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Odenton contractor sentenced to 15 years in prison

Odenton contractor sentenced to 15 years in prison

| August 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel County State’s Attorney Wes Adams announced  that Jason Tyler Butler, of Odenton, was given a 15-year sentence from District Court Judge Eileen A. Reilly on charges of two violations of probation in failing to comply with a peace order, issuing false documentation, and felony theft. Butler pled guilty on July 28th, 2015. “For […]

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Annapolis updates permitting systems

Annapolis updates permitting systems

| August 12, 2015 | 1 Comment

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides announced that the city has launched an updated version of their online permitting system called ETrakIt. The new version, made available by the Department of Environmental and Neighborhood Programs, offers a fresh look to the old system by offering new options on the city’s website. It also offers a more user-friendly […]

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Free concerts at Whitmore Park

Free concerts at Whitmore Park

| July 7, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Dixie Hotel was once part of the business district of the Annapolis Clay Street Community where famous personalities entertained standing-room-only crowds at nightclubs and hotels. Billie Holiday and Cab Calloway are two of the famous performers that played the Turk Lounge at the Dixie Hotel. The hotel along with most of the Clay Street […]

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Annapolis Rotary awards more than $50K to Connected Warrior Foundation

Annapolis Rotary awards more than $50K to Connected Warrior Foundation

| June 24, 2015 | 1 Comment

Annapolis Rotary Club President Marshall Larner, from left, and Black Tie and Diamonds Gala Co-chairmen Dave Cordle and Elaine Shanley donate a $56,517.35 check to Jim Leckinger, director of programs at the Connected Warrior Foundation.  Established in 2012, the foundation serves the needs of returning injured veterans by providing them with Android-based computer tablets, enabling […]

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24th Great Chesapeake Bay Swim on tap for this weekend

24th Great Chesapeake Bay Swim on tap for this weekend

| June 10, 2015 | 1 Comment

650 swimmers from across the United States will brave the turbulent waters of the Chesapeake Bay thus Sunday (June 14th) in the 24th Annual Great Chesapeake Bay Swim.  The 4.4-mile swim is the country’s premier open water distance swim and attracts both world-class swimmers and endurance athletes.  Swimmers travel between the spans of the Chesapeake […]

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Hurricane season is underway

Hurricane season is underway

| June 8, 2015 | 1 Comment

Mayor Michael Pantelides wants to make sure that all Annapolis residents are prepared for the upcoming Atlantic Hurricane Season, which started June 1. The National Hurricane Center predicts the 2015 season outlook will have 6-11 named storms of which 3-6 could become hurricanes. To ensure Annapolis is ready, the City of Annapolis Office of Emergency […]

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HERE a pop up shop and Whole Health Designs team up to help Nepal tonight

HERE a pop up shop and Whole Health Designs team up to help Nepal tonight

| May 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

HERE. a pop-up shop & Whole Health Designs, along with john hogan consulting are heart-centered, local, small business owners who also host give-back events in Annapolis. Most of the time we choose a local non-profit or charity to give back to, but this time we are responding to the great need in Nepal. Mahila Partnership is a […]

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Desmond Beggarly from local Boys & Girls Club named Youth of the Year

Desmond Beggarly from local Boys & Girls Club named Youth of the Year

| May 16, 2015 | 1 Comment

Congratulations to Desmond Beggarly, from BGCAA’s Freetown Village Boys & Girls Club, for being named the Maryland Youth of the Year! The Youth of the Year title is a prestigious honor bestowed upon an exemplary young person in recognition of leadership, service, academic excellence and dedication to living a healthy lifestyle. Desmond, along with our […]

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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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AACC recognized as leader in cyber defense

AACC recognized as leader in cyber defense

| April 11, 2015 | 3 Comments

Anne Arundel Community College has been designated as a National Center of Academic Excellence in Information Assurance/Cyber Defense (CAE2Y) through 2020 by the National Security Agency and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. This redesignation as a CAE2Y recognizes the college for its commitment to allocating funding and resources to maintain and enhance credit and […]

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3 centuries of silver in Annapolis

3 centuries of silver in Annapolis

| April 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

Celebrate the 25th anniversary of The Mitchell Gallery at St. John’s College and learn the historical connections between silver and the role it played in the history of our city, state, and nation.  Silver Day on May 15th, provides opportunities to tour the U.S. Naval Academy silver treasures as interpreted by Senior Curator James Cheevers.  […]

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Haley DeMaria to speak at St. Anne’s School

