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AACC’s Felton honored as Black History Hero

AACC’s Felton honored as Black History Hero

| February 9, 2016 | 0 Comments

James A. Felton III, chief diversity officer at Anne Arundel Community College, was selected as a Black History Hero by the Md. Washington Minority Companies Association as part of the Maryland Live! Casino’s Black History Month Celebration. The award will be presented at the celebration Feb. 25 at the Ram’s Head Center Stage at Maryland […]

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Annapolis Police make arrest in January 30th murder

Annapolis Police make arrest in January 30th murder

| February 6, 2016 | 0 Comments

On Friday, February 5th Carlos Simms, 20, of Annapolis was arrested for the murder of Jordan Davis on January 30th. Investigation by Detectives from the Annapolis Police Department led to Simms being identified as a suspect in this homicide.  Simms was charged with first and second degree murder, use of a firearm in a felony […]

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Pink Event: womens’ empowerment expo slated for the BWI Marriott in March

Pink Event: womens’ empowerment expo slated for the BWI Marriott in March

| February 2, 2016 | 1 Comment

From a sought-after image consultant and holistic nurse psychotherapist to a life coach who calls herself a “single mama with no drama,” The Pink Event® 2016 has drawn in a well-rounded group of speakers for the expo’s popular Speaker Lounge. The women-focused expo, known as the ultimate women’s day out, will have several empowering sessions […]

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BGE prepared for storm, issues tips

BGE prepared for storm, issues tips

| January 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

Baltimore Gas and Electric Company (BGE) is closely monitoring and making preparations for the possibility of a significant winter storm forecasted to affect the mid-Atlantic region this weekend.  BGE has been mobilizing field and support personnel to be ready to respond to any potential service interruptions that may be caused by the possibility of heavy, […]

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Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Breakfast to honor community leaders

Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Breakfast to honor community leaders

| January 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

Seven civic leaders and educators who best emulate the spirit and mission of the late Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. will receive awards Jan. 18 at the 35th annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Breakfast at Anne Arundel Community College. This year’s theme, “In the Face of Adversity, We March On,” is highlighted by […]

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2nd Annual MLK parade scheduled for Monday in Annapolis

2nd Annual MLK parade scheduled for Monday in Annapolis

| January 13, 2016 | 0 Comments

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides invites residents to the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Annual Dream to Reality Parade on Monday, January 18, kicking off from Amos Garrett Boulevard at noon. The parade will travel down West Street to Church Circle, around the circle to Main Street, down Main Street, and end at City Dock. Streets […]

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St. John’s concert honors the life and legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr.

St. John’s concert honors the life and legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr.

| January 8, 2016 | 2 Comments

Join the St. John’s community as some of the finest regional vocalists, including the Singing Sensations, the All-Children’s Chorus of Annapolis, Gospel Truth, Chozen, and the St. John’s College King Celebration Chorus, perform inspiring gospel spirituals at the ninth annual “Lift Every Voice” concert honoring the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. […]

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Local businesses create holiday events in the Design District

Local businesses create holiday events in the Design District

| November 26, 2015 | 1 Comment

Gallery 3976has announced a holiday event series titled, “Sip, Shop and Create” to take place three times throughout the month of December. Sip, shop and create at Gallery 3976 on Thursday, December 3rd from 5 to 9 pm, Friday, December 11th from 11 am until 6 pm and Thursday, December 17th from 5 to 9 […]

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Wine & Wishes for Weedon gala and auction

Wine & Wishes for Weedon gala and auction

| October 28, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Carrie Weedon Science Center of southern Anne Arundel County is raising funds to support ongoing operations and local scholarships. Please join us for a Gala and Auction of a range of items donated by businesses and friends and supporters in the local community. Tickets:       $35 in advance, or $40 at the door Ticket price covers […]

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North County High’s Cora Hofstetter wins Teacher of Excellence Award from German Embassy

North County High’s Cora Hofstetter wins Teacher of Excellence Award from German Embassy

| October 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

North County High School German teacher Cora Hofstetter has been named one of three winners of the German Embassy Teacher of Excellence Award. The award has been presented annually by German Embassy Washington, in cooperation with the Goethe-Institut and the American Association of Teachers of German (AATG) since 2008. “It’s truly an honor to receive […]

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October dead bra exorcism at á la mode intimates

October dead bra exorcism at á la mode intimates

| October 12, 2015 | 1 Comment

As the Halloween month kicks off, one local lingerie shop asks, “Are you haunted by a drawer full of dead bras?” This month, locally owned á la mode intimates in the Annapolis Towne Centre, is offering $5 off the purchase of a new bra when you turn in a ‘dead’ bra. Any usable bra will […]

