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Hate your plate? Maryland releases new license plate and it is sharp!

Hate your plate? Maryland releases new license plate and it is sharp!

| August 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

Maryland drivers will soon be able to show their state pride on their vehicles with a new license plate. Gov, Larry Hogan made the announcement today. The new license plate will feature the Maryland flag front and center and will be available beginning September 26, 2016 for all passenger cars, SUVs, trucks, motorcycles and multi-purpose vehicles. “You […]

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Schuh expands mosquito control programs

Schuh expands mosquito control programs

| August 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

In an effort to help protect Anne Arundel County residents from Zika, West Nile virus and other mosquito-borne diseases, County Executive Steve Schuh announced an agreement with the Maryland Department of Agriculture (MDA) that will allow the county to increase the number of communities in the mosquito spraying program and provide more resources for property […]

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Annapolis man stabbed in his home; 2nd time in one month

Annapolis man stabbed in his home; 2nd time in one month

| August 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

Annapolis Police responded to a home in the 100 block of South Southwood St for a reported assault. They found a man stabbed in the thumb; and the suspect being his roommate, Matthew James who was arrested and charged accordingly. On July 25th, the same victim was stabbed in the head at the same address […]

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More good stuff from Rams Head On Stage–Night Ranger, Yuna, and more!

More good stuff from Rams Head On Stage–Night Ranger, Yuna, and more!

| August 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

Yuna Tuesday, October 4 8pm | $25   Brandy Clark Saturday, October 29 1pm | $25 *All Ages Matinee   Motown & More: A Holiday Celebration Sunday, December 4 8pm | $35   Night Ranger Wednesday, December 28 6pm | $65   Night Ranger Wednesday, December 28 9pm | $65   Celtic Celebration for the […]

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Historic Annapolis to hold annual meeting and preservation awards

Historic Annapolis to hold annual meeting and preservation awards

| August 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

Historic Annapolis’s Annual Meeting and Preservation Awards Ceremony is a unique opportunity for the public to get a glimpse of the organization’s amazing achievements of the past year, while also looking ahead to the future. In an event sponsored by the Loews Annapolis Hotel, Historic Annapolis who will share past accomplishments and upcoming events, and […]

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Coldwell Banker collecting used instruments for school programs

Coldwell Banker collecting used instruments for school programs

| August 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

Coldwell Banker’s Anne Arundel County offices are not only sponsoring this year’s Labor Day Pops in the Park concert with the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra (Quiet Waters Park in Annapolis on Sunday, September 4 at 5:30 PM), but have also banded together to spearhead the Annapolis Symphony’s Play It Forward program, collecting used instruments to be refurbished and loaned to students […]

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Clinton man charged after biting, assaulting police officers during arrest

Clinton man charged after biting, assaulting police officers during arrest

| August 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

On August 28, 2016, at approximately 5:16 a.m., officers responded to the 1700 block of Sage Brush Court in Severn for a check subject. Upon arrival, they met with two male residents of the house, who advised that an acquaintance, Jeffrey David Crook, was banging on the outside of the house with a brick in […]

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Arts Council doles out more than $400K in grants to local organizations

Arts Council doles out more than $400K in grants to local organizations

| August 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Arts Council of Anne Arundel County recently announced the recipients of  their Community Arts Grants for fiscal year 2017.  These grants are given to nonprofit arts and historic preservation groups to help fund their general operating budgets. The Community Arts Grants are just one of several different types of grant awarded by the  Arts […]

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Emphasis on 2nd Grade reading helps close the achievement gap in Anne Arundel schools

Emphasis on 2nd Grade reading helps close the achievement gap in Anne Arundel schools

| August 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

A laser-like intentional focus on getting second-grade students reading at or above grade level resulted in dramatic gains across the county, the Board of Education was told in a report this week. Countywide, 950 students – 47 percent of second-graders who tested below grade level in reading last fall – had reached or exceeded grade […]

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Washington International Horse Show returns to Verizon Center in October

Washington International Horse Show returns to Verizon Center in October

| August 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

Tickets are now on sale for the 58th Annual Washington International Horse Show (WIHS), one of the most prestigious and entertaining equestrian events in North America, which will take place Oct. 25-30 at Verizon Center in Washington, D.C. More than 500 of the best horses and riders in the world, including Olympic veterans, will arrive […]

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Renowned sailor, Michael Keyworth, to speak at AYC’s seminar during boat show

Renowned sailor, Michael Keyworth, to speak at AYC’s seminar during boat show

| August 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

Michael Keyworth has logged more than 200,000 nautical miles as a boat captain. The Annapolis native has traversed all the world’s oceans while racing, cruising or delivering sailboats and other vessels. Keyworth has encountered just about every challenging situation that can arise on the open seas and always come home safely. That’s because Keyworth does […]

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Anne Arundel County and BikeAAA announce partners for Lifeline 100 bicycle event in October

