Tag: Posttraumatic stress disorder

AACC’s Felton honored as Black History Hero

AACC’s Felton honored as Black History Hero

| February 9, 2016 | 1 Comment

James A. Felton III, chief diversity officer at Anne Arundel Community College, was selected as a Black History Hero by the Md. Washington Minority Companies Association as part of the Maryland Live! Casino’s Black History Month Celebration. The award will be presented at the celebration Feb. 25 at the Ram’s Head Center Stage at Maryland […]

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Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Breakfast to honor community leaders

Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Breakfast to honor community leaders

| January 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

Seven civic leaders and educators who best emulate the spirit and mission of the late Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. will receive awards Jan. 18 at the 35th annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Breakfast at Anne Arundel Community College. This year’s theme, “In the Face of Adversity, We March On,” is highlighted by […]

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2nd Annual MLK parade scheduled for Monday in Annapolis

2nd Annual MLK parade scheduled for Monday in Annapolis

| January 13, 2016 | 0 Comments

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides invites residents to the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Annual Dream to Reality Parade on Monday, January 18, kicking off from Amos Garrett Boulevard at noon. The parade will travel down West Street to Church Circle, around the circle to Main Street, down Main Street, and end at City Dock. Streets […]

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St. John’s concert honors the life and legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr.

St. John’s concert honors the life and legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr.

| January 8, 2016 | 2 Comments

Join the St. John’s community as some of the finest regional vocalists, including the Singing Sensations, the All-Children’s Chorus of Annapolis, Gospel Truth, Chozen, and the St. John’s College King Celebration Chorus, perform inspiring gospel spirituals at the ninth annual “Lift Every Voice” concert honoring the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. […]

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Annapolis Rotary awards more than $50K to Connected Warrior Foundation

Annapolis Rotary awards more than $50K to Connected Warrior Foundation

| June 24, 2015 | 1 Comment

Annapolis Rotary Club President Marshall Larner, from left, and Black Tie and Diamonds Gala Co-chairmen Dave Cordle and Elaine Shanley donate a $56,517.35 check to Jim Leckinger, director of programs at the Connected Warrior Foundation.  Established in 2012, the foundation serves the needs of returning injured veterans by providing them with Android-based computer tablets, enabling […]

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Jonathan Shay to deliver memorial lecture at St. John’s College

Jonathan Shay to deliver memorial lecture at St. John’s College

| April 13, 2015 | 1 Comment

Jonathan Shay, MD, PhD, acclaimed author of Achilles in Vietnam  will deliver the 2015 Kristensen Memorial Lecture entitled, Homer on Military Leadership, on April 15th 2015 at 8pm in the Francis Scott Key Auditorium at St. John’s College, Annapolis, Maryland. It is free and open to the public. Dr. Shay is a forceful and passionate advocate […]

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Hockey for Heroes – March 13-14

Hockey for Heroes – March 13-14

| February 26, 2015 | 1 Comment

Navy Youth Hockey Association is hosting the second annual Hockey for Heroes to honor and celebrate our American heroes — our veterans — at the USNA McMullen Ice Arena, Friday, March 13 – Saturday, March 14. The opening ceremony is Friday, March 13 at 7:00 pm. Hockey for Heroes is a 24-hour, around-the-clock hockey tournament to raise […]

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Black Tie & Diamonds tickets on sale now

Black Tie & Diamonds tickets on sale now

| February 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

Tickets are on sale now for 12th annual Black Tie and Diamonds gala hosted by the Rotary Club of Annapolis. The benefit will be held from 6 to 10 p.m. Saturday, March7, 2015, at Westin Hotel, Westgate Circle, in Annapolis. This year’s beneficiary will be the Connected Warrior Foundation. Established in 2012, the foundation has […]

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Black Tie & Diamonds tickets on sale now!

Black Tie & Diamonds tickets on sale now!

| November 29, 2014 | 1 Comment

Tickets for tables of 10 are on sale now for 12th annual Black Tie and Diamonds gala hosted by the Rotary Club of Annapolis. The benefit will be held from 6 to 10 p.m. Saturday, March7, 2015, at Westin Hotel, Westgate Circle, in Annapolis. This year’s beneficiary will be the Connected Warriors Foundation. The goal […]

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Claude AnShin Thomas, Zen Monk, returns to Annapolis, offers three events

Claude AnShin Thomas, Zen Monk, returns to Annapolis, offers three events

| April 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

Claude AnShin Thomas, a Zen Buddhist Monk, veteran with two Purple Hearts from Vietnam, author of At Hell’s Gate, offers three events at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Annapolis, 333 Dubois Rd. Claude AnShin fled a childhood of abuse by enlisting in the army at seventeen, returning from Vietnam with undiagnosed PTSD, and sinking into addiction. […]

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5K run and dog walk to support veterans

5K run and dog walk to support veterans

| April 2, 2014 | 1 Comment

America’s VetDogs® – The Veteran’s K-9 Corps® (www.VetDogs.org) is excited to host the Fourth Annual Annapolis 5K Run & Dog Walk (www.5K.vetdogs.org) to benefit America’s VetDogs, a non-profit organization that provides guide and service dogs, free of charge, to disabled veterans of all eras at no cost to them. The event takes place at Quiet Waters Park in Annapolis, Maryland on Sunday, […]

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Ultimate Boot Camp Challenge Scheduled For May 10th

Ultimate Boot Camp Challenge Scheduled For May 10th

| January 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

Registration is now open for the First Ultimate Boot Camp Challenge by Ignyte Fitness on May 10, 2014. This is the first time an event like this is being held in this area, and we hope to make this an annual event at Camp Letts. This unique challenge allows participants in a two hour course to test their […]

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Ignyte Fitness Presents Ultimate Boot Camp Challenge

Ignyte Fitness Presents Ultimate Boot Camp Challenge

| November 2, 2013 | 0 Comments

Registration is now open for the First Ultimate Boot Camp Challenge by Ignyte Fitness on May 10, 2014. This is the first time an event like this is being held in this area, and we hope to make this an annual event at Camp Letts. This unique challenge allows participants in a two hour course to test their […]

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Jury Duty Scam

Jury Duty Scam

| March 23, 2012 | 2 Comments

This scam occurs when someone, who claims to be a jury duty coordinator, calls a person to verify they received a summons for jury duty, and that a warrant had been issued for their arrest. If the person states they never received a summons, the scammer asks for their Social Security number and date of […]

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