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2nd “Know Your Limit” initiative planned for this weekend in Annapolis

2nd “Know Your Limit” initiative planned for this weekend in Annapolis

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides’ new educational program to combat drunk driving, Know Your Limit, is scheduled to hold another event on Saturday, July 2, 2016 from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m.  The Know Your Limit program has Annapolis police officers offering free breathalyzer tests and distributing literature concerning drunk driving and available alternatives in Annapolis.  […]

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County recognized for “Not My Child” anti-heroin campaign

County recognized for “Not My Child” anti-heroin campaign

The National Association of Counties (NACo) will present Anne Arundel County with a 2016 Achievement Award for its program entitled “Not My Child Anti-Heroin Campaign” in the category of Civic Education and Public Information. “Our ‘Not My Child” heroin and opioid education program is helping families across our county understand the dangers of addiction,” said […]

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Ritchie Highway in Arnold snarled after tree falls on bus early this morning

Ritchie Highway in Arnold snarled after tree falls on bus early this morning

One person received serious injuries this morning when a tree struck the passenger bus he was operating. Firefighters responded to the area of Ritchie Highway South and Chautaugua Road just after 7:15 this morning for the reports of a tree which had fallen on a bus with a person trapped. Arriving firefighters found a small […]

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Save the date: Hospice of the Cheasapeake 14th Annual Golf Tournament, October 6th

Save the date: Hospice of the Cheasapeake 14th Annual Golf Tournament, October 6th

Hospice of the Chesapeake invites all area golfers to reserve their foursome early for the nonprofit’s 14th annual Golf Tournament on Thursday, Oct. 6, 2016, at the Queenstown Harbor Golf Course in Queenstown, MD. The presenting sponsor is First National Bank. A full breakfast provided by Main Ingredient will begin at 9 a.m. followed by […]

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CRIME

2nd “Know Your Limit” initiative planned for this weekend in Annapolis

2nd “Know Your Limit” initiative planned for this weekend in Annapolis

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides’ new educational program to combat drunk driving, Know Your Limit, is scheduled to hold another event on Saturday, July 2, 2016 from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m.  The Know Your Limit program has Annapolis police officers offering free breathalyzer tests and distributing literature concerning drunk driving and available alternatives in Annapolis.  […]

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Police searching for vehicle, driver in Crofton fatal hit and run

Police searching for vehicle, driver in Crofton fatal hit and run

On June 25, 2016 there was a fatal crash involving a motorcycle on Crain Hwy (MD-3) southbound at Capital Raceway Rd in Crofton. Video from nearby businesses identified an SUV that was likely struck by the motorcycle while it was turning into the Crofton Auto Park parking lot (YK Classic Car Wash, Jiffy Lube and […]

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3 county teens arrested on various theft charges

3 county teens arrested on various theft charges

On June 26, 2016, at 2:00 a.m. officers from the Northern District responded to the area of Chalmers Avenue and Baltimore Avenue for a complaint of suspicious people/vehicle in the neighborhood. The complainant advised that it appeared the people inside the vehicle were driving through the neighborhood attempting to break into cars. When officers arrived […]

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Laurel and Crownsville shootings keep Anne Arundel police busy

Laurel and Crownsville shootings keep Anne Arundel police busy

LAUREL On June 25, 2016, at approximately 3:00 p.m., officers responded to the Knights Inn located at 3380 Laurel Ft. Mead Road for a shooting. When officers arrived they located a 19 year old male victim who had been shot in the upper body. The victim was transported to Maryland Shock Trauma where he is […]

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EVENTS

Save the date: Hospice of the Cheasapeake 14th Annual Golf Tournament, October 6th

Save the date: Hospice of the Cheasapeake 14th Annual Golf Tournament, October 6th

Hospice of the Chesapeake invites all area golfers to reserve their foursome early for the nonprofit’s 14th annual Golf Tournament on Thursday, Oct. 6, 2016, at the Queenstown Harbor Golf Course in Queenstown, MD. The presenting sponsor is First National Bank. A full breakfast provided by Main Ingredient will begin at 9 a.m. followed by […]

