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Providence Center fall gala scheduled for October

Providence Center fall gala scheduled for October

| September 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

Providence Center will honor “The Inspiration in All of Us” at its annual fall gala on Thursday, October 16, 2014, at the Loews Annapolis Hotel.  The event raises funds to support the programs and services Providence Center provides for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities in Anne Arundel County. “The Inspiration in All of Us” […]

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Son awarded Gift of Life Award for actions to save father’s life

Son awarded Gift of Life Award for actions to save father’s life

| September 1, 2014 | 1 Comment

When Mr. John Bengough became the victim of a Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA) on April 10th, he was given the gift of life by the fast actions of his son and a neighbor who came to his aid, performing CPR to keep his blood circulating until fire department personnel arrived. Today, Mr. Bengough assisted with […]

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Fringe Fest returns to Annapolis in October

Fringe Fest returns to Annapolis in October

| September 1, 2014 | 1 Comment

After a landmark year in 2013, the Fringe Festival is returning to Annapolis for the 4th year on October 4, 2014. Inspired by the famous Edinburgh Festival Fringe, the Annapolis Fringe Festival is a low-cost, wildly fun one-day event of uncensored live performances by artists who push the boundaries, in some of the hottest venues in […]

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Puppies swim at Truxtun Park

Puppies swim at Truxtun Park

| August 31, 2014 | 1 Comment

Annapolis Recreation and Parks will host its annual Dog Days of Summer event at the Truxtun Park Pool located at 251 Pump House Road in Annapolis on Wednesday, September 3, 2014 from 4 to 7 p.m. Bring your pooch to the pool for some doggie paddle fun! Event requirements: well-behaved dogs over the age of […]

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Carol and David Stern to chair Annapolis Opera’s Singable Feast

Carol and David Stern to chair Annapolis Opera’s Singable Feast

| August 31, 2014 | 1 Comment

Annapolis Opera is pleased to announce that passionate opera fans Carol and David Stern will serve as the honorary chairs of its Fourth Annual Singable Feast, the Opera’s principal fundraising event that will usher in its 42nd season. Carol and David Stern are honored to be named the chairs of this year’s Singable Feast. The […]

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Popeye’s employee murdered in Brooklyn Park store

Popeye’s employee murdered in Brooklyn Park store

| August 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

On August 31, 2014 at approximately 8:08 a.m., officers from the Northern District responded to the Popeye’s Restaurant located at 5317 Ritchie Highway N. Brooklyn Park, MD. Upon arrival, officers spoke with the manager who arrived in the morning to open the business. The manager found an employee, an adult female in her 40s, suffering […]

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Wishbone Ash to play Rams Head on September 21

Wishbone Ash to play Rams Head on September 21

| August 31, 2014 | 1 Comment

Wishbone Ash will perform at Rams Head on Stage on Sunday, Sept. 21, on the second leg of their Blue Horizon US tour. The shows feature a performance of the band’s best-selling “Live Dates” album in its entirety, plus tracks from their 2014 release, “Blue Horizon.” Formed in 1969, the band is world-renowned for pioneering […]

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Spalding student helps deliver backpacks

Spalding student helps deliver backpacks

| August 31, 2014 | 1 Comment

This August, rising Senior Matt Binder of Archbishop Spalding High School helped deliver backpacks to over 6 schools in Anne Arundel County with Walk the Walk Foundation.  Walk the Walk Foundation helped sponsor over 600 students for Anne Arundel County’s Back to School program.  Matt has been volunteering for Walk the Walk Foundation over the […]

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Rams Head presents Pat Metheny at Maryland Hall

Rams Head presents Pat Metheny at Maryland Hall

| August 30, 2014 | 1 Comment

Rams Head Promotions has announced that Pat Metheny Unity Group will perform on Sunday November 23 at TheMaryland Hall for Creative Arts in Annapolis, Md. The year 2013 was a banner one for Pat Metheny. After being awarded his 20th Grammy, for Unity Band, and the release of his critically acclaimed recording of Tap: John […]

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Mermaid’s Kiss Oyster Fest

Mermaid’s Kiss Oyster Fest

| August 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Oyster Recovery Partnership (ORP) has announced that tickets are on sale for its annual fundraiser, the Mermaid’s Kiss Oyster Fest.  The event will be held on Thursday, October 2 from 7 to 10 p.m. at the National Aquarium in Baltimore. Admission is $90 for an individual ticket and $150 per pair. Tickets can be […]

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Bay Area Community Church fills backpacks

Bay Area Community Church fills backpacks

| August 30, 2014 | 1 Comment

Bay Area Community Church partnered with Walk the Walk Foundation to create an event to help fill backpacks for local students in need. During a picnic, families climbed onto the Walk the Walk trailer which was full of school supplies and one by one they filled backpacks with all the necessary school supplies. At the […]

