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Annapolis Maritime Museum and AACPS sign agreement to provide environmental education

Annapolis Maritime Museum and AACPS sign agreement to provide environmental education

| February 13, 2015 | 1 Comment

In an effort to graduate environmentally literate students and meet state environmental literacy standards the Annapolis Maritime Museum (AMM) will provide high quality environmental literacy education for students pk-12 with engaging, hands-on field experiences  that are an integral part of the AACPS’s environmental literacy plan. Goals of the partnership between AMM and AACPS include: Every […]

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High school students sought for national math competition

High school students sought for national math competition

| February 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

Students seeking a math challenge are invited to register for the 66th annual American Mathematical Competitions that will meet from 4:30 to 6 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 25, on Anne Arundel Community College’s Arnold campus, 101 College Parkway. The deadline for registration is Feb. 11. Two competitions meet that day, the AMC 10, which is open […]

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School district hires Florida firm for 10-year study of school construction needs

School district hires Florida firm for 10-year study of school construction needs

| February 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel County Public Schools and the Anne Arundel County Government are teaming up to conduct a new study of school system facilities across the county and develop a new blueprint for renovation and construction over the coming decade. The $313,667 contract between MGT of America and the County calls for work to be performed […]

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Cleo’s Fine Oils offers private events centered on good food, information and health

Cleo’s Fine Oils offers private events centered on good food, information and health

| February 12, 2015 | 1 Comment

Looking for a new experience for your social or business group? Cleo’s Fine Oils and Vinegars in the Annapolis Towne Centre is now offering private Sip & Savor tasting events. Enjoy an indulgent, informative gathering and experience first hand how Cleo’s premium extra virgin olive oils, aged balsamic vinegars and artisan products can transform your […]

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Gumbofest this Sunday

Gumbofest this Sunday

| February 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

On Sunday, February 15, 2015, from 1 to 4pm, the Friends of The Light House will host the 10th Annual GumboFest at the DoubleTree Hotel in Annapolis.  GumboFest is a charity gumbo cook-off featuring local chefs, restaurants and caterers from Annapolis and the surrounding area.  A new category for non-professionals has been added this year. […]

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Celine Cousteau to speak at Severn School

Celine Cousteau to speak at Severn School

| February 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

Severn School has announced that this year’s Astle Lecture speaker is Céline Cousteau, the daughter of ocean explorer Jean-Michel Cousteau and granddaughter of legendary explorer and filmmaker Jacques Cousteau. Cousteau will talk with students during the school day on Tuesday, April 14, and then address the community at large that evening beginning at 7:30p in the […]

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3rd Annual Rammies open for nominations

3rd Annual Rammies open for nominations

| February 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Rams Head Group is excited to announce the third annual Rammie Awards, an online accolade to recognize outstanding moments in the past year. Winners are chosen via online votes from fans and Rams Head staff. The Rammies also give patrons the opportunity to express what events were the most memorable to them from this past […]

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CYSO to hold fundraiser at Killarney House on February 18th

CYSO to hold fundraiser at Killarney House on February 18th

| February 11, 2015 | 1 Comment

Come to the Killarney House restaurant, in Davidsonville, MD, Wednesday night Feb. 18 to help raise money for the Chesapeake Youth Symphony Orchestra. The restaurant will give $10 to CYSO from each meal served between 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. CYSO musicians Alix Gilbert, Anna Sappington, Anne Marie Nolan, Catherine Bond and Egan O’Brien . will […]

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2 men with heroin at Westfield Annapolis food court charged by Anne Arundel police

2 men with heroin at Westfield Annapolis food court charged by Anne Arundel police

| February 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

On February 9, 2015, at approximately 4:05 p.m., officers from Southern District responded to the 100 block of Jennifer Road in Annapolis for a theft call. Through their investigation, it was learned that the suspects staying at that location were possibly involved in drug distribution. Officers received information that the suspects were possibly in the […]

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Baltimore Police officer charged with sex crime and assault in Pasadena incident

Baltimore Police officer charged with sex crime and assault in Pasadena incident

| February 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

On February 9, 2015, at approximately 12:55 p.m., officers from the Eastern District responded for a domestic assault that just occurred at a home in the 900 block of 12th Street in Pasadena. Upon arrival, officers met with the adult female victim, who advised that the suspect had physically and sexually assaulted her inside of a residence. She […]

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Gallery 90 features local artists in MFA exhibit

Gallery 90 features local artists in MFA exhibit

| February 11, 2015 | 1 Comment

A new exhibit by the Maryland Federation of Art (MFA) is now in place at Hospice of the Chesapeake’s Gallery 90; the art gallery at the nonprofit’s administrative building located at 90 Ritchie Highway, Pasadena, MD.   This exhibit titled “Pathways” features artwork and photographs by Carolyn Councell, Marco Cuba-Ricsi, David Diaz, Ronaldo Dorado, Janet Ewing, Karen […]

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3rd Annual WRNR Holistic Health Fair seeks vendors