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Merryland Music Fest on tap for July 9th and 10th at Merriweather

Merryland Music Fest on tap for July 9th and 10th at Merriweather

All Good Presents launches new festival, bringing celebrated live performers to one of the nation’s most beautiful and legendary amphitheaters.    From the organizers who produced the All Good Festival for two decades, All Good Presents is proud to announce the first-ever Merryland Music Fest. Held July 9 and 10 at the historic Merriweather Post […]

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Incredible shows on tap at Maryland Hall!

Incredible shows on tap at Maryland Hall!

Wow!  Just check out the upcoming shows at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts! Air National Guard Band of the Northeast: Free Summer Concert Series June 30th at 7:00 PM The Air National Guard Band of the Northeast serves as musical ambassadors for both military and civilian audiences throughout the entire Mid-Atlantic and Northeast region. […]

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RENT opens this weekend at the Annapolis Summer Garden Theatre

RENT opens this weekend at the Annapolis Summer Garden Theatre

Annapolis Summer Garden Theatre continues its 50th anniversary season on June 30 with RENT—the groundbreaking 1996 musical about falling in love, finding your voice, and living for today. The show runs Thursdays-Sundays and select Wednesdays at 8:30pm from June 30-July 23. Tickets are $22 and are available at summergarden.com.  Exuberant, passionate, and joyous, RENT is a pop culture […]

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NON-PROFIT NEWS

Save the date: Hospice of the Cheasapeake 14th Annual Golf Tournament, October 6th

Save the date: Hospice of the Cheasapeake 14th Annual Golf Tournament, October 6th

Hospice of the Chesapeake invites all area golfers to reserve their foursome early for the nonprofit’s 14th annual Golf Tournament on Thursday, Oct. 6, 2016, at the Queenstown Harbor Golf Course in Queenstown, MD. The presenting sponsor is First National Bank. A full breakfast provided by Main Ingredient will begin at 9 a.m. followed by […]

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Update: No More Routine Pelvic Exam!

Update: No More Routine Pelvic Exam!

Women take note: It’s graduation time from pelvic exams. The US Preventitve Services Task Force (USPSTF) announced this week that there is not enough evidence to recommend routine pelvic exams. In 2014, the American College of Physicians (ACP) also found that routine pelvic exams were of no benefit to women without symptoms. Find out if and when you need a pelvic or […]

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Incredible shows on tap at Maryland Hall!

Incredible shows on tap at Maryland Hall!

Wow!  Just check out the upcoming shows at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts! Air National Guard Band of the Northeast: Free Summer Concert Series June 30th at 7:00 PM The Air National Guard Band of the Northeast serves as musical ambassadors for both military and civilian audiences throughout the entire Mid-Atlantic and Northeast region. […]

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Pigs & Pearls raises $1000 for West and Rhode Riverkeeper

Pigs & Pearls raises $1000 for West and Rhode Riverkeeper

Pirates Cove Restaurant and Dock Bar in Galesville, MD  hosted a fundraiser for the West and Rhode River Keeper, called “Pigs and Pearls: Barbecue and Oysters!” The event highlighted locally harvested oysters, served fresh-shucked and roasted, and pulled BBQ pork from local farms.  The event  featured local musicians, The Eastport Oyster Boys, along with guest […]

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AREA BUSINESSES

Champion Realty ranks 7th in “Top Workplace” survey

Champion Realty ranks 7th in “Top Workplace” survey

For the second consecutive year, Champion Realty has been voted “Best Place to Work” by its own agents and staff, placing seventh on a list of similar sized companies. One hundred and fifty companies were ranked from 3,147 invited to participate.   Last year Champion ranked 17th in the same survey.    “It’s especially gratifying […]

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Annapolis Partnership names new Executive Director

