Tag: Glen Burnie Maryland

AACC hires former student as new Athletic Director

AACC hires former student as new Athletic Director

| July 20, 2014 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel Community College has named Duane P. Herr of Glen Burnie as director of Athletics. A former scholar-athlete on both AACC’s and Towson’s baseball teams, Herr has been serving as interim coordinator of Athletics since last August. Herr says he looks forward to creating an atmosphere that fosters not only continued success of athletic […]

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If elected, Johnson not planning on any immediate changes to public safety top jobs

If elected, Johnson not planning on any immediate changes to public safety top jobs

| July 15, 2014 | 1 Comment

George Johnson, Democratic Candidate for Anne Arundel County Executive held a press conference this afternoon in his campaign headquarters at 3710 Ritchie Highway in Glen Burnie, MD, to discuss public safety and address speculation about appointments he would make as county executive.  “I’ve been getting barraged by my fellow public safety and law enforcement officials…. about who […]

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Man charged for sexual abuse of disabled adult at Opportunity Builders

Man charged for sexual abuse of disabled adult at Opportunity Builders

| July 15, 2014 | 1 Comment

On Monday, July 14, 2014, at approximately 12:55 p.m., officers from Western District responded to Opportunity Builders located at 8855 Veterans Highway in Millersville for a report of vulnerable adult abuse.  A 21-year-old male victim diagnosed with autism disclosed that he was sexually abused by a staff member sometime between May 15, 2014 and June […]

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Man convicted of child abuse, rape of child in 1997 Glen Burnie rape

Man convicted of child abuse, rape of child in 1997 Glen Burnie rape

| July 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

After less than an hour of deliberation, an Anne Arundel County jury on Friday found 62-year-old James Lawyer Sr. guilty of Child Abuse, two counts of Second-Degree Sex Offense, three counts of Third-Degree Sex Offense and Second-Degree Rape of a young girl in Glen Burnie, State’s Attorney Anne Colt Leitess announced. The incidents of abuse […]

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MSP investigating Park N Ride death in Annapolis

MSP investigating Park N Ride death in Annapolis

| July 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

Maryland State Police are investigating the death of a man whose body was found in a car in an Anne Arundel County parking lot yesterday. The man has not been positively identified. A wallet was found on the body with identification that was the same as the person to whom the vehicle is registered. Investigators […]

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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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Bello Machre raises more than $100K in walk

Bello Machre raises more than $100K in walk

| July 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

Bello Machre proudly announces it raised over $110,000 at Every Step Counts 2014.  The event, held at Anne Arundel Community College in Arnold, Maryland, was attended by more than 400 people who walked and biked on a route around the college.  The proceeds benefit children and adults with developmental disabilities served throughout Central Maryland by […]

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Free HIV testing from Anne Arundel Department of Health

Free HIV testing from Anne Arundel Department of Health

| June 25, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Anne Arundel County Department of Health will provide free testing for HIV, the virus that causes AIDS, on National HIV Testing Day, Friday, June 27, 2014. Free HIV testing and counseling services will be available from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. at My Brother’s Keeper Barbershop, 135 West Street, in Annapolis, and Afrolistics Barbershop […]

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Police officer shoots, kills suspect at Glen Burnie rail station

Police officer shoots, kills suspect at Glen Burnie rail station

| June 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

A MTA police officer has shot and killed a suspect at the Cromwell  light rail station for the Maryland Transportation Authority. At 6:29 p.m. Anne Arundel County officers responded to assist the Mass Transit Administration Police (MTA) with an officer involved shooting. Investigators learned that the MTA police officer was flagged over by two citizens […]

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Body found in shallow waters in Brooklyn Park

Body found in shallow waters in Brooklyn Park

| June 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

Maryland State Police are investigating the death of a man whose body was found in shallow water in Patapsco Valley State Park this afternoon. A positive identification of the man has not yet been made. The man was found in about two feet of water and pronounced dead at the scene. At about 1:30 p.m. […]

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Pair arrested for  impersonating a charity in Glen Burnie

Pair arrested for impersonating a charity in Glen Burnie

| May 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

On May 30, 2014 at approximately 6:45 p.m., officers responded to the parking lot of the Giant Foods in the 7900 block of Crain Highway Glen Burnie, MD for a report of a suspicious person. Upon their arrival, they met with the reporting person who was concerned about a recent donation he just made to […]

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24th Annual Old-Fashioned Strawberry Festival (June 7, 2014)

