Tag: Anne Arundel County

VisitAnnapolis to launch major tourism initiative

VisitAnnapolis to launch major tourism initiative

| April 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis & Anne Arundel County Conference and Visitors Bureau (AAACCVB), Maryland State Senator John Astle, Anne Arundel County Executive Steve Schuh, Annapolis Mayor Mike Pantelides and U.S. Travel Association Executive Vice President Gary Oster will jointly announce a major new AAACCVB tourism initiative during a Travel and Tourism Day celebration at Rams Head On […]

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2 local businesses honored for partnerships with Anne Arundel schools

2 local businesses honored for partnerships with Anne Arundel schools

| April 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel Medical Center (AAMC) and E.W. Print and Design were named Business Partners of the Year by the Annapolis and Anne Arundel County Chamber of Commerce (AAACCC) and Anne Arundel County Public Schools (AACPS) at Wednesday night’s 29th Annual Excellence in Education Awards. Each year, businesses across the county are nominated by AACPS for […]

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Pints for Paws to benefit the SPCA this Friday Night

Pints for Paws to benefit the SPCA this Friday Night

| April 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

As Annapolis Beer Week continues to roll, mark your calendar for Friday night! Celebrate Naptown’s great homebrewing scene and contribution to Maryland craft beer while helping a local charity–the SPCA of Anne Arundel County and the Pints for Paws Homebrew and Craft Brew Festival! The Annapolis Homebrew Club hosts this Annapolis Beer Week event celebrating […]

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Annapolis’ hottest red carpet event — Fashion for a Cause

Annapolis’ hottest red carpet event — Fashion for a Cause

| April 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

Hospice Hundred is thrilled to announce their 7th Annual Fashion for a Cause Fashion Show on Thursday, May 7th from 7:00pm to 11:00pm at the National Guard Armory, presented by The Wilburn Company Inc. and Porsche of Annapolis. Proceeds from this event benefit Hospice of the Chesapeake’s Chesapeake Kids program serving children under the age […]

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Schooner Woodwind has full calendar of events for May

Schooner Woodwind has full calendar of events for May

| April 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

Annapolis’ favorite sailboats are back in the water with a full schedule of special events for May. The Schooners Woodwind..or is it Schooner Woodwinds(?) has put together a series of special sails which are perfect for tourists, visitors, and locals alike. There is no better way to see Annapolis than by the water; and when […]

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Free Festival: Arts in the Park on Saturday

Free Festival: Arts in the Park on Saturday

| April 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

On Saturday, April 25, 2015, artist and musicians will join forces at the second annual FREE “Arts in the Park Festival” at the Chesapeake Arts Center located at 194 Hammonds Lane, Brooklyn Park, Maryland 21225. Local Maryland artists will exhibit and offer their work for sale, while a festival of live music is presented from […]

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MSP Trooper charged in assault of Glen Burnie man

MSP Trooper charged in assault of Glen Burnie man

| April 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

A Maryland state trooper has been charged with an assault on a man in custody who was under arrest for tossing a lit cigarette on the trooper. Trooper First Class Nathan Steelman, 28, is charged with second degree assault and misconduct in office. He was charged on a criminal summons late this afternoon at State […]

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VisitAnnapolis launches NaptownLocals.com website

VisitAnnapolis launches NaptownLocals.com website

| April 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

Visitors to Annapolis should find it easier than ever before to explore the City like a local thanks to a new website the Annapolis & Anne Arundel County Conference and Visitors Bureau (AAACCVB) launched today. Powered by the insights, commentary and recommendations of local bloggers, Naptownlocals.com puts inquiring visitors quickly in the know. According to […]

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4 Anne Arundel County detention officers arrested, charged with misconduct in office

4 Anne Arundel County detention officers arrested, charged with misconduct in office

| April 21, 2015 | 1 Comment

UPDATE:  From Anne Arundel County Police: On January 26th, 2015, the Anne Arundel County Police Department was contacted by the Anne Arundel County Department of Detention Facilities regarding possible corruption of detention officers smuggling illegal contraband into the Jennifer Road Detention Center located at 131 Jennifer Road Annapolis, MD. As a result of the reported […]

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Hospice Gala raises over $500,000

Hospice Gala raises over $500,000

| April 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

Hospice of the Chesapeake’s 2015 Hospice Royale attended by 500 local supporters raised over $500,000 to help support the many programs and services provided to patients and families in Anne Arundel and Prince George’s Counties. Held at the Hilton Baltimore BWI Hotel on March 21, the black tie event themed “Bond with Us” featured a martini […]

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Wye River Upper School open house

Wye River Upper School open house

| April 19, 2015 | 1 Comment

Wye River Upper School is hosting a spring Admissions Open House on Sunday, April 26th from 2:00pm to 4:00pm. The event is being held on the WRUS campus at 316 S. Commerce Street, Centreville, MD. WRUS serves students from 7 Maryland counties including Anne Arundel, Prince George’s, Howard and Baltimore County with bus service to […]

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Bowen Foundation charity football bash an incredible success

