| Jun 25, 2013
| 3:27 AM
When Angelica Barrera moved to Baltimore in 1958 at age 11, she was the only Spanish-speaking student at the William Fell School in Fells Point, where she joined her many German and Polish classmates each morning for a one-hour English language class....
| Jun 30, 2013
| 2:41 PM
At the helm of the Chesapeake Arts Center since last fall, Belinda Fraley Huesman recently announced her intention to offer additional performance dates for diverse groups in Chesapeake's 800-seat main theater and in the previously underused 120-seat...
| Sep 17, 2012
| 7:01 AM
Anne Arundel County police are investigating several armed robberies that occurred over the weekend in Brooklyn Park, Galesville, Glen Burnie and Annapolis. In several cases, they have descriptions of the suspects, but have been unable to locate them....
| Jul 29, 2012
| 2:03 PM
When much of the region went dark during the June 29 derecho, the traffic signals at Howard County-owned intersections didn't miss a beat.
Battery power kicked in, sparing police officers from the dangerous business of directing traffic and motorists...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 6:35 AM
Anne Arundel County Police arrested a Glen Burnie teen Friday for a robbery near Brooklyn Park.
A 20-year-old man was meeting an acquaintance at Cherry Lane and Ritchie Highway about 7 p.m. Friday when three other men accosted him, punching him and...
| Aug 11, 2012
| 12:50 PM
There was a time before the three heart attacks, before he was effectively paralyzed in the lower half of his left leg, when Army Spc. Stephen Ramsey wouldn't do much on his Georgia farm other than pick cotton and peanuts, and hunt.
Actually, he can...
| Aug 17, 2012
| 4:57 PM
A few days before Mother’s Day, 20-year-old Jessica Lynn Lee got into an argument with her mother about caring for Lee’s baby and took off.
It was a familiar, if infrequent, scene between them. They would fight over small stuff —...
| Aug 19, 2012
| 3:07 PM
Mary T. McMullen, a Millersville special education teacher and athletics booster, died Friday at University of Maryland Medical Center of scleroderma after a lengthy illness. She was 64.
Mary Wissel was born March 14, 1948, in Baltimore and raised in...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 6:20 PM
The Maryland Court of Appeals said Monday that the Anne Arundel County Council improperly removed a councilman from office while he served time in federal prison on tax charges in 2012.
The ruling potentially opens the door for Daryl Jones to return to...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 6:51 AM
A 66-year-old man was stabbed in the arm at his home in Brooklyn Park on Wednesday night after another man who knocked on his door attempted to force his way inside, according to Anne Arundel County Police.
Officers responded to a report of a stabbing...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 9:40 AM
Working with Anne Arundel County schools, an independent foundation helped feed needy children and their families for more than five years.
But that came to an abrupt halt a year ago, after a member of the Journey Foundation reviewing the organization's...
| May 28, 2013
| 6:17 AM
Medical bills and other expenses strained Race Rudd Sr.'s finances, so replacing his broken-down car was beyond his means.
In an imperfect arrangement, he relied on a friend to ferry him between his home in Odenton and his job as cook at the Hope House,...