Tag: Anne Arundel County

BEWARE: July 4th weekend is deadliest driving weekend of the year

BEWARE: July 4th weekend is deadliest driving weekend of the year

| June 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

According to data from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, during the July 4th holiday period between 2009 -2013, 750 people lost their lives in drunk driving crashes involving drivers with a blood alcohol concentration (BAC) of .08 or higher. As always, do not drink and drive. In the most recent year that we have […]

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Navy Football Fan Fest scheduled for August 8th

Navy Football Fan Fest scheduled for August 8th

| June 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

Navy fans are invited to the 2015 Navy Football Fan Fest/Media Day on Saturday, August 8 from 10 a.m.-12 noon at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium. Navy players will sign autographs on the blue side (press box side) concourse from 10:00-11:00 AM., before moving down to the field to interact with the fans on the field. Fan Fest activities will include interactive inflatable games, giveaways and live music. The first 250 […]

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AAACCVB lays out July events in Anne Arundel County

AAACCVB lays out July events in Anne Arundel County

| June 28, 2015 | 1 Comment

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 July 2015. To assist individuals who are making advance plans for business or vacation travel, the AAACCVB […]

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Chesapeake Bay Blues Fest a roaring success

Chesapeake Bay Blues Fest a roaring success

| June 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

Chesapeake Bay Events announced  that the 2015 Chesapeake Bay Blues Festival was a huge success. After holding a smaller festival in Southern Maryland in 2014, the Chesapeake Bay Blues Festival (CBBF) returned to Sandy Point State Park in Annapolis, Maryland  in May 2015.  “Not only did we offset a fairly large deficit from 2014, the […]

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Library thrilled with passage of Schuh’s budget

Library thrilled with passage of Schuh’s budget

| June 26, 2015 | 1 Comment

The future of the Anne Arundel County Public Library (AACPL) system looks brighter after a series of actions were taken earlier this month by County Executive Steven. R. Schuh and members of the County Council to improve and protect the county’s libraries. On June 9th, the County Executive and County Councilman Chris Trumbauer announced a compromise […]

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Free diabetes workshop scheduled at AAMC

Free diabetes workshop scheduled at AAMC

| June 26, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Anne Arundel County Department of Aging and Disabilities and the Anne Arundel Medical Center will be partnering to present free Diabetes workshops next month. The workshops will be held in the Belcher Pavilion at the Anne Arundel Medical Center. The “Living Well With Diabetes” workshop is appropriate for participants with Pre-Diabetes, or Type 2 […]

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Schuh’s new budget embraces controlling the heroin epidemic

Schuh’s new budget embraces controlling the heroin epidemic

| June 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Anne Arundel County Council today embraced County  Executive Steve Schuh’s budget plan to address the growing heroin crisis in Anne Arundel County.  “The enacted budget will be making strategic investments in education, health, and public safety to fight this problem from every angle.” said Schuh. “I thank the Council for embracing my budget plan […]

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Andrew Redman joins Glen Burnie’s Weichert Realtors – Platinum Service

Andrew Redman joins Glen Burnie’s Weichert Realtors – Platinum Service

| June 24, 2015 | 1 Comment

Weichert Realtors® – Platinum Service, covering the Baltimore-Washington Metropolitan area, is proud to announce Andrew Redman has joined their office as a real estate agent. Redman is serving property buyers and sellers in Anne Arundel, Eastern Shore, Prince Georges and Montgomery counties. “Andrew is a great addition to our team of real estate specialists,” said […]

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Weitzman president named YWCA TWIN Award recipient

Weitzman president named YWCA TWIN Award recipient

| June 24, 2015 | 1 Comment

Margriet Mitchell, president of Weitzman Agency, was recently presented with the prestigious Tribute to Women and Industry (TWIN) Award from the YWCA of Annapolis and Anne Arundel County. For the past 30 years, the YWCA TWIN Award Program has honored women who exemplify excellence in executive-level positions, demonstrate outstanding leadership qualities, have top-level responsibility for […]

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2 exhibits opening at Annapolis Maritime Museum

2 exhibits opening at Annapolis Maritime Museum

| June 22, 2015 | 1 Comment

For the first time the Annapolis Watercolor Club and the Annapolis Arts Alliance will present a combined show at the Annapolis Maritime Museum from June 25 to July 19.  A joint reception will be held on Sunday June 28 from 3 to 5 p.m.  The Museum is open to the public,Thursday through Sunday, from 11a.m. […]

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County department of aging recognizes co-worker for national conference presentation

County department of aging recognizes co-worker for national conference presentation

| June 21, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Anne Arundel County Department of Aging and Disabilities proudly recognizes Sanya Smith for recently presenting a workshop at the AIRS International Conference in Dallas, Texas, on the future of Information and Referral/Assistance in relation to innovative outreach.    Ms. Smith, along with a team of professionals of the Information & Assistance Program within the Department […]

