| Jul 12, 2012
| 3:17 PM
A group of Chesapeake High School alumni have banded together to create a scholarship fund in memory of William Norman, the school's long-retired first principal, who was killed this month in Florida.
The scholarship, which will be called the Dr. William...
| Jul 26, 2012
| 2:03 PM
Dr. William Allan Dear Jr., an internist and former head of the division of nuclear medicine at Mercy Medical Center who also was a practicing magician, died July 20 of heart disease at Union Memorial Hospital.
The longtime Guilford resident was 80.
| 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...
| 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 16, 2012
| 8:51 AM
A gunman held up a 7-Eleven store Sunday morning in the 4000 block of Ritchie Highway in Brooklyn Park, Anne Arundel County police said.
Police said they were called to the store around 5:05 a.m. Employees said a man with a handgun had come in and...
| Jul 19, 2012
| 4:36 PM
The National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm warning until 7:30. The storm is capable of producing 60 mph winds and quarter-sized hail. Locations include Inner Harbor, Fells Point, Johns Hopkins, Locust Point, Rosedale, Brooklyn Park,...
| Jul 20, 2012
| 10:22 AM
A Brooklyn Park teenager received a 30-year prison term Friday for his role in the botched armed robbery of a pizzeria in Glen Burnie that left one man dead and netted no cash for the four youths involved.
"I don't get the impression that you really...
| 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...
| Feb 15, 2013
| 1:26 PM
Joseph E. "Joe" Gross, former sports editor of The Capital in Annapolis who abandoned an engineering career to become a sportswriter, died Wednesday of heart failure at Anne Arundel Medical Center in Annapolis. He was 72.
"Joe was just a delightful...