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Baysox announce Fan Appreciation Weekend

Baysox announce Fan Appreciation Weekend

| August 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Bowie Baysox announce today that the team will be hosting Fan Appreciation Weekend at Prince George’s Stadium. The weekend will consist of Kids Appreciation Night on Saturday, Aug. 30 when the Baysox take on the Altoona Curve at 6:35 p.m.  Fan Appreciation Day will follow on Sunday, Aug. 31 as the Baysox take on […]

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Maryland Seafood Festival coming to Sandy Point State Park for 47th year

Maryland Seafood Festival coming to Sandy Point State Park for 47th year

| August 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Sandy Point State Park will again be the host site for the 47th annual Maryland Seafood Festival on September 6th and 7th, a tasty and entertaining tradition, with regional music favorites, great food, exhibits and arts as well as the popular Capital Gazette’s 25th Crab Soup Cook-off and the Department of Natural Resources’ Maryland Fishing […]

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Bello Machre welcomes new Board member

Bello Machre welcomes new Board member

| August 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Bello Machre is pleased to announce the election of its newest Board Member, David Orso effective July 1, 2014.  Dave’s civic mindedness and business perspective will further strengthen the board leadership and Bello Machre’s commitment of enriching the lives of people with developmental disabilities. Dr. Robert Ireland, President and CEO commented, “We are so very […]

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Annapolis based Davy Dance Academy to perform at Orange Bowl

Annapolis based Davy Dance Academy to perform at Orange Bowl

| August 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Davy Dance Academy announced that their Senior Dance Company will be featured in the half-time performance at the ACC Champion Discover Orange Bowl in Miami, Florida.  The performance will take place on New Year’s Eve in Miami, Florida. Davy Dance Academy Dance Company is no stranger to performing on national television.  During the 2013-2014 season they […]

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Fire severely damages Edgewater home

Fire severely damages Edgewater home

| August 20, 2014 | 1 Comment

An early afternoon fire caused extensive damage to a home in Edgewater. Just after 1:30, Anne Arundel and Annapolis City firefighters were alerted to a dwelling fire in the 600 block of Hillmeade Road. The initial 911 caller advised that the dwelling was already 50% involved. Based on the report, Fire Alarm upgraded the call […]

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Brian Ganz and Piano Talk

Brian Ganz and Piano Talk

| August 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

On Friday August 22 at 8 pm in Annapolis, pianist Brian Ganz will present his first Piano Talk of the series Fourth Fridays with Brian Ganz and Friends. The Piano Talk,  will include performance as well as conversation. “Six Ways to Say Goodbye:  An In-Depth Exploration of Chopin’s Mazurka in B-flat minor, Op. 24, No. 4.” […]

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Baysox to host Parent’s Night Out

Baysox to host Parent’s Night Out

| August 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Bowie Baysox have announced  Parents Night Out at Prince George’s Stadium Friday, Aug. 29, as the team takes on the Altoona Curve beginning at 6:35 p.m. The event is a special opportunity for parents to enjoy a night out at a ballgame after a long week of work and taking care of the kids. […]

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Mermaid’s Kiss Oyster Fest

Mermaid’s Kiss Oyster Fest

| August 20, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Oyster Recovery Partnership (ORP) has announced that tickets are on sale for its annual fundraiser, the Mermaid’s Kiss Oyster Fest.  The event will be held on Thursday, October 2 from 7 to 10 p.m. at the National Aquarium in Baltimore. Admission is $90 for an individual ticket and $150 per pair. Tickets can be […]

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Hospice of the Chesapeake receives $4K from Raven’s Nests

Hospice of the Chesapeake receives $4K from Raven’s Nests

| August 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Hospice of the Chesapeake recently received a $4,000 donation from the Chamber of Ravens Nests. The nonprofit is headquartered in Pasadena, MD and serves patients living with illness and their families in Anne Arundel and Prince George’s Counties. The Chamber of Ravens Nests has over 2,000 members and 28 chapters in Maryland and Pennsylvania.   All […]

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The Puppy Plunge is coming, the Puppy Plunge is coming!

The Puppy Plunge is coming, the Puppy Plunge is coming!

| August 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

On Sunday, August 24, 2014, the SPCA of Anne Arundel County will hold their 3rd Annual Puppy Plunge at the beautiful and scenic Camp Letts in Edgewater, Maryland from 12pm to 4pm. Last year, over 1,300 supporters with their four-legged companions attended this highly anticipated event. This fun-filled event will be packed with live music, demonstrations, an array of […]

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Serbian accordionist to perform at Annapolis High School

Serbian accordionist to perform at Annapolis High School

| August 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

World renowned accordion player Petar Maric will perform Wednesday, September 17 at 7 p.m. at Annapolis High School, 2700 Riva Road. The concert is free and open to the public on a first come first serve basis. The program will consist of folk and classical music.  He will play both acoustical and electronic accordions. A […]

