Tag: Anne Arundel County

Goshen Farm Preservation Society open house and garden party (April12, 2014)

Goshen Farm Preservation Society open house and garden party (April12, 2014)

| April 9, 2014 | 1 Comment

Back in Cape St. Claire, there is a farmhouse that is being saved. The Goshen Farm. The Goshen Farm Preservation Society, Inc. was established in 2006 to safeguard and restore the historic Goshen Farm and its surrounding property for residents of the Broadneck Peninsula and Anne Arundel County. Goshen farm is currently owned by the […]

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Eric Banks sentenced to 30 years for Glen Burnie Murder

Eric Banks sentenced to 30 years for Glen Burnie Murder

| April 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel County State’s Attorney Anne Colt Leitess announced  that a jury found Eric Banks guilty of second-degree murder in the January 2013 killing of Darren Bell in the Marley Neck area of Glen Burnie. Anne Arundel County Circuit Court Judge Philip Caroom sentenced Banks to the maximum 30 years in prison following the verdict. […]

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MillsRide program launches for employees of Maryland Live! and Arundel Mills

MillsRide program launches for employees of Maryland Live! and Arundel Mills

| March 15, 2014 | 1 Comment

Employees of Arundel Mills Mall and Maryland Live! Casino can now board a free shuttle to the Cromwell Light Rail station and MTA #14 bus during times when transit was not normally available. The new service, MillsRide, is a demonstration shuttle project launched this week by Anne Arundel Workforce Development Corporation (AAWDC) and The BWI Business Partnership. […]

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Anne Arundel Chief of Police wanted by FBI

Anne Arundel Chief of Police wanted by FBI

| March 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel County Police Chief Kevin Davis has been selected by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) to participate in the FBI’s National Executive Institute (NEI) in Quantico, VA. Chief Davis was chosen among top law enforcement officials around the world to participate in the exclusive leadership training program. Chief Davis, a 2004 graduate of […]

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County police investigating Crownsville murder

County police investigating Crownsville murder

| March 12, 2014 | 1 Comment

UPDATE:  The Capital is reporting that the victim of this murder is Benjamin Kirby, Jr. Kirby is reportedly 41 years old and the mini-van/taxi that was left unoccupied belongs to Kirby.   Anne Arundel County police are on the scene of what is being called a homicide near Honeysuckle Lane and Generals Highway in Crownsville. […]

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AACC instructor wins top credential as wireless expert

AACC instructor wins top credential as wireless expert

| March 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

Travis Bonfigli of Crofton, who teaches part-time in the computer technologies department at Anne Arundel Community College, recently earned an industry certification as a Certified Wireless Network Expert (CWNE) after demonstrating his ability to design, install, configure, administer and troubleshoot wireless network systems on a national certification exam. According to Certified Wireless Network Professional, Bonfigli […]

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The Pediatric Group joins Reach Out and Read program

The Pediatric Group joins Reach Out and Read program

| March 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Maryland chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics (MD-AAP) reports 20 percent of low-income children in Maryland are not ready to enter kindergarten, a statistic the Pediatric Group is ready to help change. The practice’s three Anne Arundel County locations, in Crofton, Davidsonville and Severna Park, are among the newest participants in MD-AAP’s Reach […]

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Police investigating body discovered in Bestgate Road Park

Police investigating body discovered in Bestgate Road Park

| February 28, 2014 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel County police are investigating a body discovered this morning in the Bestgate Road Park located off of Bestgate Road.  Police say a woman was found deceased and there is no sign of trauma. The Office of the Medical Examiner is enroute. Developing.

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Perkins removes herself from AACPS superintendent search

Perkins removes herself from AACPS superintendent search

| February 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Interim Superintendent Mamie J. Perkins today announced that she is not among the candidates whose applications the Board of Education is now reviewing as it seeks to find the next Anne Arundel County Public Schools superintendent. Perkins said she gave considerable thought to becoming a candidate before the application period closed on February 17, 2014, […]

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Crofton man found guilty of murder

Crofton man found guilty of murder

| February 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

An Anne Arundel County jury this afternoon found Michael Stahlnecker guilty of First-Degree Murder and Use of a Handgun in a Felony in the November 2012 killing of John Patrick Ryan, State’s Attorney Anne Colt Leitess announced. Leitess, who prosecuted the case, will seek a sentence of life without parole. Sentencing is scheduled for May […]

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West County Restaurant Week to debut in March

West County Restaurant Week to debut in March

| February 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

New York, Baltimore, Annapolis, and Washington, D.C. all have one – now West County will be added to the list of places that hold a Restaurant Week. Restaurant Weeks are about exploring new restaurants and reinvesting in our local economy. It is a wonderful way to try a new dish or discover a new favorite […]

