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MHEC supports Governor Hogan’s #MasksOnMaryland campaign

MHEC supports Governor Hogan’s #MasksOnMaryland campaign

| October 23, 2020, 04:27 PM

The Maryland Higher Education Commission (MHEC) Secretary, Dr. James D. Fielder announced it has thrown its mask into the ring, showing support for Governor Larry Hogan’s #MasksOnMaryland campaign, encouraging all postsecondary students, faculty, and staff in Maryland to spread the word, not the virus! “The Maryland higher education community spans across the entire state, and this […]

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Hogan puts up additional $250 million toward economic recovery for Maryland businesses

Hogan puts up additional $250 million toward economic recovery for Maryland businesses

| October 22, 2020, 07:27 PM

Governor Larry Hogan today announced the $250 million ‘Maryland Strong: Economic Recovery Initiative,’ which will provide funding from the Rainy Day Fund to directly assist restaurants, small businesses, local entertainment venues, arts organizations, and Main Streets across the state. The initiative doubles the state’s total commitment to COVID-19 emergency economic relief for Marylanders to $500 […]

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County Executive Pittman to provide $1 million in COVID grants to County artists and arts organizations

County Executive Pittman to provide $1 million in COVID grants to County artists and arts organizations

| October 22, 2020, 05:11 PM

Today, County Executive Steuart Pittman and Arts Council Executive Director April Nyman jointly announced a new grant program to provide $1 million of federal CARES Act funding to support the county arts community. The arts are an important economic driver within Anne Arundel County, and because artists are not categorized as essential employees, individual artists […]

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This Weekend:  ASO concert spotlights works by underrepresented Black composers  

This Weekend: ASO concert spotlights works by underrepresented Black composers  

| October 22, 2020, 04:32 PM

Following September’s successful virtual launch, the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra, under the direction of Maestro José-Luis Novo, unites works from diverse composers in one sweeping performance for their second concert of the 2020-21 Masterworks Series: “Copland Clarinet Concerto.” The concert will be performed live for virtual viewing on October 24, embracing the poetry and music of […]

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Pittman commits millions to contact tracing, counseling for COVID survivors, and delinquent water bills

Pittman commits millions to contact tracing, counseling for COVID survivors, and delinquent water bills

| October 22, 2020, 04:08 PM

Amid worsening mental health and financial distress among county residents, as well as growing anxiety over when a vaccine will become available, County Executive Steuart Pittman today announced a package of programs to strengthen the safety net for those hardest hit by the pandemic, which will help slow the spread of the virus. The new […]

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Donation Day is coming on October 31

Donation Day is coming on October 31

| October 22, 2020, 10:42 AM

Save the date!  Before you celebrate Halloween, make sure you do some good for yourself and others in our community at Donation Day sponsored by the Parole Rotary. This is a time and place to give away what you don’t need and get it to those who do. If you have been home organizing and […]

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Rams Head On Stage is rolling again with new shows on the calendar

Rams Head On Stage is rolling again with new shows on the calendar

| October 21, 2020, 11:23 AM

Rams Head On Stage is a little taste of Nashville, New Orleans, and Austin all rolled up in one!  A small, intimate venue where no seat is more than 48 feet from the stage. A small venue that packs a big punch with top national acts 364 days a year.  Check out the latest shows […]

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It’s the Great Pumpkin Anne Arundell*

It’s the Great Pumpkin Anne Arundell*

| October 20, 2020, 04:16 PM

Have you ever seen a 1,000 or 1,500 pound pumpkin? Now you can see three of them in downtown Annapolis through Halloween! This is the first year that giant pumpkin displays have been brought to downtown Annapolis. “We wanted to bring some fall cheer to Annapolis and encourage people to get out, take a stroll […]

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Happy YOUniversity offers free on-line class to help educators manage stress

Happy YOUniversity offers free on-line class to help educators manage stress

| October 20, 2020, 04:15 PM

Annapolis start-up Happy YOUniversity, an online program designed to teach people how to live an intentional and positive life using the tools of positive psychology, announced the launch of its newest class, Morning Thrive for Educators. Morning Thrive is a free, on-line, 15 minute morning boost sharing the tools of positive psychology to help educators […]

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Hogan announces plan for COVID-19 vaccine distribution when available

Hogan announces plan for COVID-19 vaccine distribution when available

| October 20, 2020, 10:39 AM

Governor Larry Hogan today announced the release of the State of Maryland’s initial draft COVID-19 mass vaccination plan, which was submitted to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) last week. Read the draft plan. “In anticipation of a COVID-19 vaccine, Maryland stands ready to order, distribute, and administer it effectively and rapidly as […]

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Comcast launches pogram to help small businesses cope with COVID-19

Comcast launches pogram to help small businesses cope with COVID-19

| October 18, 2020, 10:08 AM

Comcast Corporation has launched Comcast RISE, an initiative created to help strengthen and empower small businesses hard hit by COVID-19. The Comcast RISE program will help thousands of small businesses over the next three years. The multi-faceted program offers grants, marketing and technology upgrades, including media campaigns and connectivity, computer and voice equipment, as well as […]

