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Schuh appoints former City Alderman as Deputy Liaison to City of Annapolis

Schuh appoints former City Alderman as Deputy Liaison to City of Annapolis

Keeping with his commitment to ensuring a close working relationship with the City of Annapolis, County Executive Steve Schuh has appointed Mike Christman as deputy liaison with the City of Annapolis. “The City and County are now working more collaboratively than ever before,” said Schuh. “Mike Christman has the experience and knowledge to help our two […]

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AACC granted NKBA accreditation

AACC granted NKBA accreditation

The AACC Interior Design program has been granted full National Kitchen and Bath Association (NKBA) accreditation. AACC is one of only two  higher education institutions in Maryland to be awarded this accreditation. “We’re thrilled,” said Janet Haddock, the interior design instructional specialist who headed the charge for accreditation. “It’s absolutely a big deal.” The accreditation […]

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Birds of prey at the Annapolis Home & Garden Expo? Yup!

Birds of prey at the Annapolis Home & Garden Expo? Yup!

The Annapolis Fall Home and Garden Expo is coming Sept. 24-25 to the Byzantium Event Center in Annapolis. The show offers guests an opportunity to discover improvements and enhancements for their home in one great location and will feature over 70 companies showcasing kitchens, baths, decking, countertops, sunrooms, exterior products, heating and air conditioning, geothermal […]

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Severn man arrested in connection with Glen Burnie shooting

Severn man arrested in connection with Glen Burnie shooting

On August 22, 2016 at 4:05 am, members of the Anne Arundel County Police Department’s Western District responded to the area of W B and A Road and Dorsey Road in Glen Burnie to investigate a shooting complaint. The 34 year old victim reported that they had been shot in the leg by a known […]

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CRIME

Severn man arrested in connection with Glen Burnie shooting

Severn man arrested in connection with Glen Burnie shooting

On August 22, 2016 at 4:05 am, members of the Anne Arundel County Police Department’s Western District responded to the area of W B and A Road and Dorsey Road in Glen Burnie to investigate a shooting complaint. The 34 year old victim reported that they had been shot in the leg by a known […]

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Annapolis Police arrest Annapolis man in connection with Clay Street shooting

Annapolis Police arrest Annapolis man in connection with Clay Street shooting

Tyrone Thomas, 22, of Annapolis was arrested today for attempted first degree murder.  These charges stem from a shots fired incident on Clay and Pleasant Streets on the night of August 16th.  Two homes were struck by bullets during the incident. Annapolis Police Department officers and detectives worked quickly to gather evidence, talk to witnesses, and identify the shooter.  As a result […]

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Police charge inmate in January murder of another inmate

Police charge inmate in January murder of another inmate

Maryland State Police have charged a state prison inmate with the murder of his cellmate earlier this year. The accused inmate is identified as Johnnie L. Sellers, Jr., 37, who is a state prison inmate in the Maryland Division of Correction.  He is charged with second degree murder, manslaughter, first degree assault and second degree […]

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Annapolis man tosses infant to ground during dispute with child’s mother

Annapolis man tosses infant to ground during dispute with child’s mother

Yesterday afternoon just after 3pm, Annapolis Police responded to a reported assault on Bens Drive in Annapolis. An adult female victim reported that she and the father of her children, Devonte Simms, 22, of Annapolis, were involved in a verbal argument that turned physical. She reported that Simms attempted to strike her with his vehicle […]

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EVENTS

Birds of prey at the Annapolis Home & Garden Expo? Yup!

Birds of prey at the Annapolis Home & Garden Expo? Yup!

The Annapolis Fall Home and Garden Expo is coming Sept. 24-25 to the Byzantium Event Center in Annapolis. The show offers guests an opportunity to discover improvements and enhancements for their home in one great location and will feature over 70 companies showcasing kitchens, baths, decking, countertops, sunrooms, exterior products, heating and air conditioning, geothermal […]

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Spa Creek Clean Water PaddleFEST

Spa Creek Clean Water PaddleFEST

Announcing the inaugural Spa Creek Clean Water PaddleFEST in Annapolis to celebrate and bring awareness to clean up efforts in Spa Creek with lead sponsorship by The Campbell Foundation and Koons Annapolis Toyota. All proceeds benefit Spa Creek Conservancy Saturday, September 17 11AM-4PM. Launch and EcoFest at Capital SUP, 808 Boucher Ave, Annapolis Enjoy a […]

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Bello Machre’s 32nd Annual Golf Tournament scheduled for September 14th

Bello Machre’s 32nd Annual Golf Tournament scheduled for September 14th

Bello Machre is looking for golfers and sponsors to participate in its 32nd Annual Golf Tournament to be held Wednesday, September 14, 2016 at Queenstown Harbor, Queenstown, Maryland, benefiting children and adults with developmental disabilities. Easy online information, registration, and sponsorship opportunities are available at http://www.bellomachre.org/events/golf_tournament. Dr. Robert T. Ireland, President and CEO of Bello […]

