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Arnett, Budge want City to buy Fawcetts for $4.5 million

Arnett, Budge want City to buy Fawcetts for $4.5 million

| September 22, 2014 | 1 Comment

In the ongoing saga of the Fawcett property, Aldermen Joe Budge and Ross Arnett want the City to purchase the property for $4.5 million; the property is assessed at $3.2 million. Budge and Arnett are introducing the legislation this evening and will be presenting a letter of intent from the sellers outlining the payments which […]

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Rutgers defeats Navy, 31-24

Rutgers defeats Navy, 31-24

| September 21, 2014 | 2 Comments

Editor’s N0te: Due to a family emergency, we were unable to bring you live coverage of the game on Saturday. As usual, Kevin Carroll was on the field for us capturing phenomenal photos.  For details on the game, please see Bill Wagner’s column in the Capital.  But be sure to tune in your mobile device or […]

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More musical goodness from Rams Head On Stage

More musical goodness from Rams Head On Stage

| September 21, 2014 | 1 Comment

09/21 Dishwalla, Nine Days & Stroke 9 *All Ages Matinee 09/21 Wishbone Ash w. Dave Chappell Band feat. Tommy Lepson 09/22 Ricky Nelson Remembered starring Matthew & Gunnar Nelson 09/23 + 09/24 John Hiatt Solo w. Rick Brantley 09/25 Atlanta Rhythm Section 09/26 Blackhawk & The Outlaws 09/27 The Bodeans w. Honor By August 09/28 […]

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Blackwall Hitch announces October entertainment lineup

Blackwall Hitch announces October entertainment lineup

| September 21, 2014 | 1 Comment

Blackwall Hitch, Annapolis’ newest restaurant in Eastport has announced the lineup for entertainment for the month of October. In addition to a hip rooftop dining experience and some great food, Blackwall Hitch brings out the entertainment in their bar every week. Wednesday October 1st  Van Meter @ 7:00pm                              Thursday October 2nd Sam Brewer […]

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Patient First says get your flu shots

Patient First says get your flu shots

| September 21, 2014 | 2 Comments

Fight the flu before it arrives.  Protect yourself and your family by being vaccinated against the virus before flu season starts.  You can get a seasonal flu shot with little or no wait with the Patient First Fast Track Anytime Flu Shot Program. Flu is contracted by inhaling respiratory droplets produced by coughing or sneezing.  […]

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Nautical mosaics workshop scheduled for CBMM

Nautical mosaics workshop scheduled for CBMM

| September 20, 2014 | 2 Comments

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum is hosting a three-day stained glass mosaic workshop beginning on Friday, October 10 from 4-7 pm. and continuing Saturday, October 11 from 9-4 pm. and Sunday, October 12, from 10 a.m. to noon. Participants will join stained glass mosaic artist Jen Wagner in the museum’s boatshop as they are guided […]

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STEM programs rolling out again for AACPL

STEM programs rolling out again for AACPL

| September 20, 2014 | 2 Comments

Thanks to two generous grants from the Community Foundation of Anne Arundel County, the Anne Arundel County Public Library (AACPL) will once again be able to present an exciting series of STEM events across all 15 of its libraries this fall. In its second year, the fall STEM [Science, Technology, Mathematics, Engineering] initiative will include […]

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School of Rock opens in Gambrills

School of Rock opens in Gambrills

| September 20, 2014 | 1 Comment

It’s not your average music school. School of Rock, the leader in performance-based music education, has opened a new location in Gambrills, Maryland. School of Rock teaches music that students love to play and audiences love to hear. In addition to individual music instruction on guitar, bass, vocals, keyboards and/or drums, students learn how to […]

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Meet the Artist: Lexi Pline at Aloft BWI

Meet the Artist: Lexi Pline at Aloft BWI

| September 19, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Aloft BWI hotel and the Chesapeake Arts Center is holding a Free “Meet the Artist Reception” featuring photographer Lexi Pline on Thursday, September 25, 2014 from 5:30-7:30pm at the Aloft BWI hotel located at 1741 West Nursery Road, Linthicum, Maryland 21090. Lexi Pline is a senior student at The Performing and Visual Arts Magnet […]

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Eastport Yacht Club 8th Annual Boat Show Bash

Eastport Yacht Club 8th Annual Boat Show Bash

| September 19, 2014 | 2 Comments

The 8th Annual Eastport Yacht Club Boat Show Bash is scheduled for Saturday, October 11, 6-11pm.  This Block Party is open to the public with live music, food and beverage. The raffle and silent auction proceeds will be shared between two 501(c)3 organizations, the Anne Arundel CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates for kids) and the […]

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Women’s woodworking classes at CBMM

Women’s woodworking classes at CBMM

| September 19, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum is inviting women to expand their woodworking skills with a three-day intermediate woodworking class to be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Friday, October 17 through Sunday, October 19. Class size is limited, with advanced registration needed. Led by women shipwrights, the weekend workshop will have participants building […]