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Creating Communities to host free Zoom conversation on family relationships during COVID

Creating Communities to host free Zoom conversation on family relationships during COVID

| October 17, 2020, 10:14 AM

Creating Communities, an Annapolis-based arts and mentoring nonprofit is hosting a free Zoom community conversation, “The Resilient Family” on Tuesday October 20 at 7:00pm. Learn a simple framework for supporting and relating with family during our challenging times while interacting with three amazing families who share their story of resilience during COVID-19. Sign-up Link: forms.gle/cuHTdFvtLr49Sp6h6 […]

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Hogan increases capacity in stadiums and outdoor venues, Ravens and Washington fans can attend games

Hogan increases capacity in stadiums and outdoor venues, Ravens and Washington fans can attend games

| October 16, 2020, 03:54 PM

Governor Larry Hogan and Maryland Secretary of Health Robert Neall today issued orders updating safe capacity limits for outdoor sporting and entertainment venues, while maintaining face covering requirements and strict public health protocols. “With our key health metrics low and stable, we are taking steps to allow more spectators, including fans of the Baltimore Ravens […]

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Settle in for a virtual gala celebration with the Annapolis Opera on October 17th

Settle in for a virtual gala celebration with the Annapolis Opera on October 17th

| October 15, 2020, 06:18 PM

Now, more than ever the world needs the performing arts, and no arts organization succeeds without the financial support of its community. Your support is essential and especially needed now as the Annapolis Opera prepares for their entire season’s work to be presented in the spring of 2021. In addition to allowing the Annapolis Opera to continue […]

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K&B True Value, Bay Ridge Wine & Spirits, and Severn Bank team up for our schools

K&B True Value, Bay Ridge Wine & Spirits, and Severn Bank team up for our schools

| October 15, 2020, 04:33 PM

Many years ago, Jared Littmann, realized that to a neighborhood store, that he needed to give back. And Cash For Schools was born.  The concept was simple.  When a customer makes a purchase, they can donate a small amount to a designated school and K&B True Value Hardware wodl match it up to $5000. Since […]

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Two school employees test positive for COVID-19

Two school employees test positive for COVID-19

| October 15, 2020, 03:11 PM

Anne Arundel County Public Schools has notified the Anne Arundel County Department of Health of two positive COVID-19 cases among employees at the school system’s operations supply warehouse in Millersville. AACPS became aware of the first positive case yesterday and the second positive case today. In alignment with established protocols, both cases were immediately reported […]

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Outdoor dining continues in Annapolis

Outdoor dining continues in Annapolis

| October 15, 2020, 01:29 PM

Typically dining in the streets starts to wind down in mid-September as back to school, youth sports and boat shows and cooler weather arrive.   But this is no typical year and the public still prefers to eat outdoors.  With the demand for outdoor dining in the streets along with live music still going strong, outdoor […]

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Donation Day is coming on October 31

Donation Day is coming on October 31

| October 14, 2020, 06:36 PM

Save the date!  Before you celebrate Halloween, make sure you do some good for yourself and others in our community at Donation Day sponsored by the Parole Rotary. This is a time and place to give away what you don’t need and get it to those who do. If you have been home organizing and […]

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Hybrid or Virtual learning? Parents must choose an option by Monday by 5pm

Hybrid or Virtual learning? Parents must choose an option by Monday by 5pm

| October 14, 2020, 05:09 PM

Families and school system employees will have an additional four days to decide how they wish to proceed in light of the Board of Education’s approval of a hybrid instructional model that is set to begin next month, Superintendent George Arlotto announced today. The deadlines for families to indicate which of three models in which […]

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ASO concert spotlights works by underrepresented Black composers  

ASO concert spotlights works by underrepresented Black composers  

| October 13, 2020, 06:29 PM

Following September’s successful virtual launch, the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra, under the direction of Maestro José-Luis Novo, unites works from diverse composers in one sweeping performance for their second concert of the 2020-21 Masterworks Series: “Copland Clarinet Concerto.” The concert will be performed live for virtual viewing on October 24, embracing the poetry and music of […]

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What to do if you get a utility shut-off notice

What to do if you get a utility shut-off notice

| October 13, 2020, 10:07 AM

As of October 1, 2020, utility companies in Maryland started sending utility shut-off notices to consumers. However, the Maryland Public Service Commission (PSC) has prohibited residential utility shut-offs, including gas, water, and electric services, from occurring until at least November 15, 2020. The window between a utility shut-off notice and the date that the shut-off […]

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BONUS PODCAST: COVID-19 and business. From supply chains to helping our community

BONUS PODCAST: COVID-19 and business. From supply chains to helping our community

| October 11, 2020, 11:18 AM

Remember when there wasn’t a square of toilet paper to be found? Lysol is still not readily available. The local hardware store has an abundance of liquid hand sanitizer and the local liquor store is still having some issues with some imports. Today we speak with Jared Littmann from K&B True Value Hardware and Dave […]

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