Tag: Maryland

Neuman signs insurance bill to save County millions

Neuman signs insurance bill to save County millions

| October 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

County Executive Laura Neuman announced she has signed into law Bill 48-14, which allows the county to take advantage of enabling state legislation (HB772, effective July 1, 2014) to invest the county’s Self-Insurance Fund reserves outside of limited, low-yielding public monies vehicles. The new policy enables the county to invest in instruments with higher returns […]

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Tickets still available for Mermaid’s Kiss

Tickets still available for Mermaid’s Kiss

| September 30, 2014 | 2 Comments

More than 400 people are expected to attend the 2014 Mermaid’s Kiss Oyster Fest at the National Aquarium in Baltimore on Thursday, October 2.  Ten area restaurants, including Spike Gjerde’s Woodberry Kitchen and Brian Voltaggio’s Volt, will serve signature dishes at the event.  The fresh seafood for these delicious tastings will be donated by Profish […]

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Upcoming special events at Maryland Hall

Upcoming special events at Maryland Hall

| September 30, 2014 | 2 Comments

You are invited to a Wine Tasting and Gallery Viewing Party on Friday, October 3 from 7-9 pm.  Enjoy wine and heavy hors d’oeuvres while browsing the galleries and the brand new theater!  The Wine Tasting is sponsored by the Young Patrons Group at Maryland Hall; you must be 21 to attend.  Proceeds from the […]

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MD State Archives Family History Festival this weekend (FREE)

MD State Archives Family History Festival this weekend (FREE)

| September 29, 2014 | 2 Comments

October is American Archives Month, and the Maryland State Archives will be celebrating by hosting a free Family History Festival on Saturday, October 4, 2014 from 10:00am to 4:00pm in Annapolis.  This open house-style event will feature: Expert lectures on genealogy, history, and archival research: Demonstrations on caring for your own family papers and photos; […]

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Street Art at Maryland Theatre for the Performing Arts

Street Art at Maryland Theatre for the Performing Arts

| September 29, 2014 | 1 Comment

Street Art is any visual art developed in Public Spaces. Found in streets all around the world, this art form is a direct communication between their creators and the public at large. Today, Street Art may be consider the most powerful, current, and valorized art movement in existence. The strength and beauty of Street Art […]

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Be The Band competition this weekend

Be The Band competition this weekend

| September 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Chesapeake Arts Center, a non-profit, community art center, will host its first “Be the Band” competition on Saturday, October 4th in the Studio 194 Theatre located at 194 Hammonds Lane, Brooklyn Park, Maryland 21125. Doors open at 4:00pm, show will start at 4:30pm.Tickets are available by calling the Box Office at 410-636-6597 or online […]

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Annapolis Police One Mile Challenge

Annapolis Police One Mile Challenge

| September 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis City Police Department will host the 5th annual One Mile Challenge on Saturday, October 4, 2014 through the Annapolis Historic District. The One Mile Challenge will benefit Special Olympics Maryland (SOMD), which provides year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports events for Maryland’s children and adults with intellectual […]

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EYC Lights Parade scheduled for December 13th

EYC Lights Parade scheduled for December 13th

| September 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Eastport Yacht Club Lights Parade, one of Annapolis’ signature events for more than 30 years, is just around the corner! The parade bursts upon the Annapolis waterfront with up to 40 boats of all shapes and sizes, power and sail, brightly decorated with thousands of lights and crewed by jolly revelers. This festive maritime […]

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Hyattsville man arrested in murder of Nicole Burgess

Hyattsville man arrested in murder of Nicole Burgess

| September 29, 2014 | 1 Comment

UPDATE:  Full release from Anne Arundel County Police Department: Since the murder occurred, the Anne Arundel County Police Department’s Homicide Unit has worked diligently to solve the murder of Nicole Burgess. Homicide detectives interviewed countless witnesses and sorted through numerous pieces of evidence. Evidence from the crime scene was pieced together. That was coupled with […]

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Quiet Waters Park to present a solo show  by Raleigh Schein

Quiet Waters Park to present a solo show by Raleigh Schein

| September 28, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Friends of Quiet Waters Park will present a solo art exhibition, Connections in Light and Shadow by Maryland painter, Raleigh Schein. She will debut this significant, new body of work at an Opening Reception on October 26th, from 2 to 4 PM, in the Galleries at Quiet Waters Park in Annapolis, Maryland. The show […]

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Jalopyrama coming to Armory in October

Jalopyrama coming to Armory in October

| September 27, 2014 | 2 Comments

This year’s Jalopyrama will be held on Saturday October 25th at the Annapolis Maryland National Guard Armory.  The show will continue to be a benefit show for the Providence Center of Anne Arundel County, Maryland and a local chapter of the Knights of Columbus.   The show is open to all 1962 and earlier American made traditional hot rods, customs, […]

