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Laura Neuman

New Anne Arundel County Executive Laura Neuman Sworn Into Office

She’s a long way from being a political household name, but that’s now changing for Laura Neuman. She was sworn in Friday morning as Anne Arundel County executive.

02/22/2013

Laura Neuman

Anne Arundel County Council Votes Laura Neuman New Executive

In a late night vote, Anne Arundel County replaces its disgraced county executive, John Leopold.

02/21/2013

John Hammond

16 Vie To Replace Leopold As Anne Arundel County Executive

The deadline was Friday, and 16 people have filed to be the next Anne Arundel County executive. This is all the result of John Leopold’s criminal conviction and resignation.

02/15/2013

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Prince George’s May Make Recycling Mandatory

Prince George’s County officials may institute mandatory recycling if the county doesn’t hit self-imposed goals to improve recycling rates.

11/19/2012

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Montgomery County Contemplating Bus-Only Lanes

Some lanes on busy roads in Montgomery County would be converted to dedicated bus lanes under a proposal being considered.

11/12/2012

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Wicomico County Votes To Shut Transfer Station

Wicomico County officials have voted to shut down a newly opened transfer station in Salisbury.

11/12/2012

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Montgomery Co. Schools Plan To Boost Tech Tools

The Montgomery County Board of Education has approved plans for $14.5 million in technology upgrades for schools across the district.

09/17/2012

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New Bill In AA Co. Council Proposes Officials Accused Of Misconduct Pay Their Own Legal Fees

Members of the Anne Arundel County Council are hoping a new bill will keep taxpayers from footing the legal bill when officials are accused of misconduct. The timing is no coincidence considering the investigation into County Executive John Leopold.

08/17/2012

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$1.2 Billion Budget Unveiled For Anne Arundel Co.

Property taxes will go up 3.1 cents under Anne Arundel County Executive John Leopold’s proposed $1.2 billion budget.

04/17/2012

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Deputy Police Chief To Testify Before Anne Arundel Co. Council About Leopold’s ‘Enemies List

A new development in Anne Arundel County’s abuse of power controversy. After the police chief refused to testify about County Executive John Leopold, the deputy police chief agrees to take questions from the council instead.

03/30/2012

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Anne Arundel Co. Councilman Dick Ladd Apologizes For Using Racial Slur During Open Session

An Anne Arundel County councilman stirs up controversy after he uses a racial slur in the council’s open session Thursday night.

02/17/2012

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Anne Arundel Deadlocked On Replacement For Jones

The Anne Arundel County Council is deadlocked over a vote to appoint a replacement to a seat vacated by a convicted councilman.

02/17/2012

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