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Fire Department’s newest K9 “Spice” receives badge from County Executive Schuh

Fire Department’s newest K9 “Spice” receives badge from County Executive Schuh

| July 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

K9 Spice, is the Anne Arundel County Fire Department’s newest accelerant detection canine; and she received her badge from County Executive Steve Schuh today at the West Annapolis fire station. K9 Spice is a 23-month-old black Labrador Retriever. She was whelped (born) in Mexico. At three months of age, she entered into the Puppies Behind […]

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Man receives 20 years for burglary and assault of elderly couple

Man receives 20 years for burglary and assault of elderly couple

| July 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel County State’s Attorney Wes Adams announced today that Travis Evans, 29, was sentenced by Circuit Court Judge Michele J. Jaklitsch to 20 years in prison for the burglary and assault of an Anne Arundel County elderly couple in October of 2013. Evans is currently serving a 60-year sentence in Prince Georges County for […]

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Half- off tickets  for the 49th Annual Maryland Seafood Festival

Half- off tickets for the 49th Annual Maryland Seafood Festival

| July 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

Endless summer fun continues at the 49th Annual Maryland Seafood Festival on September 10th and 11th at Sandy Point State Park in Annapolis. New this year is a Sand Soccer Tournament with 40 plus teams of youth and adults, along with over 100 mouthwatering foods, including the popular Maryland crab sold by professional food vendors. […]

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Marxology at AACPL

Marxology at AACPL

| July 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel County Public Library will present a new movie series: Marx Brothers Madness. The Enoch Pratt Free Library’s resident Marxologist John Damond, will introduce the Marx Brothers’ films, including movie history, background information and fun facts and tidbits about the brothers. The film series will feature three Marx Brothers films, two of which are […]

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First AACC/UMB Physicians Assistant class graduates

First AACC/UMB Physicians Assistant class graduates

| July 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel Community College and University of Maryland Baltimore’s Collaborative Physician Assistant program graduated 36 students on Thursday, July 21.  This was the first graduation through the collaborative program, where all graduates qualify as candidates for a Master of Health Science degree through AACC’s partnership with UMB. Albert J. Struck, PA-C, a clinical provider with […]

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Fence & Deck Connection, ABC-2 team up to improve The Children’s Home

Fence & Deck Connection, ABC-2 team up to improve The Children’s Home

| July 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

Fence & Deck Connection and WMAR ABC2, along with a group of other local businesses and contractors have teamed up to reveal dramatic improvements to The Children’s Home in Catonsville, MD. The Children’s Home is a non-profit Baltimore area foster home for children ages 13-21 who are there due to abuse, neglect and abandonment. The […]

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AACC welcomes two new trustees

AACC welcomes two new trustees

| July 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel Community College’s board of trustees welcomes two new members – Lawrence W. Ulvila Jr. and Adam J. Hertz – who recently were appointed by Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan. Ulvila, an Annapolis resident, also chairs the Anne Arundel Medical Center Outreach Council on Mental Illness and Alcohol/Substance Use and is on the board of […]

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Key School announces annual 5K/10K Run and Fun Run

Key School announces annual 5K/10K Run and Fun Run

| July 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

The annual Key School 5K/10K Run and Family Fun Run will be held on Sunday, October 23, 2016 in Hillsmere Shores. Sponsored by the Key School Parents’ Association, the races will begin at 9:00 a.m. at the School’s campus, 534 Hillsmere Drive, Annapolis. Runners will wind their way through the scenic community of Hillsmere Shores […]

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Police respond to stabbing in Annapolis

Police respond to stabbing in Annapolis

| July 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

Officers responded to a home in the 100 block of South Southwood Avenue last night for a report of a stabbing and found an adult male victim stabbed in the head.  The victim reported that his roommate, David Raymond, 62, of Annapolis stabbed him in the head.  The victim was flown to the University of […]

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<em>FOUND!</em><strike>Missing: Critically missing man from Severna Park</strike>

FOUND!Missing: Critically missing man from Severna Park

| July 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

On July 25, 2016 at approximately 6:30 p.m., officers responded to the 300 block of North Drive in Severna Park for a missing person. Offices spoke with family members that advised that William Merelman, who suffers from dementia, left his house at approximately 5:30 p.m. and they were unable to locate him. An extensive search […]

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David Orso Group of CENTURY 21 recognized nationally

David Orso Group of CENTURY 21 recognized nationally

| July 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

The David Orso Group of CENTURY 21 New Millennium was recently honored for its excellence and professional service at both the regional and national levels. The team was voted “Best in Customer Service” by the readers of What’s Up? Annapolis magazine in its Best of Annapolis 2016 list. This achievement marks the first time that […]

