Tag: National Weather Service

Auditor: County plowed private roads in Gibson Island during recent storm

Auditor: County plowed private roads in Gibson Island during recent storm

| February 15, 2016 | 1 Comment

Citing an “overzealous” employee who wanted to ensure that “the County Executive was dug out,” plows from a contracted snow removal company were sent to the private Gibson Island community on January 22, 2016 to plow for more than three hours. In a letter sent to County Executive Steve Schuh and all Councilmen obtained by […]

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County fire department offers last minute preparation tips

County fire department offers last minute preparation tips

| January 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel County Executive Steven R. Schuh is urging Anne Arundel County residents to make their final preparations now for a dangerous winter storm impacting the area within the next 24 hours. “As the storm gets closer, there is less and less time to prepare,” said Schuh. “I am urging all our citizens to make final preparations for […]

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BGE prepared for storm, issues tips

BGE prepared for storm, issues tips

| January 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

Baltimore Gas and Electric Company (BGE) is closely monitoring and making preparations for the possibility of a significant winter storm forecasted to affect the mid-Atlantic region this weekend.  BGE has been mobilizing field and support personnel to be ready to respond to any potential service interruptions that may be caused by the possibility of heavy, […]

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County issues advice in advance of the 2016 blizzard

County issues advice in advance of the 2016 blizzard

| January 20, 2016 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel County Executive Steven R. Schuh is advising Anne Arundel County residents to prepare now for an approaching winter weather event that is expected to have a significant impact within the area. “Snow and ice can pose serious public safety risks, and the time to make preparations is now,” said County Executive Steve Schuh. “I am asking […]

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City prepares for storm, garages opening for free parking

City prepares for storm, garages opening for free parking

| January 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides is asking all residents to begin preparing for Friday’s winter storm.  While the area may get up to an inch of snow tonight, it is not associated with the major storm expected to arrive in Annapolis later this week.  The National Weather Service has issued a Blizzard Watch from Friday afternoon […]

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Walk for Wishes on April 23rd

Walk for Wishes on April 23rd

| March 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

Make-A-Wish Mid-Atlantic invites individuals to participate in Walk For Wishes® taking place April 23 at the Annapolis Towne Centre in Annapolis, MD. The Maryland community is encouraged to join local wish kids for an evening of family-fun festivities and the walk around the Towne Centre to help grant the wishes of other Maryland children facing […]

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Annapolis City Snow Information

Annapolis City Snow Information

| February 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides announced that City Government offices will open at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, February 13, with Liberal Leave. Employees are permitted to use liberal leave but must contact their supervisors to coordinate staffing. Liberal Leave allows employees to take vacation hours without prior approval from their supervisor. The Office of Emergency Preparedness & Risk […]

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Library Announces Systemwide STEM Education Initiative

Library Announces Systemwide STEM Education Initiative

| September 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

Local children from preschool to high school will explore the world of science and mathematics at their local library branches this fall, thanks to a newly expanded schedule of STEM [Science Technology Engineering Mathematics] programs offered by the Anne Arundel County Public Library (AACPL). Literacy may be the library’s specialty, but AACPL has always offered […]

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Cooling Centers & Pet Information For Coping With Heat

Cooling Centers & Pet Information For Coping With Heat

| July 1, 2012 | 0 Comments

County Executive John R. Leopold today announced that cooling centers will remain open today and local pet stores have offered their facilities to beat the heat as 60,000 homes and businesses remain without power. “We stand ready to help citizens who are most at risk due to the extreme heat and power outages,” County Executive […]

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A Thursday Thumping?

A Thursday Thumping?

| February 23, 2010 | 0 Comments

Major Snow Expected On Thursday This is still developing but the National Weather Service has issued a winter storm watch for late Wednesday night through late Thursday night for snow accumulations greater than 5 inches. Additionally, our friends at Foot’s Forecast are crunching the numbers and expect that this might turn into one last hurrah […]

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Nat’l Weather Service: 10″ – 20″ Expected

Nat’l Weather Service: 10″ – 20″ Expected

| February 8, 2010 | 0 Comments

Where Do you Put It? When you already have about 30″ of snow on the ground, where do you put another 10″ to 20″? The National Weather service, in their 3:00pm report has upgraded the winter storm watch to a warning for the area. Snow is expected to move in late tomorrow afternoon and continue […]

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