Anne Arundel County and BikeAAA announce partners for Lifeline 100 bicycle event in October

| August 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel County Executive, Steven R. Schuh, Anne Arundel County Police Department, Anne Arundel County Department of Recreation and non-profit Bicycle Advocates for Annapolis and Anne Arundel County (BikeAAA) are pleased to announce three leading charities as partners for the third annual Anne Arundel County Lifeline 100 Bicycle Event. The Alzheimer’s Association National Capital Area […]

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Fish For a Cure — bigger and better for 2016

Fish For a Cure — bigger and better for 2016

| August 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

“We are not content to ride our current wave of success, we want to make bigger waves; we want to help more people, touch more lives.” Greg Lilly, Fish For a Cure Chairman of the Board. 2016 marks the beginning of an exciting new chapter in Fish For a Cure (F4AC) history. With a brand […]

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Glory Days Grill to open in Edgewater on September 19th

Glory Days Grill to open in Edgewater on September 19th

| August 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

Glory Days Grill is scheduled to open at the Village at Lee Airpark in Edgewater on September 19th. The sports themed American grill and bar works to combine an ever-changing menu of  with entertainment that appeals to all ages. At Glory Days Grill, you will find a bar, patio, banquet rooms, and of course a main dining […]

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International Overdose Awareness Day scheduled for August 31st

International Overdose Awareness Day scheduled for August 31st

| August 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

On August 31, 2106, Anne Arundel County will be hosting the first International Overdose Awareness Day. Please join your neighbors in remembering those lives we have lost due to overdose and let our citizens know THERE IS HOPE! Recovery Anne Arundel ROSC in conjunction with the Anne Arundel County Executive’s Office, Police Department, Fire Department, Department of […]

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The Power of 25 – Hunger affects more people than you know

The Power of 25 – Hunger affects more people than you know

| August 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

For the past 25 years, Food Link – an independent non-profit – has helped county families who find themselves in need by providing them with the food and basic necessities that most of us take for granted. This is the core of what they do, and is an ideal which speaks to their motto: Linking […]

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Drawings from the Dahesh Museum of Art on view at St. John’s Mitchell Gallery

Drawings from the Dahesh Museum of Art on view at St. John’s Mitchell Gallery

| August 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Mitchell Gallery at St. John’s College presents “The Essential Line: Drawings from the Dahesh Museum of Art,” an exhibition that explores the tradition of drawing as a foundation for the visual arts. The exhibition, which is free and open to the public, will be on view from August 26 through October 16. Mitchell Gallery […]

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5th Annual Kegs & Corks brings the crowds to sample Maryland wines and craft beer

5th Annual Kegs & Corks brings the crowds to sample Maryland wines and craft beer

| August 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

Nearly 10,000 people flocked to the Anne Arundel County Fairgrounds on Saturday under bright sunny skies to sample the wares of more than 15 Maryland wineries and more than 15 craft breweries. The festival, now a staple in the community benefited the Chesapeake Bay Trust and featured something for everyone. Three bands played the Union Jacks Annapolis sponsored […]

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Annapolis 10 Mile Run this weekend

Annapolis 10 Mile Run this weekend

| August 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

The City of Annapolis reminds residents that more than 4,000 people will be in Annapolis on Sunday, August 28, 2016, for the 41st Annual Annapolis Ten Mile Run, organized by the Annapolis Striders, Inc, The race begins at the Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium at 7 a.m. and ends at the Stadium at 9:30 a.m.  Several roads will be closed on a rolling […]

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Birds of prey at the Annapolis Home & Garden Expo? Yup!

Birds of prey at the Annapolis Home & Garden Expo? Yup!

| August 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis Fall Home and Garden Expo is coming Sept. 24-25 to the Byzantium Event Center in Annapolis. The show offers guests an opportunity to discover improvements and enhancements for their home in one great location and will feature over 70 companies showcasing kitchens, baths, decking, countertops, sunrooms, exterior products, heating and air conditioning, geothermal […]

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Spa Creek Clean Water PaddleFEST

Spa Creek Clean Water PaddleFEST

| August 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

Announcing the inaugural Spa Creek Clean Water PaddleFEST in Annapolis to celebrate and bring awareness to clean up efforts in Spa Creek with lead sponsorship by The Campbell Foundation and Koons Annapolis Toyota. All proceeds benefit Spa Creek Conservancy Saturday, September 17 11AM-4PM. Launch and EcoFest at Capital SUP, 808 Boucher Ave, Annapolis Enjoy a […]

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Bello Machre’s 32nd Annual Golf Tournament scheduled for September 14th

Bello Machre’s 32nd Annual Golf Tournament scheduled for September 14th

| August 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

Bello Machre is looking for golfers and sponsors to participate in its 32nd Annual Golf Tournament to be held Wednesday, September 14, 2016 at Queenstown Harbor, Queenstown, Maryland, benefiting children and adults with developmental disabilities. Easy online information, registration, and sponsorship opportunities are available at http://www.bellomachre.org/events/golf_tournament. Dr. Robert T. Ireland, President and CEO of Bello […]

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