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Lipstick & Liquor: Secrets in the Suburbs

Lipstick & Liquor: Secrets in the Suburbs

| September 26, 2014 | 1 Comment

Chrysalis House, Inc. based in Crownsville, Maryland is proud to announce that they will be hosting a movie screening of “Lipstick & Liquor: Secrets in the Suburbs” on Thursday, November 20, 2014 at Indian Creek Upper School. The event will begin with a reception with light refreshments at 6:00 pm. The film, based on true-life accounts […]

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Schuh endorsed by County sheriffs

Schuh endorsed by County sheriffs

| September 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

County Executive candidate Steve Schuh has been endorsed by Anne Arundel County’s Sheriff’s Sergeants. “The Anne Arundel County Sheriff’s Sergeants Association is pleased to endorse Mr. Steve Schuh in the November general election for County Executive of Anne Arundel County,” said Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 106 President, Deputy Sgt. Christopher Rhodes. “Our membership is […]

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AAMC receives quality improvement award

AAMC receives quality improvement award

| September 24, 2014 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel Medical Center (AAMC)  recently received the 2014 Delmarva Foundation Excellence Award for its quality improvement efforts. The honor was awarded to two dozen individual Maryland hospitals that excel in patient safety and quality improvement. To receive the award from Delmarva Foundation for Medical Care and the Medicare Quality Improvement Organization for Maryland, the […]

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Chamber names new Director of Marketing and Communications

Chamber names new Director of Marketing and Communications

| September 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis and Anne Arundel County Chamber of Commerce (AAACCC) announced today that Cathy Shaw has joined their team as Director, Marketing and Communications. She is responsible for the AAACCC’s overall communications, marketing, and membership development efforts with a focus on advancing the organization’s strategic objectives and serving member needs. Shaw comes to AAACCC from […]

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Arundel Lodge artists featured at Gallery 90

Arundel Lodge artists featured at Gallery 90

| September 23, 2014 | 2 Comments

A selection of artwork by Arundel Lodge  artists will be on display in Hospice of the Chesapeake’s Gallery 90, a partnership between the nonprofit and the Maryland Federation of Art formed to create a harmonious work environment for Hospice of the Chesapeake administrative staff and visiting nurses, caregivers and volunteers who work directly with patients […]

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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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Rutgers defeats Navy, 31-24

Rutgers defeats Navy, 31-24

| September 21, 2014 | 2 Comments

Editor’s N0te: Due to a family emergency, we were unable to bring you live coverage of the game on Saturday. As usual, Kevin Carroll was on the field for us capturing phenomenal photos.  For details on the game, please see Bill Wagner’s column in the Capital.  But be sure to tune in your mobile device or […]

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School of Rock opens in Gambrills

School of Rock opens in Gambrills

| September 20, 2014 | 1 Comment

It’s not your average music school. School of Rock, the leader in performance-based music education, has opened a new location in Gambrills, Maryland. School of Rock teaches music that students love to play and audiences love to hear. In addition to individual music instruction on guitar, bass, vocals, keyboards and/or drums, students learn how to […]

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Police make arrest in morning Crofton murder

Police make arrest in morning Crofton murder

| September 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

On September 19, 2014 at approximately 9:40 a.m. officers from the Anne Arundel County Police Western District responded to a report of a stabbing at 1575 Underwood Road in Crofton, Maryland. Upon arrival, officers located a male victim, later identified as Adam Ussery, 25, inside of the home suffering from an apparent stab wound to […]

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Meet the Artist: Lexi Pline at Aloft BWI

Meet the Artist: Lexi Pline at Aloft BWI

| September 19, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Aloft BWI hotel and the Chesapeake Arts Center is holding a Free “Meet the Artist Reception” featuring photographer Lexi Pline on Thursday, September 25, 2014 from 5:30-7:30pm at the Aloft BWI hotel located at 1741 West Nursery Road, Linthicum, Maryland 21090. Lexi Pline is a senior student at The Performing and Visual Arts Magnet […]

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Eastport Yacht Club 8th Annual Boat Show Bash

Eastport Yacht Club 8th Annual Boat Show Bash

| September 19, 2014 | 2 Comments

The 8th Annual Eastport Yacht Club Boat Show Bash is scheduled for Saturday, October 11, 6-11pm.  This Block Party is open to the public with live music, food and beverage. The raffle and silent auction proceeds will be shared between two 501(c)3 organizations, the Anne Arundel CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates for kids) and the […]

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