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Campus greening at St. Anne’s School of Annapolis

Campus greening at St. Anne’s School of Annapolis

| August 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

A few improvements to the campus exterior are taking place this summer at St. Anne’s School of Annapolis. Learning takes place outside just as much as inside the classroom. These improvements will support that learning by enhancing the school’s “outdoor classroom.” As outlined in the 2014-2017 Strategic Plan: Inspire, Inquire, Innovate St. Anne’s School is […]

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Maryland boating safety tips and laws you must remember

Maryland boating safety tips and laws you must remember

| July 31, 2015 | 0 Comments

It’s the middle of the summer. July and August are traditionally the worst months for boating accidents in Maryland. In 2013 there were 14 boating fatalities in Maryland. The worst day of the week for boating is, not surprisingly, Saturday. With one of our past legislative representatives, Don Dwyer, in the last few years receiving […]

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Volunteer Center accepting nominations for Hall of Fame Awards

Volunteer Center accepting nominations for Hall of Fame Awards

| July 31, 2015 | 0 Comments

Nominations are currently being accepted for the 11th Volunteer Project Hall of Fame Awards Luncheon which will be on Thursday, November 5, 2015, 11:30 am to 2:00 pm at the Blue Dolphin Restaurant in Gambrills, MD. These annual awards, sponsored by the Anne Arundel County Volunteer Center and the Coordinators of Volunteers of Anne Arundel […]

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Providence Center, MRA, and AACC partner for healthier rivers

Providence Center, MRA, and AACC partner for healthier rivers

| July 31, 2015 | 1 Comment

Providence Center, a non-profit organization that serves adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities in Anne Arundel County is teaming up with the Magothy River Association (MRA) and Anne Arundel Community College (AACC) to make our rivers healthier. The organizations are producing a floating garden at Providence Center’s greenhouses that will provide both a natural filtration […]

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Navy Football Fan Fest next weekend

Navy Football Fan Fest next weekend

| July 30, 2015 | 1 Comment

Navy fans are invited to the 2015 Navy Football Fan Fest/Media Day on Saturday, August 8 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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Celebrate Philanthropy nominations are open

Celebrate Philanthropy nominations are open

| July 30, 2015 | 1 Comment

Nominations are currently being accepted for the 15th Celebrate Philanthropy! Awards Luncheon which will be on Friday, November 20th, , 2015, 11.30 am to 2.00 pm, at the Loews Annapolis Hotel. The categories for nominations are Philanthropist, Volunteer, Corporate Philanthropist, and Foundation of the Year. Forms can be downloaded from www.cfaac.org. The deadline to submit […]

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Unlimited samples of 60 wines and 40 brews at Kegs and Corks Fest

Unlimited samples of 60 wines and 40 brews at Kegs and Corks Fest

| July 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

 Get your tickets now for the Fourth Annual Kegs and Corks Craft Beer and Maryland Wine Festival on August 15, 2015 at the Anne Arundel County Fairgrounds. In the Maryland Wine Pavilion, guests can sample over 60 exceptional wines from 14 Maryland wineries, while enjoying crab cakes, fresh oysters, and shrimp. The Craft Beer Corral, […]

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Shindig prices going up this Saturday

Shindig prices going up this Saturday

| July 29, 2015 | 1 Comment

General Admission ticket prices  will increase to $70.00 THIS SATURDAY, August 1 for the Shindig Music Festival scheduled for September 19th in Carroll Park in Baltimore! Unfortunately, VIP tickets are sold out! This year’s two main stages will be anchored by rock radio staples GODSMACK and 90’s alternative giants STONE TEMPLE PILOTS featuring Chester Bennington […]

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Annapolis police arrest local man on child porn charges

Annapolis police arrest local man on child porn charges

| July 29, 2015 | 1 Comment

 On Tuesday, July 27th detectives seized a computer after being notified it stored possible child pornography. Detectives located several images which led to the issuance of a search and seizure warrant for the suspect’s home. On Wednesday, July 28th detectives executed the search and seizure warrant at the home of Paul Holland, 57, in the […]

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Annapolis Police to celebrate National Night Out on August 4th

Annapolis Police to celebrate National Night Out on August 4th

| July 29, 2015 | 1 Comment

National Night Out (NNO) celebrations are held each year to bring communities together to support crime prevention and education.  NNO helps communities prevent crime by strengthening police-community partnerships and neighborhood spirit.  NNO sends a message to criminals that the community is organized and fighting back against crime.  The Annapolis Police Department is hosting a National […]

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Double amputee rides across America to raise funds, awareness for service members

Double amputee rides across America to raise funds, awareness for service members

| July 29, 2015 | 1 Comment

On June 1, 2015, just one day after completing a marathon, Toran Gaal set out on his Ride Across America, an epic 3,800 mile journey by handcycle. Gaal is cycling from San Diego to Arlington to raise funds and awareness for the Semper Fi Fund. Now more than halfway through his cross-country adventure, Gaal is […]