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Junior League announces new member open house

Junior League announces new member open house

Junior League of Annapolis, Inc. (JLA) invites women in the community who are interested in learning more about joining the Junior League to attend their second New Member Open House on Tuesday, September 13 from 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM at 1747 Pub at Reynolds Tavern.  All women over the age of 21 years, living […]

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NON-PROFIT NEWS

Spa Creek Clean Water PaddleFEST

Spa Creek Clean Water PaddleFEST

Announcing the inaugural Spa Creek Clean Water PaddleFEST in Annapolis to celebrate and bring awareness to clean up efforts in Spa Creek with lead sponsorship by The Campbell Foundation and Koons Annapolis Toyota. All proceeds benefit Spa Creek Conservancy Saturday, September 17 11AM-4PM. Launch and EcoFest at Capital SUP, 808 Boucher Ave, Annapolis Enjoy a […]

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Bello Machre’s 32nd Annual Golf Tournament scheduled for September 14th

Bello Machre’s 32nd Annual Golf Tournament scheduled for September 14th

Bello Machre is looking for golfers and sponsors to participate in its 32nd Annual Golf Tournament to be held Wednesday, September 14, 2016 at Queenstown Harbor, Queenstown, Maryland, benefiting children and adults with developmental disabilities. Easy online information, registration, and sponsorship opportunities are available at http://www.bellomachre.org/events/golf_tournament. Dr. Robert T. Ireland, President and CEO of Bello […]

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The Light House hires new Development Director

The Light House hires new Development Director

The Light House: A Homeless Prevention and Support Center is pleased to announce the hire of Jo Ann Mattson as Director of Development and Communications. An Annapolis resident since 1995, Ms. Mattson taught at The Key School, and worked in Development for St. John’s College and the Anne Arundel Community College Foundation before joining the […]

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Junior League announces new member open house

Junior League announces new member open house

Junior League of Annapolis, Inc. (JLA) invites women in the community who are interested in learning more about joining the Junior League to attend their second New Member Open House on Tuesday, September 13 from 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM at 1747 Pub at Reynolds Tavern.  All women over the age of 21 years, living […]

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AREA BUSINESSES

HeimLantz Administrator elected President of CPAFMA’s DC chapter

HeimLantz Administrator elected President of CPAFMA’s DC chapter

The local public accounting and business advisory firm of HeimLantz is pleased to announce that its firm administrator, Laura Macauley, has been elected to the role of president for the District of Columbia chapter of the CPA Firm Management Association (CPAFMA). “Our staff is constantly working to increase their knowledge base,” said Carter Heim, CPA, […]

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Annapolis’ own à la mode recognized as industry leader

Annapolis’ own à la mode recognized as industry leader

Annapolis intimate apparel retailer à la mode was recognized this month as one of the top retailers in North America by a jury of lingerie designers and manufacturers at the Best of Intima Awards ceremony in New York. The nominees for 2016 Best of Intima Awards were chosen after a year-long evaluation focusing on shops […]

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Annapolis CEO, Lise D’Andrea, awarded Smart CEO’s 2016 Brava Award

Annapolis CEO, Lise D’Andrea, awarded Smart CEO’s 2016 Brava Award

Smart CEO recently announced Annapolis-based business owner and CEO, a 2016 CEO Brava Award winner for the Baltimore region.  Smart CEO selects the all-female Brava winners based on company growth, community impact and mentoring.  D’Andrea’s company, Customer Service Experts (CSE), is a customer experience consulting firm and a leader in customer service optimization and workplace […]

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Realtor, Thomas Hough, inducted into Champion Realty Hall of Fame

Realtor, Thomas Hough, inducted into Champion Realty Hall of Fame

and manager of the Crofton office for the past five years, has been named to the Champion Hall of Fame for achieving $50 million in settled Champion sales. From his years running a textile factory in Rhode Island and a marina in Severna Park before launching his real estate career, Hough learned how to “look at […]

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COLUMNS & OPINIONS

Hess strong for Baysox, but Trenton grabs opener

Hess strong for Baysox, but Trenton grabs opener

Trenton’s Dustin Fowler led off the first inning with a solo home run down the right field line and the Baysox could not come back. The Baysox fell in the Monday evening series opener by a 5-2 final. Orioles LHP TJ McFarland got the rehab start bouncing back from a late-June knee injury. He threw […]

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Haase, Akron offense overwhelm Baysox

Haase, Akron offense overwhelm Baysox

In a game where the RubberDucks did not garner the lead until the eighth inning, Akron scored three runs in the top of the ninth inning to surge through the Baysox, 8-5. Three home runs, two by Eric Haase, proved to be too much for the Baysox pitching staff as Bowie is now a season-low […]

