February 22, 2018
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  • Cast Your Vote For The Best Of Pasadena

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  • Although the Magothy River’s water quality is slowly improving from its all-time low in 2012, it has not exceeded a C-grade level according to MRA standards in more than 10 years.

    State Of The Magothy To Address The River’s Ailing Health

    Any boater will tell you that when you spring a leak, it’s not enough to start bailing water out – you need to patch the hole and stop the water from coming in. Such is the comparison that Paul Spadaro, president of the Magothy River Association (MRA), makes about restoring the health...
  • During the PBA’s annual scholarship fundraiser, held on March 3 from 7:00pm to 11:00pm at Kurtz’s Beach, guests can unleash their ‘80s pride with glamorous wardrobes and funky props.

    PBA To Host ‘80s-Themed Scholarship Fundraiser

    It’s almost time to break out your blazers and high-top shoes — all to help local students further their education. The Pasadena Business Association (PBA) will host its annual scholarship fundraiser, with an ‘80s twist, on March 3, from 7:00pm to 11:00pm at Kurtz’s Beach....
  • The county’s fleet of vehicles is inspected at the Bureau of Highways Central Road Operations District Yard in Crownsville.

    The Role Of Public Works: Snow Removal

    Why Wasn’t My Street Plowed? And Other Common Questions From a department operations center in Annapolis, workers log emergency calls on computer screens and a backup generator stands at the ready. No, the Bureau of Highways employees are not preparing for a nuclear blast or a hurricane...

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  • PBA Update

    Don’t forget that our scholarship fundraiser is March 3 from 7:00pm to 11:00pm at Kurtz’s Beach. All proceeds go toward scholarships for local Pasadena students. Bring your family, friends and business associates for a fun evening of dancing to music by the band Guys in Thin Ties. We will have a silent auction with really cool items to bid on. Food, draft beer, wine, soda, coffee and tea are included. A cash bar will have mixed drinks. We will have a group judge the best ‘80s outfit, and prizes will be awarded to the best male and best female costume. Tickets prices go from $40 per person to $50 per person after February 23, so purchase your tickets now. You can stop by...
  • Jessica Kenealy (center), who recently became the owner of Rumors Retreat Salon & Day Spa, said her reliable staff has been instrumental in ensuring an easy transition. “I didn’t realize how much I missed the camaraderie of having many coworkers,” she said. “The staff here is really amazing.”

    New Ownership Carries On 30-Year Tradition At Rumors Salon & Day Spa

    Although Jessica Kenealy enjoyed running a 500-square-foot hair salon out of her home for 10 years, she knew that she wanted to move on to something bigger eventually. When a friend approached her with word that Helen Neisser, owner of Rumors Retreat Salon & Day Spa, was retiring and looking to...
  • Baltimore Ravens fans young and old came to The Office in December 2017 to meet kicker Justin Tucker. 6. Nine days after having a double mastectomy, general manager Sarah Root was back at The Office Bar & Grill.

    For Five Years, The Office Has Put Its Stamp On Pasadena

    When Sarah Root was 8 or 9 years old, she and her sisters strung birthday signs around The Wheel Inn to celebrate their mom’s 40th birthday. The Wheel Inn eventually became Lightning Jack's and then Billy V's, but just over five years ago, that location became The Office Bar &...
  • Tell Me About The Tax Bill

    According to a Forbes article, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 will cost the United States government $1.5 trillion in lost revenue. I want to talk about the most important things you need to know about this law. I am neither an accountant nor a tax attorney, so please take this article as...

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  • Pasadena Elementary Students To Perform Original Play

    Over two weeks, a committee of five Pasadena Elementary School fifth-grade students met during lunch to write an outline for their class play. With the help of library media specialist Ann Dahlheim, the five students were able to work all of their ideas into a three-act play. The “committee...

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  • Lowering Taxes

    The federal action of reducing taxes will positively affect nearly everyone in Maryland. However, because Maryland is a high-taxed state, local taxes will increase significantly if no action is taken in Annapolis this session.
    Our delegation is vigorously working with Governor Hogan to hold Maryland taxpayers harmless. This means that if we get the legislation right, you will not pay any more in Maryland taxes than you did last year, and you will benefit from the federal tax reduction.
    The range of savings depends on your particular earnings, deductions, family size, etc., but on average, most people should see a decrease of federal taxes, anywhere from $500 to $2,500. That’s real...
  • An Update On Tax Cuts

    Since the federal Tax Cuts and Jobs Act was passed in December, there have been many questions and guesses about its impact on taxpayers. The news has been filled with forecasts of doom, gloom and fear. But soon after the bill’s passage, company after company across our nation began...
  • A Freeze On Development

    Anne Arundel County is a wonderful place, which is why more people want to come here to live and work. However, an increasing population puts stress on our schools, roads and public safety. To manage these stresses, our administration is committed to smart growth in areas with adequate...
  • What Federal Tax Reform Means For Maryland

    When Congress passed the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act in December, it left many unanswered questions. Who will benefit? Who will be harmed? Will corporate tax relief really boost the economy and have trickle-down effects, despite past failures? Will tax bills go down for the long haul or will it be...

Health & FitnessHealth & Fitness

  • Dispensaries such as Green Point Wellness, which will open in February in Linthicum, offer medicinal cannabis products in a secure environment where patients can get advice from trained staff members.

    What’s All This I Hear About Medicinal Cannabis?

    Cancer, seizures, glaucoma, multiple sclerosis, Parkinson’s, arthritis, anxiety, PTSD. What does each of these conditions – among many others – have in common with the others? They are all conditions that can be treated with medicinal cannabis. Yes, cannabis. More commonly...
  • Why To Spay And Neuter Your Exotic Pets

    Everyone knows the old Bob Barker line “Help control the pet population. Have your pets spayed or neutered.” Most everyone attributes that statement to dogs and cats because of the obvious benefits of reducing the number of pets in shelters and preventing mammary, testicular and...
  • The Eco-Friendly Dental Office

    Modern technology has given dentists more ways and means to practice dentistry while maintaining exceptional patient care. Most of these improvements are also better for the environment. Q: What is Eco-Friendly Dentistry? A: I take this question to mean, “What can dentists do to help the...
  • UM BWMC’s Heartbeat For Health Creates Wellness Awareness

    University of Maryland Baltimore Washington Medical Center’s annual Heartbeat for Health expo, which was held this year on February 10 at the Y in Arnold, engaged community members in hands-on lessons and entertained them with upbeat dance performances and demonstrations, all to get people...

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