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Maryland Capitol Police name first woman to Commander post

Maryland Capitol Police name first woman to Commander post

| April 19, 2014 | 1 Comment

Maryland Department of General Services Secretary Alvin Collins and Maryland Capitol Police (MCP) Chief Michael Wilson have announced the promotion of Lieutenant Rebecca Labs to Commander of the Annapolis Detachment, becoming the first woman to lead the Detachment. Lieutenant Labs has been serving in an acting capacity as Commander since January 1, 2014, overseeing more […]

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Man shot overnight in Annapolis

Man shot overnight in Annapolis

| April 19, 2014 | 1 Comment

UPDATE:  The Annapolis Police Department has issued the following statement: On Saturday, April 19, 2014 at 2:50 am, officers responded to the area of W. Washington St and Town Pines Ct for a report of a shooting.  Upon officers arrival, they located the victim who was suffering from a gunshot wound to the shoulder.  The […]

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Spring sailing weekend coming to Annapolis (April 25-27, 2014)

Spring sailing weekend coming to Annapolis (April 25-27, 2014)

| April 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Annapolis Sailing Industry Association members will host multiple events revolving around sailing the weekend of April 25 – 27 to make Annapolis, MD, a weekend destination for sailors and those looking to get into sailing on the Chesapeake Bay and its many rivers. The Annapolis Spring Sailboat Show, held Friday through Sunday, costs only $12 […]

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Hospice of the Chesapeake fetes volunteers

Hospice of the Chesapeake fetes volunteers

| April 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Hospice of the Chesapeake volunteers and staff recently celebrated National Volunteer Week (April 6-12) at the nonprofit’s annual Volunteer Recognition Luncheon held April 6 at the Westin Hotel in Annapolis. Attended by approximately 175 Hospice of the Chesapeake volunteers, among them were this year’s Spirit of Hospice Award recipients Richard “Dick” Sickels of Edgewater and […]

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OkoumeFest and in-water demos scheduled for Chesapeake Light Craft

OkoumeFest and in-water demos scheduled for Chesapeake Light Craft

| April 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Spring is here and the water is warming up along the Chesapeake Bay. Along with it, the schedule is warming up for Chesapeake Light Craft, the boat kit experts, with the start of the annual series of monthly in-water demos in Annapolis and the popular two-day celebration of wooden small craft known as OkoumeFest. OkoumeFest, […]

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The Arc recognizes community members

The Arc recognizes community members

| April 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Arc Central Chesapeake Region, an organization that provides customizable, innovative supports and services to people with developmental disabilities and their families held their annual Awards Banquet in honor of staff and community participants and their involvement in improving the lives of those with developmental and intellectual disabilities. Kate Rollason, Executive Director, says, “The important […]

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2 sentenced for Annapolis drug dealing

2 sentenced for Annapolis drug dealing

| April 15, 2014 | 1 Comment

U.S. District Judge Ellen L. Hollander sentenced Ernst Harmon, age 37, of Annapolis, Maryland, today to 198 months in prison, and his brother Dontaye Harmon, age 40, of Baltimore, Maryland to 125 months in prison, both followed by five years of supervised release, for conspiracy to distribute and possess with intent to distribute cocaine base. […]

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Man sentenced to 45 years for botched Annapolis robbery

Man sentenced to 45 years for botched Annapolis robbery

| April 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel County State’s Attorney Anne Colt Leitess announced today that Darius Cameron, 28, was sentenced to 45 years in prison for the attempted murder of store employees during a 2011 botched robbery at an Annapolis Spanish grocery store. Cameron, of Glen Burnie, will be on supervised probation for five years following his release. The […]

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Motown, big band, and a cappella at Maryland Hall (April 27,25 and May 10, 2014)

Motown, big band, and a cappella at Maryland Hall (April 27,25 and May 10, 2014)

| April 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts has some fantastic shows coming up later this month! Motown: Celebrating 55 Years Friday, April 25 | 7:30 pm Tickets: $25; $20 MHCA Members Link: http://www.marylandhall.org/performance-detail/11975 Enjoy a special evening that ignites images and remembrances of a musical era gone by. Featuring the music of The Temptations, Smokey Robinson, […]

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AACC’s casino dealer campaign wins award

AACC’s casino dealer campaign wins award

| April 13, 2014 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel Community College’s Casino Dealer School online marketing campaign took second place at the National Council of Marketing and Public Relations’ national meeting last month in New Orleans, La. The marketing team for this project was Jill S. Bennett of Annapolis, assistant director of strategic marketing and Susan E. Gumula of Severna Park, digital […]

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A beautiful day for the Annapolis Cup

A beautiful day for the Annapolis Cup

| April 12, 2014 | 3 Comments

Thousands gathered on the Great Lawn at St. John;s College this afternoon to partake in the 32nd Annual Annapolis Cup–a croquet battle between the St. John’s College Johnnies and the Midshipmen of the United States Naval Academy. The Annapolis Cup brings together two starkly different institutions for an event that has “no parallel in intercollegiate […]

