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Suspected suicide in Severna Park

Suspected suicide in Severna Park

| September 16, 2014 | 1 Comment

A man, believed to be about 50 years old is believed to have committed suicide along the bike trail near Kinder Road and Lynwood Drive in Severna park this morning. Police were called to the scene of a reported shooting around 7:00am where they discovered the deceased victim. Police do not believe there is any […]

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Goshen Farm wine tasting

Goshen Farm wine tasting

| September 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

If you like good wine and fine food, you’ll want to take part in the Goshen Farm Wine Tasting! The event will be held on Saturday, October 11, from 4 to 7 PM at 1504 Stacey Lane, Annapolis, MD 21409. Goshen Farm is located in the Broadneck area of Annapolis, just off of Cape St. […]

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UPDATE: Shooting at Annapolis rec center

UPDATE: Shooting at Annapolis rec center

| September 16, 2014 | 1 Comment

From the Annapolis Police Department: The victim, a 25 year old man from Annapolis, was at the outdoor basketball courts near the “Pip” Moyer Recreation Center when he became involved in an argument with a male subject known to him.  The suspect left the area and returned with a gun.  The suspect fired several times, […]

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Man shot at Annapolis’ Pip Moyer Rec Center

Man shot at Annapolis’ Pip Moyer Rec Center

| September 15, 2014 | 1 Comment

Annapolis Police are searching for a gunman who shot another man at the Pip Moyer Recreation Center this evening.  Just before 6pm, we received a Tweet from a follower on Twitter. @eyeonannapolis shooting at Pip Rec center. Nobody hit, investigaton just starting. Happened 15 min ago pic.twitter.com/5rrSwbZqPt — Dusty McMullen (@williejones33) September 15, 2014 About […]

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Celebrate philanthropy in November

Celebrate philanthropy in November

| September 15, 2014 | 2 Comments

The 14th Celebrate Philanthropy! Awards Luncheon will be on Friday, November 21st , 2014, 11.30 am to 2.00 pm, at the Doubletree Hotel in Annapolis.  The event is sponsored by the Community Foundation of Anne Arundel County and co-presented by Chaney Enterprises and  Connelly & Associates LLC. The emcee is Carroll Hynson. Awards will be […]

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2nd Annual MEGA Adoption Event planned with PETCO

2nd Annual MEGA Adoption Event planned with PETCO

| September 15, 2014 | 1 Comment

The SPCA of Anne Arundel County and the Glen Burnie PETCO will be holding their Second Annual Mega Adoption Event on September 20th through 21st from 11am until 3pm. This event will be held at the Glen Burnie PETCO located at 6631 Ritchie Highway, Glen Burnie Maryland. With a carnival atmosphere and over 12 local […]

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Key School announces Inaugural Seminar Series for adults

Key School announces Inaugural Seminar Series for adults

| September 15, 2014 | 1 Comment

In the summer of 2014, Key School announced a year-long series of evening seminar discussions for adults. Modeled after seminar classes taught at Key, the Seminar Series for Adults will seek to engage adults from the surrounding community in spirited intellectual conversations about great novels, poems, films, and more. Bob McCarthy and Brian Boyd, both […]

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County cops endorse Johnson for County Executive

County cops endorse Johnson for County Executive

| September 14, 2014 | 2 Comments

The Anne Arundel County Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 70 last night endorsed George Johnson, Democratic Candidate for Anne Arundel County Executive. “This endorsement was very personal for me. To have the support of the men and women who put there lives on the line daily for the citizens of Anne Arundel County means a […]

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Walk to end Alzheimer’s – October 25th

Walk to end Alzheimer’s – October 25th

| September 14, 2014 | 2 Comments

The Alzheimer’s Association Greater Maryland Chapter invites the community to help reclaim the future for millions by participating in the Anne Arundel Walk to End Alzheimer’s®, Saturday, Oct. 25 (rain or shine), at Susan B. Campbell Park (1 Dock St.) in downtown Annapolis. This event provides an opportunity for the community to learn about Alzheimer’s […]

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Happy 35th to Hospice of the Chesapeake

Happy 35th to Hospice of the Chesapeake

| September 14, 2014 | 3 Comments

Hospice of the Chesapeake announced today that it will celebrate several significant milestones on Friday, September 19, 2014, the organization’s 35th anniversary. Over the last twelve months, Hospice of the Chesapeake has cared for more than 5,000 individuals through its many programs and services including hospice care, grief and transition support services through Chesapeake Life […]

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Hospice Cup September 20th

Hospice Cup September 20th

| September 13, 2014 | 2 Comments

Hospice Cup is a charity sailing regatta, raising funds for hospice programs throughout Maryland, Washington DC and Northern Virginia. The focus for 2014 funds is Bereavement care and support. Participating hospices use funds raised through Hospice Cup to continue to offer quality, end-of-life care to patients, their families and friends. No matter your skill level; […]

