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Anne Arundel County

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  • Arundel budget hearing draws crowd to talk about schools

    At a crowded County Council budget hearing Monday night, Anne Arundel schools Superintendent Kevin Maxwell asked those in the auditorium who had come to voice support for public education to stand. Nearly everyone stood, joining those already standing...
  • Boy, 6, hit by SUV in Odenton

    A 6-year-old boy was flown to a nearby hospital with serious, but non-life-threatening injuries Wednesday morning after being hit by an SUV in Odenton. Justin Mulcahy, public information officer for the Anne Arundel County Police Department, said...
  • Civic group targets accidents involving pedestrians

    Civic group targets accidents involving pedestrians
    As traffic officer Bobby Brown began his weekday afternoon shift at Pratt and Light streets, he was quickly drawn into the dangerous dance involving pedestrians and motorists. A motorist didn't see three pedestrians as he made a sharp left-hand turn, but...
  • Police instructor's email prompts investigation; NAACP demands apology

    The Anne Arundel County Police Department has opened an internal investigation into a police training academy instructor's decision to send an email to dozens of his police colleagues calling for President Barack Obama to be voted out of office and...
  • Arundel parent who helped bridge cultures wins involvement award

    Arundel parent who helped bridge cultures wins involvement award
    An Anne Arundel County parent whose gentle spirit is said to have built bridges between cultures at her sons' elementary school was named the Maryland Parent Involvement Matters Award winner Friday night. Ambareen Jafri, a 35-year-old Crofton mother of...
  • Proposed casino could bring Las Vegas to the Potomac

    Proposed casino could bring Las Vegas to the Potomac
    It's not hard, after visiting National Harbor, to see what the fuss is all about. The sprawling, gleaming development along the Potomac River in Prince George's County boasts expensive stores, a half-dozen hotels, highway access and convention traffic &#...
  • Warning against contact with water in lower Patapsco is lifted

    A warning against water contact in the lower Patapsco River issued nearly two months ago has been lifted, the Anne Arundel County health department announced Monday. Health officials had ordered an emergency closure of the river downstream from Annapolis...
  • O'Malley names panel to study gambling expansion

    Gov. Martin O'Malley named an 11-member work group Monday night to study a possible expansion of gambling in Maryland and announced that if the group can reach consensus he would call a special session July 9 to vote on casino legislation. O'Malley...
  • Arundel council commends police, not chief, for drop in crime

    The Anne Arundel County Council passed a resolution Monday night commending the county police department — but not its chief — for decreasing crime in 2011. The council passed the resolution only after approving an amendment specifically...
  • Traffic: Accident on Route 295 south at Route 195

    Traffic: Accident on Route 295 south at Route 195
    As of 9 a.m., traffic was slow on Route 295 southbound at Route 195 in Anne Arundel County, due to an accident involving three vehicles. Debris in the road was slowing traffic on Falls Road near Shawan Road in Baltimore County. The Maryland Transit...
  • Tuesday forecast: Cloudy, patchy fog, showers, high near 79

    Tuesday forecast: Cloudy, patchy fog, showers, high near 79
    The National Weather Service is calling for Tuesday to be cloudy in the Baltimore area, with patchy fog and a chance of showers and thunderstorms, a high near 79 and east winds around 5 miles per hour or less. There is a 60 percent chance of...