| 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...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 9:00 AM
A 31-year-old Massachusetts man was fatally stabbed early Thursday at a marina in Fells Point, according to police and a city councilman. Police said a suspect, a 43-year-old Odenton man, was in custody.
Police identified the victim as Osher Perez and...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 11:21 AM
A Friday morning fire has displaced some residents at an Odenton apartment complex.
At around 10 a.m., fire and smoke were seen coming from a third floor garden apartment unit at the Seven Oaks community in the 2100 block of Peaceful Way, according to...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 2:24 PM
A man taking a series of photographs on a MARC train in Odenton on Tuesday morning was briefly detained by federal agents after raising concerns among fellow passengers.
The man, who has not been identified, turned out to be a self-described "train...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 11:07 AM
Anne Arundel County police say 11 apartments in an Odenton building — which had been condemned following a serious fire on March 7 — were burglarized this week.
Property managers and residents discovered the burglaries in the complex on...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 9:20 PM
Col. Brian Foley has taken command of Fort Meade at a challenging time for the U.S. military.
With the end of the war in Iraq in 2011 and the withdrawal of troops from Afghanistan next year, growth in defense spending was already expected to taper. Then...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 2:00 AM
For a school system in an era of bare-bones budgets, building cellphone towers on school properties can mean easy money. But for some parents, the towers pose health and safety risks for their children.
Anne Arundel County is the latest to become locked...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 2:45 PM
An Odenton man pleaded guilty in federal court Monday to laundering money in a scheme involving stolen waste vegetable oil.
Anthony Jean-Claude, 40, admitted in a plea agreement that he operated a scheme involving waste vegetable oil, which can be...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 3:17 PM
A tip from a 911 caller led Anne Arundel County police to arrest four people accused of cutting copper wire from a utility pole and causing an overnight power outage to 1,800 BGE customers in Odenton.
The tipster called 911 early Friday morning and...
| Nov 10, 2013
| 2:13 PM
Hundreds of people donned sneakers on a crisp, sunny Sunday morning to show their support for a Maryland state trooper critically injured on the job last month.
The crowd gathered at the Maryland State Police Academy in Sykesville for the "5K for JK,"...