| 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?"...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 8:36 PM
Three people, including a child, were killed in a six-vehicle crash Tuesday evening in Millersville, Anne Arundel police said.
Lt. Glenn Shanahan, a police spokesman, said those who died all appeared to be female, with the youngest about 8 years old....
| 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...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 6:00 PM
— Anne Arundel County Executive Laura A. Neuman and the head of the Chesapeake Bay Foundation sparred Tuesday over the storm water fees enacted this year on homeowners and businesses in Maryland's most populous localities.
Testifying at a Senate...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...