| Nov 24, 2013
| 5:56 AM
Weatherbugs are invited to join a contest to predict Anne Arundel County’s first snowfall and total snowfall for the winter.
The “Guess the Snowfall” contest is sponsored by the county’s Department of Public Works through its...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 3:46 AM
Anne Arundel County is moving to restart its police cadet program, which was eliminated more than a decade ago in a round of budget cuts.
Officials said this week that for about $180,000 per year, the county's Police Department could hire 10 part-time...
| Nov 24, 2013
| 9:20 AM
As the holidays are fast approaching, giving the gift of time and service by volunteering to help support your favorite charity will make a difference in many ways. The Volunteer Center for Anne Arundel County has a Holiday Volunteer Guide now available...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 6:01 AM
Since taking on the post of Anne Arundel County Executive early this year, Laura Neuman hasn't had much time to spend in her old stomping grounds of Howard County.
But the former president and CEO of the Howard County Economic Development Authority, who...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 4:02 PM
Minutes after being sworn in as the new mayor of Annapolis on Monday, Mike Pantelides vowed to be a watchdog on city finances, and also to work on issues facing the state capital from crime to a sluggish business climate.
In his inauguration speech at...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 4:37 PM
Anne Arundel County Councilman John Grasso was elected chairman of the council Monday night.
Grasso, a Glen Burnie Republican, will lead council meetings for the next year.
In Anne Arundel, the chairman generally is a member of the majority party...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 9:02 AM
Few enactments emanating from Maryland's General Assembly have gained as much intense and prolonged debate as the unfunded mandate placed upon Maryland's 10 largest jurisdictions to carry out stormwater management projects. Popularly known as the "rain...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 10:45 AM
An Annapolis technology company stepped up with a last-minute $10,000 donation to help provide Christmas gifts and food to needy Anne Arundel County residents.
Anne Arundel's Department of Social Services put out a desperate call for help for its annual...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 4:12 PM
"Nothing makes me happier than when I hear someone say I've inspired them," said Michelle Bathras. "I think we all want to touch people's lives."
Bathras, chief operating officer of Bello Machre in Annapolis, an organization providing services for...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 7:02 PM
The Anne Arundel County Council on Monday lowered the new stormwater fees to $1 for all nonprofit organizations.
Previously, the county charged the nominal $1 fee to religious nonprofits and churches, but the American Civil Liberties Union objected this...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 1:27 PM
It's not often that being called "a pain in the butt" is a good thing.
But Bob Bradshaw grinned as politicians recalled his years of polite — yet relentless advocacy for Davidsonville Park.
Bradshaw has long been praised as a driving force behind...
| 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...