| Apr 27, 2014
| 2:02 PM
A group of McDaniel College students and elementary school kids have only needed one thing to bond: a couple of hours in the gym together.
With a few balls, a plastic bat and some jump ropes, the newly established Fitness Buddies group meets weekly...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 4:09 PM
A month's worth of rain caused widespread flooding Wednesday, prompting multiple rescues and causing a massive landslide that poured half a dozen cars onto train tracks in Charles Village.
More storms were meanwhile possible, with tornado and severe...
| Jan 31, 2014
February is American Heart month. The Anne Arundel Department of Health offers kits and fact sheets about heart disease, its risk factors and prevention on the website learntolivehealthy.org.
Tobacco-free kids week
February 9 to 15, kids...
| May 1, 2014
| 8:10 AM
The Baltimore Sun Media Group announced today that it purchased The Capital in Annapolis, the Carroll County Times and the Maryland publications and websites affiliated with those news organizations from Landmark Media Enterprises.
Financial terms of...
| Apr 20, 2014
| 3:21 PM
Qualifying for the Boston Marathon was not on Michelle Hollingsworth's radar when she broke into a jog at the start of the Marine Corps Marathon in 2012, but it sure was 3 hours and 36 minutes later.
The 47-year-old hadn't expected to cross the finish...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 4:49 AM
Anne Arundel County police said there are no signs of foul play after a man was found dead from a self-inflicted gunshot wound inside a vehicle in Crofton Monday morning.
Police were called at 6:27 a.m. to the area near Conway Road and Professional...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 6:56 PM
With the filing deadline for the 2014 elections passing Tuesday night at 9 p.m., the fields are set for Republican and Democratic primary elections for local offices, including the competitive race to become Anne Arundel County executive.
At the top...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 2:38 PM
A Crofton resident was convicted Wednesday of killing a man whose body was found in the trunk of a car in 2012. Prosecutors said they will seek a life sentence without parole when Michael Stahlnecker, 51, is sentenced in May.
Stahlnecker was convicted...
| Feb 17, 2014
| 11:32 AM
Efforts to create an elected school board for Anne Arundel County are likely dead for 2014.
Anne Arundel's state senators have voted 3-2 to kill Senate Bill 0148, which would have created a school board with five elected members and four appointed...
| Feb 17, 2014
| 4:52 PM
Rep. Elijah E. Cummings urged state lawmakers Monday to raise Maryland's minimum wage to $10.10, arguing that lower wages will continue to strain government programs that help the poor.
The Baltimore Democrat added his voice to a chorus of Democratic...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 2:00 AM
The Crofton birthplace of Johns Hopkins, which once anchored hundreds of acres of farmland in Anne Arundel County, soon may see its territory shrink once more.
A developer has proposed building an assisted-living center on the 10.5-acre lot next door to...