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Big names turn out for Global Citizen Earth Day rally in DC

Big names turn out for Global Citizen Earth Day rally in DC

| April 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Global Citizen 2015 Earth Day rally to stop climate change and end world poverty fell a little short on Saturday!  What promised to be a wonderful musical lineup, was thwarted a bit by a lack of shade, little food options, and a DC requirement to include many speakers in order to not be classified […]

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Annapolis bond rating increases with Moody’s

Annapolis bond rating increases with Moody’s

| April 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides announces Moody’s Investors Service has assigned a Aa2 to the City of Annapolis’  $11.5 million Public Improvement Bonds, 2015 Series A and $21.3 million Public Improvement Refunding Bonds, 2015 Series B.  Concurrently, Moody’s has upgraded to Aa2 from Aa3/positive the rating on $108.8 million of outstanding General Obligation debt. “I am […]

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AYC names new waterfront director

AYC names new waterfront director

| April 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis Yacht Club (AYC) is pleased to announce that Susan “Charlie” Arms assumed the full-time role of Waterfront Director on April 3, 2015. In this position, Charlie will oversee all of the sailing and waterfront programs at AYC, including Junior Sailing, yacht racing, and yachting. Charlie recently worked for the California Maritime Academy in […]

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Wye River Upper School open house

Wye River Upper School open house

| April 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

Wye River Upper School is hosting a spring Admissions Open House on Sunday, April 26th from 2:00pm to 4:00pm. The event is being held on the WRUS campus at 316 S. Commerce Street, Centreville, MD. WRUS serves students from 7 Maryland counties including Anne Arundel, Prince George’s, Howard and Baltimore County with bus service to […]

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Bowen Foundation charity football bash an incredible success

Bowen Foundation charity football bash an incredible success

| April 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

Last night, the movers and shakers in Annapolis came together to settle the score–on the football field…under the lights…to raise money for Autism awareness!  The Bowen Foundation for Autism brought together 4 teams of area leaders to raise much needed funds. Senators, Delegates, Mayors, business leaders, charity champions and more came to the Navy-Marine Corps Memorial […]

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Your Annapolis Beer Week schedule

Your Annapolis Beer Week schedule

| April 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

The third Annual Annapolis Beer Week will be held this April creating fellowship, awareness of the varieties and high quality of craft beer in the area, and to give back to our community by supporting numerous charities. Nearly every bar will be participating in some way and we have all of the events listed here. […]

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A Cappella Showcase returns to Maryland Hall

A Cappella Showcase returns to Maryland Hall

| April 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

The A Cappella Showcase is back for another year! Experience the triumph and spirit of the world’s most famous instrument – the voice! Enjoy an evening of music by the region’s best contemporary a cappella groups on Saturday, May 2 at 7 pm. Tickets are $23; $15 for Maryland Hall members and students. Although this […]

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Olivia Constants Foundation supports anti-bullying programs at local middle schools

Olivia Constants Foundation supports anti-bullying programs at local middle schools

| April 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Olivia Constants Foundation, Inc. (OCF) a 501(c)3 public charity, recently awarded grants to Bates Middle School, Severn River Middle School, and Chesapeake Bay Middle School to support their bullying prevention programs. The Foundation is excited about their respective programs, and their efforts to combat bullying and help provide an environment that allows students the […]

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Jewelry, bake sales to be held at Annapolis Senior Center

Jewelry, bake sales to be held at Annapolis Senior Center

| April 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

The public is invited to a jewelry sale which will be held 9 a.m. – 3 p.m., April 28 – May 1 at the Annapolis Senior Activity Center, 119 S. Villa Avenue in Annapolis. A bake sale will also be held on April 28. The jewelry on sale includes bracelets, necklaces, pins, pierced and clip […]

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Owners of Galway Bay, Killarney House, Brian Boru to take over Pirates Cove in Galesville

Owners of Galway Bay, Killarney House, Brian Boru to take over Pirates Cove in Galesville

| April 15, 2015 | 1 Comment

Today, Bob Platt, founder and owner of the Inn at Pirates Cove will take a step back from the day to day operation of the well known and locally appreciated Inn and waterfront dinning destination. It has been 32 years since Bob first purchased the Inn and restaurant. Bob will remain on as owner and continue to be […]

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Tassels and Tails this weekend to benefit the SPCA

Tassels and Tails this weekend to benefit the SPCA

| April 15, 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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AACC truck pull coming up

AACC truck pull coming up

| April 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

Are you strong enough to pull a truck as part of a five-person team? How fast can you put together a customer’s order and get it ready for shipment? And, what’s the best way to load a truck for several deliveries? Anne Arundel Community College students, faculty and staff, high school students and members of […]

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Kidz Bop coming to Rams Head Live in Baltimore

Kidz Bop coming to Rams Head Live in Baltimore

| April 14, 2015 | 2 Comments

KIDZ BOP, the #1 music brand for kids, is bringing the “Make Some Noise” tour to Baltimore! The KIDZ BOP Kids will take the stage to perform family-friendly versions of today’s biggest hits in this energetic and interactive live show. The “Make Some Noise” tour is the ultimate family concert experience that guarantees to get […]

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AACC students compete for best business plan

AACC students compete for best business plan

| April 13, 2015 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel Community College is challenging its students in two business competitions this spring, and the public is invited to see who does the best job. The Big Idea Elevator Pitch Competition pits the top 12 finalists against each other to see who best explains their idea for a new product, service or business in […]

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Jonathan Shay to deliver memorial lecture at St. John’s College

Jonathan Shay to deliver memorial lecture at St. John’s College

| April 13, 2015 | 1 Comment

Jonathan Shay, MD, PhD, acclaimed author of Achilles in Vietnam  will deliver the 2015 Kristensen Memorial Lecture entitled, Homer on Military Leadership, on April 15th 2015 at 8pm in the Francis Scott Key Auditorium at St. John’s College, Annapolis, Maryland. It is free and open to the public. Dr. Shay is a forceful and passionate advocate […]

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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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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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