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Rocksgiving Tournament to benefit CBT and Bowen Family Foundation

Rocksgiving Tournament to benefit CBT and Bowen Family Foundation

| September 13, 2014 | 2 Comments

Chesapeake Harbour Marina is proud to announce Rocksgiving, Annapolis’ premiere Striped Bass Fishing Tournament.  The tournament will be held at Chesapeake Harbour Marina on Saturday, November 15, 2014 and will benefit the Bowen Foundation for Autism and the Chesapeake Bay Trust.  Prizes include $100,000 for a striped bass that breaks the Maryland state record (67.8 […]

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Annapolis Police Department hosts 1 mile challenge for Special Olympics

Annapolis Police Department hosts 1 mile challenge for Special Olympics

| September 13, 2014 | 2 Comments

The Annapolis City Police Department will host the 5th annual One Mile Challenge on Saturday, October 4, 2014 through the Annapolis Historic District. The One Mile Challenge will benefit Special Olympics Maryland (SOMD), which provides year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports events for Maryland’s children and adults with intellectual […]

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McBride Gallery announces fall shows

McBride Gallery announces fall shows

| September 13, 2014 | 1 Comment

The McBride Gallery on Main Street in Annapolis has announced several shows and exhibits that will be featured at the gallery this fall. “The Best of the Chesapeake” Seventh Annual Exhibition, an Invitational group show, with Juried Awards Show Opening /Meet the Artists: Sunday, September 14, 1 – 4pm Awards announced and presented: September 14, […]

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Capriotti’s is coming, Capriotti’s is coming

Capriotti’s is coming, Capriotti’s is coming

| September 12, 2014 | 1 Comment

Capriotti’s Sandwich Shop  is a specialty sandwich shop dedicated to its 38-year old tradition of roasting turkeys overnight and hand-pulling the meat the next morning and will be opening its first location in Annapolis on Monday, September 15th. To celebrate the opening, the Annapolis Capriotti’s is giving: Free Bobbie® sandwiches to the first 100 customers […]

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Nominations sought for 2014 Volunteer Hall of Fame

Nominations sought for 2014 Volunteer Hall of Fame

| September 12, 2014 | 1 Comment

Each year hundreds of volunteers participate in projects/programs that help our community. Many awards are given to recognize groups and individuals for their hard work.  However many of us are unfamiliar with the background, collaboration and impact of the projects themselves. These Awards, sponsored by the Volunteer Center For Anne Arundel County and the Coordinators […]

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Pantelides endorses Schuh for County Executive

Pantelides endorses Schuh for County Executive

| September 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

County Executive candidate Steve Schuh was endorsed today by Annapolis Mayor Mike Pantelides. “I have a solid respect for Delegate Schuh and trust his ability as a leader to get the job done,” Pantelides said. “Creating a cohesive relationship between Annapolis and Anne Arundel County is critical to the success of numerous projects affecting our […]

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Peer Learning Partnership fosters love for learning

Peer Learning Partnership fosters love for learning

| September 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

Join a group that loves learning for the fun of it! Anne Arundel Community College’s Peer Learning Partnership (PLP) is a community of lifelong learners who meet year-round in an academic setting to create opportunities for intellectual development, personal growth, cultural events and social interaction. Get a preview of the winter 2015 PLP courses at […]

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VIBE and The MenZone opening at Robert Andrew

VIBE and The MenZone opening at Robert Andrew

| September 11, 2014 | 2 Comments

Robert Andrew The Collection of Salons and Spas is proud to announce the grand opening of their newest additions, The MenZone and VIBE Salon. The grand opening event will be held on Thursday, September 18th from 4pm to 8pm at The Village at Waugh Chapel, Gambrills, Maryland. The Grand Opening celebration will include a ribbon cutting […]

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Goshen Farm Harvest Dinner

Goshen Farm Harvest Dinner

| September 11, 2014 | 1 Comment

If you like to eat fresh food made from locally-grown ingredients and enjoy supporting the preservation of local history, make plans to attend the Goshen Farm Harvest Dinner, an evening of good food grown, prepared, and served by your neighbors, on Saturday, October 4, from 5 to 7 PM. Enjoy a hearty dinner of spaghetti […]

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Grief support for death of substance abuser

Grief support for death of substance abuser

| September 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Chesapeake Life Center announced today it will begin offering a monthly drop-in support group designed for those who have lost a loved one due to substance abuse. The support group will address the issues common to this particular type of loss and the complex and confusing emotions individuals may feel from 6 to 7:30 p.m. […]

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