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Sergeant Major Battaglia to be Grand Marshal of Military Bowl Parade

Sergeant Major Battaglia to be Grand Marshal of Military Bowl Parade

| December 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Military Bowl® presented by Northrop Grumman, benefiting the USO, announced today that Sergeant Major Bryan B. Battaglia, the Senior Enlisted Advisor to the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and the senior non-commissioned officer in the U.S. Armed Forces, will return as the Grand Marshal of the Military Bowl Parade on Saturday, Dec. […]

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Sun Valley 6 brings affordable moviegoing back to Glen Burnie

Sun Valley 6 brings affordable moviegoing back to Glen Burnie

| December 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

A new 752-seat movie theater — with six screens, the latest in seating and in projection and sound equipment — is coming to the Sun Valley Shopping Center in Glen Burnie as part of the center’s current major remodeling. Ceremonies marking the grand opening of Sun Valley 6 will occur Friday, Dec. 19, at 11 a.m. with a […]

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18|8 Men’s Salon coming to Annapolis

18|8 Men’s Salon coming to Annapolis

| December 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Greenberg Gibbons announced today that 18|8 Fine Men’s Salon is coming to Annapolis Towne Centre in early 2015. Since launching in 2002, 18|8 has become known for offering upscale hair care and grooming services to men at moderate prices. The new salon will be the chain’s first Maryland location, and will occupy a 1,805-square foot […]

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Get your polar bear plunge on in January

Get your polar bear plunge on in January

| December 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Maryland State Police (MSP) will host the 19th Annual Polar Bear Plunge and PlungeFest on Saturday, January 24, 2015 at Sandy Point State Park in Annapolis, Md. More than 10,000 from across the state will plunge into the Chesapeake Bay for a chilly dip to benefit Special Olympics Maryland (SOMD), which provides year-round sports […]

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AYC coach selected to lead delegation of sailors to Netherlands

AYC coach selected to lead delegation of sailors to Netherlands

| December 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Last month, the U.S. Optimist Dinghy Association’s (USODA) International Committee announced that the Annapolis Yacht Club’s (AYC) Optimist Head Coach, Tomas Ruiz de Luque, was selected as one of two coaches who will take fifteen U.S. Optimist Dinghy sailors to the 30th Magic Marine Easter Regatta in The Netherlands, March 29 – April 7, 2015. […]

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Police seize drugs and weapons in Glen Burnie raid

Police seize drugs and weapons in Glen Burnie raid

| December 16, 2014 | 1 Comment

On December 15, 2014, at approximately 11:00 a.m., detectives from Northern District’s Tactical Narcotics Team (TNT) executed a narcotics search warrant at 307 Wilson Boulevard SW in Glen Burnie. As a result of the operation, the following was seized: (52) capsules or 15.39 grams of heroin (approximate street value $1,846) (299) alprazolam pills (approximate street […]

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Council approves Schuh’s nomination for Health Department

Council approves Schuh’s nomination for Health Department

| December 15, 2014 | 1 Comment

County Executive Steve Schuh tonight thanked the Anne Arundel County Council for unanimously consenting to his recommendation for the appointment of Dr. Jinlene Chan as permanent Anne Arundel County Health Officer. “As our county works to address the public health crisis of heroin and opioid addiction, we will be fortunate to have Dr. Jinlene Chan as […]

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Pat Metheney brings his Unity Band to Annapolis

Pat Metheney brings his Unity Band to Annapolis

| December 15, 2014 | 1 Comment

Pat Metheny’s versatility is almost nearly without peer on any instrument. Over the years, he has performed with artists as diverse as Steve Reich to Ornette Coleman to Herbie Hancock to Jim Hall to Milton Nascimento to David Bowie. Metheny’s body of work includes compositions for solo guitar, small ensembles, electric and acoustic instruments, large […]

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Bello Machre receives $10K grant

Bello Machre receives $10K grant

| December 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Bello Machre is pleased to announce today that it has received a $10,000 grant from the Bank of America Charitable Foundation to welcome four adults into one of its new wheelchair-accessible homes. “Bello Machre’s work with people who are developmentally disabled is incredibly important to the Anne Arundel community,” said David Millman, Maryland and Baltimore […]

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Neo Pizza to opening at Annapolis Towne Centre

Neo Pizza to opening at Annapolis Towne Centre

| December 15, 2014 | 1 Comment

Greenberg Gibbons announced today that Neo Pizza is coming to Annapolis Towne Centre. The quick-serve pizzeria will assume the 3,921-square-foot space next to Hair Cuttery and AT&T. The projected opening date is January 2015.  The locally owned restaurant specializes in “blisterized” pizza, a concept that is popular on the West Coast, which refers to the […]

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Navy defeats Army 17-10 in 115th match up (PHOTOS)

Navy defeats Army 17-10 in 115th match up (PHOTOS)

| December 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Black Knights were ready to stop the streak. And for a while, it looked like they might just do that when they scored in the opening minutes of the 115th Army-Navy Game at M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore.  That touchdown came from a blocked Navy punt and a quick recovery and run in for […]

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So, there were hundreds of Santas in Annapolis yesterday?

