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Annapolis Police encourage residents to join Nextdoor; but hold on a second…..

Annapolis Police encourage residents to join Nextdoor; but hold on a second…..

| April 27, 2016 | 4 Comments

The Annapolis Police Department has announced that they have partnered with Nexdoor, a social networking platform, to improve communications between neighbors. While the concept seems sound, when I joined, I noticed several glaring issues that made me very uncomfortable. According to Nextdoor: Nextdoor is the private social network for your neighborhood. Nextdoor is the best way to stay in […]

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Sevin 7 Studios– a new look and new name for Glow Salon

Sevin 7 Studios– a new look and new name for Glow Salon

| April 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

You may have noticed some dust around Glow Salon & Day Spa lately. There is change afoot and it’s a good thing and while much will be changing on the surface, everything you love about Glow will remain the same! On April 18th Glow changed names to “Sevin 7 Studios” which has become a large part […]

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Weather It Together: Annapolis Plans for Rising Waters

Weather It Together: Annapolis Plans for Rising Waters

| April 19, 2016 | 0 Comments

Weather It Together: Annapolis Plans for Rising Waters Event Sponsored by: City of Annapolis and Urban Land Institute Baltimore Mayor Michael Pantelides invites you to participate in the April 30th community planning charrette – Weather It Together: Annapolis Plans for Rising Waters. This charrette, co-sponsored by the City of Annapolis and the Urban Land Institute […]

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“I’m sorry for what I’m about to do” threat prompts South River lockdown

“I’m sorry for what I’m about to do” threat prompts South River lockdown

| April 14, 2016 | 0 Comments

UPDATE: At 338pm, Anne Arundel County Police advised that the teen has been located and is safe. The vehicle was located on Solomons Island Road near Lee Airpark Road All schools in the South River cluster for Anne Arundel County Public Schools were locked down early this afternoon after a direct threat was made against […]

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Muddy Creek Arts Guild spring show starts tomorrow

Muddy Creek Arts Guild spring show starts tomorrow

| April 6, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Muddy Creek Artists Guild (MCAG) is pleased to announce its 8th Annual Spring Art Show and Sale featuring original works in a variety of media created by more than 55 local artists who live and work in Southern Anne Arundel County.   The show is free and open to the public and will run Thursday, […]

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sweetlife festival scheduled for May 14th at Merriweather Post Pavilion

sweetlife festival scheduled for May 14th at Merriweather Post Pavilion

| February 23, 2016 | 4 Comments

sweetgreen, the culinary lifestyle brand dedicated to smartly-sourced, seasonal food, announced today the return of its annual sweetlife festival, an event that brings together the best in music, food and community. The festival which was a two-day event last year, returns to a single date this year–May 14th. The sweetlife festival will take place at Merriweather Post […]

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4th Annual WRNR Holistic Health Fair this weekend

4th Annual WRNR Holistic Health Fair this weekend

| February 16, 2016 | 2 Comments

The 4th Annual Alchemy Healing Arts HOLISTIC HEALTH FAIR presented by Maryland University of Integrative Health to take place Saturday, February 20th at Loews Annapolis Hotel.  Once again this year, more than 40 holistic health practitioners will gather at the Loews Annapolis Hotel, Saturday, February 20th from 10AM – 3PM to share information about living […]

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AACC’s Felton honored as Black History Hero

AACC’s Felton honored as Black History Hero

| February 9, 2016 | 1 Comment

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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