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Garcia solid despite Baysox loss to Akron

Garcia solid despite Baysox loss to Akron

The RubberDucks, who are in the middle of a tight race for an Eastern League playoff spot, came into Bowie and took the first game of this weekend series over the Baysox, 4-1. The Baysox grabbed the lead early and seemed to be headed toward a sure victory as Baysox starter Jason Garcia was dominating […]

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Annapolis Mayor, in apparent political move, appeals the decision on a development appeal

Annapolis Mayor, in apparent political move, appeals the decision on a development appeal

Land development in Annapolis is a strange thing. We have Crystal Spring in the wings. Several other projects are in various states of development. Recently there was a legal appeal from a citizens advocacy group of a decision made by the City which ultimately failed.  Now, the City is agreeing with the group that challenged their […]

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Schuh appoints former City Alderman as Deputy Liaison to City of Annapolis

Schuh appoints former City Alderman as Deputy Liaison to City of Annapolis

| August 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

Keeping with his commitment to ensuring a close working relationship with the City of Annapolis, County Executive Steve Schuh has appointed Mike Christman as deputy liaison with the City of Annapolis. “The City and County are now working more collaboratively than ever before,” said Schuh. “Mike Christman has the experience and knowledge to help our two […]

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AACC granted NKBA accreditation

AACC granted NKBA accreditation

| August 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

The AACC Interior Design program has been granted full National Kitchen and Bath Association (NKBA) accreditation. AACC is one of only two  higher education institutions in Maryland to be awarded this accreditation. “We’re thrilled,” said Janet Haddock, the interior design instructional specialist who headed the charge for accreditation. “It’s absolutely a big deal.” The accreditation […]

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Birds of prey at the Annapolis Home & Garden Expo? Yup!

Birds of prey at the Annapolis Home & Garden Expo? Yup!

| August 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis Fall Home and Garden Expo is coming Sept. 24-25 to the Byzantium Event Center in Annapolis. The show offers guests an opportunity to discover improvements and enhancements for their home in one great location and will feature over 70 companies showcasing kitchens, baths, decking, countertops, sunrooms, exterior products, heating and air conditioning, geothermal […]

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Severn man arrested in connection with Glen Burnie shooting

Severn man arrested in connection with Glen Burnie shooting

| August 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

On August 22, 2016 at 4:05 am, members of the Anne Arundel County Police Department’s Western District responded to the area of W B and A Road and Dorsey Road in Glen Burnie to investigate a shooting complaint. The 34 year old victim reported that they had been shot in the leg by a known […]

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Man seriously injured in Linthicum accident

Man seriously injured in Linthicum accident

| August 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

One person suffered serious injuries following a motor vehicle collision in Linthicum Saturday morning. Firefighters responded to the area of I-695 and Camp Meade Road just before 8:00 a.m. for a reported auto off the roadway. Arriving firefighters located a single vehicle accident in which a vehicle appeared to roll over off an overpass, travel […]

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Hess strong for Baysox, but Trenton grabs opener

Hess strong for Baysox, but Trenton grabs opener

| August 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

Trenton’s Dustin Fowler led off the first inning with a solo home run down the right field line and the Baysox could not come back. The Baysox fell in the Monday evening series opener by a 5-2 final. Orioles LHP TJ McFarland got the rehab start bouncing back from a late-June knee injury. He threw […]

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Spa Creek Clean Water PaddleFEST

Spa Creek Clean Water PaddleFEST

| August 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

Announcing the inaugural Spa Creek Clean Water PaddleFEST in Annapolis to celebrate and bring awareness to clean up efforts in Spa Creek with lead sponsorship by The Campbell Foundation and Koons Annapolis Toyota. All proceeds benefit Spa Creek Conservancy Saturday, September 17 11AM-4PM. Launch and EcoFest at Capital SUP, 808 Boucher Ave, Annapolis Enjoy a […]

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Bello Machre’s 32nd Annual Golf Tournament scheduled for September 14th

Bello Machre’s 32nd Annual Golf Tournament scheduled for September 14th

| August 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

Bello Machre is looking for golfers and sponsors to participate in its 32nd Annual Golf Tournament to be held Wednesday, September 14, 2016 at Queenstown Harbor, Queenstown, Maryland, benefiting children and adults with developmental disabilities. Easy online information, registration, and sponsorship opportunities are available at http://www.bellomachre.org/events/golf_tournament. Dr. Robert T. Ireland, President and CEO of Bello […]

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The Light House hires new Development Director

The Light House hires new Development Director

| August 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Light House: A Homeless Prevention and Support Center is pleased to announce the hire of Jo Ann Mattson as Director of Development and Communications. An Annapolis resident since 1995, Ms. Mattson taught at The Key School, and worked in Development for St. John’s College and the Anne Arundel Community College Foundation before joining the […]

