| Feb 8, 2013
| 5:17 PM
An Arundel Middle School student was issued a juvenile citation Tuesday after two classmates told school officials that he threatened them with a 3-inch knife, one of two incidents at the Odenton school this week.
Also this week, a teacher was videotaped...
| Feb 16, 2013
| 11:59 AM
James Gabriel Thompson, a retired savings and loan association president, died of cerebral vascular disease Jan. 29 at Oak Crest Village. The former Guilford resident was 84.
Born in Baltimore and raised in Gwynn Oak, he was the son of Stephen Thompson,...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 12:44 PM
A large, two-alarm fire tore through an Odenton apartment building near Fort Meade on Wednesday afternoon, damaging 12 units and displacing about 30 people, according to the Anne Arundel Fire Department.
The fire occurred in the same Seven Oaks complex...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 3:55 PM
The State Highway Administration will more than double the number of parking spots at the Davidsonville Park and Ride lot, a move officials say is a response to increased demand.
Plans call for adding 240 spaces to the 210 now there. Construction, likely...
| 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...
| Feb 10, 2011
Over the past decade, Maryland's population grew far more diverse, while growth slowed dramatically in once-booming counties in the Baltimore area, according to data released Wednesday by the Census Bureau.
Baltimore lost more of its population —...
| Nov 25, 2011
| 11:48 AM
As shoppers find the best Black Friday deals and swipe their credit cards, The Baltimore Sun shares their stories.
Deals 'better than what we thought'
Shortly after 9 a.m., drivers circled the multi-level parking lots at Towson Town Center looking for...
| Sep 24, 2011
| 8:38 PM
Pat Colandro from Dundalk was looking for a recipe for a chicken dish with sweet potatoes and pineapple that she said was published some years ago in The Baltimore Sun. She said couldn't remember the exact ingredients, but the dish was a great way to...
| Apr 6, 2012
| 12:32 PM
The Red Parrot is far from the first restaurant in Baltimore to mix Asian cuisines on its menu. But it might be setting a giddy new standard.
The cuisines keep coming — and never seem to stop. Among the first listed appetizers are Japanese spring...
| Mar 10, 2011
| 4:22 PM
Low pressure and persistent winds from the east and southeast are pushing/drawing water up the bay, pumping today's high tides Thursday two to three feet above normal. UPDATE, 12:45 p.m.: The National Weather Service has issued Flood Warnings for urban......