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Editorial: Annapolis is ill prepared for Annapolis Neck emergencies

Editorial: Annapolis is ill prepared for Annapolis Neck emergencies

| April 1, 2014 | 2 Comments

Boy did Annapolis drop the ball this past week.  It started with a car fire on Thursday night that snarled traffic for 3+ hours and shut down the main intersection leading into the lower Annapolis Neck peninsula. Four days later, a car hit a telephone pole and shut down Forest Drive for 18 hours.  And […]

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Bagels and…opens new Severna Park location

Bagels and…opens new Severna Park location

| April 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

David Finkelstein, owner of Bagels And.. .is very enthusiastic about accomplishing his goal of serving another area of the County. The original location has operated at 2019 West Street in Annapolis for 31 years and now those delicious bagels and lots more can be enjoyed in Severna Park! The grand opening and ribbon cutting for […]

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Call for Artists Without Limits

Call for Artists Without Limits

| March 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

Artists of all ages with disabilities who reside in Anne Arundel County are invited to submit artwork to the 2014 Artists Without Limits Art Exhibit. This exhibit will feature works of art created exclusively by Anne Arundel County artists with disabilities. The exhibit will kick off with an Opening Night Reception on May 12, 2014 […]

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Mayor Pantelides honors K&B True Value on 40th anniversary

Mayor Pantelides honors K&B True Value on 40th anniversary

| March 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

On Saturday, K&B True Value celebrated 40 years of service to the community.  The open house was a celebration of being a valued member of the community and featured a partnership with the Anne Arundel County SPCA. The event featured food, games, demonstrations of new products and plenty of sale items. Annapolis Mayor Mike Pantelides […]

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HERE a pop-up shop open for business in Maryland Hall

HERE a pop-up shop open for business in Maryland Hall

| March 30, 2014 | 4 Comments

HERE. a pop-up shop is popping up IN Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts! HERE. will then open EVERY DAY thru Sunday 4/6! As always, HERE. will feature almost all LOCAL designers and artists, many debuting their talent in the shop.  In addition, HERE. is supporting Maryland Hall’s Artist in Residence artistans by selling their work and will […]

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HeadFirst Concussion Care sponsors Hockey for Heroes tournament

HeadFirst Concussion Care sponsors Hockey for Heroes tournament

| March 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

HeadFirst Concussion Care, a program of Maryland-based Righttime Medical Care, was a sponsor of Hockey for Heroes, a charity ice hockey exhibition tournament held last weekend at the United States Naval Academy’s McMullen Ice Arena in Annapolis, Md. A 24‐hour, round‐the‐clock tournament sponsored by the Navy Youth Hockey team, Hockey for Heroes raised awareness and […]

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Annapolis Beer Week kicks off with a muddy run

Annapolis Beer Week kicks off with a muddy run

| March 30, 2014 | 1 Comment

I was not sure if they were there to run, to drink, or both; but, more than 2000 people showed up yesterday morning at the 2nd Annual Beer Run to kick off Annapolis Beer Week! The weather, while not cooperative, was certainly not a deterrent as people milled about under pavilions and tents sampling more […]

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Cleo’s Fine Oils featured in Annapolis Film Festival documentary

Cleo’s Fine Oils featured in Annapolis Film Festival documentary

| March 29, 2014 | 1 Comment

Journeying from olive trees nestled in the rolling hills of Umbria, Italy, to Cleo’s Fine Oils in the Annapolis Towne Centre and ending in a Severna Park family kitchen, “What’s In Your Bottle?,” is a documentary study of environmental consumerism making its debut at the Annapolis Film Festival on March 29. Filmmaker Jessica Paholsky of […]

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Annapolis man arrested on child sex abuse charges

Annapolis man arrested on child sex abuse charges

| March 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

On March 20, 2014 detectives from the Anne Arundel County Police Department’s Criminal Investigation Division received information in reference to reports of a possible child sex abuse. During the course of the investigation, evidence was obtained that Andrew Dickinson Grabau had sexually abused a child over a several month period in 2013. Grabau had been […]

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Meet the press scheduled for April 7th and 14th

Meet the press scheduled for April 7th and 14th

| March 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Media people are impossible to pitch a story idea to. True? Or, is that an urban myth? What’s the best way to contact them? What kinds of story ideas interest the media? To find out, save your choice of dates for a unique, Annapolis-area version of Meet the Press. The 2014 edition of P.R. Bazaar […]

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Croquet returns to St. John’s College on April 12th

Croquet returns to St. John’s College on April 12th

| March 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Bring the whole family to the heart of historic Annapolis for the 32nd Annual Annapolis Cup—a croquet match between St. John’s College and the U.S. Naval Academy. The match promises superb intercollegiate competition and a festive lawn party where watching the spectators is as much fun as croquet. Since the contest began more than two […]

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Ann Arundell County Historical Society Annual Dinner

