Tag: Anne Arundel County Maryland

“ART-chitecture” Exhibit at BWI now available online

“ART-chitecture” Exhibit at BWI now available online

| July 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

If you’re not planning a trip to the BWI airport to see the latest Arts Council exhibit, you can still see work of Anne Arundel County artists paintings, drawings, and photographs featured in  the “ART-chitecture” Exhibit sponsored by the Arts Council of Anne Arundel County by clicking on your computer to the link http://acaac.org/exhibitentry/sales/ .  […]

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Accident shuts down I-97 in Millersville

Accident shuts down I-97 in Millersville

| July 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Just after 8:15 this morning multiple units responded to the area of I-97 North near Route 32 for a reported motor vehicle collision with entrapment. Units arrived on location to find a single vehicle accident with three people ejected from the vehicle and one severely trapped. Initially a “Go Team” from the University of Maryland […]

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2 accidents send 2 to shock trauma with life threatening injuries

2 accidents send 2 to shock trauma with life threatening injuries

| July 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Three motorists are fighting for their lives in shock trauma after being injured in three separate accidents. The details of the two earlier accidents are below.  A third accident, on Route 50 eastbound near St. Margarets Road sent a third person (also on a motorcycle) to shock trauma. Details of the third accident have not […]

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Alleged hate group claims victory in Anne Arundel council race

Alleged hate group claims victory in Anne Arundel council race

| July 25, 2014 | 2 Comments

The League of the South, a group dubbed a hate group by the Southern Poverty Law Center**, has claimed that “their” candidate has won the Republican nomination for Anne Arundel County Council in District 5.  Michael Peroutka, an attorney specializing in debt collection, beat Maureen Carr-York by 38 votes in the primary election in June. […]

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Junior League to host 2 new member open houses

Junior League to host 2 new member open houses

| July 23, 2014 | 1 Comment

Junior League of Annapolis, Inc. invites women in the community who are interested in learning more about joining the Junior League to attend one of its New Member Open Houses. Two New Member Open House events are available for prospective members. The first will take place on August 16, 2014 from 11-12:30 p.m. in Davidsonville. […]

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Man leaves 98-year old mother in car while at Maryland Live! casino

Man leaves 98-year old mother in car while at Maryland Live! casino

| July 22, 2014 | 2 Comments

On July 21, 2014, at 6:37 p.m., officers responded to the parking garage at the Maryland Live! Casino for a 911 call to check the well-being of an elderly female, who was located inside of a truck. A concerned citizen contacted police after seeing the victim inside of the vehicle. The officers located a red Ford […]

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Gang of boys attacks two men in Annapolis

Gang of boys attacks two men in Annapolis

| July 22, 2014 | 1 Comment

From the Annapolis Police Department: Last night, just before midnight in the first block of Franklin Street, two men were walking separately in the area when they were approached from behind by five to seven boys and assaulted. The boys took a brown leather tri-fold wallet from one man and a brown leather bi-fold wallet, […]

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Police seek help in Severna Park strong arm robbery

Police seek help in Severna Park strong arm robbery

| July 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

On July 19, 2014, at approximately 3:32 a.m., officers from the Eastern District responded to the 500 block of Jumpers Hole Road in Severna Park for a report of a citizen robbery. Upon arrival, officers spoke with the 17-year-old and 18-year-old male victims, who reported that they were in their vehicle and stopped their vehicle […]

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Rockin’ Raffle collects more than $1000 for SPCA

Rockin’ Raffle collects more than $1000 for SPCA

| July 18, 2014 | 1 Comment

The dog days of summer did not slow down hundreds of music and animal lovers Friday evening at the Rockin’ Raffle for SPCA featuring the Reagan Years at Annapolis Towne Centre. In two hours of selling $1 tickets, volunteers from Cleo’s Fine Oils, organizing merchant of the raffle, collected $1,026 for the SPCA of Anne […]

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Police warn local businesses of pre-planted bombs

Police warn local businesses of pre-planted bombs

| July 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

The City’s Main Streets Annapolis Partnership issued a frightening warning to local businesses in this morning’s email.   From Anne Arundel County Police: Commercial businesses across the country have been plagued by threats of pre-planted bombs being in their businesses. In the last 18 months, Anne Arundel County has seen approximately six of these incidents. The callers […]

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Day Lily Extravaganza scheduled for August 3

Day Lily Extravaganza scheduled for August 3

| July 17, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Free State Day Lily Society will offer beautiful hybrid plants for sale at the Benson Hammond House, 7101 Aviation Boulevard at Andover Road in Linthicum MD on Sunday August 3, 2014 from 10:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.  Come browse these gorgeous plants, for sale at bargain prices.  Plan to tour the Benson Hammond House, […]

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Annapolis Smokehouse and Tavern named top barbecue by Open Table

Annapolis Smokehouse and Tavern named top barbecue by Open Table

| July 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Congrats to the Annapolis Smokehouse and Tavern for being named one of the top 30 barbecue restaurants in the United States.  Open Table published the list today which was culled from over 19,000 different restaurants and determined by votes by their verified diners. The only other semi-local place was Hill Country Barbecue Market in DC. […]

