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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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Anne Arundel Officer Shoots, Kills Dog

Anne Arundel Officer Shoots, Kills Dog

| February 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

On February 1, 2014 at 4:12 p.m., an officer was investigating a burglary in the 900 block of Lombardee Circle in Pasadena. The officer, a one year veteran of the agency, was conducting an area canvass of the neighborhood in an attempt to locate witnesses to the burglary. The officer went to the home at […]

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Patch Fires Anne Arundel County Editors In Conference Call

Patch Fires Anne Arundel County Editors In Conference Call

| January 29, 2014 | 2 Comments

Most of the remaining local editors with Patch in Anne Arundel County were terminated earlier this morning in a 2 minute long termination call. Patch came onto the local news scene several years ago and appeared to be gaining ground on traditional media. Unfortunately, they were unable to find a profit in the business model […]

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Police Investigating Murder-Suicide In Marley

Police Investigating Murder-Suicide In Marley

| January 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

On January 27, 2014 at approximately 5:00 p.m., officers from the Anne Arundel County Police Northern District responded to the unit block of Wendover Rd. in Glen Burnie for a report of shots fired. Upon arrival, officers learned the home was set up like an apartment with two separate living areas. The residents in the lower portion of the […]

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TD Bank Makes Generous Donation

TD Bank Makes Generous Donation

| January 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Kim Davis, the MD Regional Market Manager for TD Bank and Carole Y. Summers, VP, Store Manager of the TD Bank – Bestgate location, recently attended the graduation ceremony for the Light House Shelter’s 7th class of the Building Employment Success Training (B.E.S.T.) program. During the ceremony, both Ms. Davis and Ms. Summers presented Pam […]

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Grants For Greening

Grants For Greening

| January 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

Unity Gardens is a locally based non-profit organization that supports the building of community partnerships through the creation of greening projects, environmental enhancement, and education in Anne Arundel County. Grants of up to $1,000 are offered twice a year to coincide with the spring and fall growing seasons. Applications for the 2014 fall grant cycle will be accepted from January […]

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Stabbing Reported On Eastport Bridge

Stabbing Reported On Eastport Bridge

| January 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

On January 2, 2014 at approximately  8:40pm, the Anne Arundel Medical Center contacted the Annapolis Police Department about a patient suffering from superficial stab wounds to the abdomen. Detectives responded to the hospital to meet with the adult male victim.  The victim initially told them that he was injured after falling on a sharp object, […]

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Joint Fire & Police Investigation Closes Glen Burnie Road

Joint Fire & Police Investigation Closes Glen Burnie Road

| January 2, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Anne Arundel County Fire Department is conducting an investigation in conjunction with the County Police in the area of Edgerly Rd. in Glen Burnie regarding the construction of possible destructive devices. The investigation is in its early stages and was launched based on an individual that was transported to an area hospital last night […]

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Speed & Alcohol Suspected In Early Morning Millersville Crash

Speed & Alcohol Suspected In Early Morning Millersville Crash

| January 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

On January 1, 2014, at approximately 07:05 a.m., officers from the Traffic Safety Section responded to Brightview Drive, west of Sunnyview Drive for a report of a single vehicle crash. The preliminary investigation revealed that a 2005 Chevrolet Trailblazer was being operated by Joseph Garrick Henehan at the time of the crash. The vehicle was traveling westbound on Brightview […]

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Owner Of Tow Company Hired By Police Arrested For Theft From Towed Vehicles

Owner Of Tow Company Hired By Police Arrested For Theft From Towed Vehicles

| December 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

On December 29th 2013, a concerned citizen responded to the Northern District Police Station with information about thefts of property from vehicles towed by Schaefer’s Towing. These thefts were alleged to have occurred to vehicles towed by Schaefer’s Towing, 4700 Blk Belle Grove Rd., as it was acting as an authorized tow provider on the […]

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