Tag: Anne Arundel County

3 rescued from Harbor House apartment fire in Annapolis

3 rescued from Harbor House apartment fire in Annapolis

| October 18, 2014 | 2 Comments

On Saturday, October 18, 2014, at 0248 am, Annapolis Fire Department units were dispatched for a reported “Apartment Fire”, in the 1200 block of Madison Street in Eastport. Fire crews arrived in approximately three (3) minutes, and found smoke coming from the 3rd floor of a middle of the group, garden style apartment. Bystanders reported […]

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Lifeline 100 Century Ride and community health fair this weekend

Lifeline 100 Century Ride and community health fair this weekend

| October 14, 2014 | 2 Comments

Anne Arundel County agencies and local nonprofit leaders are pleased to annouce inaugural Anne Arundel Lifeline 100 Century Ride and Making Health Happen Community Health Fair will be held simultaneously at Kinder Farm Park in Millersville on October 19. Both events are made possible through a special partnership between the Anne Arundel County Police Department, […]

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Annapolis Opera names new General Manager

Annapolis Opera names new General Manager

| October 3, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Board of Trustees of the Annapolis Opera Company, now entering its 42nd season bringing live opera to our community, is pleased to announce that Kathy Swekel has been named General Manager of the Company effective September 15, 2014. Ms. Swekel will provide professional leadership to take the organization into the future and match the artistic […]

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Annapolis, Odenton men arrested for attempting to solicit sex from minor

Annapolis, Odenton men arrested for attempting to solicit sex from minor

| October 3, 2014 | 1 Comment

During the week of September 29th, 2014, investigators with the Anne Arundel County Police Department’s Child Abuse Unit began communicating online with individuals who were soliciting young females on the internet for sex. The investigators posed online as a 13-year-old girl. During these communications the suspects solicited the investigators and suggested they meet for a […]

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Hyattsville man arrested in murder of Nicole Burgess

Hyattsville man arrested in murder of Nicole Burgess

| September 29, 2014 | 1 Comment

UPDATE:  Full release from Anne Arundel County Police Department: Since the murder occurred, the Anne Arundel County Police Department’s Homicide Unit has worked diligently to solve the murder of Nicole Burgess. Homicide detectives interviewed countless witnesses and sorted through numerous pieces of evidence. Evidence from the crime scene was pieced together. That was coupled with […]

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Schuh endorsed by County sheriffs

Schuh endorsed by County sheriffs

| September 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

County Executive candidate Steve Schuh has been endorsed by Anne Arundel County’s Sheriff’s Sergeants. “The Anne Arundel County Sheriff’s Sergeants Association is pleased to endorse Mr. Steve Schuh in the November general election for County Executive of Anne Arundel County,” said Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 106 President, Deputy Sgt. Christopher Rhodes. “Our membership is […]

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STEM programs rolling out again for AACPL

STEM programs rolling out again for AACPL

| September 20, 2014 | 2 Comments

Thanks to two generous grants from the Community Foundation of Anne Arundel County, the Anne Arundel County Public Library (AACPL) will once again be able to present an exciting series of STEM events across all 15 of its libraries this fall. In its second year, the fall STEM [Science, Technology, Mathematics, Engineering] initiative will include […]

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Tom Andrews, City Manager nominee responds to controversy

Tom Andrews, City Manager nominee responds to controversy

| September 18, 2014 | 2 Comments

After our article published yesterday, the Mayor’s office asked us to contact Tom Andrews to allow him to explain the circumstances surrounding the racial discrimination suit in Georgia and the ethics investigation in Anne Arundel County. In a nutshell, Andrews says that the jury and the judge got it wrong. In terms of background, a […]

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Pantelides nominates controversial City Manager

Pantelides nominates controversial City Manager

| September 18, 2014 | 9 Comments

UPDATE: Eye On Annapolis spoke to Tom Andrews this evening and he offered his explanation of the circumstances surrounding the lawsuit in Georgia. You can read that information here.  NOTE:  Some of the dates in the original article were inaccurate and some areas needed clarification.  To make it clear, we will be striking out incorrect info […]

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County cops endorse Johnson for County Executive

County cops endorse Johnson for County Executive

| September 14, 2014 | 2 Comments

The Anne Arundel County Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 70 last night endorsed George Johnson, Democratic Candidate for Anne Arundel County Executive. “This endorsement was very personal for me. To have the support of the men and women who put there lives on the line daily for the citizens of Anne Arundel County means a […]

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Feed Annapolis run this weekend

Feed Annapolis run this weekend

| September 9, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Feed Annapolis 5-Miler and 2-Mile Fun Run/Walk is a volunteer driven race where participants walk, run, and most importantly, pack meals to help families in Annapolis. The Feed Annapolis race has tripled in size from 2012 to 2013 and there are high hopes for the 2014 race. The goal is to have over 1000 people […]

