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BLOG: Kayak Trip on South River Brings Exercise, Recreation and Restaurant Revenue

By Lisa Arrasmith Chuck McMillin of Chesapeake Kayak Adventures Meetup led 24 kayakers on a paddle out of Homeport Farm Park in Edgewater on Sunday (Oct. 5). The kayakers launched onto Church Creek on a windy morning and paddled the South River. They stopped for lunch at Mike’s Crabhouse on the South River at the […]

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Edgewater Resident Leads Maryland League of Women Voters into Election 2014

Susan Cochran has never been one to shy away from a challenge. She was in her 50s when she decided to go to law school — which she did, earning a JD  degree from George Mason University. Cochran passed the bar and kept up with work on a variety of issues, but did not maintain […]

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Partial Road Collapse Fixed with $700K Project in Southdown Shores

Anne Arundel County Department of Public works, with funding help from the state of Maryland, is working to fix a severe stormwater runoff problem into Beards Creek in Edgewater. The project got underway after the roadway, Southdown Road, partially collapsed, nearly cutting off nine homes that sat to the west of the site. According to […]

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State Highway Work at Route 2 at 214 to Continue This Weekend

Maryland State Highway officials said that motorists should expect impacts on southbound Route 2 (Solomons Island Road) at Central Avenue (MD 214) this weekend as resurfacing work continues. Beginning Friday night at 9 p.m., SHA will resurface or “whitetop” the southbound lanes of Route 2. State Highway urges motorists to utilize alternate routes, including Pike […]

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New Sidewalks Along Davidsonville Road Will Enhance Pedestrian Safety in Gambrills

Being a pedestrian in Anne Arundel County — well, certain parts of Anne Arundel County — can be a treacherous endeavor. If there are sidewalks at all, they sometimes end abruptly. If you need to utilize a wheelchair or motorized scooter, there might not be a curb cut, so you’re left pulling a Travis Pastrana […]

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Mayo Beach Park is Open This Sunday!

Mayo Beach Park is open from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. THIS Sunday, September 7, 2014. Mayo Beach Park is an Anne Arundel County Department of Recreation and Parks county park right on the Chesapeake Bay between the South River and Beverly-Triton Beach Park. It has wonderful sandy beaches, picnic tables, shade trees, playground equipment, parking […]

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