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More than 2 dozen campers sickened by pool chemicals at Camp Letts in Edgewater

More than 2 dozen campers sickened by pool chemicals at Camp Letts in Edgewater

| July 9, 2014 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel County Fire officials are currently dealing with a mass casualty incident at Camp Letts in Edgewater. Shortly before 10am, crews were dispatched for a number of children who appeared to have been overcome by fumes from a pool on the camp’s property.  At this time, many ambulances have been dispatched and are taking […]

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Arundel Christian Church sponsors seminar for seniors and adult children

Arundel Christian Church sponsors seminar for seniors and adult children

| July 9, 2014 | 1 Comment

“There are more than 50,000 senior citizens in Anne Arundel County and that number is growing every year, requiring more services for this population,” said lead pastor Brian Hamilton. “We are pleased to present this seminar in collaboration with Right at Home.” This free educational seminar, 9 AM to Noon on Saturday July 19, will cover the […]

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Agencies, community partner on Hilltop Elementary School community garden

Agencies, community partner on Hilltop Elementary School community garden

| July 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Anne Arundel County Department of Recreation and Parks is proud to announce a beneficial partnership with fellow county agencies and community members to build a vegetable garden at Hilltop Elementary School in Glen Burnie.  The garden provides a wonderful opportunity for students and faculty members to integrate nutrition through gardening in elementary classrooms and […]

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Suspected drunk driver hits two bicyclists in Annapolis

Suspected drunk driver hits two bicyclists in Annapolis

| June 28, 2014 | 3 Comments

On June 28, 2014, at approximately 1410 hours, the Anne Arundel County Police Traffic Safety Section responded to a motor vehicle crash involving 2 bicyclists on MD Route 450 near Brice Lane, Annapolis. The investigation determined that a 2011 Nissan operated by, Robin Vera Colbert, 54,  of Annapolis, was traveling south on MD Route 450 […]

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4 bicyclists hit in Anne Arundel County in 30 minute period

4 bicyclists hit in Anne Arundel County in 30 minute period

| June 28, 2014 | 1 Comment

In the span of about 30 minutes, 4 bicyclists were hit by vehicles in Anne Arundel County this afternoon in three separate accidents. The most serious of the accidents sent a man and a woman to shock-trauma after being hit in the 1800 block of Ritchie Highway. This is near Boulter’s Way south of Arnold. […]

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3 Car accident snarls outbound Forest Drive commute

3 Car accident snarls outbound Forest Drive commute

| June 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

A 3 car accident on Forest Drive at Marda lane has snarled traffic.  Shortly before 5 pm, three cars collided at the intersection of Marda Lane and Forest Drive. The number of people involved and any injuries is unknown. Photos: Courtesy of Eye On Annapolis reader, Will Small, Will Get I.T. Done

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Pasadena teen assaults school crossing guard

Pasadena teen assaults school crossing guard

| May 30, 2014 | 4 Comments

On May 28, 2014, at approximately 1:55 p.m., an Anne Arundel County School Crossing Guard reported being assaulted on the parking lot of Northeast High School, 1121 Duvall Highway, Pasadena, Maryland.  Investigation would reveal this incident stemmed from events that occurred the preceding day. On May 27, 2014, at approximately 2:00 p.m., the School Crossing […]

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Woman’s body found floating in waters of Harness Creek in Annapolis

Woman’s body found floating in waters of Harness Creek in Annapolis

| May 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

UPDATE: 5/28/2014 9:46am.   Per preliminary investigation from the Anne Arundel County Police Department’s Criminal Investigation Division, initial evidence recovered suggests that this was a suicide. Please note that the final cause and manner of death has yet to be determined by the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner in Baltimore. The name of the […]

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Police investigating homicide at Glen Burnie medical center

Police investigating homicide at Glen Burnie medical center

| May 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

UPDATE (1153am) : Police are reporting that an adult female was located inside the building this morning approximately 845am with obvious signs of upper body trauma. Anne Arundel County police are on the scene of a homicide at the Glen Burnie Medical Arts Center located at 325 Hospital Drive in Glen Burnie. Few details are […]

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Les Miserables to benefit teen suicide awareness

Les Miserables to benefit teen suicide awareness

| April 19, 2014 | 1 Comment

Broadneck High School will be presenting Les Miserables on Thursday, April 24th. The student produced program will directly benefit a local sucice awareness group–Youth Suicide Awareness Action Team.  The performance will be at the Chesapeake Arts Center in Brooklyn Park at 7pm.  Tickets are available in advance or at the door. In 2008, in the […]

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County partners with Howard County for regional transit

