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Upcoming programs at Chesapeake Arts Center

Upcoming programs at Chesapeake Arts Center

| April 13, 2015 | 1 Comment

Have you checked out the Chesapeake Arts Center? If not, you should. It’s located right on Ritchie Highway in Brooklyn Park and a fantastic facility! Below is a list of upcoming events at the Chesapeake Arts Center. Jazz on Sundays: Quartet 122 and students Sunday, April 19, 2015 Studio 194 Theatre Doors 2:30pm | Show […]

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AACC culinary students and faculty bring home the cake

AACC culinary students and faculty bring home the cake

| April 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

The National Capital Cake Show recognized three students in Anne Arundel Community College’s Hotel, Culinary Arts and Tourism Institute Chefs Club and the club’s advisor for their entries in the annual competition. Students Martha Walton of Gibson Island and Heather Tompkins of Severn won second place, Walton for her tiered garden-themed cake in the intermediate […]

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Woman found slain in Arundel Mills Dunkin Donuts

Woman found slain in Arundel Mills Dunkin Donuts

| April 13, 2015 | 1 Comment

On Sunday, April 12, 2015 at approximately 10:51 p.m., the Anne Arundel County Police Department responded to the Dunkin Donuts located at 7657 Arundel Mills Boulevard, Hanover, Maryland for a walk up complaint.  Patrons had notified an officer that no employees were present in the Dunkin Donuts.  An officer entered the business and did not […]

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Annapolis Rotary doles out $62K to grant recipients, tickets for this year on sale

Annapolis Rotary doles out $62K to grant recipients, tickets for this year on sale

| April 12, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Rotary Club of Annapolis has announced grants totaling $62,000 from the net proceeds of the August 2014 World’s Largest Crab Feast. The 29 recipients and amounts distributed are: $3,500 – Rebuilding Together and Meals on Wheels. $3,000 – Hospice of the Chesapeake Life Center, Food Link Inc., Annapolis Maritime Museum, Cystic Fibrosis, Heart Smart, […]

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Seminar: Technology’s impact on the multigenerational workforce

Seminar: Technology’s impact on the multigenerational workforce

| April 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

In today’s workforce, you’ll find Baby Boomers working alongside Gen X’ers and Millennials, but each generation has been exposed to technology in different ways.  That presents a challenge for today’s business owners and managers.  On April 22nd, The Annapolis and Anne Arundel County Chamber of Commerce (AAACCC) will explore how technology has affected the multigenerational […]

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Chicago historian asks if Italian-American culture is at risk

Chicago historian asks if Italian-American culture is at risk

| April 12, 2015 | 1 Comment

Dominic Candeloro, Ph.D., who has taught and written extensively on the Italian American experience, will discuss “Italian American Culture – At Risk of Being Lost?” at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 16, in the Center for Applied Learning and Technology (CALT) Room 100 at Anne Arundel Community College, 101 College Parkway. The lecture is free and […]

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Cleo’s Fine Oils to donate proceeds to Make-A-Wish

Cleo’s Fine Oils to donate proceeds to Make-A-Wish

| April 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

Cleo’s Fine Oils & Vinegars in the Annapolis Towne Centre is partnering with Make-A-Wish to raise money to help grant the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions. Thursday, April 16, from 5-7 pm during their regular Ladies’ Night celebration, Cleo’s will donate 50% of the sales of oils and vinegars to Make-A-Wish. Guests will […]

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Pier Six Pavilion has incredible lineup for 2015 season

Pier Six Pavilion has incredible lineup for 2015 season

| April 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

Rams Head Promotions and Pier Six Pavilion are gearing up for the 2015 season, with Widespread Panic as the season opener on Sunday, April 26th. This season features artists such as ten-time Grammy winner Santana (August 26), comedian Jim Gaffigan (August 11), American rock legend John Fogerty (June 22), and Baltimore natives All Time Low […]

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AACC recognized as leader in cyber defense

AACC recognized as leader in cyber defense

| April 11, 2015 | 3 Comments

Anne Arundel Community College has been designated as a National Center of Academic Excellence in Information Assurance/Cyber Defense (CAE2Y) through 2020 by the National Security Agency and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. This redesignation as a CAE2Y recognizes the college for its commitment to allocating funding and resources to maintain and enhance credit and […]

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Annapolis man charged with attempted murder of Anne Arundel officer

Annapolis man charged with attempted murder of Anne Arundel officer

| April 11, 2015 | 1 Comment

Throughout the day, the Anne Arundel County Police Homicide Unit worked diligently and in conjunction with several facets of the entire police department on the attempted murder of an on-duty Anne Arundel County Police officer. Homicide detectives interviewed witnesses and examined numerous pieces of evidence as part of this investigation. As evidence was pieced together […]

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National education organization reaccredits AACC’s Child Development Center

