LOCAL NEWS

Visit Annapolis:  December events

Visit Annapolis: December events

The Annapolis & Anne Arundel County Conference and Visitors Bureau (AAACCVB) wants to make it easy for individuals to enjoy the many exciting events and activities that will be taking place in Annapolis and the Chesapeake Bay throughout December 2014. To assist individuals who are making advance plans for business, vacation or holiday travel, the […]

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Chesapeake Bay Trust seeks grant and scholarship applicants

Chesapeake Bay Trust seeks grant and scholarship applicants

The Chesapeake Bay Trust is currently seeking applications and nominations for its 2015 annual scholarship and awards program. Launched in 1998, the Trust’s Annual Awards Program honors students, teachers, individuals, communities and organizations for their work to promote education, improve local communities and help restore the Chesapeake Bay. Currently the Trust is soliciting applications and/or nominations […]

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Annapolis to host 1st Martin Luther King Parade

Annapolis to host 1st Martin Luther King Parade

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides announces that the City of Annapolis and the Annapolis Drum and Bugle Corps will host the First Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Parade on Monday, January 19, 2015. The parade starts at Amos Garrett Boulevard at noon and travels down West Street to Church Circle, goes around the circle to […]

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Running Amok at AACC

Running Amok at AACC

The Anne Arundel Community College Dance Company will present an eclectic evening of dance when it performs “Running Amuck,” at 8 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, Dec. 4-6, in the Robert E. Kauffman Theater in the Pascal Center for Performing Arts on the Arnold campus, 101 College Parkway. Artistic director Lynda P. Fitzgerald is bringing back one of […]

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AACC has full schedule of events in December

AACC has full schedule of events in December

Anne Arundel Community College offers many events open to the community that are organized or hosted by various college departments or programs. Occasionally, times, dates or places of the events change. For the most up-to-date information, visit the event’s web page or the college’s website at http://www.aacc.edu/events. HEALTH SERVICES Mondays-Fridays – Appointments preferred. Tobacco cessation […]

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Schuh names Education Advisor

Schuh names Education Advisor

County Executive-elect Steve Schuh today announced his appointment of Amalie E. Brandenburg as Education Advisor to the County Executive. “Amalie is someone who is passionate about the education of our students,” said Schuh. “On a daily basis, she demonstrates a commitment to improve our system that will serve our citizens well.” In her role, Brandenburg […]

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CRIME

Police investigating 3rd homicide in 10 days

Police investigating 3rd homicide in 10 days

Millersville On Monday November 17th, 2014 at about 6:45 a.m., a citizen called 911 to report an injured subject inside of a vehicle on Williamstowne Drive near Old Mill Road in Millersville, Maryland. When police officers and EMS arrived on the scene, they found an adult male in the driver’s seat of the vehicle suffering […]

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Ordinance Road Correction Facility scores 100

Ordinance Road Correction Facility scores 100

In late October, Anne Arundel County’s second of its two detention centers earned 100 percent compliance during an audit conducted by the Maryland Commission on Correctional Standards. The Ordnance Road Correctional Center, located in Glen Burnie, was evaluated based on standards including security, procedures and treatment of inmates set in place to ensure all local […]

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21-year old shot to death in Pasadena murder

21-year old shot to death in Pasadena murder

On Friday, November 14, 2014 at approximately 8:32 p.m., members of the Anne Arundel County Police Department responded to the 7800 block of Huff Court, Pasadena, Maryland for the report of shots fired. Upon arrival, officers were directed to a back yard in the area where a male victim was found suffering from gunshot wounds. […]

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Chief Kevin Davis stepping down December 1st

Chief Kevin Davis stepping down December 1st

Anne Arundel County Police Chief Kevin Davis will resign effective December 1, 2014.  There has been speculation if the Chief would retain his position ever since Laura Neuman lost the primary for County Executive. County Executive Elect, Steve Schuh, did not commit one way or the other on retaining the chief or fire chief Michael […]

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2 teens rob Girl Scouts of their cookies in Severn

