Community

Maryland’s Housing Market Continues Robust Sales Pace

Home sales in June reached 10,790, an increase of 24.2% over the previous year’s sales of 8,686.
Impact100 Greater Chesapeake Offers $81,000 Grant
Nonprofits can submit a proposal in one of five key focus areas – arts and culture, education, environment, family, and health and …
Anne Arundel County Launches Our wAAter Program
Led by the Department of Public Works, the program is expected to reduce the costs of converting from private septic tanks to the …
Libraries Reopen For Walk-In Service Starting April 12
AACPL staff have provided online, curbside and appointment service since the pandemic began last March.
Severna Park Loses An Icon, Lil Shelton
The head coach of Severna Park field hockey from 1975 to 2011, Shelton led the Falcons to 20 state championships.
Former Chief Of Staff Rejoins Anne Arundel County As Police Chief
Steuart Pittman chose Hyattsville Police Chief Amal Awad to take over the Anne Arundel County Police Department.
Anne Arundel County Enacts New COVID-19 Restrictions
These actions will be effective from December 16 through January 13.

Altomare Leaves Big Void As Anne Arundel Police Chief

Altomare retired on August 1, 2020, citing opposition to movements to "remove the teeth" from police.

Police Department Wins International Award

The CIT is part of the larger Crisis Intervention Team International, a nonprofit organization that trains police officers and mental health officials.

William Lowry Named Interim Police Chief

Lowry has 47 years of public safety experience. He first served in the Anne Arundel County Police Department as assistant chief to Kevin Davis in 2013.

Restaurants Allowed To Open For Outdoor Seating; Retail Business Opening Moved Up To May 29

Pittman will sign two executive orders to put these new policies in place.