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Leadership students from Severna Park High School join Severna Park Earth Day Festival Committee

Leadership students from Severna Park High School join Severna Park Earth Day Festival Committee

| May 2, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Severna Park Earth Day Festival Committee headed by Chris Myers welcomed the addition of two high school students to help with the 14th annual Severna Park Earth Day Festival. Those students, Lauren Crino and Brianna Leverty, worked on and managed the event for their senior Leadership III project for a class at Severna Park […]

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Burritos for Beds happening this Thursday

Burritos for Beds happening this Thursday

| May 2, 2016 | 0 Comments

Celebrating new beginnings and building for the future are the dual themes for an event to be hosted this spring by the Samaritan House, an Annapolis addiction recovery facility.   Thursday, May 5, from 7-10 am, the public is invited to the Third Annual Burritos for Beds breakfast fundraiser at Chevy’s Tex Mex (2436 Solomons Island […]

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Military Bowl to open Eastern Shore retreat for wounded service members

Military Bowl to open Eastern Shore retreat for wounded service members

| May 2, 2016 | 0 Comments

The DC Bowl Committee today announced that it is purchasing a 290-acre property near Cambridge, Md., to operate as a retreat for wounded service members and their families. It will be named Patriot Point.  “Patriot Point will be a place for the men and women who serve our nation so selflessly to take the time […]

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BGE warns of door-to-door imposters

BGE warns of door-to-door imposters

| May 2, 2016 | 0 Comments

Protect, verify and report! These are words every Baltimore Gas and Electric Company (BGE) customer should think about if they receive a call claiming their BGE service will be terminated unless a payment is made by a specific method such as a prepaid, reloadable credit card.  Customers should also bear these words in mind if […]

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Soggy Sunday does not keep flowers away for May Day competition

Soggy Sunday does not keep flowers away for May Day competition

| May 1, 2016 | 2 Comments

May 1. May Day in Annapolis. May 1, 2016 saw the cancellation of many events in town including the first First Sunday Arts Festival of the season, the Maryland Avenue and State Circle May Day Festival, and the Walk for the Animals. But, it did not stop people from decorating their doors, stoops, and porches […]

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Severna Park High seniors create homeless drive to benefit locals

Severna Park High seniors create homeless drive to benefit locals

| May 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

Seniors, Margaret Galdi and Michael Reynolds created a brand new service learning project for their Leadership III project. Working with them were four juniors in the leadership II program; all hoping to advance next year to become Senior Leaders. The group reached out to local businesses in their community in hopes to receive toiletry donations. They […]

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Southwest boosts service to several markets from BWI

Southwest boosts service to several markets from BWI

| May 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

Southwest Airlines announced today that it would add service between Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport and several markets.  The additional flights, set for the August to November 2016 period, are now available for purchase by travelers.  “We continue working with Southwest and our other airline partners to add air service for our customers,” said Ricky […]

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Get ready to help Chesapeake Kids at Fashion for a Cause

Get ready to help Chesapeake Kids at Fashion for a Cause

| May 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

High fashion meets fast cars when Porsche of Annapolis hosts 8th annual Fashion for a Cause from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. May 12 in its showroom at 20 Hudson St. This high energy evening benefits Hospice of the Chesapeake’s Chesapeake Kids program which supports children living with illness, dealing with the illness of a family […]

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Navy’s Chris Swain signs as free agent with San Diego Chargers

Navy’s Chris Swain signs as free agent with San Diego Chargers

| May 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

Senior fullback Chris Swain has agreed to terms with the San Diego Chargers as a free agent. Swain joins quarterback Keenan Reynolds as members of the 2015 Navy Football team that will be in an NFL camp. “I am very excited about the opportunity that the Chargers are giving me and I fully intend to […]

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Ravens pick Navy’s Keenan Reynolds in draft

Ravens pick Navy’s Keenan Reynolds in draft

| April 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

Navy senior quarterback Keenan Reynolds was selected in the sixth round of the NFL draft on Saturday afternoon by the Baltimore Ravens. It is the second-consecutive year that Navy has had a player drafted. Last year, long snapper Joe Cardona was drafted in the fifth round by the New England Patriots. Reynolds is just the […]

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Reminder: AMFM Prince tribute concert on Monday night

Reminder: AMFM Prince tribute concert on Monday night

| April 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

Annapolis Musicians Fund for Musicians will host a benefit concert paying tribute to the iconic late pop star Prince on Monday, May 2nd at Union Jacks in Annapolis. Local artists will cover songs from the extensive library of songs written by Prince over his career.  Tickets are $15 in advance at www.UnionJacksAnnapolis.com and $20 at […]

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Attendance up at last week’s Annapolis Spring Sailboat Show

