Tag: Anne Arundel County Maryland

Homestead Gardens’ Fall Fest through October

Homestead Gardens’ Fall Fest through October

| September 30, 2014 | 1 Comment

I wanted to go pumpkin picking in a real live pumpkin picking patch. Thankfully, the solution is just up the road in Davidsonville. Homestead Gardens. On Sunday, we headed over to Homestead Gardens in Davidsonville to check out the Fall Festival. In a word–wow!  Each year they up the ante and add more and more […]

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Be The Band competition this weekend

Be The Band competition this weekend

| September 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Chesapeake Arts Center, a non-profit, community art center, will host its first “Be the Band” competition on Saturday, October 4th in the Studio 194 Theatre located at 194 Hammonds Lane, Brooklyn Park, Maryland 21125. Doors open at 4:00pm, show will start at 4:30pm.Tickets are available by calling the Box Office at 410-636-6597 or online […]

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Hyattsville man arrested in murder of Nicole Burgess

Hyattsville man arrested in murder of Nicole Burgess

| September 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

UPDATE:  Full release from Anne Arundel County Police Department: Since the murder occurred, the Anne Arundel County Police Department’s Homicide Unit has worked diligently to solve the murder of Nicole Burgess. Homicide detectives interviewed countless witnesses and sorted through numerous pieces of evidence. Evidence from the crime scene was pieced together. That was coupled with […]

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Lipstick & Liquor: Secrets in the Suburbs

Lipstick & Liquor: Secrets in the Suburbs

| September 26, 2014 | 1 Comment

Chrysalis House, Inc. based in Crownsville, Maryland is proud to announce that they will be hosting a movie screening of “Lipstick & Liquor: Secrets in the Suburbs” on Thursday, November 20, 2014 at Indian Creek Upper School. The event will begin with a reception with light refreshments at 6:00 pm. The film, based on true-life accounts […]

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AnnapolisNOW app available; McNaboe named Chair of AAACCVB

AnnapolisNOW app available; McNaboe named Chair of AAACCVB

| September 24, 2014 | 1 Comment

There’s an App for that! During last night’s annual meeting, Chief Marketing Officer Frank DiVenti introduced the AAACCVB’s  AnnapolisNOW App (iOS  Android) and invited the 105 guests in attendance to download the app to their smartphones on the spot. The App is designed to help visitors make the most of their time in Annapolis and the […]

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Chamber names new Director of Marketing and Communications

Chamber names new Director of Marketing and Communications

| September 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis and Anne Arundel County Chamber of Commerce (AAACCC) announced today that Cathy Shaw has joined their team as Director, Marketing and Communications. She is responsible for the AAACCC’s overall communications, marketing, and membership development efforts with a focus on advancing the organization’s strategic objectives and serving member needs. Shaw comes to AAACCC from […]

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Arundel Lodge artists featured at Gallery 90

Arundel Lodge artists featured at Gallery 90

| September 23, 2014 | 2 Comments

A selection of artwork by Arundel Lodge  artists will be on display in Hospice of the Chesapeake’s Gallery 90, a partnership between the nonprofit and the Maryland Federation of Art formed to create a harmonious work environment for Hospice of the Chesapeake administrative staff and visiting nurses, caregivers and volunteers who work directly with patients […]

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Severn woman killed while crossing Odenton road

Severn woman killed while crossing Odenton road

| September 22, 2014 | 1 Comment

On September 22, 2014 at approximately 2:01 p.m., the Anne Arundel County Police Traffic Safety Section responded to a vehicle collision with a pedestrian on Annapolis Road near Oakton Road. Preliminary investigation revealed the pedestrian attempted to cross the northbound lanes of Annapolis Road where no pedestrian control devices exist and was struck by a […]

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How to legally handle your own Ray Rice situation

How to legally handle your own Ray Rice situation

| September 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Last year, there were 3,287 domestic violence incidents reported in Anne Arundel County. Recently, we all saw the horrific video of Baltimore Ravens star running back Ray Rice allegedly assaulting his then fiancé and now wife in an elevator in Atlantic City, New Jersey. In Maryland this is classified as a domestic violence incident. According […]

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Anne Arundel County welcomes 58 new firefighters

Anne Arundel County welcomes 58 new firefighters

| September 22, 2014 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel County Executive Laura Neuman and Fire Chief Michael E. Cox, Jr. proudly announce the graduation of Fire Department Recruit Class 52. The graduates were part of a restructured Fire Academy which started on April 10th. The restructured academy allowed the Fire Department to realize a cost savings for Recruits who had received training […]

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STEM programs rolling out again for AACPL

