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Champion’s Talia Tiffany named settlement attorney

Champion’s Talia Tiffany named settlement attorney

| August 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

One of Champion Realty’s multi-faceted agents is now the title company’s settlement attorney. Talia Tiffany, Esq., graduated from the University of Georgia Law School in 2010.  Prior to joining Champion Realty Title, she practiced real estate, banking, business and corporate law at a boutique law firm in Annapolis. In 2013 she became a real estate […]

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Community Helpers Day at AACPL next week

Community Helpers Day at AACPL next week

| August 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Anne Arundel County Public Library (AACPL) will host a family-friendly gathering of local everyday heroes at the Annapolis Regional Library for its ‘Community Helpers Day’ on Wednesday, August 5. Barring an emergency, children and families will be able to take an up-close look at a fire engine, police car, public works trucks, a K-9 […]

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Local energy firm receives grant

Local energy firm receives grant

| August 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

XChanger Companies has been awarded its second $100,000 grant from the University of Maryland’s Center for Environmental Energy Engineering. The grant money will be used to install another patented XChanger HVAC air flow technology system in a commercial building space. The first grant the company received was used in the Holmatro USA commercial manufacturing facility […]

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“Reflections ” exhibit at BWI Airport features local artists

“Reflections ” exhibit at BWI Airport features local artists

| August 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

The public is invited to the opening reception of the Arts Council of Anne Arundel County sponsored exhibit “Reflections,” on August 11th at Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport between concourses C & D from 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. The juried group show features two dimensional work by Anne Arundel County artists includes thirty-eight pieces […]

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Campus greening at St. Anne’s School of Annapolis

Campus greening at St. Anne’s School of Annapolis

| August 1, 2015 | 1 Comment

A few improvements to the campus exterior are taking place this summer at St. Anne’s School of Annapolis. Learning takes place outside just as much as inside the classroom. These improvements will support that learning by enhancing the school’s “outdoor classroom.” As outlined in the 2014-2017 Strategic Plan: Inspire, Inquire, Innovate St. Anne’s School is […]

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Volunteer Center accepting nominations for Hall of Fame Awards

Volunteer Center accepting nominations for Hall of Fame Awards

| July 31, 2015 | 1 Comment

Nominations are currently being accepted for the 11th Volunteer Project Hall of Fame Awards Luncheon which will be on Thursday, November 5, 2015, 11:30 am to 2:00 pm at the Blue Dolphin Restaurant in Gambrills, MD. These annual awards, sponsored by the Anne Arundel County Volunteer Center and the Coordinators of Volunteers of Anne Arundel […]

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Providence Center, MRA, and AACC partner for healthier rivers

Providence Center, MRA, and AACC partner for healthier rivers

| July 31, 2015 | 1 Comment

Providence Center, a non-profit organization that serves adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities in Anne Arundel County is teaming up with the Magothy River Association (MRA) and Anne Arundel Community College (AACC) to make our rivers healthier. The organizations are producing a floating garden at Providence Center’s greenhouses that will provide both a natural filtration […]

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Navy Football Fan Fest next weekend

Navy Football Fan Fest next weekend

| July 30, 2015 | 1 Comment

Navy fans are invited to the 2015 Navy Football Fan Fest/Media Day on Saturday, August 8 from 10 a.m.-12 noon at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium. Navy players will sign autographs on the blue side (press box side) concourse from 10:00-11:00 AM., before moving down to the field to interact with the fans on the field.  […]

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Tickes on sale for Wellness House’s La Fiesta Americana

Tickes on sale for Wellness House’s La Fiesta Americana

| July 30, 2015 | 1 Comment

Tickets are now available for the annual La Fiesta Americana benefitting Wellness House of Annapolis and its free cancer support programs and services. The annual event is being hosted by Homestead Gardens on Saturday, August 29, from 6:00-10:00 p.m. at Homestead Garden’s Davidsonville location (743 W. Central Avenue). Tickets for La Fiesta Americana are $100 […]

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Celebrate Philanthropy nominations are open

Celebrate Philanthropy nominations are open

| July 30, 2015 | 1 Comment

Nominations are currently being accepted for the 15th Celebrate Philanthropy! Awards Luncheon which will be on Friday, November 20th, , 2015, 11.30 am to 2.00 pm, at the Loews Annapolis Hotel. The categories for nominations are Philanthropist, Volunteer, Corporate Philanthropist, and Foundation of the Year. Forms can be downloaded from www.cfaac.org. The deadline to submit […]

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Unlimited samples of 60 wines and 40 brews at Kegs and Corks Fest

Unlimited samples of 60 wines and 40 brews at Kegs and Corks Fest

| July 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

 Get your tickets now for the Fourth Annual Kegs and Corks Craft Beer and Maryland Wine Festival on August 15, 2015 at the Anne Arundel County Fairgrounds. In the Maryland Wine Pavilion, guests can sample over 60 exceptional wines from 14 Maryland wineries, while enjoying crab cakes, fresh oysters, and shrimp. The Craft Beer Corral, […]

