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What’s in the Pool? CDC’s report: Poop

What’s in the Pool? CDC’s report: Poop

Public pools are opening in 1 week but swimmers beware! The headlines have blared: “CDC RELEASES ANNUAL POOP IN THE POOL REPORT AND IT’S GROSS: 80 PERCENT INSPECTED HAD A VIOLATION” (this one from Newsweek). Read more to find out what you need to know about your pool. The CDC published a report this week […]

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Pesticides Tied to Increase Risk of ALS

Pesticides Tied to Increase Risk of ALS

In a new report published in JAMA, pesticides have been linked to ALS (also known as Lou Gehrig’s Disease). ALS, many readers will recall,  is the fatal neurological disease which spawned the “Ice Bucket Challenge” Facebook event a few years back. “We are identifying these toxic, persistent, environmental pollutants in higher amounts in ALS patients […]

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Medical Mistakes 3rd Leading Cause of Death in US

Medical Mistakes 3rd Leading Cause of Death in US

Medical mistakes are the 3rd leading cause of death in the US killing between 250,000 to 440,000 people per year, placing it only behind heart disease and all cancers as a cause of death. According to this latest study of hospital errors published this week in BMJ by Johns Hopkins Surgeon Dr. Martin Makary 251,454 deaths occur each […]

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Maryland Zika Awareness Week

Maryland Zika Awareness Week

| April 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

Maryland Zika Awareness Week Governor Larry Hogan has declared this week “Zika Awareness Week” in Maryland. The CDC recently reported that the Zika virus “is scarier than we initially thought.” Thirty US states are now considered at risk, including Maryland and Washington, DC area is ranked #16 of the 30 cities with the highest risk of Zika. Read […]

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How to Choose an Urgent Care

How to Choose an Urgent Care

You are sick and your doctor can’t fit you in: How do you choose an urgent care?  In a recent poll conducted by NPR, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, most people reported going to urgent care because they believe it is more convenient and takes less […]

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Chesapeake Life Center offering grief support classes for children

Chesapeake Life Center offering grief support classes for children

| September 15, 2015 | 1 Comment

Chesapeake Life Center is offering a variety of grief support groups for children and youth this fall at its 90 Ritchie Highway, Pasadena, MD location: Support Groups ·         New this year Pebbles is a monthly play-based support group for 4 and 5 year olds who have experienced the death of a special person.  Saturdays from […]

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AACC hosts Marty Knepp Memorial Concert June 20th

AACC hosts Marty Knepp Memorial Concert June 20th

| June 18, 2015 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel Community College will host a Marty Knepp Memorial Concert on Saturday, June 20, beginning at 7:30 p.m. in the Robert E. Kauffman Theater in the Pascal Center for Performing Arts on the Arnold campus, 101 College Parkway. “Marty was a highly esteemed colleague and teacher at AACC, as well as being much loved […]

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AACC math professor recognized for education excellence

AACC math professor recognized for education excellence

| June 14, 2015 | 1 Comment

Robyn a. Toman, professor of mathematics at Anne Arundel Community College, recently received an Education Excellence Award from the Northern Anne Arundel County Chamber of Commerce in recognition of her work in redesigning pre-college math curriculum that benefits both AACC students and students at two high schools in the Anne Arundel County Public Schools system. […]

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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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Every step counts. Bello Machre’s new 5K run

Every step counts. Bello Machre’s new 5K run

| May 17, 2015 | 1 Comment

Bello Machre proudly announces that it has added a new 5K Run to its ever popular Every Step Counts Walk and Bike Fundraiser to benefit people with developmental disabilities.  The Every Step Counts event will be held Saturday, June 13, 2015 at Anne Arundel Community College in Arnold, Maryland.  Dr. Robert T. Ireland, President and […]

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Register now for spring and summer classes at AACC

Register now for spring and summer classes at AACC

| March 21, 2015 | 1 Comment

Whether you are a current college student pursuing a degree, a high school student preparing for a summer job or college next fall, a professional seeking more expertise in your field or someone who is curious about a particular topic, you can find plenty of options at Anne Arundel Community College with the eight-week spring […]

