Tag: Annapolis

BEWARE: July 4th weekend is deadliest driving weekend of the year

BEWARE: July 4th weekend is deadliest driving weekend of the year

| June 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

According to data from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, during the July 4th holiday period between 2009 -2013, 750 people lost their lives in drunk driving crashes involving drivers with a blood alcohol concentration (BAC) of .08 or higher. As always, do not drink and drive. In the most recent year that we have […]

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Navy Football Fan Fest scheduled for August 8th

Navy Football Fan Fest scheduled for August 8th

| June 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

Navy fans are invited to the 2015 Navy Football Fan Fest/Media Day on Saturday, August 8 from 10 a.m.-12 noon at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium. Navy players will sign autographs on the blue side (press box side) concourse from 10:00-11:00 AM., before moving down to the field to interact with the fans on the field. Fan Fest activities will include interactive inflatable games, giveaways and live music. The first 250 […]

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AAACCVB lays out July events in Anne Arundel County

AAACCVB lays out July events in Anne Arundel County

| June 28, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Annapolis & Anne Arundel County Conference and Visitors Bureau (AAACCVB) wants to make it easy for individuals to enjoy the many exciting events and activities that will be taking place in Annapolis and the Chesapeake Bay throughout July 2015. To assist individuals who are making advance plans for business or vacation travel, the AAACCVB […]

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Chesapeake Bay Blues Fest a roaring success

Chesapeake Bay Blues Fest a roaring success

| June 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

Chesapeake Bay Events announced  that the 2015 Chesapeake Bay Blues Festival was a huge success. After holding a smaller festival in Southern Maryland in 2014, the Chesapeake Bay Blues Festival (CBBF) returned to Sandy Point State Park in Annapolis, Maryland  in May 2015.  “Not only did we offset a fairly large deficit from 2014, the […]

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Library thrilled with passage of Schuh’s budget

Library thrilled with passage of Schuh’s budget

| June 26, 2015 | 1 Comment

The future of the Anne Arundel County Public Library (AACPL) system looks brighter after a series of actions were taken earlier this month by County Executive Steven. R. Schuh and members of the County Council to improve and protect the county’s libraries. On June 9th, the County Executive and County Councilman Chris Trumbauer announced a compromise […]

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Free diabetes workshop scheduled at AAMC

Free diabetes workshop scheduled at AAMC

| June 26, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Anne Arundel County Department of Aging and Disabilities and the Anne Arundel Medical Center will be partnering to present free Diabetes workshops next month. The workshops will be held in the Belcher Pavilion at the Anne Arundel Medical Center. The “Living Well With Diabetes” workshop is appropriate for participants with Pre-Diabetes, or Type 2 […]

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Schuh’s new budget embraces controlling the heroin epidemic

Schuh’s new budget embraces controlling the heroin epidemic

| June 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Anne Arundel County Council today embraced County  Executive Steve Schuh’s budget plan to address the growing heroin crisis in Anne Arundel County.  “The enacted budget will be making strategic investments in education, health, and public safety to fight this problem from every angle.” said Schuh. “I thank the Council for embracing my budget plan […]

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Andrew Redman joins Glen Burnie’s Weichert Realtors – Platinum Service

Andrew Redman joins Glen Burnie’s Weichert Realtors – Platinum Service

| June 24, 2015 | 1 Comment

Weichert Realtors® – Platinum Service, covering the Baltimore-Washington Metropolitan area, is proud to announce Andrew Redman has joined their office as a real estate agent. Redman is serving property buyers and sellers in Anne Arundel, Eastern Shore, Prince Georges and Montgomery counties. “Andrew is a great addition to our team of real estate specialists,” said […]

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Weitzman president named YWCA TWIN Award recipient

Weitzman president named YWCA TWIN Award recipient

| June 24, 2015 | 1 Comment

Margriet Mitchell, president of Weitzman Agency, was recently presented with the prestigious Tribute to Women and Industry (TWIN) Award from the YWCA of Annapolis and Anne Arundel County. For the past 30 years, the YWCA TWIN Award Program has honored women who exemplify excellence in executive-level positions, demonstrate outstanding leadership qualities, have top-level responsibility for […]

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Maryland Boating Safety Class this weekend

Maryland Boating Safety Class this weekend

| June 23, 2015 | 1 Comment

Get your Boating Safety Class Card in one weekend. You need it if you were born after July 1972 to legally operate a recreational vessel in Maryland. This course awards the card for all who attend the course and pass the test with an 80% or higher. The class is being offered on a weekend […]

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Leukemia Cup raises nearly $250K

Leukemia Cup raises nearly $250K

| June 23, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Maryland Chapter of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society held the Annual Annapolis Leukemia Cup Regatta on May 29th and 30th. It was a record breaking year with 103 boats participating in the Regatta and $247,000 raised for the mission of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Leukemia Cup Sailing Regatta […]

