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Clutch added to Shindig lineup

Clutch added to Shindig lineup

| May 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

Clutch, based in Frederick, MD, is the only band to play all three years of The Shindig Festival! They have been pushing the boundaries that define heavy rock music since the 4 original members got together in high school. Having been tagged hard rock, blues rock, southern stoner rock and alternative metal by press and […]

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Osprey joins the Annapolis Maritime Museum

Osprey joins the Annapolis Maritime Museum

| May 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis Maritime Museum is proud to announce a new edition to its collection. On display in the exhibit room, a strikingly mounted osprey extends her wings while clutching a fish. Visitors to the museum can now get a close look at a bird that is usually seen only at a distance in the sky […]

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Kneseth Israel: Opera Made Easier

Kneseth Israel: Opera Made Easier

| May 24, 2015 | 1 Comment

On Sunday June 7, 2015, Congregation Kneseth Israel presents the next performance in their concert series entitled Opera Made Easier.  The program features sopranos Kathryn Evans Pollin and Melanie Anderson, tenor Andrew Fowler, and baritone Shouvik Mondel accompanied by James Fitzpatrick on piano.  Selections from some of the greatest opera works of all time by […]

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Annapolis Symphony announces 2015-2016 season

Annapolis Symphony announces 2015-2016 season

| May 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

Season tickets for new and renewing subscribers are now on sale for the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra’s (ASO) 2015-16 Season.  The programs chosen by Music Director José-Luis Novo feature a stellar group of guest soloists and an intriguing selection of symphonic showpieces. The season is comprised of the five program Lexus Classic Series, a Holiday Pops […]

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Library announces summer reading club

Library announces summer reading club

| May 24, 2015 | 1 Comment

The superhero staff of the Anne Arundel County Public Library (AACPL) system are gearing up for this year’s Summer Reading Club, with a series of free concerts, programs and contests on tap for heroes of every age. The club’s first event features a bilingual performance by Cecilia Esquivel of Cantaré on May 29 at 11 […]

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Patient First offers tips to save your skin over Memorial Day and beyond

Patient First offers tips to save your skin over Memorial Day and beyond

| May 23, 2015 | 8 Comments

The long Memorial Day weekend is just a few days away.  As you head to the beach or relax outside at home, remember to protect your family against the sun’s rays.  The Friday before Memorial Day, May 22, 2015, has been declared “Don’t Fry Day” by the National Council on Skin Cancer Prevention to encourage […]

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Herrmann Advertising wins five national awards

Herrmann Advertising wins five national awards

| May 23, 2015 | 1 Comment

Herrmann Advertising | Branding | Technology of Annapolis was honored with five awards for campaigns and projects recently completed for area healthcare and financial services industry clients. The awards include three Healthcare Advertising Awards and two Communicator Awards. The 32nd annual Healthcare Advertising Awards competition, conducted by Healthcare Marketing Report, recognized Herrmann for its ad […]

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Drug court participants give back to community

Drug court participants give back to community

| May 23, 2015 | 1 Comment

Last week, in honor of National Drug Court month, the Circuit Court for Anne Arundel County Adult Drug Treatment Court program sponsored a Drug Court Community Service Day at Gaudenzia Inc located in Crownsville, MD.  State’s Attorney Wes Adams and Deputy State’s Attorney Jonathon Church along with other SAO staff volunteered alongside Drug Court participants.  The group […]

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Nate Hudson and Allstate stops in Annapolis to bring awareness of motorcycle safety

Nate Hudson and Allstate stops in Annapolis to bring awareness of motorcycle safety

| May 22, 2015 | 1 Comment

To spread awareness about the vital role motorists play in helping to protect motorcycle riders, Allstate Insurance Company announced plans today to sponsor a motorcyclist’s journey across the country on the first-ever “Ride for Awareness.”  Kicking off May 12, in conjunction with Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month, the road trip crosses all 50 states and encourages […]

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Weitzman hires Jim Schmidt as new VP/Senior Creative Director

Weitzman hires Jim Schmidt as new VP/Senior Creative Director

| May 22, 2015 | 1 Comment

Weitzman, a full-service, results-driven marketing agency today announced the addition of Jim Schmidt, who joins the company as Vice President/Senior Creative Director. In that role, Schmidt will lead Weitzman’s creative discipline, providing strategic guidance for clients and artistic direction for the team. Schmidt brings more than 20 years of creative experience to Weitzman, having most […]

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Earn boater safety certificates in St. Michael’s  May 20-21

Earn boater safety certificates in St. Michael’s May 20-21

| May 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

Maryland DNR-approved Boater Safety courses are taking place at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum on May 20-21, June 10-11, July 15-16 and August 12-13. All ages can participate, with pre-registration needed. The two-evening courses takes place from 6-10 pm., with participants able to receive a Maryland Boating Safety Education Certificate, which is required for anyone […]

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Glen Burnie man murdered in Annapolis public housing complex

