Tag: Glen Burnie

Ordinance Road Correction Facility scores 100

Ordinance Road Correction Facility scores 100

| November 16, 2014 | 1 Comment

In late October, Anne Arundel County’s second of its two detention centers earned 100 percent compliance during an audit conducted by the Maryland Commission on Correctional Standards. The Ordnance Road Correctional Center, located in Glen Burnie, was evaluated based on standards including security, procedures and treatment of inmates set in place to ensure all local […]

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21-year old shot to death in Pasadena murder

21-year old shot to death in Pasadena murder

| November 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

On Friday, November 14, 2014 at approximately 8:32 p.m., members of the Anne Arundel County Police Department responded to the 7800 block of Huff Court, Pasadena, Maryland for the report of shots fired. Upon arrival, officers were directed to a back yard in the area where a male victim was found suffering from gunshot wounds. […]

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Elijah Cummings to speak at NAACP Freedom Fund Banquet

Elijah Cummings to speak at NAACP Freedom Fund Banquet

| November 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

Jacqueline Boone Allsup, President of the Anne Arundel County branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) has announced that Congressman Elijah Cummings will be the keynote speaker at their 40th Annual Freedom Fund Banquet on Friday, November 14, 2014, 6PM, at the Double Tree Hotel, 210 Holiday Court, Annapolis, Maryland. Benjamin Todd […]

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Hospice launches $15M fundraising campaign

Hospice launches $15M fundraising campaign

| November 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

Hospice of the Chesapeake, a nonprofit headquartered in Pasadena, MD, has announced the Caring for Life campaign, a $15million fundraising effort to secure funding for three major areas: A 14-bed Inpatient Care Center to be built at the Pasadena location starting this month and open in the fall of 2015. The state-of-the-art acute care facility […]

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BREAKING: Police make arrest in murder of Hanover gas station clerk

BREAKING: Police make arrest in murder of Hanover gas station clerk

| October 25, 2014 | 2 Comments

On Thursday, August 7, 2014, at about 1:35 a.m., Anne Arundel County Police received a 911 call from a customer of the Exxon gas station located at 7898 Ridge Road in Hanover in reference to the clerk being found injured/unconscious. Responding police officers and fire/EMS personnel responded and determined the clerk was deceased, suffering from […]

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Free flu shots and nasal spray available in Glen Burnie and Parole

Free flu shots and nasal spray available in Glen Burnie and Parole

| October 24, 2014 | 1 Comment

Starting Tuesday, October 14, free seasonal flu shots and nasal spray will be available BY APPOINTMENT ONLY at the Department of Health’s Glen Burnie (410-222-6633) and Parole (410-222-7247) health centers.  Call for appointments. The centers’ locations are Glen Burnie Health Center, 416 A Street, S.W., Glen Burnie, MD 21061 and Parole Health Center, 1950 Drew […]

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New 6-screen theater coming to Glen Burnie

New 6-screen theater coming to Glen Burnie

| October 10, 2014 | 1 Comment

A new 752-seat movie theater — with six screens, the latest in seating and in projection and sound equipment — is coming to the Sun Valley Shopping Center in Glen Burnie as part of the center’s current major remodeling. The theater, called Sun Valley 6 and now undergoing construction, is scheduled to open in mid-November. […]

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Community Foundation announces philanthropic awardees

Community Foundation announces philanthropic awardees

| October 10, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Community Foundation of Anne Arundel County is pleased to announce the names of the recipients of its Celebration of Philanthropy Awards for 2014. This year’s awardees are: Philanthropists of the Year, John and Terri Hussman; Corporate Philanthropist, The Bank of Glen Burnie; Volunteer of the Year, Betty Mack; and Foundation of the Year, South […]

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County to provide high-dose flu vaccine to seniors

County to provide high-dose flu vaccine to seniors

| October 2, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Anne Arundel County Department of Health will host two seasonal flu vaccine clinics in October for County residents age 65 and older. These high-dose flu vaccine clinics are free, by appointment only, and supplies are limited. The high-dose flu vaccine is only manufactured for seniors. The clinics will be held from 8:30 a.m. to […]

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How to legally handle your own Ray Rice situation

How to legally handle your own Ray Rice situation

| September 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Last year, there were 3,287 domestic violence incidents reported in Anne Arundel County. Recently, we all saw the horrific video of Baltimore Ravens star running back Ray Rice allegedly assaulting his then fiancé and now wife in an elevator in Atlantic City, New Jersey. In Maryland this is classified as a domestic violence incident. According […]

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2nd Annual MEGA Adoption Event planned with PETCO

2nd Annual MEGA Adoption Event planned with PETCO

| September 15, 2014 | 1 Comment

The SPCA of Anne Arundel County and the Glen Burnie PETCO will be holding their Second Annual Mega Adoption Event on September 20th through 21st from 11am until 3pm. This event will be held at the Glen Burnie PETCO located at 6631 Ritchie Highway, Glen Burnie Maryland. With a carnival atmosphere and over 12 local […]

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Chemically assisted suicide in Glen Burnie

Chemically assisted suicide in Glen Burnie

| September 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

FINAL UPDATE:  The deceased has been identified as Mathew Ross Eitel of Glen Burnie. The cause of death has been determined by OCME to be suicide by Hydrogen Sulfide poisoning. Hydrogen Sulfide poisoning was a result of intentional mixing of common household cleaners. (Note: an earlier version of this article identified the victim as Matthew Russell […]

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Police invstigating unusual death in Severn

Police invstigating unusual death in Severn

| August 23, 2014 | 1 Comment

On August 23, 2014 at approximately 0152 hours, the Anne Arundel County Police Department responded to a report of an injured person in the roadway at the intersection of Meade Village Circle and Meade Village Road in the Severn area. Upon arrival officers found the victim, Todd De Andre Thomas, lying face down and suffering […]

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Glen Burnie Church to give out school supplies, host carnival

Glen Burnie Church to give out school supplies, host carnival

| August 16, 2014 | 1 Comment

It’s colossal. It’s cool. It’s a last blast before school – and best of all, it’s all free. Abundant Life Church will host its 24th annual Super Saturday Kids Carnival and Family Fun Day on Saturday, Aug. 23, on the church grounds at 7305 E. Furnace Branch Road, Glen Burnie. The church presents this event […]

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Glen Burnie man busted for drugs after family member calls police

Glen Burnie man busted for drugs after family member calls police

| July 28, 2014 | 3 Comments

On July 27th, 2014 at approximately 12:16 am, officers from the Northern District Midnight Shift responded to the 500 block of Wellham Ave., Glen Burnie, Anne Arundel County, Maryland for a report of recovered CDS. Upon arrival, officers spoke with the reporting person who advised discovering a large quantity of marijuana located in a shed […]

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County proposes 2 options for closed health care center

County proposes 2 options for closed health care center

| July 28, 2014 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel County, the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, Chase Brexton Health Care and Family Health Centers of Baltimore  jointly announced two major efforts to serve people affected by the closure of People’s Community Health Centers – the opening of a temporary health clinic in Glen Burnie and a new transportation service to […]

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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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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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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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