Tag: Anne Arundel County

Annapolis offers tips for combatting upcoming summer heat

Annapolis offers tips for combatting upcoming summer heat

| May 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides reminds residents to be aware of the heat that is forecast for this summer and announces updates to the city’s Heat Emergency Action Plan (HEAP) for the 2015 season.  “Each year we turn to Deputy Chief Kevin Simmons and his team at the Office of Emergency Management to ensure the plan is […]

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AAACCVB lists June events in area

AAACCVB lists June events in area

| May 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis & Anne Arundel County Conference and Visitors Bureau (AAACCVB) wants to make it easy for individuals to enjoy the many exciting events and activities that will be taking place in Annapolis and the Chesapeake Bay throughout June 2015. To assist individuals who are making advance plans for business or vacation travel, the AAACCVB […]

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AACo Fire Department receives heart association award

AACo Fire Department receives heart association award

| May 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Anne Arundel County Fire Department has received the American Heart Association’s Mission: Lifeline® EMS Silver Award for implementing quality improvement measures for the treatment of patients who experience severe heart attacks. Every year, more than 250,000 people experience a STEMI, or ST Elevation Myocardial Infarction, a type of heart attack caused by a complete […]

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Golfing for Hounds & Hearts this Saturday

Golfing for Hounds & Hearts this Saturday

| May 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

On Saturday, May 30th, 2015, animal lovers of all ages will tee off for a worthy cause that will help give pets at the SPCA of Anne Arundel County a second chance. The event will be held at Compass Pointe Golf Course located at 9010 Fort Smallwood Road in Pasadena. A registration fee of $150 […]

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Kneseth Israel: Opera Made Easier

Kneseth Israel: Opera Made Easier

| May 24, 2015 | 1 Comment

On Sunday June 7, 2015, Congregation Kneseth Israel presents the next performance in their concert series entitled Opera Made Easier.  The program features sopranos Kathryn Evans Pollin and Melanie Anderson, tenor Andrew Fowler, and baritone Shouvik Mondel accompanied by James Fitzpatrick on piano.  Selections from some of the greatest opera works of all time by […]

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Library announces summer reading club

Library announces summer reading club

| May 24, 2015 | 2 Comments

The superhero staff of the Anne Arundel County Public Library (AACPL) system are gearing up for this year’s Summer Reading Club, with a series of free concerts, programs and contests on tap for heroes of every age. The club’s first event features a bilingual performance by Cecilia Esquivel of Cantaré on May 29 at 11 […]

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Herrmann Advertising wins five national awards

Herrmann Advertising wins five national awards

| May 23, 2015 | 1 Comment

Herrmann Advertising | Branding | Technology of Annapolis was honored with five awards for campaigns and projects recently completed for area healthcare and financial services industry clients. The awards include three Healthcare Advertising Awards and two Communicator Awards. The 32nd annual Healthcare Advertising Awards competition, conducted by Healthcare Marketing Report, recognized Herrmann for its ad […]

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Drug court participants give back to community

Drug court participants give back to community

| May 23, 2015 | 1 Comment

Last week, in honor of National Drug Court month, the Circuit Court for Anne Arundel County Adult Drug Treatment Court program sponsored a Drug Court Community Service Day at Gaudenzia Inc located in Crownsville, MD.  State’s Attorney Wes Adams and Deputy State’s Attorney Jonathon Church along with other SAO staff volunteered alongside Drug Court participants.  The group […]

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Earn boater safety certificates in St. Michael’s  May 20-21

Earn boater safety certificates in St. Michael’s May 20-21

| May 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

Maryland DNR-approved Boater Safety courses are taking place at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum on May 20-21, June 10-11, July 15-16 and August 12-13. All ages can participate, with pre-registration needed. The two-evening courses takes place from 6-10 pm., with participants able to receive a Maryland Boating Safety Education Certificate, which is required for anyone […]

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Glen Burnie man murdered in Annapolis public housing complex

Glen Burnie man murdered in Annapolis public housing complex

| May 22, 2015 | 1 Comment

On Thursday, May 21st at 11:27pm Officers from the Annapolis Police Department responded to a parking lot in the 900 block of President St for a report of a subject down, possibly shot.  Upon arrival officers located Lamont Scurry, 39, of Glen Burnie.  Scurry had been shot once in the head. Scurry was transported to […]

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Annapolis Leukemia Cup on tap

Annapolis Leukemia Cup on tap

| May 21, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Maryland Chapter announced partnership between Annapolis Green, Sailors for the Sea and EYC Foundation to facilitate the Green initiative for the Leukemia Cup Regatta and After Party. Sailors will receive education on clean sailing practices and Annapolis Green will facilitate education, recycling and composting at the “Rock the Dock for […]

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Motorist missing after flash flood sweeps truck away in Maryland City