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Trifecta Food Truck Festival this weekend

Trifecta Food Truck Festival this weekend

| July 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

On Saturday, July 30, Maryland’s finest Gourmet Food Trucks will descend on the Racetrack Infield at Maryland State Fairgrounds for the inaugural Trifecta Food Truck Festival; a family-friendly celebration of food, music and local craft beers. The infield will be transformed into a festive playground with an assortment of fun activities for both adults and […]

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AYC to bring Warrior Sailing Program to Annapolis in September

AYC to bring Warrior Sailing Program to Annapolis in September

| July 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

The community of Annapolis is taking a special opportunity to show their appreciation to those Service Members and Veterans that have been wounded in combat, injured outside of combat, or fallen ill during their time of service. For these military Service Members and Veterans, their injuries and medical conditions are not holding them back. For […]

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Boat shows release fall 2016 and spring 2017 details

Boat shows release fall 2016 and spring 2017 details

| July 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis Boat Shows, a premier management company that produces four in-water boat shows each year, announced its 2017 spring boat show schedule.  2017 Spring Annapolis Boat Show Schedule The Bay Bridge Boat Show, an annual springtime in-water powerboat show held in Stevensville, MD at the Bay Bridge Marina will open April 21-23, 2017. This regional show has […]

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Weekend fire destroys old barn in Lothian

Weekend fire destroys old barn in Lothian

| July 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

An early morning fire destroyed a barn and its contents in Lothian. Firefighters responded to the 200 block of Farmhouse Lane just before 1:45 a.m. They arrived to find a large barn completely involved in fire and already beginning to collapse. Firefighters requested a second alarm to assist with water supply and for the ability […]

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Tickets on sale now for the 49th Annual Maryland Seafood Festival

Tickets on sale now for the 49th Annual Maryland Seafood Festival

| July 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

Endless summer fun continues at the 49th Annual Maryland Seafood Festival on September 10th and 11th at Sandy Point State Park in Annapolis. New this year is a Sand Soccer Tournament with 40 plus teams of youth and adults, along with over 100 mouthwatering foods, including the popular Maryland crab sold by professional food vendors. […]

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Local firm, Invenio, earns Hubspot certification

Local firm, Invenio, earns Hubspot certification

| July 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

Invenio SEO, a search engine optimization (SEO) training and service consultancy based in Annapolis recently earned both the Hubspot inbound certification and Hubspot partner program certification through the software company.  Nancy McDonald, the owner of Invenio devoted approximately 16 hours in July to study the videos, review the course materials, and take the test. She […]

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Bet you did not know about the digital archives of the Annapolis Maritime Museum

Bet you did not know about the digital archives of the Annapolis Maritime Museum

| July 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis Maritime Museum received a Strategic Impact Grant from the Arts Council of Anne Arundel County to build a virtual database of archives. This timely grant is making a big impact for the Museum’s online collections, and the Museum’s database has already encouraged local historians to submit their private collections for public use. Over […]

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Spirit expands service from BWI again

Spirit expands service from BWI again

| July 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

Need a vacation from the election season? As the never-ending battle for presidential power plays out on the national stage, Spirit is delivering new escape options from the nation’s capital following the madness of Election Day. So halt those social media rants, turn off your news alerts, and let’s all agree Florida’s Gulf Coast is […]

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Harmans bus accident injures 17

Harmans bus accident injures 17

| July 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

An accident involving a bus injured seventeen people Saturday evening in Harmans. Firefighters responded to the area of Dorsey Road and Shipley Avenue just after 8:40 p.m. They arrived to find a two-vehicle collision involving a bus and a passenger car. As a result of the collision, the bus left the roadway, went through a […]

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West & Rhode Riverkeeper issued 2015 Report Card

West & Rhode Riverkeeper issued 2015 Report Card

| July 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

The West & Rhode Riverkeeper issued its annual report card for 2015.  “The grades for water quality are up significantly,” said Riverkeeper Jeff Holland, “which means we’re making progress as the only citizen-based environmental organization dedicated solely to protecting these two rivers – the West and Rhode Rivers.”  Based on analysis of data gathered by […]

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Check this out from Rams Head On Stage – Scythian and Bret Michaels (not together)

Check this out from Rams Head On Stage – Scythian and Bret Michaels (not together)

| July 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Handmade Quarterly Vol. VI featuring Pressing Strings, Mend The Hollow, Skribe & more Saturday, September 3 8pm | $15   Eric Johnson Wednesday, October 12 8pm | $45   Squirrel Nut Zippers Thursday, October 13 8pm | $45   Parsonsfield Sunday, November 13 1pm | $15 *All Ages Matinee   Bret Michaels Monday, November […]

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