EOA Staff

Eye On Annapolis is a community based site focusing strictly on Anne Arundel County. These staff postings are general news postings made by our team of bloggers throughout the day and are not attributed to any one particular staff person.

rss feed Facebook Twitter YouTube Author's Website

EOA Staff's Latest Posts

Final lectures in advance of Madame Butterfly this weekend

Final lectures in advance of Madame Butterfly this weekend

| March 15, 2017

In anticipation of the performance of Madame Butterfly in March, Annapolis Opera is announcing a new three-part lecture series, Opera Insights, that will provide an opportunity for the public to learn about the history, art, and music that serve as an inspirational backdrop to this classic opera by Puccini.                The first lecture in the series, […]

Continue Reading

AAMC selected to design and test prototype to transform care for older adults

AAMC selected to design and test prototype to transform care for older adults

| March 14, 2017

Anne Arundel Medical Center (AAMC) has been selected as one of four health systems nationally to develop a prototype model aimed to transform care for older adults. With a $250,000 grant from The John A. Hartford Foundation, AAMC will work over the course of 42 months to co-design and test the Age-Friendly Health Systems prototype […]

Continue Reading

Annapolis man charged in child porn case; thousands of images located on computers

Annapolis man charged in child porn case; thousands of images located on computers

| March 14, 2017

On December 20, 2016, the Anne Arundel County Child Abuse Unit initiated an investigation in regards to suspects sharing on-line child pornography. In doing so a detective was able to locate a suspect sharing child pornography. The detective served several subpoenas and obtained a search warrant for the residence in which was identified as sharing […]

Continue Reading

Jeffrey Osborne coming back again at Rams Head On Stage!

Jeffrey Osborne coming back again at Rams Head On Stage!

| March 14, 2017

Rams Head On Stage is a little taste of Nashville, New Orleans, and Austin all rolled up in one!  A small, intimate venue where no seat is more than 68 feet from the stage. A small venue that packs a big punch with top national acts 364 days a year.  Check out the latest shows […]

Continue Reading

New Executive Director take reins at Seeds 4 Success

New Executive Director take reins at Seeds 4 Success

| March 14, 2017

The Board of Directors of Seeds 4 Success is pleased to announce Najiba Hlemi has been named the new Executive Director, effective February 20. Ms. Hlemi brings to her new role a wealth of experience in non-profit management, fundraising, marketing and legislation/advocacy. Hermost recent position was as Executive Director for the DMV Food Truck Association. […]

Continue Reading

Brazen utility scammers targeting Annapolis seniors

Brazen utility scammers targeting Annapolis seniors

| March 14, 2017

The Annapolis Police Department is investigating a series of scams that appear to be targeting seniors.  A suspect dressed as a utility representative claims they need to check something in the house When escorted to check the “issue” a co-conspirator will enter the home and burglarize it. No utility company will send a representative out […]

Continue Reading

Maryland Dove will be docked at City Dock later this week

Maryland Dove will be docked at City Dock later this week

| March 13, 2017

The National Sailing Hall of Fame and Historic St. Mary’s City Museum are pleased to announce that The Maryland Dove, the state’s recreated seventeenth century tall ship, will be on display at Annapolis City Dock March 16 – March 18.  The Maryland Dove, whose home port is at Historic St.Mary’s City museum, is one of five […]

Continue Reading

St. Luke’s concert series to help Back Creek restoration continues this weekend

St. Luke’s concert series to help Back Creek restoration continues this weekend

| March 13, 2017

The Concerts for the Chesapeake series presents The Benfield Brass Band for an hour-long afternoon concert. This traditional British-style band will perform from their varied repertoire on Sunday, March 19 at 5 pm at neighboring Eastport United Methodist Church, 926 Bay Ridge Avenue, Annapolis. A free will offering will be taken to benefit the St. […]

Continue Reading

Get on out and VOLUNTEER!

Get on out and VOLUNTEER!

| March 13, 2017

Many Volunteer positions are available through the Anne Arundel County Volunteer Center. If you do not see an opportunity below that fits your needs, contact the Volunteer Center at [email protected] or 410-897-9207. Check our Website: www.aacvc.org. A few current volunteer opportunities are listed below.   Anne Arundel County Police Department Reserve Officer Program: Volunteers are […]

Continue Reading

Homeschooler Storrie Kulynych-Irvin wins Anne Arundel County Spelling Bee

Homeschooler Storrie Kulynych-Irvin wins Anne Arundel County Spelling Bee

| March 13, 2017

Homeschooled student Storrie Kulynych-Irvin outlasted 30 other champion spellers today capture her second straight Anne Arundel County Spelling Bee championship and earn a trip to the national competition later this year. Storrie, who finished third two years ago, correctly spelled the word mandir in the 49th round to win the title at the 29th annual […]

Continue Reading

South County Concert Association presents A Tribute to Barry Manilow

South County Concert Association presents A Tribute to Barry Manilow

| March 12, 2017

The South County Concert Association presents Jim Witter in A Tribute to Barry Manilow on Monday March 20, 2017 , at Southern High School, 4400 Solomon’s Island Road, Harwood, MD starting at 7:30 p.m.  This awad-winning performer will pay tribute to Barry Manilow, one of the most iconic singer/songwriter in popular music history.  Come and […]

