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AAEDC $250K grant to boost Glen Burnie Town Center

Anne Arundel Economic Development Corp. Interim CEO Jill Seamon announced that the organization has been awarded a $250,000 grant from the Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development Community Legacy Program to implement a set of initiatives outlined in a recent comprehensive market analysis and planning study of the Glen Burnie Town Center. Specifically, AAEDC […]

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Pittman, Arundel’s arts council announce grant program

Anne Arundel County Executive Steuart Pittman and the Arts Council of Anne Arundel County have launched a grant program to allocate $267,500 in Federal American Rescue Plan funds to Anne Arundel County-based independent, professional artists to assist with ongoing financial losses sustained due to COVID-19. Eligible artists can receive one-time grants up to $2,500. Independent […]

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VAAAC holding songwriters competition

Visit Annapolis & Anne Arundel County and organizers of the inaugural Annapolis Songwriters Festival have kicked off a songwriters competition that provides rising and songwriters and performers with the opportunity to create a tourism theme song for possible use in a future VAAAC advertising and marketing campaign. The Destination: Annapolis & Anne Arundel County Songwriters […]

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Paramount+’s Lioness to be filmed in Maryland

The new Paramount+ original series Lioness will be filmed in Maryland. The production is scheduled to film throughout the state, including tentative locations in the Baltimore and Washington, D.C. suburbs, Western Maryland and the Eastern Shore. Produced by MTV Entertainment Studios and 101 Studios, the series will premiere exclusively on Paramount+ in 2023 in the […]

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MPT launches free content service for region’s commercial, public radio stations 

Maryland Public Television has made available, free of charge, the audio files of its public affairs programs for use by commercial and public radio stations in the region under a new program called the MPT Regional Radio Service, including WNAV AM/FM in Annapolis. The program is designed to provide meaningful content to enable radio stations […]