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How to meet a rock legend (May 9-10, 2014)

How to meet a rock legend (May 9-10, 2014)

| April 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

History has proved Bill Ward to be a renowned musician. He’s written lyrics, music scores, produced albums, and performed in front of hundreds-of-thousands of fans.  In 1987 he won his first Grammy. In 2006 he was inducted into the Rock Star Hall of Fame. Today he’s about to unveil another side of his artistic talents. […]

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SERC evening lecture series

SERC evening lecture series

| April 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Smithsonian Environmental Research Center (SERC) will be starting their lecture series on April 15th! The free events will be held  on the third Tuesday of every month through November.  One of their ecologists will discuss their research—the Bay, climate change or something unexpected. There will be time for Q&A afterwards. The link to the […]

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Chesapeake Arts Center presents Arts In The Park Festival (May 3, 2014)

Chesapeake Arts Center presents Arts In The Park Festival (May 3, 2014)

| April 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

On Saturday, May 3, 2014, artist and musicians will join forces at the “Arts in the Park Festival” at the Chesapeake Arts Center located at 194 Hammonds Lane, Brooklyn Park, Maryland 21225. Local artists will exhibit and offer their work for sale, while a festival of live music is presented from 11AM-3PM. The Chesapeake Arts […]

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Woods Church to install special Easter Cross for Easter services

Woods Church to install special Easter Cross for Easter services

| April 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

A special cross will be installed on the grassy area on the west side of Woods Memorial Presbyterian Church facing Baltimore Annapolis Blvd. Members and friends of Woods are invited to bring cut flowers from their gardens or grocery store on Easter Sunday or the week following and place them in the wet floral foam […]

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The Shindig tickets now on sale (September 27, 2014)

The Shindig tickets now on sale (September 27, 2014)

| April 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

24-7 Entertainment is thrilled to announce the return of The Shindig Music Festival to Carroll Park in Baltimore, MD on Saturday, September 27, 2014. This year’s two main stages will be anchored by alternative rock legends JANE’S ADDICTION and punk rock favorites RISE AGAINST. Adding to the eclectic festivities will be Gogol Bordello, Clutch, Fishbone, Halestorm, Lucero, J Roddy Walston & The Business, Larry and […]

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St. John’s College to ponder Bacon (April 11, 2014)

St. John’s College to ponder Bacon (April 11, 2014)

| April 11, 2014 | 1 Comment

Tobin Craig, professor, James Madison College, Michigan State University, will give a lecture titled “The Place of ‘Technology’ in Bacon’s Critique of Ancient Philosophy” at St. John’s College. The lecture, which is free and open to the public, will be held in the Francis Scott Key Auditorium on Friday, April 11 at 8 p.m. Focusing […]

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Nashville’s own Chuck Mead coming to Metropolitan on Wednesday (April 16, 2014)

Nashville’s own Chuck Mead coming to Metropolitan on Wednesday (April 16, 2014)

| April 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

After leading several popular ‘80s cult bands in and around his hometown of Lawrence, Kansas, Chuck Mead landed on Nashville’s Lower Broadway where he co-founded the famed ‘90s Alternative Country quintet BR549. The band’s seven albums, three Grammy nominations and the Country Music Association Award for Best Overseas Touring Act would build an indelible bridge between […]

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Police issue advice after sexting investigation

Police issue advice after sexting investigation

| April 10, 2014 | 3 Comments

The Anne Arundel County Police Department has received several complaints involving partially nude, nude, or sexually explicit photographs of juveniles being posted on Social Networking websites, such as Instagram. These images have been posted on several different pages on the Instagram website and in each posting an Anne Arundel County High School is referenced. The […]

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Police chase injures officer, ends up with drug arrest in Annapolis public housing

Police chase injures officer, ends up with drug arrest in Annapolis public housing

| April 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

UPDATE:   The vehicle entered the parking lot of the Annapolis Mall at which time officers disengaged from actively attempting to stop the suspect due to public safety concerns. The suspect continued through the Annapolis Mall parking lot and drove around the lot towards Jennifer Rd. At that point the suspect drove between vehicles on […]

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Ayesha Chaudhry elected to serve on AACPS Board of Education

Ayesha Chaudhry elected to serve on AACPS Board of Education

| April 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

Ayesha Chaudhry, a junior at South River High School, was elected by members of the Chesapeake Regional Association of Student Councils  to be the 2014-2015 student member of the Anne Arundel County Board of Education (SMOB). Christopher Umanzor of Old Mill High School and Camilla Shanley of North County High School were the other finalists […]

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Math anxiety? AACC has you covered (April 12,15,16,17,21,24, 2014)

