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All the info you need for the Annapolis Fourth of July Celebration

All the info you need for the Annapolis Fourth of July Celebration

| June 27, 2017

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides invites all residents to the Annapolis 4th of July parade and fireworks on Tuesday, July 4th.  The parade will begin at 6:30 p.m. at Amos Garrett Boulevard and proceed along West Street, around Church Circle, and down Main Street. The fireworks show will begin at approximately 9:15 p.m.  Main Street and the Spa […]

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Randy Newman and Blue Oyster Cult coming to Maryland Hall

Randy Newman and Blue Oyster Cult coming to Maryland Hall

| June 27, 2017

Rams Head Promotions just announced two incredible shows at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts. Randy Newman and Blue Oyster Cult! An Evening with Randy Newman Thursday, September 21 Doors: 7pm Show: 8pm $85 – $125 TICKETS ON SALE: Friday, June 30 @ 10am  With songs that run the gamut from heartbreaking to satirical and […]

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Southern Airways Express adds two more destinations from BWI

Southern Airways Express adds two more destinations from BWI

| June 27, 2017

Southern Airways Express announced today that it would add new service between Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport and two cities: Johnstown, Pennsylvania and Morgantown, West Virginia.  Two daily roundtrip flights to Johnstown are scheduled to begin on July 17, and three daily roundtrip flights to Morgantown are scheduled to start on July 31.  The new […]

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Severn man sentenced to 12 years for assault on girlfriend

Severn man sentenced to 12 years for assault on girlfriend

| June 27, 2017

Anne Arundel County State’s Attorney Wes Adams announced today that Rondell Dorsey, 36, of Severn, was sentenced by Circuit Court Judge Michele D. Jaklitsch to 12 years in prison for First Degree Assault of his girlfriend. “Domestic Violence is a very serious problem that often goes unreported,” said Anne Arundel County State’s Attorney Wes Adams. […]

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Hometown artist  returns to exhibit at Annapolis Pottery

Hometown artist returns to exhibit at Annapolis Pottery

| June 27, 2017

Annapolis Pottery is pleased to announce that Marlene Prendergast Jones has joined the gallery as a new artist.  Her work is on exhibit in the downtown location on State Circle and in the Annapolis Mall, next to Nordstrom’s. Marlene creates unique Raku and horsehair pottery using a gas kiln and a reduction process. A native […]

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Hogan announces new hires for 2018 re-election campaign

Hogan announces new hires for 2018 re-election campaign

| June 27, 2017

The Hogan-Rutherford campaign today announced the addition of two key players to their 2018 campaign team. Ryan Reynolds, a native of Augusta, GA, will serve as campaign manager. Most recently a senior vice president at the Washington, D.C.-based polling and data analytics firm WPA Intelligence, Reynolds has served as a senior advisor to the campaign […]

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Anne Arundel County Animal Control participating in statewide cat adoption event

Anne Arundel County Animal Control participating in statewide cat adoption event

| June 27, 2017

To save and find homes for the thousands of homeless cats and kittens Millersville and all across Maryland, Anne Arundel County Animal Control is teaming up with 15 other shelters in the state to participate in the first-ever Maryland 2,000 Saving Lives Across Maryland adoption event. Anne Arundel County Animal Control got a jump start […]

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9th Annual Paca Girlfriends Party draws yet another record crowd

9th Annual Paca Girlfriends Party draws yet another record crowd

| June 26, 2017

The 9th Annual Paca Girlfriends Flower Power Party kicked off on June 21st with more than 750 women descending on the William Paca House and Gardens. Along with the event’s signature cocktail, the PacaTini, the sold out crowd indulged on gourmet food from some of the area’s premier caterers. Paca’s boisterously dressed “girlfriends” mingled throughout the […]

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WRNR to provide music for Annapolis Fourth of July celebration

WRNR to provide music for Annapolis Fourth of July celebration

| June 26, 2017

103.1 WRNR will take over the hosting duties at the 4th of July fireworks display in downtown Annapolis. The station will broadcast live, high above the City Dock, from their mobile, 30 foot high, WRNR Sky Box Studios.  Starting at 8pm, WRNR will air a special holiday playlist , featuring WRNR favorites and special Red White and […]

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Celebrate Independence Day with the Baysox

Celebrate Independence Day with the Baysox

| June 26, 2017

The Bowie Baysox will hold their annual Independence Day Celebration on Tuesday, July 4, when the team hosts the Hartford Yard Goats at 6:35 p.m. The event features the finest fireworks display in the region following the game, presented by Whole Foods Market. Fans will be able to enter the stadium at 5:00 p.m. when […]

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The Arc Central Chesapeake Region selects new CEO in Jonathan Rondeau

The Arc Central Chesapeake Region selects new CEO in Jonathan Rondeau

| June 26, 2017

The Arc Central Chesapeake Region (Arc CCR) is pleased to announce that Jonathon Rondeau has been selected to serve as Chief Executive Officer starting July 12. “I am excited to join The Arc Central Chesapeake Region. The Arc has a long history of innovative, person-centered services and I look forward to partnering with the board, […]

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Samaritan House gets grant from Quality Health Foundation

Samaritan House gets grant from Quality Health Foundation

| June 26, 2017

Quality Health Foundation (QHF) has announced this year’s grant awards totaling $380,000 in Maryland and Washington, D.C. that support local healthcare-related quality improvement efforts. Of the 67 applications, 15 organizations received grants. “The Board received many diverse and deserving applications this year,” said Dr. Molly Burgoyne, QHF Board of Directors Chair. “It’s reassuring to know […]

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Ready for the CrowFest?