2 teens rob Girl Scouts of their cookies in Severn

On November 8, 2014, at approximately 1:20 p.m.., officers from the Western District responded to the 7900 Blk. Jason’s Landing Way Severn, MD 21144 for a report of theft that just occurred. Upon arrival officers learned that two girls, a 12 year-old and a 13-year-old, had a wagon full of Girl Scout Cookies selling them […]

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Suspect in Ft. Meade High School armed carjacking turns self into police

Suspect in Ft. Meade High School armed carjacking turns self into police

On Friday, November 7, 2014 at approximately 2:20 p.m., Anne Arundel County Police responded for a report of an abduction/carjacking. A 17-year-old male, who was not a student at the school, advised that approximately two hours prior to notifying the police, he was driving on F Street, Ft. Meade, MD near the Meade Senior High […]

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EVENTS

Visit Annapolis:  December events

Visit Annapolis: December events

The Annapolis & Anne Arundel County Conference and Visitors Bureau (AAACCVB) wants to make it easy for individuals to enjoy the many exciting events and activities that will be taking place in Annapolis and the Chesapeake Bay throughout December 2014. To assist individuals who are making advance plans for business, vacation or holiday travel, the […]

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Chesapeake Bay Trust seeks grant and scholarship applicants

Chesapeake Bay Trust seeks grant and scholarship applicants

The Chesapeake Bay Trust is currently seeking applications and nominations for its 2015 annual scholarship and awards program. Launched in 1998, the Trust’s Annual Awards Program honors students, teachers, individuals, communities and organizations for their work to promote education, improve local communities and help restore the Chesapeake Bay. Currently the Trust is soliciting applications and/or nominations […]

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Flavio Sala to perform in Annapolis

Flavio Sala to perform in Annapolis

On Friday, November 28, at 8 pm, classically trained guitarist Flavio Sala will perform “Guitars Without Borders,” a concert that will showcase his captivating versatility as a performer. From Frederic Chopin to Eric Clapton, Johann Sebastian Bach to Carlos Santana and Fernando Sor, from classical to flamenco to pop, Flavio loves to surprise his audiences […]

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Annapolis to host 1st Martin Luther King Parade

Annapolis to host 1st Martin Luther King Parade

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides announces that the City of Annapolis and the Annapolis Drum and Bugle Corps will host the First Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Parade on Monday, January 19, 2015. The parade starts at Amos Garrett Boulevard at noon and travels down West Street to Church Circle, goes around the circle to […]

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Running Amok at AACC

Running Amok at AACC

The Anne Arundel Community College Dance Company will present an eclectic evening of dance when it performs “Running Amuck,” at 8 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, Dec. 4-6, in the Robert E. Kauffman Theater in the Pascal Center for Performing Arts on the Arnold campus, 101 College Parkway. Artistic director Lynda P. Fitzgerald is bringing back one of […]

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A Cappella Holiday Show at Maryland Hall

A Cappella Holiday Show at Maryland Hall

Get in the holiday spirit! Bring your family and friends to Maryland Hall for an evening of holiday themed a cappella songs performed by Philadelphia-based group KeyStone on Saturday, December 6 at 7:30 pm. The concert will feature a variety of family-friendly holiday classics and contemporary favorites. Tickets are $12 for Non-Members and $9 for […]

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NON-PROFIT NEWS

Annapolis Green launches Run Responsibly campaign at Across the Bay 10K

Annapolis Green launches Run Responsibly campaign at Across the Bay 10K

Although the official logo and shirt color for the Across the Bay 10K race was orange, it was all about Green. Crisp, clear air and barely a zephyr made for perfect conditions for the 20,000 runners participating in the inaugural Across the Bay 10K on November 9. The race made history as the largest “cup-free” […]

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Chesapeake Bay Trust seeks grant and scholarship applicants