Annapolis Partnership names new Executive Director

The Annapolis Partnership has named a new Executive Director to replace Lisa Thompson who resigned abruptly a few months ago. The Annapolis Partnership (AP) has announced the appointment of Ms. Shellie Reed to the position of Executive Director, effective immediately. Shellie will be responsible for the management of all aspects of Annapolis Partnership, the official Main Street […]

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Pigs & Pearls raises $1000 for West and Rhode Riverkeeper

Pigs & Pearls raises $1000 for West and Rhode Riverkeeper

Pirates Cove Restaurant and Dock Bar in Galesville, MD  hosted a fundraiser for the West and Rhode River Keeper, called “Pigs and Pearls: Barbecue and Oysters!” The event highlighted locally harvested oysters, served fresh-shucked and roasted, and pulled BBQ pork from local farms.  The event  featured local musicians, The Eastport Oyster Boys, along with guest […]

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Local embroidery artist helps foster youth share their voice

Local embroidery artist helps foster youth share their voice

After over 200+ hours of work, 15+ yards of fabric, batting, and skilled embroidery, 12 current foster youth were provided a medium to share their experiences in foster care through a quilt commissioned by Anne Arundel County Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA), Inc.  The Silenced Voices of Foster Care Quilt© was created by Ms. Geri […]

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COLUMNS & OPINIONS

Rosa is hit king for Baysox in win over Harrisburg

Rosa is hit king for Baysox in win over Harrisburg

Garabez Rosa set a Baysox franchise record with his 423rd hit in an offensive frenzy in Harrisburg that saw the Baysox fall 13-10 to Harrisburg Tuesday night. Rosa, needed one hit to tie current Orioles catcher Caleb Joseph, and he did so with an infield single in the fifth inning. Rosa would grab the record […]

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Barker strong in decisive win for Baysox

Barker strong in decisive win for Baysox

The Baysox got an eight-inning effort from Brandon Barker and three big innings in a 10-1 win in the series opener in Harrisburg. Eight of Bowie’s nine hitters had a base hit in the ballgame. It was a pitcher’s duel out of the gate as the game did not have a hit until the fourth […]

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Baysox cap series with 5-2 loss to Altoona

Baysox cap series with 5-2 loss to Altoona

The early innings have been key to each game this series. Today’s contest was no exception, as the team who got off to a quick start would not relinquish the lead. Unfortunately, for the Baysox, the Curve had the big first inning in today’s rubbermatch. Runs in the first three innings were all the offense […]

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The force is strong in Bowie as the Baysox defeat the Curve 4-1 on Star Wars Night

The force is strong in Bowie as the Baysox defeat the Curve 4-1 on Star Wars Night

The Force is strong in Bowie. The Baysox returned the favor of last night’s shutout loss with a dominant performance tonight that led to a 4-1 victory. A combination of two home run balls in the first inning and Baysox starter Jason Garcia dominating with six shutout innings evens the series at a game each   Baltimore […]

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2nd “Know Your Limit” initiative planned for this weekend in Annapolis

2nd “Know Your Limit” initiative planned for this weekend in Annapolis

| June 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides’ new educational program to combat drunk driving, Know Your Limit, is scheduled to hold another event on Saturday, July 2, 2016 from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m.  The Know Your Limit program has Annapolis police officers offering free breathalyzer tests and distributing literature concerning drunk driving and available alternatives in Annapolis.  […]

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County recognized for “Not My Child” anti-heroin campaign

County recognized for “Not My Child” anti-heroin campaign

| June 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

The National Association of Counties (NACo) will present Anne Arundel County with a 2016 Achievement Award for its program entitled “Not My Child Anti-Heroin Campaign” in the category of Civic Education and Public Information. “Our ‘Not My Child” heroin and opioid education program is helping families across our county understand the dangers of addiction,” said […]

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Ritchie Highway in Arnold snarled after tree falls on bus early this morning

