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LH-Finance inks multi-year deal with

LH-Finance inks multi-year deal with

| July 28, 2017

Marine Financing specialist, LH-Finance, together with the Annapolis Boat Shows, announced today that they have entered into a multi-year contract to co-sponsor the newly added ‘Red Carpet VIP Lounge’ – a VIP Experience that will be unveiled at the United States Sail and the United States Power Boat Shows. LH-Finance, leaders in the marine finance […]

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Annapolis Police to fan out across the City for National Night Out

Annapolis Police to fan out across the City for National Night Out

| July 28, 2017

Join the Annapolis Police Department on  Tuesday, August 1st, at National Night Out events across Annapolis. National Night Out is an annual community-building campaign that promotes police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie to make our neighborhoods safer, more caring places to live. Officers will visit each celebration. Adams Park at 245 Clay Street – 5pm to 8pm […]

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Trifecta Food Truck Festival tomorrow–get tickets now!

Trifecta Food Truck Festival tomorrow–get tickets now!

| July 28, 2017

On Saturday, July 29, the largest gathering of food trucks ever displayed in Baltimore County will descend on the racetrack infield at Maryland State Fairgrounds from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Over 40 of Maryland’s best food trucks will transform the racetrack infield into a festive playground with plenty of activities for both adults and kids to enjoy […]

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Design/Build vs. traditional Design-Bid-Build…Which is for you?

Design/Build vs. traditional Design-Bid-Build…Which is for you?

| July 27, 2017

Surprisingly, the so-called “traditional” or “Design-Bid-Build” method of construction has been in use for only about 150 years. The “Design-Build” method or the “master builder” concept has been in use for thousands of years and is the preferred choice for more and more construction projects. An architect designs a structure or addition in the Design-Bid-Build […]

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Maryland League of Conservation Voters endorse Pantelides for Mayor

Maryland League of Conservation Voters endorse Pantelides for Mayor

| July 27, 2017

The Anne Arundel Chapter of the Maryland League of Conservation Voters (Maryland LCV) has announced that, after interviewing all candidates and carefully evaluating their records and positions on environmental issues, they are endorsing incumbent Mayor Mike Pantelides in the 2017 City of Annapolis mayoral election. “Annapolis is fortunate to have some very strong candidates for […]

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Local teacher invited to C-SPAN Educator’s Conference

Local teacher invited to C-SPAN Educator’s Conference

| July 27, 2017

Erin Lange, a social studies teacher at Arundel High School in Gambrills, Maryland, is one of 30 educators from across the nation selected to attend C-SPAN Classroom’s 2017 Educators’ Conference in Washington, D.C., July 27-28, 2017. The conference provides educators with the opportunity to explore C-SPAN’s programs and C-SPAN Classroom’s free primary source materials. Attendees […]

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Fire Company Chief at Shock-Trauma after crash while responding to call

Fire Company Chief at Shock-Trauma after crash while responding to call

| July 26, 2017

The Chief of the Earleigh Heights Volunteer Fire Company (EHVFC) is admitted to the R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center for the treatment of injuries he suffered in a motor vehicle collision this afternoon in Severna Park. Chief Clifton Krok, 35, was operating a fire department SUV owned by the EHVFC as he was responding […]

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Five more days to save 25% off your Maryland Seafood Festival tickets

Five more days to save 25% off your Maryland Seafood Festival tickets

| July 26, 2017

Join ABC Events for the 50th anniversary of the Maryland Seafood Festival with over 50 things to do during the 2 day festival along the shores of the Chesapeake Bay on September 9th and 10th at Sandy Point State Park. SAVE 25% off your general admission tickets using the code ABC25 when you check out! […]

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Kegs and Corks tickets going fast, get yours now

Kegs and Corks tickets going fast, get yours now

| July 26, 2017

Buy your tickets today for the Sixth Annual Kegs and Corks Craft Beer and Maryland Wine Festival on August 12, 2017 at the Anne Arundel County Fairgrounds. This is the only local festival that features craft beer and Maryland wine together. Guests can sample over 80 exceptional wines from Maryland wineries, in addition to over […]

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Anne Arundel secures more than $1.6 million for water quality improvements

Anne Arundel secures more than $1.6 million for water quality improvements

| July 26, 2017

The Anne Arundel County Department of Public Works (DPW) Watershed Protection and Restoration Program (WPRP) was recently awarded more than $1.68 million in grants from the Maryland Department of Natural Resources’ (DNR) Chesapeake & Atlantic Coastal Bays Trust Fund (Trust Fund) for the construction of a stream and wetland restoration project in Severn Run Natural […]

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Eastport Landing okayed for 106 units, developer weighing options

Eastport Landing okayed for 106 units, developer weighing options

| July 26, 2017

UPDATE:  Pete Gutwald, the Director of Planning and Zoning, responded to our inquiry on the his written opinion/decision. After his opinion was issued, he sent the following email to the City Manager, the developers, and Bill Reichhadt who leads the Eastport Residents’ Workgroup. After consultation with the City Manager and Office of Law it was […]