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Junior League announces new member open house

Junior League announces new member open house

| August 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

Junior League of Annapolis, Inc. (JLA) invites women in the community who are interested in learning more about joining the Junior League to attend their second New Member Open House on Tuesday, September 13 from 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM at 1747 Pub at Reynolds Tavern.  All women over the age of 21 years, living […]

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Margaret Glaspy returns to Rams Head On Stage

Margaret Glaspy returns to Rams Head On Stage

| August 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

Margaret Glaspy Tuesday, October 11 8pm | $15   TRINITY feat. Goeff Tate (Queensryche), Tim “Ripper” Owens (Judas Priest) & Blaze Bayley (Iron Maiden Saturday, November 26 8:30pm | $39.50   Erin Harpe & The Delta Swingers Sunday, December 11 12:30pm | $20 *All Ages Matinee   The Alternate Routes Thursday, December 22 8pm | […]

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Annapolis Symphony Orchestra kicks off season with free concert for community

Annapolis Symphony Orchestra kicks off season with free concert for community

| August 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis Symphony Orchestra (ASO) is pleased to announce its upcoming Pops in the Park concert.  This free Labor Day Weekend concert will take place at Quiet Waters Park in Annapolis on Sunday, September 4 at 5:30 PM.  The rain date is Monday September 5, same time, same place.  Set in the lovely outdoor theater […]

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Haase, Akron offense overwhelm Baysox

Haase, Akron offense overwhelm Baysox

| August 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

In a game where the RubberDucks did not garner the lead until the eighth inning, Akron scored three runs in the top of the ninth inning to surge through the Baysox, 8-5. Three home runs, two by Eric Haase, proved to be too much for the Baysox pitching staff as Bowie is now a season-low […]

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The Power of 25 – Help kick hunger to the curb in Anne Arundel

The Power of 25 – Help kick hunger to the curb in Anne Arundel

| August 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

For the past 25 years, Food Link – an independent non-profit – has helped county families who find themselves in need by providing them with the food and basic necessities that most of us take for granted. This is the core of what they do, and is an ideal which speaks to their motto: Linking […]

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Sand and soccer on tap for the 49th Annual Maryland Seafood Festival

Sand and soccer on tap for the 49th Annual Maryland Seafood Festival

| August 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

Endless summer fun continues at the 49th Annual Maryland Seafood Festival (MSF) on September 10 & 11th at Sandy Point State Park, entertaining young and old with eclectic music, exciting contests and flavorful foods.  New this year, youth and adult teams will be competing on Sunday at the first Maryland Seafood Festival Sand Soccer Tournament, […]

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Save the date for the 2017 Hospice Gala

Save the date for the 2017 Hospice Gala

| August 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

Hospice of the Chesapeake recently announced it will host its annual gala, the Emerald Ball, on March 25, 2017, at the Hilton Baltimore BWI Hotel. The gala is the nonprofit’s signature black tie event and features an open bar, fine cuisine, a silent and live auction, a band and dancing. The largest fundraiser of the […]

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Garcia solid despite Baysox loss to Akron

Garcia solid despite Baysox loss to Akron

| August 19, 2016 | 0 Comments

The RubberDucks, who are in the middle of a tight race for an Eastern League playoff spot, came into Bowie and took the first game of this weekend series over the Baysox, 4-1. The Baysox grabbed the lead early and seemed to be headed toward a sure victory as Baysox starter Jason Garcia was dominating […]

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West Annapolis Elementary to celebrate new school with ribbon cutting on Monday

West Annapolis Elementary to celebrate new school with ribbon cutting on Monday

| August 19, 2016 | 0 Comments

The West Annapolis community is all abuzz over the newest building on the block. The latest iteration in the school’s 122-year history has been modernized to include all the necessary touches for today’s technologically-savvy student. To celebrate, the students, administration, and staff, of West Annapolis Elementary School will join with the community and elected officials […]

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City of Annapolis awards AACPL $12K grant

City of Annapolis awards AACPL $12K grant

| August 19, 2016 | 0 Comments

Officials with the Anne Arundel County Public Library  announced the award of a $12,100 grant from the City of Annapolis’ Community Grant Program. The grant will fund the purchase and installation of two SMART Tables® at the Annapolis and Eastport-Annapolis Neck libraries. The collaborative learning centers are accessible by up to eight learners at a […]

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Muddy Creek Artists Guild presents 2 September shows

Muddy Creek Artists Guild presents 2 September shows

| August 19, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Muddy Creek Artists Guild (MCAG) is pleased to announce two unique art shows in September.  The shows are free and open to the public.  The “Muddy Creek Boutique” art show and sale at Greenstreet Gardens in Lothian MD will feature 18 gifted artists and artisans who work in a variety of 3-D media, which includes textiles, […]

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