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Goshen Farm Annual Fall Open House this weekend

Goshen Farm Annual Fall Open House this weekend

| October 8, 2015 | 1 Comment

Enjoy a day dedicated to family fun.  Walk the 11-point self-guided trail, tour the 18th Century Farm House and learn the fascinating history of Goshen Farm, tour the organic Sharing Garden and high tunnel used to grow winter crops for local food banks, visit the Soil Health Pit for an informative discussion lead by the Assistant […]

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Caleb Bratayley, 13 year-old Arnold YouTube star dies

Caleb Bratayley, 13 year-old Arnold YouTube star dies

| October 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

A 13 year old teen from Arnold whose family’s  YouTube channel has amassed more than a million subscribers died on October 1st. Caleb Logan [last name removed at family’s request] , known online as Caleb Logan Bratayley died of natural causes according to an Instagram post made by his mother this weekend. Caleb and his […]

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Annapolis Police launch new app for smartphones

Annapolis Police launch new app for smartphones

| October 1, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Annapolis Police Department is announcing the release of a free mobile application (app) for smartphones that allows you to receive real-time alerts and immediate access to the latest police department news, crime maps, and social media accounts. The biggest communication improvement is that the app will provide residents and visitors real-time alert notifications pushed […]

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State Arts Council hires new Public Art Director

State Arts Council hires new Public Art Director

| September 12, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Maryland State Arts Council (MSAC) announces the hiring of Liesel Fenner as its new Public Art Program Director, effective September 9, 2015.  For more than 20 years, Fenner has worked in the art and design fields nationally both in the public and private sectors. She was the former Public Art Program Manager at Americans […]

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Tickets on sale for Maryland Seafood Festival with 25% discount code

Tickets on sale for Maryland Seafood Festival with 25% discount code

| August 26, 2015 | 2 Comments

The Maryland Seafood Festival is back! Enjoy a tasty variety of fresh seafood, a selection of entertaining musical talent, hands on exhibits, thrilling demonstrations and more at the 48th Annual Maryland Seafood Festival!  Come out on Sept. 12 & 13, 2015  at Sandy Point State Park in Annapolis, MD. Online tickets are on sale NOW.  Don’t […]

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County Schools launch Pinterest and Instagram social media channels

County Schools launch Pinterest and Instagram social media channels

| August 23, 2015 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel County Public Schools has expanded its social media network to now include Instagram and Pinterest. With an emphasis on the student voice, the AACPS Instagram page will showcase student artwork and photography. The page will not only highlight the talents of students through the AACPS Visual Arts program, but also showcase school happenings […]

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Crabs, crabs, and more crabs this Friday

Crabs, crabs, and more crabs this Friday

| August 5, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Rotary Club of Annapolis is gearing up for its 70th annual Crab Feast scheduled for Friday, Aug. 7, 2015, from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium in Annapolis.  This special event is a major fund-raiser which benefits local community and cultural organizations. Crab Feast Information The 70th crab feast is […]

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Reginald F. Lewis Museum highlighting work of Devin Allen through December

Reginald F. Lewis Museum highlighting work of Devin Allen through December

| July 14, 2015 | 1 Comment

Devin Allen: Awakenings, In a New Light, the first solo show of Baltimore photographer Devin Allen, exhibits images of the 2015 Baltimore protests and debuts a new community space inside the Reginald F. Lewis Museum called Lewis Now. The 27-year old photographer graced the cover of Time Magazine in May, making him only the third amateur photographer to do so. […]

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Summit School graduates 22 in the class of 2015

Summit School graduates 22 in the class of 2015

| June 22, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Summit School’s 25th commencement ceremony took place on Friday, June 5th. The class of 2015 included 22 eighth grade students. Faculty members gave individual speeches about each graduate and their journey at Summit. The following awards were presented to graduates: Nicholas Vance – The Donnor Award, for enthusiasm, integrity, and responsibility Jared Labbe – […]

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Old Fawcetts property sold, Ward One residents invited to discuss project

Old Fawcetts property sold, Ward One residents invited to discuss project

| June 19, 2015 | 1 Comment

It appears that the old Fawcetts property at 110 Compromise Street has been sold. The new owners have engaged the Ward One Residents Association to discuss their plans and to get feedback from Ward One residents. It is unclear if residents of other wards or businesses are invited. Special WORA Membership Information Meeting re: Purchase […]

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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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