| Apr 4, 2014
| 8:15 AM
The Sun recently had a fantastic mix of articles. U.S. Rep. Steny Hoyer fears that giant wind turbines proposed in Somerset County could jeopardize the future of Naval Air Station Patuxent River, an economic engine for the state ("Hoyer, O'Malley at...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 3:36 PM
Howard County will move ahead with the launch of its new regional transit agency this summer despite a legislative decision in Annapolis to withhold state funding from the operation until it is studied further.
David Nitkin, a county spokesman, said...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 3:11 PM
With the start of spring weather, the county's farmers' markets are beginning to open.
The main Anne Arundel County Farmers Market at Riva Road and Truman Parkway in Annapolis opened for the season Saturday morning. The market will be open from 7 a.m....
| Apr 13, 2014
| 5:08 PM
A man tried to break into an Odenton bar early Saturday while the employees there were still working, Anne Arundel County police said.
About 2:30 a.m. Saturday, an employee told police that a man tried to enter Buck Murphy's Bar & Grill in the 300...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 2:23 PM
Col. Jesse D. Mitchell Jr., a World War II P-51 Mustang combat fighter pilot who later commanded the Maryland National Guard's 175th Tactical Fighter Group, died Friday of cancer at the Charlestown Retirement Community. He was 90.
The son of Jesse D....
| Apr 15, 2014
| 8:07 AM
The Laurel City Council approved an ordinance this week that makes the city part of the new Regional Transit Agency aimed at replacing nonprofit Central Maryland Regional Transit.
The council voted unanimously to join the new agency, spearheaded by...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 5:52 PM
It's a typical scene at fire departments everywhere: lockers lining the garage, with coats hanging and boots at the ready for quick changes when an emergency calls.
But at the Odenton Volunteer Fire Company one boot has a leg sticking out of it....
| Apr 17, 2014
With "Save the Last Dance" and the shot-in-Baltimore "Step Up," Duane Adler established himself as one of the go-to screenwriters for 21st-century dance movies. But apparently that wasn't enough.
"Make Your Move," a multicultural dance drama with tons...
| Apr 20, 2014
| 7:36 AM
Anne Arundel County police have arrested a man accused of forcing his way into a Odenton woman's apartment and groping her.
Police say Kevin J. Belts, 43, of Severna Park attacked the woman about 4 a.m. Thursday as she was entering her apartment in...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 7:41 AM
The Anne Arundel County Department of Public Works says a portion of Piney Orchard Parkway in Odenton was closed on Wednesday morning in both directions from Waugh Chapel Road to Strawberry Lake Way as crews restore the roadway damaged by a water main...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 9:06 PM
Chief Petty Officer Tori Novo says she finds herself saying "no" to young people who want to ship out to sea with the Navy more often than she used to.
A recruiter for seven years, Novo says she has seen the standards for enlisting in the Navy become...