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Holly Ball scheduled for December 1

Holly Ball scheduled for December 1

| October 22, 2017

The 2017 Holly Ball will benefit the Wellness House of Annapolis. The Severn Town Club presents the 54th annual Holly Ball on Friday, December 1st at the Westin Annapolis Hotel from 6-11 p.m. This year’s theme, “A Place for Hope!” honors our major beneficiary, Wellness House of Annapolis. Additional funds raised will be distribute to […]

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Daryl Stuermer of Genesis, Hot Tuna, and Robert Klein now appearing at Rams Head On Stage

Daryl Stuermer of Genesis, Hot Tuna, and Robert Klein now appearing at Rams Head On Stage

| October 22, 2017

Rams Head On Stage is a little taste of Nashville, New Orleans, and Austin all rolled up in one!  A small, intimate venue where no seat is more than 48 feet from the stage. A small venue that packs a big punch with top national acts 364 days a year.  Check out the latest shows […]

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Chesapeake bay Trust earns coveted 4-star rating from Charity Navigator for 14th year

Chesapeake bay Trust earns coveted 4-star rating from Charity Navigator for 14th year

| October 22, 2017

The Chesapeake Bay Trust, a nonprofit grant-making institution dedicated to improving the natural resources of the Chesapeake Bay watershed, earned a 4-star rating once again from Charity Navigator, America’s largest independent charity evaluator.  This is the fourteenth year that Chesapeake Bay Trust has earned this top distinction for its commitment to sound fiscal management, accountability, […]

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LSO presents its 5th Annual Halloween Concert and Costume Contest

LSO presents its 5th Annual Halloween Concert and Costume Contest

| October 21, 2017

Once again the audience and the stage will be filled with creative Halloween costumes. On Sunday afternoon, October 29, at 3 pm the Londontowne Symphony Orchestra, for the fifth year in a row, is bringing “Spooky Sounds, Haunted Harmonies” to our community at Annapolis High School on Riva Road. This most popular concert features seasonal […]

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Police release more information on human remains discovered in Shady Side

Police release more information on human remains discovered in Shady Side

| October 21, 2017

On Wednesday, October 18, 2017 at approximately 1:30pm, officers from Southern District responded to the area of Holly and Chesapeake Drive, Shady Side, Maryland for recovered remains.  Responding officers located skeletal human remains along the shoreline.  The scene was secured and Homicide Detectives were summoned.  An extensive search of the shoreline by numerous patrol, detectives and members of the Department of Natural Resources was conducted in which […]

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LIVE BLOG: Navy Football Vs University of Central Florida | October 21, 2017 3:30pm

LIVE BLOG: Navy Football Vs University of Central Florida | October 21, 2017 3:30pm

| October 21, 2017

Navy and #20 UCF will meet for the first time when they square off on Saturday afternoon at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium on Navy’s Homecoming. Kickoff is set for 3:30 PM (ET) and the game will be televised by CBS Sports Network with John Sadak, Randy Cross and Sheehan Stanwick-Burch on the call. Navy Mutual […]

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Volunteer opportunities abound

Volunteer opportunities abound

| October 21, 2017

Many Volunteer positions are available through the Anne Arundel County Volunteer Center. If you do not see an opportunity below that fits your needs, contact the Volunteer Center at [email protected] or 410-897-9207. Check our Website: www.aacvc.org. A few current volunteer opportunities are listed below. Anne Arundel Department of Social Services The Anne Arundel County Department […]

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Chocolate Binge Festival and Holiday Market scheduled for December 3rd

Chocolate Binge Festival and Holiday Market scheduled for December 3rd

| October 21, 2017

Everyone loves chocolate and Annapolis’ will be celebrating by filling West Street with local chocolatiers ready to help chocoholics get through the holiday season. On Sunday December 3rd from noon to 5pm on the first blocks of West Street will be the third annual Annapolis Chocolate Binge Festival, featuring family friendly entertainment, chocolate, holiday shopping […]

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Next week is National Red Ribbon Week

Next week is National Red Ribbon Week

| October 21, 2017

October 23-31, 2017 is the twenty-ninth National Red Ribbon Week. U.S. citizens wear badges of red satin ribbons during this week in memory of DEA Special Agent Enrique “Kiki” Camarena, a 37-year-old former marine and police officer who was killed by drug traffickers in Mexico in 1985.    The theme of Red Ribbon Week 2017 […]

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Final First Sunday Arts Festival — Holiday Edition

Final First Sunday Arts Festival — Holiday Edition

| October 20, 2017

This holiday season experience shopping from the regions best artisans at the popular First Sunday Arts Festival – Holiday Edition on Sunday November 5th in the historic streets and parks of downtown Annapolis, Maryland. This event hosts 130 of the regions best artists, crafters, musicians and food. Plus downtown Annapolis is filled with boutiques and […]

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Pantelides makes another appointment to the HACA Board

Pantelides makes another appointment to the HACA Board

| October 20, 2017

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides announced Corey A. Johnson as his nomination for the Housing Authority of the City of Annapolis (HACA) Board of Commissioners today. Mr. Johnson is a resident of Annapolis and is the current Security and Safety Lead Officer for the Town of Highland Beach. In this position he is responsible for coordinating […]