Ritchie Highway in Arnold snarled after tree falls on bus early this morning

| June 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

One person received serious injuries this morning when a tree struck the passenger bus he was operating. Firefighters responded to the area of Ritchie Highway South and Chautaugua Road just after 7:15 this morning for the reports of a tree which had fallen on a bus with a person trapped. Arriving firefighters found a small […]

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Save the date: Hospice of the Cheasapeake 14th Annual Golf Tournament, October 6th

Save the date: Hospice of the Cheasapeake 14th Annual Golf Tournament, October 6th

| June 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

Hospice of the Chesapeake invites all area golfers to reserve their foursome early for the nonprofit’s 14th annual Golf Tournament on Thursday, Oct. 6, 2016, at the Queenstown Harbor Golf Course in Queenstown, MD. The presenting sponsor is First National Bank. A full breakfast provided by Main Ingredient will begin at 9 a.m. followed by […]

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Update: No More Routine Pelvic Exam!

Update: No More Routine Pelvic Exam!

Women take note: It’s graduation time from pelvic exams. The US Preventitve Services Task Force (USPSTF) announced this week that there is not enough evidence to recommend routine pelvic exams. In 2014, the American College of Physicians (ACP) also found that routine pelvic exams were of no benefit to women without symptoms. Find out if and when you need a pelvic or […]

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Champion Realty ranks 7th in “Top Workplace” survey

Champion Realty ranks 7th in “Top Workplace” survey

| June 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

For the second consecutive year, Champion Realty has been voted “Best Place to Work” by its own agents and staff, placing seventh on a list of similar sized companies. One hundred and fifty companies were ranked from 3,147 invited to participate.   Last year Champion ranked 17th in the same survey.    “It’s especially gratifying […]

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Rosa is hit king for Baysox in win over Harrisburg

Rosa is hit king for Baysox in win over Harrisburg

| June 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

Garabez Rosa set a Baysox franchise record with his 423rd hit in an offensive frenzy in Harrisburg that saw the Baysox fall 13-10 to Harrisburg Tuesday night. Rosa, needed one hit to tie current Orioles catcher Caleb Joseph, and he did so with an infield single in the fifth inning. Rosa would grab the record […]

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Merryland Music Fest on tap for July 9th and 10th at Merriweather

Merryland Music Fest on tap for July 9th and 10th at Merriweather

| June 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

All Good Presents launches new festival, bringing celebrated live performers to one of the nation’s most beautiful and legendary amphitheaters.    From the organizers who produced the All Good Festival for two decades, All Good Presents is proud to announce the first-ever Merryland Music Fest. Held July 9 and 10 at the historic Merriweather Post […]

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Incredible shows on tap at Maryland Hall!

Incredible shows on tap at Maryland Hall!

| June 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

Wow!  Just check out the upcoming shows at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts! Air National Guard Band of the Northeast: Free Summer Concert Series June 30th at 7:00 PM The Air National Guard Band of the Northeast serves as musical ambassadors for both military and civilian audiences throughout the entire Mid-Atlantic and Northeast region. […]

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Annapolis Partnership names new Executive Director

Annapolis Partnership names new Executive Director

| June 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis Partnership has named a new Executive Director to replace Lisa Thompson who resigned abruptly a few months ago. The Annapolis Partnership (AP) has announced the appointment of Ms. Shellie Reed to the position of Executive Director, effective immediately. Shellie will be responsible for the management of all aspects of Annapolis Partnership, the official Main Street […]

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Schuh recognized for government reform efforts

Schuh recognized for government reform efforts

| June 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

The National Association of Counties (NACo) will award County Executive Steve Schuh and Anne Arundel County a 2016 Achievement Award for a government reform initiative titled “Improving Communication With Core Groups” in the category of County Administration Management. “We are working every day to make county government more efficient, effective, and customer friendly,” said Schuh. […]

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Barker strong in decisive win for Baysox

