Tag: Anne Arundel County Maryland

Fire Department completes mobile tablet initiative

Fire Department completes mobile tablet initiative

| October 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Anne Arundel County Fire Department is in the final phases of outfitting all of its engines and staff vehicles with mobile technology. Following two trials in which Apple iPads proved superior in functionality, usability in the field and cost over Panasonic Toughbooks, 64 iPads are projected to be installed by the end of the […]

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3 County employees disciplined after displaying noose

3 County employees disciplined after displaying noose

| October 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

County Executive Laura Neuman hosted a press conference yesterday to stress the important role cultural sensitivity plays in the diverse workforce that composes Anne Arundel County government. Spurred by a recent isolated incidence of racial and cultural insensitivity – in which three employees were disciplined for fashioning and displaying a noose and exchanging inappropriate jokes […]

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3 rescued from Harbor House apartment fire in Annapolis

3 rescued from Harbor House apartment fire in Annapolis

| October 18, 2014 | 2 Comments

On Saturday, October 18, 2014, at 0248 am, Annapolis Fire Department units were dispatched for a reported “Apartment Fire”, in the 1200 block of Madison Street in Eastport. Fire crews arrived in approximately three (3) minutes, and found smoke coming from the 3rd floor of a middle of the group, garden style apartment. Bystanders reported […]

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Full November calendar at AACC

Full November calendar at AACC

| October 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel Community College offers many events open to the community that are organized or hosted by various college departments or programs. Occasionally, times, dates or places of the events change. For the most up-to-date information, visit the website at http://www.aacc.edu/events. Mondays – 7-8 p.m. Narcotics Anonymous meetings, Student Union building Room 102, AACC Arnold […]

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Junior League scheduled workshop

Junior League scheduled workshop

| October 16, 2014 | 2 Comments

Junior League of Annapolis, Inc. (JLA) invites local Anne Arundel County organizations and governmental agencies, interested in applying to partner with JLA, to attend its three-hour workshop on Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 9 A.M. in the Community Room located at 130 Lubrano Drive, Lower Level, Annapolis, Maryland. JLA currently focuses on the issue areas […]

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Children’s Theatre of Annapolis names new director

Children’s Theatre of Annapolis names new director

| October 16, 2014 | 1 Comment

Children’s Theatre of Annapolis (CTA) is proud to welcome its new executive director, Susan Baum, who joined the team in August and has since been hard at work using her skills and talents to serve the young people in the performing arts community of the greater Annapolis area. “I love theater and I love working […]

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Neuman introduces increased ambulance fees

Neuman introduces increased ambulance fees

| October 15, 2014 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel County Executive Laura Neuman has announced her administration has put forth legislation to defray the county’s cost of ambulance services by raising ambulance service fees, a change that will come at no cost to county residents. If passed, Bill 64-14 will generate an additional $1-3 million annually in ambulance fee revenue, and will only affect […]

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Lifeline 100 Century Ride and community health fair this weekend

Lifeline 100 Century Ride and community health fair this weekend

| October 14, 2014 | 2 Comments

Anne Arundel County agencies and local nonprofit leaders are pleased to annouce inaugural Anne Arundel Lifeline 100 Century Ride and Making Health Happen Community Health Fair will be held simultaneously at Kinder Farm Park in Millersville on October 19. Both events are made possible through a special partnership between the Anne Arundel County Police Department, […]

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MD GOP calls for George Johnson to resign DNR post immediately

MD GOP calls for George Johnson to resign DNR post immediately

| October 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Maryland Republican Party is demanding that O’Malley/Brown appointee George Johnson resign as Superintendent of Maryland Department of Natural Resources Police because he is using taxpayer resources for his political campaign. “George Johnson continues to draw a salary of $143,046 for his taxpayer-funded job while spending his time campaigning for Anne Arundel County Executive,” said […]

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Lights of Kindness

Lights of Kindness

| October 14, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Rotary Club of South Anne Arundel County will present the “Lights of Kindness” event in support of charities both locally and through the Rotary Foundation. The Rotary Foundation supports local programs such as the Bountiful Backpacks and the Dictionary Project, as well as international clean water initiatives, the Malawi Water Project, educational programs through […]

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Schuh endorsed by Maryland Business for Responsible Governmen

Schuh endorsed by Maryland Business for Responsible Governmen

| October 14, 2014 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel County Executive candidate Steve Schuh was endorsed today by Maryland Business for Responsible Government. “Steve Schuh has earned his stripes in the legislative trenches and has a long, well-established record of voting for a healthy business climate and economy, and against policies that have driven businesses out of our State,” said MBRG President […]

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Stephenson gets bipartisan endorsements in District 30B

