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Treaty of Paris Center makes debut on January 3rd

Treaty of Paris Center makes debut on January 3rd

| December 7, 2014 | 1 Comment

Annapolis has never had an interpretive center dedicated to the Treaty of Paris Period (1783-87), the time between the Revolution and the Constitution, when Annapolis hosted the unicameral Congress (including delegates Thomas Jefferson and James Monroe); when George Washington resigned from the Army; when arguably the most important document in American history—the Treaty of Paris—was […]

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2nd Annual SantaCon scheduled for Saturday December 13th

2nd Annual SantaCon scheduled for Saturday December 13th

| December 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

2nd Annual Annapolis SantaCon organized by the Hospice Hundred Committee benefiting Chesapeake Kids. To participate in the fabulously fun pub crawl you must purchase a general admission ticket for $20 or VIP ticket for $40.  Limited tickets available! **VIP ticket $40 – Along with the specials offered at each bar during the bar crawl, you get free access to the pre-party at the […]

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Catch the Severn Sleigh this week at your local Severn Savings Bank

Catch the Severn Sleigh this week at your local Severn Savings Bank

| December 6, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Severn Sleigh will be out in the community this week spreading the word about Severn Bank and holiday cheer.  They will be visiting areas around each of their branches during the week the week of December 8th. They will be buying our neighbors in the community a cup of coffee or a donut;  and at the […]

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Hospice of the Chesapeake announces 2015 Hospice Royale

Hospice of the Chesapeake announces 2015 Hospice Royale

| December 6, 2014 | 1 Comment

The community is invited to come and celebrate at Hospice of the Chesapeake’s Annual Gala from 6 p.m. to midnight on March 21, 2015 at the Hilton Baltimore BWI Hotel. The gala titled 2015 Hospice Royale, is the nonprofit’s signature  black tie event featuring an open bar, fine cuisine, a silent and live auction, and […]

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Electronic navigation for non-technical people

Electronic navigation for non-technical people

| December 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum is offering its Electronic Navigation for Non-Technical People workshop on Saturday, January 10 from 10 a.m. to noon, with class size limited and pre-registration needed. “Interest in this program is high because it’s specifically for the non-technical person,” said CBMM Boatyard Program Manager Jennifer Kuhn. “We had a waiting list […]

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Virginia man caught trying to claim funds intended for active duty military

Virginia man caught trying to claim funds intended for active duty military

| December 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

On December 2, 2014, the Anne Arundel County Police Department was contacted by the Coast Guard Investigative Service (CGIS) out of the Coast Guard Yard located at 2401 Hawkins Point Road in Curtis Bay in reference to a fraud scheme being conducted by 28-year-old Sterling Orlando Scott, a recently discharged military member. Eastern District detectives […]

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AACC Selected for National Grant to Train Low-Income Adults

AACC Selected for National Grant to Train Low-Income Adults

| December 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel Community College recently celebrated 100 students’ completion of training that makes them eligible to work as casino dealers through a grant from the Walmart Brighter Futures 2.0 Project. AACC is one of 12 community colleges in the nation selected to participate in the $3.5 million grant from the Walmart Foundation to the League […]

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Miss Shirley’s announces holiday inspired specials for December

Miss Shirley’s announces holiday inspired specials for December

| December 4, 2014 | 1 Comment

Thanksgiving has passed, marking the beginning of the Holiday Season! This year, Miss Shirley’s Café will be celebrating the winter weather with all-new Flavorful & Festive Monthly Specials. When we think of the Holidays, one thing comes to mind – Desserts! So, Corporate Executive Chef Brigitte Bledsoe and her culinary team looked to a few […]

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The Naval Academy Spouses’ and Civilians’ Club to host Holiday Luncheon

The Naval Academy Spouses’ and Civilians’ Club to host Holiday Luncheon

| December 4, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Naval Academy Spouses’ and Civilians’ Club will host their annual holiday luncheon on Monday, December 8, 2014, at the DoubleTree Hotel, 210 Holiday Court, Annapolis, starting at 10:00am with shopping at Temptations Gift Shop from the Navy Yard followed by a buffet luncheon at 11:30am. There will be entertainment and a raffle for a variety of donated items with […]

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Galesville Heritage Society lecture and dinner scheduled

Galesville Heritage Society lecture and dinner scheduled

| December 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Come to the Galesville Heritage Society’s Quarterly Dinner for good food and a great lecture.  The menu will be ham and turkey, potatoes, vegetables, salad and dessert. The price for the dinner is $15 per person for members and $20 for nonmembers. Reservations: contact Dee Dixon, 410-867-3622 or email dewhitman@verizon.net by Friday, Dec. 5. The […]

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BGE offers holiday safety tips

BGE offers holiday safety tips

| December 3, 2014 | 1 Comment

For many families across central Maryland the Thanksgiving holiday marks the beginning of the holiday lighting season for homes and businesses. As safety is a top priority at Baltimore Gas and Electric Company (BGE), the company is providing customers with holiday lighting safety tips and information on preventing winter fires. BGE urges customers to take […]

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Schuh announces Director of Social Services recommendation

