unveil recommendations from a commission she created last after she was appointed to the job.
The Commission on Excellence was tasked with reviewing county government operations and issuing...
| Feb 9, 2014
| 2:26 PM
The sprawling farm along Annapolis Road in Gambrills stands as an oasis of rural life in the midst of suburbia. Cows graze beyond the white fence as commuters pass by; farm trucks carry organic produce to local farmers markets.
Maryland Sunrise Farm...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 1:59 PM
Easily overlooked in the waning days of the legislative session was a dust-up over how best to manage suburban transit in the Baltimore-Washington corridor. Howard County announced the creation of a Regional Transportation Agency, or RTA, to oversee bus...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 1:11 PM
With 10 weeks until the elections, the Republican primary for Anne Arundel county executive is heating up as candidates Steve Schuh and Laura Neuman trade barbs over spending and boast about their endorsements.
Meanwhile, Neuman, the incumbent,...
| Apr 19, 2014
| 7:50 AM
In true-blue Maryland, where Democrats outnumber Republicans more than 2 to 1, life can be difficult in the GOP.
But not in Anne Arundel County, where Republicans have had a measure of success — and are looking for more.
"We're a bastion of...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 12:37 PM
Anne Arundel County Executive Laura Neuman has announced that the budget she'll unveil Thursday will include funding for 20 more police officers.
Neuman said in a statement that a staffing analysis by Police Chief Kevin Davis showed a need for more...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 11:17 AM
In backingDel. Steve Schuh this month over incumbent Laura Neuman in the GOP primary for Anne Arundel County Executive, former Gov. Robert L. Ehrlich Jr. cited Mr. Schuh's attendance at national Republican conventions, his membership in a local Republican...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 4:51 PM
Population is growing in the Central Maryland's suburban counties, though Baltimore City is losing residents, according a state review of U.S. Census data.
The Maryland Department of Planning said Thursday that between July 2012 and July 2013,...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 4:05 PM
A Carroll County plan to pay for state-mandated stormwater remediation projects through property tax proceeds — instead of through a direct fee to land owners decried by critics as Maryland’s “rain tax” — has been given a...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 6:38 PM
Anne Arundel County's former sheriff, George F. Johnson IV, is joining the race for county executive as a Democrat.
Johnson, a Pasadena resident who has been the superintendent of the state's Natural Resources Police for the past seven years, will...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 1:50 PM
Calling Severna Park High School "one of the highest-performing, worst facilities I've ever seen in this state," Maryland Comptroller Peter Franchot said this week the state will come up with money to help Anne Arundel County Public Schools replace the...
| Feb 2, 2014
| 2:25 PM
The company that ran Baltimore's problematic speed cameras in 2012 will not retain its contract for billing ambulances fee in Anne Arundel County after an audit discovered multiple problems.
The county requested an audit of Xerox State and Local...