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Daily News Brief | October 20, 2017

Daily News Brief | October 20, 2017

| October 20, 2017

Give us about ten minutes a day and we will give you all the local news, local sports, local weather, and local events you can handle. Police investigating Edgewater stabbing, Elon Musk is tunneling under Anne Arundel County, the National Sailing Hall of Fame may be moving to Newport, and scientists are calling for a […]

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Annapolis man wanted in connection with Edgewater stabbing

Annapolis man wanted in connection with Edgewater stabbing

| October 20, 2017

On October 19, 2017 at approximately 4:27 p.m., officers responded to a call for a stabbing. The 911 caller stated to police dispatchers that his friend had been stabbed and that they were currently driving to a hospital. The police dispatcher had the driver pull over in the area of Solomons Island Road and Mitchells […]

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Hogan doles out nearly $5M in grants for crime victims

Hogan doles out nearly $5M in grants for crime victims

| October 20, 2017

Governor Larry Hogan has announced that the administration has awarded a total of $4,757,000 to support programs serving crime victims across the state. These grants will be distributed by the Governor’s Office of Crime Control & Prevention to 57 agencies and 27 organizations statewide to be utilized in Fiscal Year 2018. “Our administration is committed […]

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Volunteer Center celebrates inaugural Cheers for Volunteers on October 27th

Volunteer Center celebrates inaugural Cheers for Volunteers on October 27th

| October 20, 2017

The Anne Arundel County Volunteer Center (AACVC), the premier volunteer connector in Anne Arundel County, is thrilled to announce its first annual “Cheers for Volunteers” fundraising event, to be held on Friday, October 27, 2017, at 6:30pm at Renditions Golf in Davidsonville, Maryland. Ticket purchasers will enjoy wine tastings from 5 different regions around the […]

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Immigration: Exploring today’s legal landscape; a free presentation at AACC

Immigration: Exploring today’s legal landscape; a free presentation at AACC

| October 19, 2017

Anne Arundel Community College will host a symposium on “Immigration: Exploring Today’s Legal Landscape” at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 24, to address the ever-changing landscape of U.S. immigration policy. This event, which is open to the public, will be held in the Cade Center for Fine Arts Room 219. Sponsored by AACC’s Legal Studies Institute, […]

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Maryland Hall launches Indiegogo campaign to support “Blues @ Home” traveling exhibition

Maryland Hall launches Indiegogo campaign to support “Blues @ Home” traveling exhibition

| October 19, 2017

Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts (MHCA) has launched a crowd-funding campaign through INDIEGOGO to raise $10,000 to support an exhibit of artist H.C. Porter’s interactive portrait series titled Blues @ Home: Mississippi’s Living Blues Legends in the Maryland Hall galleries.  The INDIEGOGO campaign will support the travel, installation and marketing expenses of the exhibit […]

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Hogan, Schuh meet with Boring Company on hyperloop project

Hogan, Schuh meet with Boring Company on hyperloop project

| October 19, 2017

The Hogan administration today announced support for The Boring Company’s project to bring rapid electric transportation technology to Maryland, connecting Baltimore City and Washington, D.C. Earlier this morning, Governor Larry Hogan, Maryland Transportation Secretary Pete Rahn, and Anne Arundel County Executive Steve Schuh joined The Boring Company executives to tour the initial tunnel site on […]

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EYC: Lighting up the Annapolis Holiday season for 35 years

EYC: Lighting up the Annapolis Holiday season for 35 years

| October 19, 2017

The Eastport Yacht Club Lights Parade, one of Annapolis’ signature events and the USA Today #1 Holiday Parade, is just around the corner! The parade bursts upon the Annapolis waterfront with up to 40 boats of all shapes and sizes, power and sail, brightly decorated with thousands of lights and crewed by jolly revelers. This […]

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Hogan signs Executive Order to enhance Maryland’s cybersecurity preparedness

Hogan signs Executive Order to enhance Maryland’s cybersecurity preparedness

| October 19, 2017

Governor Larry Hogan recently issued Executive Order 01.01.2017.22 directing the Governor’s Office of Homeland Security to coordinate, improve, and implement an updated cybersecurity plan to ensure that Maryland is prepared to confront today’s cyber threats. The order lays out a collaborative process for the Governor’s Office of Homeland Security, led by Walter “Pete” Landon, to […]

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Daily News Brief | October 19, 2017

Daily News Brief | October 19, 2017

| October 19, 2017

Give us about ten minutes a day and we will give you all the local news, local sports, local weather, and local events you can handle. Police arrest man in connection with slaying of three in Harford County, Anne Arundel County Police discover human remains in Shady Side, Baltimore is ready for Amazon, and a […]

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Chesapeake Arts Center: Unshamed: Baring Our Secrets and Our Souls

Chesapeake Arts Center: Unshamed: Baring Our Secrets and Our Souls

| October 19, 2017

On November 4 and 5, Baltimore’s Full Circle Dance Company will present Unshamed: Baring Our Secrets and Our Souls, a concert to benefit the Bridge Program, a domestic violence intervention program whose mission is to break the cycle of intimate partner violence. A program of the Center for Injury Prevention and Policy at the R […]

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