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Maryland State Trooper saves life at Annapolis MVA

Maryland State Trooper saves life at Annapolis MVA

| April 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

A Maryland State Trooper assigned to the Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Division is being commended today. His quick actions may have saved the life of a man, who had a medical emergency yesterday while visiting the Motor Vehicle Administration. Corporal Joe Wilson was on duty as the security officer yesterday at the Annapolis Motor Vehicle Administration, […]

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ASO’s Family Concert scheduled for May 14th

ASO’s Family Concert scheduled for May 14th

| April 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

Squeaks, tweets, rattles, and honks are featured on the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra’s Family Concert on Saturday, May 14, 2016 at 2:00pm and 3:30pm at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts.  Really Inventive Stuff brings you The Professor, a whimsical Austrian sound scientist, who travels the world with his amazing acoustical laboratory but needs the audience’s […]

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Anne Arundel cops arrest 2 sets of brothers in separate crimes

Anne Arundel cops arrest 2 sets of brothers in separate crimes

| April 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

Two sets of brothers were arrested in two separate incidents in the County. Annapolis On April 27, 2016 at 5:16 p.m., officers stopped to check a vehicle on the shoulder of Route 665 near Route 50. While speaking with the occupants of the vehicle, officers smelled the odor of marijuana coming from inside the vehicle. […]

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Partners in Care seeking volunteer drivers

Partners in Care seeking volunteer drivers

| April 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

Partners In Care Maryland, a local 501(c)3 nonprofit organization with offices on Ritchie Highway in Pasadena, is currently searching for volunteer drivers to keep up with an increasing demand of ride requests among its growing membership of older adults who live in Anne Arundel County. Founded in 1993, PIC’s mission is to empower older adults […]

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Daylight armed robbery on Silopanna Road

Daylight armed robbery on Silopanna Road

| April 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

A man was robbed of money when two armed men approached him as he was getting out of his car in the mostly residential neighborhood on Silopanna Road. Armed Robbery – 201600001699 – Unit block of Silopanna Rd – 04/27 at 5:50pm:  The adult male victim was exiting his vehicle when he was approached by […]

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The Temptations coming to Rams Head On Stage

The Temptations coming to Rams Head On Stage

| April 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

04/27 Greg Holden 04/28 David Wax Museum & Darlingside w. Twain 04/29 George Perris 04/30 Lera Lynn *All Ages Matinee 04/30 Tom Browne & Jean Carn 05/01 The Waifs w. Ruby Boots 05/02 Robby Krieger of The Doors 05/03 Candlebox w. Lullwater & Pete RG 05/04 Javier Colon 05/05 Spyro Gyra 05/06 Paula Cole 05/07 […]

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Annapolis News: Bring on Chipotle

Annapolis News: Bring on Chipotle

| April 27, 2016 | 1 Comment

Need another Mexican choice in Annapolis?  Chipotle will soon be coming to Market Space in the space currently occupied by Hard Bean Cafe. When Chipotle first applied, rival and neighbor, Moe’s Southwest Grill challenged it through the City Board of Appeals and subsequently Circuit Court. The initial challenge was dismissed because the court was not […]

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Partners In Care to hold ‘Jewelry Extravaganza’

Partners In Care to hold ‘Jewelry Extravaganza’

| April 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

Partners In Care will hold its annual “Jewelry Extravaganza” from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., Saturday, April 30, at historic Baldwin Hall in Millersville. This year’s event will again feature artisans from the greater Annapolis area. Proceeds will benefit Partners In Care, a local 501(c)3 nonprofit organization that provides transportation and other services to help […]

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Maryland’s Assateague Island National Seashore to be featured on “Forever Stamp”

Maryland’s Assateague Island National Seashore to be featured on “Forever Stamp”

| April 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

Wild horses of Maryland’s and Virginia’s Assateague Island National Seashore were previewed today as the third of 16 Forever Stamp images to be revealed over a three-week period to celebrate the National Park Service’s 100th anniversary. A photograph by Tim Fitzharris of Fayetteville, AR, was used to create the image. Assateague Island National Seashore, MD […]

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Junior League to host Unwind in the Vines at Great Frogs Winery on May 6th

Junior League to host Unwind in the Vines at Great Frogs Winery on May 6th

| April 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

Junior League of Annapolis, Inc. will host its Unwind in the Vines event on Friday, May 6, 2016 from 5:00 – 9:00 pm at Great Frogs Winery. Open to the public to adults 21 and over, the proceeds from this event will benefit the community programs of Junior League. Great Frogs Winery in Annapolis will […]

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AACC Job Fair tomorrow

AACC Job Fair tomorrow

| April 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

If you are looking for a job, update your résumé, sharpen your interviewing skills and plan to attend the Spring Job Fair from noon to 3 p.m. April 27 at Anne Arundel Community College’s David S. Jenkins Gymnasium, 101 College Parkway. Visit http://bit.ly/1L26GF5 go to “For Job Seekers” click “more” to get tips to prepare […]