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Annapolis Police to celebrate National Night Out on August 4th

Annapolis Police to celebrate National Night Out on August 4th

| July 29, 2015 | 1 Comment

National Night Out (NNO) celebrations are held each year to bring communities together to support crime prevention and education.  NNO helps communities prevent crime by strengthening police-community partnerships and neighborhood spirit.  NNO sends a message to criminals that the community is organized and fighting back against crime.  The Annapolis Police Department is hosting a National […]

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Double amputee rides across America to raise funds, awareness for service members

Double amputee rides across America to raise funds, awareness for service members

| July 29, 2015 | 1 Comment

On June 1, 2015, just one day after completing a marathon, Toran Gaal set out on his Ride Across America, an epic 3,800 mile journey by handcycle. Gaal is cycling from San Diego to Arlington to raise funds and awareness for the Semper Fi Fund. Now more than halfway through his cross-country adventure, Gaal is […]

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Missing teen’s body recovered in Severna Park

Missing teen’s body recovered in Severna Park

| July 28, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner has completed the autopsy on remains recovered in Severna Park last night. It was approximately 7:00 p.m. when officers found a decomposing body in the area of the 200 block of Riverdale Road.  The remains have been positively identified via dental records as Mr. Dominic Anthony Tipton a missing person. […]

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BikeAAA distributes hundreds of helmets to county children

BikeAAA distributes hundreds of helmets to county children

| July 28, 2015 | 1 Comment

Bicycle Advocates for Annapolis & Anne Arundel County (“BikeAAA”) in partnership with several other organizations has been busy this summer  providing bicycle safety instruction and bike helmets to hundreds of Anne Arundel County children and adults.    BikeAAA is an all-volunteer 501c3 that advocates for safe biking for transportation, recreation and health countywide. BikeAAA organized this […]

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AACC concert series on tap for August

AACC concert series on tap for August

| July 28, 2015 | 1 Comment

Rousing marches and energetic medleys will be featured at the “Summer Concert” at 2 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 2, in the Robert E. Kauffman Theater in the Pascal Center for Performing Arts at Anne Arundel Community College. The AACC Concert Band, conducted by adjunct music faculty Paul Dembowki, will join with the Broadneck Area Summer Band […]

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Rams Head On Stage announces new shows

Rams Head On Stage announces new shows

| July 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

07/28 Guitar Masters Andy McKee, Antoine Dufour & Stephen Bennett 07/29 ‘The Handmade Quarterly’ Vol. III featuring Higher Hands, Bumpin’ Uglies, Pressing Strings & Skribe 07/30 Damon Fowler & Jason Ricci 07/31 Howie Day: CD Release w. Anna Rose 08/01 Delbert McClinton w. Brian Dunne 08/02 Walter Trout 08/03 Gin Blossoms 08/04 Donavon Frankenreiter w. […]

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Battle of the Bands concludes after 17 years

Battle of the Bands concludes after 17 years

| July 27, 2015 | 1 Comment

Today, the Anne Arundel County High School Battle of the Bands has announced the conclusion of the annual Annapolis-based event, after 17 consecutive years at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts in Annapolis. Founded by Nancy Almgren in 1999 as a way to expose County residents to talented musicians from all of the area high […]

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AACC professor selected for national STEM award

AACC professor selected for national STEM award

| July 27, 2015 | 4 Comments

Alycia A. Marshall, Ph.D., chair of Anne Arundel Community College’s mathematics department, was chosen for a top national honor in the science, technology, mathematics and engineering (STEM) field. INSIGHT into Diversity magazine named her one of 100 Inspiring Women in STEM in recognition of her leadership in mentoring, teaching and encouraging students to major in […]

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Navy names new assistant women’s basketball coach

Navy names new assistant women’s basketball coach

| July 26, 2015 | 1 Comment

Navy head women’s basketball coach Stefanie Pemper announced today the hiring of Ashley Langford as an assistant coach.  Langford comes to Navy from the University of Denver where she had been an assistant for the last three seasons.  “I am really excited to add Ashley to our staff,” said Pemper. “She was the first person […]

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Annapolis Shakespeare Company comes to Reynolds Tavern

Annapolis Shakespeare Company comes to Reynolds Tavern

| July 26, 2015 | 1 Comment

Annapolis Shakespeare Company is proud to announce their production, The Servant of Two Masters, a Helen Hayes Awards © recommended production. A Helen Hayes Award © is a theater award named for the famed actress Helen Hayes to recognize excellence in professional theater in the Washington, D.C. area since 1983. The awards are named in tribute to Helen Hayes, known as […]

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Citizen input needed on Odenton Town Center, meeting on August 5th

Citizen input needed on Odenton Town Center, meeting on August 5th

| July 25, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Anne Arundel County Office of Planning and Zoning invites business leaders, stakeholders, and citizens interested in future growth of the Odenton Town Center to join staff at a meeting to discuss the Preliminary Draft OTC Master Plan.  “Public input is crucial to putting forth a long-term, sustainable plan for the Odenton Town Center,” said […]

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