So, there were hundreds of Santas in Annapolis yesterday?

| December 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

Yes Virginia, it’s true!  The 2nd Annual Annapolis SantaCon organized by the Hospice Hundred Committee benefiting Chesapeake Kids happened yesterday with great success. SantaCon is part pub-crawl, part fundraiser, part flash mob; but most definitely and a whole lot of holiday madness and fun.  Anyone and everyone who wanted to get into the Christmas spirit by supporting a […]

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Tickets available for annual Martin Luther King Breakfast

Tickets available for annual Martin Luther King Breakfast

| December 13, 2014 | 1 Comment

Ticket sales are underway for the 34th annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Breakfast on Monday, Jan. 19, at Anne Arundel Community College. For the first time, this year’s guest speaker is a middle school student, Katherine Hernandez Marroquin. Doors open at 7:30 a.m., and the program begins at 8 a.m. in the David […]

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115th Army-Navy Game — LIVE BLOG

115th Army-Navy Game — LIVE BLOG

| December 13, 2014 | 1 Comment

Army and Navy will meet on the gridiron for the 115th time when the two square off on Saturday at M&T Bank Stadium (71,008) in Baltimore. Kickoff is set for 3:10 pm. The Army-Navy game is presented by USAA. Navy enters the contest looking to defeat Army for a series-record 13th straight year. Prior to Navy’s historic run, the longest […]

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USNA swag sent into orbit with Orion

USNA swag sent into orbit with Orion

| December 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

Onboard last Friday’s successful launch of Orion were several small items from the Naval Academy donated by former NASA astronaut and Class of 1973 graduate of the academy, Ken Reightler, who is also a former executive of Lockheed Martin and currently the Distinguished Professor and Robert A. Heinlein Chair in the aerospace engineering department at […]

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Annapolis protest march goes off with only a slight hitch

Annapolis protest march goes off with only a slight hitch

| December 12, 2014 | 1 Comment

The numbers were not nearly what City officials predicted (1000), but there were about 200-300 peaceful protestors (according to a DGS officer at Lawyer’s Mall) who took to the streets of Annapolis to protest police brutality. The crowd was on time, polite, and respectful.  It was everything that the police had hoped. Annapolis Police Chief […]

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Rotary of South AA awarded Foundation of the Year

Rotary of South AA awarded Foundation of the Year

| December 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

In its 14th year, the Community Foundation of Anne Arundel County (CFAAC) hosted the Celebration of Philanthropy Awards Luncheon at the Annapolis Double Tree Hotel on November 21, 2014.  CFAAC recognized the individuals, families, businesses and civic organizations, whose generosity, philanthropic leadership, and motivation of others improves the quality of life for all in Anne Arundel County.  The […]

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New watershed grant program for Anne Arundel County

New watershed grant program for Anne Arundel County

| December 12, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Anne Arundel County Department of Public Works and the Chesapeake Bay Trust announce a new grant program, the Watershed Restoration Grant Program, to support restoration activities throughout Anne Arundel County to improve water quality in local streams and rivers. The grant program was created to engage local nonprofit organizations, landowners, and communities in efforts […]

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And they’re off…Midshipmen running with Army-Navy game ball

And they’re off…Midshipmen running with Army-Navy game ball

| December 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

Midshipmen of the 13th Company gathered at 7am on this morning, for a motivational kick-off to begin the 84 mile trek from Bancroft Hall to Baltimore’s M&T Bank Stadium for the 33rd running of the Army-Navy game ball. The first relay team of Midshipmen were  joined by USNA Superintendent, VADM Ted Carter and USNA Commandant of Midshipmen, CAPT William Byrne as the […]

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Fire engine backs into Cape St. Claire firehouse, causes partial collapse

Fire engine backs into Cape St. Claire firehouse, causes partial collapse

| December 12, 2014 | 1 Comment

Full service continues from the Cape Saint Claire Fire Station after a Thursday night collision involving a piece of fire apparatus caused substantial damage to the building. The station, located at 1411 Cape St. Claire Road, was damaged in a backing accident involving a 2012 Pierce Arrow Pumper/Tanker (designated as Engine 194). The incident occurred […]

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Woman in walker killed by hit and run driver in Glen Burnie

Woman in walker killed by hit and run driver in Glen Burnie

| December 11, 2014 | 3 Comments

On Thursday, December 11, 2014 at approximately 5:36 PM Linda Lea Suski, who was elderly and used a walker for assistance, was attempting to cross Baltimore Annapolis Boulevard in Glen Burnie from the bus stop on the west side near Phyllis Drive, to the east side to return to her home on Clara Circle. After […]

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Area ministers call for peaceful protest to show solidarity

Area ministers call for peaceful protest to show solidarity

| December 11, 2014 | 2 Comments

“BLACK LIVES MATTER”, “ENOUGH IS ENOUGH”, “I AM ERIC GARNER”, AND “PRAYER WORKS” are just a few of the protest signs and banners that local clergy and community members will hold at a community-wide rally to be held on Friday, December 12, 2014 beginning at 5:30 pm at the Annapolis City Dock Alex Hailey [sic] […]

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