| Nov 27, 2013
| 2:22 PM
The workmen who built the Great Wall of China ate it for strength. Sailors on early American clipper ships consumed it for health during long voyages.
It has tickled Teutonic taste buds and made its way across France, England and the New World. It has...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 6:22 PM
Using incriminating Facebook postings and a tip from an informant, Anne Arundel County authorities have won convictions against two men for threatening two local judges.
Zachary Ryan Mitchell of Brooklyn Park and Justin Ray Ferrell of Curtis Bay...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 5:17 AM
After 20 years, Catonsville's annual lighting of the town's Christmas Tree and welcoming of Santa easily qualifies as a cherished tradition for this tightly-knit community.
The Nov. 30 event was ample proof of that.
Greg Morgan, the spark plug...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 3:07 PM
A man robbed the Boost Mobile store in the 5000 block of Ritchie Highway in Brooklyn Park at knifepoint around noon on Wednesday, police say.
An employee told police a white man in a red hoodie and khaki cargo pants walked into the store just before...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 6:28 PM
Anne Arundel County police say they arrested a man in connection with the robbery of the Park Plaza Motel in the Brooklyn Park area on Thursday
Police said around 6 p.m. officers responded to the motel at 4900 Ritchie Highway. Police said the motel clerk...
| Dec 8, 2013
| 2:12 PM
A man robbed a Brooklyn Park liquor store at gunpoint Sunday afternoon, Anne Arundel police said in a news release.
The man, who police described as between 25 and 30 years old, held up Village Liquors in the 700 block of Church St. around 12:20 p.m....
| Dec 15, 2013
| 8:57 AM
Brian Lewis figures he could have dealt with the rape.
It's the Navy's response to the attack that still haunts the Baltimore native.
Lewis, the son of a Defense Department civilian who commanded his JROTC battalion in high school, sailed through...
| Dec 21, 2013
| 10:15 PM
When Charlie Schneider came back one day in June after being out fishing near his Tilghman Island home, he noticed he was getting chills. His left ankle itched and got worse and worse through the evening. It eventually started to throb a bit, and he...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 6:48 PM
Anne Arundel County Councilman Peter Smith resigned Monday night, allowing his ousted predecessor, Daryl Jones, to return to office after a court ruling determined his removal had been improper.
"I do this for the sake of the institution and my whole-...
| Sep 21, 2013
| 2:59 PM
Carol Cain tries to ignore the two lumps in her throat, but some days it's hard because they swell and are tender to the touch.
The 59-year-old, who makes a small income watching her grandchildren, hasn't seen a doctor about the problem because she...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 7:33 AM
Anne Arundel County Executive Laura Neuman has scheduled a series of public meetings on the implementation of a stormwater fee, while at the same time the County Council is considering an amendment to the fee that would essentially exempt all nonprofit...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 3:00 AM
County Executive Laura Neuman will host the second of three town hall meetings on stormwater management fees on Thursday, Sept. 26, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., at the Heritage Office Complex, first floor training room, 2660 Riva Road, Annapolis.