| Sep 24, 2013
| 11:48 AM
Impact fees totaling more than $21 million from the Maryland Live! casino in Hanover will pay for fire and police services, school renovations and a community health center, officials announced Wednesday.
Under state law, 5.5 percent of profits from slot...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 3:07 PM
Less than a week after the Baltimore-based Children's Guild started construction on a new school in Anne Arundel County scheduled to open in August, the nonprofit received formal approval from the county Board of Education to move forward with plans for...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 7:05 PM
A convicted murderer accused of killing a state prison guard in Jessup seven years ago has, for a second time, been found mentally incompetent to stand trial after a hearing in Anne Arundel County Circuit Court.
Doctors for the state who evaluated Lamarr...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 11:16 AM
While some Anne Arundel County elementary students headed back to class in overcrowded buildings, school officials hope that won't be the case for long.
Anne Arundel County Public Schools officials said this week that groundbreaking was expected in...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 4:25 AM
50 Years Ago
Howard stars lineup
"Former Lions try out for Green Terrors"
"Three Howard High graduates have reported for practice with the Green Terrors of Western Maryland College. Bob Waldorf, Director of Athletics at Western Maryland says...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 11:35 AM
After a year delay, construction has begun on the new Monarch Global Academy Public Contract School in Laurel.
A groundbreaking ceremony is scheduled for Monday, Nov. 4, at the 8.5-acre lot on Brock Bridge Road, and officials expect the school to be...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 8:07 AM
A four-month-old boy in a car involved in a head-on collision in Jessup on Wednesday evening is in critical condition, according to Anne Arundel County Police in a statement on Thursday.
Officers responded to the collision in the area of Clark Road...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 8:32 AM
There will be 10 locations in Howard County for residents to participate in the Drug Enforcement Administration's National Take Back Initiative on Saturday, Oct. 26. The event, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., allows citizens to dispose of unwanted prescriptions,...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 4:18 PM
A federal judge in Maryland handed down lighter prison sentences Monday to defendants in a huge marijuana distribution case, saying that such offenses are "not regarded with the same seriousness" as they were just a few decades ago.
U.S. District Judge...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 11:21 AM
The votes are in!
Here are the winners of the Maryland Family Readers’ Choice Awards 2013:
Best story time
Irvine Nature Center (Owings Mills)
Howard County Library Miller Branch (Ellicott City)...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 5:04 PM
The Howard County NAACP Youth Council hosted a community health fair on Saturday, Nov. 2 at the Ridgely Run Community Center in Jessup.
"It was an event to empower and to educate the community about health issues and concerns and provide preventative...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 3:14 PM
Maryland inmates on work duty have long been given a highly visible job: picking up garbage along the state's highways. Though the work has helped keep shoulders and medians free of litter, corrections officials acknowledge it doesn't do much to prepare...