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2 exhibits opening at Annapolis Maritime Museum

2 exhibits opening at Annapolis Maritime Museum

| June 22, 2015 | 1 Comment

For the first time the Annapolis Watercolor Club and the Annapolis Arts Alliance will present a combined show at the Annapolis Maritime Museum from June 25 to July 19.  A joint reception will be held on Sunday June 28 from 3 to 5 p.m.  The Museum is open to the public,Thursday through Sunday, from 11a.m. […]

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10 AACC students complete police academy

10 AACC students complete police academy

| June 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

Ten students were recognized as graduates of Anne Arundel Community College’s Police Entrance-Level Training Academy at a Police Academy Completion Ceremony June 5 at the Arnold campus. Providing the keynote address was Judge Wanda Keyes Heard, associate judge of the Baltimore City Circuit Court, 8th Judicial Circuit. The top academic student, Recruit Officer Graduate Stephen […]

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Inn at Horn Point wins TripAdvisor Hall of Fame Award

Inn at Horn Point wins TripAdvisor Hall of Fame Award

| June 20, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Inn at Horn Point, an Annapolis Bed & Delicious Breakfast, announced that it has been recognized as a Certificate of Excellence Hall of Fame winner by TripAdvisor®. The Certificate of Excellence award celebrates an exceptional achievement in hospitality and is given only to establishments that consistently attract a significant level of online traveller reviews. […]

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West Annapolis Artworks: Colors of Summer

West Annapolis Artworks: Colors of Summer

| June 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

West Annapolis Artworks presents an exhibit of art work that is a vibrant array of summer-themed words by well-known local and regional artists.  This exhibit opened June 1, and will remain on view through August 24.  Join their celebration of all things summer for a lively reception with food, refreshments and collaborative live painting by […]

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Overcome math anxiety at AACC

Overcome math anxiety at AACC

| June 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

Don’t let past struggles in a math keep you from pursuing your educational or career goals. Anne Arundel Community College is offering free, two-hour Overcoming Math Anxiety workshops this summer that will give you new approaches and the confidence to succeed in college math courses. The workshop leader will discuss recent research findings in neuroscience […]

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Man found shot multiple times in Annapolis

Man found shot multiple times in Annapolis

| June 18, 2015 | 1 Comment

Police and EMS discovered a 39 year-old man who had been shot multiple times in the parking lot of the 1800 block of Copeland Street in Annapolis. Anne Arundel 1st Alert is reporting that he was initially transported to Anne Arundel Medical Center for treatment but subsequently transferred to shock-trauma due to the severity of […]

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Phillips Seafood thanks Maryland’s Watermen

Phillips Seafood thanks Maryland’s Watermen

| June 17, 2015 | 2 Comments

Phillips Seafood honored the Maryland Watermen’s Association on the evening of Wednesday, June 3, 2015 with a cocktail reception at Phillips Seafood in Baltimore. It was a wonderful evening as members of the Phillips family, representatives of the Maryland Watermen’s Association and local delegates and councilmen gathered to celebrate another great season of seafood. Steve […]

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22nd CRAB Cup Regatta on tap

22nd CRAB Cup Regatta on tap

| June 17, 2015 | 1 Comment

Annapolis Yacht Club is hosting Chesapeake Region Accessible Boating (CRAB)’s twenty second annual regatta for disabled sailors on Saturday, June 20th from 10 am to 4:30 pm and Sunday, June 21st from 9:30 am to 4:00 pm. The Donald Backe Memorial CRAB Cup allows disabled sailors to compete in a series of eight races over […]

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Schuh cuts ribbon on new police station

Schuh cuts ribbon on new police station

| June 16, 2015 | 1 Comment

County Executive Steve Schuh, along with Police Chief Tim Altomare, States Attorney Wes Adams, Councilman Derek Fink and Pete Smith and state officials, cut the ribbon on the Anne Arundel County Police Department’s new Eastern District Police Station in Pasadena this morning. “This $9 million, new Eastern District Police Station will provide a first class […]

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Course: Fundamentals of Tibetan Buddhism

Course: Fundamentals of Tibetan Buddhism

| June 15, 2015 | 1 Comment

Beginning June 22, the Gampopa Center will offer a new twelve-week class on the preliminary practices of Tibetan Buddhism on Monday evenings from 7:00 pm until 8:30 pm. The center is located at 424 Fourth Street in Annapolis. The class will study the book Words of My Perfect Teacher, a complete translation of a classic […]

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Annapolis Community Boating & Summer Sailstice

Annapolis Community Boating & Summer Sailstice

| June 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

Annapolis Community Boating invites you and your family to join us for SUMMER SAILSTICE 2015. Everyone is welcome. Summer Sailstice is a worldwide celebration of sailing on the weekend closest to the summer solstice – this year the solstice falls on Saturday, June 20, 2015! – See more at: http://www.summersailstice.com. On Saturday, June 20, 2015 […]

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