Tag: Maryland General Assembly

AACC advisor chosen as national role model for mentoring

AACC advisor chosen as national role model for mentoring

| October 30, 2014 | 1 Comment

Leon C. Thomas III, a student success and retention advisor at Anne Arundel Community College, received the 2014 Minority Access Role Model award as a mentor at the Minority Access’ National Role Models Conference Oct. 3-5, in Washington, D.C. Although several national awards were given, Thomas was the sole recipient of the national mentor award […]

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Open Eye Gallery to open special show on November 14th

Open Eye Gallery to open special show on November 14th

| October 30, 2014 | 1 Comment

Arundel Lodge is having a special art show on Friday, Nov 14 from 6-8.  Members and friends of the Open Eye Gallery will be showing their work at ” Reflections, Celebrating the Artistic Identity of a Healing Community”. Music, food and drinks, and a workshop will be available. Admission is free. Our goal is to […]

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Schuh endorsed by County’s largest labor union

Schuh endorsed by County’s largest labor union

| October 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

Delegate Steve Schuh was endorsed for Anne Arundel County Executive today by AFSCME Local 582 and Local 2563, groups that represent more than 800 County employees. “Steve Schuh understands that in order to continue to provide the excellent services that the citizens of Anne Arundel County expect and deserve, you must hire and retain excellent […]

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Schuh endorsed by Maryland Business for Responsible Governmen

Schuh endorsed by Maryland Business for Responsible Governmen

| October 14, 2014 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel County Executive candidate Steve Schuh was endorsed today by Maryland Business for Responsible Government. “Steve Schuh has earned his stripes in the legislative trenches and has a long, well-established record of voting for a healthy business climate and economy, and against policies that have driven businesses out of our State,” said MBRG President […]

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Peace and justice conference (April 25-26, 2014)

Peace and justice conference (April 25-26, 2014)

| April 13, 2014 | 1 Comment

The 29th Annual Peace, Justice, & Environment Conference, “Peace and Justice through the Generations: Passing the Torch for a Better World,” will be held Friday, April 25th at St. Philips Episcopal Church in Annapolis and Saturday, April 26th at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Annapolis. Sponsored by Maryland United for Peace and Justice/Institute for Positive […]

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Expected $2.4 Million ‘Signing Bonus’ For Chosen AACPS Superintendent

Expected $2.4 Million ‘Signing Bonus’ For Chosen AACPS Superintendent

The Anne Arundel County Board of Education is currently conducting a search for the next superintendent to replace interim Superintendent Mamie Perkins.  As has been widely reported, the three finalists are George Arlotto, Maureen McMahon, and Francisco Duran.  The Board plans to appoint the next superintendent at its April 23, 2014 meeting. Two of the […]

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Bagels and…opens new Severna Park location

Bagels and…opens new Severna Park location

| April 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

David Finkelstein, owner of Bagels And.. .is very enthusiastic about accomplishing his goal of serving another area of the County. The original location has operated at 2019 West Street in Annapolis for 31 years and now those delicious bagels and lots more can be enjoyed in Severna Park! The grand opening and ribbon cutting for […]

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Schuh, McConkey Want Elected School Board, Introduce Legislation

Schuh, McConkey Want Elected School Board, Introduce Legislation

| January 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Delegates Steve Schuh and Tony McConkey today co-sponsored legislation requiring members of the Anne Arundel County Board of Education to be elected by the voters. “Our system of appointing school board members is antiquated and ineffective,” Schuh said. “The norm nationwide and in Maryland is to have elected school boards. It is undemocratic for the […]

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Schuh Makes It Official

Schuh Makes It Official

| January 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Delegate Steve Schuh today officially filed paperwork with the Board of Elections to run for Anne Arundel County Executive. “Today we embark on a journey to bring the highest standards of ethics, service and management to Anne Arundel County government,” Schuh said. “My campaign will emphasize the priorities of the citizens of Anne Arundel County, […]

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Schuh Endorsed by Two Former Legislators

Schuh Endorsed by Two Former Legislators

| November 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

Delegate Steve Schuh today announced endorsements by former delegates Elizabeth Smith Anderson and Terry Gilleland. “Steve Schuh grew up in Crofton and knows the issues that are important to West County: balancing growth and economic development while maintaining strong communities. He also values our farms and understands the importance of keeping South County rural,” said […]

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State And Local Leaders Herald Opening Of AAMC Community Health Clinic

State And Local Leaders Herald Opening Of AAMC Community Health Clinic

| November 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

Controversy over healthcare reform?  You won’t find it among the seniors at the Morris H. Blum Senior Apartments in downtown Annapolis. They are among a group of citizens benefitting from a new healthcare reform model that makes care accessible and affordable in their neighborhood. Prompted by legislation passed last year by the Maryland General Assembly […]

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Annapolis Mayor Honors African American Alderpersons

Annapolis Mayor Honors African American Alderpersons

| October 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

In a ceremony yesterday held at the Banneker-Douglass Museum, Annapolis Mayor Cohen honored the work of present, past and future African American Alderpersons. According to a post made by Carl Snowden on the Annapolis Democratic Action Group facebook page. On Sunday, October 27, 2013, 4PM, at the Banneker-Douglass Museum, 84 Franklin Street, Annapolis, Maryland, Mayor Josh […]

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Schuh Endorsed By Former Lt. Governor And GOP Boss

Schuh Endorsed By Former Lt. Governor And GOP Boss

| October 26, 2013 | 0 Comments

Delegate Steve Schuh has announced that he has received the endorsement of former Maryland Lieutenant Governor and Republican National Committee Chairman Michael Steele for Anne Arundel County Executive. “Steve Schuh is a leader in the Republican Party who can help our Party grow as County Executive,” Steele said. “He has paid his dues for many […]

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Schuh Racks Up 100 Endorsements

Schuh Racks Up 100 Endorsements

| August 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

Delegate Steve  announced that 100 Republican leaders have endorsed his campaign for County Executive. “I am honored to have been endorsed for the primary election by so many conservative leaders who know me for my lifelong commitment to limited government, success in business and service to our community,” Schuh said. “These are folks who have […]

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Bello Machre Received $48,000 Grant

Bello Machre Received $48,000 Grant

| February 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

Bello Machre received a $48,312 grant from the Maryland Affordable Housing Trust (MAHT) to provide four permanent emergency generators. These permanent whole-house generators will be installed in four Bello Machre homes that serve a total of 14 individuals. Dr. Robert T. Ireland, President and CEO commented, “We are so grateful to MAHT for this generous […]

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Chesapeake Bay Trust Announces 2013 Awards Winners

Chesapeake Bay Trust Announces 2013 Awards Winners

| February 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

Late last month, the Chesapeake Bay Trust announced the recipients of its 2013 Annual Awards Program at a ceremony held in the Miller Senate Office Building in Annapolis. During the event, more than 150 Chesapeake Bay supporters joined members of the Maryland General Assembly to honor six exceptional teachers, students and individuals for their exceptional […]

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O’Malley: Juvenile Blue Crab Population Highest On Record

O’Malley: Juvenile Blue Crab Population Highest On Record

| April 19, 2012 | 0 Comments

Governor Martin O’Malley today announced the Chesapeake Bay’s juvenile blue crab population is at the highest level on record, and the overall blue crab population is at its highest level since 1993. Joined by stakeholders and elected officials, Governor O’Malley revealed the results of the Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR) annual winter dredge survey […]

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