Haley DeMaria to speak at St. Anne’s School

| March 29, 2015 | 1 Comment

The i3 Collaborative at St. Anne’s School of Annapolis welcomes Haley DeMaria, St. Anne’s School parent and member of the St. Anne’s School Board of Trustees, as she shares her remarkable journey on Thursday, April 9 at 7 pm at the school. Beginning with the lessons she learned as a young swimmer, Haley chronicles her journey as […]

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BAROAK opening tomorrow–snow or no snow

BAROAK opening tomorrow–snow or no snow

| March 4, 2015 | 1 Comment

Tomorrow morning, Food Network alum Chef Teddy Folkman introduces BAROAK Cookhouse & Taproom, a casual neighborhood dining spot serving mussels and frites with a twist and an inspired selection of international and local craft brews. Located at the Loews Annapolis Hotel, BAROAK is influenced by the best pubs and taverns in America and Belgium. Artfully […]

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5th Annual Black Male Initiative Summit to be held at AACC

5th Annual Black Male Initiative Summit to be held at AACC

| February 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

Students, faculty, staff and community members focused on helping black male students succeed are invited to attend the Fifth Annual Black Male Initiative Summit on Tuesday, Feb. 24, from 6 to 9 p.m. at Anne Arundel Community College. The summit is free and includes dinner and a guest speaker who will discuss pathways and ideas […]

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3rd Annual Rammies open for nominations

3rd Annual Rammies open for nominations

| February 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Rams Head Group is excited to announce the third annual Rammie Awards, an online accolade to recognize outstanding moments in the past year. Winners are chosen via online votes from fans and Rams Head staff. The Rammies also give patrons the opportunity to express what events were the most memorable to them from this past […]

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Gallery 90 features local artists in MFA exhibit

Gallery 90 features local artists in MFA exhibit

| February 11, 2015 | 1 Comment

A new exhibit by the Maryland Federation of Art (MFA) is now in place at Hospice of the Chesapeake’s Gallery 90; the art gallery at the nonprofit’s administrative building located at 90 Ritchie Highway, Pasadena, MD.   This exhibit titled “Pathways” features artwork and photographs by Carolyn Councell, Marco Cuba-Ricsi, David Diaz, Ronaldo Dorado, Janet Ewing, Karen […]

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Explore local African American history with Annapolis Tours

Explore local African American history with Annapolis Tours

| February 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

Annapolis Tours by Watermark happily announces its first special event tour of 2015! Annapolis Tours’ African American Heritage Tour, a two-hour walking tour of Annapolis’ historic district is offered in honor of Black History Month. The tour takes place on February 21st, 2015. Watermark is proud to offer this tour – available year-round to groups […]

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Annapolis Senior activity Center to celebrate Black History Month

Annapolis Senior activity Center to celebrate Black History Month

| February 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis Senior Activity Center has planned some events in February for Black History Month. Unless otherwise noted, the events will be held at the center at 119 S. Villa Ave., Annapolis, Md. Anne Arundel Community College instructor Nat Martin will present a condensed version of the history of jazz at 10:30 a.m. on Feb. 10. […]

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Treaty of Paris Center session scheduled for Saturday

Treaty of Paris Center session scheduled for Saturday

| February 2, 2015 | 1 Comment

The new Treaty of Paris Center at the Maryland Inn is a monthly open house that focuses on the important history that took place in Annapolis during the 1783-87 Treaty of Paris Period—the time between the end of the Revolutionary War and the Constitutional Convention—when Congress was here, Thomas Jefferson and James Monroe served as […]

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February events by AAACCVB

February events by AAACCVB

| January 30, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Annapolis & Anne Arundel County Conference and Visitors Bureau (AAACCVB) wants to make it easy for individuals to enjoy the many exciting events and activities that will be taking place in Annapolis and the Chesapeake Bay throughout February 2015. To assist individuals who are making advance plans for business or vacation travel, the AAACCVB […]

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Ensure Productivity by Elite Movement Connections offers option for employee healthcare

Ensure Productivity by Elite Movement Connections offers option for employee healthcare

| January 13, 2015 | 1 Comment

Ensure Productivity is officially listed as the only employee assistance program in the state of Maryland. Ensure Productivity’s employee health management programs are developed by licensed health professionals to provide business owners with a proven method to lower their company’s health care costs with an excellent ROI. It starts by meeting with each company to […]

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Fawcetts: No Sale. Budge and Arnett withdraw sale.

Fawcetts: No Sale. Budge and Arnett withdraw sale.

| January 12, 2015 | 1 Comment

Aldermen Budge and Arnett pulled their resolution for the city to buy the Fawcetts property along Compromise Street tonight at the council meeting. In a statement, Budge said: As we explained at the outset of R-32-14, the key element of a real estate transaction is that there be a willing buyer and a willing seller. […]

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