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- See the semifinalists for Anne Arundel Public Schools Teacher of the Yearby Selene San Felice on December 22, 2020 at 1:22 pm
These educators will be among 46 Anne Arundel County teachers to be honored at the 35th Annual Excellence in Education Awards Event on April 15.
- Anne Arundel Department of Social Services holiday program helps 2,000 families, receives largest donation ever — $30,000by Donovan Conaway on December 22, 2020 at 10:30 am
Anne Arundel County Department of Social Service Holiday Sharing program is helping over 2,000 families with groceries this year and received the largest donation ever in its program’s history — $30,000 from Crosby Marketing.
- Annapolis City Council votes down predictive policing program, considers repealing ‘unconstitutional’ code on ‘drug-loitering free zones’by Brooks DuBose on December 22, 2020 at 3:52 am
The Annapolis City Council voted down Monday night a $100,000 grant appropriation to fund a predictive policing program with Annapolis Police Department.
- Anne Arundel council shifts millions for coronavirus response, votes down fee limits on third-party delivery servicesby Chase Cook on December 22, 2020 at 3:26 am
The Anne Arundel County Council spent its last meeting of 2020 passing a bill to rein in properties with repeat criminal activity, approving a new diversity officer title within the county administration and discussing millions of dollars in fund transfers, some of which support coronavirus pandemic efforts.
- Anne Arundel police: Two men rob AT&T store in Pasadena with a handgun, taking cell phones and cashby Lilly Price on December 21, 2020 at 11:45 pm
Two men entered an AT&T phone store Saturday evening with a handgun and took an undetermined amount of mobile phones and cash, Anne Arundel County police said.
- Stray bullet shatters glass door, rips through two walls of Glen Burnie homeby Lilly Price on December 21, 2020 at 11:39 pm
A bullet shattered a sliding glass door on its way to puncturing two walls inside a Glen Burnie home on the 7500 block of Stonehouse Run Road Saturday.
- Police search for person who stole large number of scratch-off tickets from Crofton 7-Eleven Fridayby Capital Gazette staff on December 21, 2020 at 11:36 pm
A male displayed a knife at a Crofton 7-Eleven and stole a large number of lottery scratch-off tickets Friday before fleeing, Anne Arundel County police said.
- Man struck with gun, robbed in Glen Burnie, police sayby Lilly Price on December 21, 2020 at 11:26 pm
A 19-year-old man was in the area of Amberly Road and Fitzallen Road in Glen Burnie around 10:30 a.m. when he was approached by two men, who struck him with a black handgun and robbed him.
- Annapolis firefighters extinguish 25-foot sailboat engulfed in flames in Eastportby Lilly Price on December 21, 2020 at 10:50 pm
A 25-foot sailboat is still docked and floating on the 700 block of Second Avenue in Easport after Annapolis firefighters spent over an hour fighting the flames that engulfed the ship early Monday morning.
- Front-line workers at AAMC receive COVID-19 vaccines, hospital has 975 doses; UM BWMC has vaccinated about 400by Rachael Pacella on December 21, 2020 at 9:34 pm
The first staff members at Anne Arundel Medical Center received their COVID-19 vaccines Monday morning. The hospital’s Department of Medicine Chair, Dr. Barry Meisenberg, called the moment the beginning of the end. AAMC, part of Luminis Health, has received 975 doses to inoculate its frontline workers against the coronavirus. The vaccine AAMC is currently using is the Pfizer version, which requires a second dose.
- Houlihan’s in Gambrills is the latest restaurant to close as coronavirus pandemic continuesby Capital Gazette staff on December 21, 2020 at 4:35 pm
Houlihan’s Waugh Chapel, part of a national restaurant and bar chain that declared bankruptcy and was sold last year, announced late last week that it would close permanently on Dec. 27.
- Laurel Leader’s 2020 Pictures of the Yearon December 21, 2020 at 1:19 pm
Take a second look at some of the Laurel Leader's best photography with the 2020 Pictures of the Year.
- ‘She was one of a kind’: Annapolis Maritime Museum working cat Miss Pearl killed by a dog earlier this monthby Donovan Conaway on December 21, 2020 at 10:30 am
Annapolis Maritime Museum’s working cat Miss Pearl was known to perform for visitors to ensure they knew she was the center of the universe.
- Former pro boxer from Arbutus moves gym to new siteby Craig Clary on December 21, 2020 at 10:30 am
With renewed passion, Arbutus resident Jake “The Snake” Smith, a former pro boxer, has moved his Baltimore Boxing & Fitness gym from Fells Point, where it operated for 29 years, to Linthicum Heights.
- ‘Zoom-bombing’ prevention and socially distanced porch parties: How the pandemic has changed political fundraising in Marylandby Ben Leonard on December 21, 2020 at 10:00 am
Online political fundraisers have become the norm in the coronavirus pandemic — and could still have a presence even when it’s safe to gather in person again.
- Retired National Archives employee from Annapolis is sentenced for illegally taking paymentson December 21, 2020 at 6:09 am
Gerald Luchansky, 82, of Annapolis, a former employee of the National Archives and Records Administration in Maryland, has been sentenced to four months of home detention for illegally accepting payments from companies for work that was part of his federal job.