| Sep 16, 2013
| 6:48 PM
Anne Arundel County Councilman Peter Smith resigned Monday night, allowing his ousted predecessor, Daryl Jones, to return to office after a court ruling determined his removal had been improper.
"I do this for the sake of the institution and my whole-...
| Sep 21, 2013
| 2:59 PM
Carol Cain tries to ignore the two lumps in her throat, but some days it's hard because they swell and are tender to the touch.
The 59-year-old, who makes a small income watching her grandchildren, hasn't seen a doctor about the problem because she...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 7:33 AM
Anne Arundel County Executive Laura Neuman has scheduled a series of public meetings on the implementation of a stormwater fee, while at the same time the County Council is considering an amendment to the fee that would essentially exempt all nonprofit...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 2:22 PM
The workmen who built the Great Wall of China ate it for strength. Sailors on early American clipper ships consumed it for health during long voyages.
It has tickled Teutonic taste buds and made its way across France, England and the New World. It has...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 6:22 PM
Using incriminating Facebook postings and a tip from an informant, Anne Arundel County authorities have won convictions against two men for threatening two local judges.
Zachary Ryan Mitchell of Brooklyn Park and Justin Ray Ferrell of Curtis Bay...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 5:17 AM
After 20 years, Catonsville's annual lighting of the town's Christmas Tree and welcoming of Santa easily qualifies as a cherished tradition for this tightly-knit community.
The Nov. 30 event was ample proof of that.
Greg Morgan, the spark plug...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 3:07 PM
A man robbed the Boost Mobile store in the 5000 block of Ritchie Highway in Brooklyn Park at knifepoint around noon on Wednesday, police say.
An employee told police a white man in a red hoodie and khaki cargo pants walked into the store just before...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 6:28 PM
Anne Arundel County police say they arrested a man in connection with the robbery of the Park Plaza Motel in the Brooklyn Park area on Thursday
Police said around 6 p.m. officers responded to the motel at 4900 Ritchie Highway. Police said the motel clerk...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 7:21 PM
Grace (Jacobs) Carey, 79, of Milford Township, died July 12, 2013 at her residence. Born Dec. 15, 1933 in Lincoln Township, she is the daughter of the late Albert and Minnie (Wetzel) Jacobs. Also preceded in death by a daughter, Charlotte Fischer and...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 1:39 PM
Donald D. “Don” Thorson, age 53 of Bartlesville, Oklahoma, formerly of Philip, South Dakota, died July 13, 2013, while on vacation in Medford, Oregon.
Visitation will be held 11:00 am to 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, July 20, at the United Church...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 6:12 PM
The race car — what's left of it — sits in a yard in Middle River, a rusty hulk entombed by weeds. The engine's gone; the tires rotted.
"It ain't very pretty to look at," Pete Kantorsky, Jr. said of the 1937 Ford. But one man's junk is...