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Local man to launch Father Nature Outdoors

Local man to launch Father Nature Outdoors

| August 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Just over $12000 is left in Christopher DeVore’s endeavor to take his college small business, Father Nature Outdoors, to the ranks of brands seen on the shelves of your local outdoor outfitters. Father Nature Outdoors has more going for it than a fun catch-line, “Because Mother Nature can be a pain”. FNO has the products […]

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BGE reminds people to call 811 before you dig

BGE reminds people to call 811 before you dig

| August 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

BGE wants to remind everyone to call 811 prior to any digging project to have underground utility lines marked.  Nationwide, every six minutes an underground utility line is damaged because someone decided to dig without first calling 811. When calling 811, homeowners and contractors are connected to Miss Utility, the local one-call center, which notifies BGE […]

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Hospice of the Chesapeake to host 12th Annual Golf Tournament

Hospice of the Chesapeake to host 12th Annual Golf Tournament

| August 18, 2014 | 1 Comment

Hospice of the Chesapeake invites all area golfers to join them for the nonprofit’s 12th annual golf tournament fundraiser. The event will be held on, Oct. 2, 2014, at Queenstown Harbor Golf Course in Queenstown, MD. Proceeds from the tournament will be used to support programs and services offered by Hospice of the Chesapeake in […]

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Journey to perform next weekend at Calvert Marine Museum

Journey to perform next weekend at Calvert Marine Museum

| August 18, 2014 | 1 Comment

There is always something special going on at the Calvert Marine Museum and this year is no exception as they continue a 25 year tradition of bringing concerts to the water. This year, on August 24th, Journey will perform waterside and tickets are still available! In a career spanning five decades, Journey is blazing hotter […]

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The Artistic Flame coming to Severna Park

The Artistic Flame coming to Severna Park

| August 17, 2014 | 1 Comment

Once upon a time, there was a woman with a vision. The vision was an arts center in Severna Park. It was dreamt to be a multi-purpose, studio-ready center at the ready to offer classes and workshops to the community.  And this vision was to be called The Artistic Flame! This is the vision of […]

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South River High teen charged in child pornography case

South River High teen charged in child pornography case

| August 17, 2014 | 1 Comment

In March of 2014 The Anne Arundel County Police Department received numerous complaints involving sexually explicit photographs of juveniles being posted on Social Networking websites, such as Instagram. The images depicted mainly juvenile females posing nude or engaged in sexual activity. These images were posted on several different pages on the Instagram website and in each […]

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Save the date: Oyster Fest at CBMM in October

Save the date: Oyster Fest at CBMM in October

| August 17, 2014 | 1 Comment

On Saturday, October 25, the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md. will host OysterFest, a celebration of the Chesapeake’s oyster. The event features live music on two stages, boat rides, retriever demonstrations, oysters and other local fare, an oyster stew competition and cooking demonstrations, along with children’s activities, oyster demonstrations, harvesting displays and […]

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St. John’s College welcomes new freshmen

St. John’s College welcomes new freshmen

| August 17, 2014 | 1 Comment

The 2014-15 academic year at St. John’s College opens on Wednesday, August 20, at 4:15 p.m. Convocation, the annual ceremony that brings together the St. John’s community for a new year, is rich with traditions that symbolize what it means to be part of this community of learners—a community where all students read the same […]

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Maryland Avenue and State Circle Fall Festival

Maryland Avenue and State Circle Fall Festival

| August 16, 2014 | 1 Comment

Sunday, September 21, 2014, 10AM-5PM. Fall is in the air! Come celebrate  the beginning of autumn at the Annual Fall Festival along Maryland Avenue and State Circle in the heart of Historic Annapolis. An old-fashioned street festival with local merchants and vendors offering art, antiques, fashion, home interior, jewelry, crafts, food and children’s activities.  Bistro […]

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Glen Burnie Church to give out school supplies, host carnival

Glen Burnie Church to give out school supplies, host carnival

| August 16, 2014 | 1 Comment

It’s colossal. It’s cool. It’s a last blast before school – and best of all, it’s all free. Abundant Life Church will host its 24th annual Super Saturday Kids Carnival and Family Fun Day on Saturday, Aug. 23, on the church grounds at 7305 E. Furnace Branch Road, Glen Burnie. The church presents this event […]

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Edwards appointed as Cadet Commander

Edwards appointed as Cadet Commander

| August 15, 2014 | 1 Comment

Cadet Captain Morgan Edwards was recently appointed as the Cadet Commander of the Civil Air Patrol’s Annapolis Composite Squadron during a formal change-of-command ceremony at Lee Airport in Edgewater. She was selected for this position in recognition of her many accomplishments and outstanding leadership abilities. Cadet Edwards, a 17 year-old Senior at Broadneck Senior High […]

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