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Rams Head presents Pat Metheny at Maryland Hall

Rams Head presents Pat Metheny at Maryland Hall

| August 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

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 Zorn’s Book of Angels, Vol. 20, Metheny received word that the readers of DownBeat magazine had voted to induct him into its Hall of Fame. […]

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$27K reward for info in Exxon clerk’s murder

$27K reward for info in Exxon clerk’s murder

| August 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

On Thursday, August 7, 2014, at about 1:35 a.m., Anne Arundel County Police received a 911 call from a customer of the Exxon gas station located at 7898 Ridge Road in Hanover in reference to the clerk being found injured/unconscious. Responding police officers and fire/EMS personnel responded and determined the clerk was deceased, suffering from […]

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Annapolis Summer Garden Theatre seeks directors for 2015

Annapolis Summer Garden Theatre seeks directors for 2015

| August 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis Summer Garden Theatre is now accepting applications for directors for their 50th performance season in summer 2015. Prospective directors may visit www.summergarden.com to download a Director Questionnaire, then e-mail the completed form and a résumé to prod_dir@summergarden.com. The deadline for applications is September 30, 2014. Interviews will be held in October. Show directors […]

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Wednesday Night Races from the deck of the Harbor Queen?

Wednesday Night Races from the deck of the Harbor Queen?

| August 13, 2014 | 1 Comment

Two Annapolis traditions mixed together for a twist on a classic summer activity! Wednesday Night Sailboat Races are an Annapolis staple. Add in Harbor Queen –another Annapolis staple– and you get an exciting special event cruise from Cruises on the Bay™ by Watermark®. The final Watermark Wednesday Night Races cruise of the season is Wednesday, […]

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AACC starts year with a busy September of events

AACC starts year with a busy September of events

| August 12, 2014 | 2 Comments

Anne Arundel Community College offers many events open to the community that are organized or hosted by various college departments or programs. Occasionally, times, dates or places of the events change. For the most up-to-date information, visit the website at http://www.aacc.edu/events. FALL 2014 Mondays-Fridays – Appointments preferred. Tobacco cessation sessions; Student Union Room 120, AACC […]

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Explore the Chicone Creek with CBMM on September 12th

Explore the Chicone Creek with CBMM on September 12th

| August 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

On Friday, September 12, from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, MD hosts Sultana Education Foundation’s Chris Cerino on a paddle through the marshes of Chicone Creek, a major tributary to the Nanticoke River near the historic town of Vienna, MD. Chicone was once home to a flourishing […]

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Tickets available for Navy season opener against Ohio State

Tickets available for Navy season opener against Ohio State

| August 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Tickets are still available for Navy’s season opener against sixth ranked Ohio State on Saturday, August 30th at M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore. Kickoff is set for 12 noon. Tickets are $75 for the lower and upper levels and $125 for club seats.  To purchase tickets, call 1-800-US4-NAVY or you can buy them on the […]

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USNA names Class Of ’57 Chair in Naval Heritage and Class of ’57 Jr. Research Fellow of Naval History

USNA names Class Of ’57 Chair in Naval Heritage and Class of ’57 Jr. Research Fellow of Naval History

| August 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

The U.S. Naval Academy History Department welcomes William F. Trimbleof Auburn, Ala., as the new Class of 1957 Distinguished Chair of Naval Heritage and Dr. Jason W. Smith, of Frederick, Md., as the Class of 1957 Junior Research Fellow in Naval History. “The history department is truly fortunate to have Professor Trimble as our 2015 […]

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Free small business summer school at Greene Turtle

Free small business summer school at Greene Turtle

| August 10, 2014 | 1 Comment

Small Business Sense has announced their inaugural event, the SMALL BUSINESS SUMMER SCHOOL – PANEL DISCUSSION, a 2 ••• hour event of information sharing at The Greene Turtle in Annapolis on August 13th from 12 noon until 2:30pm. Attendance is free however pre-registration is required. www.smallbizsense.com  ABOUT THE EVENT:  SMALL BUSINESS SUMMER SCHOOL  WEDNESDAY AUGUST […]

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Eastern Shore artist debut at Annapolis Maritime Museum

Eastern Shore artist debut at Annapolis Maritime Museum

| August 10, 2014 | 1 Comment

Barbara Jablin noted artist/instructor of the Chestnut Street Studio in St. Michaels, will showcase her twelve handpicked students at the Annapolis Maritime Museum. Her students, each accomplished artists in their own right, have distinctive personal styles. Many of them represent, and are officers at the St Michaels Art League, the Kent Island Federation of Arts, and several […]

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Fishpaws Marketplace and Mother’s Peninsula Grille next up for CANnapolis

