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Patient First offers allergy tips

Patient First offers allergy tips

| April 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Spring is here and so is spring allergy season.  You can expect a “pollen explosion” this month, according to the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America.  Allergists predict “a robust pollen season” so people need to have a treatment plan ready. Tree pollen is the biggest cause of spring allergies.  Combine tree pollen with the […]

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Prescription pill take-back day (April 26, 2014)

Prescription pill take-back day (April 26, 2014)

| April 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

On April 26, 2014, The Anne Arundel County Police Department will again participate in the National Prescription Drug Take-Back Initiative. This initiative, supervised by DEA, will coordinate a collaborative effort with state and local law enforcement agencies focused on removing potentially dangerous controlled substances from our nation’s medicine cabinets. This eighth national “take-back day” will […]

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The Great Give is coming (May 7-8, 2014)

The Great Give is coming (May 7-8, 2014)

| April 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

The goal of the Great Give is to raise awareness of local charities, generate mission-critical operating funds from their current donors while showcasing them to new donors, provide charities the chance to earn additional cash prizes and inspire and strengthen a “Give Local” spirit among the generous citizens, businesses and organizations that call Anne Arundel […]

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In Vino Veritas returning to St. John’s (April 25, 26, 2014)

In Vino Veritas returning to St. John’s (April 25, 26, 2014)

| April 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

In Vino Veritas–in wine, there is truth.  This year marks the third for the event for oenophiles. Experience the Grand Tasting as well as in depth workshops and seminars. 200+ wines and 15+ wineries will be represented in this must-do event for wine lovers! In Vino Veritas: Raising the Bar for Regional Wine Events April […]

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Hiring? AACC wants you for their job fair (May 29, 2014)

Hiring? AACC wants you for their job fair (May 29, 2014)

| April 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel Community College will host its annual spring job fair from noon to 4 p.m. Thursday, May 29, in the David S. Jenkins Gymnasium on the Arnold campus. The event is open to all job seekers and typically attracts more than 1,000 students, alumni and county residents. Participating private employers and government agencies expected […]

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Another bicyclist struck on Anne Arundel County roadways

Another bicyclist struck on Anne Arundel County roadways

| April 13, 2014 | 1 Comment

On April 12, 2014 at approximately 1030 hours a 1999 Chevrolet was traveling south on Solomon’s Island Road just north of Sothern High school. The driver was distracted by other occupants in the vehicle and traveled into the shoulder portion of the roadway striking a bicyclist.  The operator of the bicycle separated from the bike […]

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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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Goshen Farm Preservation Society open house and garden party (April12, 2014)

Goshen Farm Preservation Society open house and garden party (April12, 2014)

| April 9, 2014 | 1 Comment

Back in Cape St. Claire, there is a farmhouse that is being saved. The Goshen Farm. The Goshen Farm Preservation Society, Inc. was established in 2006 to safeguard and restore the historic Goshen Farm and its surrounding property for residents of the Broadneck Peninsula and Anne Arundel County. Goshen farm is currently owned by the […]

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President Clinton addresses Mids at USNA Forrestal Lecture Series

President Clinton addresses Mids at USNA Forrestal Lecture Series

| April 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Former President William Jefferson Clinton was in town this afternoon to speak to the Midshipmen of the United States Naval Academy.  The address was part of the Forrestal Lecture Series. The address was attended by the Brigade of Midshipmen (4,400) and several hundred delegates who were shuttled from a foreign affairs conference which was being […]

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County businesses win SBA awards

County businesses win SBA awards

| April 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

The winners of the 2014 Maryland Small Business Week Awards Program were announced late last month by Stephen D. Umberger, District Director of the U.S. Small Business Administration’s (SBA) Baltimore District Office. Winners will be honored at the 30th Annual Maryland Small Business Week Awards Luncheon Thursday, May 15th at Martin’s West in Woodlawn, Md. […]

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Get ready for the 4th Annual Naptown BarBAYq (May 3-4, 2014)

Get ready for the 4th Annual Naptown BarBAYq (May 3-4, 2014)

| April 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Plans are well underway for the 4rd Annual Naptown barBAYq Contest & Music Festival, to be held Saturday, May 3th and Sunday, May 4th, at the Anne Arundel County Fairgrounds, in Crownsville, MD. The Festival is a family affair and will feature food, libations, continuous live music from three stages, activities for all ages, arts and crafts vendors, […]

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Annapolis restaurants clean up with restaurant awards

Annapolis restaurants clean up with restaurant awards

| April 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Restaurant Association of Maryland is excited to announce the winners of the 60th Annual McCormick & Company Stars of the Industry Awards. The Gala Celebration and Awards presentation took place Sunday, April 6, 2014 at the Hyatt Regency Chesapeake Bay in Cambridge, Maryland.  Over twenty-five thousand members of Maryland’s dining public voted for their […]

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Panel: critical ethical issues in medical care (May 4, 2014)

Panel: critical ethical issues in medical care (May 4, 2014)

| April 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

On Sunday May 4, 2014 at 10:00am, Congregation Kneseth Israel hosts a panel discussion about critical ethical issues in medical care.  The panel moderated by Dr. David Krimins and will discuss situations doctors encountered in their practice and the choices the patients and families had to make.  In addition to Dr. Krimins, panelists include Dr. […]

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That’s a lot of crabs! Rotary announces grants.

