Tag: Westboro Baptist Church

Graphic Images Invade Main Street On Sunday

Graphic Images Invade Main Street On Sunday

| April 22, 2013 | 3 Comments

If you were out for a stroll on Main Street yesterday, chances are you were subject to some pretty graphic images. Representatives of CBR Maryland (Center for Bio-Ethical Reform), a pro-life group, took to Main Street with large posters and canvas mats depicting what appeared to be aborted fetuses. Of course, everyone is entitled to their […]

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Little Red Riding Hood Comes To The Annapolis Opera

Little Red Riding Hood Comes To The Annapolis Opera

| January 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

In collaboration with Towson University Opera, The Annapolis Opera continues their tradition of offering an opera specially geared for children.  Seymour Barab’s Little Red Riding Hood is a delightful adaptation of the fairy tale classic, in which the scary wolf is transformed into a comic character and important lessons about life are learned. On Thursday […]

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Annapolis Wine Expo May 11th

Annapolis Wine Expo May 11th

| January 9, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis Wine Expo will be rolling into Annapolis on May 11th, 2013, at The Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium.  The indoor event will be held in Room N.  The indoor festival will feature more than 100 national and international wines being poured in cooperation with Southern Wine and Spirits of Baltimore. There will be two […]

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PHOTOS: Westboro Baptist Church In Annapolis

PHOTOS: Westboro Baptist Church In Annapolis

| January 2, 2013 | 0 Comments

Glenn Miller took some photographs this morning when the Westboro Baptist Church came to Annapolis to protest the legalization of gay marriage.  The protest was relatively peaceful and the members of the Westboro Baptist Church made their statement and left. Fortunately  there were also many Annapolitans that also made a statement! All images © 2013, Glenn A. Miller […]

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Boiler Explosion At Bates Middle School

Boiler Explosion At Bates Middle School

| January 2, 2013 | 0 Comments

UPDATE:  From Bob Mosier, spokesperson from the Anne Arundel County Public Schools, “Students will be dismissed at 11:30am from Bates Middle School. Parents wishing to pick up their children prior to 11:30am, should go to MD Hall.” Bus riders will be transported as usual, however they will be arriving home early as dismissal is now […]

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Westboro Baptist Church To Protest January 2nd

Westboro Baptist Church To Protest January 2nd

| December 17, 2012 | 1 Comment

The Westboro Baptist Church has announced their intention to return to Anne Arundel County on January 2, 2013 to picket at the Circuit Court House in Annapolis. The controversial group is opposed to Maryland’s newly legalized gay marriage law and plan to picket on the 2nd — the first day of legal marriages. In the past, Westboro Baptist has […]

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Crowds Welcome Feeks; Westboro Baptist Church Plans To Protest

Crowds Welcome Feeks; Westboro Baptist Church Plans To Protest

| September 3, 2012 | 2 Comments

Under an overcast sky, hundreds of people lined Route 2 from Annapolis into Edgewater to honor Special Warfare Operator Petty Officer 1st Class Patrick Feeks who was killed on August 16th in Afghanistan. Feeks, 28, was in a helicopter that crashed during a firefight with insurgents. Feeks body made its way from Dover Air Force Base […]

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Former Glen Burnie Teacher Faces 51 Yeas For Sex With Students

Former Glen Burnie Teacher Faces 51 Yeas For Sex With Students

| April 14, 2012 | 0 Comments

Jeffrey Sears was accused of having sex with his students last year and was promptly suspended (with pay) from his teaching position. Yesterday, he pleaded guilty to two felony charges of sex with a minor and another charge of fourth degree assault.  The Capital has a very thorough write up of the hearing, reaction and […]

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Glen Burnie Man Arrested On Attempted Murder Charges

Glen Burnie Man Arrested On Attempted Murder Charges

| March 16, 2012 | 1 Comment

On March 15, 2012, at 11:23 p.m., officers from the Northern District responded to the 800 block of White Avenue in Linthicum for a report of a domestic-related shooting. Upon arrival, officers located a 59-year-old female victim suffering from an apparent gunshot wound to her lower torso. The victim indicated that her boyfriend shot her […]

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Westboro Baptist Video Recap

Westboro Baptist Video Recap

| March 14, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Westboro Baptist Church has moved on to their next picketing site and the throngs of counter-protesters are back at home, work or school. All in all, the protest was a success if you will. The Westboro Baptist Church was able to voice their opinions. The nearly 500-strong crowd was able to voice theirs right […]

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Westboro Pickets Glen Burnie High School – Photos

Westboro Pickets Glen Burnie High School – Photos

| March 13, 2012 | 3 Comments

Under the pretense of enlightening the world to the teaching so the Bible, the Westboro Baptist Church rolled into town with three members to picket at the Glen Burnie High School this afternoon.  In a twitter conversation with Shirley Phelps-Roper, it became clear that they were picketing because of the recent arrest of former Glen […]

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A Conversation With Shirley Phelps-Roper

A Conversation With Shirley Phelps-Roper

| March 9, 2012 | 1 Comment

As we all have heard, members of the Westboro Baptist Church will be picketing Glen Burnie High School next Tuesday at 2:00pm.  When they were here last year, Meade High School was targeted because they reportedly had a large number of gay students. At some point, Margie Phelps and Shirley Phelps-Roper, the daughters of the […]

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What To Expect When Westboro Baptist Comes To Glen Burnie

What To Expect When Westboro Baptist Comes To Glen Burnie

| March 8, 2012 | 5 Comments

The Westboro Baptist Church is planning on protesting outside of Glen Burnie High School on Tuesday, March 13th.  Many readers of this site and our Facebook page have commented about “teaching them a lesson” and “showing them.” While the sentiment is certainly understandable, we must remember that the very fabric of our nation gives them […]

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Hate Is Coming To Glen Burnie

Hate Is Coming To Glen Burnie

| March 8, 2012 | 23 Comments

UPDATE: Here is a copy of the letter sent home with students this afternoon. The letter reiterates (and we concur) that the majority of protests are handled without incident and very well by the Anne Arundel County Schools and the Anne Arundel County Police Department. The Westboro Baptist Church will be picketing the Glen Burnie High […]

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Top Area Videos Of 2011

Top Area Videos Of 2011

| December 31, 2011 | 0 Comments

We went out to our facebook page and asked our fans if they had any favorite videos of the area from 2011 and here is what they said in no particular order. Which one is your favorite? Some footage of Hurricane Irene. This is along he Bestgate Road corridor in Anne Arundel County. Here is […]

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Westboro Baptist Protest In Photos

Westboro Baptist Protest In Photos

| April 15, 2011 | 0 Comments

<–Please share these images with your friends on facebook and followers on twitter by using the icons to the left. Eye On Annapolis photographer Joe Messenger was also at the Westboro Baptist Church protest of Meade Senior High School and captured the images with the eye of a professional photographer. Please visit his facebook page […]

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Westboro Baptist Protest Video

Westboro Baptist Protest Video

| April 14, 2011 | 9 Comments

<–Please share this video with your facebook friends and twitter followers by clicking on the icons to the left. The following video was taken this morning at the Westboro Baptist Church’s protest against Meade High School in Anne Arundel County.  The church was outnumbered by 100:1 and emotions were running high on both sides.  The […]

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Hate Comes To Anne Arundel

Hate Comes To Anne Arundel

| April 14, 2011 | 7 Comments

<–Please share this post with your friends on facebook and followers on twitter by clicking the icons to the left!  Thank you! The Westboro Baptist Church arrived before dawn this morning with the intention of protesting Meade Senior High School. The Supreme Court has ruled that they have the right to protest. And the more […]

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