Police: Man Repeatedly Beat Mom With Hammer. Anne Arundel County police have arrested an Annapolis man who they said repeatedly beat his mother with a hammer.The incident happened about 8 p.m. Tuesday at a home in the 1300 block of Hazelnut Court in the Cape St. Claire area of Annapolis.
Police To Drivers: Move Over Or Get Ticketed. The Maryland State Police are reminding drivers of the state’s Move Over law after two law enforcement officers have been hit by drivers recently.The law, which was enacted in October 2010, says motorists have to move to another lane if they can when emergency vehicles are working on the side of the road, including when an officer pulls over a driver for a traffic violation.
High Profile Environmental Bills Cause Consternation. The pace is picking up in Annapolis for high-profile measures designed to protect the Chesapeake Bay, reduce electric bills and curb sprawl.A number of high-profile environmental bills, some of which comprise part of the governor’s legislative priorities list, are now receiving the full attention of the General Assembly.
Romney In MD: President Attacking Economic Freedom. Mitt Romney focused his speech in Maryland on the economy, unemployment and the national debt, accusing the president of attacking economic freedom.The Republican presidential hopeful stopped in Maryland on Wednesday for a town hall meeting at the American Legion Post 109 in Arbutus, former Republican Gov. Bob Ehrlich’s hometown.