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Cool Anne Arundel

Cool Anne Arundel

The temperatures may no longer be topping records as they were for a time in mid-July, but with the dog days of August and early September looming in Anne Arundel County and elsewhere, few are forgetting the importance of finding ways of keeping chill. Take "Kona Chris" O'Kieffe of Edgewater. A year ago, he concluded that the old-style ice cream trucks he'd loved as a boy were a dying institution. A dad himself, he says the trucks have come to seem less than clean, even a little secretive. "And people have been hearing those same ice-cream jingles through bad speakers for 50 years," he says. Today, if you see him coming, it's likely at the wheel of the...