Glen Burnie man murdered in Annapolis public housing complex

| May 22, 2015 | 1 Comment

On Thursday, May 21st at 11:27pm Officers from the Annapolis Police Department responded to a parking lot in the 900 block of President St for a report of a subject down, possibly shot.  Upon arrival officers located Lamont Scurry, 39, of Glen Burnie.  Scurry had been shot once in the head. Scurry was transported to […]

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Southwest Airlines begins service to Costa Rica from BWI

Southwest Airlines begins service to Costa Rica from BWI

| May 21, 2015 | 1 Comment

Southwest Airlines announced today that it plans to add international air service between Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport and Liberia, Costa Rica.  The new weekly nonstop flights between the two markets would begin on November 7, 2015.  The service would be the second route offered by Southwest between BWI Marshall and Costa Rica.  “As Southwest […]

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Annapolis Leukemia Cup on tap

Annapolis Leukemia Cup on tap

| May 21, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Maryland Chapter announced partnership between Annapolis Green, Sailors for the Sea and EYC Foundation to facilitate the Green initiative for the Leukemia Cup Regatta and After Party. Sailors will receive education on clean sailing practices and Annapolis Green will facilitate education, recycling and composting at the “Rock the Dock for […]

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Annapolis Police offer HQ for safe transactions originating online

Annapolis Police offer HQ for safe transactions originating online

| May 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

In a proactive effort to safeguard our citizens, the Annapolis Police Department is welcoming the public to our department to close their online transactions in a safer way.  Online sites, like Craigslist or online yard sales, require some transactions to be conducted in person.  Transaction Safe Place offers our department’s parking lot and lobby to […]

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Lisa-Ann Walker joins Glen Burnie Weichert Realtor team

Lisa-Ann Walker joins Glen Burnie Weichert Realtor team

| May 21, 2015 | 1 Comment

Weichert Realtors® – Platinum Service, covering the Baltimore-Washington Metropolitan area, is proud to announce Lisa-Ann Walker has joined their office as a real estate agent. Walker is serving property buyers and sellers in Anne Arundel, Prince Georges and Howard counties as well as Baltimore City and Baltimore County. “With Lisa-Ann, clients are getting a dedicated […]

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Touch-A-Truck event at Baysox

Touch-A-Truck event at Baysox

| May 20, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Bowie Baysox announce today the Touch-A-Truck Event presented by Miss Utility at Prince George’s Stadium Saturday, May 30 as the Baysox take on the Harrisburg Senators at 6:35 p.m. This all-new promotion will allow kids and adults to see, touch, interact with and learn about service, emergency and construction vehicles. Starting at 4:30 p.m. […]

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Rock Bridge Academy student places 4th in Rotary contest

Rock Bridge Academy student places 4th in Rotary contest

| May 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

Naomi Parker, 18, a senior at Rock Bridge Academy in Crownsville, placed fourth in the Rotary District 7620 4-Way Speech Contest held May 9 at the district conference at Hood College in Frederick. The daughter of David and Lisa Parker of Davidsonville, Ms. Parker won the Annapolis Rotary Club’s local contest and then won the […]

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Crab Claw Restaurant in St. Michaels celebrates 50 years

Crab Claw Restaurant in St. Michaels celebrates 50 years

| May 20, 2015 | 1 Comment

For 50 years, The Crab Claw Restaurant, the iconic seafood restaurant in St. Michaels, MD, has drawn patrons from near and far to enjoy its premier seafood offerings.  On May 22, 2015, from 4:30 to 9:30 p.m., the restaurant is holding a ’60s soiree on its dock to celebrate its 50th year milestone. The event […]

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Motorist missing after flash flood sweeps truck away in Maryland City

Motorist missing after flash flood sweeps truck away in Maryland City

| May 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

One motorist is missing after the vehicle they were operating was reportedly swept off of Brock Bridge Road by high water. Around 5:00 a.m. on Tuesday morning, Anne Arundel County 911 received a report from a motorist who witnessed a vehicle described as a small white pickup truck being swept off the roadway in the […]

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County publishes sidewalk and accessibility study

County publishes sidewalk and accessibility study

| May 19, 2015 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel County Office of Planning and Zoning, Transportation Division has completed a series of Sidewalk/ADA Accessibility Corridor Studies to evaluate the safe movement of pedestrians and bicyclists within five major transportation corridors in the county.   The purpose of the studies was to identify and evaluate existing sidewalks/bicycle friendly amenities throughout each of the corridors.  […]

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Annapolis Memorial Day Parade scheduled for May 25th

Annapolis Memorial Day Parade scheduled for May 25th

| May 19, 2015 | 1 Comment

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides announces the Annapolis Memorial Day Parade will be held on Monday, May 25 at 10 a.m.   The parade follows the traditional route on West Street, goes around Church Circle, down Main Street, and ends at City Dock.  Immediately following the parade will be the annual wreath laying ceremony at Susan Campbell Park. This […]

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