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Chart House to host next Green Drinks on May 12th

Chart House to host next Green Drinks on May 12th

| May 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

Next Tuesday, the newly renovated Chart House in Eastport will host Green Drinks! Officials from the City’s Emergency Management office, the Cultural Resource Hazard Mitigation Plan., and Historic Annapolis  will join us along with the Climate Stewards of Greater Annapolis.  Come to meet new people, enjoy great food and drink in a lovely setting, and  learn […]

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Nearly $1M raised in 24 hours by the Great Give

Nearly $1M raised in 24 hours by the Great Give

| May 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

Two years ago, Bess Langbein, the Executive Director of the Community Foundation of Anne Arundel County was riding high after raising $606,000 in 24 hours in an inaugural event–the Great Give. