Tag: United States

Agencies, community partner on Hilltop Elementary School community garden

Agencies, community partner on Hilltop Elementary School community garden

| July 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Anne Arundel County Department of Recreation and Parks is proud to announce a beneficial partnership with fellow county agencies and community members to build a vegetable garden at Hilltop Elementary School in Glen Burnie.  The garden provides a wonderful opportunity for students and faculty members to integrate nutrition through gardening in elementary classrooms and […]

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Thursday concerts at City Dock

Thursday concerts at City Dock

| July 2, 2014 | 1 Comment

This summer the Annapolis City Dock will be alive with music. All summer long Annapolitans and visitors will be treated to “Thursday Night with the Stars”, featuring the music of local artists. Colonial Players, the city’s premier award winning theatre opens the Stars series on July 3. Songs from past performances such as Annie are […]

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4th of July safety tips from Annapolis Fire Department

4th of July safety tips from Annapolis Fire Department

| July 1, 2014 | 1 Comment

A Fourth of July celebration is traditionally synonymous with beautiful fireworks displays, bright colors and loud pops in the sky.  Fireworks can be safe if used correctly but they can also be responsible for injury if some safety rules are not followed.  As this Fourth of July approaches the Annapolis Fire Department wants to give […]

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Welcome USNA Class of 2018, I-Day tomorrow

Welcome USNA Class of 2018, I-Day tomorrow

| June 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Class of 2018 will be arriving bright and early tomorrow morning at Alumni Hall. Approximately 1200 new plebes will begin their journey at the United States Naval Academy where in four short years, they will graduate as Ensigns in the US Navy or 2nd Lieutenants in the US Marine Corps. But tomorrow, they will […]

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1st Mariner Music Fest coming to Annapolis

1st Mariner Music Fest coming to Annapolis

| June 29, 2014 | 2 Comments

Avergan Foundation has announced their biggest fundraising project to date, the Mariner Music Fest 2014, an all-day event of live music performances at Metropolitan Kitchen and Lounge in Annapolis on July 19th from 12 noon until 12 midnight.www.marinermusicfest.com  ABOUT THE EVENT: MARINER MUSIC FEST 2014 SATURDAY JULY 19TH 12 NOON TO 12 MIDNIGHT BUY TICKETS […]

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Suspected drunk driver hits two bicyclists in Annapolis

Suspected drunk driver hits two bicyclists in Annapolis

| June 28, 2014 | 4 Comments

On June 28, 2014, at approximately 1410 hours, the Anne Arundel County Police Traffic Safety Section responded to a motor vehicle crash involving 2 bicyclists on MD Route 450 near Brice Lane, Annapolis. The investigation determined that a 2011 Nissan operated by, Robin Vera Colbert, 54,  of Annapolis, was traveling south on MD Route 450 […]

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4 bicyclists hit in Anne Arundel County in 30 minute period

4 bicyclists hit in Anne Arundel County in 30 minute period

| June 28, 2014 | 1 Comment

In the span of about 30 minutes, 4 bicyclists were hit by vehicles in Anne Arundel County this afternoon in three separate accidents. The most serious of the accidents sent a man and a woman to shock-trauma after being hit in the 1800 block of Ritchie Highway. This is near Boulter’s Way south of Arnold. […]

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Annapolis man dies in early morning motorcycle accident in Arnold

Annapolis man dies in early morning motorcycle accident in Arnold

| June 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

On June 28, 2014, at approximately 12:01 a.m., the Anne Arundel County Police Traffic Safety Section responded to a motorcycle crash on Green Holly Drive near Ramblewood Drive, Annapolis. The investigation determined that a motorcycle operated by, Forrest Andrew Williams of Annapolis, was traveling south on Green Holly Dr  passing Ramblewood Dr. when it struck […]

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Thank You Festival pulses through Merriweather bringing global good

Thank You Festival pulses through Merriweather bringing global good

| June 28, 2014 | 1 Comment

More than 20,000 festival goers at the Thank You Festival had Merriweather Post Pavilion throbbing and pulsing Thursday night. The Thank You Festival is one of the more unique shows in the area and it celebrates global citizenry through the ever growing EDM music scene. The show featured Tiësto, Above & Beyond, Krewella, Alvin Risk, and more […]

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Free summer camp at Wellness House

Free summer camp at Wellness House

| June 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Registration is now open for Paint Your Rainbow Summer Camp at Wellness House located at 2625 Mas Que Farm Road in Annapolis. This five-day, free summer camp to be held July 7-11, 2014 from 9am-1pm is open to children ages 6-12 who are experiencing cancer in their families. Paint Your Rainbow Summer Camp provides exploration […]

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June is history, July’s First Sunday Arts Festival coming up on July 6

June is history, July’s First Sunday Arts Festival coming up on July 6

| June 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

The entertainment for the next First Sunday Arts Festival (July 6)  in Annapolis, Maryland have been announced.  The streets and parks on West and Calvert Streets in the downtown historic area will be filled with over 100 unique artists and crafters, live bands, dance, street performers, and international outdoor cafes.  The time of the festival is noon to […]

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Kegs & Corks Festival coming August 23rd

Kegs & Corks Festival coming August 23rd

| June 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Tickets are now on sale for the Third Annual Kegs and Corks Beer and Wine Festival on August 23, 2014 at the Anne Arundel County Fairgrounds.  This is a unique festival where Maryland wine and craft beer come together…catering to beer and wine lovers alike. In an effort to promote “buying local,” the festival will once again feature […]

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19th Century sailor’s life explored at CBMM (July 11, 2014)

19th Century sailor’s life explored at CBMM (July 11, 2014)

| June 26, 2014 | 1 Comment

Join the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (CBMM) in St. Michaels, MD, on July 11 as historians Matthew and Juliann Krogh present two living history programs exploring the highlights and challenges of a sailor’s life during the early 19th century. From 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Friday, July 11, the “It’s a Sailor’s Life for […]

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FOUND FOUND — Police searching for missing Lothian man

FOUND FOUND — Police searching for missing Lothian man

| June 26, 2014 | 1 Comment

On June 25, 2014 at approximately 6:00 p.m., officers were called to the lobby of the Anne Arundel County Police Southern District Police Station for a report of a missing elderly male. Police learned that Roger Douglass Duelley, a 70-year-old white male, was missing from the 5000 block of Brookswood Road in Lothian. Mr. Duelley’s […]

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Local teen arrested for sexually assaulting woman at Zac Brown concert

Local teen arrested for sexually assaulting woman at Zac Brown concert

| June 25, 2014 | 2 Comments

A 19-year-old man has been arrested after police say he sexually assaulted a 49-year-old woman after she fell asleep at a Zac Brown Band show at the Jiffy Lube Live concert venue in Bristow, Virginia The un-named victim woke up and found the teen—whom she didn’t know—lying beside her and touching her inappropriately. Prince William County police say […]

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Jackson named Dean of Student Services at AACC

Jackson named Dean of Student Services at AACC

| June 25, 2014 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel Community College has named Jacqueline S. Jackson, Ph.D., of Silver Spring as its new Dean of Student Services. In that position, she oversees services that impact students directly, such as counseling and advising, tutoring, testing, health services, student activities, student conduct and student achievement. “We are very excited that Dr. Jackson brings a […]

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Miles River paddling program at CBMM (July 24, 2014)

Miles River paddling program at CBMM (July 24, 2014)

| June 25, 2014 | 1 Comment

On Thursday, July 24 and Thursday, September 4, the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (CBMM) in St. Michaels, MD is hosting kayaking along the scenic Miles River for a limited number of participants. Offered in partnership with the Sultana Education Foundation, the program launches from CBMM’s Fogg’s Cove at 9:30 a.m. and is scheduled to return […]

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3 Car accident snarls outbound Forest Drive commute

3 Car accident snarls outbound Forest Drive commute

| June 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

A 3 car accident on Forest Drive at Marda lane has snarled traffic.  Shortly before 5 pm, three cars collided at the intersection of Marda Lane and Forest Drive. The number of people involved and any injuries is unknown. Photos: Courtesy of Eye On Annapolis reader, Will Small, Will Get I.T. Done

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Pathways receives substance abuse award

Pathways receives substance abuse award

| June 23, 2014 | 1 Comment

Pathways, an affiliate of Anne Arundel Medical Center, earned national recognition for delivering highly effective, cost-effective inpatient substance abuse care. The Platinum award designation by Optum, formerly known as United Behavioral Health, bases its honor on clinical data such as such as readmission rates and the average length of inpatient stays collected throughout the year.  […]

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Chesapeake Arts Center presents Lucky Diaz and the Family Jam Band

Chesapeake Arts Center presents Lucky Diaz and the Family Jam Band

| June 20, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Chesapeake Arts Center is proud to announce Grammy award winning artist, Lucky Diaz and the Family Jam Band, in an all age concert on Saturday, July 12, 2014 at 10:30am.The concert will be held in the Hammonds Lane theatre and tickets are available for purchase for $10.00 online at www.Chesapeakearts.org  or by calling the […]

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CBS names Metropolitan Kitchen & Lounge a ‘Must See’

CBS names Metropolitan Kitchen & Lounge a ‘Must See’

| June 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

After only three years, Metropolitan Kitchen & Lounge has successfully made a name for itself in the highly competitive Annapolis dining and entertainment scene and will be featured as a “must see” destination in the E.S.P. (Eat. See. Play) newsletter distributed by CBS Baltimore. “We are proud to offer Annapolitans great food, as well as […]

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Navy SEALS drop into Naval Academy

Navy SEALS drop into Naval Academy

| June 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Last night, there were reports on the Anne Arundel 1st Alert Facebook page about a plane crash in Annapolis.  It seems that some people had spotted several people “bailing out” of a plane in trouble.  Well, the reports were partially correct–four people did jump out of a plane last night; but the plane was fine. […]

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