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Police investigating Glen Burnie armed carjacking

Police investigating Glen Burnie armed carjacking

| December 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

On December 16, 2014, at approximately 9:03 p.m., officers from the Northern District responded to the area of McGowan Road and Beach Road in Glen Burnie for a report of an armed carjacking of a taxi cab driver from Taz Inc. in Brooklyn. The 52-year-old female driver reported that she responded to the 900 block […]

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Image Power wins 3 major awards

Image Power wins 3 major awards

| December 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Image Power Inc. –PR and Marketing, won three major PR awards last week for their work to gain national recognition for an Annapolis event fighting for ink against a similar national celebration the same day. The awards were for “The Nations First Civil Rights Foot Soldiers Memorial”. With a major observance to celebrate the 50th […]

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18|8 Men’s Salon coming to Annapolis

18|8 Men’s Salon coming to Annapolis

| December 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Greenberg Gibbons announced today that 18|8 Fine Men’s Salon is coming to Annapolis Towne Centre in early 2015. Since launching in 2002, 18|8 has become known for offering upscale hair care and grooming services to men at moderate prices. The new salon will be the chain’s first Maryland location, and will occupy a 1,805-square foot […]

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Robert Irvine LIVE presented by Rams Head (Tix tomorrow)

Robert Irvine LIVE presented by Rams Head (Tix tomorrow)

| December 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Robert Irvine LIVE is a high energy, multimedia and multi-sensory theatrical experience. More than just a cooking demo, Robert Irvine LIVE is an interactive show that provides multiple opportunities for audience participation while witnessing the challenging nature of the TV show, Dinner: Impossible, come to life right before your eyes. Multiple cameras setup on the […]

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AACC alumni attend White House announcement

AACC alumni attend White House announcement

| December 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel Community College has received a $817,368 federal grant award from the U.S. Department of Labor Employment and Training Administration job training programs as part of $14,957,899 in funding provided to 14 Maryland community colleges. The awards were announced recently at a White House event at which two AACC alumni, Gary Pollard Jr., and […]

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AYC coach selected to lead delegation of sailors to Netherlands

AYC coach selected to lead delegation of sailors to Netherlands

| December 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Last month, the U.S. Optimist Dinghy Association’s (USODA) International Committee announced that the Annapolis Yacht Club’s (AYC) Optimist Head Coach, Tomas Ruiz de Luque, was selected as one of two coaches who will take fifteen U.S. Optimist Dinghy sailors to the 30th Magic Marine Easter Regatta in The Netherlands, March 29 – April 7, 2015. […]

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Annapolis based MedStar Health partners with Babyscripts

Annapolis based MedStar Health partners with Babyscripts

| December 16, 2014 | 1 Comment

In order to better monitor a pregnant woman’s weight gain and blood pressure, and deliver improved quality of care, Babyscripts™ has partnered with MedStar Health, the largest not-for-profit provider of patient care in Maryland and the Washington, D.C. region. This partnership will begin as a 60 patient roll-out at three hospitals with the intent to […]

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Police seize drugs and weapons in Glen Burnie raid

Police seize drugs and weapons in Glen Burnie raid

| December 16, 2014 | 1 Comment

On December 15, 2014, at approximately 11:00 a.m., detectives from Northern District’s Tactical Narcotics Team (TNT) executed a narcotics search warrant at 307 Wilson Boulevard SW in Glen Burnie. As a result of the operation, the following was seized: (52) capsules or 15.39 grams of heroin (approximate street value $1,846) (299) alprazolam pills (approximate street […]

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Council approves Schuh’s nomination for Health Department

Council approves Schuh’s nomination for Health Department

| December 15, 2014 | 1 Comment

County Executive Steve Schuh tonight thanked the Anne Arundel County Council for unanimously consenting to his recommendation for the appointment of Dr. Jinlene Chan as permanent Anne Arundel County Health Officer. “As our county works to address the public health crisis of heroin and opioid addiction, we will be fortunate to have Dr. Jinlene Chan as […]

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Neo Pizza to opening at Annapolis Towne Centre

Neo Pizza to opening at Annapolis Towne Centre

| December 15, 2014 | 1 Comment

Greenberg Gibbons announced today that Neo Pizza is coming to Annapolis Towne Centre. The quick-serve pizzeria will assume the 3,921-square-foot space next to Hair Cuttery and AT&T. The projected opening date is January 2015.  The locally owned restaurant specializes in “blisterized” pizza, a concept that is popular on the West Coast, which refers to the […]

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Captain Avery Museum now has 2015 tour bells for sale

Captain Avery Museum now has 2015 tour bells for sale

| December 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Tour Bell is a beautiful green and red gift card that can be redeemed for the Maryland House & Garden Pilgrimage (MHGP) being held in May 2015. The pilgrimage in Southern Anne Arundel County is sponsored by the Captain Avery Museum. Offered at only $25, the sales of the Tour Bells benefit the Captain […]

