February 09, 2016
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  • The annual Polar Bear Plunge at Sandy Point State Park challenges participants to take a dip in the wintry waters of the Chesapeake Bay as a way of raising money and awareness for Special Olympics Maryland.

    Making A Splash For A Good Cause

    If you’ve ever wanted to do something really crazy for a good cause — well, here’s your chance! The 20th annual Polar Bear Plunge is coming up on Saturday, January 30, and there’s still time to be involved in this must-do Maryland tradition that challenges people to...



  • Chamber Update

    Happy New Year! It’s always exciting to look ahead to the new year and the promise it holds. At the Greater Severna Park and Arnold Chamber of Commerce, we’re planning our calendar for 2016, and we hope to have some wonderful programs and events. Our Shop Local Fun Festival will be held Saturday, May 7, and we’re targeting April for our Total Family Wellness Expo. Watch for details!
    We have a great annual installation dinner planned at Chartwell Country Club on January 27. Our guest speaker will be Water F. “Pete” Landon, the director of the governor’s office of homeland security. With so much unrest in the world, knowing how Maryland stands on the issue...

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  • FOTA Art Scholarship Now Open To Anne Arundel StudentsExclusive

    Friends of the Arts (FOTA) in Annapolis is offering two art scholarships of $2,500 each for the academic year 2016-2017 to local college-level art students attending accredited Maryland institutions. Applicants must be residents of Anne Arundel County and have completed a minimum of 12 credits in the last year.
    These awards will be determined on a competitive basis and require the submission of an art portfolio, an artist’s statement and two letters of recommendation. All applicants will be emailed notification of competition results by June 10. Payment will be made directly to the recipient's college. Scholarship recipients will be required to give a short presentation to...

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Politics & OpinionPolitics & Opinion

  • So Many Roads: The Life And Legacy of Republican Aris T. AllenExclusive

    This month, the Voice asked Republicans and Democrats to talk about a member of their party, past or present, who helped improve Anne Arundel County.
    You’ve probably driven Maryland Route 665 many times. It’s the three-mile stretch of highway that runs behind Annapolis Harbour Center from Route 50 and U.S. 301 in Parole east to Bywater Road and Forest Drive. Despite knowing the road, what you may not know is the incredible journey of Dr. Aris T. Allen, the man Route 665 is named after.
    Allen was the first African-American chair of the Maryland Republican Party, the first African-American to run for a statewide office in Maryland and the embodiment of the American dream –...

Health & FitnessHealth & Fitness

  • Tech Talk With Dr. CranskaExclusive

    Modern dentistry is dynamic. Changes to improve patient comfort and quality of care are always being developed. The use of improved dental materials, modern delivery systems, lasers, computer-generated imaging and computer management software systems are just some of the changes.
    In this column, I will answer questions on high-technology dentistry. Please direct inquiries to www.cranska.com or email laserdentistry@hotmail.com.
    Changes In The Modern Dental Office
    Q: I have been going to the dentist since I was a child. I’m amazed at the changes in dentistry, the dental office and equipment over the last 50 years. What are the biggest changes in dentistry in your...

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