| Dec 31, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Robert Cradle had achieved his goal of owning a successful barbershop with an Odenton establishment that employed seven full-time workers and served a steady stream of customers coming in for that just-right haircut.
But even as he made his business...
| Dec 31, 2013
| 2:43 PM
The Odenton Heritage Society is hosting a History Detective Day Sunday, Jan. 5, at the society building at 1367 Odenton Road.
Visitors are invited to bring historical documents, family Bible or photograph to copy, or an object to donate. Local historians...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 12:38 PM
Earl Collins, a retired Baltimore County police officer and World War II veteran, died at Maryland Shock Trauma Center on Dec. 31 after suffering a fall at his Millersville home. He was 89.
Born in Baltimore and raised on Old Frederick Road in...
| Jan 6, 2014
| 2:28 PM
With temperatures forecast to drop dangerously low Monday night and Tuesday, Anne Arundel County officials are setting up warming centers and emergency shelters.
The county's four police stations will open at 6 p.m. Monday for anyone who needs a warm...
| Jan 7, 2014
| 5:35 PM
Maryland State Superintendent of Schools Lillian Lowery said Tuesday that school districts across the state should be allowed to determine for themselves when to start classes after summer break, whether it's before or after Labor Day.
| Jan 14, 2014
| 4:25 AM
West Friendship Elementary fourth and fifth graders are practicing their vocabulary lists. The students are participating in the Scripps National Spelling Bee competition at 9:30 a.m. on Jan. 16 during the first round of the famed competition.
| Jan 14, 2014
| 6:31 AM
Anne Arundel County police say they've arrested a 22-year-old man and are searching for three others after they assaulted and robbed a man who lives in an Odenton shed.
At about 1:40 a.m. today, officers were patrolling in the 1500 block of Annapolis...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 12:21 PM
While some parts of western Anne Arundel County, including Hanover and Crofton, have boomed with retail development, Odenton has largely been passed by.
But a new report commissioned by county economic development officials suggests Odenton has desirable...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 12:28 PM
The new poker room at Maryland Live, one of the East Coast's largest, is allowing more local poker pros to find high-stakes games close to home, contributing to the development of a strong poker scene in the state.
"Maryland players have been waiting to...
| Oct 20, 2013
| 1:04 PM
Nine people were injured Saturday morning in a crash involving five vehicles on Route 175 in Columbia, according to Howard County police.
One of the injured, a seven-year-old boy, was listed in critical but stable condition Sunday at Johns Hopkins...
| Oct 25, 2013
Sunday, Oct. 27
Concert The Performing Arts Association of Linthicum presents "An American Portrait with Mac Frampton" at 3 p.m. at the Chesapeake Arts Center, 194 Hammonds Lane in Brooklyn Park. Tickets are $27, free for students accompanied by a paying...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 2:00 AM
For a school system in an era of bare-bones budgets, building cellphone towers on school properties can mean easy money. But for some parents, the towers pose health and safety risks for their children.
Anne Arundel County is the latest to become locked...