Anne Arundel County News


Anne Arundel County - Baltimore Sun

Defense attorneys in the Capital Gazette shooting case have asked the presiding judge to subpoena records from four people with varying connections to the newspaper, including its editor, that they argue will support the accused’s insanity defense.

Attorneys representing the man charged with fatally...

7/8/2019 7:00:00 PM

Valerie A. Donley, a former nursery school teacher who later served as interim director of what is now the US Lacrosse Foundation, died July 2 at Manor Care Ruxton from complications of a grand mal seizure she suffered June 26.

The former Ruxton resident, who lived on Gibson Island, was 82.

The...

7/8/2019 4:15:00 PM

Last week, Chesapeake Bay Work Camp descended on Anne Arundel County providing home improvements to those in need at no cost. Volunteers consisted of 12 church youth groups, from nine states totaling 255 students.

Volunteers visited 26 sites, all located in Anne Arundel County and provided much...

7/8/2019 3:55:00 PM

The Annapolis Police Department recognized nine students to receive scholarships for higher education, including five students who were awarded scholarships in memory of the five employees who were killed last year at the Capital Gazette, according to a police press release.

An anonymous donor...

7/8/2019 12:30:00 PM

Fire officials said improperly discarded smoking materials ignited a blaze at an Odenton townhouse Friday and caused more than $100,000 in damage.

Anne Arundel County firefighters responded around 9 p.m. Friday to the 2400 block of Killarney Terrace in Odenton to find a fire had spread to all three...

7/8/2019 10:40:00 AM

Baltimore County


Baltimore County - Baltimore Sun

Morgan Gonce, a rising eighth-grader at Cockeysville Middle School, wowed the crowd at Camden Yards when she performed at the Orioles game on Friday, June 28.

Morgan did a solo rendition of Woody Guthrie’s “This Land is Your Land” and, to borrow some baseball terminology, she hit it out of the...

7/8/2019 7:05:00 PM

Valerie A. Donley, a former nursery school teacher who later served as interim director of what is now the US Lacrosse Foundation, died July 2 at Manor Care Ruxton from complications of a grand mal seizure she suffered June 26.

The former Ruxton resident, who lived on Gibson Island, was 82.

The...

7/8/2019 4:15:00 PM

Almost two months after James City County and Maryland police searched a Norge animal sanctuary to recover an allegedly stolen cow, James City County’s top prosecutor has dropped a charge brought by the animal sanctuary against the owner of the farm the cow was allegedly stolen from.

Williamsburg-James...

7/8/2019 2:30:00 PM

Baltimore County Police officials on Monday released the identity of a 26-year-old shooting victim and the man who they say fatally shot him.

The victim, who police said died while he was being treated at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center around 4:30 a.m. Sunday, has been identified as Brandon...

7/8/2019 3:25:00 PM

Baltimore County police spokeswoman Ofc. Jennifer Peach said Sunday night that police have confirmed that a man killed in a shootout with officers at Duke’s Motel in Rosedale on Saturday had shot his 37-year-old ex-girlfriend that morning. The woman is expected to survive her injuries.

Police identified...

7/8/2019 11:15:00 AM

Howard County News


Howard County - Baltimore Sun

U.S. Rep. Elijah Cummings reflected Monday night on his illness and the importance of having relationships with diverse people.

His remarks came at the final installation of “Courageous Conversations,” an interfaith, four-week event that brought together Howard County residents to discuss religion,...

4/16/2019 4:00:00 AM

T. Michael McInnis, the retired president of the General Elevator Co., who was an accomplished skier, died of cardiovascular disease June 26 at Sinai Hospital. The former Howard County resident was 82.

Born in Scranton, Pa., he was the son of Joseph P. McInnis, a Bethlehem Steel engineering executive,...

7/8/2019 4:15:00 PM

All of the federal immigration inmates at the Howard County Detention Center wear dark blue jumpsuits. They are given three meals a day and the option of going to the library during the week.

Detainees dropped off by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement usually stay in either one of two units...

7/25/2019 5:00:30 AM

As superintendent of the Howard County Public School System, Michael Martirano has to talk to many people each day.

However, the conversations where he learns the most about whether he is fulfilling his role as superintendent of the 77-school district don’t come from fellow school system employees...

7/10/2019 3:00:00 AM

In Fulton, the weekend after the Fourth of July is typically reserved for the Maple Lawn Street Festival.

The festival, which has been an annual event for more than a decade, showcases local talent, food and fireworks. This year, however, the festival will not occur because of high fees charged...

7/9/2019 10:30:00 AM