Tag: Anne Arundel County

2 Severn women found guilty of child abuse

2 Severn women found guilty of child abuse

| February 10, 2016 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel County State’s Attorney announced that, after a 2-day jury trial before the Honorable Judge Mulford, defendants Javonie Harper, 32, and Crystal Evans, 37, of Severn, were found guilty of second degree child abuse and second degree assault on Friday, February 5, 2016. “Child abuse is inexcusable. No child should be beaten,” said Anne […]

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Library hosts several events for Black History Month

Library hosts several events for Black History Month

| February 9, 2016 | 1 Comment

The Anne Arundel County Library system will be hosting several events county-wide to celebrate Black History Month. Saturday, February 13 – 23, 2016 Get Schooled with Mr. Root Jamaal ‘Mr. Root’ Collier, a dedicated and versatile professional Hip-Hop artist returns to AACPL to present interactive, family-friendly concerts. Come and learn about the history of Hip […]

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Annapolis Library closed through Sunday due to snowstorm damage

Annapolis Library closed through Sunday due to snowstorm damage

| February 9, 2016 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel County Public Library (AACPL) officials today annouced that the Annapolis Regional Library will be closed through at least Sunday, February 14, due to extensive roof leaks. The facility has been closed since Saturday. “Last month’s blizzard caused a number of active leaks at the Annapolis Regional Library,” said AACPL CEO Skip Auld. “We […]

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Baltimore Police Commissioner Davis to speak at AACC

Baltimore Police Commissioner Davis to speak at AACC

| February 9, 2016 | 1 Comment

Baltimore Police Commissioner Kevin Davis will talk about “Baltimore – Rising from Unrest to Realizing Opportunities” on Feb. 24, at 7 p.m. in the Cade Center for Fine Arts Room 219, as the next speaker in the Anne Arundel Community College Legal Studies Institute Annual Speaker Series.  Sponsored by the college’s Legal Studies Institute and […]

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New Annapolis public housing Director of Public Safety recently convicted of bribery in Federal Court

New Annapolis public housing Director of Public Safety recently convicted of bribery in Federal Court

| February 9, 2016 | 0 Comments

Last night, the Housing Authority of the City of Annapolis announced a new Executive Director and a new Director of Public Safety to help turn around the beleaguered agency.  However, Safety Director, Derek Matthews, was dismissed from his job at the Department of Homeland Security where he was the Regional Director for the Federal Protective Service […]

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Calling artists with disabilities

Calling artists with disabilities

| February 8, 2016 | 0 Comments

Artists of all ages with disabilities who reside in Anne Arundel County are invited to submit artwork to the 2016 Artists Without Limits Art Exhibit. This exhibit will feature works of art created exclusively by Anne Arundel County artists with disabilities. Artwork will depict Life in Anne Arundel County. The exhibit will kick off with […]

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Town Hall Tuesday at Chesapeake Arts Center: Councilman Pete Smith

Town Hall Tuesday at Chesapeake Arts Center: Councilman Pete Smith

| February 7, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Chesapeake Arts Center Presents Town Hall Tuesday event with Councilman, First District of Anne Arundel County, Pete Smith on Tuesday, February 9, 2016 from 6:00pm-7:00pm in Studio 194 Theatre located at 194 Hammonds Lane, Brooklyn Park, Maryland 21225. Councilman Pete Smith will be discussing “the state of Brooklyn Park” and answer questions citizens may […]

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7-Year old girl reports sex offense in Glen Burnie, police investigating possible related burglary

7-Year old girl reports sex offense in Glen Burnie, police investigating possible related burglary

| February 5, 2016 | 0 Comments

On Friday, February 5, 2016 at approximately 6:15 a.m., Northern District Patrol Officers responded to the 7700 block of Hancock Lane, Glen Burnie, Maryland for Sex Offense of a seven (7) year old female child. The child reported at approximately 5:55 a.m. a white male had reached into her window. As he reached in from […]

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City, County form workgroup to study adequate facilities

City, County form workgroup to study adequate facilities

| February 5, 2016 | 1 Comment

County Executive Steve Schuh and Annapolis Mayor Mike Pantelides today announced their two jurisdictions will form a workgroup to study adequate public facilities issues.  The goal of the workgroup is to produce a series of legislative recommendations for both the County Council and the City Council on adequate public facilities legislation, addressing issues of overcrowding […]

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March 18th, Anne Arundel to celebrate Maryland Day 2016

March 18th, Anne Arundel to celebrate Maryland Day 2016

| February 5, 2016 | 1 Comment

Maryland Day 2016 will be celebrated throughout Annapolis and Southern Anne Arundel County Friday, March 18th until Sunday, March 20th. Rediscover Maryland’s history with family and friends during a fun-filled festival highlighting the uniqueness of the Four Rivers Heritage Area for a dollar or free! Local cultural and heritage sites offer special activities and tours. […]

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Schuh pushes legislation to get Crofton High School underway

Schuh pushes legislation to get Crofton High School underway

| February 4, 2016 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel County Executive Steve Schuh today announced legislation to forward fund designs for the new Crofton Area High School and George Cromwell Elementary Revitalization capital projects. “Accelerating school construction is a major priority of my administration,” said Schuh. “This legislation will help both of these projects become a reality in a shorter period of […]

