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Harmans bus accident injures 17

Harmans bus accident injures 17

| July 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

An accident involving a bus injured seventeen people Saturday evening in Harmans. Firefighters responded to the area of Dorsey Road and Shipley Avenue just after 8:40 p.m. They arrived to find a two-vehicle collision involving a bus and a passenger car. As a result of the collision, the bus left the roadway, went through a […]

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West & Rhode Riverkeeper issued 2015 Report Card

West & Rhode Riverkeeper issued 2015 Report Card

| July 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

The West & Rhode Riverkeeper issued its annual report card for 2015.  “The grades for water quality are up significantly,” said Riverkeeper Jeff Holland, “which means we’re making progress as the only citizen-based environmental organization dedicated solely to protecting these two rivers – the West and Rhode Rivers.”  Based on analysis of data gathered by […]

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Annapolis Health: Bike and Scooter Safety

Annapolis Health: Bike and Scooter Safety

In an unfortunate accident in Cape St. Claire Friday, a 13 year old child riding a scooter was critically injured after he was struck by a pickup truck when he failed to stop and yield to traffic. The boy was taken to Johns Hopkins with critical injuries and no further information is available. In this Annapolis […]

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Check this out from Rams Head On Stage – Scythian and Bret Michaels (not together)

Check this out from Rams Head On Stage – Scythian and Bret Michaels (not together)

| July 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Handmade Quarterly Vol. VI featuring Pressing Strings, Mend The Hollow, Skribe & more Saturday, September 3 8pm | $15   Eric Johnson Wednesday, October 12 8pm | $45   Squirrel Nut Zippers Thursday, October 13 8pm | $45   Parsonsfield Sunday, November 13 1pm | $15 *All Ages Matinee   Bret Michaels Monday, November […]

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County’s back to school program seeks additional donors

County’s back to school program seeks additional donors

| July 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel County residents have a unique opportunity this summer to help a family in financial need by signing up to donate to the Back to School Program. “The Back to School program ensures more than 4,500 young children show up the first day of school with the backpacks, supplies and tools they need succeed,” […]

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Coast Guard looking for source of fake mayday calls from Annapolis. Cost pinned at $500K.

Coast Guard looking for source of fake mayday calls from Annapolis. Cost pinned at $500K.

| July 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Coast Guard requests the public’s assistance in locating a hoax caller who made 28 false distress alerts since July of 2014. LISTEN TO THE AUDIO HERE All calls were determined to have originated from the Annapolis, Maryland, area between Loretta Heights and Admiral Drive along 450/West Street and involved the same male voice transmitting […]

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Governor Hogan to take in a Baysox game on Sunday

Governor Hogan to take in a Baysox game on Sunday

| July 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

Maryland Governor Larry Hogan will be in attendance for the Baysox Cancer Awareness Event Sunday, July 24 at 2:05 p.m. The Baysox will be hosting a “Bobblection” where fans will have the choice between a bobble head depicting the Governor with or without hair. The giveaway consists of 500 of each bobble head for fans […]

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Anne Arundel County Fire Department seeks 2 individuals

Anne Arundel County Fire Department seeks 2 individuals

| July 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

Members of the Anne Arundel County Fire Department Fire and Explosives Investigation Unit are seeking assistance from the public in identifying two individuals in the attached photos. On Friday, July 15 just after 2 p.m., firefighters responded for furniture on fire behind Dove Court in the Still Meadows community. The firefighters arrived and located two […]

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Local radio news director arrested on forgery charges

Local radio news director arrested on forgery charges

| July 21, 2016 | 1 Comment

Raychel Harvey-Jones, the new News Director for WNAV-1430 in Annapolis, was arrested at the station this morning by Baltimore County and Annapolis City Police. Harvey-Jones has been charged with forgery of a public document (court documents) in what can only be called a bizarre attempt at rekindling a broken personal relationship. In 2015, Harvey-Jones was […]

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Want to learn a new language? AACPL has you covered!

Want to learn a new language? AACPL has you covered!

| July 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

Officials with the Anne Arundel County Public Library today began offering Rosetta Stone Library Solution, the popular and fun language learning software. Rosetta Stone courses are offered in 30 languages, including English, which will be especially valuable to thousands of families who speak a language other than English in their home. All levels of Rosetta […]

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Ellis Paul and Dan Navarro at Rams Head On Stage next month!

