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Police release name of man killed in Robinwood neighborhood

Police release name of man killed in Robinwood neighborhood

| June 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis Police Department has released the name of the man who was shot to death in a car in the City’s Robinwood community. This is the 6th murder in the City of Annapolis this year as police try to get a handle on a marked increase in violent crime. https://twitter.com/iAmNEW_/status/747243379377876992 The victim of the […]

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Another <del>shooting</del> murder in Annapolis’ Robinwood public housing neighborhood

Another shooting murder in Annapolis’ Robinwood public housing neighborhood

| June 26, 2016 | 1 Comment

UPDATE:  According to a Twitter search, it appears that the victim did indeed pass away from injuries received from this shooting. This is the 6th homicide in Annapolis this year. https://twitter.com/iAmNEW_/status/747243379377876992 Annapolis police are reporting that a man has been shot in the Robinwood community. On June 26th at 4:13 p.m. officers responded to the […]

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First Sunday Arts Festival on July 3rd is packed with excitement

First Sunday Arts Festival on July 3rd is packed with excitement

| June 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

Art and Entertainment will fill the air in the Annapolis Arts District on Sunday July 3rd from 11am to 5pm as the First Sunday Arts Festival celebrates with over 130 local and regional artists and crafters showcasing a wide range of handcrafted and original items made locally. You will find  local artisan vendors on West […]

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Motorcyclist killed in Crofton hit and run accident

Motorcyclist killed in Crofton hit and run accident

| June 26, 2016 | 1 Comment

On June 25th 2016 at approximately 11:32 pm officers responded to MD Rt. 3 at Capital Raceway Road for a multiple vehicle crash involving a passenger vehicle and a motorcycle. Preliminary investigation revealed a Kawasaki motorcycle was south bound on MD Rt. 3 approaching Capital Raceway Road. Witness stated that a light colored van or […]

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Annapolis Fire Department wins International safety award

Annapolis Fire Department wins International safety award

| June 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides announced that the Annapolis Fire Department will receive the International Association of Fire Chief’s annual Billy Goldfeder Fire Service Organizational Safety Award. The award is presented annually to fire service organizations that have demonstrated an outstanding commitment or significant contribution to health and safety. The Annapolis Fire Department is receiving this […]

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Don’t forget Tides and Tunes every Thursday at AMM

Don’t forget Tides and Tunes every Thursday at AMM

| June 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis Maritime Museum (AMM) is excited to present the free summertime concert series, Tides and Tunes. Presented by Adams Chrysler Dodge Jeep RAM, Tides and Tunes is a free family-friendly and dog-friendly weekly concert series held every Thursday from June 16 to August 18 at AMM’s campus, Beachside 723 Second St., Annapolis, 21403. Each […]

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Rotary and Nationals team up to beat polio

Rotary and Nationals team up to beat polio

| June 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Washington Nationals and Rotary International including the Annapolis Rotary Club are hosting an End Polio NOW! Ticket Fundraiser at 7:15 p.m. Saturday, July 2, at Nationals Park in Washington, D.C.  The Nationals will play the Cincinnati Reds. The general public can join special guest RI President John Germ for the 7th annual End Polio […]

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Annapolis’ Stanton Community Center to expand hours

Annapolis’ Stanton Community Center to expand hours

| June 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

Mayor Michael Pantelides and Ward Two Alderman Fred Paone announce that the Stanton Community Center Youth Recreation Programs will be available to the public on the weekends, starting on July 1. The Stanton Community Center, located at 92 West Washington Street in Annapolis, will offer an open gym opportunity to anyone who wants to come […]

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A booming Fourth of July planned for Annapolis

A booming Fourth of July planned for Annapolis

| June 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

Mayor Michael Pantelides invites all residents to the Annapolis 4th of July parade and fireworks on Monday, July 4th.  The parade will begin at 6:30 p.m. at Amos Garrett Boulevard and proceed along West Street, around Church Circle, and down Main Street. Following the parade, the United States Naval Academy Concert Band will perform a public concert […]

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Local embroidery artist helps foster youth share their voice

Local embroidery artist helps foster youth share their voice

| June 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

After over 200+ hours of work, 15+ yards of fabric, batting, and skilled embroidery, 12 current foster youth were provided a medium to share their experiences in foster care through a quilt commissioned by Anne Arundel County Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA), Inc.  The Silenced Voices of Foster Care Quilt© was created by Ms. Geri […]

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Celebrate Independence Day with the Bowie Baysox

Celebrate Independence Day with the Bowie Baysox

| June 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Bowie Baysox announce today the Red, White and Boom All-American Independence Day Celebration at Prince George’s Stadium Monday, July 4, as the team takes on the Trenton Thunder at 6:35 p.m. The event features the popular Independence Day Barbecue and the finest fireworks display in the region following the game, presented by BGE. The […]