That’s a lot of crabs! Rotary announces grants.

| April 7, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Rotary Club of Annapolis has announced grants totaling $71,200 from the net proceeds of the August 2013 World’s Largest Crab Feast. The club received requests from 72 non-profits for nearly $186,000. It was able to fund 38 of the requests, says Elaine Shanley, past club president and grants committee chairman, of Annapolis. Most of […]

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David Wax Museum playing 930 Club on April 8th

David Wax Museum playing 930 Club on April 8th

| April 6, 2014 | 1 Comment

When future music historians look back at the strong currents circulating between the Americas in the 21st century, they will find Los Lobos, Calexico, and a charismatic, lanky Missourian singing tight harmony with a Southern belle rattling the jawbone of a donkey. David Wax and Suz Slezak form the artistic core of the David Wax […]

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Eastport Gallery to move out of Annapolis (April 5-30, 2014)

Eastport Gallery to move out of Annapolis (April 5-30, 2014)

| April 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

We just received this note from Joanie Surette, the owner of the Eastport Gallery on Fourth Street.  The gallery was a personal favorite and will be missed. But we wish her all the best in the new venture in South County! After a great run, The Eastport Gallery will be closing its doors at the […]

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Ralph Crosby: Lessons learned in a lifetime of marketing

Ralph Crosby: Lessons learned in a lifetime of marketing

| April 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

Get Marketing and PR Lessons from an Annapolis Icon Ralph Crosby to Discuss “Lessons Learned in a Lifetime of Marketing” Including: Social Media is the PR Person’s Ticket into the Executive Suite Journalists are the PR Person’s Most Important Customer Thursday, April 10, noon-1:30 p.m. Thomas Point Room Loews Annapolis Hotel, 126 West St., Annapolis Learn […]

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Mayor Pantelides honors K&B True Value on 40th anniversary

Mayor Pantelides honors K&B True Value on 40th anniversary

| March 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

On Saturday, K&B True Value celebrated 40 years of service to the community.  The open house was a celebration of being a valued member of the community and featured a partnership with the Anne Arundel County SPCA. The event featured food, games, demonstrations of new products and plenty of sale items. Annapolis Mayor Mike Pantelides […]

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8 veterans complete Project Opportunity

8 veterans complete Project Opportunity

| March 29, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Anne Arundel Workforce Development Corporation (AAWDC)  announced that eight veterans have successfully completed the Project Opportunity training program and graduated in a ceremony at the Youth Employment Center in Glen Burnie on Tuesday, March 18. The graduates are: Howard Biddle, Janeen Birkhead, Patricia Buckley, Greg Coster, Chuck Davis, Regina Gillens, Jason Harris and Emma […]

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Cleo’s Fine Oils featured in Annapolis Film Festival documentary

Cleo’s Fine Oils featured in Annapolis Film Festival documentary

| March 29, 2014 | 1 Comment

Journeying from olive trees nestled in the rolling hills of Umbria, Italy, to Cleo’s Fine Oils in the Annapolis Towne Centre and ending in a Severna Park family kitchen, “What’s In Your Bottle?,” is a documentary study of environmental consumerism making its debut at the Annapolis Film Festival on March 29. Filmmaker Jessica Paholsky of […]

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AACPS narrows Superintendent choice to 3 candidates

AACPS narrows Superintendent choice to 3 candidates

| March 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Board of Education of Anne Arundel County today announced it has narrowed the field of candidates for the next Superintendent of Anne Arundel County Public Schools to three following interviews with six semifinalists last weekend. The finalists are: Dr. George Arlotto, Chief of Staff and former Associate Superintendent for School Performance, Anne Arundel County […]

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Edgewater Elementary to host 1st golf tournament in April

Edgewater Elementary to host 1st golf tournament in April

| March 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Edgewater Elementary School has announced their First Annual EES Golf Classic at Eisenhower Golf Course in Annapolis, MD on Friday, April 25, 2014. Come on out and join us for a fantastic day playing the links! Schedule for the day: Registration: 11:30-12:45 Lunch: 11:30 – 12:45 Golf: 1:00-5:00 Dinner: 4:30-6:30 Registration Includes: Greens Fee and […]

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