| Feb 14, 2014
Teacher of the Year finalists
Teachers from two high schools, one middle school and one elementary school make up the field of four finalists announced this week for the 2014 Anne Arundel County Public Schools Teacher of the Year.
The teachers will...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 4:40 PM
With schools, government offices and workplaces closed Thursday, many in Anne Arundel County spent the day digging out from under a heavy, wet snowfall that blanketed the region.
Some did it for themselves; some did it for others.
| Feb 21, 2014
The Anne Arundel County Board of Education said last week that at least 50 people have applied for the position of superintendent.
The school system closed its application deadline Monday for the vacant superintendent position and now begins the...
| 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...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 3:04 PM
In the race for Anne Arundel County executive, Republican Del. Steve Schuh has more than three times as much money in the bank as either of his rivals.
In the latest campaign finance reports that were due Wednesday, Schuh reported having nearly $865,...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 1:18 PM
Commander in chief, leader of the free world, POTUS (President of the United States) — these are common monikers for the U.S. president.
Yet after taking Patrick Heline's class on presidential malfeasance, one might come up with a few other...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 2:38 PM
A Glen Burnie man was sentenced Wednesday to 60 years in prison for his role in a fatal drive-by shooting in Pasadena and an armed robbery that occurred within a week in 2012.
Anne Arundel County Circuit Court Judge Pamela North sentenced Ronald Lee...
| Jan 11, 2014
| 2:00 PM
At one end of the minimum wage battle, you'll find Marissa Greene in Randallstown, for whom an increase would mean not having to eat nearly every meal at the fast-food place where she works, because groceries are a luxury.
And at the other end, you'll...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 7:03 AM
Each February, Larry White helps young people transform themselves into Rosa Parks, the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. and other civil rights leaders to share stories of African-American history with others in Anne Arundel County.
These days, White is busy...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 1:38 PM
Attention, Anne Arundel County schools math whizzes: Meet Sammy the owl.
Sammy is a fictitious character that runs a pole measuring business. His wings are injured, so he can't fly to the top of the pole, which has a rope tied to the top. The rope is 3...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 5:15 AM
It's been a glorious season of performance on our local stages, and there are still a few opportunities to let music and dance carry us through the holidays.
Early this month we opened the season with Anne Arundel Community College Dance Company's...