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Annual Lincoln-Reagan Dinner scheduled for March 1

Annual Lincoln-Reagan Dinner scheduled for March 1

| February 4, 2016 | 1 Comment

The Republican State Central Committee of Anne Arundel County today announced that its annual Lincoln-Reagan Dinner will be held on Super Tuesday, March 1, 7 – 10 p.m. at the Doubletree Hotel, 210 Holiday Ct., in Annapolis, MD. The Lincoln-Reagan dinner is AAGOP’s largest annual fundraiser. Republicans from around the County will gather for an […]

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Flu Has Arrived in Annapolis

Flu Has Arrived in Annapolis

| February 3, 2016 | 1 Comment

Flu season has arrived in Annapolis! According to the Maryland Department of Health, flu is on the rise with “widespread activity” of “moderate intensity“–up from “minimal” last month. Read more to know the symptoms and when to go/call/see your doctor. Remember that treatment must be started within 48 hours of first symptoms.  Symptoms of Flu […]

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Abundant volunteer opportunities in Anne Arundel

Abundant volunteer opportunities in Anne Arundel

| February 3, 2016 | 1 Comment

Many Volunteer positions are available through the Anne Arundel County Volunteer Center. If you do not see an opportunity below that fits your needs, contact the Volunteer Center at [email protected] or 410-897-9207. Check our Website: www.aacvc.org. A few current volunteer opportunities are listed below. Annapolis Maritime Museum Are you looking for a fulfilling and engaging […]

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State Police investigating murder in Jessup prison

State Police investigating murder in Jessup prison

| February 2, 2016 | 0 Comments

Maryland State Police investigators are continuing an investigation into the death of a state prison inmate that has been ruled a homicide. The inmate is identified as Glenn E. Smith, 58.  Smith was a state prison inmate serving time at the Jessup Correctional Institution in Jessup, Md. A suspect, also an inmate, has been identified.  […]

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Hospice expands ‘Courageous Conversations’ to Anne Arundel and Prince Georges Counties

Hospice expands ‘Courageous Conversations’ to Anne Arundel and Prince Georges Counties

| February 1, 2016 | 1 Comment

After two successful rounds last year in Annapolis and Severna Park,  Hospice of the Chesapeake will expand its free educational series of community discussions, Courageous Conversations. The spring 2016 series begins March 31 and will offer seven sessions, with three at the Annapolis Regional Library and four at locations in Prince George’s County. The series […]

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Quartets deliver unforgettable love notes in four-part harmony

Quartets deliver unforgettable love notes in four-part harmony

| January 31, 2016 | 1 Comment

Quartets from the Sons of the Severn Barbershop Chorus are now taking orders for Singing Valentines throughout Anne Arundel and surrounding counties on February 12, 13 and 14, 2016 . Each Singing Valentine will include a silk rose, a Valentine’s Day card with the sender’s personal message, and two romantic songs in close harmony, sung […]

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Baltimore man fatally shot in Annapolis Newtowne 20 neighborhood

Baltimore man fatally shot in Annapolis Newtowne 20 neighborhood

| January 31, 2016 | 1 Comment

On Saturday, January 30th at 6:46 p.m. Officers from the Annapolis Police Department responded to the 700 block of Newtowne Drive for a report of a man who had been shot.  Upon arrival officers located Jordan Davis, 20, of Baltimore.  Davis had been shot in the neck. Davis was transported to Anne Arundel Medical Center […]

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Schuh lays out his 2016 legislative priorities

Schuh lays out his 2016 legislative priorities

| January 30, 2016 | 1 Comment

At a meeting of the Anne Arundel County Delegation to the Maryland General Assembly, County Executive Steve Schuh formally unveiled his 2016 General Assembly legislative priorities. “In addition to supporting Governor Hogan’s proposed tax cuts and common sense reforms to our business regulations, I proposed we enact legislation to bring diversity to our school board, […]

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Visit Annapolis scores huge grant for County and City tourism

Visit Annapolis scores huge grant for County and City tourism

| January 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Maryland Tourism Development Board (MTDB) has awarded $271,923 in matching grants to Visit Annapolis & Anne Arundel County (VAAAC) for fiscal year 2016 that ends June 30, 2016. The allocation is second only to Ocean City, which received $479,008 in matching grant dollars. VAAAC President & CEO Connie Del Signore says the FY 2016 […]

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Anne Arundel County passes largest fee reduction in history

Anne Arundel County passes largest fee reduction in history

| January 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

Last week, the Anne Arundel County Council  approved County Executive Steve Schuh’s plan to reduce Capital Facility Connection Charges (CFCCs) by 30 percent. CFFCs are charged to new homes and businesses when they connect to public water and sewer to recover the cost of constructing water and sewer infrastructure such as pipes, water treatment plants, […]

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Post #Snowzilla update from Annapolis and Anne Arundel County

Post #Snowzilla update from Annapolis and Anne Arundel County

| January 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel County County Executive Steve Schuh this morning is urging citizens to help in the snowstorm clean up by shoveling out sidewalks and nearby fire hydrants in their communities.  “We are asking citizens to help their community by shoveling their sidewalks and clearing out snow from around any fire hydrants,” said Schuh. “This will allow school children to safely make their […]

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