Tag: Driving

Nate Hudson and Allstate stops in Annapolis to bring awareness of motorcycle safety

Nate Hudson and Allstate stops in Annapolis to bring awareness of motorcycle safety

| May 22, 2015 | 1 Comment

To spread awareness about the vital role motorists play in helping to protect motorcycle riders, Allstate Insurance Company announced plans today to sponsor a motorcyclist’s journey across the country on the first-ever “Ride for Awareness.”  Kicking off May 12, in conjunction with Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month, the road trip crosses all 50 states and encourages […]

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Motorist missing after flash flood sweeps truck away in Maryland City

Motorist missing after flash flood sweeps truck away in Maryland City

| May 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

One motorist is missing after the vehicle they were operating was reportedly swept off of Brock Bridge Road by high water. Around 5:00 a.m. on Tuesday morning, Anne Arundel County 911 received a report from a motorist who witnessed a vehicle described as a small white pickup truck being swept off the roadway in the […]

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Avoid a Cinco De Mayo Annapolis DUI Bust

Avoid a Cinco De Mayo Annapolis DUI Bust

| May 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

Be careful with your partying this Cinco De Mayo. On Tuesday, May 5th, the Annapolis Police Department will be conducting a sobriety checkpoint on West Street, right before the Westgate Circle. I have included a map and a street map view of the approximate area of where the checkpoint will be held. The police have said […]

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Pantelides taps PG County director to lead Annapolis Transportation

Pantelides taps PG County director to lead Annapolis Transportation

| March 2, 2015 | 1 Comment

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides announces his recommendation for Transportation Director and will request confirmation at the Monday’s City Council meeting, scheduled for March 9. James E. Gordon was chosen from a field of 15 candidates from around the country and brings more than 40 years experience in the field of transportation, traffic and safety, and parking […]

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3 officers injured when minivan strikes undercover vehicle

3 officers injured when minivan strikes undercover vehicle

| January 29, 2015 | 1 Comment

On January 28, 2015 at approximately 9:25 a.m., officers responded to a serious personal injury motor vehicle collision between a police vehicle and civilian vehicle on Edwin Raynor Blvd at Pekin Rd in Pasadena. The investigation determined that the unmarked police vehicle, a 2007 Chevy Impala, was traveling northbound on Edwin Raynor Blvd Road with […]

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Severn woman killed while crossing Odenton road

Severn woman killed while crossing Odenton road

| September 22, 2014 | 1 Comment

On September 22, 2014 at approximately 2:01 p.m., the Anne Arundel County Police Traffic Safety Section responded to a vehicle collision with a pedestrian on Annapolis Road near Oakton Road. Preliminary investigation revealed the pedestrian attempted to cross the northbound lanes of Annapolis Road where no pedestrian control devices exist and was struck by a […]

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Police, bicycle advocacy groups emphasize shared roads are for everyone

Police, bicycle advocacy groups emphasize shared roads are for everyone

| June 30, 2014 | 1 Comment

This afternoon, Anne Arundel County Police Chief Kevin Davis addressed about 50 people gathered a block away from where two bicyclists were hit by a drunk driver on Saturday, including one of the victims. At the press conference, Chief Davis disclosed that charges were pending on the driver and that her Blood Alcohol Content was […]

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Annapolis Police Ticketing Residents For Warming Up Cars

Annapolis Police Ticketing Residents For Warming Up Cars

| January 8, 2014 | 23 Comments

UPDATED: Corporal Amy Miguez, spokesperson for the Annapolis Police Department called us to explain that this initiative was not new and to reinforce that it is a law in Maryland. Miguez said that 7 vehicles were spotted today. Five received citations, 2 did not because they were locked and had remote starters. “In fact, there […]

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Bicycle Safety On The Front Burner

Bicycle Safety On The Front Burner

| August 29, 2013 | 0 Comments

In the past two months, two bicyclists have been killed on area roads. A popular teacher at Severn School was killed after he failed to stop at a stop sign. An assistant coach at Annapolis High School was also killed when a vehicle tried to overtake her on curvy Riva Road. Both bicyclists and motorists […]

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Maryland Automobile Insurance Fund Selects Weitzman Agency As Agency Of Record

Maryland Automobile Insurance Fund Selects Weitzman Agency As Agency Of Record

| May 22, 2012 | 0 Comments

Following an extensive agency review process, the Maryland Automobile Insurance Fund (MAIF) has announced the selection of the Weitzman Agency as agency of record to develop and launch the organization’s first-ever public service campaign. The Annapolis-based Weitzman Agency will manage a communications program designed to educate the public about the risks of driving without insurance […]

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