Ellis Paul and Dan Navarro at Rams Head On Stage next month!

| July 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

Ellis Paul is performing with Dan Navarro at Rams Head on Stage in Annapolis on Saturday, August 20th! “Despite his success and sense of history, Mr. Paul remains an artist with his eye on the future and an interest in discovering the transformative potential in his music.” – The New York Times  Some artists document their lives through […]

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Navy Athletics ranks 8th for their social media skills

Navy Athletics ranks 8th for their social media skills

| July 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

Navy Athletics is ranked as the eighth best school in the country in the College Athletics Social Media rankings by Jumpwire.  Jumpwire measured audience (fans), engagement (total likes, comments and shares across all channels, activity (number of posts), amplification (sharing), applause (likes) and conversation (comments) across six social media channels. Service Academy rival Air Force […]

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FILMSTERS Academy celebrating 15 years

FILMSTERS Academy celebrating 15 years

| July 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

FILMSTERS Academy, a summer film camp for kids is proud to announce that they are celebrating 15 years this summer. Over 138 short films have been produced, shot, directed, acted in and edited by kids 11-18 years of age. In the fifteen-year time span over 800 students have attended film camp, which offers three levels of instruction. The program takes […]

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Bowie Baysox changing their name on Friday

Bowie Baysox changing their name on Friday

| July 19, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Bowie Baysox have announced that for one night only, the team has made the historic decision to change its name to the Bowie Baysox to honor legendary rock-star David Bowie, who passed away earlier this year. The Bowie Baysox David Bowie Tribute Event will be held Friday, July 22 as the team takes on the […]

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400 Launchpads deployed at Anne Arundel Libraries for young customers

400 Launchpads deployed at Anne Arundel Libraries for young customers

| July 19, 2016 | 0 Comments

Officials with the Anne Arundel County Public Library Foundation today announced that the library’s youngest customers can now enjoy new Playaway Launchpads at all branches. Only previously available as part of a pilot program at three libraries, these special Android tablets for children feature high quality, pre-loaded learning apps. Library officials recently distributed 372 new […]

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Harry Potter night at the Baysox on July 23rd

Harry Potter night at the Baysox on July 23rd

| July 19, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Bowie Baysox today announce Harry Potter Night Saturday, July 23 at Prince George’s Stadium as the Baysox take on the Erie SeaWolves at 6:35 p.m. The event will include a pre-game Quidditch Match, Sorting Hat demonstration for kids and other themed-displays around the stadium concourse from members of the Chestertown Harry Potter Festival. The […]

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Warped Tour 2016!

Warped Tour 2016!

| July 19, 2016 | 0 Comments

The traveling circus that is Warped Tour came into town over the weekend. The long list of bands and the even longer lines of fans all gathered at Merriweather Post Pavilion on Saturday morning for the yearly installment. Some of the more recognizable bands on the roster were actually returning Warped veterans: Set It Off, […]

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AACPS looks to re-district Annapolis area schools to alleviate overcrowding

AACPS looks to re-district Annapolis area schools to alleviate overcrowding

| July 18, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Board of Education is taking another look at potential ways to best utilize elementary school space in the Annapolis cluster, and is asking Superintendent George Arlotto to present some options early next year. At its July 13, 2016, meeting, the Board asked Dr. Arlotto to work outside the school system’s stipulated redistricting timeline to […]

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Baysox, Travis Manion Foundation team up for Navy night on August 5th

Baysox, Travis Manion Foundation team up for Navy night on August 5th

| July 18, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Bowie Baysox are teaming up with the Travis Manion Foundation for Navy Night at Prince George’s Stadium on Friday, August 5, against the Richmond Flying Squirrels at 7:05 p.m.  “We are so pleased to be working in conjunction with the Travis Manion Foundation and Navy Night is a perfect fit,” said Adam Pohl, Baysox […]

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New yard waste rules for Anne Arundel County residents in 2017

New yard waste rules for Anne Arundel County residents in 2017

| July 18, 2016 | 9 Comments

Anne Arundel County has begun a six-month outreach effort to inform residents about new curbside yard waste collection requirements.   Beginning January 1, 2017, the Department of Public Works will no longer accept plastic bags as a container for grass clippings, leaves, Christmas Trees, and other yard waste materials set out for curbside collection. After the new […]

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AACC memorial art exhibit to open

AACC memorial art exhibit to open

| July 17, 2016 | 0 Comments

From professional intelligence wonk to recreational artist, Pasadena resident Larry Barter tackled his career and retirement with the same large amount of enthusiasm. View Barter’s interpretations of Maryland barns, Baltimore street life, nautical Maine and French bakeries in the Larry Barter Memorial Exhibit from July 15 through Aug. 19 in the Cade Center for Fine […]

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Best-selling author to headline at TrawlerFest on the Chesapeake

Best-selling author to headline at TrawlerFest on the Chesapeake

| July 17, 2016 | 0 Comments

America’s great chronicler of ocean rescues and survival at sea, Michael Tougias will headline the 2016 TrawlerFest on the Chesapeake. Besides Tougias, TrawlerFest offers 24 seminars designed to help make cruising safer, more enjoyable and less expensive. Tougias has conducted extensive research about how people have survived disasters and obstacles that most of us shudder […]

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