| Jun 27, 2013
| 3:28 AM
Anne Arundel County School Superintendent Kevin Maxwell will leave his post to become the chief of the Prince George's County Public Schools, according to three sources familiar with the move.
The sources said Maxwell would be announced Friday as the...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 7:00 PM
Anne Arundel County school officials expressed surprise and disappointment at the sudden resignation of Superintendent Kevin Maxwell, this week and said they'll meet Saturday in a closed session to start the process of finding his replacement.
| Jun 22, 2013
| 12:11 PM
When Nik Wallenda attempts to traverse the Grand Canyon some 1,500 feet above the Little Colorado River on Sunday, those watching on television will benefit from the technical expertise of a Maryland-based company that will outfit the 34-year-old self-...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 7:17 PM
A judge threw out a criminal charge Tuesday against a Crofton man accused last summer of likening himself to a "joker" and threatening to blow up co-workers.
The case raised alarm in the wake of a mass shooting in Colorado but ended quietly after...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 6:18 PM
Under growing pressure over recently disclosed surveillance programs, the head of the National Security Agency told lawmakers Tuesday that gathering telephone data and monitoring Internet use has helped to disrupt more than 50 "potential terrorist events"...
| Feb 1, 2013
| 6:21 PM
John R. Leopold stepped down Friday as Anne Arundel County executive, bringing an apparent end to the decades-long career of an idiosyncratic and charismatic force in Maryland politics who as recently as a year ago was considering a run for statewide...
| Jan 2, 2013
| 4:36 AM
Over two days, we revealed this year's list of “The 25 Most Powerful People in Central Florida” — as chosen by a panel of leaders from the business, nonprofit and political communities. Below is the full list of 25 - with nutshell...
| Feb 13, 2013
| 4:39 PM
Meg Crofton has resigned from her seat on the University of Central Florida's board of trustees. Crofton recently submitted her letter of resignation to Gov. Rick Scott, effective Feb. 1. She said in her letter that she's moving to California as part of...
| Mar 18, 2013
| 2:47 PM
The parents of a Crofton teen fatally beaten blocks from his home won what they consider a hollow victory Monday when a judge ordered one of their son's killers to pay them nearly $1.8 million.
"It could have been $100 million, and it's not going to...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 1:10 PM
Robert P. Slaff, a former marine-supply vendor and journalist who wrote widely on Chesapeake Bay maritime and environmental matters, died March 8 of congestive heart failure at Crofton Care and Rehabilitation Center. The Epping Forest resident was 89....
| Mar 19, 2013
| 12:49 PM
Stephen R. Krause, a software designer and inventor, died Friday at Levindale Hebrew Geriatric Center and Hospital from respiratory failure on his 76th birthday.
Mr. Krause was born in Baltimore and raised in Forest Park. He was a 1955 graduate of Park...