National education organization reaccredits AACC’s Child Development Center

| April 10, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Child Development Center at Anne Arundel Community College met 10 early childhood program standards and more than 400 quality standards to receive reaccreditation through 2020 by the National Association for the Education of Young Children. “Our dedicated and professional teachers take great pride in being nationally accredited,” says Janet M. Klenkel, director of the […]

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Day of Remembrance at Kneseth Israel

Day of Remembrance at Kneseth Israel

| April 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

Join Congregation Kneseth Israel – Annapolis​ in a Day of Remembrance to gain insight into the origins of extremism and hate that unleashed the Holocaust, the indifference that allowed it, and the spirit of the people that withstood it. Learn to combat prejudice and indifference through film, music, history and a survivor talk as we […]

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Anne Arundel Police release info on officer who was shot this morning

Anne Arundel Police release info on officer who was shot this morning

| April 10, 2015 | 1 Comment

On April 10, 2015 at approximately 2:20 a.m. officers from the Eastern District responded to the area of 720 College Parkway East to assist an officer who was checking a suspicious person. The officer was not responding to his radio. Upon their arrival, an officer located an Anne Arundel County Police Officer several hundred feet […]

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Tassels and Tails and Homestead Gardens

Tassels and Tails and Homestead Gardens

| April 10, 2015 | 1 Comment

Homestead Gardens’ first annual Tassels and Tails (rumored to become THE social  event of the year), is the ultimate pet fashion show. It features the latest styles for canine and their humans, modeled by our area’s noted trendsetters. Presented by our friends at Annapolis Hyundai, the fashion show takes place on the runway at Homestead Gardens, […]

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3 centuries of silver in Annapolis

3 centuries of silver in Annapolis

| April 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

Celebrate the 25th anniversary of The Mitchell Gallery at St. John’s College and learn the historical connections between silver and the role it played in the history of our city, state, and nation.  Silver Day on May 15th, provides opportunities to tour the U.S. Naval Academy silver treasures as interpreted by Senior Curator James Cheevers.  […]

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BREAKING: Anne Arundel County police officer shot

BREAKING: Anne Arundel County police officer shot

| April 10, 2015 | 1 Comment

An Anne Arundel County police officer was shot early this morning while on duty.  Details of the incident are just coming in, but the shooting occurred along East College Parkway near the Cape St. Claire community in the Broadneck peninsula. The officer was taken to shock-trauma in Baltimore with serious injuries and a suspect has […]

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Teens and community invited to celebrate expansion of Crofton library

Teens and community invited to celebrate expansion of Crofton library

| April 9, 2015 | 1 Comment

A celebration featuring free food and door prizes will take place at the Crofton Community Library to mark the opening of a newly created teens-only area. The new space offers special amenities including comfortable seating, more privacy, four Mini Mac computers and a power station for electronics. The renovations were paid for in part by […]

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Spring job fair at AACC next week

Spring job fair at AACC next week

| April 9, 2015 | 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 4 p.m. April 16 at Anne Arundel Community College’s David S. Jenkins Gymnasium, 101 College Parkway. AACC also has workshops and podcasts you can check ahead of time to help […]

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Comedy, conflict and cocktails: A new signature event for Conflict Resolution Center

Comedy, conflict and cocktails: A new signature event for Conflict Resolution Center

| April 9, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Anne Arundel Conflict Resolution Center invites you to join the award-winning Free Range Improv players as they consider the question: “Does all comedy come from conflict?” Our evening of Comedy, Conflict and Cocktails is on Thursday, June 4th from 5:30 to 9:30 pm at St. Phillip’s Episcopal Church, 730 Bestgate Road in Annapolis. For […]

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For the love of the library, a fundraiser

For the love of the library, a fundraiser

| April 9, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Anne Arundel County Public Library Foundation announced today that its yearly fundraising event, For the Love of the Library, will be held from 5:30 to 8:30 pm on Thursday, April 23 at Reynolds Tavern in Annapolis. The relaxed gathering of library supporters and staff will be held in one of Anne Arundel County Public […]

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Brown bag lunch tours of Hammond-Harwood House

Brown bag lunch tours of Hammond-Harwood House

| April 8, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Hammond-Harwood House in downtown Annapolis is pleased to announce the launch of Brown Bag Lunch Tours this spring. There will be two tours: 12:15 p.m. and 12:45 p.m., each lasting 20 minutes on Tuesdays. After the tour, participants are encouraged to enjoy their lunches in our gardens. Tours will be on a different topic […]

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Formal Dress Parade scheduled for Friday at USNA

Formal Dress Parade scheduled for Friday at USNA

| April 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Naval Academy Brigade of Midshipmen will present their first formal dress parade of the season Friday, April 10 at 4 p.m. on Worden Field.  The public is invited to attend without charge. Parades are a visual presentation of the military discipline, professionalism and teamwork necessary to succeed as a member of the U.S. Navy […]

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