| 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...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 9:00 AM
Thank you for the thoughtful editorial on the Supreme Court case of Harris v. Quinn ("Paying one's dues," Jan. 23). While it may seem reasonable to force people to pay union dues in order to engage in commerce, it might be more reasonable to consider...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 9:00 AM
Regarding your editorial on campaign financing, in what way is a checked box on a tax return not a "taxpayer-financed" campaign ("Campaign reform in action," Feb. 4)?
One can make an argument for limiting citizens' ability to participate in the...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 8:22 AM
Anne Arundel County firefighters responded to a blaze Tuesday morning in Odenton that caused an estimated $250,000 in damage.
According to the fire department, around 7:15 a.m., calls were received reporting a house fire in the 1300 block of Meyers...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 11:51 AM
After spending more than two hours last week listening to critics, farmer Edwin Fry said he's open to suggestions of how he might be able to keep the former Navy Academy dairy farm in Gambrills an organic operation.
Fry, who leases the land for his...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 2:45 PM
An Odenton man pleaded guilty in federal court Monday to laundering money in a scheme involving stolen waste vegetable oil.
Anthony Jean-Claude, 40, admitted in a plea agreement that he operated a scheme involving waste vegetable oil, which can be...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 6:56 PM
With the filing deadline for the 2014 elections passing Tuesday night at 9 p.m., the fields are set for Republican and Democratic primary elections for local offices, including the competitive race to become Anne Arundel County executive.
At the top...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 12:54 PM
When Airman Steven Doty was the first to rush to the scene of a downed helicopter in the Nuristan province of Afghanistan, he didn't consider the possibility that he might have been putting his own life in jeopardy.
On May 3, 2010, a Russian aircraft...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 11:21 AM
A Friday morning fire has displaced some residents at an Odenton apartment complex.
At around 10 a.m., fire and smoke were seen coming from a third floor garden apartment unit at the Seven Oaks community in the 2100 block of Peaceful Way, according to...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 11:07 AM
Anne Arundel County police say 11 apartments in an Odenton building — which had been condemned following a serious fire on March 7 — were burglarized this week.
Property managers and residents discovered the burglaries in the complex on...