Keeping US colonial history above water topic of conference in Annapolis

Preservationists worried about keeping U.S. colonial history above water have scheduled a conference in Annapolis.

The Newport Restoration Foundation is holding the conference this fall, as it focuses on developing solutions for sea level rise in coastal communities and raising awareness about…

from Anne Arundel County – Baltimore Sun http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/maryland/anne-arundel/bs-md-sea-level-colonies-20170626-story.html
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Anne Arundel researchers expanding horseshoe crab survey

At about 5 p.m. Saturday afternoon, Anne Arundel Community College professor Paul Bushmann spotted a male and female horseshoe crab mating at a beach in the Bay Ridge community of Annapolis.

The day before he and his research partner, biologist Paulette Levantine, surveyed the beach and two others…

from Anne Arundel County – Baltimore Sun http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/maryland/anne-arundel/ph-ac-cn-horseshoe-crabs-0626-20170625-story.html
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Groups hold anti-racism rally at City Dock

Ramarley Graham, Terence Crutcher, Alton Sterling, Renee Davis, Jacqueline Salyers, Aiyana Jones, Freddie Gray — these names and 31 others were on display at City Dock in Annapolis Sunday afternoon.

Their photos were printed and placed on billboards, then hung over the bodies of participants at…

from Anne Arundel County – Baltimore Sun http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/maryland/anne-arundel/ph-ac-cn-emergency-rally-0626-20170625-story.html
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Policy researcher joins District 7 race

A public policy researcher is the first Democrat to file in the race for the County Council’s District 7 seat.

James Kitchin, 32, recently filed as a 2018 candidate and plans to host a campaign kickoff on July 13.

The Crofton native said he decided to run because he’s become “frustrated with how…

from Anne Arundel County – Baltimore Sun http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/maryland/anne-arundel/ph-ac-cn-james-kitchin-0624-20170623-story.html
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Treasure seekers warm to summer edition of Annapolis Antiques Show

The annual Annapolis Antiques Show is typically held in the winter. This year is a little different.

This past January it snowed. Not much snow fell, but the threat affected much of what was going on around town that weekend.

“It snowed, but we still had a few hundred show up on Saturday and on…

from Anne Arundel County – Baltimore Sun http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/maryland/anne-arundel/ph-ac-cn-antique-show-0625-20170624-story.html
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