| Jul 9, 2013
| 5:11 PM
Maryland utilities participating in a voluntary program that encourages the use of suppliers owned by minorities, women or disabled veterans spent 11 percent less on contracts with such businesses last year even as total contracting grew modestly.
| Jul 19, 2013
Vacation Bible School
The Lutheran Church of Our Redeemer will hold Vacation Bible School, Prayer Safari with Jesus, from 9 a.m. to noon Monday through Friday, July 22-26, at the church, 7606 Quarterfield Road in Glen Burnie. There will be Bible stories,...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 8:57 AM
A 22-year-old Severn man has been charged with three counts of attempted first-degree murder in a shooting in Odenton, after police spotted him driving out of the area late Tuesday night, Anne Arundel County Police said Wednesday.
Andrew Gary Neale, 22,...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 7:57 AM
Anne Arundel County school board member Andrew Pruski said Tuesday that he will run for county council in this year's upcoming election. The Gambrills resident, who served as school board president last school term, said he'll run for the District 4...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 2:55 PM
Columbia-based AirPatrol Corp. will expand its operation in Howard County nearly twofold, a move County Executive Ken Ulman said affirms Howard's reputation as a good place to do business in cybersecurity.
"This is a company we've had our eyes on for...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 8:36 AM
A handful of Anne Arundel County liquor stores are taking advantage of new liquor laws in hopes of cashing in on beer drinkers' interest in craft brews.
They've installed taps in their stores to dispense specialty beers into refillable glass jugs...
| Jul 5, 2013
Board members to take oath
Teresa Milio Birge of Odenton, Andrew Pruski of Gambrills and Else Drooff of Arnold will be sworn in as members of the Anne Arundel Board of Education at a ceremony at 9 a.m. Monday at the county courthouse in Annapolis....
| Jul 3, 2013
| 1:20 PM
Pop quiz: What's the home-improvement project that comes closest to paying for itself when you sell?
Not a snazzy new kitchen or bathroom. A lowly steel front door.
So says Remodeling magazine in its annual survey breaking down the cost benefits of...
| Sep 20, 2012
| 11:20 AM
Elliott Franklin Sears, a World War II veteran who later worked as an assistant chief engineer for the Navy Department in Washington, died Sept. 5 of heart failure at the Charlotte Hall Veterans Home in Southern Maryland. The longtime Woodmoor resident...
| Oct 17, 2012
| 4:26 PM
When developers promised to build a $38 million, 700-seat elementary school in Odenton, Anne Arundel County officials embraced the proposal as a way to ease overcrowding in other area schools. They even tentatively gave the school a name: Evergreen...
| Oct 13, 2012
Vocus Inc. is hiring hundreds of people, betting big that it will become a leading digital marketing firm for small and medium-sized businesses.
The Beltsville-based technology company is on track to hire around 500 people this year at its headquarters...
| Aug 3, 2012
| 4:52 PM
Ian Hesford, his face and body painted in bold swirls, stretched his arms out toward his bandmates. The six members of Telesma joined hands and lifted their voices, finding the key for the performance. Then they took their places. Hesford headed toward...