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The Great Give is coming!

The Great Give is coming!

| April 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Community Foundation of Anne Arundel County (CFAAC) along with presenting sponsor Maryland Live! Casino, will host the Great Give 2015 from 6 PM on May 5 to 6 PM on May 6, 2015. The Great Give is a 24-hour online fundraiser designed to raise funds to support Anne Arundel County nonprofit organizations and to strengthen a “give local” […]

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Summit School gala raises $100K; but you can still bid through tomorrow!

Summit School gala raises $100K; but you can still bid through tomorrow!

| April 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Summit School held their annual gala on Friday, April 24th at Greenway Bowl in Odenton. The Totally 80’s Gutter Ball Gala drew more than 200 attendees out in support of the school for bright students with dyslexia and other learning differences. The Gutter Ball Gala raised a net profit of $100,000 for The Summit […]

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Providence Center announces annual golf tournament

Providence Center announces annual golf tournament

| April 28, 2015 | 1 Comment

Providence Center, a non-profit organization that serves adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities in Anne Arundel County, announced today that its 23rd Annual Moran Golf Classic will be held on June 1st at Queenstown Harbor in Queenstown.  The Classic will once again be presented by Severna Park-based Moran Insurance and Chiron Technology Services, Inc., a […]

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Crofton Village Garden Club flower show

Crofton Village Garden Club flower show

| April 28, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Crofton Village Garden Club will present a flower show “School Life 1950″ on Saturday, May 16, from 1 to 4 pm, at the Crofton Community Library, 1681 Riedel Road, Crofton, Maryland 21114. Admission is free and the show is open to the public. Everyone is welcome! The displays will feature floral designs, horticultural specimens, […]

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Optimists bringing Cole Brothers Circus to town

Optimists bringing Cole Brothers Circus to town

| April 28, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Annapolis Optimist Club is bringing The Cole Bros. Circus -To The Max, to Anne Arundel County Fairgrounds on May 6 & 7, 2015!    An amazing assemblage of animal and human performers headline a once-in-a-lifetime Celebration of the Amazing, all under the giant big top! Proceeds for this  fundraiser go to local Optimist youth programs like scholarships, […]

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Brides against breast cancer coming to Annapolis mall

Brides against breast cancer coming to Annapolis mall

| April 27, 2015 | 1 Comment

Brides Against Breast Cancer  and its Nationwide Tour of Gowns is making a tour stop in Annapolis, MD at the Westfield Annapolis Mall May 31st. Brides Against Breast Cancer offers hundreds of new or lovingly worn bridal dresses so that brides-to-be can find their dream gown at a greatly reduced cost, and pay it forward for those impacted […]

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BarBAYq goes greener

BarBAYq goes greener

| April 27, 2015 | 1 Comment

The barBAYq has endeavored to be green for several years, recycling “paper, plastics, glass, metal” thru the County’s recycling program.  The County has provided dumpsters and 55-gal containers at no cost to the Parole Rotary, and has helped in past years with signage.  Last year two 40-foot dumpsters were filled with material that was recycled instead of […]

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Motorcycle Ride for Life scheduled for May 9th

Motorcycle Ride for Life scheduled for May 9th

| April 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Pregnancy Clinic will host the 1st Ride for Life, a 90-mile scenic motorcycle ride, on Saturday May 9th, 2015. The Ride for Life raises funds and awareness for the work of the Pregnancy Clinic, a faith-based, medical non-profit, offering a comprehensive range of totally free services including pregnancy testing, ultrasound, STD/HIV testing, counseling, community resources, […]

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Annapolis police arrest suspect in attempted rape downtown

Annapolis police arrest suspect in attempted rape downtown

| April 27, 2015 | 1 Comment

Early Saturday morning (215am), Annapolis police responded to the 100 block of Duke of Gloucester Street  for a reports of a woman screaming.  They located an adult female who reported that a man she had met that night attempted to rape her and had fled the area. After a brief search, Annapolis police officers located Marcus […]

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Annapolis Beer Week a resounding success

Annapolis Beer Week a resounding success

| April 26, 2015 | 1 Comment

Annapolis Beer Week has come to a close. But not before being deemed a resounding success by thousands of beer enthusiasts, runners, bikers, wing enthusiasts and people from all over looking for some fun times! The week opened with a 5K run (the word “run” is very loosely defined) along with a bike race at […]

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Blackwater Distilling releases Maryland rum

Blackwater Distilling releases Maryland rum

| April 26, 2015 | 1 Comment

Blackwater Distilling™, Inc., Maryland’s oldest craft distillery, announced the release of Picaroon Maryland Rum, Maryland’s first “grass-to-glass” rums. “Grass-to-glass” refers to the sugar used to produce the rum, which is a raw sugar cane syrup rather than the more commonly used blackstrap molasses. Blackstrap molasses is the final byproduct of the sugar refining process. The release […]

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St. John’s College emerges victorious again in the Annapolis Cup