24th Annual Old-Fashioned Strawberry Festival (June 7, 2014)

| May 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Join the Anne Arundel Historical Society for a day of family fun at the Benson-Hammond House, 7101 Aviation Boulevard at Andover Road in Linthicum for a Strawberry Festival celebrating the agricultural history of Anne Arundel County.  The Saturday June 7 thevent will be held from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and feature home-made strawberry short […]

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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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Toddler drowns while attending Glen Burnie birthday party

Toddler drowns while attending Glen Burnie birthday party

| May 3, 2014 | 1 Comment

On May 3, 2014 at approximately 5:41 p.m., officers responded for a report of a drowning in the 1100 block of Marley Creek Dr., Glen Burnie, MD. Upon arrival, officers located a four-year old boy who was not breathing. Adults were actively administering CPR. Paramedics arrived and transported the child to BWMC for treatment. The […]

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Ann Arrundell County Historical Society book sale (May 3, 2014)

Ann Arrundell County Historical Society book sale (May 3, 2014)

| April 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Ann Arrundell County Historical Society, Inc. announces its Spring Book Sale to be held at the Glen Burnie Improvement Association Building, 19 Crain Highway S.E., Glen Burnie, Maryland on Saturday May 3, 2014 from 9:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m.  Parking is available. Proceeds from the bi-annual event support the operations of the Historical and […]

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Police bust three in Edgewater and Glen Burnie drug investigations

Police bust three in Edgewater and Glen Burnie drug investigations

| April 22, 2014 | 6 Comments

Anne Arundel County Police have made two drug busts in the past two days resulting in seizure of firearms, heroin, marijuana, and cash. Edgewater Over the past month, Southern TNT Detectives have been investigating a suspect at 1600 block of Arundel Road in Edgewater for distribution of marijuana. Subsequent to this investigation, detectives obtained a search […]

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Man sentenced to 45 years for botched Annapolis robbery

Man sentenced to 45 years for botched Annapolis robbery

| April 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel County State’s Attorney Anne Colt Leitess announced today that Darius Cameron, 28, was sentenced to 45 years in prison for the attempted murder of store employees during a 2011 botched robbery at an Annapolis Spanish grocery store. Cameron, of Glen Burnie, will be on supervised probation for five years following his release. The […]

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Math anxiety? AACC has you covered (April 12,15,16,17,21,24, 2014)

Math anxiety? AACC has you covered (April 12,15,16,17,21,24, 2014)

| April 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

Don’t let your math difficulties get in the way of your academic future. This spring, Anne Arundel Community College (AACC) is offering several workshops focusing on ways people can overcome their math anxieties. The two-hour workshops are free to both current students and people considering attending or returning to college. Some of the topics covered […]

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AACC student chosen for NASA program

AACC student chosen for NASA program

| April 10, 2014 | 4 Comments

Robert Michael “Mike” Melzer of Glen Burnie, who is studying physics and math at Anne Arundel Community College, is one of 40 community college students east of the Mississippi River selected to participate in the elite NASA National Community College Aerospace Scholars (NCAS) project through NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Ala. Melzer’s initial […]

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Spring caregiver workshops offered at County senior centers

Spring caregiver workshops offered at County senior centers

| April 6, 2014 | 1 Comment

Caregivers are invited to attend the three Spring Caregiver Workshops, “The Dementia Series: Living in the Land of Oz…continued,” to be held at 6 of Anne Arundel County’s senior activity centers beginning in March and continuing through June. They are presented free by the National Family Caregiver Support Program of the Anne Arundel County Department […]

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Eric Banks sentenced to 30 years for Glen Burnie Murder

Eric Banks sentenced to 30 years for Glen Burnie Murder

| April 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel County State’s Attorney Anne Colt Leitess announced  that a jury found Eric Banks guilty of second-degree murder in the January 2013 killing of Darren Bell in the Marley Neck area of Glen Burnie. Anne Arundel County Circuit Court Judge Philip Caroom sentenced Banks to the maximum 30 years in prison following the verdict. […]

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Police Investigating Indecent Exposure Cases Near AACC

Police Investigating Indecent Exposure Cases Near AACC

| February 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

During the course of the past two weeks, Northern District Detectives have been investigating reports of indecent exposure incidents being committed by the following person or persons. In each case the suspect has conducted a lewd act in the direction of female victims. In one instance inappropriately touched the female victim. On February 4, at […]

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