Coming This Week in the Extras
Anne Arundel The number of new jobs at Fort Meade is expected to be far greater than initially predicted as part of the Pentagon's base realignment.
Howard The growing Muslim community seeks to increase health awareness in the county.
Montgomery A smoking ban goes into effect at a county park at the end of the month.
Prince George's A bill to require chronic truants to wear ankle bracelets dies in Annapolis, but lawmakers continue to search for ways to make students go to school.
Southern Maryland Charles County commissioners and school board members review construction costs, enrollment projections and other issues.