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Miles River motion ages vinegar on skipjack Rosie Parks

Miles River motion ages vinegar on skipjack Rosie Parks

| July 23, 2014 | 1 Comment

In cooperation with the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, Olivins Fine Olive Oils and Vinegars of St. Michaels, MD is producing a new balsamic vinegar with a Chesapeake connection. On July 10, a small barrel of specially blended balsamic vinegar was placed in the hull of the 1955 skipjack, Rosie Parks, where it will remain for […]

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AACC’s Flexible Virtual Writing Center wins national innovation award

AACC’s Flexible Virtual Writing Center wins national innovation award

| July 23, 2014 | 1 Comment

Students who need help with writing assignments can get the assistance they need – even at night and on weekends – with just a few clicks on the Internet to the tutors at the Virtual Writing Center at Anne Arundel Community College – one of the first such centers in the nation. The idea for […]

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Free vaccination clinics for 7th graders

Free vaccination clinics for 7th graders

| July 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Anne Arundel County Department of Health will provide five vaccination clinics around the County to help all students entering the seventh grade meet the new Maryland State requirements for the 2014-2015 school year. All students will be required to have had one Tdap (Tetanus, diphtheria, pertussis/whooping cough) vaccination and one MCV4 (meningococcal) vaccination upon […]

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3rd Annual Annapolis Craft Beer and Music Festival – September 13

3rd Annual Annapolis Craft Beer and Music Festival – September 13

| July 22, 2014 | 2 Comments

The date for the third annual Annapolis Craft Beer and Music Festival has been announced for Saturday, September 13, 2014,  at The Navy-Marine Corps Stadium in Annapolis, Maryland.  The festival hours are Saturday, 12:00 noon to 6:00 pm. The Annapolis Craft Beer and Music Festival — the only craft beer festival of its size in […]

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Man leaves 98-year old mother in car while at Maryland Live! casino

Man leaves 98-year old mother in car while at Maryland Live! casino

| July 22, 2014 | 2 Comments

On July 21, 2014, at 6:37 p.m., officers responded to the parking garage at the Maryland Live! Casino for a 911 call to check the well-being of an elderly female, who was located inside of a truck. A concerned citizen contacted police after seeing the victim inside of the vehicle. The officers located a red Ford […]

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Gang of boys attacks two men in Annapolis

Gang of boys attacks two men in Annapolis

| July 22, 2014 | 1 Comment

From the Annapolis Police Department: Last night, just before midnight in the first block of Franklin Street, two men were walking separately in the area when they were approached from behind by five to seven boys and assaulted. The boys took a brown leather tri-fold wallet from one man and a brown leather bi-fold wallet, […]

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Police seek help in Severna Park strong arm robbery

Police seek help in Severna Park strong arm robbery

| July 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

On July 19, 2014, at approximately 3:32 a.m., officers from the Eastern District responded to the 500 block of Jumpers Hole Road in Severna Park for a report of a citizen robbery. Upon arrival, officers spoke with the 17-year-old and 18-year-old male victims, who reported that they were in their vehicle and stopped their vehicle […]

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Annapolis once again without a City Manager

Annapolis once again without a City Manager

| July 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides announced that Brian Woodward will step down as Acting City Manager, effective July 30, and has also submitted his letter of resignation as the City’s Recreation and Parks Director.   Mr. Woodward cited heath issues as his reason for leaving the City. “I have asked Mr. Woodward, and he has agreed, to […]

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AAMC named ‘Most Wired’ hospital for 5th time

AAMC named ‘Most Wired’ hospital for 5th time

| July 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel Medical Center (AAMC) was recently honored on the national “Most Wired” hospitals and health systems list for a fifth time. AAMC was recognized for its use of technologies, such as electronic medical record tools that assist physicians, nurses, and patients communicating efficiently. Hospitals & Health Networks sponsors the annual Most Wired Survey, an […]

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Police make arrests in December’s murder in Odenton

Police make arrests in December’s murder in Odenton

| July 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel County police have announced the arrest of two individuals in connection with the murder of Shar-Ron Charles Mason who was shot and killed on December 10, 2013 in his home in Odenton, Maryland. At the time witnesses described a black male in his mid 20s wearing a blue coat and jeans running from the scene. In 2013 […]

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AACC athletes score in the classroom as well as on field

AACC athletes score in the classroom as well as on field

| July 21, 2014 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel Community College showed its athletics program scored just as high in the classroom when six student-athletes were named National Junior College Athletic Association Academic Student Athletes. Three AACC teams also were recognized as top NJCAA Academic Teams with at least a 3.0 grade-point average. Winning the Pinnacle Award for Academic Excellence was sophomore […]

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Tiny House about to debut at Key School

