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  • Chamber Update

    By Linda Zahn
    Ready for a parade? The annual Independence Day Parade, sponsored by the Greater Severna Park and Arnold Chamber of Commerce, is stepping off at 10:00am on Saturday, July 4! The parade starts at St. Martin’s-in-the-Field Episcopal Church and Our Shepherd Lutheran Church on Benfield Road. The...
    • Ron Corwell Jr., owner of Corwell & Son Liquors, recently renovated his shop to carry a greater variety of products.Photo by Dylan Roche
      Ron Corwell Jr., owner of Corwell & Son Liquors, recently renovated his shop to carry a greater variety of products.

    Recent Renovation Takes Corwell & Son Liquors To The Next Level

    By Dylan Roche
    It’s hard to imagine that Corwell & Son Liquors has been a part of the community for as long as it has: Newly renovated and stocked with the latest and greatest products, the small shop at the intersection of Baltimore-Annapolis Boulevard and Magothy Bridge Road has all the offerings a...
    • Silvia Campana (second from right) and her team work to ensure that their clients have an array of options available to them at Image Creators Salon and Spa, located at Park Plaza Shopping Center in Severna Park.Photo by Luke Jackson
      Silvia Campana (second from right) and her team work to ensure that their clients have an array of options available to them at Image Creators Salon and Spa, located at Park Plaza Shopping Center in Severna Park.

    Image Creators Provides Comprehensive Care For Clients

    By Luke Jackson
    Not many businesses in Severna Park can have their work on display no matter where a customer goes, but Image Creators Salon and Spa breaks the norm. “They’re our advertising,” Silvia Campana, the longtime owner of Image Creators Salon and Spa, said of her clients. “They...
    • The highly trained, professional staff at Brightview Severna Park works with residents to meet their physical, spiritual, intellectual, cultural and emotional needs.Photo by Zach Sparks
      The highly trained, professional staff at Brightview Severna Park works with residents to meet their physical, spiritual, intellectual, cultural and emotional needs.

    Residents Have Vibrant Lives At Brightview Severna Park

    By Zach Sparks
    There are inevitable concerns that come with retirement, such as who will handle certain responsibilities and how much freedom the individual will maintain. Brightview Severna Park is a community with 71 independent living and 47 assisted living apartment homes and a 26-apartment neighborhood...
    • Debi and Dave Vincent are proud to celebrate the 10th year in business for Active Body & Health.Photo Provided
      Debi and Dave Vincent are proud to celebrate the 10th year in business for Active Body & Health.

    Active Body & Health Owners Reflect On A Decade Of Fitness

    By Sharon Mager
    Dave and Debi Vincent, owners of Active Body & Health in Severna Park, have watched the health and fitness industry grow and change over the years. As they celebrate 10 years of serving the community, the husband and wife are reflecting on the past and looking to the future, which they expect...
  • Islands Can Enhance Your Kitchen Design

    By Mark T. White- Kitchen Encounters
    Many times in the years I have been designing kitchens, I have seen the magical transformations that an island can bring to a design. Whether it is a small kitchen that needs more landing space or a large kitchen that needs effective traffic control, islands can often be the key to making a plan work.

    It is often thought that many small kitchens are too small for an island. This may be so, but consider having a mobile island, or altering cabinet dimensions, or even removing a wall as practical solutions to creating this design element: perhaps a thick butcher’s block on wheels or a cart type of an island with a shelf below the counter that can be moved out of the way when not in...

  • Chamber Honors Linda Zahn’s 25 Years Of Dedication

    By Voice Media
    Surprise! Members of the Greater Severna Park and Arnold Chamber of Commerce caught CEO Linda Zahn unawares at the general membership meeting on June 25 when they presented her with an award in recognition of her 25 years of service. Zahn thanked the group present and expressed how much she enjoys...
  • State’s First Steak ‘n Shake Opens In Millersville

    By Voice Media
    During a GSPACC-sponsored event, Steak ‘n Shake owner Khalil Ahmad was joined by a large gathering of area dignitaries and hungry customers as he cut the ceremonial ribbon to commemorate the grand opening of his eatery on Veterans Highway in Millersville. This is the first Steak ‘n...
  • Cutting Marks Grand Opening At RockWell Fitness

    By Voice Media
    With a gathering of area well-wishers amassed for a ribbon cutting ceremony, owner Sean Kostkowski, General Manager Bill Danton and the staff at RockWell Fitness celebrated the completion of a renovation project that transformed the gym into a beautiful place for local residents to fulfill all...
  • Coco Couture Now Serving Fine Sweets In The Park

    By Voice Media
    Laura and Nick Zeitz and their daughter Jessica Zaleskiwicz recently celebrated the official opening of their confectionery Coco Couture with a ribbon cutting held by the chamber of commerce. Coco Couture, which serves a wide variety of chocolates and ice cream, as well as sweet treats for dogs, is...
  • Chamber Update by Linda Zahn, CEO

    By Linda Zahn
    Time to plan for the July Fourth Parade! One of our favorite community traditions is the annual Independence Day Parade, which will be held on Saturday, July 4. The theme this year is “Celebrate Diversity – Working Together.” The parade steps off promptly at 10:00am from St....
  • Recently Archived

    • The clinical staff at Baltimore Washington Counseling Center offers therapy for individuals, couples, groups and families. “We try to get [clients] the best possible care,” said Brooke Schetgen, therapist and marketing director.Photo by Zach Sparks
      The clinical staff at Baltimore Washington Counseling Center offers therapy for individuals, couples, groups and families. “We try to get [clients] the best possible care,” said Brooke Schetgen, therapist and marketing director.

