Tag: Anne Arundel

Anne Arundel’s Lifeline 100 Century Ride (October 19, 2014)

Anne Arundel’s Lifeline 100 Century Ride (October 19, 2014)

| April 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

Earlier this month, a number of Anne Arundel County agencies and local non-profit leaders announced the first ever Anne Arundel Lifeline 100 Century Ride.  In addition to the ride, the County will host the Making Health Happen Community Health Fair at Kinder Farm Park in Millersville on October 19. Both events are made possible through […]

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Art show demonstrates students’ range at AACC (April 7-24, 2014)

Art show demonstrates students’ range at AACC (April 7-24, 2014)

| April 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

See the wealth of creative artistic potential at Anne Arundel Community College’s Annual Student Art Show, ending on April 24 at the Cade Center for Fine Arts Gallery on the Arnold campus. Nate Larson, photographer and professor at Maryland Institute College of Art, selected over 80 artworks for inclusion in the show from the more than […]

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Police bust three in Edgewater and Glen Burnie drug investigations

Police bust three in Edgewater and Glen Burnie drug investigations

| April 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel County Police have made two drug busts in the past two days resulting in seizure of firearms, heroin, marijuana, and cash. Edgewater Over the past month, Southern TNT Detectives have been investigating a suspect at 1600 block of Arundel Road in Edgewater for distribution of marijuana. Subsequent to this investigation, detectives obtained a search […]

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Meet our area leaders at Leadership Anne Arundel reception (April 30, 2014)

Meet our area leaders at Leadership Anne Arundel reception (April 30, 2014)

| April 20, 2014 | 1 Comment

The nonprofit Leadership Anne Arundel is hosting a reception to meet and honor the area’s newest leaders. Anne Arundel County Public Schools Superintendent Mamie Perkins Fort Meade Garrison Commander Col. Brian P. Foley Navy Cyber Command Vice Admiral Jan E. Tighe Annapolis Mayor Mike Pantelides Anne Arundel County Police Chief Kevin Davis Anne Arundel County […]

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Neuman releases campaign platform

Neuman releases campaign platform

| April 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

County Executive Laura Neuman has released her campaign platform, Vision for Advancing Anne Arundel, outlining a growth path for Anne Arundel families, businesses and communities. “In my first year in office, we turned around a county shaken by scandal, making the government more open and responsive, and strengthening the local economy, including improving the county’s economic […]

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County partners with Howard County for regional transit

County partners with Howard County for regional transit

| April 8, 2014 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel County Executive Laura Neuman has announced that the County will partner with Howard County to form a Regional Transportation Agency (RTA) that will result in a more cost effective and efficient system that better serves public transit commuters. “I am very excited about this partnership with Howard County and the benefits that the […]

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That’s a lot of crabs! Rotary announces grants.

That’s a lot of crabs! Rotary announces grants.

| April 7, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Rotary Club of Annapolis has announced grants totaling $71,200 from the net proceeds of the August 2013 World’s Largest Crab Feast. The club received requests from 72 non-profits for nearly $186,000. It was able to fund 38 of the requests, says Elaine Shanley, past club president and grants committee chairman, of Annapolis. Most of […]

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Expected $2.4 Million ‘Signing Bonus’ For Chosen AACPS Superintendent

Expected $2.4 Million ‘Signing Bonus’ For Chosen AACPS Superintendent

| April 6, 2014

The Anne Arundel County Board of Education is currently conducting a search for the next superintendent to replace interim Superintendent Mamie Perkins.  As has been widely reported, the three finalists are George Arlotto, Maureen McMahon, and Francisco Duran.  The Board plans to appoint the next superintendent at its April 23, 2014 meeting. Two of 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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Mayor Pantelides honors K&B True Value on 40th anniversary

Mayor Pantelides honors K&B True Value on 40th anniversary

| March 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

On Saturday, K&B True Value celebrated 40 years of service to the community.  The open house was a celebration of being a valued member of the community and featured a partnership with the Anne Arundel County SPCA. The event featured food, games, demonstrations of new products and plenty of sale items. Annapolis Mayor Mike Pantelides […]

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8 veterans complete Project Opportunity

8 veterans complete Project Opportunity

| March 29, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Anne Arundel Workforce Development Corporation (AAWDC)  announced that eight veterans have successfully completed the Project Opportunity training program and graduated in a ceremony at the Youth Employment Center in Glen Burnie on Tuesday, March 18. The graduates are: Howard Biddle, Janeen Birkhead, Patricia Buckley, Greg Coster, Chuck Davis, Regina Gillens, Jason Harris and Emma […]

