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Baysox homestand preview June 13 to 18

Baysox homestand preview June 13 to 18

| June 11, 2017

The Bowie Baysox, Class AA Minor League Baseball Affiliate of the Baltimore Orioles, welcome the Reading Fightin Phils and New Hampshire Fisher Cats to Prince George’s Stadium for a six-game homestand beginning Tuesday, June 13. Promotional highlights include a Father’s Day Celebration, a 25th season T-Shirt giveaway and a pair of fireworks shows. Tuesday, June […]

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Capitals to play Maple Leafs at Navy-Marine Corps Stadium in March 2018

Capitals to play Maple Leafs at Navy-Marine Corps Stadium in March 2018

| June 11, 2017

The National Hockey League announced today that The Washington Capitals will play host to the Toronto Maple Leafs outdoors at the 2018 Coors Light NHL Stadium Series™ at the Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium in Annapolis, Md. on March 3, 2018. Over the next several years, the League plans to stage a series of outdoor games at […]

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In the Vane of The Eagles — June 26th

In the Vane of The Eagles — June 26th

| June 11, 2017

The Annapolis Musicians Fund for Musicians, Inc. (AMFM) will continue its critically acclaimed “In the Vane Of…” series at Rams Head On Stage later this month with a tribute to The Eagles! At the “In the Vane of…” concerts, local Annapolis musicians play one cover song to pay tribute to a specific legendary artist and also […]

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Corvettes on the Bay scheduled for June 17th

Corvettes on the Bay scheduled for June 17th

| June 11, 2017

Corvette Annapolis is celebrating 26 years of existence, and was founded in 1991. The organization is dedicated to the Corvette and fellowship of its owners and fans.  “The show is highlighted by many new and older models dating back to 1953, and also includes a representation of the new C-7 Grand Sport,” commented Carroll H. […]

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Governor vetoes paid sick leave bill, calls for bipartisanship

Governor vetoes paid sick leave bill, calls for bipartisanship

| June 10, 2017

Governor Larry Hogan has reaffirmed his commitment to providing common sense paid sick leave for Maryland workers, while vetoing House Bill 1 (HB1) – a deeply flawed, job-killing paid leave bill passed by the Maryland General Assembly – and making an impassioned appeal to legislative leaders to work with the administration on a compromise by January, […]

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Crosby chalks up another award

Crosby chalks up another award

| June 10, 2017

Crosby Marketing Communications has received five 2017 Aster Awards in the national competition that recognizes excellence in healthcare marketing and advertising. Crosby took three Gold Awards and two Silver Awards, including: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality: Gold for the “EvidenceNOW: Building a New Blueprint for Heart Health” video Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services […]

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Schuh proposes adding two more Sheriff’s deputies to budget

Schuh proposes adding two more Sheriff’s deputies to budget

| June 9, 2017

Anne Arundel County Executive Steve Schuh announced  his proposed 2017 supplemental budget plan will include funding for two additional sheriff’s deputies. “Public safety is a major priority of our administration,” said Schuh.  “Adding additional personnel to the Sheriff’s Office will help ensure our courthouses remain safe and we can continue to reduce the warrant backlog […]

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See how Maryland agencies are working to combat heroin abuse in the state

See how Maryland agencies are working to combat heroin abuse in the state

| June 9, 2017

In the months since Governor Larry Hogan declared of a State of Emergency to combat the heroin and opioid crisis and activated the Opioid Operational Command Center, Maryland state agencies have been working together to address the epidemic impacting communities across the state. Today, the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene released its annual […]

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Hogan issues statement on heroin and opioid statistics for 2016

Hogan issues statement on heroin and opioid statistics for 2016

| June 9, 2017

Governor Larry Hogan issued the following statement regarding the 2016 Drug- and Alcohol-Related Intoxication Deaths in Maryland Report, released by the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene today: “Since before taking office, Lt. Governor Rutherford and I have been laser-focused on addressing the heroin and opioid epidemic, and these deeply troubling numbers show that this […]

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72nd Annual Annapolis Rotary Crab Feast scheduled for August 4th

72nd Annual Annapolis Rotary Crab Feast scheduled for August 4th

| June 9, 2017

The Rotary Club of Annapolis is gearing up for its 72nd annual Crab Feast on Friday, Aug. 4, 2017, from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium in Annapolis. This special event is not only the world’s largest crab feast but also a major fund-raiser which benefits local community and cultural organizations. The […]

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Police investigating shooting on West Street

Police investigating shooting on West Street

| June 9, 2017

UPDATE #1: From Annapolis Police Department On June 9th at 1:29 p.m. officers responded to the 900 block of West Street for a report of shots fired.  As officers arrived further information was received that one victim was struck by gunfire.  Officers found the victim suffering from at least one gun shot wound.  Initial indications […]

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North Beach woman sentenced to 8 years for fatal car crash

