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5th Annual Kegs & Corks brings the crowds to sample Maryland wines and craft beer

5th Annual Kegs & Corks brings the crowds to sample Maryland wines and craft beer

| August 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

Nearly 10,000 people flocked to the Anne Arundel County Fairgrounds on Saturday under bright sunny skies to sample the wares of more than 15 Maryland wineries and more than 15 craft breweries. The festival, now a staple in the community benefited the Chesapeake Bay Trust and featured something for everyone. Three bands played the Union Jacks Annapolis sponsored […]

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County police learn lesson on senior safety

County police learn lesson on senior safety

| September 8, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Anne Arundel County Department of Aging and Disabilities lead three of Anne Arundel County’s top police officers through a Virtual Dementia Tour recently, at the Heritage Complex on Riva Road, Annapolis.  Chief Timothy Altomare, and recently appointed Deputy Chief Jerard Flemings and Deputy Chief William Krampf were given rare insight into the lives of […]

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Bello Machre elects new Board members

Bello Machre elects new Board members

| September 7, 2015 | 1 Comment

Bello Machre is pleased to announce the election of its newest Board Members, D’Ana Johnson and Honora (Norie) Sutor effective July 13, 2015.  Dr. Robert Ireland, President and CEO, commented, “We are so very fortunate to have such strong compassionate leaders as a part of the Bello Machre family.  D’Ana and Norie will be tremendous […]

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Volunteer Center to celebrate 911 with day of service

Volunteer Center to celebrate 911 with day of service

| August 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Anne Arundel County Volunteer Center will commemorate the anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks through service and volunteerism. As we approach the 14th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks, we have the opportunity to create a positive legacy through the powerful force of service. On Saturday, Sept. 12, 2015, the Volunteer Center and its […]

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Junior League to host new member open house in September

Junior League to host new member open house in September

| August 24, 2015 | 1 Comment

Junior League of Annapolis, Inc. invites women in the community who are interested in learning more about joining the Junior League to attend our second New Member Open House on September 9, 2015 from 7:00 – 8:30 p.m. at Metropolitan Kitchen and Lounge. All women over the age of 21 years, living in Anne Arundel […]

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4th Annual Kegs & Corks festival breaks records

4th Annual Kegs & Corks festival breaks records

| August 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

More than 10,000 people flocked to the Anne Arundel County Fairgrounds on Saturday under bright sunny skies to sample the wares of more than 20 Maryland wineries and more than 30 craft breweries. The festival, now a staple in the community benefited the Chesapeake Bay Trust and featured something for everyone. Three bands played the […]

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Volunteer Anne Arundel

Volunteer Anne Arundel

| August 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

Many Volunteer positions are available through the Anne Arundel County Volunteer Center. If you do not see an opportunity below that fits your needs, contact the Volunteer Center at [email protected] or 410-897-9207. Check our Website: www.aacvc.org. A few current volunteer opportunities are listed below. Anne Arundel County Spending and Affordability Committee Councilman Trumbauer is seeking […]

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Final report issued by ATF on Childs Point Road fire

Final report issued by ATF on Childs Point Road fire

| August 5, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) and the Anne Arundel County Fire Department (AAFD) have released the “Executive Summary” for the investigation of the fire that occurred at 936 Childs Point Road in Annapolis, MD on January 19, 2015. The PDF report is below and also can be located on the Anne […]

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Chesapeake Life Center  counselors write book on supporting children after suicide loss

Chesapeake Life Center counselors write book on supporting children after suicide loss

| March 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

Two counselors of the Chesapeake Life Center have written a book titled “Supporting Children After a Suicide Loss: A Guide for Parents and Caregivers.”  Authors Sarah Montgomery, Coordinator of Children and Family Programs and Susan Coale, Clinical Specialist in Bereavement, are both licensed clinical social workers at the Chesapeake Life Center who collaborated on the […]

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Kneseth Israel to present <em>Moments of Clarity</em> concert

Kneseth Israel to present Moments of Clarity concert

| March 16, 2015 | 1 Comment

On Sunday March 22, 2015, Congregation Kneseth Israel presents the next performance in their concert series entitled Moments of Clarity.  The program features sopranos Katherine Riddle and Melanie Anderson accompanied by Diane Kinsley on piano.  Selections from musical theatre and operatic repertoire including Sondheim, Mozart, and Verdi to name a few will be performed.  There […]

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Save the date for the 4th Annual Naptown barBAYq

Save the date for the 4th Annual Naptown barBAYq

| March 5, 2015 | 1 Comment

Mark your calendars for the 4th Annual Naptown barBAYq Contest & Music Festival, to be held Saturday, May 2nd and Sunday, May 3rd, 2015 at the Anne Arundel County Fairgrounds, in Crownsville, MD. The Festival is a family affair and will feature a barbeque contest, great food, libations, over forty bands will perform continuous live […]

