Tag: Baltimore

Tecla K-9 Academy to hold grand opening

Tecla K-9 Academy to hold grand opening

| July 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

Tecla’s K-9 Academy will host their long-awaited grand opening party at their new, spacious Elkridge facility on Saturday, August 2, 2014. To mark the special occasion, Tecla Walton and her team have lined up a feature-packed event that is sure to be a crowd pleaser. Leashed and vaccinated dogs are welcome to attend the grand […]

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Ravens pep rally gears up for Monday’s practice

Ravens pep rally gears up for Monday’s practice

| July 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Baltimore Ravens cheerleaders and Poe, the team’s mascot descended on City Dock in Annapolis this morning to celebrate Ravens Day in Annapolis.  Mayor Pantelides presented a proclamation naming July 31, 2014 Ravens Day in Annapolis. The cheerleaders and Poe remained on hand for a little to sign autographs and pose for pictures. All images © […]

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Pride of Baltimore coming to CBMM in August

Pride of Baltimore coming to CBMM in August

| July 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

The tall ship Pride of Baltimore II arrives at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, MD on Wednesday, August 6 and remains dockside along CBMM’s campus through August 10, with deck tours offered daily. The replica schooner will be available for guided deck tours from 3-6 p.m. on August 6, and from 9 […]

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Reminder: Ravens practice in Annapolis on Monday

Reminder: Ravens practice in Annapolis on Monday

| July 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Baltimore Ravens will be coming in to Annapolis  for a practice at the Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium on Monday, August 4, 2014. When: Monday, Aug. 4 Practice Start Time: 7 p.m. Gates Open:  5:30 p.m. Parking:  Lots open at 4 p.m. and are available for cold tailgating. $10 for cars and $25 for buses Parking may be […]

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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 | 0 Comments

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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DiVenti promoted to CMO at VisitAnnapolis

DiVenti promoted to CMO at VisitAnnapolis

| July 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis & Anne Arundel County Conference and Visitors Bureau (AAACCVB) kicked off fiscal year 2015 this month with organizational changes designed to heighten the effectiveness and reach of its marketing efforts. AAACCVB Advertising and Promotions Director Frank DiVenti has been promoted to Chief Marketing Officer, overseeing the organization’s sales, marketing and communications teams. AAACCVB […]

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Woman indicted in near-fatal bike accident last month

Woman indicted in near-fatal bike accident last month

| July 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

State’s Attorney Anne Colt Leitess announced today that 54-year-old Robin Vera Colbert was indicted on 11 counts in a near-fatal collision with two bicyclists near Annapolis last month. Colbert, of Annapolis, is charged with two counts of Second-Degree Assault, Causing a Life-Threatening Injury While Under the Influence of Alcohol, Causing a Life-Threatening Injury While Impaired […]

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Tiny House about to debut at Key School

Tiny House about to debut at Key School

| July 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

From July 7th – 28th this summer, 50+ middle and high school students from Annapolis, Baltimore and surrounding areas will join forces with military veterans, building experts, educators and the sustainability leaders from SustainaFest to take on the unique and exciting challenge of building a mobile hi-tech, hyper-efficient and sustainable “Tiny House”. This 210 square […]

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Two men shot in Annapolis’ Robinwood community

Two men shot in Annapolis’ Robinwood community

| July 11, 2014 | 1 Comment

On July 11th at 5:05pm officers responded to the 1300 block of Tyler Avenue for a report of a shooting.  When they arrived they located Reginald Butler, 25, and Reno Green, 24, both of Annapolis.  Each was suffering from gun shot wounds. Butler and Green were in a vehicle when they got in an argument […]

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Man possibly drowns in pond at Arundel Mills Mall

Man possibly drowns in pond at Arundel Mills Mall

| July 7, 2014 | 1 Comment

UPDATE:   Firefighters and paramedics responding to the report of a subject in the water were informed by mall security that they had witnessed an adult male enter a three acre sediment pond and not surface. When immediate efforts by firefighters to locate the subject were unsuccessful, divers were placed into the water. The body of […]

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The Crapemyrtles are coming to Homestead Gardens

The Crapemyrtles are coming to Homestead Gardens

| July 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

Homestead Gardens customers have been racking up the savings since April and now it’s time to cash in their Myrtle Money! Despite the name, Homestead Gardens’ annual Crapemyrtle Festival isn’t just about Crapemyrtles. Sure, NOW is the time for planting these gorgeous flowering trees, and sure, Homestead’s nursery yards will be filled to the brim […]

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Woman carjacked at knifepoint in Laurel