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Gaelic Storm added to Rams Head lineup

Gaelic Storm added to Rams Head lineup

| July 15, 2014 | 1 Comment

07/14 Mark Hummel’s Golden State – Lone Star Revue w. Anson Funderburgh & Little Charlie Baty 07/15 Matthew Sweet Rock Show w. Tommy Keene 07/16 Dave Alvin & Phil Alvin With The Guilty Ones w. Jonah Tolchin 07/17 Rahsaan Patterson w. Shelea 07/18 + 07/19 The Bacon Brothers 07/20 The Iguanas w. Swampcandy 07/21 Zepparella: […]

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Man charged with attempted murder in Brooklyn arson

Man charged with attempted murder in Brooklyn arson

| July 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Members of the Anne Arundel County Fire Department’s Fire/Arson Investigation Unit have determined that Monday’s fire in Brooklyn Park was incendiary and intentional in nature. On July, 14th, around 7:00 a.m., Fire Investigators responded to assist firefighters at a dwelling fire in the unit block of Ballman Court. Firefighters had been alerted to the fire […]

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Man convicted of child abuse, rape of child in 1997 Glen Burnie rape

Man convicted of child abuse, rape of child in 1997 Glen Burnie rape

| July 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

After less than an hour of deliberation, an Anne Arundel County jury on Friday found 62-year-old James Lawyer Sr. guilty of Child Abuse, two counts of Second-Degree Sex Offense, three counts of Third-Degree Sex Offense and Second-Degree Rape of a young girl in Glen Burnie, State’s Attorney Anne Colt Leitess announced. The incidents of abuse […]

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15-year old Young Marines leader charges with child sex offenses

15-year old Young Marines leader charges with child sex offenses

| July 14, 2014 | 1 Comment

On Sunday, July 13th, 2014 Anne Arundel County Child Abuse detectives responded to the Western District Police Station to investigate allegations of sexual child abuse.  A child victim disclosed he was sexually abused while attending the Annapolis Chapter of Young Marines over the course of two years.   Through witness interviews and evidence collected, detectives identified […]

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Annapolis Irish Festival a tremendous success

Annapolis Irish Festival a tremendous success

| July 14, 2014 | 1 Comment

Over two days, the air over Annapolis was filled with guitars, drums, keyboards, and bagpipes!  Yes, the 4th Annual Annapolis Irish Festival was held at the Anne Arundel County Fairgrounds and it did not disappoint the nearly 30,000 people that attended. The festival was a 2-day festival that opened on Friday afternoon featuring food, vendors […]

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Tickets still available for last day of Annapolis Irish Festival

Tickets still available for last day of Annapolis Irish Festival

| July 12, 2014 | 1 Comment

The 4th Annual Annapolis Irish Festival kicked off with a bang yesterday afternoon. As 4pm rolled around, thousands of festival-goers poured into the Anne Arundel County Fairgrounds to see their favorite traditional and progressive Irish bands including The Gothard Sisters, Screaming Orphans, Albannach, Scythian, and Gaelic Storm. And speaking of storms…not a real one in […]

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Kegs and Corks tickets going fast, get yours now

Kegs and Corks tickets going fast, get yours now

| July 11, 2014 | 1 Comment

Tickets are now on sale for the Third Annual Kegs and Corks Beer and Wine Festival on August 23, 2014 at the Anne Arundel County Fairgrounds.  This is a unique festival where Maryland wine and craft beer come together…catering to beer and wine lovers alike. In an effort to promote “buying local,” the festival will once again feature […]

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35 treated for chemical exposure at Camp Letts in Edgewater

35 treated for chemical exposure at Camp Letts in Edgewater

| July 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

Thirty-five people have been transported to area hospitals following an exposure to chemical fumes at the pool at the YMCA Camp Letts in Edgewater. Just before 10:00 a.m. Anne Arundel County Fire Communications received a 911 call advising of a possible chemical incident at the pool on the property of Camp Letts, located in the […]

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Silopanna announces stellar vendor lineup

Silopanna announces stellar vendor lineup

| July 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Rams Head Promotions and Silopanna Music Festival just announced the vendors that will be serving up the food and drinks as the bands are jamming on the stage.  Expect to see favorites like Red Red Wine Bar, Hot Stuff Paninis, and HERE a pop-up shop. Tickets are selling quickly for this event and the VIP […]

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Firefighters respond to 3 drowning, near-drowning incidents yesterday

Firefighters respond to 3 drowning, near-drowning incidents yesterday

| July 8, 2014 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel County firefighters responded to three unrelated drowning and near-drowning incidents on Monday, resulting in two fatalities. The first incident occurred just after 1:30 Monday afternoon at Elks Camp Barrett in the 1000 block of Chesterfield Road in Crownsville. In this incident, a nine year old male was removed from the pool unconscious and […]

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