Bowen Foundation charity football bash an incredible success

| April 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

Last night, the movers and shakers in Annapolis came together to settle the score–on the football field…under the lights…to raise money for Autism awareness!  The Bowen Foundation for Autism brought together 4 teams of area leaders to raise much needed funds. Senators, Delegates, Mayors, business leaders, charity champions and more came to the Navy-Marine Corps Memorial […]

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Lecture at St. John’s explores Annapolis at the end of the Civil War

Lecture at St. John’s explores Annapolis at the end of the Civil War

| April 18, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Annapolis History Consortium will give the panel presentation “Annapolis 1865: Peace At Last!” at St. John’s College. The presentation is the fifth in a series that tells the story of Annapolis during the Civil War through the words of the people of that time and contemporary illustrations. The event, which is free and open […]

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A Cappella Showcase returns to Maryland Hall

A Cappella Showcase returns to Maryland Hall

| April 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

The A Cappella Showcase is back for another year! Experience the triumph and spirit of the world’s most famous instrument – the voice! Enjoy an evening of music by the region’s best contemporary a cappella groups on Saturday, May 2 at 7 pm. Tickets are $23; $15 for Maryland Hall members and students. Although this […]

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Muddy Creek Artists Guild presents “Artists on the Half-Shell” at Homestead Gardens

Muddy Creek Artists Guild presents “Artists on the Half-Shell” at Homestead Gardens

| April 16, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Muddy Creek Artists Guild (MCAG) is pleased to announce its 7th annual spring art show and sale featuring works from local artists who live and work in Southern Anne Arundel County. The show is free to the public and will run Thursday, May 28 through Sunday, May 31 at Homestead Gardens, located at 743 […]

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Jewelry, bake sales to be held at Annapolis Senior Center

Jewelry, bake sales to be held at Annapolis Senior Center

| April 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

The public is invited to a jewelry sale which will be held 9 a.m. – 3 p.m., April 28 – May 1 at the Annapolis Senior Activity Center, 119 S. Villa Avenue in Annapolis. A bake sale will also be held on April 28. The jewelry on sale includes bracelets, necklaces, pins, pierced and clip […]

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Owners of Galway Bay, Killarney House, Brian Boru to take over Pirates Cove in Galesville

Owners of Galway Bay, Killarney House, Brian Boru to take over Pirates Cove in Galesville

| April 15, 2015 | 1 Comment

Today, Bob Platt, founder and owner of the Inn at Pirates Cove will take a step back from the day to day operation of the well known and locally appreciated Inn and waterfront dinning destination. It has been 32 years since Bob first purchased the Inn and restaurant. Bob will remain on as owner and continue to be […]

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Tassels and Tails this weekend to benefit the SPCA

Tassels and Tails this weekend to benefit the SPCA

| April 15, 2015 | 1 Comment

Homestead Gardens’ first annual Tassels and Tails (rumored to become THE social  event of the year), is the ultimate pet fashion show. It features the latest styles for canine and their humans, modeled by our area’s noted trendsetters. Presented by our friends at Annapolis Hyundai, the fashion show takes place on the runway at Homestead Gardens, […]

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AACC culinary students and faculty bring home the cake

AACC culinary students and faculty bring home the cake

| April 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

The National Capital Cake Show recognized three students in Anne Arundel Community College’s Hotel, Culinary Arts and Tourism Institute Chefs Club and the club’s advisor for their entries in the annual competition. Students Martha Walton of Gibson Island and Heather Tompkins of Severn won second place, Walton for her tiered garden-themed cake in the intermediate […]

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Annapolis Rotary doles out $62K to grant recipients, tickets for this year on sale

Annapolis Rotary doles out $62K to grant recipients, tickets for this year on sale

| April 12, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Rotary Club of Annapolis has announced grants totaling $62,000 from the net proceeds of the August 2014 World’s Largest Crab Feast. The 29 recipients and amounts distributed are: $3,500 – Rebuilding Together and Meals on Wheels. $3,000 – Hospice of the Chesapeake Life Center, Food Link Inc., Annapolis Maritime Museum, Cystic Fibrosis, Heart Smart, […]

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Chicago historian asks if Italian-American culture is at risk

Chicago historian asks if Italian-American culture is at risk

| April 12, 2015 | 1 Comment

Dominic Candeloro, Ph.D., who has taught and written extensively on the Italian American experience, will discuss “Italian American Culture – At Risk of Being Lost?” at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 16, in the Center for Applied Learning and Technology (CALT) Room 100 at Anne Arundel Community College, 101 College Parkway. The lecture is free and […]

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Anne Arundel Police release info on officer who was shot this morning

Anne Arundel Police release info on officer who was shot this morning

| April 10, 2015 | 1 Comment

On April 10, 2015 at approximately 2:20 a.m. officers from the Eastern District responded to the area of 720 College Parkway East to assist an officer who was checking a suspicious person. The officer was not responding to his radio. Upon their arrival, an officer located an Anne Arundel County Police Officer several hundred feet […]

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