Attendance up at last week’s Annapolis Spring Sailboat Show

| April 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

Another stellar sailboat show last weekend was reported by the Annapolis Boat Shows, the premier management company that produces four boat shows each year. The three-day spring show represented a wide range of boats and promoted a festival-like atmosphere that brought attendees in large numbers to the fifth-annual Annapolis Spring Sailboat Show, April 22-24, 2016.  […]

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Merrill Family Foundation matches State grant for Sailing Hall of Fame

Merrill Family Foundation matches State grant for Sailing Hall of Fame

| April 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

The National Sailing Hall of Fame (NSHOF) is pleased to announce that the Merrill Family Foundation has donated $250,000 to match the Maryland State FY 2016 grant for the planning, design and permitting for a new facility at the site of its current location at Annapolis City dock, adjacent to the United States Naval Academy. […]

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The Art of Trumpy Yachts exhibit at Maryland Hall

The Art of Trumpy Yachts exhibit at Maryland Hall

| April 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts (MHCA) will mount a major exhibition on the art of Trumpy Yachts in its Chaney and Martino Galleries, May 12 through July 15.  A Single Goal:  The Art of Trumpy Yacht Building will trace the design and construction of these distinctive wooden yachts from 1909 through 1973, when the […]

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Rams Head On Stage bringing Colin Hay to St. John’s College

Rams Head On Stage bringing Colin Hay to St. John’s College

| April 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

Rams Head Promotions announces Colin Hay at Francis Scott Key Auditorium on St. John’s College campus in Annapolis, Maryland on Wednesday, July 20, 2016. Tickets went on sale Wednesday, April 13th. Colin Hay is familiar to millions as the front-man, songwriter, and vocalist of pop sensation Men at Work (“Down Under,” “Overkill,” “Who Can it Be […]

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Paperwork errors, understaffed police department may kill Crystal Spring development?

Paperwork errors, understaffed police department may kill Crystal Spring development?

| April 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

Opponents of the controversial Crystal Spring community have largely been focused on creating emotional arguments to stop the development which have largely fallen on deaf ears.  Save the trees. Save the animals. Think of the kids. Think of the traffic. Any time an accident occurs in the City, one of the opponents will chime in with […]

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Drowning in Waugh Chapel

Drowning in Waugh Chapel

| April 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

Shortly after 7pm last night the Anne Arundel County Fire Department was dispatched to 2404 Brandermill Road for a drowning. Fire department dive teams recovered the body of a male from a pond located between the Village of Waugh Chapel and the Waugh Chapel Towne Center. No further information is available, however, Anne Arundel County […]

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MSP chase ends in crash that claims life of innocent motorist

MSP chase ends in crash that claims life of innocent motorist

| April 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

A Baltimore City man who fled an attempted traffic stop yesterday afternoon, driving northbound in the southbound lanes of Aviation Boulevard, crashed into an oncoming vehicle, claiming the life of another motorist. The victim was pronounced deceased at the scene. Identification of the victim is pending next of kin notification. The accused is identified as […]

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Annapolis Waterfront Hotel partners with Naval Academy for visitors

Annapolis Waterfront Hotel partners with Naval Academy for visitors

| April 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

Since 1845, the United States Naval Academy has played an integral role in the history of Annapolis and the nation.  Recently renovated to bring elements of the neighboring Academy’s history and maritime traditions into the hotel, Autograph Collection’s Annapolis Waterfront Hotel has partnered with this iconic institution to also provide one-of-a-kind opportunities for guests to immerse […]

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Schuh including step raises for teachers in new budget

Schuh including step raises for teachers in new budget

| April 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

Continuing with his commitment to ensure an excellent education for our children, County Executive Steve Schuh today announced that his FY2017 budget proposal will fully fund step, or merit/incremental, increases for all eligible Anne Arundel County Public Schools employees. “I am committed to working with our school system to ensure we reward and retain great […]

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Trash and Treasures Rummage Sale at Pip Moyer Recreation Center

Trash and Treasures Rummage Sale at Pip Moyer Recreation Center

| April 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

Annapolis Recreation and Parks invites the community to shop its spring rummage sale on Saturday, May 7, 2016 from 8 a.m. to noon. The rummage sale will be held in the “Pip” Moyer Recreation Center parking lot at 273 Hilltop Lane in Annapolis. In the event of inclement weather, the event will be canceled. In […]

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Arts Council raises more than $40K in recent fundraiser

Arts Council raises more than $40K in recent fundraiser

| April 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

This year’s Arts Council of Anne Arundel County Gala fundraiser, “An Evening in Venice” on March 19th raided approximately$40,000  including $2,500 to fund scholarships for young art students to attend after school art programs. Held at the Loews’s Annapolis Hotel, the signature event included a cocktail reception, dinner, live and silent auctions plus dancing and […]

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