In The Counties


October 16, 2008

Revenue blues: Howard County could see a slight revenue shortfall this fiscal year instead of the $12 million surplus predicted a year ago. Meanwhile, Anne Arundel County has implemented cost-cutting measures that include a hiring freeze; the chief financial officer says the county is coming up $21 million short for the 2009 fiscal year.

Boat show breakdown: For as long as the sailboat show in Annapolis has existed, residents have gathered on the last night to marvel as boats peel away with choreographed precision into the bay.

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