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Yet another wrong-way, fatal crash on Route 50. 2 Dead

Yet another wrong-way, fatal crash on Route 50. 2 Dead

| July 26, 2017

UPDATE:  Maryland State Police have identified the two fatalities–Christine Parks, 31, of Severn, and Hui Xu, 34, of Herndon, Virginia. Parks was apparently traveling eastbound in the westbound lane in a Hyundai when she hit Xu, operating a Honda Civic, head-on. The impact killed both. Xu’s car spun and was struck by another car injuring […]

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Amps & Ales Festival coming to Prince George’s Stadium in September

Amps & Ales Festival coming to Prince George’s Stadium in September

| July 25, 2017

Two local agencies have partnered to create the Amps & Ales Festival, hosting the first annual event at Prince George’s Stadium (home of the Bowie Baysox) on Saturday September 16, 2017. Humdinger Productions – a Crofton-based event management company – and the Symmetry Agency – an Annapolis-based marketing agency – have united to create a […]

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Tax relief may be available to those impacted by tornado

Tax relief may be available to those impacted by tornado

| July 25, 2017

The Maryland State Department of Assessments and Taxation (SDAT) is encouraging residents whose real property was damaged by Monday’s severe weather to contact the Department, as they may qualify to have their property assessments reduced. Queen Anne’s County residents can fill out the attached pdfs and email it to [email protected], or call our local office at […]

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Crystal Spring/Providence Point files plans for retirement community

Crystal Spring/Providence Point files plans for retirement community

| July 25, 2017

The Village at Providence Point (formerly Crystal Spring) has filed their plans with the City having addressed all the concerns brought up. In the final iteration, if approved will contain: 315 Apartments 18 Cottages 48 Health Care Suites 40 Maison Court Apartments 5 Duplex Along with several common components such as swimming pools, dining facilities, […]

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Liberty Tree to be planted on State House grounds

Liberty Tree to be planted on State House grounds

| July 25, 2017

70 cyclists with a shared passion for trees will arrive in Annapolis, on July 31, Day 2 of the 2017 STIHL Tour des Trees, an annual cycling adventure benefitting TREE Fund. The cyclists are expected to arrive at the Maryland Statehouse grounds starting at 11:00 a.m. Event hosts and local officials and tree stewards will […]

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Encore Chorale registration now open

Encore Chorale registration now open

| July 25, 2017

Registration is open for the Fall session of the Encore Chorale at locations in the Annapolis area and singers of all vocal experience, age 55+, are welcome to join. 15 weekly rehearsals will begin in September at the following locations. Anne Arundel Community College Encore Chorale – Rehearsals begin Monday, September 11, 2017 at 2:00pm […]

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Pastrana comes home as Nitro Circus hits Annapolis (PHOTOS)

Pastrana comes home as Nitro Circus hits Annapolis (PHOTOS)

| July 25, 2017

Travis Pastrana is a local boy through and through. He and his band of merry dirt bikers, skate boarders, BMX’ers (and even wheel chairs) were on full display as Nitro Circus Live finally hit the superstar’s home this past Sunday. Originally the plan was DOA. The original proposal was shot down by the community surrounding […]

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Schuh expands “Safe Stations” initiative to battle County’s opioid crisis

Schuh expands “Safe Stations” initiative to battle County’s opioid crisis

| July 25, 2017

County Executive Steve Schuh today announced that Anne Arundel County will invest $200,000 to expand the “Safe Stations” anti-opioid initiative across Anne Arundel County and Annapolis City. The program’s expansion was made possible as a result of a $287,000 grant from the Hogan-Rutherford Administration, which recently pledged $22 million across the state to help fight […]

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Schuh expands “Safe Stations” initiative to battle opioid crisis

Schuh expands “Safe Stations” initiative to battle opioid crisis

| July 25, 2017

County Executive Steve Schuh today announced that Anne Arundel County will invest $200,000 to expand the “Safe Stations” anti-opioid initiative across Anne Arundel County and Annapolis City. The program’s expansion was made possible as a result of a $287,000 grant from the Hogan-Rutherford Administration, which recently pledged $22 million across the state to help fight […]

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Arnett makes it official for next run for Annapolis Alderman

Arnett makes it official for next run for Annapolis Alderman

| July 24, 2017

On July 17th Ross Arnett ended any further speculation about his intentions to run for re-election by filing to continue as the alderman from ward 8. Ross is proud of his record as “the Independent Voice for Eastport” and hopes to spend the next four years finishing the work that he began during the Moyer, […]

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Wye River Upper School to host a free presentation on Executive Functioning and Building Better Habits

Wye River Upper School to host a free presentation on Executive Functioning and Building Better Habits

| July 24, 2017

Wye River Upper School is pleased to announce that Dr. Lauren Littlefield, psychologist and associate professor, will be presenting on – Building Better Habits: Organization, Planning and Goal Setting Strategies for Adolescents with Executive Dysfunction. Dr. Littlefield will support parents and other guests in their understanding of executive functioning and methods for breaking old habits […]

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