Woman carjacked at knifepoint in Laurel

| July 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

On 7/6/14 at approximately 12:54am, officers from Western District responded to the area of the Walmart located at 3549 Russett Green East in Laurel in reference to a carjacking.  The 48yr old victim (from Baltimore) reported that her vehicle was just stolen.  The suspect approached her, pulled out a large kitchen knife, and threatened the […]

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Children’s Fest at Pier Six

Children’s Fest at Pier Six

| July 1, 2014 | 1 Comment

Chessie Jam – a Children’s Music Festival – at Pier Six Pavilion in Baltimore, Maryland on Saturday, October 4th, 2014 will feature performances by Milkshake, Recess Monkey, Father Goose, Biz Markie from Yo Gabba Gabba and Justin Roberts. In addition to the national touring artists, Chessie Jam will have other fun and interactive activities for […]

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Phillips Seafood celebrating 100 years

Phillips Seafood celebrating 100 years

| June 28, 2014 | 1 Comment

Not many companies can boast being in business for 100 years, but in 2014, Phillips Seafood celebrates their 100th Anniversary. From their humble beginnings as simple watermen working on the Chesapeake Bay, Phillips Seafood has grown into an international seafood company. Now through Labor Day, Phillips Seafood will be celebrating this Century of Seafood milestone […]

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Maryland, EPA, Chesapeake Bay Trust provide $3.7 million in grants

Maryland, EPA, Chesapeake Bay Trust provide $3.7 million in grants

| June 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Today the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR), and the Chesapeake Bay Trust announced more than $3.7 million in grants to be provided to 34 organizations through the Green Streets, Green Towns, Green Jobs Initiative (G3). This program was created in 2011 to advance watershed protection and economic vitality […]

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Meet the artist at Aloft BWI

Meet the artist at Aloft BWI

| June 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Aloft BWI hotel and The Chesapeake Arts Center is holding a Free Meet the Artist Reception featuring an Anne Arundel County Performance and Visual Arts Magnet Student, Ty’Cuon Harris on Thursday, June 26, 2014 from 5:30-7:30 pm at the Aloft BWI Hotel located at 1741 W. Nursery Rd, Linthicum, Maryland, 21090. The Aloft BWI […]

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Tiny house coming to Annapolis

Tiny house coming to Annapolis

| June 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

From July 7th – 28th this summer, 40+ middle and high school students from Annapolis, Baltimore and surrounding areas will join forces with military veterans, building experts, educators and the sustainability leaders from SustainaFest to take on the unique and exciting challenge of building a mobile hi-tech, hyper-efficient and sustainable “Tiny House”. This 210 square […]

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AAWDC earns grant to implement cybersecurity program

AAWDC earns grant to implement cybersecurity program

| June 13, 2014 | 2 Comments

The Anne Arundel Workforce Development Corporation (AAWDC) and Dunbar Armored  announced that the Central Maryland Cyber/IT Consortium has been awarded a two-year $366,000 Employment Advancement Right Now (EARN) Implementation Grant from the Department of Labor and Licensing (DLLR) to implement a business-driven cybersecurity workforce program. The EARN program is a new, state-funded, competitive workforce development […]

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OPINION: While Annapolis sleeps, another business leaves

OPINION: While Annapolis sleeps, another business leaves

| June 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

On Monday, The Capital reported that the Maryland Automobile Insurance Fund (MAIF) would leave their longtime headquarters for smaller space in Baltimore City. Apparently this was surprise to everyone in Annapolis, but a poorly kept secret outside the City. According to The Capital MAIF discussed a possible move with the Anne Arundel County Economic Development […]

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Baysox grab opener in Portland

Baysox grab opener in Portland

| June 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

With scheduled starter Tim Berry headed to Baltimore the Baysox turned to an effort from their bullpen. They got a strong outing from starter Jason Gurka and three relievers and held off a late rally from Portland in a 6-4 series opening win Friday night. Gurka was solid, allowing only two unearned runs in 4 […]

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Body found in shallow waters in Brooklyn Park

Body found in shallow waters in Brooklyn Park

| June 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

Maryland State Police are investigating the death of a man whose body was found in shallow water in Patapsco Valley State Park this afternoon. A positive identification of the man has not yet been made. The man was found in about two feet of water and pronounced dead at the scene. At about 1:30 p.m. […]

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Pair arrested for  impersonating a charity in Glen Burnie

Pair arrested for impersonating a charity in Glen Burnie

| May 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

On May 30, 2014 at approximately 6:45 p.m., officers responded to the parking lot of the Giant Foods in the 7900 block of Crain Highway Glen Burnie, MD for a report of a suspicious person. Upon their arrival, they met with the reporting person who was concerned about a recent donation he just made to […]

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