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Missing teen’s body recovered in Severna Park

Missing teen’s body recovered in Severna Park

| July 28, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner has completed the autopsy on remains recovered in Severna Park last night. It was approximately 7:00 p.m. when officers found a decomposing body in the area of the 200 block of Riverdale Road.  The remains have been positively identified via dental records as Mr. Dominic Anthony Tipton a missing person. […]

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BikeAAA distributes hundreds of helmets to county children

BikeAAA distributes hundreds of helmets to county children

| July 28, 2015 | 1 Comment

Bicycle Advocates for Annapolis & Anne Arundel County (“BikeAAA”) in partnership with several other organizations has been busy this summer  providing bicycle safety instruction and bike helmets to hundreds of Anne Arundel County children and adults.    BikeAAA is an all-volunteer 501c3 that advocates for safe biking for transportation, recreation and health countywide. BikeAAA organized this […]

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AACC concert series on tap for August

AACC concert series on tap for August

| July 28, 2015 | 1 Comment

Rousing marches and energetic medleys will be featured at the “Summer Concert” at 2 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 2, in the Robert E. Kauffman Theater in the Pascal Center for Performing Arts at Anne Arundel Community College. The AACC Concert Band, conducted by adjunct music faculty Paul Dembowki, will join with the Broadneck Area Summer Band […]

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Battle of the Bands concludes after 17 years

Battle of the Bands concludes after 17 years

| July 27, 2015 | 1 Comment

Today, the Anne Arundel County High School Battle of the Bands has announced the conclusion of the annual Annapolis-based event, after 17 consecutive years at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts in Annapolis. Founded by Nancy Almgren in 1999 as a way to expose County residents to talented musicians from all of the area high […]

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AACC professor selected for national STEM award

AACC professor selected for national STEM award

| July 27, 2015 | 4 Comments

Alycia A. Marshall, Ph.D., chair of Anne Arundel Community College’s mathematics department, was chosen for a top national honor in the science, technology, mathematics and engineering (STEM) field. INSIGHT into Diversity magazine named her one of 100 Inspiring Women in STEM in recognition of her leadership in mentoring, teaching and encouraging students to major in […]

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Rocknoceros coming to Baysox this weekend

Rocknoceros coming to Baysox this weekend

| July 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Bowie Baysox have announced  Superhero Night with a special pregame concert by Northern Virginia’s premier power-trio for children, Rocknoceros, on Saturday, August 1, as the team takes on the Trenton Thunder at 6:35 p.m. Get to the stadium early to enjoy kids band Rocknoceros in concert and meet your favorite superheroes during the game. […]

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Evening 2 alarm fire shuts on Bay Ridge Road in Annapolis

Evening 2 alarm fire shuts on Bay Ridge Road in Annapolis

| July 26, 2015 | 1 Comment

A home believed to be unoccupied caught fire this evening in the 900 block of Bay Ridge Road in Annapolis, Upon arrival  firefighters saw flames from the dwelling and called for an immediate second alarm due to the heat conditions. Hoses were stretched across Bay Ridge Road for about an hour and police were directing traffic. […]

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Navy names new assistant women’s basketball coach

Navy names new assistant women’s basketball coach

| July 26, 2015 | 1 Comment

Navy head women’s basketball coach Stefanie Pemper announced today the hiring of Ashley Langford as an assistant coach.  Langford comes to Navy from the University of Denver where she had been an assistant for the last three seasons.  “I am really excited to add Ashley to our staff,” said Pemper. “She was the first person […]

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Annapolis Shakespeare Company comes to Reynolds Tavern

Annapolis Shakespeare Company comes to Reynolds Tavern

| July 26, 2015 | 1 Comment

Annapolis Shakespeare Company is proud to announce their production, The Servant of Two Masters, a Helen Hayes Awards © recommended production. A Helen Hayes Award © is a theater award named for the famed actress Helen Hayes to recognize excellence in professional theater in the Washington, D.C. area since 1983. The awards are named in tribute to Helen Hayes, known as […]

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United Way of Central Maryland grants $500K to area non-profits

United Way of Central Maryland grants $500K to area non-profits

| July 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

United Way of Central Maryland  yesterday announced $500,000 for programming supporting United Way’s goal of building self-sufficient families and stronger communities in Anne Arundel County. United Way’s grants will support the organization’s overall mission to stabilize families and provide all central Marylanders the opportunity to attain a quality education, financial stability and good health through […]

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Citizen input needed on Odenton Town Center, meeting on August 5th

Citizen input needed on Odenton Town Center, meeting on August 5th

| July 25, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Anne Arundel County Office of Planning and Zoning invites business leaders, stakeholders, and citizens interested in future growth of the Odenton Town Center to join staff at a meeting to discuss the Preliminary Draft OTC Master Plan.  “Public input is crucial to putting forth a long-term, sustainable plan for the Odenton Town Center,” said […]

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