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Library events galore for Mother’s Day

Library events galore for Mother’s Day

| May 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

Kids will be able to take home a handmade card or craft for mom, grandma or someone special this Mother’s Day if they attend any of eight events across the Anne Arundel County Public Library (AACPL) system next week. In addition to making crafts, kids who attend Mother’s Day events at the Annapolis, Brooklyn Park […]

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Jury finds man guilty in Severn shooting

Jury finds man guilty in Severn shooting

| May 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel County State’s Attorney Wes Adams announced that an Anne Arundel County jury  found 22-year-old James Hawthorne guilty on six counts related to firing a weapon in a Severn community last fall. The verdict was announced earlier this week. After a three day trial and three hours of deliberation, the jury found James Hawthorne […]

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St. John’s celebrates 3 centuries of silver in Annapolis

St. John’s celebrates 3 centuries of silver in Annapolis

| May 2, 2015 | 1 Comment

In celebration of the 25th anniversary of the Mitchell Gallery at St. John’s College, the community is invited to the special event “Three Centuries of Silver in Annapolis: Creating, Collecting, Cherishing.”  Participants will explore the integral role that silver objects played in the history of our city, state, and nation—from the colonial era to American naval […]

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Still time to register online for SPCA’s Walk for the Animals

Still time to register online for SPCA’s Walk for the Animals

| May 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

Tomorrow, May 3rd the SPCA of Anne Arundel County will celebrate its 24th annual Walk & Run for the Animals event at Quiet Waters Park from 8am to 1pm. Last year’s event saw over 2,000 participants along with their four-legged companions, and even more are expected this year to help the SPCA reach the goal […]

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May the fourth be with you at the library

May the fourth be with you at the library

| May 1, 2015 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel County Public Library (AACPL) is celebrating the Star Wars phenomenon with a pair of events on May 4. At Brooklyn Park Community Library, children and families are welcome to wear their favorite Star Wars-themed costumes as they meet and mingle with fellow Star Wars enthusiasts for the May the Fourth Be With You […]

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1 dead, 5 injured after Route 50 accident in Annapolis

1 dead, 5 injured after Route 50 accident in Annapolis

| May 1, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Anne Arundel County Fire Department responded to an accident on Route 50 eastbound between Route 665 and the West Street (MD450) exit around 12:50 pm. They located a single vehicle that  had rolled over several times. An adult female was ejected and deceased at the scene. Additionally, a 35 year old female was transported to Johns Hopkins […]

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Schuh’s new budget for County honors campaign promises

Schuh’s new budget for County honors campaign promises

| May 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

County Executive Steve Schuh today unveiled his budget plan designed to make Anne Arundel County the best place to live, work, and start a business in Maryland. “Our people, our economy and the presence of so many critical assets have brought Anne Arundel County to the verge statewide leadership in Maryland,” said Schuh.  “This budget […]

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Rotary grants Chrysalis House funds for new commercial kitchen appliances

Rotary grants Chrysalis House funds for new commercial kitchen appliances

| May 1, 2015 | 1 Comment

The recently reopened Chrysalis House has several brand new commercial kitchen appliances, thanks to a $10,000 grant from the Rotary Club of Annapolis Foundation. The shelter for women recovering from addiction and abuse and their children was severely damaged when a water pipe broke in January. The residents had to flee in the middle of […]

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Eye On Annapolis & friends heading to BAROAK for special beer dinner

Eye On Annapolis & friends heading to BAROAK for special beer dinner

| April 30, 2015 | 1 Comment

The BAROAK team is looking for some “drinking buddies” on May 11! I’m teaming up with Chef Teddy Folkman, Naptown Pint, The Beer Spy, local food writer Diana Love of  Foraging for Flavor, for a five course Beer Dinner. Each of us selected a beer, (and to Naptown Pint’s chagrin, I selected the Bud Light–well mostly […]

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AACC to host Crime, Violence, and Mental Illness conference

AACC to host Crime, Violence, and Mental Illness conference

| April 30, 2015 | 1 Comment

You hear the news. It’s happened again. Someone with a mental illness has committed a violent act and families’ lives are changed forever. To discuss how to identify those at risk and proven ways to reduce the likelihood of these tragic events, Anne Arundel Community College has gathered experts in public safety, psychology, mental illness […]

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Community Action Agency celebrating 50 years of service

Community Action Agency celebrating 50 years of service

| April 29, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Anne Arundel County Community Action Agency is celebrating its 50th Anniversary by hosting an event showcasing its history and service to the community.  The celebration will be taking place from 6-10 p.m. on May 15th at the Doubletree Annapolis, and will feature national recording artist, Art Sherrod, Jr.  Anne Arundel County Executive Steve Schuh […]

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Weichert Realtors welcomes Sandy Howard

Weichert Realtors welcomes Sandy Howard

| April 29, 2015 | 1 Comment

WEICHERT, REALTORS® – Platinum Service, covering the Baltimore-Washington Metropolitan area, is proud to announce Sandy Howard has joined their office as a real estate agent. Howard is serving property buyers and sellers in the Baltimore area. “We’re thrilled to have Sandy on our team of real estate specialists,” said Manager Donale Bernarding. “Armed with a […]