Fishpaws Marketplace and Mother’s Peninsula Grille next up for CANnapolis

| August 10, 2014 | 1 Comment

CANnapolis (“Because we CAN make a difference!”) is a summer-long canned food drive, providing area restaurants and liquor stores an opportunity to support the Maryland Food Bank in the fight against hunger. Katcef Brothers and radio partner, WRNR Radio will be promoting nine CANnapolis events throughout the Annapolis, Severna Park and Pasadena areas, May 31 through […]

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Annapolis based Search Engine Academy named fastest growing woman owned business

Annapolis based Search Engine Academy named fastest growing woman owned business

| August 10, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Baltimore Business Journal named Search Engine Academy Washington DC (SEA DC) as one of the top five fastest growing woman-owned business in the Baltimore Maryland area for their weekly Top Of the List feature. “I have no idea how the Journal found out about me. I wasn’t interviewed. The only reason why I knew was because […]

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Annapolis police investigating murder in public housing complex

Annapolis police investigating murder in public housing complex

| August 10, 2014 | 1 Comment

On August 10th at 1:20 a.m., officers responded to the 1100 block of Madison Street for a report of shots fired.   Once on scene Officers located a male victim near the bench of the baseball field suffering from gun shot wounds. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene. This is the first homicide in […]

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Baysox welcome Kurt Angle to Bowie

Baysox welcome Kurt Angle to Bowie

| August 9, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Bowie Baysox announce today Legends of Wrestling Night at Prince George’s Stadium Wednesday, Aug. 20, as the team takes on the Reading Fightin Phils at 6:35 p.m.  The event features a special appearance by six-time WWF/WCW World Champion and former Olympic Gold Medalist wrestler Kurt Angle. Fresh off his appearance in Sharknado 2, Angle […]

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Paddle through Miles River history on September 4th

Paddle through Miles River history on September 4th

| August 9, 2014 | 1 Comment

From 9:30 a.m. to noon on Thursday, September 4, the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum is teaming up with the Sultana Education Foundation to offer an interpretive paddling program on the Miles River. Participants will join Sultana Vice President and naturalist Chris Cerino as he explores the history and environment of the museum and its surrounding […]

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Annapolis Chorale holds auditions

Annapolis Chorale holds auditions

| August 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis Chorale, one of the region’s largest and most dynamic performing ensembles, will hold auditions for the 2014-2015 season in August. There are openings in all vocal sections but there is a particular need for tenors and basses. Singers should prepare a piece of their choice or they may sing part of “America the […]

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The entertainment keeps coming at Rams Head On Stage

The entertainment keeps coming at Rams Head On Stage

| August 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

UPCOMING SHOWS: newly added/changes in dates are bolded below   07/28 Debbie Davies Band & Chris Cain Band 07/29 Micky Dolenz 07/30 Dick Dale 07/31 Marti Jones & Don Dixon w. South Rail 08/01 Nellie McKay: A Girl Named Bill – The Life and Times of Billy Tipton 08/02 Capitol Steps 08/03 TUSK: The Ultimate […]

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Evolve Medical Clinic opens off Forest Drive

Evolve Medical Clinic opens off Forest Drive

| August 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

Evolve Medical Clinics opened its first primary and urgent care center July 16, 2014, offering its members virtual visits and dramatic operational changes that are set to revolutionize primary and urgent care. Some estimates state that as many as 70% of all primary and urgent care visits can be conducted virtually. “Imagine not having to […]

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Tickets available for Wellness House’s La Fiesta Americana

Tickets available for Wellness House’s La Fiesta Americana

| August 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

Tickets are now available for the annual La Fiesta Americana benefitting Wellness House of Annapolis and its free cancer support programs and services. The annual event is being hosted by Homestead Gardens on Saturday, August 23, from 6:00-9:00 p.m. at Homestead Garden’s Davidsonville location (743 W. Central Avenue).  Tickets for La Fiesta Americana are $75 […]

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Police investigating murder near Fort Meade

Police investigating murder near Fort Meade

| August 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel County Police received a call about 130am this morning for a homicide at the Exxon gas station located at Ridge Road and Route 175 in Hanover. They have confirmed that one person is deceased and have not released any further information. While this area may be considered Hanover, many people consider it to […]

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AYC announces new Junior Sailing Program Director

AYC announces new Junior Sailing Program Director

| August 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis Yacht Club (AYC) is pleased to announce that Dillon Paiva will assume the fulltime role of Junior Sailing Program Director on August 11, 2014. Dillon will manage the Junior Sailing programs at AYC including the C420 program, high school sailing, as well as the summer program. Currently residing in Raleigh, North Carolina, Dillon […]

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Watch log canoe races from the Winnie Estelle

Watch log canoe races from the Winnie Estelle

| August 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

At 9:30 a.m. on Saturday, September 6, the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, MD is offering the opportunity to view Chesapeake Bay sailing log canoe races along the Miles River while aboard its 1920 buy boat, Winnie Estelle. During the cruise, longtime log-canoer January White will share his experiences racing and growing up […]

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