Ann Arundell County Historical Society Annual Dinner

| March 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Ann Arrundell County Historical Society, Inc. 52nd Annual Dinner will be held at Snyder’s Willow Grove, 841 North Hammonds Ferry Road in Linthicum on Sunday, March 30, 2014 beginning at 2:00 p.m. with a reception.  Dinner will be served at 3:00 p.m. The guest speaker is Alberta Stornetta, author of the new book; Arnold, Maryland and Neighbors on […]

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Springtime sailboat show coming to City Dock

Springtime sailboat show coming to City Dock

| March 23, 2014 | 1 Comment

The 2014 Annapolis Spring Sailboat Show opens April 25th and runs through April 27th. The third annual in-water springtime show features more than 80 new and previously-owned sailboats and celebrates the end of winter and the beginning of the sailing year. Sailboats of all types and sizes will be on display including catamarans, mono hulls, racing boats, […]

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Annapolis Watercolor Club presents ‘Treasures of the Chesapeake Bay’

Annapolis Watercolor Club presents ‘Treasures of the Chesapeake Bay’

| March 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

Members of the Annapolis Watercolor Club have been busy during this stormy winter, depicting scenes of the Bay and its tributaries without the cover of snow. The group will present 40 works at an exhibit at the Annapolis Maritime Museum, from April 4 to May 31. The show will open with an artists’ reception on […]

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AAMC to host same-sex and unmarried couples wills & legacy planning workshop

AAMC to host same-sex and unmarried couples wills & legacy planning workshop

| March 22, 2014 | 1 Comment

For unmarried and same-sex couples in Maryland, there are many unique legal issues to consider during the financial and estate planning process. While some aspects of financial and estate planning for married couples are similar to unmarried couples, many others are vastly different.  Due to legal, religious and societal issues, unmarried and same-sex couples also […]

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Annapolis Film Festival panels

Annapolis Film Festival panels

| March 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis Film Festival, running for four days from March 27th to 30th, is presenting five panels of interest to filmmakers. These include: Making Your Movie in Maryland Friday, March 28th, 10:30-11:30am, O’Callaghan Hotel, 4th Floor What do HBO’s VEEP, Game Change and The Wire have in common with Netflix’s House of Cards and feature films Jamesy Boy and Better Living Through Chemistry? All were filmed […]

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Armed robbery at Annapolis 7 Eleven

Armed robbery at Annapolis 7 Eleven

| March 21, 2014 | 1 Comment

This morning at about 3:15am, two men entered the 7 Eleven at the corner of Bay Ridge and Edgewood Roads.  One of them jumped over the counter and displayed a handgun. Both men took money, packs of Newport cigarettes, and Dutch Master cigars from the business. An employee’s purse and cell phone were also stolen.  […]

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Maryland Day celebrations abound

Maryland Day celebrations abound

| March 20, 2014 | 5 Comments

Maryland Day marks the formal founding of the colony of Maryland, when settlers from England celebrated a Mass of Thanksgiving on St. Clement’s Island in what is now St. Mary’s County, Maryland. The Maryland settlement was authorized under a charter granted on June 20, 1632 by Charles I of England to Cecilius Calvert, 2nd Baron […]

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Annapolis police arrest two in 2013 murder

Annapolis police arrest two in 2013 murder

| March 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Annapolis Police detectives arrested two suspects in the 2013 killing of John Ray on March 16th and 18th closing Annapolis’ only unsolved murder from April of last year. Tahzay Brown, 24, of Glen Burnie was arrested on March 16th and charged with first and second degree murder, first and second degree assault, armed robbery, use of a firearm in a violent […]

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Fire department releases info on fatal Deale fire

Fire department releases info on fatal Deale fire

| March 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Just after 1 a.m. this morning, Anne Arundel County firefighters were dispatched to a reported dwelling fire in the 600 block of East Marshall Avenue in the Deale area of Anne Arundel County.  The fire was called into 911 by neighbors who were unsure if anyone was trapped in the home. The first unit to […]

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Comptroller to honor Annapolis veteran for service to wounded veterans

Comptroller to honor Annapolis veteran for service to wounded veterans

| March 19, 2014 | 1 Comment

Comptroller Peter Franchot will present a proclamation to John O’Leary, founder of Warrior Events and the Annapolis St. Patrick’s Day Parade.  Recognizing O’Leary’s dedicated efforts and contributions to the Annapolis community, the Comptroller applauds the foundation’s success in bringing family fun and economic development to Anne Arundel County. A native of Annapolis, O’Leary graduated from Broadneck […]

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Paint the town blue in the Annapolis Design District

Paint the town blue in the Annapolis Design District

| March 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis Design District is pleased to announce that they will be holding their “Paint the Town Blue for Cystic Fibrosis” fundraiser for a second year in a row.  Last year they raised close to $7,000 for the cure, with all proceeds of the night going towards the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation’s Maryland Chapter. The event […]

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