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Two county firefighters injured in ambulance crash

Two county firefighters injured in ambulance crash

| June 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

Two firefighters injured in a motor vehicle collision Thursday evening in Severn have been released from Shock Trauma. Around 7:00 p.m., the Basic Life Support ambulance from the Harmans/Dorsey Fire Station was responding to a medical emergency in the Severn area when it was involved in a collision with a tractor-trailer on Route 170 (Telegraph […]

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Gordon LIghtfoot, The Bangles, Graham Nash, all coming to Rams Head On Stage

Gordon LIghtfoot, The Bangles, Graham Nash, all coming to Rams Head On Stage

| June 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

06/24 Seldom Scene 06/25 Jorma Kaukonen *All Ages Matinee 06/25 Psycho Killers: A Tribute to The Talking Heads 06/26 Jim Brickman 06/27 Peter Asher & Albert Lee 06/28 Mali Music 06/29 Vonda Shepard 06/30 Whitford St. Holmes 07/02 The Idol Kings: A Tribute To Tom Petty, Journey & John Mellencamp 07/01 A Tribute to Count […]

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Pure Zeppelin Experience at Maryland Hall to benefit MS

Pure Zeppelin Experience at Maryland Hall to benefit MS

| June 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

Okay Annapolis Maryland  – June 25, 2016 – 8pm – Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts  For one special night, let the Pure Zeppelin Experience transport you back to a time when a “Stairway to Heaven” was the only way to experience “The Hammer of the Gods!” Special guest’s the “Annapolis High School Chamber Orchestra” […]

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Local addiction treatment center provides innovative solution to heroin epidemic

Local addiction treatment center provides innovative solution to heroin epidemic

| June 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

It is widely known that our communities are in the midst of a devastating opioid epidemic that is killing Marylanders in record numbers. The glaring truth is that the addiction treatment industry has been ineffective and insufficient to meet the needs of a growing population of addicts. However, one local treatment center is changing the […]

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A special Fourth of July at the William Paca House and Gardens

A special Fourth of July at the William Paca House and Gardens

| June 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

Historic Annapolis is hosting its annual Fourth of July event at the William Paca House this July 4th. Each year, the event draws both locals and tourists to celebrate the birth of our nation at the home of William Paca, a signer of the Declaration of Independence and a three-term Governor of Maryland. It is […]

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RAAM team biking for Hospice of the Chesapeake

RAAM team biking for Hospice of the Chesapeake

| June 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

A four-person Race Across America (RAAM) cycling team from North Carolina has selected Hospice of the Chesapeake as one of 12 sister hospices to highlight as they ride 3,020 miles from Oceanside, California to Annapolis, Maryland. Since 2012, Team Tri For Hospice has been cycling in events to raise funds and awareness for Hospice and […]

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Italian guitarist Flavio Sala to perform on Friday

Italian guitarist Flavio Sala to perform on Friday

| June 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

On Friday, June 24, at 8 pm, classically trained guitarist Flavio Sala will perform “Mi Guitarra y Mis Amores” (My Guitar and My Loves) a concert that will feature his favorite composers and performers taking music from several countries around the world and showcasing his captivating versatility as a performer. From classical music to jazz, […]

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Leukemia Cup Regatta nets nearly $250,000

Leukemia Cup Regatta nets nearly $250,000

| June 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Maryland Chapter of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society held the 24th Annual Annapolis Leukemia Cup Regatta on June 3rd and 4th. 96 boats participated in the Regatta and $220,000 was raised for the mission of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Leukemia Cup Sailing Regatta is a thrilling series of […]

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Visit Annapolis outlines August area events

Visit Annapolis outlines August area events

| June 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

Visit Annapolis & Anne Arundel County (VAAAC) wants to make it easy for individuals to enjoy the many exciting events and activities that will be taking place in Annapolis and Anne Arundel County, Maryland in August 2016. To assist individuals who are making advance plans for business or vacation travel, VAAAC has put together a […]

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Data breach suspected at Annapolis city garages

Data breach suspected at Annapolis city garages

| June 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

UPDATE: We have tried to contact SP+, the City’s parking contractor, and they are unwilling to make any statement at this time regarding the breach. We did speak with Rhonda Wardlaw (Annapolis Public Information Officer) and she did tell us that at this point they do not know the extent of the breach; but that […]

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AACPS adds new sites to summer meals program

AACPS adds new sites to summer meals program

| June 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel County Public Schools will continue to provide nutritional resources for children across the county again this summer, expanding its free summer meals program to serve as many young people as possible (goal of 100,000 meals) by the time school resumes in August.  The program will begin on Monday, June 20 and run Monday […]

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