| 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...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 3:17 PM
A tip from a 911 caller led Anne Arundel County police to arrest four people accused of cutting copper wire from a utility pole and causing an overnight power outage to 1,800 BGE customers in Odenton.
The tipster called 911 early Friday morning and...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 5:57 AM
Slowly, steadily, the Laurel area is being transformed into a global grocery village. Along with a rich array of eateries featuring international flavors, the local landscape is now a destination for more exotic supermarkets whose shelves brim with hard-...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 8:44 AM
Rain falling down heavy at times is forecast throughout the day Tuesday, potentially turning to freezing rain north and west of Baltimore, after starting as a wintry mix in the early morning.
Traces of snow were reported in Essex, Glen Burnie and...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 1:26 PM
The Anne Arundel County Office of Planning and Zoning is seeking applicants to volunteer to serve on its Odenton Town Plan Oversight Committee.
the committee works to help facilitate the Odenton Town Master Plan, adopted in 2009 to promote development...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 6:00 PM
Travelers between Baltimore and Washington have a new option beginning this weekend: MARC commuter trains will begin running nine round trips on Saturday and six on Sunday.
The trains will run on the Penn Line and fares will be the same as during the...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 8:10 AM
A 19-year-old man was shot to death inside his home in Odenton early Tuesday morning, and Anne Arundel County police believe he was targeted.
Police found the man dead on the scene at 1300 block of Chapelview Drive with several gunshot wounds to his...
| 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...
| 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...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 9:57 AM
First Mariner Bancorp, parent of 1st Mariner Bank, said it is closing two branches early next year, leaving the Baltimore-based bank with 16 branches.
The bank plans to merge its Arbutus branch into one at Woodlawn, while consolidating an Easton...