June 24, 2024
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Arrests In Crofton Murder

Police Arrest Murder Suspects From the Anne Arundel County Police Department: Upon completion of the autopsy, the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner ruled that the cause of death was […]

Teen Murder Update

Suspects and Victim Identified UPDATE: 3:45pm. From schoolmates, the victim was a freshman at South River Senior High  and had recently transferred to the Edgewater school from Arundel High. According […]

Crofton Officials: What Crime?

Correction: Thanks to an alert reader, the second link below was the arrest for a prior crime. Including it may have led people to believe that the incidence of violent […]

Teen Attacked/Killed In Crofton

Another Killing In Crofton, Maryland Anne Arundel Police are investigating the death of a teen on Nantucket Drive in Crofton this afternoon. Police were initially called to the scene for […]

Millionaire Missing In Maryland

Authorities Investigating A “Person Of Interest” According to the Wall Street Journal, there is a missing millionaire in Maryland. Well, make that 1,000 missing millionaires. It is rarely good news […]

Shropshire Attorney Wants Recording

Recorded Call May Exist The Baltimore Sun is reporting that Alderman Samuel Shropshire’s attorney feels that the Midshipman involved in the groping incident of May 14, 2009 called the Alderman […]

Calling Annapolis Residents

You may not know it, but there are two major initiatives going on in Annapolis with which every Annapolis resident ought to become familiar. City Manager Petition Currently, the City […]

Missing Teenager

Severna Park Teen Critically Missing UPDATE (1120am 5/26/09): Alexander Stevens was located on May 26, 2008, at approximately 1:08 a.m., at the 7-11 at Route 2 & Earleigh Heights. He […]

Things That Make You Shake Your Head

Anne Arundel County To Sell Sponsorships Of Department Events In a press release, the County Department of Aging and Disabilities has advised that they are accepting private sector sponsorships of […]

Ethics And Blogging

Bloggers: Ethics and Agendas UPDATE: Someone just advised that several pages that were linked from this post have been removed on the original site. Here is a cached link to […]

Mayoral Candidate Charged With Molestation

Alderman Shropshire Charged With Molesting Midshipman The Arundel Muckraker is on a roll this week with breaking news stories. Ward Seven Alderman Sam Shropshire has been charged with fondling a […]

UPDATED: Annapolis Kidnapping

Arundel Muckraker Reports Kidnapping UPDATE 614:pm: The Capital is reporting that this abduction was a hoax and the police are interviewing all involved. UPDATE 9:10am: The Annapolis Police Department is […]

Annapolis City Clowncil

Mayor Gets 40% Salary Boost The Arundel Muckraker attended last night’s City Council meeting where the council voted a $28,000 raise for the next Mayor. Not bad for a recession […]

BRAC Job Information

Career Information Session County Executive John Leopold announced the “BRAC Jobs 101”,  an informational session to be held at Meade High School on June 3, 2009 from 7:00pm to 8:30pm. […]

Leopold Appointee Resigns

In reading The No BS Zone, it appears that one of Leopold’s appointees has resigned her position today.  The No BS Zone has identified the appointee and obtained a photo; […]

Leopold Has Supporters Too

Several Women Claim He Never Harassed Them Yesterday, an impromptu “news conference” was held by a group of women who work for Anne Arundel County Executive, John Leopold. The message […]

Please Ellen…NO!!!!

Mayor Prepares To Murk Up Market House We just received a release from the Mayor’s office that she is convening a charrette (when we find out what that is, we […]

Thank You Northrop Grumman

A True Community Partner The Capital offered it’s praise last night to Northrop Grumman for an initiative they undertook in 2007 to provide a computer lab and adult mentors in […]

Major Drug Bust In Annapolis

Domestic Disturbance Call Doesn’t End As Expected According to a press release just issued by the Annapolis Police Department, officers have arrested four individuals and charged them with various drug […]

The Leopold Poll

Our County Executive is once again embroiled in a controversy regarding his extra-curricular activities. What are your thoughts? What should he do?  Please take our poll and be sure to […]

Who Does Jamie Benoit Work For?

County Councilman Appears To March To His Own Drummer Once again, it seems that our elected representatives are more interested in their own agenda than in representing their constituents. Last […]

Chris Fox Declares Candidacy

Annapolis Business Owner Draws Crowd On Saturday at 11:00am, local Annapolis resident and business owner Chris Fox officially threw his hat into the ring for Mayor of Annapolis. Running as […]

Leopold Responds To Allegations

County Executive Should Take Leave Of Absence With only a few more words than his January statement, Anne Arundel County Executive, John Leopold has issued the following statement regarding the […]

Market House Issue Resolved!

Market House Lawsuit Settled For $2.5M Maybe the City reads this site. We suggested buying out the lease back on March 14th. And we had the number almost spot on! […]

Did You Hear The One About….

Annapolis Threatens To Cancel Election The Mayor that refused to leave when her term ended? The Mayoral Candidate that needed more time to raise money? The other Mayoral Candidate that […]

Robbery Update. Police Need Help

Yesterday, we reported about a bank robbery on Arundel Mills Boulevard. Anne Arundel County Police have released the following statement and are seeking the help of the public with any […]

Bank Robbery Arundel Mills

Anne Arundel Police are on the scene of a bank robbery in progress.  7800 Block of Arundel Mills Boulevard.  More details as they become available.

Folger McKinsey School Closed

Anne Arundel County School Closed Until May 7 Fox News is reporting that 4 schools have been closed statewide in response to suspected cases of the  H1N1 Virus. Gov. Martin […]

Swine Update

Up To Date H1N1 Information For daily updates on the H1N1 Influenza (Swine Flu) problem, please visit The Examiner. This will be a “no hype zone” on a national and […]

Robbery Suspect Sought

Anne Arundel County Police Need Help On April 29, 2009 at approximately 1105 (AM) hours there was an Armed Robbery of the Blockbuster Video Rental store located at 1181 South […]

Chris Fox To Delcare Candidacy

Local Businessman To Declare Candidacy Chris Fox will formally toss his hat into the Mayoral race for the City of Annapolis on Saturday, May 9th at City Dock. Chris is […]

Swine Spread Map

This is a dynamic Google Map created to track the spread off the reported Swine Flu cases.  It is NOT real time and we are not sure how often it […]

Swine Flu Warning From Anne Arundel County

County Executive Urges Awareness County Executive John R. Leopold today urged residents to obtain information about the Swine Flu as a precaution and said that “the Swine influenza is currently […]

Buddy’s Heads To Circuit Court

Annapolis’ Alcoholic Beverage Commission Denys Buddy’s Renewal Well, if nothing else, the Board was prepared.  After continuing the hearing on Wednesday, the Board was prepared to not listen to any […]