| Sep 2, 2014
| 8:50 PM
After taking a beating from a handful of critical constituents, members of the Anne Arundel County Council voted Tuesday night not to give a pay raise to the next set of councilmen.
The measure to gradually increase the annual salary for the part-time,...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 6:18 PM
The operators of the former Naval Academy dairy farm in Gambrills, who sparked debate earlier this year when they announced plans to cut back organic farming practices there, will get to stay on the property another five years, Anne Arundel County...
| Aug 17, 2014
| 3:22 AM
Anne Arundel County Executive Laura Neuman may have lost her primary election, but the campaign helped her rekindle her relationship with her husband.
Neuman and her husband, Paul Volkman, who had been separated for two years and were in the process...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 6:36 PM
After pulling a grant intended for a health center that went out of business, Anne Arundel County Executive Laura Neuman said the money is being set aside for now.
The county had awarded $1.9 million in casino grant funds to the People's Community...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 8:24 AM
Symbols are meaningful in politics. Sometimes, a gesture as simple as a handshake can resonate with tremendous importance.
For me, the most important handshake in American history occurred in China on February 21, 1972.
By way of background, John...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 5:38 PM
Anne Arundel County executive candidate George F. Johnson IV said Tuesday that if he's elected, he won't fire the police and fire chiefs ... at least not immediately.
Johnson, the Democratic nominee for county executive, said he'll take his time in...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 2:28 PM
Anne Arundel County voters pick the county's executive, council members, sheriff and several courthouse officials. If one council member has his way, they may soon also pick the county attorney.
Councilman Daryl Jones, a Severn Democrat, will introduce a...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 5:45 PM
Anne Arundel County Executive Laura Neuman announced Wednesday that the Video Lottery Facility Local Development Council selected 12 recipients to receive a total of $249,344 in community grants, derived from the Maryland Live Casino gaming tax.
| Apr 30, 2014
| 12:37 PM
Anne Arundel County Executive Laura Neuman has announced that the budget she'll unveil Thursday will include funding for 20 more police officers.
Neuman said in a statement that a staffing analysis by Police Chief Kevin Davis showed a need for more...
| May 4, 2014
| 9:17 AM
When Anne Arundel County Executive Laura Neuman unveiled her proposed $1.35 billion county budget on Thursday, she described it as a package that reduced the county's property tax rate "without cutting essential services or depleting our savings."
| May 5, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Here's a riddle for you: When is a tax cut not a tax cut? Answer: When it happens during a contentious Republican primary race for Anne Arundel County executive.
The current executive, Laura Neuman, proposed her budget for fiscal 2015 last week, and...