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New Opportunities In Construction program for Anne Arundel County

New Opportunities In Construction program for Anne Arundel County

| March 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Anne Arundel County Office of Central Services, in conjunction with the county Department of Public Works, Anne Arundel Economic Development Corporation and the Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) Committee, will host New Opportunities in Construction on Tuesday, April 15 from 4-6 p.m., at the Central Sanitation Facility Complex, 445 Maxwell Frye Road in Millersville. This outreach event targets […]

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Meet the press scheduled for April 7th and 14th

Meet the press scheduled for April 7th and 14th

| March 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Media people are impossible to pitch a story idea to. True? Or, is that an urban myth? What’s the best way to contact them? What kinds of story ideas interest the media? To find out, save your choice of dates for a unique, Annapolis-area version of Meet the Press. The 2014 edition of P.R. Bazaar […]

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Waugh Chapel developers establish $1M fund with Community Foundation

Waugh Chapel developers establish $1M fund with Community Foundation

| March 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Greenberg Gibbons and Reliable Contracting, the developers of Waugh Chapel Towne Centre, recently launched a $1 million fund at the Community Foundation of Anne Arundel County. This charitable fund, called the Greenberg Gibbons/Reliable Foundation, was created to give back to the community in a meaningful way. The Greenberg Gibbons/Reliable Foundation has already made $550,000 in […]

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Fire department releases info on fatal Deale fire

Fire department releases info on fatal Deale fire

| March 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Just after 1 a.m. this morning, Anne Arundel County firefighters were dispatched to a reported dwelling fire in the 600 block of East Marshall Avenue in the Deale area of Anne Arundel County.  The fire was called into 911 by neighbors who were unsure if anyone was trapped in the home. The first unit to […]

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Pasadena worker killed in fall from water tower

Pasadena worker killed in fall from water tower

| March 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Just before 2:30 p.m. today, the Anne Arundel County Fire Department was alerted to an incident that had occurred at the water tower located behind the Eastern District Police Station and Jacobsville Fire Station located 3700 Mountain Road in Pasadena. Upon arriving at the scene, fire personnel found a 21 year-old male unconscious and unresponsive […]

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April is healthy Anne Arundel Month

April is healthy Anne Arundel Month

| March 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Healthy Anne Arundel Month (April 2014), sponsored by the Healthy Anne Arundel Coalition, is a special time to motivate County residents to take steps toward better health. Through community collaborations, a variety of County events will be implemented in April to bring awareness to the Coalition’s priority areas — obesity prevention and the management of […]

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Girls on the Run founder to speak in Annapolis

Girls on the Run founder to speak in Annapolis

| March 16, 2014 | 1 Comment

“The power of the invisible, the unseen, the challenge of being human.” Molly Barker, Founder of Girls on the Run, is coming to Annapolis on March 19th to share her story about starting an organization that has now helped more than 100,000 girls in North America. This 7thAnnual Women’s Leadership Event, co-sponsored by Anne Arundel Women […]

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Severna Park resident, Wes Adams, running for State’s Attorney

Severna Park resident, Wes Adams, running for State’s Attorney

| March 3, 2014 | 1 Comment

Wes Adams filed paperwork late last month to be an official candidate for the open State’s Attorney’s seat in Anne Arundel County. The current State’s Attorney was appointed by the Anne Arundel County Circuit Court to fill out the term of longtime State’s Attorney Frank Weathersbee, who resigned last year to take a position in […]

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Anne Arundel Snowstorm Titan (Live Blog)

Anne Arundel Snowstorm Titan (Live Blog)

| March 2, 2014 | 2 Comments

[liveblog]  March 2, 2014 9:14PM Since this storm seems like it will be a big one with a lot of snow and ice (and the power failures, ice accumulations, etc to go along with it) we will be live blogging events here. There is no need to refresh your browser as updates will appear at […]

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Police identify body found in Annapolis park

Police identify body found in Annapolis park

| March 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

On Friday, February 28, 2014 at approximately 12:19 p.m., officers from the Southern District responded to the Bestgate Recreation Park located in the 700 block of Bestgate Road, Annapolis Maryland for an unattended death.  A citizen walking their dog discovered the deceased body of a white female lying in a ravine behind a sediment pond. […]

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Roundz joins West County Restaurant Week

Roundz joins West County Restaurant Week

| February 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Stepping forward to showcase the wealth of the West County dining scene, Roundz Gourmet joins a group of area restaurants for the first-ever West County Restaurant week March 3-9. The week-long event, sponsored by the West County Chamber of Commerce, features a group of restaurants offering special reduced pricing for meals to encourage residents to […]

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