Tiny House about to debut at Key School

| July 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

From July 7th – 28th this summer, 50+ middle and high school students from Annapolis, Baltimore and surrounding areas will join forces with military veterans, building experts, educators and the sustainability leaders from SustainaFest to take on the unique and exciting challenge of building a mobile hi-tech, hyper-efficient and sustainable “Tiny House”. This 210 square […]

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AACC hires former student as new Athletic Director

AACC hires former student as new Athletic Director

| July 20, 2014 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel Community College has named Duane P. Herr of Glen Burnie as director of Athletics. A former scholar-athlete on both AACC’s and Towson’s baseball teams, Herr has been serving as interim coordinator of Athletics since last August. Herr says he looks forward to creating an atmosphere that fosters not only continued success of athletic […]

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Moran Classic raises $60K for Providence Center

Moran Classic raises $60K for Providence Center

| July 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Providence Center, a non-profit organization that serves adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities in Anne Arundel County, announced today that its 22nd Annual Moran Golf Classic, presented by Severna Park-based Moran Insurance and Chiron Technology Services, Inc., a Columbia-based cyber security and technology company, raised $60,000 for the organization’s programs and services.  The Classic was […]

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Navy Football FanFest scheduled for August 2nd

Navy Football FanFest scheduled for August 2nd

| July 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Navy fans are invited to the 2014 Navy Football Fan Fest/Media Day on Saturday, August 2 from 10 a.m.-12 noon at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium. Navy players will sign autographs on the blue side (press box side) concourse from 10:00-11:00 AM., before moving down to the field to interact with the fans on the field. […]

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Annapolis Green, Bud Light, and Keep America Beautiful teaming up to clean up

Annapolis Green, Bud Light, and Keep America Beautiful teaming up to clean up

| July 19, 2014 | 1 Comment

Annapolis Green is organizing a cleanup at the Ellen O. Moyer Back Creek Nature Park on Saturday, July 26, from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. The cleanup is a partnership with Keep America Beautiful, and one of a series of 60 projects across the country sponsored by Bud Light called “Do Good. Have Fun.” Consumers […]

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Rockin’ Raffle collects more than $1000 for SPCA

Rockin’ Raffle collects more than $1000 for SPCA

| July 18, 2014 | 1 Comment

The dog days of summer did not slow down hundreds of music and animal lovers Friday evening at the Rockin’ Raffle for SPCA featuring the Reagan Years at Annapolis Towne Centre. In two hours of selling $1 tickets, volunteers from Cleo’s Fine Oils, organizing merchant of the raffle, collected $1,026 for the SPCA of Anne […]

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Police warn local businesses of pre-planted bombs

Police warn local businesses of pre-planted bombs

| July 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

The City’s Main Streets Annapolis Partnership issued a frightening warning to local businesses in this morning’s email.   From Anne Arundel County Police: Commercial businesses across the country have been plagued by threats of pre-planted bombs being in their businesses. In the last 18 months, Anne Arundel County has seen approximately six of these incidents. The callers […]

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Annapolis Smokehouse and Tavern named top barbecue by Open Table

Annapolis Smokehouse and Tavern named top barbecue by Open Table

| July 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Congrats to the Annapolis Smokehouse and Tavern for being named one of the top 30 barbecue restaurants in the United States.  Open Table published the list today which was culled from over 19,000 different restaurants and determined by votes by their verified diners. The only other semi-local place was Hill Country Barbecue Market in DC. […]

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First ever Mariner Fest slated for this weekend

First ever Mariner Fest slated for this weekend

| July 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Avergan Foundation has announced their biggest fundraising project to date, the Mariner Music Fest 2014, an all-day event of live music performances at Metropolitan Kitchen and Lounge in Annapolis on July 19th from 12 noon until 12 midnight.www.marinermusicfest.com  ABOUT THE EVENT: MARINER MUSIC FEST 2014 SATURDAY JULY 19TH 12 NOON TO 12 MIDNIGHT BUY TICKETS […]

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AACC names James Felton first Chief Diversity Officer

AACC names James Felton first Chief Diversity Officer

| July 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

With diversity of its student population continuing to rise, Anne Arundel Community College has named James A. Felton III as its first Chief Diversity Officer as part of the college’s commitment to diversity and inclusiveness. In the spring term, almost a third – 32.6 percent – of credit students identified themselves as part of a […]

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Annapolis cabbie robbed at knifepoint

Annapolis cabbie robbed at knifepoint

| July 16, 2014 | 1 Comment

After picking up two passengers outside of the Robinwood community at Tyler Ave near Forest Dr, they requested a ride to the Annapolis Mall.  While on West Street driving towards the Mall, one of the subjects asked the cab driver to turn onto Gibralter Ave. As they neared Moreland Parkway, one subject grabbed the collar […]

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