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TONIGHT: Beyond the Dream Rally

TONIGHT: Beyond the Dream Rally

| January 16, 2017

The members of the Legislative Black Caucus of Maryland (LBCM) will be hosting the “Beyond The Dream” Unity Rally in Lawyers Mall in Annapolis today, January 16th 2017, from 6:30p.m. to 7:00p.m. promptly followed by the Annual Wreath Laying ceremony with special guest, Lt. Governor Boyd Rutherford. In honor of Martin Luther King, the Black […]

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Annapolis Maritime Museum expands Board

Annapolis Maritime Museum expands Board

| January 15, 2017

The Annapolis Maritime Museum announces the expansion of its Board of Directors with the addition of two new members who are leaders in the Anne Arundel Community.   Maj Gen Andrew Davis, USMC (Ret) and Doug Shipley of Maryland Live Casino, were recently voted to serve as Directors on the Board at the Museum’s annual membership meeting. Andrew […]

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Ralph Crosby to speak at PRSA meeting

Ralph Crosby to speak at PRSA meeting

| January 15, 2017

The Central Chesapeake Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) will feature the founder of Crosby Marketing Communications, Ralph Crosby, on Thursday, January 26. His firm is the third largest ad agency in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area. Crosby will discuss his recently published third book, Memoirs of a Main Street Boy—Growing Up […]

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City to present free flood insurance seminars for residents and businesses

City to present free flood insurance seminars for residents and businesses

| January 15, 2017

Property owners who own buildings within a high-risk flood zone rely on flood insurance to minimize the costs of disaster recovery from flooding events, but do those property owners understand the costs and benefits of the National Flood Insurance program?  If you live in a flood zone, do you know what is covered? Do you […]

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The Mavericks to play Chesapeake Bay Blues Festival this year

The Mavericks to play Chesapeake Bay Blues Festival this year

| January 14, 2017

Chesapeake Bay Events, Inc. is pleased to announce that THE MAVERICKS will be the closer for Saturday, May 20th, 2017. The Mavericks are an eclectic American band, combining country music, Latin, and rockabilly influences. The Mavericks were founded in 1989 in Miami, Florida. Between 1991 and 2003, the band recorded six studio albums. Their highest-peaking American […]

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Anne Arundel County Police investigating Odenton homicide

Anne Arundel County Police investigating Odenton homicide

| January 14, 2017

On Friday, January 13, 2017 at approximately 10:45 p.m., the Anne Arundel County Police Western District responded to the 2200 block of Conquest Way, Odenton, Maryland for an unknown disturbance. Upon arrival officers located an adult male lying in a yard suffering from an apparent gunshot wound(s). Police and Fire Department personnel rendered aid to […]

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Annapolis pottery exhibit highlights long career

Annapolis pottery exhibit highlights long career

| January 13, 2017

Rick Malmgren’s newest exhibit is about introspection ­– 40 years of it to be exact. The exhibit, “My Romance with Earth and Fire, Rick Malmgren: A Retrospective,” will be on display from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday in Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts’ Chaney Gallery through Saturday, Feb. 25. Malmgren grew […]

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Arlotto reminds parents of potential change to break for inclement weather

Arlotto reminds parents of potential change to break for inclement weather

| January 13, 2017

Superintendent George Arlotto today reminded parents of all Anne Arundel County Public Schools students that the semester break for students – now scheduled for January 23, 2017 – could shift if there is inclement weather that forces schools to close on any of the four days preceding the break. The Board-approved calendar calls for four […]

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333 Coffeehouse presents:  An Evening with Alan Reid & Rob van Sante

333 Coffeehouse presents: An Evening with Alan Reid & Rob van Sante

| January 13, 2017

The 333 Coffeehouse, Annapolis’ monthly listening space for folk and acoustic music, is pleased to present an evening of Scottish folk music with Alan Reid & Rob van Sante. Whether it’s a ballad about love or mercy or an insider’s melodic look at the ways of the Scottish highlanders and their ilk, a song by […]

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Tickets still available for MLK Jr. Breakfast on Monday

Tickets still available for MLK Jr. Breakfast on Monday

| January 13, 2017

Tickets are still available for 36th Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Breakfast at 8 a.m. on Monday, Jan. 16, in the David S. Jenkins Gymnasium on Anne Arundel Community College’s Arnold campus, 101 College Parkway. Tickets for the breakfast are $35 and are available on Eventbrite here. Nationally known speaker, author, social entrepreneur, producer […]

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USNA’s 13th Company to march in President Trump’s Inaugural Parade

USNA’s 13th Company to march in President Trump’s Inaugural Parade

| January 13, 2017

Ninety-one members of the Naval Academy’s 13th Company will march in the 58th Presidential Inaugural parade Friday, Jan. 20, in Washington D.C. The event will be broadcast nationwide. The 13th Company was chosen to participate in the parade due to their status as the Brigade’s Color Company for the fall semester 2016. The Color Company competition is a tradition that began […]

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Documentary: History of Anne Arundel to be held at Annapolis Library on February 1

