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Celebrate Independence Day with a boom in Bowie

Celebrate Independence Day with a boom in Bowie

| June 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Bowie Baysox have announced the Red, White and Boom All-American Independence Day Celebration at Prince George’s Stadium Saturday, July 4, as the team takes on the Erie SeaWolves at 6:35 p.m. The event features the popular Independence Day Barbecue and the finest fireworks display in the region following the game, presented by TD Bank. […]

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The Tool Gypsies to perform at 333 Coffeehouse

The Tool Gypsies to perform at 333 Coffeehouse

| June 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

The 333 Coffeehouse, Annapolis’ monthly listening space for folk and acoustic music, is pleased to present a concert by The Tool Gypsies. The Tool Gypsies are a quartet of highly individual musicians based in Easton, MD. Together they play an eclectic mixture of original jazz compositions and foreign language classics – mainly “gypsy” music and […]

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Fourth of July in Annapolis 2015

Fourth of July in Annapolis 2015

| June 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides invites the public to the Annapolis July 4th parade and firework display on Saturday, July 4th.  The parade will begin at 6:30 p.m. at Amos Garret Boulevard and proceed down West Street, around Church Circle, and down Main Street. Following the parade, the United States Naval Academy Concert Band will perform […]

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Rotary awards honor to Bruce Morgenstern

Rotary awards honor to Bruce Morgenstern

| June 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Rotary Club of Annapolis presented its Service Above Self award to Bruce Morgenstern of Annapolis at a meeting at the Annapolis Yacht Club recently. Mr. Morgenstern has devoted himself to volunteer activities in the community since retiring after 36 years as an engineer, quality manager and business management director at ARINC, using his career […]

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Navy Football Fan Fest scheduled for August 8th

Navy Football Fan Fest scheduled for August 8th

| June 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

Navy fans are invited to the 2015 Navy Football Fan Fest/Media Day on Saturday, August 8 from 10 a.m.-12 noon at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium. Navy players will sign autographs on the blue side (press box side) concourse from 10:00-11:00 AM., before moving down to the field to interact with the fans on the field. Fan Fest activities will include interactive inflatable games, giveaways and live music. The first 250 […]

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Bari Leigh to headline at Union Jacks on July 17th

Bari Leigh to headline at Union Jacks on July 17th

| June 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

Fast-rising Southern rock artist, Bari Leigh, kicks off her Summer “Unchained” Tour this week, heading to 40 east coast cities in support of her debut album, Tonight, I’m Unchained. Her tour will include a stop in Annapolis at Union Jacks on July 17th. Having co-written, recorded, co-produced and released the album on her own label, […]

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AAACCVB lays out July events in Anne Arundel County

AAACCVB lays out July events in Anne Arundel County

| June 28, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Annapolis & Anne Arundel County Conference and Visitors Bureau (AAACCVB) wants to make it easy for individuals to enjoy the many exciting events and activities that will be taking place in Annapolis and the Chesapeake Bay throughout July 2015. To assist individuals who are making advance plans for business or vacation travel, the AAACCVB […]

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Chesapeake Bay Blues Fest a roaring success

Chesapeake Bay Blues Fest a roaring success

| June 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

Chesapeake Bay Events announced  that the 2015 Chesapeake Bay Blues Festival was a huge success. After holding a smaller festival in Southern Maryland in 2014, the Chesapeake Bay Blues Festival (CBBF) returned to Sandy Point State Park in Annapolis, Maryland  in May 2015.  “Not only did we offset a fairly large deficit from 2014, the […]

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Free diabetes workshop offered at BWMC

Free diabetes workshop offered at BWMC

| June 28, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Anne Arundel County Department of Aging and Disabilities and the University of Maryland Baltimore Washington Medical Center will be partnering to present free Diabetes workshops next month. The workshops will be held at the Baltimore Washington Medical Center’s Health Services location at 7556 Teague Road, Suite 440, Hanover, MD. The “Living Well With Diabetes” […]

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Whole Health Designs partners with Chic Communications

Whole Health Designs partners with Chic Communications

| June 27, 2015 | 1 Comment

Chic Communications has announced  their newest lifestyle client, Whole Health Designs . Founded in 2010, Whole Health Designs is a clean eating lifestyle company, which offers health coaching, detox programs and juice cleanses. Whole Heath Designs Founder, Lisa Consiglio Ryan, is a certified Integrative Nutritional Health Coach and has positioned herself as the “go-to-health-guru” in the […]

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BWI wants to build full-service hotel in airport with direct terminal access

BWI wants to build full-service hotel in airport with direct terminal access

| June 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport is requesting proposals from qualified firms for the design, development, financing, construction, and operation of an airport hotel.  BWI Marshall is working to establish a convenient, full-service hotel that offers direct access to the Airport terminal.  “We want to provide a true on-airport, high-quality hotel for the benefit of our […]