St. John’s College emerges victorious again in the Annapolis Cup

| April 26, 2015 | 1 Comment

Before a crowd of more than 4,500 spectators on the St. John’s College campus, the St. John’s croquet team reclaimed the Annapolis Cup on Saturday, April 18, besting the U.S. Naval Academy with a 3-2 victory. Thwarting a potential third consecutive victory for the Midshipmen, bringing home the trophy had special meaning for the Johnnies. […]

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Leukemia Cup Regatta plans well underway

Leukemia Cup Regatta plans well underway

| April 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

Calling all Sailors and Annapolis Community Members! You are invited to participate in the Annual Leukemia Cup Regatta, a signature event of the Maryland Chapter Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. The Leukemia Cup first began in Annapolis 23 years ago and has since been duplicated in 46 sailing and boating communities all over the country. In […]

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VisitAnnapolis to launch major tourism initiative

VisitAnnapolis to launch major tourism initiative

| April 25, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Annapolis & Anne Arundel County Conference and Visitors Bureau (AAACCVB), Maryland State Senator John Astle, Anne Arundel County Executive Steve Schuh, Annapolis Mayor Mike Pantelides and U.S. Travel Association Executive Vice President Gary Oster will jointly announce a major new AAACCVB tourism initiative during a Travel and Tourism Day celebration at Rams Head On […]

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Kallet & Larsen to perform at 333 Coffeehouse

Kallet & Larsen to perform at 333 Coffeehouse

| April 25, 2015 | 1 Comment

The 333 Coffeehouse, Annapolis’ monthly listening space for folk and acoustic music, is thrilled to present Cindy Kallet & Grey Larsen. Cindy Kallet and Grey Larsen, each well-known and loved for their decades of music making, come together to give a concert of contemporary and traditional songs and tunes. Cindy is a superb singer, guitarist, […]

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2 local businesses honored for partnerships with Anne Arundel schools

2 local businesses honored for partnerships with Anne Arundel schools

| April 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel Medical Center (AAMC) and E.W. Print and Design were named Business Partners of the Year by the Annapolis and Anne Arundel County Chamber of Commerce (AAACCC) and Anne Arundel County Public Schools (AACPS) at Wednesday night’s 29th Annual Excellence in Education Awards. Each year, businesses across the county are nominated by AACPS for […]

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Baysox streak ends in shutout

Baysox streak ends in shutout

| April 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

Bowie’s four-game winning streak came to an end Friday night in Akron, as the Baysox struggled against LHP Ryan Merritt in a 3-0 loss. Merritt worked seven and two-thirds innings to gran the win. The Baysox fell behind early as starter Dylan Bundy took some time before settling in. The first three Ducks reached base […]

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2 USNA Midshipmen receive Truman Scholarships

2 USNA Midshipmen receive Truman Scholarships

| April 24, 2015 | 2 Comments

U.S. Naval Academy Class of 2016 Midshipmen 2nd Class (junior) Teresa D. Kennedy of Wasilla, Alaska and Andre M. Evans of Chicago, were recently selected as 2015 Truman Scholars. The Truman Foundation announced today that 58 students from 50 U.S. colleges and universities were selected. They will receive their awards in a ceremony at the […]

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Kelley O’Connor to sing Neruda Songs with the ASO

Kelley O’Connor to sing Neruda Songs with the ASO

| April 24, 2015 | 1 Comment

Kelley O’Connor will perform the evocative Neruda Songs by the American composer Peter Lieberson in concerts with the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts on Friday, May 8 and Saturday, May 9, 2015 at 8pm.  Music Director José-Luis Novo will also conduct the orchestra in the Manfred Overture by Robert Schumann […]

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Burritos for Beds: Sam House and Chevys partner for the Great Give

Burritos for Beds: Sam House and Chevys partner for the Great Give

| April 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

What do breakfast burritos and local philanthropy have in common? They are the featured attractions at the 2nd Annual Burritos for Beds Great Give breakfast in support of the Samaritan House. The public is invited to stop by Chevys Fresh Mex (2436 Solomon’s Island Rd., Annapolis) Wednesday, May 6th, from 7-10 a.m. for the 2nd […]

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Rams Head On Stage bringing Herb Alpert and Lani Hall to Maryland Hall

Rams Head On Stage bringing Herb Alpert and Lani Hall to Maryland Hall

| April 23, 2015 | 1 Comment

Rams Head Promotions announces Herb Alpert & Lani Hall on Thursday, June 18th at The Maryland Hall for Creative Arts in Annapolis, Md.  Tickets go on sale Wednesday, April 22nd at 12pm. Herb and Lani will be playing songs from their recent releases together, Steppin Out and In The Mood along with their band, Michael […]

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Solar Energy World hosts solar-powered Earth Day celebration

Solar Energy World hosts solar-powered Earth Day celebration

| April 22, 2015 | 1 Comment

Solar Energy World has announced its April 25 Solar-Powered Earth Day Celebration. This family friendly celebration and workshop will take place from 11:00 am -3:00 pm at Solar Energy World headquarters in Elkridge, MD. Speakers will include Trisha Sheehan, the Regional Field Manager for Moms Clean Air Force. The celebration will focus on solar energy […]

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