3rd Annual WRNR Holistic Health Fair seeks vendors

| February 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

The 3rd Annual WRNR Holistic Health Fair is taking place Saturday, March 21st at the Loews Annapolis Hotel. This event showcases holistic health practitioners, products, counseling, educational information, mind/body/spirit modalities, lectures, workshops, alternative complementary therapies, services and demos. There is also organic food and drink, live music, and more. If your business would like to participate, please […]

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Hospice of the Chesapeake announces sponsors for 2015’s Hospice Royale

Hospice of the Chesapeake announces sponsors for 2015’s Hospice Royale

| February 10, 2015 | 1 Comment

Hospice of the Chesapeake invites individuals and businesses to join the generous group of sponsors already involved with the 2015 Hospice Royale benefiting the nonprofit organization. The 2015 lead sponsors to date include: The Wilburn Company, Creston G. Tate & Family, Greenberg Gibbons Commercial, Craftsmen Developers & Moran Insurance, Anne Arundel Medical Center, KURE Pain […]

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UPDATE: Fire department identifies victims of fatal Brooklyn Park fire

UPDATE: Fire department identifies victims of fatal Brooklyn Park fire

| February 10, 2015 | 1 Comment

The three occupants killed in an early morning Brooklyn Park dwelling fire have positively identified. They are: Lettitia Sinnah, age 39 Sundima Sinnah, age 17 Christopher Rickman, age 45 Just before 2:40 this morning firefighters were dispatched for a reported dwelling fire in the 100 block of Hilltop Road West. The first arriving firefighters encountered […]

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Non-Trivial Green Trivia Night at Galway Bay Irish Pub

Non-Trivial Green Trivia Night at Galway Bay Irish Pub

| February 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

Drink, Eat, Drink, Laugh. Show off what you know about the environment at Annnapolis Green’s Green Trivia Night on Wednesday, Feb. 11, 5:30-7:30 PM at Galway Bay Irish Pub. Food, fun and a little “learnin’ about the environment,” along with a few good Green Drinks and Green Drinkers and GREAT food — that’s what Annapolis […]

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74th Annual Brigade Boxing Championships set for February 27th

74th Annual Brigade Boxing Championships set for February 27th

| February 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Naval Academy’s 74th Annual Brigade Boxing Championships will be held Friday, Feb. 27, at 7 p.m. in Alumni Hall. The event is open to the public and admission is free. This year’s boxing finals will be streamed live via http://new.livestream.com/navy/boxingbrigade. Midshipman 1st Class (senior) Keon Briscoe, 22, of Norfolk, Va., will have the opportunity […]

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Annapolis police arrest armed man in Wendy’s parking lot

Annapolis police arrest armed man in Wendy’s parking lot

| February 10, 2015 | 1 Comment

Last night at 9:50pm, officers received reports of a man in a vehicle pointing a handgun at a drive through window attendant. Officers located the vehicle described by witnesses; and at first the driver would not stop.  The driver eventually did stop for officers after it returned to the 1900 block of West St. Officers […]

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Gumbofest scheduled for February 15th

Gumbofest scheduled for February 15th

| February 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

On Sunday, February 15, 2015, from 1 to 4pm, the Friends of The Light House will host the 10th Annual GumboFest at the DoubleTree Hotel in Annapolis.  GumboFest is a charity gumbo cook-off featuring local chefs, restaurants and caterers from Annapolis and the surrounding area.  A new category for non-professionals has been added this year. […]

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Miss Shirley’s dazzles with special February menu

Miss Shirley’s dazzles with special February menu

| February 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

February is the month of love, and you know what they say – the way to someone’s heart is through their stomach! This month, Miss Shirley’s is featuring Sweet & Savory Pancakes, French Toasts, and Omelets that are sure to satisfy your sweetie. When we think of Valentine’s Day, we think desserts! So, Corporate Executive Chef […]

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2 injured in small plane crash at Tipton Airport

2 injured in small plane crash at Tipton Airport

| February 8, 2015 | 1 Comment

Two men were injured, but no one on the ground was hurt this afternoon when a small plane crashed soon after take-off from an Anne Arundel County airport. One of the men injured is believed to be in his fifties and the other in his eighties. Both men were flown by Maryland State Police helicopter […]

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Cinderella and more by Ballet Theatre of Maryland

Cinderella and more by Ballet Theatre of Maryland

| February 8, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Ballet Theatre of Maryland is busy rehearsing for their upcoming performances of Cinderella. For your February performance choice on February 20, 7:30 p.m., February 21, 7:00 p.m., and February 22, 2:00 p.m., the professional ballet company will whisk you away to a place where a lowly girl from the ashes captivates a handsome prince and […]

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House considering future of Crownsville Hospital site

House considering future of Crownsville Hospital site

| February 8, 2015 | 1 Comment

After the Crownsville Hospital Center has sat mostly abandoned for a decade, the House Environment and Transportation Committee held a hearing Thursday, February 5, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. on House Bill 27, establishing a task force to bring together state officials, county officials, and local residents to create a plan for the future of the Crownsville […]

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