Commissioning week

By | May 18th, 2016|Annapolis Things to Do, Articles, Downtown Annapolis, USNA|

Newly commissioned Navy and Marine Corps officers toss their hats during the U.S. Naval Academy Class of 2011 graduation and commissioning ceremony. The Class of 2011 graduated 728 ensigns and 260 Marine Corps 2nd lieutenants at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium in Annapolis, Md. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Chad Runge/Released) [...]

Duden Named Leadership in Law Award Winner

By | March 28th, 2016|Annapolis News, Articles|

This week The Daily Record announced it has selected County Attorney Nancy Duden as a recipient of its 2016 Leadership in Law Award. “The citizens of Anne Arundel County are fortunate to have Nancy working for them every day,” said County Executive Steve Schuh. “Her wise and steady counsel has been an undeniable benefit to our administration and county [...]

Annapolis Film Festival talks, shorts and features

By | March 23rd, 2016|Annapolis Activities & Events, Annapolis Film Festival, Articles|

With Nimble Storage as the premier sponsor, the Festival has brought together an incredible  panel to talk about some of the latest innovations in technology that impact the film world. A big crowd is expected to join them in the Loews Atrium for breakfast and a lively discussion of these timely and increasingly important topics. [...]

Gary Jobson to be featured at AFF

By | March 21st, 2016|Annapolis Activities & Events, Annapolis Film Festival, Articles|

Local sailing celebrity Gary Jobson has two short films in this year's festival. The Magic and Mystery of Sable Island, About 200 miles southeast of Halifax, Nova Scotia, lies Sable Island, home to seals, wild horses, and a few Canadian researchers. With every storm the dunes and shorelines of Sable Island's 21-mile crescent shift, uncovering [...]

City of Annapolis Celebrates Maryland Day

By | March 18th, 2016|Annapolis Things to Do, Articles|

Annapolis Mayor Michael Panetlides invites you to join the Maryland Day celebration by visiting 20 historic landmarks, streets, and points of interest during a 4.25 mile walk in Parole on Saturday, March 19. The City of Annapolis will kick off the “Walk Parole:Scavenger Hunt for History” with a special event at 9 a.m. on Saturday, [...]

County announces new tax credit

By | March 18th, 2016|Annapolis News, Articles|

Anne Arundel County today announced the launch of a newly created Historic Preservation Tax credit. “We are blessed to live in a county that is rich in history,” said County Executive Steve Schuh. “This tax credit will encourage our citizens to preserve the heritage that makes Anne Arundel County so special.” Applications are being accepted [...]

New bulk collection announced

By | March 9th, 2016|Annapolis News, Articles|

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides announces bulk collection is now available to residents on their regular collection date, effective immediately. In the past, residents had to call and make an appointment for bulk collection. Now, the Department of Public Works (DPW) will collect bulk items along with trash and recycling.  DPW crews request that you limit [...]

Three countywide fee reductions passed

By | March 8th, 2016|Annapolis News, Articles|

The Anne Arundel County Council tonight approved County Executive Steve Schuh’s legislation to reduce and eliminate unnecessary fees on citizens and small businesses. “I thank the County Council for joining our effort to stop ‘nickel and diming’ the citizens of this county,” said Schuh. “We are committed to continuing our effort of rolling back unnecessary [...]

New HACA board members announced

By | February 23rd, 2016|Annapolis News, Articles|

Christopher B. Flynn Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides announces his two nominations for the Housing Authority of the City of Annapolis (HACA) Board of Commissioners. “I took my time and deliberately identified professional qualifications that will benefit both HACA’s board and its residents,” Mayor Pantelides said. “The two men I am nominating bring a [...]

City receives Natural Hazard Mitigation Plan grant

By | February 22nd, 2016|Annapolis News, Articles|

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides announces the city will receive a grant totaling $106,612.50 to update the Annapolis Natural Hazard Mitigation Plan and enhance the “Weather it Together” program. The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) grant was presented to the city by the Maryland Emergency Management Agency (MEMA). “We welcome every opportunity to find new ways to [...]