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Open house at Cox Creek Containment Facility (April 26, 2014)

Open house at Cox Creek Containment Facility (April 26, 2014)

| April 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Maryland Port Administration (MPA) is hosting a family-friendly open house at its Cox Creek Dredge Material Containment Facility on Saturday, April 26, 2014 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Cox Creek is specially designed to receive dredged sediment from Baltimore Harbor.  During the open house, there will be free family interactive activities, a chance […]

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K&B True Value offers fundraising program

K&B True Value offers fundraising program

| April 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

K&B True Value is pleased to offer local non-profit and youth organizations a unique no-risk fundraising opportunity: “Popcorn for a Purpose.” K&B True Value will set an organization up at the front of the store at a table with the store’s popcorn machine, supplies, and a donation jar. The organization’s volunteer(s) operates the popcorn machine […]

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Science magic at AACC

Science magic at AACC

| April 21, 2014 | 1 Comment

Behold the Magic at AACC’s Spring Science Night Prepare to see amazing feats before your very eyes. Is it magic? Not really. It’s science and Anne Arundel Community College science faculty members are staging Spring Science Night 2014 on April 23 to show young and old how much fun science can be. The public can […]

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New Horizons Supported Services golf tournament (May 2, 2014)

New Horizons Supported Services golf tournament (May 2, 2014)

| April 19, 2014 | 1 Comment

New Horizons Supported Services, Inc. and the Greater Bowie Chamber of Commerce are jointly hosting “A Fairway to Help” Golf Tournament on Friday, May 2, 2014, at the Bowie Golf & Country Club, 7420 Laurel-Bowie Road, Bowie, MD. The cost is $125 per player and $450 per foursome. Registration is at 8:00 am with a […]

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Les Miserables to benefit teen suicide awareness

Les Miserables to benefit teen suicide awareness

| April 19, 2014 | 1 Comment

Broadneck High School will be presenting Les Miserables on Thursday, April 24th. The student produced program will directly benefit a local sucice awareness group–Youth Suicide Awareness Action Team.  The performance will be at the Chesapeake Arts Center in Brooklyn Park at 7pm.  Tickets are available in advance or at the door. In 2008, in the […]

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Man shot overnight in Annapolis

Man shot overnight in Annapolis

| April 19, 2014 | 1 Comment

UPDATE:  The Annapolis Police Department has issued the following statement: On Saturday, April 19, 2014 at 2:50 am, officers responded to the area of W. Washington St and Town Pines Ct for a report of a shooting.  Upon officers arrival, they located the victim who was suffering from a gunshot wound to the shoulder.  The […]

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Nakamatsu to join ASO for Rachmaninov performance (May 2-3, 2014)

Nakamatsu to join ASO for Rachmaninov performance (May 2-3, 2014)

| April 18, 2014 | 1 Comment

Award winning pianist Jon Nakamatsu will join the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra (ASO) to perform Sergei Rachmaninov’s Piano Concerto No. 3 on Friday, May 2 and Saturday, May 3, 2014 at 8:00 pm at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts.  Music Director José-Luis Novo will also lead the orchestra in performances of Jesús Guridi’s Diez Melodías […]

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Local teen raised $800 for Cats R Us feline rescue

Local teen raised $800 for Cats R Us feline rescue

| April 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Earlier this month, Annapolis teen, Josalyn Bonney (14) announced the winners in a month long raffle in support of area feline rescue Cats R Us. The raffle raised $812 to purchase a microchip scanner and 100 chips through Chip FurKeeps, a collaborative effort between PetFinder and Home Again to provide microchips to shelters around the […]

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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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