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The Naval Academy Spouses’ and Civilians’ Club hosts welcome coffee

The Naval Academy Spouses’ and Civilians’ Club hosts welcome coffee

| August 29, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Naval Academy Spouses’ and Civilians’ Club (formerly The Naval Academy Women’s Club) will host their annual Welcome Coffee for current and prospective members on Tuesday, September 9, 2014, 10:00 a.m. to noon, at Eastport Yacht Club, 317 First Street, in Annapolis.  Admission is $12 and rsvp’s are requested by August 25, 2014.  Payment can […]

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Goshen Farm open house scheduled for September

Goshen Farm open house scheduled for September

| August 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

On Saturday, September 20, 2014 the Goshen Farm Preservation Society, Inc. will hold its Fall Open House from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. The Society is in the process of restoring this historic jewel built in 1783, and preserving the remaining 22 acres of woods and fields. The event and parking are free. Light refreshments will […]

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Carla Hall delights sold out crowd at Wellness House of Annapolis

Carla Hall delights sold out crowd at Wellness House of Annapolis

| August 29, 2014 | 1 Comment

On Friday, August 1st Wellness House of Annapolis hosted its inaugural Celebrity Chef Event with cooking demonstrations, a tasting dinner, cheese and charcuterie tastings, delicious desserts and wine, and entertainment by the Rhoades Whiltehill jazz ensemble. Celebrity Chef, Carla Hall, co-host of ABC’s popular lifestyle series “The Chew” was the guest host of this inaugural […]

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Bello Machre announces Hertha and Jesse Adams  Ray of Hope Program

Bello Machre announces Hertha and Jesse Adams Ray of Hope Program

| August 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Hertha and Jesse Adams Charitable Trust helps many individuals and families in need of emergency respite care and in-home support services.  In recognition of their generosity, Bello Machre hereby names The Hertha and Jesse Adams Ray of Hope Program.  This important program will continue to change the lives of people with developmental disabilities for […]

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Boat shows prepare for October crowds

Boat shows prepare for October crowds

| August 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Every October sailors from around the globe gather on miles of docks in the historic seaport of Annapolis, Maryland for the United States Sailboat Show. The upcoming 45th internationally acclaimed sailboat show will open October 9th and run through October 13th and is the largest and oldest in-water sailboat show. Premiering Boats - The most exciting new sailboats from major manufacturers […]

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Wrabyn hosting several events this fall

Wrabyn hosting several events this fall

| August 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

WRABYN, the unique one-off boutique located in West Annapolis has scheduled a series of events and trunk shows for this fall.  New designers and partnerships with other local businesses are on tap. Thursday, September 4th. 12 – 9 pm Nanette Lepore Trunk Show  Known for her bold colors, evocative prints and signature silhouettes, Nanette Lepore […]

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Under Armour releases special Navy uniform for Ohio State game

Under Armour releases special Navy uniform for Ohio State game

| August 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Navy football team will open the 2014 season against Ohio State on Saturday in a special Under Armour-designed uniform inspired by the iconic Navy Summer Whites military uniform. From a helmet directly inspired by the covers that the Mids wear to a gold belt buckle, no detail was left out. Additionally, the Mids will […]

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Local teens selected for Brighton Beach Memoirs in Bowie

Local teens selected for Brighton Beach Memoirs in Bowie

| August 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Two Annapolis teens, Casey Baum 14 and Sophia Speciale 15, are starring in a new production of Neil Simon’s Brighton Beach Memoirs at the Bowie Playhouse, August 29 to September 13. Casey is the son of Susan and Dan Baum and is a resident of Arnold. Sophie is the daughter of Margo and Alessandro Speciale, MD.  She […]

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Department of Aging and Disabilities wins prestigious award

Department of Aging and Disabilities wins prestigious award

| August 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Anne Arundel County Department of Aging and Disabilities today announced that its Making the Link program recently received recognition from the National Association of Area Agencies on Aging (n4a) with anAging Achievement Award, an honor presented by n4a to member agencies. The awards program is sponsored by CST your Link to Life (CST-LTL). The Anne Arundel […]

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Drink wine, help the Bay

Drink wine, help the Bay

| August 27, 2014 | 1 Comment

Beaulieu Vineyard® (BV), a historic Napa Valley winery, owned by Diageo Chateau and Estates, announced an expansion to their partnership with the Chesapeake Bay Trust. During the months of August, September and October, BV Wine will focus sales force efforts in Delaware, Maryland and Washington, DC at participating retailers and restaurants in an effort to […]

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Watermark works with local historians to update tours

Watermark works with local historians to update tours

| August 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Cruises on the Bay™ by Watermark®’s narrated Spa Creek Tour has been cruising the waters of Spa Creek in Annapolis for 30 years and is a favorite cruise for visitors and locals. Watermark is proud to announce the tour has undergone a makeover for historical accuracy and a better customer experience. It should come as […]

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