| Jun 27, 2013
| 1:20 PM
George W. Bauernschmidt Jr., a retired banker and avid gardener, died June 19 of multiple system atrophy at his Severna Park home. He was 89.
The son of Rear Adm. George W. Bauernschmidt Sr. and Maude Pearce, a homemaker, George William Bauernschmidt...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 12:31 PM
Giovanna "Jenny" Sofia, a retired Baltimore Gas and Electric payroll clerk who was active in her church, died of a heart attack Saturday at Anne Arundel Medical Center. She was 78 and lived in Arnold.
Born Giovanna Dell'Uomo in Baltimore, she was the...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 3:20 PM
An Anne Arundel County jury has ordered a Glen Burnie engineer to pay $6,331 in damages to a pro-slots committee for taking their signs during the ballot campaign of 2010 that brought slots to the Arundel Mills area.
The award in the civil case...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 10:07 AM
Anne Arundel County health officials have removed the no-swimming advisories they put in place at three swimming beaches earlier this week.
The advisories are no longer in place for Beverly Beach near Mayo on the Chesapeake Bay, Londontown's Arundel...
| Jun 29, 2013
| 4:11 PM
Come Monday, driving around Maryland will cost more — both at the gas pump and the toll plaza.
Marylanders will see a 3.5 cent rise in the state's gas tax — the first such increase in two decades — as well as toll rates that jump as...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 5:23 PM
A generational shift within the Maryland Republican Party picked up steam Tuesday as a veteran GOP senator called an end to her legislative career and a conservative favorite launched an audacious challenge to an incumbent Democratic congressman.
| Jun 11, 2013
| 3:17 PM
WASHINGTON -- Republican Daniel Bongino, the former Secret Service agent who ran an unsuccessful campaign for U.S. Senate last year, said Tuesday he is "95 percent" certain he will run in Maryland's 6th Congressional District in the 2014 election and...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 12:45 PM
The Catholic Church and other religious institutions should stop complaining about paying their fair share of the burden we all bear to clean up our environment ("Churches seek break on city stormwater fees," June 12).
If they weren't already exempt...
| Jun 14, 2013
Bates Middle gets grant
The College Board has awarded Wiley H. Bates Middle School in Annapolis a $5,000 Award for Excellence and Innovation in the Arts. Bates became the county's first fully arts-integrated school, as well as a magnet school for the...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 10:43 AM
A decade since the 2003 tropical storm that began its fiscal and operational woes, Market House in downtown Annapolis is expected to reopen in the coming weeks with a lineup of vendors selling falafel, gelato, sandwiches and crab cakes from the historic...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 9:00 AM
Anne D. Neal apparently thinks that because St. Mary's College of Maryland has been unable to fill 150 seats in its incoming freshman class, its curriculum must be flawed and its students ill-educated ("Cautionary campus tale," May 30).
As a student...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 4:20 AM
Kirsten Barstad, Mercy, senior, pitcher-outfielder
Evelyn Buehlman, Mount Hebron, freshman, pitcher-outfielder
LeAnne Collins, Hereford, junior, pitcher
Madison Grimm, North Carroll, sophomore, infielder
Kat Varga, River Hill, senior,...