County partners with Howard County for regional transit

| April 8, 2014 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel County Executive Laura Neuman has announced that the County will partner with Howard County to form a Regional Transportation Agency (RTA) that will result in a more cost effective and efficient system that better serves public transit commuters. “I am very excited about this partnership with Howard County and the benefits that the […]

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Mayor Pantelides honors K&B True Value on 40th anniversary

Mayor Pantelides honors K&B True Value on 40th anniversary

| March 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

On Saturday, K&B True Value celebrated 40 years of service to the community.  The open house was a celebration of being a valued member of the community and featured a partnership with the Anne Arundel County SPCA. The event featured food, games, demonstrations of new products and plenty of sale items. Annapolis Mayor Mike Pantelides […]

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Recycling cart program surpasses 100,000

Recycling cart program surpasses 100,000

| March 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Anne Arundel County Department of Public Works, Bureau of Waste Management Services recently exceeded 100,000 deliveries of the 65 gallon recycling cart and anticipates meeting the countywide distribution goal by September 2014.  The original distribution was scheduled to be complete in December 2014. “We are committed to providing our citizens the resources needed to […]

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Pasadena worker killed in fall from water tower

Pasadena worker killed in fall from water tower

| March 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Just before 2:30 p.m. today, the Anne Arundel County Fire Department was alerted to an incident that had occurred at the water tower located behind the Eastern District Police Station and Jacobsville Fire Station located 3700 Mountain Road in Pasadena. Upon arriving at the scene, fire personnel found a 21 year-old male unconscious and unresponsive […]

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BREAKING: Murder-Suicide in Pasadena

BREAKING: Murder-Suicide in Pasadena

| March 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel County police are investigating an apparent murder-suicide which occurred in the 8000 block of Highpoint Road in the Orchard beach section of Pasadena this afternoon. Details are limited, but police say they received a call about a possible shooting shortly after 2:00pm. Upon arrival officers were told the man left the home and […]

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April is healthy Anne Arundel Month

April is healthy Anne Arundel Month

| March 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Healthy Anne Arundel Month (April 2014), sponsored by the Healthy Anne Arundel Coalition, is a special time to motivate County residents to take steps toward better health. Through community collaborations, a variety of County events will be implemented in April to bring awareness to the Coalition’s priority areas — obesity prevention and the management of […]

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Details Released In Arnold Fatal Crash

Details Released In Arnold Fatal Crash

| February 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

On February 20th, 2014 at approximately 10:40 a.m., Vehicle #1 was traveling east on College Parkway approaching Shore Acres Drive when it drifted across the centerline, traveling into the westbound lane. Vehicle #1 then struck the side of Vehicle #2 in the area of its left rear wheel. As a result of this impact, Vehicle […]

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Arnold Crash Claims One Life

Arnold Crash Claims One Life

| February 20, 2014 | 1 Comment

Police and rescue personnel are still on the scene of a fatal accident involving several vehicles along College Parkway in Arnold. Reports from officials have confirmed one fatality and that a 28 year old male was flow to shock-trauma with life threatening injuries. The accident occurred near the intersection of College Parkway and Shore Acres […]

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2-Alarm Fire Erupts In Glen Burnie Apartment Building

2-Alarm Fire Erupts In Glen Burnie Apartment Building

| February 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

A  fire erupted in a Glen Burning apartment building early this morning just before 5:00am and quickly escalated to two alarms.  Upon arrival at 201 Water Fountain Court, crews saw heavy fire showing on the third floor and immediately called for a second alarm. It is unknown how many people were displaced, but the Red […]

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Meth Lab Discovered In Selby Neighborhood In Edgewater

Meth Lab Discovered In Selby Neighborhood In Edgewater

| February 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

On February 13, 2014, at approximately 7:54 p.m., officers from the Southern District were dispatched to a residence in the 3600 block of 7th Avenue in Edgewater for an unknown disturbance call. The homeowners called due to suspicious activity on the part of their nephew in the basement of the home. While on scene, officers […]

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Fire Destroys Pasadena Home

Fire Destroys Pasadena Home

| February 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Around 9:15 p.m. last night the Anne Arundel County Fire Department responded to a reported house fire in the 1100 block of Bradley Road in the Pasadena area of Anne Arundel County. Upon arrival, firefighters found a one-story single family home well involved in fire.  A Working Fire assignment was quickly requested bringing a total […]

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Gretchen Huntley To Lead Community Action Group

Gretchen Huntley To Lead Community Action Group

| February 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Anne Arundel County Community Action Agency Board of Directors is pleased to announce that Gretchen Huntley will be leading the Agency as its new Chief Executive Officer. Ms. Huntley has over 10 years experience with Anne Arundel County Community Action Agency.  She has served in many capacities with Community Action including Human Resources Director, […]

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