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Tickets for the YWCA’s  31st TWIN Awards now on sale

Tickets for the YWCA’s 31st TWIN Awards now on sale

| April 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

Please plan to celebrate another year of Annapolis and Anne Arundel County’s most prestigious business women. This year’s Tribute to Women & Industry (TWIN) Awards Dinner is being held on June 2, 2016 at the Westin Hotel at 5:30pm. Tickets are $100 and sponsorships are still being accepted. This signature event of the YWCA is the […]

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2016 USNA Commissioning Week Schedule

2016 USNA Commissioning Week Schedule

| April 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

The end of the year is fast approaching for the First Class Midshipmen who will be commissioned as Ensigns in the US Navy or 2nd Lieutenants in the US Marine Corps. Along with the graduation ceremony, which is by invitation only, there are a number of public events including a flight demonstration by the Blue […]

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Seminar: Intellectual Property and more, by Entrepreneurs Exchange

Seminar: Intellectual Property and more, by Entrepreneurs Exchange

| April 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

Entrepreneurs face many challenges in the course of establishing a business.  One of those challenges is how to protect valuable business assets – ideas and intellectual property.  Do you trademark, copyright or patent?  Find out on Wednesday, May 4, when our guest speaker will be Sandy Bartlett, Esq., of the Law Office of Sandy Bartlett […]

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AACC professor named to national council

AACC professor named to national council

| April 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

Jennifer G. Lara, professor of education at Anne Arundel Community College, is one of 10 people nationwide named to the American Association of Community Colleges new Faculty Advisory Council. The council will provide strategic advice to the American Association of Community Colleges president and staff on the role faculty can play in three key areas […]

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25th Walk & Run for the Animals scheduled for May 1

25th Walk & Run for the Animals scheduled for May 1

| April 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

The SPCA of Anne Arundel County’s biggest and most exciting annual community event is almost here- Walk & Run for the Animals! On Sunday, May 1, 2016, more than 2,200 people and their canine companions will gather at Quiet Waters Park for a day filled with fun and exciting activities for the whole family, all to […]

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Carson Scholars Fund awards many AACPS students

Carson Scholars Fund awards many AACPS students

| April 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Maryland-based Carson Scholars Fund (CSF) has announced that 11 Anne Arundel County Public Schools students are among its first-time winners as the organization celebrates its 20th year of awarding $1,000 college scholarships for outstanding academic achievement. In addition to the first-time honorees, 17 AACPS students have repeated as Carson Scholars (“recognized winners”), including Elisabeth […]

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Police investigating another homicide in Annapolis

Police investigating another homicide in Annapolis

| April 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

On April 24th at 8:39 p.m. officers from the Annapolis Police Department responded to the 600 block of Tuckahoe Creek Court for a report of a deceased person in the woods. Officers located a deceased adult male who died as the result of a homicide. Hearing reports that a body was just discovered on a […]

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Drug ring supplier sentences to 14 years in prison

Drug ring supplier sentences to 14 years in prison

| April 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel County State’s Attorney Wes Adams announced that Louis Valentine, 33, of New York, pled guilty to Conspiracy to Possess with an Intent to Distribute Heroin and Illegal Possession of a Regulated Firearm late yesterday in the Anne Arundel County Circuit Court before Judge J.  Michael Wachs. Valentine was sentenced to 14 years in prison. “We will […]

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Lynyrd Skynyrd at Pier Six

Lynyrd Skynyrd at Pier Six

| April 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

The legacy began some 41 years ago in Jacksonville, Florida, and halted for a decade by the 1977 plane crash that killed three band members, including Ronnie Van Zant and Steve Gaines. Since then, the band tragically lost Allen Collins, Leon Wilkeson and Huey Thomasson, yet Lynyrd Skynyrd rocks on with original member Gary Rossington […]

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Quacks for Backpacks, a Rotary initiative, scheduled for June 5

Quacks for Backpacks, a Rotary initiative, scheduled for June 5

| April 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

Rubber duck races and a family carnival, known as Quacks for Backpacks, will be held on Sunday June 5 to benefit the “Bountiful Backpack” food program that furnishes needy children with weekend food.   The fourth annual event will be held on the grounds of Homestead Gardens in Davidsonville from 11am to 4pm and is sponsored by the […]

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Meade HS senior wins $20K Coca-Cola scholarship

Meade HS senior wins $20K Coca-Cola scholarship

| April 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

Meade High School senior Eric Zhao, who scored a 2,370 on his Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) out of a possible 2,400, has been named a 2016 winner of a Coca-Cola Scholarship that will provide $5,000 a year toward tuition for four years of undergraduate study at the college or university of his choice. The Coca-Cola […]

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