    Baltimore Washington Counseling Center Offers Affordable, Quality Care

    By Zach Sparks
    There are a variety of problems people of all ages and backgrounds face – stress, anxiety, depression, self-esteem issues and eating disorders to name a few – and for that, therapists need a variety of solutions. Baltimore Washington Counseling Center is equipped with a large facility...
    • Don and Cathy MacMurray, the owners of Harbour Wine & Spirits, are Severna Park residents who are proud to serve the community they call home.Photo by Dylan Roche
      Don and Cathy MacMurray, the owners of Harbour Wine & Spirits, are Severna Park residents who are proud to serve the community they call home.

    Customer Service Makes For Smooth Sailing At Harbour Wine & Spirits

    By Dylan Roche
    When the former owner of Harbour Wine & Spirits, Maben Koetchke, was preparing to retire, Don MacMurray of Port Tack Wine & Spirits in Arnold approached him about taking on the Benfield Road shop. Don’s wife and business partner, Cathy, officially bought Harbour in August 2011, and in...
    • Park Pharmacy sets itself apart from big-name competitors by offering personal service from a staff that includes both longtime certified employees and college students looking to gain experience.Photo by Luke Jackson
      Park Pharmacy sets itself apart from big-name competitors by offering personal service from a staff that includes both longtime certified employees and college students looking to gain experience.

    Park Pharmacy Overcomes Challenges To Continue Serving Community

    By Luke Jackson
    For Jo Green and the staff at Park Pharmacy in Severna Park, running a small business includes a daily struggle over things they can’t control. Whether it’s dealing with insurance companies, competing with big-name chains or even bringing product into the store, the challenges of...
    • Jean Andrews, an associate broker for Champion Realty’s Severna Park office, is detail-oriented and has been named Champion Realty’s No. 1 agent eight times.Photos by Zach Sparks
      Jean Andrews, an associate broker for Champion Realty’s Severna Park office, is detail-oriented and has been named Champion Realty’s No. 1 agent eight times.

    Champion Realty’s Jean Andrews Oversees Seamless Transactions

    By Zach Sparks and Darrell Mak
    Even though she is now considered one of the more prominent real estate brokers in Anne Arundel County, Jean Andrews didn’t plan her current career path. In the mid ‘80s, she took a hiatus from teaching kindergarten to be with her children, but after finding it difficult to return to...
  • Karen Osborne Receives Brava! Award

    By Voice Media
    Congratulations to Karen Osborne, owner of Karen Renee Interior Design, who recently received a Brava! Award from Baltimore SmartCEO. The Brava! Awards celebrate the distinguished achievements of 40 of Greater Baltimore’s top female business leaders. This year’s class collectively...
  • Severna Park Veterinary Hospital Celebrates 40 Years

    By Luke Jackson
    Dr. Jessica Heard and Lorraine Heibel have seen their fair share of changes in the veterinary business since they started more than a decade ago. But inside the walls of the Severna Park Veterinary Hospital, the changes stretch even further than the experiences of Heard and Heibel. On May 30, the...
  • RockWell Fitness Holds Anniversary Party

    By Luke Jackson
    RockWell Fitness celebrated its first year in business on May 21 by encouraging residents to come to the gym for a variety of events and to check out the renovations and improvements made over the past year. Attendees enjoyed food and the chance to meet the RockWell team.
  • Arundel Federal Relocates To McKinsey Road

    By Voice Media
    During a ceremony held by the GSPACC, the Oriole Bird did the honors of cutting the commemorative ribbon to mark the grand opening of the Arundel Federal Savings Bank Severna Park branch located at 50 West McKinsey Road. Branch manager Dora Gross, president David Costello and former president...
    • The staff members at Arundel Federal Savings Bank are eager to serve their clients at their new location in the Severna Park Village Center.Photo by Brian Lancione
      The staff members at Arundel Federal Savings Bank are eager to serve their clients at their new location in the Severna Park Village Center.
    •  The new home of Arundel Federal Savings Bank is a larger facility, allowing the bank to offer use of safety deposit boxes and to add a full-time residential mortgage lending specialist to the staff.Photo by Brian Lancione
      The new home of Arundel Federal Savings Bank is a larger facility, allowing the bank to offer use of safety deposit boxes and to add a full-time residential mortgage lending specialist to the staff.
    • The new building provides a unique safety feature for customers with the installation of state-of-the-art safety doors from ISOTEC.Photo by Brian Lancione
      The new building provides a unique safety feature for customers with the installation of state-of-the-art safety doors from ISOTEC.

    Arundel Federal Savings Bank Has A New Home In Severna Park

    By Voice Media
    To keep pace with the growing needs of its customers, Arundel Federal Savings Bank has relocated its Benfield Road branch to 50 West McKinsey Road in the Severna Park Village Center. It will celebrate the new location with a week-long series of events starting May 11. Events will include daily...
  • Chick-fil-A At Severna Park Receives LEED Certification

    By Voice Media
    The U.S. Green Building Council recently awarded the Leadership in Energy Efficiency Design (LEED) Certificate to Chris Schenck, owner of the Chick-fil-A located on Ritchie Highway in Severna Park, and marketing director Stephen Cappello. The certification recognized Chick-fil-A’s dedication...

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