Chesapeake Bay Trust seeks grant and scholarship applicants

The Chesapeake Bay Trust is currently seeking applications and nominations for its 2015 annual scholarship and awards program. Launched in 1998, the Trust’s Annual Awards Program honors students, teachers, individuals, communities and organizations for their work to promote education, improve local communities and help restore the Chesapeake Bay. Currently the Trust is soliciting applications and/or nominations […]

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Tai Burkholder joins Annapolis Film Festival as festival producer

Tai Burkholder joins Annapolis Film Festival as festival producer

Tai Lavin Burkholder has joined the staff of the Annapolis Film Festival as Festival Producer.  A feature film producer with over 15 years of experience, Tai Burkholder is the Producer of two separate films that premiered at The Sundance Film Festival, including That’s What She Said starring Anne Heche. She has worked on dozens of films as Producer, Line Producer, […]

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A Cappella Holiday Show at Maryland Hall

A Cappella Holiday Show at Maryland Hall

Get in the holiday spirit! Bring your family and friends to Maryland Hall for an evening of holiday themed a cappella songs performed by Philadelphia-based group KeyStone on Saturday, December 6 at 7:30 pm. The concert will feature a variety of family-friendly holiday classics and contemporary favorites. Tickets are $12 for Non-Members and $9 for […]

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Hospice’s Treasures store announced holiday open house

Hospice’s Treasures store announced holiday open house

Catch the holiday spirit this season by shopping at the Hospice of the Chesapeake’s Treasures upscale resale store located in Severna Park. Staffed by volunteers, Treasures benefits Hospice of the Chesapeake and all of its programs and services. Join us at our Annual Customer Holiday Open House from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Dec. 6 […]

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Arundel Lodge merges with First Step Recovery Center

Arundel Lodge merges with First Step Recovery Center

According to the National Survey of Substance Abuse Treatment Services (N-SSATS), about 45% of Americans seeking substance use disorder treatment have been diagnosed as having a co-occurring mental and substance use disorder. Conversely, people diagnosed with a mental health disorder are more likely to experience a problem with substance use. As a result, Arundel Lodge, […]

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AREA BUSINESSES

Funeral director Tom Helfenbein retires

Funeral director Tom Helfenbein retires

Set aside all of your mental pictures of the stereotypical funeral director as a dour, monotone, intensely serious and well, funereal, undertaker. At his 70th birthday-retirement party recently, longtime local funeral director Tom Helfenbein had ladies of all ages lining up to take a spin on the dance floor, jitterbugging to the oldies. Stodgy and […]

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Annapolis Green launches Run Responsibly campaign at Across the Bay 10K

Annapolis Green launches Run Responsibly campaign at Across the Bay 10K

Although the official logo and shirt color for the Across the Bay 10K race was orange, it was all about Green. Crisp, clear air and barely a zephyr made for perfect conditions for the 20,000 runners participating in the inaugural Across the Bay 10K on November 9. The race made history as the largest “cup-free” […]

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Shop small, shop local for lingerie

Shop small, shop local for lingerie

It was a simple question posed eleven years ago: “Why is it so hard to find a properly fitting bra in the Annapolis area?” That question, borne of years of frustration at the lack of sizes and styles offered by chain stores, led local businesswoman Patti Platt and partners to open á la mode intimates, […]

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Holiday candelight stroll with Hammond-Harwood tour

Holiday candelight stroll with Hammond-Harwood tour

The holidays will soon be here and Watermark is making it easy to plan fun activities for families and couples. Annapolis Tours℠ by Watermark® is thrilled to announce its Holiday Candlelight Stroll will return for the 2014 holiday season. A Colonial period-dressed guide leads guests through the historic district by candlelight and shares the origin […]

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The Jolly Express returns for 2014 holiday season

The Jolly Express returns for 2014 holiday season

A boat with a bright red nose, reindeer antlers, jingle bell music and Captain Santa cruises into Ego Alley carrying hot cocoa and cheer…it can only mean one thing, the Jolly Express is here! Cruises on the Bay™ by Watermark® is proud to announce Jolly Express Cruises will return for the 2014 holiday season. A […]

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Rams Head’s 3rd Annual 12 Days of Christmas

