Tag: Anne Arundel County Maryland

Celebrate philanthropy in November

Celebrate philanthropy in November

| September 15, 2014 | 1 Comment

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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Nominations sought for 2014 Volunteer Hall of Fame

Nominations sought for 2014 Volunteer Hall of Fame

| September 12, 2014 | 1 Comment

Each year hundreds of volunteers participate in projects/programs that help our community. Many awards are given to recognize groups and individuals for their hard work.  However many of us are unfamiliar with the background, collaboration and impact of the projects themselves. These Awards, sponsored by the Volunteer Center For Anne Arundel County and the Coordinators […]

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Grief support for death of substance abuser

Grief support for death of substance abuser

| September 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Chesapeake Life Center announced today it will begin offering a monthly drop-in support group designed for those who have lost a loved one due to substance abuse. The support group will address the issues common to this particular type of loss and the complex and confusing emotions individuals may feel from 6 to 7:30 p.m. […]

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Caregiver workshops scheduled

Caregiver workshops scheduled

| September 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Anne Arundel County Department of Aging and Disabilities is pleased to announce the 2014-2015 Caregiver Workshops: Oh, the Places You’ll Go! The workshops will be held at the Arnold Senior Activity Center and the Pascal Senior Activity Center beginning September 18, 2014 and continuing through June 18, 2015, 6:30-8:30 p.m. They are presented free […]

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Arts-In-Education showcases announced

Arts-In-Education showcases announced

| September 10, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Arts Council of Anne Arundel County administers Art in Education program funding and hosts two Arts In Education showcases. . A number of groups as well as individual artists have developed special concert programs and workshops along with artist-in-residence experiences that are funded partially with grants from the Arts Council. This year they take […]

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Annapolis man arrested in armed home invasion

Annapolis man arrested in armed home invasion

| September 9, 2014 | 1 Comment

On September 6, 2014 at 7:10 p.m. officers were dispatched to the 1900 block of Baltimore Annapolis Boulevard in Annapolis for the report of an armed home invasion that just occurred. The male victim, who was home with his wife, both 77-years-old, advised that he was sitting on his couch when a male suspect entered […]

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30th Annual Homestead Gardens Fall Festival opens September 28

30th Annual Homestead Gardens Fall Festival opens September 28

| September 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

The 2014 Annual Homestead Gardens Fall Festival opens Saturday, September 27 & Sunday, September 28, and continues every weekend, 11am-4pm, through and including Sunday, October 26.  The festival is a family oriented event that takes place on the courtyard, barnyard and fields surrounding the store in Davidsonville, MD.  It’s a wonderful outing for the entire […]

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Davidsonville thefts plague community

Davidsonville thefts plague community

| September 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

On September 4, 2014, Anne Arundel County Police officers responded to the 2400 block of Fox Creek Lane, Davidsonville, for multiple thefts from automobiles and residential burglaries that occurred at approximately 2:00 a.m. The attached pictured suspects left the area with the stolen property in an unknown direction. Anyone with information on the suspects is […]

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Do you care? You can this week! Please help!

Do you care? You can this week! Please help!

| September 5, 2014 | 1 Comment

During 44 combined years of teaching, Leo and Diane Zerhusen had seen so many children coming to school without adequate clothes, school supplies or food to eat that they felt they had to do something to help. Lisa Hurka Covington was shattered when her lovely, talented sister shot herself at the age of 28. Lucinda […]

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Current tenant selected to run Naval Academy Dairy Farm

Current tenant selected to run Naval Academy Dairy Farm

| September 4, 2014 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel County Executive Laura Neuman  announced the county has reached a decision regarding future operation of the Naval Academy Dairy Farm. Following a thorough and transparent search to find the most qualified farmer to operate the Gambrills farm, the county is awarding a five-year lease, effective January 1, 2015, to current tenant Maryland Sunrise […]

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Chemically assisted suicide in Glen Burnie