Motorist missing after flash flood sweeps truck away in Maryland City

| May 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

One motorist is missing after the vehicle they were operating was reportedly swept off of Brock Bridge Road by high water. Around 5:00 a.m. on Tuesday morning, Anne Arundel County 911 received a report from a motorist who witnessed a vehicle described as a small white pickup truck being swept off the roadway in the […]

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County publishes sidewalk and accessibility study

County publishes sidewalk and accessibility study

| May 19, 2015 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel County Office of Planning and Zoning, Transportation Division has completed a series of Sidewalk/ADA Accessibility Corridor Studies to evaluate the safe movement of pedestrians and bicyclists within five major transportation corridors in the county.   The purpose of the studies was to identify and evaluate existing sidewalks/bicycle friendly amenities throughout each of the corridors.  […]

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Annapolis Memorial Day Parade scheduled for May 25th

Annapolis Memorial Day Parade scheduled for May 25th

| May 19, 2015 | 1 Comment

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides announces the Annapolis Memorial Day Parade will be held on Monday, May 25 at 10 a.m.   The parade follows the traditional route on West Street, goes around Church Circle, down Main Street, and ends at City Dock.  Immediately following the parade will be the annual wreath laying ceremony at Susan Campbell Park. This […]

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Annapolis in Bloom celebrates partners and supporters

Annapolis in Bloom celebrates partners and supporters

| May 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

Several members of the Annapolis City Council and MainStreets Annapolis Partnership (MAP) President Steve Samaras celebrated the launch of Annapolis in Bloom program on Tuesday, May 19 at 9:30 a.m. at the foot of Main Street. Now in its 17th year, the downtown flower program remains the signature beautification project, bringing 136 flowering baskets and 50 […]

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Every step counts. Bello Machre’s new 5K run

Every step counts. Bello Machre’s new 5K run

| May 17, 2015 | 1 Comment

Bello Machre proudly announces that it has added a new 5K Run to its ever popular Every Step Counts Walk and Bike Fundraiser to benefit people with developmental disabilities.  The Every Step Counts event will be held Saturday, June 13, 2015 at Anne Arundel Community College in Arnold, Maryland.  Dr. Robert T. Ireland, President and […]

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Annapolis Symphony’s music van on the move

Annapolis Symphony’s music van on the move

| May 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

Beginning last week the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra’s Music Van will be on the road to provide musical instrument demonstrations for second and third graders at 14 elementary schools in Anne Arundel County.  The Music Van is an essential part of the ASO’s Education and Outreach program that starts with Education Concerts for second graders and continues […]

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Man shot to death in Laurel, police still searching for suspect

Man shot to death in Laurel, police still searching for suspect

| May 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

On Tuesday, May 12, 2015 at approximately 8:26 p.m., the Anne Arundel County Police Department responded to the 3400 block of Sudlersville South in Laurel for a report of a shooting. Upon arrival, officers located an adult male lying on the ground suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. The shooting victim was transported to Laurel Regional […]

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Watermark helps out AFD and AACoFD with marine training

Watermark helps out AFD and AACoFD with marine training

| May 12, 2015 | 1 Comment

Watermark recently hosted around 100 Annapolis City and Anne Arundel County Firefighters and Paramedics on board their vessels for marine training exercises. The exercises, four in total conducted on three different Watermark vessels, allowed firefighters and paramedics to familiarize themselves and prepare response protocols in the event of a fire, medical or other emergency on […]

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West River man charged with 10 counts of child pornography

West River man charged with 10 counts of child pornography

| May 11, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Anne Arundel County Police Department’s Child and Vulnerable Adult Abuse Unit received a cybertip from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children regarding the possession and distribution of child pornography from a location in Anne Arundel County. During the investigation, evidence was developed by child abuse detectives that led to a search warrant […]

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Brandon Hargreaves earns Broker’s license with Weichert

Brandon Hargreaves earns Broker’s license with Weichert

| May 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

Weichert Realtors® – Platinum Service, covering the Baltimore-Washington Metropolitan area, is proud to announce Brandon Hargreaves earned his Broker’s® license from the Maryland Real Estate Commission.  “We are pleased to have a Broker® like Brandon represent our office,” said Co-Owner Donale Bernarding. “His grasp of today’s market and understanding the evolving needs of our clients […]

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Free summer camp at Wellness House of Annapolis

Free summer camp at Wellness House of Annapolis

| May 11, 2015 | 1 Comment

Registration is now open for Paint Your Rainbow Summer Camp at the Wellness House located at 2625 Mas Que Farm Road in Annapolis. This five-day, free summer camp to be held July 6-10 from 9am-1pm is open to children ages 6-12 who are experiencing cancer in their families. Paint Your Rainbow Summer Camp provides exploration […]

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