| Jul 1, 2014
| 5:50 PM
Netdao Yutakon of Nashville, Tenn., was still shaking her head, getting used to the lightness two days after her waist-length hair was chopped off to meet Naval Academy regulations in time for her freshman year.
"It was like losing a best friend,"...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 11:46 AM
Anne Arundel County Executive Laura Neuman is rejecting a county council candidate's call to halt the process to pick a new tenant for a government-owned farm in Gambrills.
Scott Hymes, a Democrat running for the council, asked Neuman to suspend the...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 8:55 AM
In Severna Park, candidates repeat two words again and again this primary season: rain tax.
County Councilman Dick Ladd, a Republican who represents Severna Park, Arnold and Broadneck in the 5th District, is being targeted by six challengers, most of...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 8:10 PM
On Friday, the community came together at the sixth annual Daily Pilot Community & Clubs Hall of Fame luncheon, where 11 citizens were honored for the time, talent and treasure they have given freely in service to the youths and families of Costa Mesa,...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 10:42 AM
Perhaps the most hotly contested — or at least the nastiest — local race in the state this year is the Republican primary for executive in Anne Arundel County. Incumbent Laura Neuman, a political novice who was appointed to the job last year...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 1:58 PM
A few hundred high school juniors gathered in a ring around a hawk as it devoured a squirrel Tuesday morning at the Naval Academy. Brandishing their smartphones, the crowd groaned and cheered at the action.
"Take a picture and move on," an academy...
| Jun 21, 2014
| 12:29 PM
For midshipman Duncan Mamer, the skipper of a Navy 44, the waiting was the hardest part of the 19th biennial Annapolis-Bermuda Race.
"The prevailing conditions for this race were mostly just lots and lots of light air," said Mamer, a Caldwell, Iowa,...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 4:11 PM
A midshipman who crashed his SUV into a creek and drowned in February had been drinking at an Annapolis bar earlier that night, a Naval Academy investigation found.
Midshipman Max Allen, a senior from Chesterfield, Va., had ordered a burger and...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 7:42 PM
Anne Arundel County Police participated Tuesday in the annual Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics, running from Glen Burnie to Annapolis, a distance of about 15 miles.
The run helps raise money and awareness for the athletes taking part in...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 12:08 PM
Members of Leadership Burbank have replaced a shuffleboard court at Joslyn Adult Center with an Oasis — a mini park that seniors and the community can enjoy.
First, the team removed about 2,300 square feet of concrete, said Jeff Carlon, project...
| Jun 6, 2014
'Heliotrope Bouquet 16' The community art show opens Monday, June 9, and runs through Monday, July 14, in Anne Arundel Community College's Cade Center Gallery, 101 College Parkway in Arnold. Gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Fridays,...