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AACC encourages employers to sign up for April job fair

AACC encourages employers to sign up for April job fair

| January 23, 2015 | 1 Comment

Employers planning to hire workers this spring or summer should sign up now to have a booth at Anne Arundel Community College’s Spring Job Fair from noon-4 p.m. April 16, in the David S. Jenkins Gymnasium on AACC’s Arnold campus, 101 College Parkway. The fair is open to jobseekers in the Maryland-Washington, D.C. Metro area […]

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Free Child Care and Preschool fair scheduled for January 24th

Free Child Care and Preschool fair scheduled for January 24th

| January 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Anne Arundel County Child Care Association is having a free Child Care and Preschool Fair for parents of young children on Saturday, January 24th from 9am to 12pm. There will be more than 25 preschool and childcare programs sharing information about their programs at the fair. There will also be 3 informational mini-sessions on […]

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Fire destroys Annapolis waterfront estate ( Additional Photos)

Fire destroys Annapolis waterfront estate ( Additional Photos)

| October 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

The home of an Annapolis attorney and retired American Martial Arts champion John Critzos II was destroyed last night when lightning struck the waterfront home off Ridout Creek in the Whitehall section of Annapolis.  See original story. All photos © 2014 Glenn A. Miller Photography / Glenn Miller for Eye On Annapolis

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Free Tai Chi workshop offered by Jing Ying

Free Tai Chi workshop offered by Jing Ying

| September 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

Jing Ying Institute is pleased to offer the following free event: Free Tai Chi/Qigong Workshop Thursday, September 25, 7:00-8:30pm Location: Jing Ying Institute of Kung Fu & Tai Chi 1195 Baltimore Annapolis Blvd #6 Arnold MD 21012 Registration: JingYing.org or 410-431-5200 Often called “meditation in motion,” Tai Chi is a low-impact form of mind-body exercise. […]

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Peer Learning Partnership fosters love for learning

Peer Learning Partnership fosters love for learning

| September 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

Join a group that loves learning for the fun of it! Anne Arundel Community College’s Peer Learning Partnership (PLP) is a community of lifelong learners who meet year-round in an academic setting to create opportunities for intellectual development, personal growth, cultural events and social interaction. Get a preview of the winter 2015 PLP courses at […]

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Law school-lite without the degree at AACC (May 17, 2014)

Law school-lite without the degree at AACC (May 17, 2014)

| May 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

Get help understanding your consumer rights in legal situations at the free “Law School for the Public” at Anne Arundel Community College from 8:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. Saturday, May 17, in the Careers Center building Room 200 on the Arnold campus, 101 College Parkway. Presented by the Anne Arundel Bar Association and the Legal […]

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Relay for life Arnold/Annapolis (May 17, 2014)

Relay for life Arnold/Annapolis (May 17, 2014)

| April 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

Living an area where the word “cancer” is heard much too often, Relay For Life Arnold/Annapolis is a fun-filled overnight event designed to celebrate survivorship and raise money for research and programs of your American Cancer Society. During the event, teams of people gather at Anne Arundel Community College and take turns walking or running laps. […]

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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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Science magic at AACC

Science magic at AACC

| April 21, 2014 | 1 Comment

Behold the Magic at AACC’s Spring Science Night Prepare to see amazing feats before your very eyes. Is it magic? Not really. It’s science and Anne Arundel Community College science faculty members are staging Spring Science Night 2014 on April 23 to show young and old how much fun science can be. The public can […]

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Shauna Gunter of Arnold indicted by Federal authorities

Shauna Gunter of Arnold indicted by Federal authorities

| April 4, 2014 | 1 Comment

Shauna Gunter had been in some trouble locally. She was accused of working as a Physician’s Assistant with stolen credentials and stealing from her employer. ABC2‘s Joce Sterman initially reported on the story in conjunction with Eye On Annapolis back in October and now she is updating it via twitter. Gunter, of Arnold has been indicted […]

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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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