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Catherine Counts promoted to VP at Weitzman Agency

Catherine Counts promoted to VP at Weitzman Agency

| April 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

Weitzman Agency, a full-service advertising, digital, and social agency, is pleased to announce that Catherine Counts has been promoted to VP, Associate Creative Director. As a leading member of the creative team, Catherine will continue to play a key role in the planning and execution of the agency’s creative product. She will also work closely […]

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Police chase injures officer, ends up with drug arrest in Annapolis public housing

Police chase injures officer, ends up with drug arrest in Annapolis public housing

| April 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

UPDATE:   The vehicle entered the parking lot of the Annapolis Mall at which time officers disengaged from actively attempting to stop the suspect due to public safety concerns. The suspect continued through the Annapolis Mall parking lot and drove around the lot towards Jennifer Rd. At that point the suspect drove between vehicles on […]

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First Sunday Arts Festival is coming

First Sunday Arts Festival is coming

| April 9, 2014 | 1 Comment

Be sure to check out the FREE annual First Sunday Arts Festival of Annapolis which runs the first Sunday of each month from May through October. From noon until 5:00 pm,  a portion of historic West Street and beyond is transformed into a fun festival of live music, dance, art and crafts.  It’s the perfect […]

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Get ready for the 4th Annual Naptown BarBAYq (May 3-4, 2014)

Get ready for the 4th Annual Naptown BarBAYq (May 3-4, 2014)

| April 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Plans are well underway for the 4rd Annual Naptown barBAYq Contest & Music Festival, to be held Saturday, May 3th and Sunday, May 4th, at the Anne Arundel County Fairgrounds, in Crownsville, MD. The Festival is a family affair and will feature food, libations, continuous live music from three stages, activities for all ages, arts and crafts vendors, […]

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Annapolis restaurants clean up with restaurant awards

Annapolis restaurants clean up with restaurant awards

| April 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Restaurant Association of Maryland is excited to announce the winners of the 60th Annual McCormick & Company Stars of the Industry Awards. The Gala Celebration and Awards presentation took place Sunday, April 6, 2014 at the Hyatt Regency Chesapeake Bay in Cambridge, Maryland.  Over twenty-five thousand members of Maryland’s dining public voted for their […]

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Panel: critical ethical issues in medical care (May 4, 2014)

Panel: critical ethical issues in medical care (May 4, 2014)

| April 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

On Sunday May 4, 2014 at 10:00am, Congregation Kneseth Israel hosts a panel discussion about critical ethical issues in medical care.  The panel moderated by Dr. David Krimins and will discuss situations doctors encountered in their practice and the choices the patients and families had to make.  In addition to Dr. Krimins, panelists include Dr. […]

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That’s a lot of crabs! Rotary announces grants.

That’s a lot of crabs! Rotary announces grants.

| April 7, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Rotary Club of Annapolis has announced grants totaling $71,200 from the net proceeds of the August 2013 World’s Largest Crab Feast. The club received requests from 72 non-profits for nearly $186,000. It was able to fund 38 of the requests, says Elaine Shanley, past club president and grants committee chairman, of Annapolis. Most of […]

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Health Department celebrates National Public Health Week with walk, open house

Health Department celebrates National Public Health Week with walk, open house

| April 6, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Anne Arundel County Department of Health will celebrate National Public Health Week, April 7 through 13, with free activities for the public. The theme for this year’s National Public Health Week is “Public Health: Start Here.” The Department will promote that theme with an open house in Annapolis on Tuesday, April 8 from 9 […]

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Department of Aging offering 2 free spring workshops at AAMC

Department of Aging offering 2 free spring workshops at AAMC

| April 5, 2014 | 1 Comment

Two free workshops: “Living Well with Chronic Conditions” and “Living Well with Diabetes” are being offered again this Spring by the Anne Arundel County Department of Aging and Disabilities at Anne Arundel Medical Center, Annapolis, MD.  Adults 18 and older are welcome to attend. A chronic condition can be anything from high blood pressure to […]

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Eastport Gallery to move out of Annapolis (April 5-30, 2014)

Eastport Gallery to move out of Annapolis (April 5-30, 2014)

| April 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

We just received this note from Joanie Surette, the owner of the Eastport Gallery on Fourth Street.  The gallery was a personal favorite and will be missed. But we wish her all the best in the new venture in South County! After a great run, The Eastport Gallery will be closing its doors at the […]

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Free parking for residents at Park Place garage

Free parking for residents at Park Place garage

| April 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

In an ongoing effort to accommodate residential parking, Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides announced that the City of Annapolis, in partnership with Park Annapolis, will bring back two-hour free parking vouchers at the Park Place garage. Park Annapolis will once again offer a blue ticket to be used at Park Place, similar to the one used […]

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