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- Meade High teacher Jing Dai named Anne Arundel County Public Schools Teacher of the Yearby Rachael Pacella on April 16, 2021 at 12:02 am
Meade High School Chinese language teacher Jing Dai was named the Anne Arundel County Public Schools 2021 Teacher of the Year Thursday evening.
- Annapolis announces plans for in-person July Fourth celebration, cancels Memorial Day parade, ceremonyby Brooks DuBose on April 15, 2021 at 3:08 pm
The celebration will span July 2 through July 5 and will include a parade on July 3 down West and Main streets, music and concerts hosted by the Art in Public Places Commission at venues including Chambers Park and City Dock, fireworks on July 4 and other business and social offerings.
- South Laurel artist Andrei Trach shows off high energy in solo show at Watkins Nature Center in Upper Marlboroby Katie V. Jones on April 15, 2021 at 9:30 am
Artist Andrei Trach will have eight new drawings featured in the upcoming Resident Visual Artists Exhibit , opening April 24 and running through May 29, at the Howard County Arts Council in Ellicott City.
- Anne Arundel County state legislators passed more than 160 bills. Here’s what they do.by Danielle Ohl on April 15, 2021 at 9:30 am
This year’s general assembly session, notable for COVID precautions that did away with lobbyist brunches and hallway gaggles, has produced a number of landscape shifting bills from the Anne Arundel County delegation.
- Three finalists for student member of the Anne Arundel County Board of Education announcedby Rachael Pacella on April 14, 2021 at 9:55 pm
Juniors from Arundel, Severna Park and Broadneck high schools will debate virtually later this month in hopes of being elected the student member of the Anne Arundel County Board of Education.
- Anne Arundel County executive’s Facebook comments draw concerns, postpone police disciplinary hearingby Lilly Price on April 14, 2021 at 7:21 pm
County Executive Steuart Pittman said the county Office of Law told him Detective Daniel Reynolds’ hearing board would be postponed after Pittman wrote about it on Facebook. Pittman mentioned Reynolds’ alleged misconduct and the ongoing criminal trial for Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin, who was charged with murder for George Floyd’s death in his custody.
- Baltimore-area housing market sees continued demand, high prices one year into coronavirus pandemicby Hallie Miller on April 14, 2021 at 2:50 pm
A year into the coronavirus pandemic, the Baltimore-area housing market continues to thrive. The trends reflect the public health crisis’ continued hold on the economy, fueling demand for property and opening the consumer floodgates with record-low mortgage interest rates.
- Anne Arundel executive: ‘More listening needs to happen’ about harm-reduction programs in Black communitiesby Brooks DuBose on April 14, 2021 at 9:32 am
Anne Arundel County Executive Steuart Pittman acknowledged Tuesday that the county health department program that stopped handing out crack pipes to Annapolis residents last week made the right move but said he was open to hearing justification for the program.