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Anne Arundel County reminds residents of fire safety and prevention

Anne Arundel County reminds residents of fire safety and prevention

| February 13, 2015 | 1 Comment

With the coldest weather this winter expected this weekend and the County’s recent increase in residential fires, Anne Arundel County urges residents to heat their homes safely, ensure they have working smoke alarms and have an escape plan from every room in their home. “Citizens should take the proper steps to ensure they stay safe […]

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Anne Arundel County Fire Department seeks help with 2 suspicious fires in Odenton

Anne Arundel County Fire Department seeks help with 2 suspicious fires in Odenton

| February 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

Members of the Anne Arundel County Fire Department’s Fire and Explosives Investigation Unit are seeking the public’s assistance in reference to two recent dwelling fires in Odenton. The first fire occurred on January 27th around 10:30 p.m. in the 1300 block of Rosanna Drive. This two alarm fire was brought under control by firefighters in […]

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Rotary of South AA announces Lights of Kindness awards

Rotary of South AA announces Lights of Kindness awards

| December 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

In its 1st year, this new fundraising event organized by the Rotary Club of South Anne Arundel County and sponsored by Homestead Gardens, Merrill Lynch, and Killarney House concluded on Sunday September 7th at 3pm. Nineteen charities and their sponsoring organizations were represented in the Christmas Tree decorating competition which attracted thousands of visitors over four days […]

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Annapolis protest march goes off with only a slight hitch

Annapolis protest march goes off with only a slight hitch

| December 12, 2014 | 3 Comments

The numbers were not nearly what City officials predicted (1000), but there were about 200-300 peaceful protestors (according to a DGS officer at Lawyer’s Mall) who took to the streets of Annapolis to protest police brutality. The crowd was on time, polite, and respectful.  It was everything that the police had hoped. Annapolis Police Chief […]

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Rotary and Homestead partner for Lights of Kindness

Rotary and Homestead partner for Lights of Kindness

| November 27, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Rotary Club of South Anne Arundel County presents the “Lights of Kindness” event, December 4 through 7th, 2014, in support of charities both locally and through the Rotary Foundation. The Rotary Foundation supports local programs such as the Bountiful Backpacks and the Dictionary Project, as well as international clean water initiatives, the Malawi Water […]

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Visit Annapolis:  December events

Visit Annapolis: December events

| November 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

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 December 2014. To assist individuals who are making advance plans for business, vacation or holiday travel, the […]

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Holiday candelight stroll with Hammond-Harwood tour

Holiday candelight stroll with Hammond-Harwood tour

| November 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

The holidays will soon be here and Watermark is making it easy to plan fun activities for families and couples. Annapolis Tours℠ by Watermark® is thrilled to announce its Holiday Candlelight Stroll will return for the 2014 holiday season. A Colonial period-dressed guide leads guests through the historic district by candlelight and shares the origin […]

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The Jolly Express returns for 2014 holiday season

The Jolly Express returns for 2014 holiday season

| November 19, 2014 | 1 Comment

A boat with a bright red nose, reindeer antlers, jingle bell music and Captain Santa cruises into Ego Alley carrying hot cocoa and cheer…it can only mean one thing, the Jolly Express is here! Cruises on the Bay™ by Watermark® is proud to announce Jolly Express Cruises will return for the 2014 holiday season. A […]

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POLL:  Pulse on Crystal Spring Farm development

POLL: Pulse on Crystal Spring Farm development

| April 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Development–specifically the Crystal Spring Farm project has been a hot topic for a while and cost former Mayor Josh Cohen his job. Current Mayor Mike Pantelides has been waffling on the project. Initially when he entered the race, he was for the project. When he realized that there were some voting Democrats that might support […]

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Eastport Petite Illumination Scheduled For Friday

Eastport Petite Illumination Scheduled For Friday

| December 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

The holiday season is upon us and everyone in Eastport is getting in the spirit. Our feisty peninsula will have two trees again this year, with Eastport Elementary School decorating and lighting the tree in Veteran’s Park on Friday, December 13 during the school day, using decorations created by the students during art class. Then, […]

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Chesapeake Arts Center Announces Holiday Concert

Chesapeake Arts Center Announces Holiday Concert

| December 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Chesapeake Arts Center is proud to announce the annual Holiday concert on Saturday, December 21, 2013 at 5:00pm. The performance will be held in the Hammonds Lane theatre and tickets are available for purchase; $10.00 Adults; $5 Children 12 and under at the door or online at www.Chespeakearts.org. Free for Chesapeake Arts Center Members. […]

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