Chemically assisted suicide in Glen Burnie

| September 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

FINAL UPDATE:  The deceased has been identified as Mathew Ross Eitel of Glen Burnie. The cause of death has been determined by OCME to be suicide by Hydrogen Sulfide poisoning. Hydrogen Sulfide poisoning was a result of intentional mixing of common household cleaners. (Note: an earlier version of this article identified the victim as Matthew Russell […]

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Severn man charged with solicitation of minor

Severn man charged with solicitation of minor

| September 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

During the month of August 2014, an investigator with the Anne Arundel County Police Department’s Child Abuse Unit began communicating online with an individual who was soliciting young females on the internet for sex. The investigator was posing online as a 13-year-old girl. During these communications the suspect solicited the investigator for this purpose and […]

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Zu Coffee expands into Crofton-Gambrills market

Zu Coffee expands into Crofton-Gambrills market

| September 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

Two tenants will be celebrating openings this Fall at The Village at Waugh Chapel, the mixed-use development in Gambrills, Md. They are: Zu Coffee – A 1,650-square-foot café, serving drinks made from fresh, locally-roasted coffee beans, pastries, sandwiches and more. The new coffee shop, located next to 4 Seasons Grill, will be Zu’s second location. […]

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Hospice of the Chesapeake names new Board members

Hospice of the Chesapeake names new Board members

| September 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

Hospice of the Chesapeake announced today the appointment of seven new members to the Boards of Directors of Hospice of the Chesapeake and it’s Foundation.  Headquartered in Pasadena, the nonprofit cares for patients in Anne Arundel and Prince George’s Counties who are living with illness and loss. Joining the Hospice of the Chesapeake Inc. Board:   […]

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Popeye’s employee arrested, charged with murder of co-worker

Popeye’s employee arrested, charged with murder of co-worker

| September 2, 2014 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel County Police have arrested a co-worker in the slaying of a Popeye’s employee in Brooklyn Park. The investigation into this incident has resulted in the arrest of Moises Gomez-Castillo, a 26 year old male from Brooklyn, Maryland.  Gomez-Castillo was an employee of the Popeye’s Louisiana Kitchen where this incident occurred.  Gomez-Castillo has been […]

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Providence Center fall gala scheduled for October

Providence Center fall gala scheduled for October

| September 1, 2014 | 1 Comment

Providence Center will honor “The Inspiration in All of Us” at its annual fall gala on Thursday, October 16, 2014, at the Loews Annapolis Hotel.  The event raises funds to support the programs and services Providence Center provides for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities in Anne Arundel County. “The Inspiration in All of Us” […]

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Popeye’s employee murdered in Brooklyn Park store

Popeye’s employee murdered in Brooklyn Park store

| August 31, 2014 | 1 Comment

On August 31, 2014 at approximately 8:08 a.m., officers from the Northern District responded to the Popeye’s Restaurant located at 5317 Ritchie Highway N. Brooklyn Park, MD. Upon arrival, officers spoke with the manager who arrived in the morning to open the business. The manager found an employee, an adult female in her 40s, suffering […]

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Spalding student helps deliver backpacks

Spalding student helps deliver backpacks

| August 31, 2014 | 1 Comment

This August, rising Senior Matt Binder of Archbishop Spalding High School helped deliver backpacks to over 6 schools in Anne Arundel County with Walk the Walk Foundation.  Walk the Walk Foundation helped sponsor over 600 students for Anne Arundel County’s Back to School program.  Matt has been volunteering for Walk the Walk Foundation over the […]

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Goshen Farm open house scheduled for September

Goshen Farm open house scheduled for September

| August 29, 2014 | 2 Comments

On Saturday, September 20, 2014 the Goshen Farm Preservation Society, Inc. will hold its Fall Open House from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. The Society is in the process of restoring this historic jewel built in 1783, and preserving the remaining 22 acres of woods and fields. The event and parking are free. Light refreshments will […]

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