North Beach woman sentenced to 8 years for fatal car crash

| June 9, 2017

Anne Arundel County State’s Attorney Wes Adams announced today that Lauren Renee Scott, 28, of North Beach, was sentenced by Circuit Court Judge Donna M. Schaeffer to 8 years in prison with 5 years of supervised probation upon release for two counts of Negligent Manslaughter for the deaths of Daniel and Kayla Amos from a […]

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Rams Head announces new Laughs & Drafts Comedy Series sponsored by Fordham and Dominion brewery

Rams Head announces new Laughs & Drafts Comedy Series sponsored by Fordham and Dominion brewery

| June 9, 2017

Rams Head Promotions is excited to announce Laughs & Drafts Comedy Series, bringing some of the best comedy acts right here to Annapolis. All comedy shows are presented by Fordham and Dominion where each ticket buyer receives a free brewery tour. All comedy shows also offer craft beer pitchers and domestic bottle bucket specials. “Rams Head has […]

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John Paul White with Lera Lynn at Rams Head On Stage June 27th

John Paul White with Lera Lynn at Rams Head On Stage June 27th

| June 9, 2017

Acclaimed singer songwriter Lera Lynn began 2017 with solo dates close to home in GA, TN, and KY.  Now, she prepares for a tour with John Paul White (Civil Wars) starting in Birmingham, AL and traveling through Ohio, Pennsylvania, New York, and the Carolinas, to name a few. This will be Lynn’s first tour with […]

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Edgewater man, church volunteer, charged with sexual abuse of a minor

Edgewater man, church volunteer, charged with sexual abuse of a minor

| June 9, 2017

In May 2017, the Anne Arundel County Child Abuse Unit launched an investigation into an allegation of sexual child abuse.   Detectives interviewed the juvenile victim in this case and learned the suspect was a volunteer at the Iglesia Hispanic Emmanuel Church located in the 900 block of Cedar Park Road, Annapolis, Maryland. The suspect, Erick […]

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2 more AACPS students win National Merit Scholarships

2 more AACPS students win National Merit Scholarships

| June 9, 2017

Tatiana Wu of South River High School and Davis Cook of Severna Park High School are the most recent students to be added to the impressive list of National Merit Scholars, announced recently by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation.  The two seniors were chosen from a talented group of 15,000 students from across the country […]

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Arts and Wine Festival this weekend

Arts and Wine Festival this weekend

| June 8, 2017

New name. New look. Same great festival. Formerly the Annapolis Arts, Crafts, and Wine Festival, the 2017 Annapolis Arts & Wine Festival, June 10 and 11 at the Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium, is back for its eighth year with a whole new festival experience planned. This year, the event’s management company, City Dock Productions, has […]

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Arts Council accepting nominations for 2017 Annie Awards

Arts Council accepting nominations for 2017 Annie Awards

| June 8, 2017

The Arts Council of Anne Arundel County is now accepting nominations for the 2017 Annie Awards. The Annie Awards were created in 2000 to recognize the contributions of local artists, educators, and arts patrons who reside in Anne Arundel County. There are eight awards in eight categories: Literary Arts, Visual Arts, Historic Arts, Arts Patron, […]

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“In the Light” Autism Acceptance Concert raises more than $60K

“In the Light” Autism Acceptance Concert raises more than $60K

| June 8, 2017

Organizers of last month’s “In the Light” Autism Acceptance Concert and Celebration raised more than $60,000 to establish a musical venue for individuals with autism, as well as fund improvements to Studio 39 in Annapolis. “This concert was a major step forward in our goal of supporting the musical talents of individuals with autism” said […]

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Bruce Morgenstern named AACPS Volunteer of the Year

Bruce Morgenstern named AACPS Volunteer of the Year

| June 8, 2017

Bruce Morgenstern may be a retired engineer, but that hardly means he takes it easy. Like Clark Kent in a phone booth, Morganstern can quickly change roles and become a volunteer Superman. His work is so exemplary that it earned him the Anne Arundel County Public Schools Volunteer of the Year at the school system’s […]

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2,166 graduate from AACC

2,166 graduate from AACC

| June 8, 2017

An estimated 2,166 students graduated, receiving 2,331 degrees and certificates on Thursday, May 25, at the 55th Commencement of Anne Arundel Community College. College officials said  about 540 graduates participated in the Commencement ceremony which began at 7 p.m. under the tent on the athletic practice fields on the Arnold campus. In 2016, 2,148  graduates completed […]

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“The Reunion”– featuring Shenandoah Run and Magpie June 17th at Maryland Hall

“The Reunion”– featuring Shenandoah Run and Magpie June 17th at Maryland Hall

| June 7, 2017

“The Reunion”– featuring Shenandoah Run and Magpie — will perform at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts on Saturday June 17 at 7:30 pm in the Main Theater. Tickets are $15 for Maryland Hall members, $20 for non-members and can be purchased at www.marylandhall.org. Like a spirited family reunion, nine-piece band, Shenandoah Run and duet, […]

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