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Earn boater safety certificates in St. Michael’s  May 20-21

Earn boater safety certificates in St. Michael’s May 20-21

| May 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

Maryland DNR-approved Boater Safety courses are taking place at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum on May 20-21, June 10-11, July 15-16 and August 12-13. All ages can participate, with pre-registration needed. The two-evening courses takes place from 6-10 pm., with participants able to receive a Maryland Boating Safety Education Certificate, which is required for anyone […]

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Southwest Airlines begins service to Costa Rica from BWI

Southwest Airlines begins service to Costa Rica from BWI

| May 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

Southwest Airlines announced today that it plans to add international air service between Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport and Liberia, Costa Rica.  The new weekly nonstop flights between the two markets would begin on November 7, 2015.  The service would be the second route offered by Southwest between BWI Marshall and Costa Rica.  “As Southwest […]

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Annapolis Police offer HQ for safe transactions originating online

Annapolis Police offer HQ for safe transactions originating online

| May 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

In a proactive effort to safeguard our citizens, the Annapolis Police Department is welcoming the public to our department to close their online transactions in a safer way.  Online sites, like Craigslist or online yard sales, require some transactions to be conducted in person.  Transaction Safe Place offers our department’s parking lot and lobby to […]

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Annapolis Memorial Day Parade scheduled for May 25th

Annapolis Memorial Day Parade scheduled for May 25th

| May 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides announces the Annapolis Memorial Day Parade will be held on Monday, May 25 at 10 a.m.   The parade follows the traditional route on West Street, goes around Church Circle, down Main Street, and ends at City Dock.  Immediately following the parade will be the annual wreath laying ceremony at Susan Campbell Park. This […]

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Annapolis in Bloom celebrates partners and supporters

Annapolis in Bloom celebrates partners and supporters

| May 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

Several members of the Annapolis City Council and MainStreets Annapolis Partnership (MAP) President Steve Samaras celebrated the launch of Annapolis in Bloom program on Tuesday, May 19 at 9:30 a.m. at the foot of Main Street. Now in its 17th year, the downtown flower program remains the signature beautification project, bringing 136 flowering baskets and 50 […]

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Follow AACC students’ visual arts journeys at Quiet Waters exhibit

Follow AACC students’ visual arts journeys at Quiet Waters exhibit

| May 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

Artworks by current and former art students at Anne Arundel Community College will be showcased May 20-July 5, in a special, off-site exhibit in the Galleries at Quiet Waters Park off Hillsmere Road in Annapolis. “Drawn from AACC: Visual Journeys” is curated by Donna T. Hepner, associate professor of visual arts at AACC, and silver-and-gold-leaf […]

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American Pharoah wins 140th running of Preakness Stakes, party continues in Infield with Armin van Buuren and Childish Gambino (PHOTOS)

American Pharoah wins 140th running of Preakness Stakes, party continues in Infield with Armin van Buuren and Childish Gambino (PHOTOS)

| May 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

Childish Gambino, Armin van Buuren and American Pharoah all came out on top in the 140th running of the Preakness Stakes, the second jewel in the Triple Crown series of races. Just before post time, the skies opened up and a the event was flooded with a deluge of rain. But that did not stop the […]

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Annapolis Symphony’s music van on the move

Annapolis Symphony’s music van on the move

| May 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

Beginning last week the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra’s Music Van will be on the road to provide musical instrument demonstrations for second and third graders at 14 elementary schools in Anne Arundel County.  The Music Van is an essential part of the ASO’s Education and Outreach program that starts with Education Concerts for second graders and continues […]

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Big inning snaps Baysox losing streak

Big inning snaps Baysox losing streak

| May 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Baysox had to wait through a one hour and 40 minute rain delay before they could snap their season-high five game winning streak with an 8-4 comeback win over the Richmond Flying Squirrels Saturday night. Trailing 4-0 after the second inning, the Baysox tied the game in the bottom of the sixth inning and […]

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Baysox lose season-high fifth straight game

Baysox lose season-high fifth straight game

| May 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Baysox fell behind early and never recovered in an 8-4 loss to Richmond Friday night. The loss was the team’s season-high fifth in a row. Errors were again a problem as the Baysox committed two that led to a pair of unearned runs. Richmond jumped on Baysox starter Dylan Bundy early, scoring three runs […]

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Man shot to death in Laurel, police still searching for suspect

Man shot to death in Laurel, police still searching for suspect

| May 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

On Tuesday, May 12, 2015 at approximately 8:26 p.m., the Anne Arundel County Police Department responded to the 3400 block of Sudlersville South in Laurel for a report of a shooting. Upon arrival, officers located an adult male lying on the ground suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. The shooting victim was transported to Laurel Regional […]

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Watermark helps out AFD and AACoFD with marine training