Documentary: History of Anne Arundel to be held at Annapolis Library on February 1

| January 11, 2017

Anne Arundel County will hold a special screening event for a new documentary about the life of the County’s namesake, Anne Arundel, on Feb. 1. “It is very important for us to know about our past, and until now there has been little material about Lady Baltimore, Anne Arundel,” said County Executive Steve Schuh. “We […]

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Ann Wilson and Emmylou Harris coming to Maryland Hall

Ann Wilson and Emmylou Harris coming to Maryland Hall

| January 11, 2017

Rams Head Promotions has announced that Ann Wilson of Heart and Emmylou Harris will be performing at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts in the upcoming months. Tickets can be obtained at Rams Head On Stage box office or online! Wilson says fans can expect: “A beautiful, classy set with an elegant, artistic production … […]

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14-year old black girl charged in racist Twitter threats against AACPS

14-year old black girl charged in racist Twitter threats against AACPS

| January 11, 2017

On January 9, 2017 the Anne Arundel County Police Department was notified by school administrators at Arundel High School of a suspicious Twitter account. This account was created using similar language to a racist petition recovered by administrators at the school on January 6, 2017. The account was created under the name @KoolkidsKlanKkk and contained […]

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Annapolis Summer Garden Theatre holding auditions

Annapolis Summer Garden Theatre holding auditions

| January 11, 2017

Auditions for the Annapolis Summer Garden Theatre (ASGT) season closer “In The Heights” are scheduled for Tuesday, January 24, at 7 pm and Saturday, January 28 at 10 am at West Annapolis Elementary School, 505 Melvin Avenue. The show is directed by Darnell Patrick Morris. All roles are open and unpaid. No appointment is necessary. […]

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Germantown neighborhood takes on Navy Athletic Association and Travis Pastrana in ill-informed letter to Mayor

Germantown neighborhood takes on Navy Athletic Association and Travis Pastrana in ill-informed letter to Mayor

| January 11, 2017

It seems like Travis Pastrana may not be the target of the Germantown-Homewood Community Association after all.  Well, kinda. For the backstory—click here! In a December letter to the Mayor and Aldermen obtained by Eye On Annapolis, Association Chair Robert Waldman (who is also the Vice-Chair of the City’s Planning Commission) lays out the opposition. […]

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Racist threats making rounds on Twitter against Annapolis High and AHS students

Racist threats making rounds on Twitter against Annapolis High and AHS students

| January 10, 2017

UPDATE:  Per Bob Mosier, AACPS Spokesperson, the school system and the police are aggressively investigating this incident with the assistance of Twitter. They do not believe there is a credible threat, but actions are being taken as if it were credible out of an abundance of caution. Parents, students, faculty, and staff can expect to […]

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Construction worker dies after being struck by vehicle in Pasadena

Construction worker dies after being struck by vehicle in Pasadena

| January 9, 2017

On January 9, 2017 at approximately 12:50 p.m., officers responded to the report of a crash involving a pedestrian struck on Fort Smallwood Road at Hillcreek Road in Pasadena. The investigation showed that a Jeep Grand Cherokee, operated by Jason Lee Disney of Pasadena, was traveling southeast on Fort Smallwood Road approaching Hillcreek Road which was […]

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‘Destination Maryland’ now available

‘Destination Maryland’ now available

| January 9, 2017

Off the presses and just in time to plan for a year’s worth of travel, The Maryland Office of Tourism Development (OTD) released the 2017 edition of Destination Maryland: The Guide to Maryland Travel. This free travel publication highlights the regions of Maryland and includes trip suggestions as well as listings of attractions, state and […]

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ABC Events adds Naptown barBAYq to festival lineup including MD Chicken Wing Festival, Bay Bridge Paddle, and MD Seafood Festival

ABC Events adds Naptown barBAYq to festival lineup including MD Chicken Wing Festival, Bay Bridge Paddle, and MD Seafood Festival

| January 9, 2017

Changes are afoot in the Annapolis area festival scene. In the past, ABC Events has brought such wonderful events such as Annapolis Beer Week, the Maryland Chicken Wing Festival, the Bay Bridge Paddle, and the Maryland Seafood Festival. This year, they add the Naptown barBAYq to their list of festivals after purchasing the rights to […]

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Police searching for driver following crash that left passenger in Shock-Trauma

Police searching for driver following crash that left passenger in Shock-Trauma

| January 9, 2017

On January 8, 2017 at approximately 9:42 p.m., officers responded to a single vehicle rollover crash on Solomons Island Road near Tarragon Lane in Edgewater. Investigation showed that a Honda was southbound at a very high rate of speed when it failed to negotiate the right-hand curve, began to spin and went off the roadway. […]

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Snap To It This Winter!  ArtFarm Annapolis registration underway

Snap To It This Winter! ArtFarm Annapolis registration underway

| January 9, 2017

Winter Teen Art & Photography Class: Jan 19-March 9 (for boys & girls ages 12-15) Alison will be combining her love of Fine Art & Photography to teach kids about the many processes that can be used to create art with their photography. There will be a total of 3-4 outdoor shooting days (weather permitting) where […]

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