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AAACCVB going all out to bring business to Annapolis and Anne Arundel

AAACCVB going all out to bring business to Annapolis and Anne Arundel

| September 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Members of the Annapolis & Anne Arundel County Conference and Visitors Bureau’s (AAACCVB) sales team are gearing up to play a high profile role in two national meetings and sports planner conferences. HSMAI’s MEET The AAACCVB is co-sponsoring the Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association International’s (HSMAI) 2014 MEET Conference at the Omni Shoreham Hotel in […]

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Chemically assisted suicide in Glen Burnie

Chemically assisted suicide in Glen Burnie

| September 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

FINAL UPDATE:  The deceased has been identified as Mathew Ross Eitel of Glen Burnie. The cause of death has been determined by OCME to be suicide by Hydrogen Sulfide poisoning. Hydrogen Sulfide poisoning was a result of intentional mixing of common household cleaners. (Note: an earlier version of this article identified the victim as Matthew Russell […]

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Severn man charged with solicitation of minor

Severn man charged with solicitation of minor

| September 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

During the month of August 2014, an investigator with the Anne Arundel County Police Department’s Child Abuse Unit began communicating online with an individual who was soliciting young females on the internet for sex. The investigator was posing online as a 13-year-old girl. During these communications the suspect solicited the investigator for this purpose and […]

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Popeye’s employee arrested, charged with murder of co-worker

Popeye’s employee arrested, charged with murder of co-worker

| September 2, 2014 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel County Police have arrested a co-worker in the slaying of a Popeye’s employee in Brooklyn Park. The investigation into this incident has resulted in the arrest of Moises Gomez-Castillo, a 26 year old male from Brooklyn, Maryland.  Gomez-Castillo was an employee of the Popeye’s Louisiana Kitchen where this incident occurred.  Gomez-Castillo has been […]

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Arundel Police Chief denounces FOP contribution to Ferguson officer’s fund

Arundel Police Chief denounces FOP contribution to Ferguson officer’s fund

| August 22, 2014 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel County Police Chief Kevin Davis has issued a statement on the sizable contribution that the County’s Fraternal order of Police made to the legal defense fund of the officer who shot and killed Michael Brown in Ferguson, MO. As Chief of Police, I am receiving requests to respond to the Fraternal Order of […]

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Edgewater woman gets new home courtesy of Habitat for Humanity

Edgewater woman gets new home courtesy of Habitat for Humanity

| August 16, 2014 | 1 Comment

Representatives of the board, staff and partner organizations of Habitat for Humanity of the Chesapeake dedicated a completed home on Oak Lane in Edgewater to Sherri Green. For nearly 100 years, generations of Sherri’s family have lived along the tree-lined street Oak Lane. Sherri’s great-grandfather Samuel Harris purchased land for his family from the Joint […]

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Police investigating murder near Fort Meade

Police investigating murder near Fort Meade

| August 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel County Police received a call about 130am this morning for a homicide at the Exxon gas station located at Ridge Road and Route 175 in Hanover. They have confirmed that one person is deceased and have not released any further information. While this area may be considered Hanover, many people consider it to […]

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Bogus utility employee robs Linthicum woman

Bogus utility employee robs Linthicum woman

| August 2, 2014 | 1 Comment

On August 1, 2014 at approximately 10:47 a.m., officers from the Northern District responded to the 200 block of Hammonds Ferry Road in Linthicum for a reported Check Subject call. Upon arrival, officers met with the victim, who advised she was approached by a Hispanic male. The male advised that he worked for a local […]

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County proposes 2 options for closed health care center

County proposes 2 options for closed health care center

| July 28, 2014 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel County, the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, Chase Brexton Health Care and Family Health Centers of Baltimore  jointly announced two major efforts to serve people affected by the closure of People’s Community Health Centers – the opening of a temporary health clinic in Glen Burnie and a new transportation service to […]

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Police warn local businesses of pre-planted bombs

Police warn local businesses of pre-planted bombs

| July 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

The City’s Main Streets Annapolis Partnership issued a frightening warning to local businesses in this morning’s email.   From Anne Arundel County Police: Commercial businesses across the country have been plagued by threats of pre-planted bombs being in their businesses. In the last 18 months, Anne Arundel County has seen approximately six of these incidents. The callers […]

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Man convicted of child abuse, rape of child in 1997 Glen Burnie rape

Man convicted of child abuse, rape of child in 1997 Glen Burnie rape

| July 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

After less than an hour of deliberation, an Anne Arundel County jury on Friday found 62-year-old James Lawyer Sr. guilty of Child Abuse, two counts of Second-Degree Sex Offense, three counts of Third-Degree Sex Offense and Second-Degree Rape of a young girl in Glen Burnie, State’s Attorney Anne Colt Leitess announced. The incidents of abuse […]

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