Stephenson gets bipartisan endorsements in District 30B

| October 13, 2014 | 2 Comments

Two former District 30 delegates, a Republican and a Democrat, have both endorsed Mitchelle Stephenson for delegate in the newly-drawn South County District 30B. Former Del. Phil Bissett, of Edgewater, a Republican who represented District 30 residents from 1991 to 1999 and former Del. Virginia Clagett,  a Democrat from West River who represented District 30 […]

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Entrepreneur’s Exchange announces 5th Annual Signature Mixer

Entrepreneur’s Exchange announces 5th Annual Signature Mixer

| October 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

Entrepreneur’s Exchange of Anne Arundel County (EE) has announced its Fifth Annual Signature Mixer to be held October 23rd, 2014 at Homestead Gardens in Severna Park, MD. EE members and guests will gather to celebrate the new and existing business relationships formed through the organization.  The event will kick off at 6:00 PM and feature […]

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5 new businesses at Annapolis Towne Centre

5 new businesses at Annapolis Towne Centre

| October 12, 2014 | 1 Comment

Greenberg Gibbons announced today that five new retailers and restaurants will be celebrating openings through December in Annapolis Towne Centre’s brand new, 23,190 square-foot building located on West Street adjacent from the existing Whole Foods.. The new tenants include: Pier One, which moved from its previous location on Riva Road into an expanded, 12,019-square-foot store […]

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Help Wanted: Anne Arundel Rec & Parks needs volunteers

Help Wanted: Anne Arundel Rec & Parks needs volunteers

| October 10, 2014 | 2 Comments

The Anne Arundel County Recreation & Parks is looking for volunteers.  Is one of these perfect for you? October 11th 10:00am – 4:00pm at Kinder Farm Park Support the Friends of Kinder Farm Park during their annual Fall Festival! There are opportunities for individuals and groups in areas of games, refreshments, corn husk doll making, face […]

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After school drama programs announced

After school drama programs announced

| October 10, 2014 | 1 Comment

Riva Arts University is excited to provide two after school drama programs. The classes are set up in an 8-week format for one hour a week as an after school session. Two classes will be offered, one for elementary school students (1st-5th) and one for middle school students (6th-8th). Classes will consist of a warm […]

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Key School to host free sports clinics

Key School to host free sports clinics

| October 9, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Key School Athletic Department is pleased to announce a series of free instructional clinics for student-athletes of all ages to take place over the course of the 2014-2015 school year. The fall clinics will include baseball, field hockey and boys’ and girls’ soccer; winter and spring clinics will include basketball, baseball and lacrosse. All […]

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Hillsmere Family Fun Fair, November 8th

Hillsmere Family Fun Fair, November 8th

| October 9, 2014 | 1 Comment

The annual Family Fun Fair & Silent Auction is a favorite annual event featuring food, games, health & wellness demonstrations, DJ, moon bounce, photo booth, balloon creations and a silent auction/raffle. Parents and children will have the opportunity to try their luck at the cakewalk, carnival games and a premium grand prize raffle. A silent […]

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2-Alarm fire destroys  Annapolis waterfront home, $1.5M in damage

2-Alarm fire destroys Annapolis waterfront home, $1.5M in damage

| October 8, 2014 | 3 Comments

UPDATE 6:00am 10/8/2014:  We just heard from Lt. Russ Davies, spokesman for the Anne Arundel County Fire Department, that while the cause of the fire is still under investigation; they feel it was most likely due to a lightning strike from the storms that came through the area last night. The loss is estimated at […]

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Pair arrested in bus theft, were looking for change to buy cigarettes

Pair arrested in bus theft, were looking for change to buy cigarettes

| October 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

On October 7, 2014, at approximately 5:30 a.m., the Anne Arundel County Police Department received a call from a bus company dispatcher regarding the theft of an Anne Arundel County special needs school bus from a lot located at 1229 Generals Highway in Crownsville. It was learned that the suspects gained access to the property […]

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County school bus stolen

County school bus stolen

| October 7, 2014 | 1 Comment

UPDATE: 12:30pm.  Police advising that they have made 2 arrests in the theft of the school bus. NO further information at this time. Anne Arundel County Police have located a stolen school bus in the area of Governor’s Bridge Road and Strawberry Run in Davidsonville but suspects are still on the loose, but according to […]

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Environmental summit scheduled for October 17th

Environmental summit scheduled for October 17th

| October 6, 2014 | 2 Comments

County Executive Laura Neuman has announced the county’s Department of Public Works will host an Environmental Summit on Friday, October 17. Local community and environmental leaders are encouraged to attend to learn how to prioritize and implement watershed restoration projects. “I am pleased that we are hosting this summit to spotlight how local leaders can collaborate […]

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