Rams Head’s 3rd Annual 12 Days of Christmas

The Rams Head Group, a restaurant and entertainment company, is proud to announce the 3rd Annual 12 Days of Christmas Giveaways. From December 13 to December 24, Rams Head and its partners will generously give away one experience package per day. Details for this year’s 12 Days of Christmas packages will be available on December […]

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COLUMNS & OPINIONS

Scott Bowling, champion, dies at 43

Scott Bowling, champion, dies at 43

Scott Bowling, a former candidate for Annapolis Alderman and community activist died on Wednesday after battling Crohn’s Disease and cancer for many years. Scott was 43 and a very good friend. It’s taken me a few days to digest that another friend whom I admired has passed away. There is so much to say about Scott […]

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Barbara Cox: a bright star in Annapolis

Barbara Cox: a bright star in Annapolis

Friday morning, I was on my way to New York and checked my mail and was shocked. Barbara Cox, the news director for WNAV had passed away earlier this morning. I has sure it had to be a mistake, but it was true. At 55 after beating breast cancer and the Bay Bridge (just last […]

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Thank you Laura Neuman

Thank you Laura Neuman

In February of 2013, no one knew who Laura Neuman was. We questioned it as well. Here we are in 2014 and there are still many questions lingering out there. When did she morph from a solid and focused executive into a politician fluent in mudslinging? Does she have a future in elected office or government? […]

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Davis and Cox leave large shoes to fill in Anne Arundel

Davis and Cox leave large shoes to fill in Anne Arundel

Yesterday, Anne Arundel County Executive Elect Steve Schuh made two personnel moves and informed police chief Kevin Davis and fire chief Michael Cox that they would not be part of the new administration. Schuh’s spokesman said that they were “moving in a different direction” which is akin to “it’s not you, it’s me” in a […]

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When political attack mailers go bad

When political attack mailers go bad

This election season has been particularly dirty. The sheer number of attack pieces being sent by the candidates is amazing. I do not condone the attack pieces–I think they are cheap shots. But they are a staple of politics and by all counts they are effective. Unless you are running for State Delegate in  the […]

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We’re sorry, we screwed up!

We’re sorry, we screwed up!

When you screw up, you correct the mistake, you apologize, and you move on. And we screwed up earlier this afternoon.  A pedestrian was hit while walking along Duke of Gloucester Street in Annapolis. We initially reported that the accident involved three school-aged children. Ultimately, it did not.  We began to receive texts and calls […]

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Visit Annapolis:  December events

Visit Annapolis: December events

| November 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis & Anne Arundel County Conference and Visitors Bureau (AAACCVB) wants to make it easy for individuals to enjoy the many exciting events and activities that will be taking place in Annapolis and the Chesapeake Bay throughout December 2014. To assist individuals who are making advance plans for business, vacation or holiday travel, the […]

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Funeral director Tom Helfenbein retires

Funeral director Tom Helfenbein retires

| November 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

Set aside all of your mental pictures of the stereotypical funeral director as a dour, monotone, intensely serious and well, funereal, undertaker. At his 70th birthday-retirement party recently, longtime local funeral director Tom Helfenbein had ladies of all ages lining up to take a spin on the dance floor, jitterbugging to the oldies. Stodgy and […]

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Annapolis Green launches Run Responsibly campaign at Across the Bay 10K

Annapolis Green launches Run Responsibly campaign at Across the Bay 10K

| November 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

Although the official logo and shirt color for the Across the Bay 10K race was orange, it was all about Green. Crisp, clear air and barely a zephyr made for perfect conditions for the 20,000 runners participating in the inaugural Across the Bay 10K on November 9. The race made history as the largest “cup-free” […]

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Chesapeake Bay Trust seeks grant and scholarship applicants

Chesapeake Bay Trust seeks grant and scholarship applicants

| November 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Chesapeake Bay Trust is currently seeking applications and nominations for its 2015 annual scholarship and awards program. Launched in 1998, the Trust’s Annual Awards Program honors students, teachers, individuals, communities and organizations for their work to promote education, improve local communities and help restore the Chesapeake Bay. Currently the Trust is soliciting applications and/or nominations […]