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10 AACC students complete police academy

10 AACC students complete police academy

| June 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

Ten students were recognized as graduates of Anne Arundel Community College’s Police Entrance-Level Training Academy at a Police Academy Completion Ceremony June 5 at the Arnold campus. Providing the keynote address was Judge Wanda Keyes Heard, associate judge of the Baltimore City Circuit Court, 8th Judicial Circuit. The top academic student, Recruit Officer Graduate Stephen […]

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Overcome math anxiety at AACC

Overcome math anxiety at AACC

| June 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

Don’t let past struggles in a math keep you from pursuing your educational or career goals. Anne Arundel Community College is offering free, two-hour Overcoming Math Anxiety workshops this summer that will give you new approaches and the confidence to succeed in college math courses. The workshop leader will discuss recent research findings in neuroscience […]

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Man found shot multiple times in Annapolis

Man found shot multiple times in Annapolis

| June 18, 2015 | 1 Comment

Police and EMS discovered a 39 year-old man who had been shot multiple times in the parking lot of the 1800 block of Copeland Street in Annapolis. Anne Arundel 1st Alert is reporting that he was initially transported to Anne Arundel Medical Center for treatment but subsequently transferred to shock-trauma due to the severity of […]

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Schuh cuts ribbon on new police station

Schuh cuts ribbon on new police station

| June 16, 2015 | 1 Comment

County Executive Steve Schuh, along with Police Chief Tim Altomare, States Attorney Wes Adams, Councilman Derek Fink and Pete Smith and state officials, cut the ribbon on the Anne Arundel County Police Department’s new Eastern District Police Station in Pasadena this morning. “This $9 million, new Eastern District Police Station will provide a first class […]

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Anne Arundel County Police promotes 4 officers

Anne Arundel County Police promotes 4 officers

| June 16, 2015 | 1 Comment

Chief of Police Timothy J. Altomare has announced the following promotions which took effect on Friday, June 5, 2015 at 10:00 AM. The following individuals will be promoted on June 5, 2015 to the ranks indicated below. Lieutenant Katherine Goodwin #1133, a 21 year veteran of the Anne Arundel County Police Department, will be promoted to the […]

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IAFF donates 120 smoke detectors to Anne Arundel County Fire Department

IAFF donates 120 smoke detectors to Anne Arundel County Fire Department

| June 16, 2015 | 1 Comment

The International Association of Firefighters (IAFF) Local 1563 has made a donation of 120 smoke alarms for distribution by the Anne Arundel County Fire Department. The smoke alarms have the 10 year maintenance free battery as required by state law and will be used to provide smoke alarms in residences that do not have working […]

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Library by mail

Library by mail

| June 14, 2015 | 1 Comment

As May closed out Older Americans Month, the Anne Arundel County Public Library (AACPL) is reminding county residents about a special free service that can benefit homebound customers. AACPL’s Library By Mail program allows county residents who are homebound due to illness, injury or disability to receive library materials via US Mail. The requested books, audio […]

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Schuh gets most of what he wanted from Council in his budget

Schuh gets most of what he wanted from Council in his budget

| June 13, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Anne Arundel County Council today enacted County Executive’s Steve Schuh’s amended budget plan designed to make Anne Arundel County the best place to live, work, and start a business in Maryland. “Our people, our economy and the presence of so many critical assets have brought Anne Arundel County to the verge statewide leadership in […]

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Schuh to chair Bello Macre’s signature event

Schuh to chair Bello Macre’s signature event

| June 12, 2015 | 1 Comment

Bello Machre proudly announces that Steve Schuh will be the Honorary Chair at its Signature Event – Every Step Counts 2015.  With the addition of the new 5K Run to its ever popular Every Step Counts walk / bike fundraiser, it is appropriate that County Executive Schuh attend and present the 5K awards and prizes. […]

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Jury finds Glen Burnie man guilty in 2014 attempted murder case

Jury finds Glen Burnie man guilty in 2014 attempted murder case

| June 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel County State’s Attorney Wes Adams announced today announced that 23-year-old Ronnie Rashid Downs was found guilty by and Anne Arundel County jury today of attempted second degree murder in the double shooting of 26-year-old Reginald Butler and 25-year-old Reno Green, as well as first and second degree assault, reckless endangerment, use of a […]

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Katcef Brothers partners with Food Link to fight hunger with CANnapolis

Katcef Brothers partners with Food Link to fight hunger with CANnapolis

| June 11, 2015 | 1 Comment

CANnapolis (“Because we CAN make a difference!”) is a summer-long canned food drive, providing area restaurants and liquor stores an opportunity to support Food Link, Anne Arundel County neighbors helping neighbors, in the fight against hunger. Last year, CANnapolis raised over 2200 pounds of food and served over 400 meals to local Marylanders. Today Katcef […]

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