Math anxiety? AACC has you covered (April 12,15,16,17,21,24, 2014)

| April 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

Don’t let your math difficulties get in the way of your academic future. This spring, Anne Arundel Community College (AACC) is offering several workshops focusing on ways people can overcome their math anxieties. The two-hour workshops are free to both current students and people considering attending or returning to college. Some of the topics covered […]

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AACC student chosen for NASA program

AACC student chosen for NASA program

| April 10, 2014 | 4 Comments

Robert Michael “Mike” Melzer of Glen Burnie, who is studying physics and math at Anne Arundel Community College, is one of 40 community college students east of the Mississippi River selected to participate in the elite NASA National Community College Aerospace Scholars (NCAS) project through NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Ala. Melzer’s initial […]

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Goshen Farm Preservation Society open house and garden party (April12, 2014)

Goshen Farm Preservation Society open house and garden party (April12, 2014)

| April 9, 2014 | 1 Comment

Back in Cape St. Claire, there is a farmhouse that is being saved. The Goshen Farm. The Goshen Farm Preservation Society, Inc. was established in 2006 to safeguard and restore the historic Goshen Farm and its surrounding property for residents of the Broadneck Peninsula and Anne Arundel County. Goshen farm is currently owned by the […]

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Upcoming events at Annapolis and Waugh Chapel Towne Centres

Upcoming events at Annapolis and Waugh Chapel Towne Centres

| April 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis Towne Centre and the Waugh Chapel Towne Centre have some great events coming up this month and through the summer including the ever popular summer concert series in Annapolis. Annapolis Towne Centre: Make A Wish’s Walk for Wishes Thursday, April 24- 6pm to 8pm   Earth Water Faith Festival Sunday, April 27 2pm […]

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First Sunday Arts Festival is coming

First Sunday Arts Festival is coming

| April 9, 2014 | 1 Comment

Be sure to check out the FREE annual First Sunday Arts Festival of Annapolis which runs the first Sunday of each month from May through October. From noon until 5:00 pm,  a portion of historic West Street and beyond is transformed into a fun festival of live music, dance, art and crafts.  It’s the perfect […]

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County businesses win SBA awards

County businesses win SBA awards

| April 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

The winners of the 2014 Maryland Small Business Week Awards Program were announced late last month by Stephen D. Umberger, District Director of the U.S. Small Business Administration’s (SBA) Baltimore District Office. Winners will be honored at the 30th Annual Maryland Small Business Week Awards Luncheon Thursday, May 15th at Martin’s West in Woodlawn, Md. […]

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Neuman releases campaign platform

Neuman releases campaign platform

| April 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

County Executive Laura Neuman has released her campaign platform, Vision for Advancing Anne Arundel, outlining a growth path for Anne Arundel families, businesses and communities. “In my first year in office, we turned around a county shaken by scandal, making the government more open and responsive, and strengthening the local economy, including improving the county’s economic […]

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County partners with Howard County for regional transit

County partners with Howard County for regional transit

| April 8, 2014 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel County Executive Laura Neuman has announced that the County will partner with Howard County to form a Regional Transportation Agency (RTA) that will result in a more cost effective and efficient system that better serves public transit commuters. “I am very excited about this partnership with Howard County and the benefits that the […]

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WNAV to broadcast all Baysox home games

WNAV to broadcast all Baysox home games

| April 8, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Bowie Baysox and 1430 WNAV announce today a new radio partnership for the 2014 season. For the first time since the 2001 season, the Baysox will have a full-season radio presence in Annapolis and surrounding areas with WNAV, who will provide a live broadcast of 40 games during the course of the season. Additionally, […]

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Panel: critical ethical issues in medical care (May 4, 2014)

Panel: critical ethical issues in medical care (May 4, 2014)

| April 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

On Sunday May 4, 2014 at 10:00am, Congregation Kneseth Israel hosts a panel discussion about critical ethical issues in medical care.  The panel moderated by Dr. David Krimins and will discuss situations doctors encountered in their practice and the choices the patients and families had to make.  In addition to Dr. Krimins, panelists include Dr. […]

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AMFM launches new showcase (April 14, 2014)

AMFM launches new showcase (April 14, 2014)

| April 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis Musicians Fund for Musicians, Inc. (AMFM) is presenting a new showcase series titled “In the Vane of…” where local Annapolis musicians will perform one cover song by a legendary artist and one original song in the vein of that same legendary artist to raise funds for AMFM. The first in the series will […]

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That’s a lot of crabs! Rotary announces grants.

That’s a lot of crabs! Rotary announces grants.

| April 7, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Rotary Club of Annapolis has announced grants totaling $71,200 from the net proceeds of the August 2013 World’s Largest Crab Feast. The club received requests from 72 non-profits for nearly $186,000. It was able to fund 38 of the requests, says Elaine Shanley, past club president and grants committee chairman, of Annapolis. Most of […]

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