| Jun 14, 2013
Bates Middle gets grant
The College Board has awarded Wiley H. Bates Middle School in Annapolis a $5,000 Award for Excellence and Innovation in the Arts. Bates became the county's first fully arts-integrated school, as well as a magnet school for the...
| Feb 1, 2013
| 6:21 PM
John R. Leopold stepped down Friday as Anne Arundel County executive, bringing an apparent end to the decades-long career of an idiosyncratic and charismatic force in Maryland politics who as recently as a year ago was considering a run for statewide...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 8:05 PM
He was the teenager who wasn't embarrassed to hug his mom at Severna Park High School while other students looked on, who pitched on the Falcons' 2009 state championship baseball team, and who matured into a Marine with a swallow tattoo on his right arm....
| Mar 28, 2013
| 11:25 AM
Picture a one-sided tug of war in an Anne Arundel Community College parking lot: At one end of the rope is a group of students, digging heels against the asphalt to gain traction. The other end is tied to a delivery truck set in neutral, its 14,000 pounds...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 6:58 PM
Former Anne Arundel County Executive John R. Leopold was led out of a courtroom Thursday with his wrists handcuffed behind his back and his head lowered, bound for the county jail after being sentenced for his misconduct in office conviction and...
| Mar 13, 2013
| 3:21 PM
Scott Marsh is the first to admit that he never thought he’d find himself in the cage, trying to help St. Mary’s collect wins. But that’s exactly where the Crofton native and South River graduate found himself Wednesday afternoon at...
| Mar 13, 2013
| 2:22 PM
The roller coaster ride for the St. Mary's men's lacrosse team continued its descent.
After opening the season with a 2-1 start that included a 13-12 upset of then-No. 11 Roanoke, the Seahawks dropped their third consecutive game, falling to No. 12...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 3:46 PM
The way Anne Arundel Community College student Jesse Alton sees it, the world is one big elevator — hopefully, going up.
Alton is among several students at the community college who will enter in the school's fourth annual Big Idea Elevator...
| Feb 20, 2013
| 6:23 PM
It started with a conversation the day the Anne Arundel County Council announced it was seeking a successor for John R. Leopold, after the county executive was found guilty of misconduct in office.
"My daughter, she is in high school. We talk around the...
| Feb 22, 2013
| 6:52 PM
When Laura Neuman heard that an Annapolis salad dressing maker was planning to move his business out of state, she arranged to meet with him.
Neuman listened to Greg Vetter's story and made some calls.
"She just said, 'Dude, you are NOT leaving...
| Feb 7, 2013
| 7:27 PM
Robert Prettyman walked along the uneven ground surrounding Anne Arundel Community College's resource management building and pointed to soil erosion, storm runoff and other evidence that the area is losing its battle against the elements.
"You can see...