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Tai Burkholder joins Annapolis Film Festival as festival producer

Tai Burkholder joins Annapolis Film Festival as festival producer

| November 22, 2014 | 1 Comment

Tai Lavin Burkholder has joined the staff of the Annapolis Film Festival as Festival Producer.  A feature film producer with over 15 years of experience, Tai Burkholder is the Producer of two separate films that premiered at The Sundance Film Festival, including That’s What She Said starring Anne Heche. She has worked on dozens of films as Producer, Line Producer, […]

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Flavio Sala to perform in Annapolis

Flavio Sala to perform in Annapolis

| November 22, 2014 | 1 Comment

On Friday, November 28, at 8 pm, classically trained guitarist Flavio Sala will perform “Guitars Without Borders,” a concert that will showcase his captivating versatility as a performer. From Frederic Chopin to Eric Clapton, Johann Sebastian Bach to Carlos Santana and Fernando Sor, from classical to flamenco to pop, Flavio loves to surprise his audiences […]

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Scott Bowling, champion, dies at 43

Scott Bowling, champion, dies at 43

| November 21, 2014 | 1 Comment

Scott Bowling, a former candidate for Annapolis Alderman and community activist died on Wednesday after battling Crohn’s Disease and cancer for many years. Scott was 43 and a very good friend. It’s taken me a few days to digest that another friend whom I admired has passed away. There is so much to say about Scott […]

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Annapolis to host 1st Martin Luther King Parade

Annapolis to host 1st Martin Luther King Parade

| November 21, 2014 | 1 Comment

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides announces that the City of Annapolis and the Annapolis Drum and Bugle Corps will host the First Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Parade on Monday, January 19, 2015. The parade starts at Amos Garrett Boulevard at noon and travels down West Street to Church Circle, goes around the circle to […]

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Running Amok at AACC

Running Amok at AACC

| November 21, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Anne Arundel Community College Dance Company will present an eclectic evening of dance when it performs “Running Amuck,” at 8 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, Dec. 4-6, in the Robert E. Kauffman Theater in the Pascal Center for Performing Arts on the Arnold campus, 101 College Parkway. Artistic director Lynda P. Fitzgerald is bringing back one of […]

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AACC has full schedule of events in December

AACC has full schedule of events in December

| November 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel Community College offers many events open to the community that are organized or hosted by various college departments or programs. Occasionally, times, dates or places of the events change. For the most up-to-date information, visit the event’s web page or the college’s website at http://www.aacc.edu/events. HEALTH SERVICES Mondays-Fridays – Appointments preferred. Tobacco cessation […]

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Schuh names Education Advisor

Schuh names Education Advisor

| November 21, 2014 | 1 Comment

County Executive-elect Steve Schuh today announced his appointment of Amalie E. Brandenburg as Education Advisor to the County Executive. “Amalie is someone who is passionate about the education of our students,” said Schuh. “On a daily basis, she demonstrates a commitment to improve our system that will serve our citizens well.” In her role, Brandenburg […]

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Shop small, shop local for lingerie

Shop small, shop local for lingerie

| November 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

It was a simple question posed eleven years ago: “Why is it so hard to find a properly fitting bra in the Annapolis area?” That question, borne of years of frustration at the lack of sizes and styles offered by chain stores, led local businesswoman Patti Platt and partners to open á la mode intimates, […]

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Pantelides appoints Michael Morris as Recreation and Parks Director

Pantelides appoints Michael Morris as Recreation and Parks Director

| November 20, 2014 | 1 Comment

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides announces the nomination for Recreation and Parks Director and will request confirmation at the Monday’s City Council meeting, scheduled for November 24. “Michael Morris has strong credentials regarding his budgeting abilities and years of experience as a recreation and parks director,” Mayor Pantelides said. “I think Michael will be a real asset […]

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A Cappella Holiday Show at Maryland Hall