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Encore Chorale holiday concert December 20th at AACC

Encore Chorale holiday concert December 20th at AACC

| December 15, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Encore Chorale will perform a free concert featuring music that reflects holiday traditions from around the world at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 20, in the Robert E. Kauffman Theater of the Pascal Center for Performing Arts on Anne Arundel Community College’s Arnold campus, 101 College Parkway. The Encore Chorale is one of the programs […]

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Army-Navy Week 2014 in photos

Army-Navy Week 2014 in photos

| December 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Relive the 2014 Army-Navy Week in photos–from the pep rally and bonfire, to the running of the game ball, to Navy’s historic 17-10 victory over Army in the 115th Army-Navy Football Game! The following photos were taken by Glenn A. Miller Photography or A Digital Cure Photography.

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AACC Foundation names new Executive Director

AACC Foundation names new Executive Director

| December 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel Community College has chosen Vollie Melson of Annapolis to lead the AACC Foundation Inc. as its executive director. Melson brings 20 years of leadership and fundraising experience, spending his last seven years at the Chesapeake Bay Foundation. In his most recent position as vice president for development, he led a team of 29 […]

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Freeze Your Buns Off 5K

Freeze Your Buns Off 5K

| December 14, 2014 | 1 Comment

Burn off those extra holiday calories and earn money for the Special Olympics Maryland at the 2nd Annual Freeze Your Buns 5K Walk/Run sponsored by the Anne Arundel Community College Department of Public Safety and Police on Saturday, Jan. 17. Race day registration begins at 9 a.m. The race begins at 10 a.m. until noon […]

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For baby boomers and beyond – sing with the AACC Encore Chorale this spring

For baby boomers and beyond – sing with the AACC Encore Chorale this spring

| December 14, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Encore Chorale invites you to join us for our Winter/Spring season of singing starting on Monday, January 12 from 2:00pm-3:30pm for 15 weeks at the Anne Arundel Community College.  Registration is now open at www.aacc.edu/lifestages. Encore singers improve their voices, meet new friends and enjoy a great new adventure singing challenging music in four […]

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Tickets available for annual Martin Luther King Breakfast

Tickets available for annual Martin Luther King Breakfast

| December 13, 2014 | 1 Comment

Ticket sales are underway for the 34th annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Breakfast on Monday, Jan. 19, at Anne Arundel Community College. For the first time, this year’s guest speaker is a middle school student, Katherine Hernandez Marroquin. Doors open at 7:30 a.m., and the program begins at 8 a.m. in the David […]

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Rotary of South AA announces Lights of Kindness awards

Rotary of South AA announces Lights of Kindness awards

| December 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

In its 1st year, this new fundraising event organized by the Rotary Club of South Anne Arundel County and sponsored by Homestead Gardens, Merrill Lynch, and Killarney House concluded on Sunday September 7th at 3pm. Nineteen charities and their sponsoring organizations were represented in the Christmas Tree decorating competition which attracted thousands of visitors over four days […]

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USNA swag sent into orbit with Orion

USNA swag sent into orbit with Orion

| December 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

Onboard last Friday’s successful launch of Orion were several small items from the Naval Academy donated by former NASA astronaut and Class of 1973 graduate of the academy, Ken Reightler, who is also a former executive of Lockheed Martin and currently the Distinguished Professor and Robert A. Heinlein Chair in the aerospace engineering department at […]

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Rotary of South AA awarded Foundation of the Year

Rotary of South AA awarded Foundation of the Year

| December 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

In its 14th year, the Community Foundation of Anne Arundel County (CFAAC) hosted the Celebration of Philanthropy Awards Luncheon at the Annapolis Double Tree Hotel on November 21, 2014.  CFAAC recognized the individuals, families, businesses and civic organizations, whose generosity, philanthropic leadership, and motivation of others improves the quality of life for all in Anne Arundel County.  The […]

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New watershed grant program for Anne Arundel County

New watershed grant program for Anne Arundel County

| December 12, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Anne Arundel County Department of Public Works and the Chesapeake Bay Trust announce a new grant program, the Watershed Restoration Grant Program, to support restoration activities throughout Anne Arundel County to improve water quality in local streams and rivers. The grant program was created to engage local nonprofit organizations, landowners, and communities in efforts […]

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Fire engine backs into Cape St. Claire firehouse, causes partial collapse

Fire engine backs into Cape St. Claire firehouse, causes partial collapse

| December 12, 2014 | 1 Comment

Full service continues from the Cape Saint Claire Fire Station after a Thursday night collision involving a piece of fire apparatus caused substantial damage to the building. The station, located at 1411 Cape St. Claire Road, was damaged in a backing accident involving a 2012 Pierce Arrow Pumper/Tanker (designated as Engine 194). The incident occurred […]

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