Schuh announces Director of Social Services recommendation

| December 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

County Executive Steve Schuh today announced his intention to recommend to the Maryland Secretary of Human Resources the appointment of Carnitra White as Anne Arundel County Director of Social Services. “Carnitra is a skilled professional who will work hard to ensure the best services for our citizens,” said Schuh. “Her unrivaled passion and skill make […]

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Upcoming at Rams Head On Stage

Upcoming at Rams Head On Stage

| December 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

12/03 Chuck Ragan w. Adam Faucett 12/04 Amy Ray of Indigo Girls w. Danielle Howle 12/05 Herman’s Hermits Starring Peter Noone 12/06 Adrian Belew Power Trio w. Saul Zonana 12/07 Motown & More: A Holiday Celebration 12/08 Robert Glasper 12/09 Sadie and the Hotheads feat. Elizabeth McGovern of Downton Abbey 12/10 Peter White’s Christmas feat. […]

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Airport exhibit spotlights AACC students’ designs

Airport exhibit spotlights AACC students’ designs

| December 2, 2014 | 1 Comment

Students from Anne Arundel Community College were selected to compete in a first-of-its-kind design competition and are featured in The Art of Living exhibition at Dulles International Airport through November. The innovative project, which merges fashion and interior design, opened Sept. 29, at Reagan National Airport in Washington, D.C. Created with support from and in […]

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Watermark’s Group Sales Manager wins tourism award

Watermark’s Group Sales Manager wins tourism award

| December 2, 2014 | 1 Comment

Watermark®’s Group Sales Manager Jennifer DeLancey was awarded “New Professional of the Year” by the Maryland Tourism Coalition (formerly Maryland Tourism Council) at the Maryland Tourism & Travel Summit Awards Banquet held at the Ocean City Convention Center on Thursday, November 14. Honored in front of 200 of her peers, Jennifer DeLancey was recognized for […]

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Suspected drunk driver kills friend in Pasadena crash

Suspected drunk driver kills friend in Pasadena crash

| December 2, 2014 | 1 Comment

On December 2, 2014 at approximately 2:30am traffic safety officers and fire department personnel responded to a report of a single vehicle crash on Solley Road at Chestnut Springs Lane in Glen Burnie. Preliminary investigation revealed a black 2005 Honda Civic, occupied by two people, was northbound on Solley Road when it crossed the centerline, […]

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In Vino Veritas returns to St. John’s for 5th year

In Vino Veritas returns to St. John’s for 5th year

| December 2, 2014 | 1 Comment

The 2015 In Vino Veritas, a much anticipated annual, two-day wine event, opens with a dinner and wine tasting that celebrates the legacy of great American winemaking. On February 27, special guest Warren Winiarski (St. John’s College, Class of 1952), founder of Stag’s Leap Wine Cellars, joins a panel of notable winemakers and connoisseurs in […]

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An Annapolis tuba Christmas

An Annapolis tuba Christmas

| December 1, 2014 | 1 Comment

On Saturday, December 20th, join conductor J. Ernest Green for the first TubaChristmas to be held in Annapolis, MD. The outdoor performance (weather permitting) will be from 3:00-4:00 at St. Anne’s Church on Church Circle in Annapolis, MD. If raining, heavy snow, or temperature below 38 degrees, the performance will be indoors at the same address. MERRY TUBACHRISTMAS 2014 concerts will be […]

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Macaroni Kid sponsoring a reindeer roundup for kids

Macaroni Kid sponsoring a reindeer roundup for kids

| December 1, 2014 | 1 Comment

Join Macaroni Kid Annapolis and Paladar Latin Kitchen in their inaugural Reindeer Roundup community-wide holiday scavenger hunt! Beginning December 1st, local families can log on to www.annapolis.macaronikid.com to download and activate their Reindeer Roundup Passport. Visit the participating businesses to find the Macaroni Kid Reindeer and get your Passport stamped or a special code to […]

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Smithsonian curator to lecture at Mitchell Gallery tomorrow

Smithsonian curator to lecture at Mitchell Gallery tomorrow

| December 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

James Ulak, senior curator of Japanese art at the Smithsonian’s Freer and Sackler Galleries, will present a lecture “Road Trip: Hiroshige’s Eye-Opening Travelogue” at St. John’s College. The lecture, which is free and open to the public, will be held in Mellon Hall’s Conversation Room on Tuesday, December 2 at 5:30 p.m.  The lecture explores […]

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Patient First offers winter safety tips

Patient First offers winter safety tips

| November 30, 2014 | 1 Comment

Everyone is calling for a rough winter.  With that in mind, Patient First wants you to remain safe an uninjured and offers these tips for surviving a tough winter in Anne Arundel County! Walking on ice Icy patches can be tough to spot.  The slips and falls that come with ice can be serious.  If […]

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Start the year with AACC classes and events

Start the year with AACC classes and events

| November 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel Community College offers many events open to the community that are organized or hosted by various college departments or programs. Occasionally, times, dates or places of the events change. For the most up-to-date information, visit the event’s web page or the college’s website at http://www.aacc.edu/events. AACC CLASSES January – Registration for spring credit […]

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