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Arrest made in Dunkirk arson

Arrest made in Dunkirk arson

| February 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

On January 28, 2014 Fire department units responded to a dwelling fire at 6291 McKendree Road, Dunkirk, Md. 20754. First arriving units encountered a single family residence with heavy fire coming from the rear and roof of the dwelling. The sole occupant of the house was located in the front yard of the residence and […]

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Upcoming Events At Carrie Weedon Science Center In Galesville

Upcoming Events At Carrie Weedon Science Center In Galesville

| February 16, 2014 | 2 Comments

The Carrie Weedon Science Center has several events scheduled for the upcoming month. The Science Center is located in at 911 Galesville Road in Galesville offers science field trips for elementary school children as well as speaker events for all audiences. Sunday, February 16th, 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. Marvelous Mammals of Anne Arundel County […]

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Thieves Break Into Police Car, Steal Weapons

Thieves Break Into Police Car, Steal Weapons

| February 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

On February 7, 2014 the Anne Arundel County Police responded to the home of an off-duty Anne Arundel County Police Officer in the Brooklyn Park area of Anne Arundel County. The officer parked his unmarked police vehicle in front of his home on February 6, 2014. When the officer returned to the vehicle on the […]

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Driver Charged In Crash That Injured State Trooper Kline

Driver Charged In Crash That Injured State Trooper Kline

| February 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

Maryland State Police today issued traffic charges to an Anne Arundel County driver involved in a crash four months ago that critically injured a state trooper on a traffic stop. The driver is identified as Enrique Guzman, Jr., 21, of Pasadena, Md. He was issued two traffic citations this morning at his home by a […]

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Todd Wheeler Indicted On Additional Charges

Todd Wheeler Indicted On Additional Charges

| January 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Todd Dwight Wheeler, Jr. was indicted today on multiple counts in connection to a bomb-making operation at a Glen Burnie home last month. The charges include nine counts Possession of a Destructive Device, nine counts of Manufacturing a Destructive Device, three counts of Possession of a Destructive Device, Possession of a Controlled Dangerous Substance, Possession […]

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Good Policing Nabs Serial Robber In Anne Arundel

Good Policing Nabs Serial Robber In Anne Arundel

| January 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

On November 10, 2013, at approximately 6:42 p.m., officers from the Northern District responded to Pizza Bolis located in the 300 block of Crain Highway North in Glen Burnie for a report of an armed robbery. An employee of the business reported that a male suspect entered the business, displayed a handgun and demanded that […]

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2 Pit Bulls Attack Dog, Woman In Glen Burnie

2 Pit Bulls Attack Dog, Woman In Glen Burnie

| December 30, 2013 | 46 Comments

On December 29, 2013, at approximately 9:05 p.m., officers from the Northern District responded to the 400 block of Lincoln Avenue S.W. in Glen Burnie for a report of a dog bite. Upon arrival, officers spoke with the 66-year-old female victim, who stated that she was outside walking her dog when two stray Pit bull […]

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Wife Charged In Laurel Murder Of Soldier

Wife Charged In Laurel Murder Of Soldier

| December 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

On December 13, 2013 at approximately 10:30 a.m. officers responded to 8388 Frostwood Road in Laurel, Anne Arundel County, Maryland to check the well being of the occupants of the residence. Upon making entry (gained with the assistance of a landlord) officers encountered a deceased male within the residence. The male within the home has […]

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Police Negotiating With Armed Suspect In Barricaded Home

Police Negotiating With Armed Suspect In Barricaded Home

| December 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

FINAL UPDATE:  Anne Arundel County Police have released the following statement on this afternoon’s standoff with a barricaded man in Arnold. On December 4, 2013 at approximately1:00 p.m. officers responded to the 1000-block of Landon Lane for a report of a barricaded subject in a residence. The Anne Arundel County Police Department used Reverse 911 […]

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One Arrest Made In Laurel Murder

One Arrest Made In Laurel Murder

| November 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel County Police Department Homicide Unit detectives investigating this case were able to develop information linking 22 year old Dequeone Demetrius Oates to the murder of Alex Tyshown Little, Jr. Based on this information, an application for a statement of charges was presented to a District Court Commissioner and a warrant for 2nd degree […]

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Cupcake Blvd Sells More Than 500 Cupcakes For Local Charity

Cupcake Blvd Sells More Than 500 Cupcakes For Local Charity

| November 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

Cupcake BLVD is proud to announce their recent partnership with the Hospice Hundred , a committee of Hospice of the Chesapeake, selling over 500 cupcakes to benefit the committee’s signature project: Chesapeake Kids. Funds were raised during Hispanic Heritage Month, which ran from September 17th through October 15th—with all proceeds being raised within the Cupcake […]

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