STEM programs rolling out again for AACPL

| September 20, 2014 | 2 Comments

Thanks to two generous grants from the Community Foundation of Anne Arundel County, the Anne Arundel County Public Library (AACPL) will once again be able to present an exciting series of STEM events across all 15 of its libraries this fall. In its second year, the fall STEM [Science, Technology, Mathematics, Engineering] initiative will include […]

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School of Rock opens in Gambrills

School of Rock opens in Gambrills

| September 20, 2014 | 1 Comment

It’s not your average music school. School of Rock, the leader in performance-based music education, has opened a new location in Gambrills, Maryland. School of Rock teaches music that students love to play and audiences love to hear. In addition to individual music instruction on guitar, bass, vocals, keyboards and/or drums, students learn how to […]

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Police make arrest in morning Crofton murder

Police make arrest in morning Crofton murder

| September 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

On September 19, 2014 at approximately 9:40 a.m. officers from the Anne Arundel County Police Western District responded to a report of a stabbing at 1575 Underwood Road in Crofton, Maryland. Upon arrival, officers located a male victim, later identified as Adam Ussery, 25, inside of the home suffering from an apparent stab wound to […]

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Eastport Yacht Club 8th Annual Boat Show Bash

Eastport Yacht Club 8th Annual Boat Show Bash

| September 19, 2014 | 2 Comments

The 8th Annual Eastport Yacht Club Boat Show Bash is scheduled for Saturday, October 11, 6-11pm.  This Block Party is open to the public with live music, food and beverage. The raffle and silent auction proceeds will be shared between two 501(c)3 organizations, the Anne Arundel CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates for kids) and the […]

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Arts in Education preview on Friday

Arts in Education preview on Friday

| September 17, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Arts Council of Anne Arundel County soon will offer Anne Arundel County school representatives and students brief previews of over 30 artists’ presentations as part of the council’s Arts in Education(AiE) program.  The previews will be held on Friday, September 19th from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Broadneck Elementary in Arnold and on […]

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Samaritan House focuses on increased opportunities

Samaritan House focuses on increased opportunities

| September 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Substance abuse affects all communities nationwide. This month the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) is recognizing National Recovery Month to help spread the message that treatment is effective and people can recover. According to the 2012 National Survey on Drug Use and Health, only 10.8 percent of those identified as needing drug […]

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Trash and Treasures Rummage Sale at Pip Moyer Rec Center

Trash and Treasures Rummage Sale at Pip Moyer Rec Center

| September 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis Recreation and Parks Department (ARPD) invites the community to shop its fall rummage sale on Saturday, September 20, 2014 from 8 a.m. to noon. The rummage sale will be held in the “Pip” Moyer Recreation Center parking lot at 273 Hilltop Lane in Annapolis. In the event of inclement weather, the rummage sale […]

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Suspected suicide in Severna Park

Suspected suicide in Severna Park

| September 16, 2014 | 1 Comment

A man, believed to be about 50 years old is believed to have committed suicide along the bike trail near Kinder Road and Lynwood Drive in Severna park this morning. Police were called to the scene of a reported shooting around 7:00am where they discovered the deceased victim. Police do not believe there is any […]

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Celebrate philanthropy in November

Celebrate philanthropy in November

| September 15, 2014 | 2 Comments

The 14th Celebrate Philanthropy! Awards Luncheon will be on Friday, November 21st , 2014, 11.30 am to 2.00 pm, at the Doubletree Hotel in Annapolis.  The event is sponsored by the Community Foundation of Anne Arundel County and co-presented by Chaney Enterprises and  Connelly & Associates LLC. The emcee is Carroll Hynson. Awards will be […]

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County cops endorse Johnson for County Executive

County cops endorse Johnson for County Executive

| September 14, 2014 | 2 Comments

The Anne Arundel County Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 70 last night endorsed George Johnson, Democratic Candidate for Anne Arundel County Executive. “This endorsement was very personal for me. To have the support of the men and women who put there lives on the line daily for the citizens of Anne Arundel County means a […]

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Walk to end Alzheimer’s – October 25th

Walk to end Alzheimer’s – October 25th

| September 14, 2014 | 2 Comments

The Alzheimer’s Association Greater Maryland Chapter invites the community to help reclaim the future for millions by participating in the Anne Arundel Walk to End Alzheimer’s®, Saturday, Oct. 25 (rain or shine), at Susan B. Campbell Park (1 Dock St.) in downtown Annapolis. This event provides an opportunity for the community to learn about Alzheimer’s […]

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Hospice Cup September 20th

Hospice Cup September 20th

| September 13, 2014 | 2 Comments

Hospice Cup is a charity sailing regatta, raising funds for hospice programs throughout Maryland, Washington DC and Northern Virginia. The focus for 2014 funds is Bereavement care and support. Participating hospices use funds raised through Hospice Cup to continue to offer quality, end-of-life care to patients, their families and friends. No matter your skill level; […]

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