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AYC holds Opti boot camp

AYC holds Opti boot camp

| June 27, 2015 | 1 Comment

Sixty-six of the best Optimist sailors from the United States took part in the “2015 USODA (United States Optimist Dinghy Association) U.S. National and U.S. Development Team Boot Camp Practice” at the Annapolis Yacht Club, June 10-14. The boot camp was designed to help the elite young sailors prepare for the year’s busy national and […]

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Volunteers needed all over county

Volunteers needed all over county

| June 26, 2015 | 1 Comment

Many Volunteer positions are available through the Anne Arundel County Volunteer Center. If you do not see an opportunity below that fits your needs, contact the Volunteer Center at ask.aacvc@outlook.com or 410-897-9207. Check our Website: www.aacvc.org. A few current volunteer opportunities are listed below. 2015Annapolis Irish Festival July 10-11, 2015 The 5th Annual Annapolis Irish […]

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Library thrilled with passage of Schuh’s budget

Library thrilled with passage of Schuh’s budget

| June 26, 2015 | 1 Comment

The future of the Anne Arundel County Public Library (AACPL) system looks brighter after a series of actions were taken earlier this month by County Executive Steven. R. Schuh and members of the County Council to improve and protect the county’s libraries. On June 9th, the County Executive and County Councilman Chris Trumbauer announced a compromise […]

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Free diabetes workshop scheduled at AAMC

Free diabetes workshop scheduled at AAMC

| June 26, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Anne Arundel County Department of Aging and Disabilities and the Anne Arundel Medical Center will be partnering to present free Diabetes workshops next month. The workshops will be held in the Belcher Pavilion at the Anne Arundel Medical Center. The “Living Well With Diabetes” workshop is appropriate for participants with Pre-Diabetes, or Type 2 […]

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Schuh’s new budget embraces controlling the heroin epidemic

Schuh’s new budget embraces controlling the heroin epidemic

| June 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Anne Arundel County Council today embraced County  Executive Steve Schuh’s budget plan to address the growing heroin crisis in Anne Arundel County.  “The enacted budget will be making strategic investments in education, health, and public safety to fight this problem from every angle.” said Schuh. “I thank the Council for embracing my budget plan […]

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Ginger Cover residents help the Bay with new oysters

Ginger Cover residents help the Bay with new oysters

| June 25, 2015 | 1 Comment

Five residents of the Ginger Cove retirement community in Annapolis are participating in the Oyster Restoration Project operated by the Department of Natural Resources (DNR) and the Chesapeake Bay Foundation. Meade Rudasill, Gene Avallone, Dwight Barlett, and Bill Clark have joined John Kenny, who has been running the oyster gardening program at Ginger Cove for […]

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A busy July for Schooners Woodwind

A busy July for Schooners Woodwind

| June 25, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Schooners Woodwind have a busy July planned for visitors and locals alike. From Wednesday Night Races to the fabulous Fourth of July Fireworks to a romantic Boat and Breakfast experience to concerts afloat.  Check it all out!  July 2:  Sailing Cruise with live music aboard the 74-foot Schooner Woodwind:  Enjoy music performed by local […]

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Andrew Redman joins Glen Burnie’s Weichert Realtors – Platinum Service

Andrew Redman joins Glen Burnie’s Weichert Realtors – Platinum Service

| June 24, 2015 | 1 Comment

Weichert Realtors® – Platinum Service, covering the Baltimore-Washington Metropolitan area, is proud to announce Andrew Redman has joined their office as a real estate agent. Redman is serving property buyers and sellers in Anne Arundel, Eastern Shore, Prince Georges and Montgomery counties. “Andrew is a great addition to our team of real estate specialists,” said […]

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Weitzman president named YWCA TWIN Award recipient

Weitzman president named YWCA TWIN Award recipient

| June 24, 2015 | 1 Comment

Margriet Mitchell, president of Weitzman Agency, was recently presented with the prestigious Tribute to Women and Industry (TWIN) Award from the YWCA of Annapolis and Anne Arundel County. For the past 30 years, the YWCA TWIN Award Program has honored women who exemplify excellence in executive-level positions, demonstrate outstanding leadership qualities, have top-level responsibility for […]

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Annapolis Rotary awards more than $50K to Connected Warrior Foundation

Annapolis Rotary awards more than $50K to Connected Warrior Foundation

| June 24, 2015 | 1 Comment

Annapolis Rotary Club President Marshall Larner, from left, and Black Tie and Diamonds Gala Co-chairmen Dave Cordle and Elaine Shanley donate a $56,517.35 check to Jim Leckinger, director of programs at the Connected Warrior Foundation.  Established in 2012, the foundation serves the needs of returning injured veterans by providing them with Android-based computer tablets, enabling […]

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Maryland Boating Safety Class this weekend

Maryland Boating Safety Class this weekend

| June 23, 2015 | 1 Comment

Get your Boating Safety Class Card in one weekend. You need it if you were born after July 1972 to legally operate a recreational vessel in Maryland. This course awards the card for all who attend the course and pass the test with an 80% or higher. The class is being offered on a weekend […]

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