Ivan Rodriguez

Residents welcome Mitt Romney in Arbutus

Residents welcome Mitt Romney in Arbutus

Only minutes after Gov. Mitt Romney finished speaking at 5 p.m. in the Dewey Lowman American Legion Post 109, Judy and Ivan Rodriguez waited outside for a last glimpse of the Republican presidential front runner.

Judy Rodriguez, a life-long Arbutus resident, said the values that Romney talked about during his visit of less than an hour match those of the town he visited.

"I just think it's great he's touching base with such a fine little community as Arbutus," she said. "We stand for a lot. We've got a lot of values here in Arbutus that are passed onto our children. I'm proud of Arbutus.

"I'm just so so honored that Mr. Romney came to us," she...