Continue Reading

Annapolis bulkhead project wins award

Annapolis bulkhead project wins award

| March 12, 2017

Phase 2 of the Annapolis City Dock bulkhead replacement project has received an Outstanding Project Award in the American Council of Engineering Companies Maryland (ACEC/MD) 2017 Engineering Excellence Awards competition. Lisa Grieco, PE, the City’s project manager; representatives from EBA Engineering, Inc. (EBA), the designer; and representatives from Cianbro, the general contractor, accepted the award […]

Continue Reading

Library discussions to explore caring for life in the face of life-limiting illness

Library discussions to explore caring for life in the face of life-limiting illness

| March 12, 2017

Hospice of the Chesapeake will host a series of discussions about some of life’s most important choices at the Annapolis Regional Library, 1410 West St. Sponsored by the John & Cathy Belcher Institute for Complex Illness Care at Hospice of the Chesapeake and facilitated by healthcare professionals, the discussions are part of Courageous Conversations; the […]

Continue Reading

Police make arrest in overnight home invasion and shooting

Police make arrest in overnight home invasion and shooting

| March 12, 2017

On March 12, 2017 at approximately 12:26 a.m., officers responded to a residence in the 8100 Blk. Edge Rock Way in for a home invasion/shooting.   Upon arrival, officers located two adult males inside the house suffering from non-life threatening gunshot wounds. Investigation revealed that two suspects knocked on the door of the home and forced […]

Continue Reading

Community action group uplifts pediatric hospice program with donations

Community action group uplifts pediatric hospice program with donations

| March 12, 2017

When United Communities Against Poverty, Inc., CEO and President Rasheeda Jamison-Harriott learned they had extra toys and other children’s gifts they had received as donations that were looking for a home, she tasked the organization’s Volunteer and Donation Services Manager Deborah Ellison to find a worthy organization. So, Ellison did what most of us do […]

Continue Reading

Light House gets a new Executive Director

Light House gets a new Executive Director

| March 11, 2017

The Light House: A Homeless Prevention Support Center has announced that Tyra Parker, Executive Director has resigned for personal reasons. The Light House Board of Directors is please to announce that Jo Ann Mattson, the current Director of Development and Communications, has assumed the role as Acting Executive Director. Ms. Mattson, a long-time Annapolitan, brings […]

Continue Reading

Junior League announces 10th Annual Volunteers On The Run 5K

Junior League announces 10th Annual Volunteers On The Run 5K

| March 11, 2017

Junior League of Annapolis, Inc. (JLA) will host its tenth annual Jennifer Summers Barrett Memorial Volunteers on the Run 5K fundraiser event on Saturday, May 13, 2017. Race begins at 10:00 am on the Baltimore and Annapolis (B&A) Trail at the corner of Evergreen Road and Baltimore Annapolis Road in Severna Park. Open to the […]

Continue Reading

Baysox unveil 2017 promotional schedule

Baysox unveil 2017 promotional schedule

| March 11, 2017

The Bowie Baysox announce today the promotional schedule for the 2017 season. The schedule includes 19 fireworks nights, including a special display for the Fourth of July, plus special events for the team’s 25th Season Celebration. The celebration will be held Saturday, June 17 with a commemorative team card set giveaway and 25th Season kids […]

Continue Reading

One dead in late night Pasadena fire

One dead in late night Pasadena fire

| March 11, 2017

One person has died and another is in critical condition following a fire at a home in Pasadena late Friday night. Just after 11:30 p.m. neighbors in the 4400 block of Forsythia Lane called 9-1-1 reporting a dwelling fire with possible occupants trapped. The callers reported that two residents lived in the home and were […]

Continue Reading

Green Restaurant Week comes to Annapolis and Anne Arundel County this week

Green Restaurant Week comes to Annapolis and Anne Arundel County this week

| March 10, 2017

This March, St. Patrick’s Day isn’t the only reason to go green.  Anne Arundel County and the City of Annapolis have teamed up to offer Green Restaurant Week beginning Sunday, March 12 and running through the end of the week.  Green Restaurant Week celebrates the Anne Arundel and Annapolis restaurants certified with environmental best practices […]

Continue Reading

Bowie Baysox ready to celebrate Pi/Pie Day

Bowie Baysox ready to celebrate Pi/Pie Day

| March 10, 2017

The Bowie Baysox announce today that their lovable mascot Louie is ready for March Madness and he is again celebrating it with pie. Louie’s Pie Madness extravaganza will feature two special pre-season ticket offers leading up to the Baysox in-season celebration of Pi(e) Night Friday, April 28 at 7:05 p.m. Promotions Manager Chris Rogers is […]

Continue Reading

5 County schools earn awards for wellness

5 County schools earn awards for wellness

| March 10, 2017

As the administrative adviser of the school system’s Wellness Council, Deputy Superintendent Monique Jackson surprised the principals at Benfield, Germantown, and Oak Hill elementary schools and Northeast and South River high schools today with news that their school communities had earned a 2016 AACPS Wellness School of Distinction award.  The award recognizes schools that demonstrate […]

Continue Reading