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Providence Center announces annual golf tournament

Providence Center announces annual golf tournament

| April 28, 2015 | 1 Comment

Providence Center, a non-profit organization that serves adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities in Anne Arundel County, announced today that its 23rd Annual Moran Golf Classic will be held on June 1st at Queenstown Harbor in Queenstown.  The Classic will once again be presented by Severna Park-based Moran Insurance and Chiron Technology Services, Inc., a […]

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Crofton Village Garden Club flower show

Crofton Village Garden Club flower show

| April 28, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Crofton Village Garden Club will present a flower show “School Life 1950″ on Saturday, May 16, from 1 to 4 pm, at the Crofton Community Library, 1681 Riedel Road, Crofton, Maryland 21114. Admission is free and the show is open to the public. Everyone is welcome! The displays will feature floral designs, horticultural specimens, […]

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Optimists bringing Cole Brothers Circus to town

Optimists bringing Cole Brothers Circus to town

| April 28, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Annapolis Optimist Club is bringing The Cole Bros. Circus -To The Max, to Anne Arundel County Fairgrounds on May 6 & 7, 2015!    An amazing assemblage of animal and human performers headline a once-in-a-lifetime Celebration of the Amazing, all under the giant big top! Proceeds for this  fundraiser go to local Optimist youth programs like scholarships, […]

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BarBAYq goes greener

BarBAYq goes greener

| April 27, 2015 | 1 Comment

The barBAYq has endeavored to be green for several years, recycling “paper, plastics, glass, metal” thru the County’s recycling program.  The County has provided dumpsters and 55-gal containers at no cost to the Parole Rotary, and has helped in past years with signage.  Last year two 40-foot dumpsters were filled with material that was recycled instead of […]

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Motorcycle Ride for Life scheduled for May 9th

Motorcycle Ride for Life scheduled for May 9th

| April 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Pregnancy Clinic will host the 1st Ride for Life, a 90-mile scenic motorcycle ride, on Saturday May 9th, 2015. The Ride for Life raises funds and awareness for the work of the Pregnancy Clinic, a faith-based, medical non-profit, offering a comprehensive range of totally free services including pregnancy testing, ultrasound, STD/HIV testing, counseling, community resources, […]

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VisitAnnapolis to launch major tourism initiative

VisitAnnapolis to launch major tourism initiative

| April 25, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Annapolis & Anne Arundel County Conference and Visitors Bureau (AAACCVB), Maryland State Senator John Astle, Anne Arundel County Executive Steve Schuh, Annapolis Mayor Mike Pantelides and U.S. Travel Association Executive Vice President Gary Oster will jointly announce a major new AAACCVB tourism initiative during a Travel and Tourism Day celebration at Rams Head On […]

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2 local businesses honored for partnerships with Anne Arundel schools

2 local businesses honored for partnerships with Anne Arundel schools

| April 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel Medical Center (AAMC) and E.W. Print and Design were named Business Partners of the Year by the Annapolis and Anne Arundel County Chamber of Commerce (AAACCC) and Anne Arundel County Public Schools (AACPS) at Wednesday night’s 29th Annual Excellence in Education Awards. Each year, businesses across the county are nominated by AACPS for […]

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Pints for Paws to benefit the SPCA this Friday Night

Pints for Paws to benefit the SPCA this Friday Night

| April 23, 2015 | 1 Comment

As Annapolis Beer Week continues to roll, mark your calendar for Friday night! Celebrate Naptown’s great homebrewing scene and contribution to Maryland craft beer while helping a local charity–the SPCA of Anne Arundel County and the Pints for Paws Homebrew and Craft Brew Festival! The Annapolis Homebrew Club hosts this Annapolis Beer Week event celebrating […]

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Rams Head On Stage bringing Herb Alpert and Lani Hall to Maryland Hall

Rams Head On Stage bringing Herb Alpert and Lani Hall to Maryland Hall

| April 23, 2015 | 1 Comment

Rams Head Promotions announces Herb Alpert & Lani Hall on Thursday, June 18th at The Maryland Hall for Creative Arts in Annapolis, Md.  Tickets go on sale Wednesday, April 22nd at 12pm. Herb and Lani will be playing songs from their recent releases together, Steppin Out and In The Mood along with their band, Michael […]

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Solar Energy World hosts solar-powered Earth Day celebration

Solar Energy World hosts solar-powered Earth Day celebration

| April 22, 2015 | 1 Comment

Solar Energy World has announced its April 25 Solar-Powered Earth Day Celebration. This family friendly celebration and workshop will take place from 11:00 am -3:00 pm at Solar Energy World headquarters in Elkridge, MD. Speakers will include Trisha Sheehan, the Regional Field Manager for Moms Clean Air Force. The celebration will focus on solar energy […]

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