A Cappella Holiday Show at Maryland Hall

| November 20, 2014 | 1 Comment

Get in the holiday spirit! Bring your family and friends to Maryland Hall for an evening of holiday themed a cappella songs performed by Philadelphia-based group KeyStone on Saturday, December 6 at 7:30 pm. The concert will feature a variety of family-friendly holiday classics and contemporary favorites. Tickets are $12 for Non-Members and $9 for […]

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Schuh appoints Altomare, Graves and Kokolis to top public safety posts

Schuh appoints Altomare, Graves and Kokolis to top public safety posts

| November 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Surrounded by public safety officials from across Anne Arundel County, County Executive-elect Steve Schuh today announced Allan Graves and Tim Altomare as his appointees to head the county fire and police departments. Schuh also announced he will reappoint current Detention Department Superintendent Terry Kokolis to oversee county detention facilities. “Tim, Allan, and Terry understand we […]

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Holiday candelight stroll with Hammond-Harwood tour

Holiday candelight stroll with Hammond-Harwood tour

| November 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

The holidays will soon be here and Watermark is making it easy to plan fun activities for families and couples. Annapolis Tours℠ by Watermark® is thrilled to announce its Holiday Candlelight Stroll will return for the 2014 holiday season. A Colonial period-dressed guide leads guests through the historic district by candlelight and shares the origin […]

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Annapolis scores 2 Mobbie Awards for Eye On Annapolis and Naptown Pint

Annapolis scores 2 Mobbie Awards for Eye On Annapolis and Naptown Pint

| November 20, 2014 | 2 Comments

Eye On Annapolis was selected as the Best Suburbs Blog and Naptown Pint was selected as the Wonkiest Blog at the Baltimore Sun’s Mobbie Awards last night at the Creative Alliance in Baltimore. The Mobbies are presented by  The Baltimore Sun and is an annual celebration of Maryland’s blog and social media communities. This is […]

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The Jolly Express returns for 2014 holiday season

The Jolly Express returns for 2014 holiday season

| November 19, 2014 | 1 Comment

A boat with a bright red nose, reindeer antlers, jingle bell music and Captain Santa cruises into Ego Alley carrying hot cocoa and cheer…it can only mean one thing, the Jolly Express is here! Cruises on the Bay™ by Watermark® is proud to announce Jolly Express Cruises will return for the 2014 holiday season. A […]

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Rams Head’s 3rd Annual 12 Days of Christmas

Rams Head’s 3rd Annual 12 Days of Christmas

| November 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Rams Head Group, a restaurant and entertainment company, is proud to announce the 3rd Annual 12 Days of Christmas Giveaways. From December 13 to December 24, Rams Head and its partners will generously give away one experience package per day. Details for this year’s 12 Days of Christmas packages will be available on December […]

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Open House at Chesapeake Light Craft

Open House at Chesapeake Light Craft

| November 19, 2014 | 1 Comment

Chesapeake Light Craft will hold a public Open House on Saturday, December 6, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., at its Annapolis, Maryland, workshop and showroom, located at 1805 George Avenue. Boat lovers, boat builders and would-be boat builders shouldn’t miss this chance to spend time with fellow boat lovers at CLC’s expanded facility. There will […]

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Schuh continues reappointments and recommendations

Schuh continues reappointments and recommendations

| November 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

County Executive-elect Steve Schuh today announced his intention to reappoint Anne Arundel County Administrative Hearing Officer Douglas Clark Hollman and Anne Arundel Workforce Development Corporation (AAWDC) President and CEO Kirkland Murray. Schuh also announced he will recommend the appointment of Dr. Jinlene Chan as permanent Anne Arundel County Health Officer. In accordance with state law, […]

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Rockbridge Academy honors Veterans

Rockbridge Academy honors Veterans

| November 18, 2014 | 1 Comment

Every Veterans Day at Rockbridge Academy, history books and research papers are set aside for a few important hours.  Pages of history breathe as veterans stand before them, turning memorized schoolbook facts into a living legacy.  Guests gather to witness the students honor those who serve our nation with beautiful music and persuasive speeches.  This year’s standing-room-only service was […]

