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Hate your plate? Maryland releases new license plate and it is sharp!

Hate your plate? Maryland releases new license plate and it is sharp!

| August 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

Maryland drivers will soon be able to show their state pride on their vehicles with a new license plate. Gov, Larry Hogan made the announcement today. The new license plate will feature the Maryland flag front and center and will be available beginning September 26, 2016 for all passenger cars, SUVs, trucks, motorcycles and multi-purpose vehicles. “You […]

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Schuh expands mosquito control programs

Schuh expands mosquito control programs

| August 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

In an effort to help protect Anne Arundel County residents from Zika, West Nile virus and other mosquito-borne diseases, County Executive Steve Schuh announced an agreement with the Maryland Department of Agriculture (MDA) that will allow the county to increase the number of communities in the mosquito spraying program and provide more resources for property […]

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Annapolis man stabbed in his home; 2nd time in one month

Annapolis man stabbed in his home; 2nd time in one month

| August 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

Annapolis Police responded to a home in the 100 block of South Southwood St for a reported assault. They found a man stabbed in the thumb; and the suspect being his roommate, Matthew James who was arrested and charged accordingly. On July 25th, the same victim was stabbed in the head at the same address […]

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More good stuff from Rams Head On Stage–Night Ranger, Yuna, and more!

More good stuff from Rams Head On Stage–Night Ranger, Yuna, and more!

| August 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

Yuna Tuesday, October 4 8pm | $25   Brandy Clark Saturday, October 29 1pm | $25 *All Ages Matinee   Motown & More: A Holiday Celebration Sunday, December 4 8pm | $35   Night Ranger Wednesday, December 28 6pm | $65   Night Ranger Wednesday, December 28 9pm | $65   Celtic Celebration for the […]

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Historic Annapolis to hold annual meeting and preservation awards

Historic Annapolis to hold annual meeting and preservation awards

| August 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

Historic Annapolis’s Annual Meeting and Preservation Awards Ceremony is a unique opportunity for the public to get a glimpse of the organization’s amazing achievements of the past year, while also looking ahead to the future. In an event sponsored by the Loews Annapolis Hotel, Historic Annapolis who will share past accomplishments and upcoming events, and […]

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Coldwell Banker collecting used instruments for school programs

Coldwell Banker collecting used instruments for school programs

| August 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

Coldwell Banker’s Anne Arundel County offices are not only sponsoring this year’s Labor Day Pops in the Park concert with the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra (Quiet Waters Park in Annapolis on Sunday, September 4 at 5:30 PM), but have also banded together to spearhead the Annapolis Symphony’s Play It Forward program, collecting used instruments to be refurbished and loaned to students […]

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Clinton man charged after biting, assaulting police officers during arrest

Clinton man charged after biting, assaulting police officers during arrest

| August 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

On August 28, 2016, at approximately 5:16 a.m., officers responded to the 1700 block of Sage Brush Court in Severn for a check subject. Upon arrival, they met with two male residents of the house, who advised that an acquaintance, Jeffrey David Crook, was banging on the outside of the house with a brick in […]

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Arts Council doles out more than $400K in grants to local organizations

Arts Council doles out more than $400K in grants to local organizations

| August 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Arts Council of Anne Arundel County recently announced the recipients of  their Community Arts Grants for fiscal year 2017.  These grants are given to nonprofit arts and historic preservation groups to help fund their general operating budgets. The Community Arts Grants are just one of several different types of grant awarded by the  Arts […]

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333 Coffeehouse presents Simple Gifts

333 Coffeehouse presents Simple Gifts

| August 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

The 333 Coffeehouse, Annapolis’ monthly listening space for folk and acoustic music, is pleased to present Simple Gifts. Two women plus twelve instruments equals one good time when Simple Gifts takes the stage! This award-winning duo performs on an impressive array of instruments, including two violins, mandolin, hammered dulcimer, recorders, and guitar – plus some […]

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Police get breakthrough in unsolved 2012 Pasadena murder

Police get breakthrough in unsolved 2012 Pasadena murder

| August 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel County Police had a breakthrough in a cold-case. They have connected the May 2012 murder of Holly Carol Smith whose body was found in Parole earlier this year to the murder of Jessica Lee of Brooklyn Park whose body was found in Pasadena back in 2012. Christopher Allen Scheibe was charged in Smith’s death, […]

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Bosom Buddies elects new Board members

Bosom Buddies elects new Board members

| August 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

Bosom Buddies Charities, a local nonprofit organization whose mission is to promote breast cancer awareness, encourage early detection, support treatment and celebrate healing, recently elected its 2016-2017 officers and appointed new board members. The Bosom Buddies Charities’ (BBC) officers for 2016-2017 are Biana Arentz, Chair (Grasonville); Elizabeth DeCesaris, Vice Chair (Annapolis); Karen White, Treasurer (Grasonville); […]

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Go on, volunteer, it’ll do you good