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Tom Andrews, City Manager nominee responds to controversy

Tom Andrews, City Manager nominee responds to controversy

| September 18, 2014 | 2 Comments

After our article published yesterday, the Mayor’s office asked us to contact Tom Andrews to allow him to explain the circumstances surrounding the racial discrimination suit in Georgia and the ethics investigation in Anne Arundel County. In a nutshell, Andrews says that the jury and the judge got it wrong. In terms of background, a […]

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Chesapeake Arts Center annonces 2014-15 season

Chesapeake Arts Center annonces 2014-15 season

| September 18, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Chesapeake Arts Center announces its 2014–2015 performing arts season today, featuring theater, comedy and music artists. The Chesapeake Arts Center is a 58,000 sq ft. multi-disciplinary art center located at 194 Hammonds Lane, Brooklyn Park, Maryland 21225. Our facility houses a 752-seat Hammonds Lane Theatre, a 120-seat Studio 194 Theatre, gallery space, ceramics lab, […]

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Pantelides nominates controversial City Manager

Pantelides nominates controversial City Manager

| September 18, 2014 | 9 Comments

UPDATE: Eye On Annapolis spoke to Tom Andrews this evening and he offered his explanation of the circumstances surrounding the lawsuit in Georgia. You can read that information here.  NOTE:  Some of the dates in the original article were inaccurate and some areas needed clarification.  To make it clear, we will be striking out incorrect info […]

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Knights of Columbus sponsoring Joey Sudo golf classic

Knights of Columbus sponsoring Joey Sudo golf classic

| September 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Knights of Columbus Council #11552-St. Andrew By the Bay will host the First Annual Joey Sudo Memorial Golf Classic will at Bay Hills Golf Course on September 28th. Starting at 1 p.m, the four person scramble includes a boxed lunch, drink tickets, dinner buffet, and an Awards ceremony. As a special guest, Meterologist Justin […]

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Jo Dee Messina coming to Rams Head On Stage October 5th

Jo Dee Messina coming to Rams Head On Stage October 5th

| September 18, 2014 | 1 Comment

Multi-Platinum selling country star Jo Dee Messina, known for her electrifying live performances and powerhouse vocals, will be coming to Annapolis, MD to perform two shows at the Rams Head On Stage on Sunday, October 5th. The 4pm show is an all ages show, and the 7pm show is 21 and older! Messina is currently touring in […]

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City law office loses key person to Berwyn Heights

City law office loses key person to Berwyn Heights

| September 17, 2014 | 1 Comment

Jessica Cowles, a familiar face at the City Council meetings will be leaving the City for good on September 30th and submitted her resignation this afternoon. Cowles is the City’s legislative and policy analyst and works hand in hand with the Acting City Attorney in crafting the documents and policy that will eventually become law […]

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Arts in Education preview on Friday

Arts in Education preview on Friday

| September 17, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Arts Council of Anne Arundel County soon will offer Anne Arundel County school representatives and students brief previews of over 30 artists’ presentations as part of the council’s Arts in Education(AiE) program.  The previews will be held on Friday, September 19th from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Broadneck Elementary in Arnold and on […]

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Samaritan House focuses on increased opportunities

Samaritan House focuses on increased opportunities

| September 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Substance abuse affects all communities nationwide. This month the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) is recognizing National Recovery Month to help spread the message that treatment is effective and people can recover. According to the 2012 National Survey on Drug Use and Health, only 10.8 percent of those identified as needing drug […]

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Model skipjack races at CBMM on the 21st

Model skipjack races at CBMM on the 21st

| September 17, 2014 | 2 Comments

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum’s (CBMM) Model Sailing Club will race model sailing skipjacks on Sunday, September 21, with the public invited to watch from the museum’s St. Michaels waterfront. Club members will race radio-controlled (RC) model skipjacks along CBMM’s Fogg’s Cove, with the races scheduled to begin at noon. The club holds monthly races […]

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Outstanding Dreams Farm to host 6th Annual Alpaca Festival

Outstanding Dreams Farm to host 6th Annual Alpaca Festival

| September 16, 2014 | 1 Comment

Outstanding Dreams Farm invites you to their 6th Annual Alpaca Festival on Saturday, September 20th from 11:00 am – 5:00 pm and Sunday, September 21st from noon- 5:00 pm. The farm, which is located at 24480 Pinetown Road in Preston, is home to more than 25 Huacaya Alpacas and a gift shop featuring one-of-a-kind merchandise […]

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Trash and Treasures Rummage Sale at Pip Moyer Rec Center

Trash and Treasures Rummage Sale at Pip Moyer Rec Center

| September 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis Recreation and Parks Department (ARPD) invites the community to shop its fall rummage sale on Saturday, September 20, 2014 from 8 a.m. to noon. The rummage sale will be held in the “Pip” Moyer Recreation Center parking lot at 273 Hilltop Lane in Annapolis. In the event of inclement weather, the rummage sale […]

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