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AACC Turkey Trot

AACC Turkey Trot

| November 18, 2014 | 1 Comment

Race to win a turkey or pie for Thanksgiving in Anne Arundel Community College’s 26th Annual Turkey Trot and Food Drive on Wednesday, Nov. 26, beginning at noon, at Siegert Field on AACC’s Arnold campus, 101 College Parkway. Participants can compete in either a 5K race or a one-mile jaunt. Registration fees through Nov. 20 […]

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Jing Ying Annual Holiday Party and Silent Auction

Jing Ying Annual Holiday Party and Silent Auction

| November 18, 2014 | 1 Comment

Jing Ying Institute of Kung Fu & Tai Chi (www.JingYing.org), based in Arnold, will be holding their 11th annual Holiday Party and Silent Auction on Saturday, December 20, 2014, 3-4:30pm (auction closes at 4pm). The fundraiser supports SPAN, Inc. SPAN (Serving People Across Neighborhoods) provides financial assistance, food and referral services to those in crisis […]

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Jack Andraka, North County STEM phenom, publishes book

Jack Andraka, North County STEM phenom, publishes book

| November 18, 2014 | 1 Comment

17-year old Jack Andraka of Crownsville has published his memoirs. Few people publish memoirs, much less at 17; but Andraka has had a remarkable career so far with no signs of stopping anytime soon.  He is a North County (STEM) High School student, an American inventor, scientist and cancer researcher. He is known for his work […]

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Schuh continues to assemble administration with more appointments

Schuh continues to assemble administration with more appointments

| November 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

County Executive-elect Steve Schuh today announced his intention to reappoint Anne Arundel County Recreation and Parks Director Rick Anthony and Grants Administrator and Hispanic and Latino Community Liaison Maria Casasco. “Rick and Maria are dedicated public servants who’ve worked to ensure that our citizens live in the best county in Maryland,” said Schuh. “I’m happy […]

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Meteorologist Justin Berk chooses Chesapeake Eye Care for LASIK surgery

Meteorologist Justin Berk chooses Chesapeake Eye Care for LASIK surgery

| November 18, 2014 | 1 Comment

Chesapeake Eye Care & Laser Center and TLC Laser Eye Center of Annapolis are pleased to announce that Justin Berk, award winning meteorologist and internet personality, had a successful LASIK procedure with Dr. Maria Scott. Berk, who has long suffered poor vision, will be chronicling his journey through LASIK eye surgery via videos and blog posts and […]

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Hospice’s Treasures store announced holiday open house

Hospice’s Treasures store announced holiday open house

| November 17, 2014 | 1 Comment

Catch the holiday spirit this season by shopping at the Hospice of the Chesapeake’s Treasures upscale resale store located in Severna Park. Staffed by volunteers, Treasures benefits Hospice of the Chesapeake and all of its programs and services. Join us at our Annual Customer Holiday Open House from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Dec. 6 […]

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QuotePie joins Chesapeake Innovation Center as Collaboration Hub member

QuotePie joins Chesapeake Innovation Center as Collaboration Hub member

| November 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Chesapeake Innovation Center (CIC), Anne Arundel County’s technology business incubator, today announced that QuotePie, LLC has joined as its newest Collaboration Hub member. QuotePie is a powerful web-based insurance marketplace that allows business owners to connect with property and casualty insurance agents from across the country. Its proprietary platform creates a culture of transparent competition […]

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Arundel Lodge merges with First Step Recovery Center

Arundel Lodge merges with First Step Recovery Center

| November 17, 2014 | 1 Comment

According to the National Survey of Substance Abuse Treatment Services (N-SSATS), about 45% of Americans seeking substance use disorder treatment have been diagnosed as having a co-occurring mental and substance use disorder. Conversely, people diagnosed with a mental health disorder are more likely to experience a problem with substance use. As a result, Arundel Lodge, […]

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