Go on, volunteer, it’ll do you good

| August 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

Many Volunteer positions are available through the Anne Arundel County Volunteer Center. If you do not see an opportunity below that fits your needs, contact the Volunteer Center at [email protected] or 410-897-9207. Check our Website: www.aacvc.org. A few current volunteer opportunities are listed below.   Anne Arundel County Food and Resource Bank The Anne Arundel […]

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Macaroni Kid accepting nominations for 2016 Golden Daisy Awards

Macaroni Kid accepting nominations for 2016 Golden Daisy Awards

| August 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

Macaroni Kid Annapolis kicked off its Gold Daisy Awards last week. The Awards will highlight the places families love in our community: from favorite businesses, service providers, places to play and more! Macaroni Kid Annapolis, a trusted source for parents in Annapolis and Edgewater is the go-to source for discovering family-friendly events around town. The […]

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Emphasis on 2nd Grade reading helps close the achievement gap in Anne Arundel schools

Emphasis on 2nd Grade reading helps close the achievement gap in Anne Arundel schools

| August 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

A laser-like intentional focus on getting second-grade students reading at or above grade level resulted in dramatic gains across the county, the Board of Education was told in a report this week. Countywide, 950 students – 47 percent of second-graders who tested below grade level in reading last fall – had reached or exceeded grade […]

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Sing with the AACC Encore Chorale or ENCORE ROCKS Annapolis this fall- for singers 55+

Sing with the AACC Encore Chorale or ENCORE ROCKS Annapolis this fall- for singers 55+

| August 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Encore Chorale invites you to join them for their Fall season of singing starting on Monday, September 14 from 2:00pm-3:30pm for 15 weeks at the Anne Arundel Community College.  Registration is now open at www.aacc.edu/lifestages. ENCORE ROCKS Annapolis will begin on Tuesday, September 6 from 10:30am – 12:00pm.  Registration is open on the Encore website www.encorecreativitiy.org […]

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6 Annapolis firms make Inc magazine’s 5000 list

6 Annapolis firms make Inc magazine’s 5000 list

| August 27, 2016 | 2 Comments

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides announces that six local businesses made Inc.’s annual 5000 list. Being on the list indicates that the company is growing quickly and is well prepared to expand in the coming years. The list ranks companies based on three-year revenue growth, in this case from 2012 through 2015. “These businesses exemplify the […]

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Renowned sailor, Michael Keyworth, to speak at AYC’s seminar during boat show

Renowned sailor, Michael Keyworth, to speak at AYC’s seminar during boat show

| August 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

Michael Keyworth has logged more than 200,000 nautical miles as a boat captain. The Annapolis native has traversed all the world’s oceans while racing, cruising or delivering sailboats and other vessels. Keyworth has encountered just about every challenging situation that can arise on the open seas and always come home safely. That’s because Keyworth does […]

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Anne Arundel County and BikeAAA announce partners for Lifeline 100 bicycle event in October

Anne Arundel County and BikeAAA announce partners for Lifeline 100 bicycle event in October

| August 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel County Executive, Steven R. Schuh, Anne Arundel County Police Department, Anne Arundel County Department of Recreation and non-profit Bicycle Advocates for Annapolis and Anne Arundel County (BikeAAA) are pleased to announce three leading charities as partners for the third annual Anne Arundel County Lifeline 100 Bicycle Event. The Alzheimer’s Association National Capital Area […]

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Fish For a Cure — bigger and better for 2016

Fish For a Cure — bigger and better for 2016

| August 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

“We are not content to ride our current wave of success, we want to make bigger waves; we want to help more people, touch more lives.” Greg Lilly, Fish For a Cure Chairman of the Board. 2016 marks the beginning of an exciting new chapter in Fish For a Cure (F4AC) history. With a brand […]

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Glory Days Grill to open in Edgewater on September 19th

Glory Days Grill to open in Edgewater on September 19th

| August 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

Glory Days Grill is scheduled to open at the Village at Lee Airpark in Edgewater on September 19th. The sports themed American grill and bar works to combine an ever-changing menu of  with entertainment that appeals to all ages. At Glory Days Grill, you will find a bar, patio, banquet rooms, and of course a main dining […]

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International Overdose Awareness Day scheduled for August 31st

International Overdose Awareness Day scheduled for August 31st

| August 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

On August 31, 2106, Anne Arundel County will be hosting the first International Overdose Awareness Day. Please join your neighbors in remembering those lives we have lost due to overdose and let our citizens know THERE IS HOPE! Recovery Anne Arundel ROSC in conjunction with the Anne Arundel County Executive’s Office, Police Department, Fire Department, Department of […]

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The Power of 25 – Hunger affects more people than you know

The Power of 25 – Hunger affects more people than you know

| August 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

For the past 25 years, Food Link – an independent non-profit – has helped county families who find themselves in need by providing them with the food and basic necessities that most of us take for granted. This is the core of what they do, and is an ideal which speaks to their motto: Linking […]

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