Watermark helps out AFD and AACoFD with marine training

| May 12, 2015 | 1 Comment

Watermark recently hosted around 100 Annapolis City and Anne Arundel County Firefighters and Paramedics on board their vessels for marine training exercises. The exercises, four in total conducted on three different Watermark vessels, allowed firefighters and paramedics to familiarize themselves and prepare response protocols in the event of a fire, medical or other emergency on […]

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Former AACC standout midfielder to be inducted to hall of fame

Former AACC standout midfielder to be inducted to hall of fame

| May 11, 2015 | 1 Comment

Maurice “Maury” LaPointe, standout midfielder on Anne Arundel Community College’s 1994 and 1995 Men’s Lacrosse teams, is one of 10 new members being inducted into the National Junior College Athletic Association Men’s Lacrosse Coaches Association’s ninth Hall of Fame on Friday, May 8 at the Community College of Baltimore College-Essex. “This is a great honor,” […]

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Free summer camp at Wellness House of Annapolis

Free summer camp at Wellness House of Annapolis

| May 11, 2015 | 1 Comment

Registration is now open for Paint Your Rainbow Summer Camp at the Wellness House located at 2625 Mas Que Farm Road in Annapolis. This five-day, free summer camp to be held July 6-10 from 9am-1pm is open to children ages 6-12 who are experiencing cancer in their families. Paint Your Rainbow Summer Camp provides exploration […]

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Archaeology in Annapolis, a St. John’s lecture

Archaeology in Annapolis, a St. John’s lecture

| May 7, 2015 | 1 Comment

Al Luckenbach, who served as the Anne Arundel County archaeologist for 26 years, will present “Uncovering the History of Anne Arundel County.” His presentation will explore the significance of the Anne Arundel County archaeology program, covering many of the sites that Luckenbach has explored over the years. The event, which is free and open to […]

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Baysox sweep Rubber Ducks

Baysox sweep Rubber Ducks

| May 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Baysox beat Akron 4-2 Thursday afternoon to complete a four-game home sweep of the RubberDucks. The Baysox are currently on a season-high six game winning streak and went 6-1 during the homestand that concluded this afternoon. The Baysox again struck first in the bottom of the first inning against Akron starter Shawn Morimando with […]

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County unveils new customer service center for Department of Aging

County unveils new customer service center for Department of Aging

| May 7, 2015 | 1 Comment

County Executive Steven R. Schuh, in partnership with the Anne Arundel County Department of Aging and Disabilities and the Area Agency on Aging Advisory Council, unveiled the new Maryland Access Point (MAP) Customer Service Center at Anne Arundel County Aging and Disabilities, 2666 Riva Road, 2nd Floor, Annapolis. The new Customer Service Center features a […]

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Arts Council seeks nominees for Annie Awards

Arts Council seeks nominees for Annie Awards

| May 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Arts Council of Anne Arundel County is now accepting nominations for the 2015 Annie Awards.  The Annie Awards were created in 2000 to recognize the contributions of local artists, educators, and arts patrons who reside in Anne Arundel County.  There are eight awards in eight categories: Literary Arts, Visual Arts, Historic Arts,  Arts Patron, […]

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One person killed in Brooklyn Park fire, 10th fire fatality of year in Anne Arundel

One person killed in Brooklyn Park fire, 10th fire fatality of year in Anne Arundel

| May 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

One person has been killed in an overnight dwelling fire in Brooklyn Park. Around 11:10 Wednesday night firefighters were dispatched for a reported dwelling on fire in the 5200 block of Disney Avenue following a neighbor’s report of flames coming from a window of the house. Firefighters from Anne Arundel County assisted by Baltimore City […]

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Chart House to host next Green Drinks on May 12th

Chart House to host next Green Drinks on May 12th

| May 6, 2015 | 1 Comment

Next Tuesday, the newly renovated Chart House in Eastport will host Green Drinks! Officials from the City’s Emergency Management office, the Cultural Resource Hazard Mitigation Plan., and Historic Annapolis  will join us along with the Climate Stewards of Greater Annapolis.  Come to meet new people, enjoy great food and drink in a lovely setting, and  learn […]

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Nearly $1M raised in 24 hours by the Great Give

Nearly $1M raised in 24 hours by the Great Give

| May 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

Two years ago, Bess Langbein, the Executive Director of the Community Foundation of Anne Arundel County was riding high after raising $606,000 in 24 hours in an inaugural event–the Great Give. Last year, the total raised was $675,467.  This year, the goal was $750,000 and they shattered it with nearly $1 million raised. Combined with the prior […]

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VisitAnnapolis launches major new initiative, scholarship

VisitAnnapolis launches major new initiative, scholarship

| May 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis & Anne Arundel County Conference and Visitors Bureau (AAACCVB),  has established a scholarship fund designed to make easy for Anne Arundel County residents to pursue careers in tourism.  Flanked by Maryland State Senator John Astle, Anne Arundel County Executive Steve Schuh, Annapolis Mayor Mike Pantelides, US Travel Association Executive Vice President Gary Oster, […]

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