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World Artists Experiences to present Ukrainian musicians at Maryland Hall

World Artists Experiences to present Ukrainian musicians at Maryland Hall

| December 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

An evening featuring the music and folk dances of Ukraine will be presented at 7 p.m. January 8 at Maryland Hall for the Performing Arts, 901 Chase St., Annapolis. The program is free and suitable for all ages. Live music, representing the soul of Ukraine, will be played by the Gerdan ensemble and feature traditional […]

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Sergeant Major Battaglia to be Grand Marshal of Military Bowl Parade

Sergeant Major Battaglia to be Grand Marshal of Military Bowl Parade

| December 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Military Bowl® presented by Northrop Grumman, benefiting the USO, announced today that Sergeant Major Bryan B. Battaglia, the Senior Enlisted Advisor to the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and the senior non-commissioned officer in the U.S. Armed Forces, will return as the Grand Marshal of the Military Bowl Parade on Saturday, Dec. […]

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Image Power wins 3 major awards

Image Power wins 3 major awards

| December 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Image Power Inc. –PR and Marketing, won three major PR awards last week for their work to gain national recognition for an Annapolis event fighting for ink against a similar national celebration the same day. The awards were for “The Nations First Civil Rights Foot Soldiers Memorial”. With a major observance to celebrate the 50th […]

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Police seize drugs and weapons in Glen Burnie raid

Police seize drugs and weapons in Glen Burnie raid

| December 16, 2014 | 1 Comment

On December 15, 2014, at approximately 11:00 a.m., detectives from Northern District’s Tactical Narcotics Team (TNT) executed a narcotics search warrant at 307 Wilson Boulevard SW in Glen Burnie. As a result of the operation, the following was seized: (52) capsules or 15.39 grams of heroin (approximate street value $1,846) (299) alprazolam pills (approximate street […]

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Double fatal accident in Davidsonville

Double fatal accident in Davidsonville

| December 15, 2014 | 1 Comment

UPDATE: From The Capital, the two drivers have been identified and police believe that alcohol may have been a contributing factor. Nicholas Anthony Cassidy, 22, of Wayson Way in Davidsonville, was driving the Audi. Marie Elaine Higgs, 60 of Edgewater, was driving the Toyota, Justin Mulcahy, a police spokesman said.  Police believe that alcohol use […]

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Council approves Schuh’s nomination for Health Department

Council approves Schuh’s nomination for Health Department

| December 15, 2014 | 1 Comment

County Executive Steve Schuh tonight thanked the Anne Arundel County Council for unanimously consenting to his recommendation for the appointment of Dr. Jinlene Chan as permanent Anne Arundel County Health Officer. “As our county works to address the public health crisis of heroin and opioid addiction, we will be fortunate to have Dr. Jinlene Chan as […]

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Neo Pizza to opening at Annapolis Towne Centre

Neo Pizza to opening at Annapolis Towne Centre

| December 15, 2014 | 1 Comment

Greenberg Gibbons announced today that Neo Pizza is coming to Annapolis Towne Centre. The quick-serve pizzeria will assume the 3,921-square-foot space next to Hair Cuttery and AT&T. The projected opening date is January 2015.  The locally owned restaurant specializes in “blisterized” pizza, a concept that is popular on the West Coast, which refers to the […]

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AACC Foundation names new Executive Director

AACC Foundation names new Executive Director

| December 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel Community College has chosen Vollie Melson of Annapolis to lead the AACC Foundation Inc. as its executive director. Melson brings 20 years of leadership and fundraising experience, spending his last seven years at the Chesapeake Bay Foundation. In his most recent position as vice president for development, he led a team of 29 […]

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USNA swag sent into orbit with Orion

USNA swag sent into orbit with Orion

| December 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

Onboard last Friday’s successful launch of Orion were several small items from the Naval Academy donated by former NASA astronaut and Class of 1973 graduate of the academy, Ken Reightler, who is also a former executive of Lockheed Martin and currently the Distinguished Professor and Robert A. Heinlein Chair in the aerospace engineering department at […]

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Rotary of South AA awarded Foundation of the Year

Rotary of South AA awarded Foundation of the Year

| December 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

In its 14th year, the Community Foundation of Anne Arundel County (CFAAC) hosted the Celebration of Philanthropy Awards Luncheon at the Annapolis Double Tree Hotel on November 21, 2014.  CFAAC recognized the individuals, families, businesses and civic organizations, whose generosity, philanthropic leadership, and motivation of others improves the quality of life for all in Anne Arundel County.  The […]

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New watershed grant program for Anne Arundel County

New watershed grant program for Anne Arundel County

| December 12, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Anne Arundel County Department of Public Works and the Chesapeake Bay Trust announce a new grant program, the Watershed Restoration Grant Program, to support restoration activities throughout Anne Arundel County to improve water quality in local streams and rivers. The grant program was created to engage local nonprofit organizations, landowners, and communities in efforts […]

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And they’re off…Midshipmen running with Army-Navy game ball