Ready for the CrowFest?

| June 26, 2017

Crow Vineyard & Winery will be holding their third annual CrowFest festival on Sunday, September 10, 2017 from 11AM-5PM. To purchase tickets, please visit: CrowVineyardAndWinery.com and click on the EVENTS tab. CrowFest is Crow Vineyard & Winery’s festival to celebrate the bounty of the Eastern Shore and the beginning of the harvesting of their grapes. […]

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PLEASE SHARE: County Police seek help in identifying armed robber of Odenton convenience store

PLEASE SHARE: County Police seek help in identifying armed robber of Odenton convenience store

| June 26, 2017

On June 22, 2017 at approximately 9:33p.m., officers responded to the High’s store located at 1624 Annapolis Road for an armed robbery. The clerk stated that the suspect entered the business, displayed a handgun, and announced a robbery. The clerk complied and the suspect took an underdetermined amount of currency before fleeing the business. Numerous […]

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Comedy continues at Rams Head On Stage with Basile

Comedy continues at Rams Head On Stage with Basile

| June 25, 2017

Rams Head On Stage is a little taste of Nashville, New Orleans, and Austin all rolled up in one!  A small, intimate venue where no seat is more than 68 feet from the stage. A small venue that packs a big punch with top national acts 364 days a year.  Check out the latest shows […]

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Annapolis firefighter’s battle with Leukemia spurs marrow donor drive on July 1

Annapolis firefighter’s battle with Leukemia spurs marrow donor drive on July 1

| June 25, 2017

Josh Snyder is an Annapolis Firefighter who is in a battle. To be honest, he’s much rather be battling flames, but he is battling for his life. Josh, an 11 year veteran of the department has Myelofibrosis, a form oof Leukemia. Married with two children, his doctors have determined that he needs a bone marrow […]

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Annapolis Yacht Sales named Mercruiser and Mercury Outboard Engine dealer

Annapolis Yacht Sales named Mercruiser and Mercury Outboard Engine dealer

| June 25, 2017

Annapolis Yacht Sales has announced that they have been named a Mercruiser and Mercury Outboard Engine Dealer! Mercruiser and Mercury engine Sales, Parts and Service will now be available at their Kent Island Office, conveniently located at Bay Bridge Marina. “We are excited to be able to add Mercruiser and Mercury to the list of premium engine lines […]

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Pat Metheny and Rickie Lee Jones to headline at Rams Head On Stage

Pat Metheny and Rickie Lee Jones to headline at Rams Head On Stage

| June 25, 2017

Rams Head On Stage is a little taste of Nashville, New Orleans, and Austin all rolled up in one!  A small, intimate venue where no seat is more than 68 feet from the stage. A small venue that packs a big punch with top national acts 364 days a year.  Check out the latest shows […]

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Glory Days Grill receives “Food Allergy Champion” award

Glory Days Grill receives “Food Allergy Champion” award

| June 25, 2017

Glory Days Grill, a sports-themed family restaurant operating 25 corporate and franchised restaurants in 4 states, received an award for ‘2017 Best Food Allergy Champion’ by AllerTrain, an ANSI accredited food allergy and gluten-free training course offered by MenuTrinfo. Sarah Lauer, Corporate Training Manager, was specifically honored for her ongoing commitment to food safety and […]

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Fourth of July festivities kick off with First Sunday Arts Festival

Fourth of July festivities kick off with First Sunday Arts Festival

| June 24, 2017

The perfect place to start celebrating America’s birthday is to spend the afternoon of July 2nd at the First Sunday Arts festival in downtown Annapolis, Maryland. This festivals gives you the opportunity to shop and buy American made from local and regional artisans, listen to great local band and eat at the food trucks and […]

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AAMC Foundations honors new Annapolitans with room dedication

AAMC Foundations honors new Annapolitans with room dedication

| June 24, 2017

The Anne Arundel Medical Center (AAMC) Foundation is pleased to announce the dedication of AAMC’s Domestic Violence Forensic Exam Room, located in the medical center’s Emergency Department, in honor of New Annapolitans, an all-volunteer club of 700 members and sponsors of the greater Annapolis area. Since 2005, the New Annapolitans club has supported AAMC’s Abuse […]

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Local grad receives $1000 from Blades of Green Scholarship

Local grad receives $1000 from Blades of Green Scholarship

| June 24, 2017

The Blades of Green Scholarship Committee has selected local student Carly Anello to receive the 2017 award. Anello plans to attend Coastal Carolina University, where she will study Marine Science. The scholarship is awarded based on academic excellence and the pursuit and passion of further study in environmental education, and this year Blades of Green […]

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