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Repairing The Bay Bridge

The re-decking project on the westbound span of the Chesapeake Bay Bridge has been a source of frustration for many in our area. more

Positive Chesapeake Bay News

For those who want to see the Chesapeake Bay and its tributaries cleaner, there is positive news coming out of Annapolis this year. more

Shuck Responsibly – More Oysters, Less Taxes And A Better Bay!

While Swedish teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg inspires youth from around the world to solve the environmental crisis, right here in Severna Park, we can do our part to restore clean water just by eating oysters! more

Sheriff’s Office Continues To Evolve

Ten months into my term as sheriff, I am very happy with progress made in the sheriff’s office, and we continue to move the agency forward toward even greater success. more

Our Secret Weapon Is You

We’re closing in on the end of year one, and we’ve made good progress. more

Our Secret Weapon Is You

We’re closing in on the end of year one, and we’ve made good progress. more

Letter To The Editor

I am not often motivated to respond to an article, but the one about the Earleigh Heights Volunteer Fire Company being turned down to improve their ability to serve the community really stuck in my craw! more

Victim Witness Advocates: The Silent Strength

The year 2019 marks the 40th anniversary of the creation of the Victim-Witness Services division in the Office of the State’s Attorney for Anne Arundel County. more

Letter To The Editor: Mountain Road Assault

Pasadena resident sounds off about proposed bay bridge. more

Feel-Good Educational Policies

Education is so important to our children’s success that our educational leaders must to get back to primarily teaching our students reading, writing and arithmetic, as opposed to cuddling them and setting them up for failure. more

Starting School After Labor Day

Anne Arundel County Public Schools officials currently are analyzing feedback from a recent survey to help them best determine the 2020/2021 school year calendar. more

Trick-Or-Treat: Conflicts And Confusion In New Fair Housing Law

Halloween is almost here! As you are carving a pumpkin, making your costume or buying candy for trick-or-treaters, you may be wondering what will be the scariest thing you will see on October 31. more

Public Support Is Strong For Starting School After Labor Day

Anne Arundel County Public Schools officials currently are analyzing feedback from a recent survey to help them best determine the 2020/2021 school year calendar. As they analyze the results and … more

Forest Conservation Bill To Be Introduced

On October 7, the Anne Arundel County Council will open the public hearing for Bill 68-19. more

The Importance Of Health Services

With Dr. Nilesh Kalyanaraman as the county health officer and Kai Boggess-deBruin, Ph.D., as the new deputy chief administrative officer for health and human services, we are signaling a fundamental shift in how we approach wellness. more

Charter Amendments For Oversight And Transparency

Anne Arundel County government has increased spending 4.5 times faster than your income grew. Based on these numbers, I believe we can all agree on this - the way the county spends your money matters. more

Sign The Petition To Protect Our Community

As anyone who has sat in the hours of traffic on a Friday afternoon can attest, the Chesapeake Bay Bridge in its current form cannot remain the only option for drivers heading to and from Maryland’s Eastern Shore. more

Pasadena Pegged As Potential Site Of Bay Bridge Span

When the Maryland Transportation Authority announced the potential sites for a new bridge crossing, Pasadena’s state delegation quickly denounced the plan. more

Embrace The Ability To Change Our Mentality

“On Labor Day, we labor.” My iconic high school football coach, Andy Borland, bellowed these words the days prior to Labor Day every single year I played football. more

College Savings Now And Down The Road

Being Maryland’s comptroller has taken me to every corner of our great state. Whether I’m talking with taxpayers in Oakland or Ocean City, one of the most repeated concerns from the people I meet is the cost of higher education. more
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