Barker strong in decisive win for Baysox

| June 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Baysox got an eight-inning effort from Brandon Barker and three big innings in a 10-1 win in the series opener in Harrisburg. Eight of Bowie’s nine hitters had a base hit in the ballgame. It was a pitcher’s duel out of the gate as the game did not have a hit until the fourth […]

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Police searching for vehicle, driver in Crofton fatal hit and run

Police searching for vehicle, driver in Crofton fatal hit and run

| June 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

On June 25, 2016 there was a fatal crash involving a motorcycle on Crain Hwy (MD-3) southbound at Capital Raceway Rd in Crofton. Video from nearby businesses identified an SUV that was likely struck by the motorcycle while it was turning into the Crofton Auto Park parking lot (YK Classic Car Wash, Jiffy Lube and […]

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CBYRA Instructor Clinic a success

CBYRA Instructor Clinic a success

| June 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

The lucky few get to turn their passion into a profession, and the more than 40 sailing instructors gathered at Annapolis Yacht Club’s (AYC) Junior Sailing Center June 16 to increase their specialized knowledge, share their experiences, and sharpen their skills at the Chesapeake Bay Yacht Racing Association’s (CBYRA) 2016 Instructor Clinic. The clinic’s presentations […]

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3 county teens arrested on various theft charges

3 county teens arrested on various theft charges

| June 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

On June 26, 2016, at 2:00 a.m. officers from the Northern District responded to the area of Chalmers Avenue and Baltimore Avenue for a complaint of suspicious people/vehicle in the neighborhood. The complainant advised that it appeared the people inside the vehicle were driving through the neighborhood attempting to break into cars. When officers arrived […]

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Ted Feldman from Bear Hands talks Kerfuffle and 2AM

Ted Feldman from Bear Hands talks Kerfuffle and 2AM

| June 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

DC 101’s Kerfuffle was last night and we had a chance to sit down with Bear Hands lead guitarist Ted Feldman and ask him a couple questions about the band, their recent album, and some late night stories. EOA: You’re playing Kerfuffle today with Silver Sun Pickups and Blink-182, You were just on tour with […]

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Laurel and Crownsville shootings keep Anne Arundel police busy

Laurel and Crownsville shootings keep Anne Arundel police busy

| June 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

LAUREL On June 25, 2016, at approximately 3:00 p.m., officers responded to the Knights Inn located at 3380 Laurel Ft. Mead Road for a shooting. When officers arrived they located a 19 year old male victim who had been shot in the upper body. The victim was transported to Maryland Shock Trauma where he is […]

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Pigs & Pearls raises $1000 for West and Rhode Riverkeeper

Pigs & Pearls raises $1000 for West and Rhode Riverkeeper

| June 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

Pirates Cove Restaurant and Dock Bar in Galesville, MD  hosted a fundraiser for the West and Rhode River Keeper, called “Pigs and Pearls: Barbecue and Oysters!” The event highlighted locally harvested oysters, served fresh-shucked and roasted, and pulled BBQ pork from local farms.  The event  featured local musicians, The Eastport Oyster Boys, along with guest […]

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RENT opens this weekend at the Annapolis Summer Garden Theatre

RENT opens this weekend at the Annapolis Summer Garden Theatre

| June 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

Annapolis Summer Garden Theatre continues its 50th anniversary season on June 30 with RENT—the groundbreaking 1996 musical about falling in love, finding your voice, and living for today. The show runs Thursdays-Sundays and select Wednesdays at 8:30pm from June 30-July 23. Tickets are $22 and are available at summergarden.com.  Exuberant, passionate, and joyous, RENT is a pop culture […]

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Police release name of man killed in Robinwood neighborhood

Police release name of man killed in Robinwood neighborhood

| June 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis Police Department has released the name of the man who was shot to death in a car in the City’s Robinwood community. This is the 6th murder in the City of Annapolis this year as police try to get a handle on a marked increase in violent crime. https://twitter.com/iAmNEW_/status/747243379377876992 The victim of the […]

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