Anne Arundel County Council strengthens medical marijuana rules

The Anne Arundel County Council unanimously voted Monday night to strengthen special requirements for medical marijuana developments, a move that will make it even harder for developers to find sites but will appease residents who have been frustrated with project approvals they view in defiance…

from Anne Arundel County – Baltimore Sun http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/maryland/anne-arundel/ac-cn-county-council-0522-story.html
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Witness in Annapolis police lawsuit: ‘It wasn’t a black guy that pulled a gun on me’

The moment John McGuiness and Samantha Thompson saw the man being held by Annapolis police, they knew it wasn’t the guy who threatened them with a gun.

McGuiness said the difference was so drastic he might have laughed when police presented Towhee Sparrow Jr. as a suspect.

“I didn’t even need to…

from Anne Arundel County – Baltimore Sun http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/maryland/anne-arundel/ac-cn-towhee-sparrow-trial-20180521-story.html
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Bowie teacher honored for passion, excellence

As she made her way through high school, Daleisha Myers wasnt interested in becoming a teacher.

She enjoyed working with children, but her grandmother was a teacher and so was her aunt. So were several of her cousins. So, she thought maybe she’d try something else, forge her own path.

“I was fighting…

from Anne Arundel County – Baltimore Sun http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/maryland/anne-arundel/ac-bb-teacher-0524-story.html
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Anne Arundel app connects anyone CPR trained with nearby heart attack victims

If you are one of the thousands of Anne Arundel residents with CPR training a new phone app can alert you to a nearby heart attack or another cardiac emergency in a public place.

The county activated PulsePoint Monday, an app that will notify CPR certified residents who sign up to participate and…

from Anne Arundel County – Baltimore Sun http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/maryland/anne-arundel/ac-cn-pulse-point-20180522-story.html
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Mayor Gavin Buckley ousts longtime historic preservation chairwoman

Mayor Gavin Buckley Monday said he will replace the longtime chairwoman of the Annapolis Historic Preservation Commission, marking a transition after 15 years of service.

Sharon Kennedy, who has held the position since 2003, butted heads with Buckley during the fight over a mural painted without…

from Anne Arundel County – Baltimore Sun http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/maryland/anne-arundel/ac-cn-sharon-kennedy-20180521-story.html
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Crofton City Limits returns to showcase local musicians

After 11 years, Crofton City Limits, an open microphone night for musicians, is back.

The resurrected event is June 1 at 7:30 p.m. at the Walden Country Club’s Walden Clubhouse in Crofton. It is free to attend and free for musicians to play.

The Walden Clubhouse, which is open to everyone, has…

from Anne Arundel County – Baltimore Sun http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/maryland/anne-arundel/ac-cm-crofton-odenton-0522-story.html
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