| Aug 6, 2014
| 6:38 PM
Maj. Gen. Harold J. Greene had served more than three decades in uniform without a combat tour when he got the assignment last year: He was wanted in Kabul to help train the Afghan National Security Forces.
Jim Costigan, a former co-worker, golf partner...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 4:51 PM
Visitors, employees and neighbors of BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport now have a new option for enjoying the 12.5-mile trail that loops around the airport's Anne Arundel County property.
The Boston-based bikeshare company Zagster, working with BWI, has...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 1:08 PM
The Anne Arundel County school system is anticipating more than 8,000 county residents to attend back-to-school events that offer resources and information for the upcoming school year.
For the fourth consecutive year, the school system is staging its...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Communities throughout the Baltimore region are scheduled to host events Tuesday to mark the annual National Night Out against crime.
In Waverly, though, the gathering designed to be a deterrent to criminal activity is also being billed as a “...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 5:38 AM
Baltimore County Police reported on Friday morning all but one lane on Belair Road is shut down in both directions between Wholesale Club Drive and Dunfield Road due to a 24-inch water main break.
Police reported lanes closed in both directions at 6:42...
| Sep 6, 2014
| 12:26 PM
Sparse crowds greeted Friday's opening day meet for the live horse racing season at Laurel Park.
The glass-enclosed grandstand, with aging yellow and orange stadium-style seats, was hot and nearly deserted. A smattering of fans watched races from a patio...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 8:39 AM
Countless sailors, soldiers, airmen and Marines, along with civilian specialists, have passed through the heavily guarded gates of the National Security Agency just down the pike from Baltimore in the world's safest suburb — Fort Meade. I served...
| Sep 7, 2014
| 10:28 AM
Baltimore high school football fans will have no shortage of former players to follow this college season.
There are 102 local players — from Anne Arundel County, Baltimore City, Baltimore County, Carroll County, Harford County and Howard County...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 1:21 PM
About a dozen schoolchildren at the Willows Apartments in Glen Burnie queued up curbside as the Anne Arundel County school bus pulled up.
Some kids were flanked by parents and toddler siblings who appeared just as excited to see the bus; the moment...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 2:19 PM
A 32-year-old man was arrested Wednesday after he hit a National Security Agency police officer with his SUV while evading a traffic stop on Route 32 at Fort Meade, Maryland State Police said.
NSA officers directed the man, identified as Darnell David...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 4:17 PM
Maryland's largest and most lucrative casino threw an Independence Day party this month for one of its biggest neighbors: Fort Meade, the massive Army base just five miles down the road.
In many ways, it was the archetypal Fourth of July civic event...