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Witnesses from Anne Arundel jail appear in court as defense in Capital Gazette shooting case tries to oust prosecution psychiatrist
by Alex Mann on August 6, 2020 at 9:32 pm
Almost a dozen employees from an Anne Arundel County jail appeared in court Wednesday as attorneys representing the gunman who killed five Capital Gazette staffers questioned them about their interviews with a psychiatrist hired by prosecutors.
Summer campers harvest produce at Severn Chapel Farm for Anne Arundel food relief
by Donovan Conaway on August 6, 2020 at 8:27 pm
Severn Chapel Farm opened its fields for students from Sherwood Forest Boys & Girls Camp to harvest food that will be donated to The Light House shelter and Anne Arundel County Food Bank.
Another 1,141 Anne Arundel County residents file for unemployment, 20th week in a row that at least 1 million sought aid nationally
by Lilly Price on August 6, 2020 at 7:38 pm
Another 1,141 Anne Arundel County residents filed a new jobless claim last week at the same time the the $600 federal payment to unemployment aid expired. Maryland saw 18,268 new jobless claims.
Pasadena man charged after returning to the same 7-Eleven he robbed, Anne Arundel County police say
by Jack Hogan on August 6, 2020 at 6:32 pm
Anne Arundel County police arrested and charged Brian Eugene Grimes, 40, with commercial robbery early Thursday morning along Hog Neck Road in Pasadena.
Naval Academy professor sues Kent Island woman for sending academy her social media posts
by Selene San Felice on August 6, 2020 at 6:16 pm
A Naval Academy adjunct professor is suing a Queen Anne’s County woman for defamation, claiming that woman conspired to have her fired.
Anne Arundel police investigating a shooting after an altercation in Severn, one hospitalized
by Jack Hogan on August 6, 2020 at 5:53 pm
One man was hospitalized Wednesday night after being shot outside a residence in the 1300 block of Jamestown Drive in Severn, according to a county police report.
Democrats change process for picking Annapolis alderman after complaints dogged selection of delegate
by Brooks DuBose on August 6, 2020 at 10:00 am
Alderman Marc Rodriguez, D-Ward 5, said he has not confirmed a final resignation date but an announcement will be coming “in the next couple weeks,” he said.
Mixed-use Walkable Laurel project clears development hurdle as concept plan is approved
by Katie Jones on August 6, 2020 at 9:30 am
Walkable Laurel, a proposed 73-unit, mixed-use apartment project in Laurel, cleared its first hurdle July 27 after its overlay concept plan was approved at Laurel’s Mayor and City Council meeting.
Maryland casinos bring $139 million in July, first full month open since coronavirus pandemic
by Hallie Miller on August 6, 2020 at 2:14 am
Maryland casinos brought in over $139 million in gaming revenue in July, their first full month open since March.
‘It’s not fair’: Family, friends grieve as 14-year-old Camarin Wallace is buried in Annapolis
by Lilly Price on August 5, 2020 at 10:10 pm
Camarin Wallace often hung out and played near the playground in Annapolis Gardens. It’s a spot he made silly videos with friends or grouped up to play basketball. On the evening of July 27, the 14-year-old was shot and killed there.
Anne Arundel County Police identify man killed, others hospitalized in car crash in Pasadena
by Jack Hogan on August 5, 2020 at 10:01 pm
One person was killed and two others injured Wednesday in a two-car crash in Pasadena, Anne Arundel County firefighters said.
Annapolis police identify suspect in June shooting on Cedar Park Road, provide updates on July shooting that sent three to the hospital
by Donovan Conaway on August 5, 2020 at 8:51 pm
At a news conference Wednesday, Annapolis police released the identity of a suspect in a shooting directed at a car full of people in June. They also provided updates on other violent incidents in the city over the last two months.
Anne Arundel police investigating a shooting in Millersville that sent one man to hospital, hit child with debris
by Jack Hogan on August 5, 2020 at 4:30 pm
County police are investigating a shooting that took place Tuesday at approximately 7:10 p.m. in the 500 block of Old Mill Road in Millersville that sent one man to a nearby hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
Tropical Storm Isaias highlights a familiar problem in Anne Arundel: Where does the rain go, and how fast?
by Rachael Pacella on August 5, 2020 at 1:00 pm
Have people been putting fertilizer down? Is there a large chunk of stream bank someplace about to fall into the water, filling it with sediment? Have builders covered their work sites appropriately to prevent sediment runoff that leaves creeks looking more like chocolate milk than water?
Shady Side man shares lessons on beauty, boredom and grief from Annapolis jail
by Selene San Felice on August 5, 2020 at 9:30 am
When you think of someone behind bars, Darren Smith is probably not the first person to come to mind. He’s traveled the world, has a government job and a master’s degree and generally stays out of trouble. But after his second DUI offense, he learned everyone is a simple mistake away from landing in jail.