| Jan 16, 2014
| 5:07 PM
Theater fans have another cause for celebrating the new year with Janet Luby's return to the stage in Theresa Rebeck's one-woman show, "Bad Dates" at the resurrected Bay Theatre.
Weekends through Jan. 26, longtime Annapolis favorite Luby can be found in...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 9:43 AM
A fire caused $165,000 worth of damage to a Brooklyn Park house Thursday evening.
Thirty-five members of the Anne Arundel County and Baltimore fire departments worked to put out the fire, which was reported around 5:30 p.m., in the basement of an...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 3:07 PM
The editors of many local Patch websites were among a large number of employees reportedly laid off by the news company Wednesday, under a national "restructuring" by its new owner.
Investment holding company Hale Global agreed to assume majority...
| Feb 28, 2014
The Chesapeake Arts Center will host an open house from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, March 6 at 194 Hammonds Lane in Brooklyn Park. Event feature artist demonstrations, facility tours, and guests will be able to sample classes. All are...
| 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...
| Dec 8, 2013
| 2:12 PM
A man robbed a Brooklyn Park liquor store at gunpoint Sunday afternoon, Anne Arundel police said in a news release.
The man, who police described as between 25 and 30 years old, held up Village Liquors in the 700 block of Church St. around 12:20 p.m....
| 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...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 2:00 AM
Two years ago, the fate of Anne Arundel County Councilman Daryl Jones was in the hands of a federal judge.
The Severn Democrat had pleaded guilty to not filing tax returns, the result of a years-long investigation into his law practice and tavern. Soon,...