And they’re off…Midshipmen running with Army-Navy game ball

| December 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

Midshipmen of the 13th Company gathered at 7am on this morning, for a motivational kick-off to begin the 84 mile trek from Bancroft Hall to Baltimore’s M&T Bank Stadium for the 33rd running of the Army-Navy game ball. The first relay team of Midshipmen were  joined by USNA Superintendent, VADM Ted Carter and USNA Commandant of Midshipmen, CAPT William Byrne as the […]

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AAACCVB welcomes Virginia Tech and University of Cincinnati to the Military Bowl

AAACCVB welcomes Virginia Tech and University of Cincinnati to the Military Bowl

| December 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis & Anne Arundel County Conference and Visitors Bureau (AAACCVB) invites college bowl lovers from across the country to build extra time into their itinerary when they converge on Annapolis to watch the Virginia Tech Hokies kick off against the University of Cincinnati Bearcats in the seventh annual Military Bowl® presented by Northrop Grumman, […]

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County Health Department offers overdose training

County Health Department offers overdose training

| December 10, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Anne Arundel County Department of Health’s Adult Addiction Program is offering free training and certification to community members on the use of intranasal naloxone, a prescription medicine to reverse an opioid overdose and prevent death. The training is for family members, friends and the associates of any individual who is using and at risk of […]

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New exhibit opens at West Annapolis Artworks

New exhibit opens at West Annapolis Artworks

| December 10, 2014 | 1 Comment

West Annapolis Artworks is pleased to announce their Holiday Shoppe is open for serious shopping business!  This all-media exhibit by Maryland, DC and Virginia artists includes over 90 oil, acrylic, pastel and water-media paintings, hundreds of exquisite fine art jewelry pieces, 40 pieces of hand-built ceramic and stoneware, wood-turnings, 3D crystal hanging art and so […]

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Lulu’s Fate to appear at 333 Coffeehouse

Lulu’s Fate to appear at 333 Coffeehouse

| December 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

The 333 Coffeehouse, Annapolis’ monthly listening space for folk and acoustic music, is pleased to present Lulu’s Fate. Admission: $12 (students, senior citizens and members $10). Strong-willed, self-reliant, independent and self-assured, Lulu shows up in the lyrics of many southern traditional songs. Her strength is drawn from the strength of her culture. Lulu’s Fate wishes […]

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Pantelides submits candidate for Planning and Zoning Director

Pantelides submits candidate for Planning and Zoning Director

| December 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides announced his recommendation for the Planning and Zoning Director. He will request confirmation at the December 22nd City Council meeting. Clement (Pete) Gutwald has more than 25 years of professional planning experience, including serving as the Harford County Director of Planning and Zoning since 2005. Prior to that, he served as […]

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Annapolis chosen as one of the best college towns by Travel + Leisure magazine

Annapolis chosen as one of the best college towns by Travel + Leisure magazine

| December 9, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Annapolis & Anne Arundel County Conference and Visitors Bureau (AAACCVB) invites families who will be checking out colleges over winter break to include Annapolis in their itinerary. Travel & Leisure just named Maryland’s Capital City one of “America’s Best College Towns.” Favorable votes from participants in Travel & Leisure’s “America’s Favorite Places” reader survey […]

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AMM announces winter lecture series

AMM announces winter lecture series

| December 9, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Annapolis Maritime Museum has announced the 2015 Winter Lecture Series schedule. The educational and informative series of eight (8) wintertime talks provides rich and stimulating topics from an esteemed group of lecturers’.  From Oyster Aquaculture, to NASA satellite images of our oceans, to the ‘Bridging’ of the Chesapeake, there are subjects for a diverse […]

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15 County teachers receive grants for classroom tools

15 County teachers receive grants for classroom tools

| December 8, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Community Foundation of Anne Arundel County has awarded more than $6,000 in mini grants to fifteen local school teachers through its Grants 4Teachers program.  The Grants 4 Teachers Fund provides grants to teachers in the Anne Arundel County Public School System for special projects or the tools needed in their classrooms to create the […]

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Navy kicks off Army-Navy Week with pep rally

Navy kicks off Army-Navy Week with pep rally

| December 8, 2014 | 1 Comment

Nearly 4000 midshipmen at the United States Naval Academy were in attendance at a party last night on Farragut Field to kick off Army-Navy Week.  The Electric Brigade was on hand to provide the entertainment along with flaming cauldrons, fireworks, and  an effigy of an Army mule that was set ablaze and burned to the ground […]

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Virginia Tech and Cincinnati to compete in December’s Military Bowl in Annapolis

Virginia Tech and Cincinnati to compete in December’s Military Bowl in Annapolis

| December 7, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Military Bowl presented by Northrop Grumman, benefiting the USO, today announced that Virginia Tech  and Cincinnati will go head to head in this year’s game. Kickoff is set for 1:00 p.m. EST on  Saturday, Dec. 27 at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium in Annapolis, MD. The game will be televised nationally on ESPN. “We could not […]

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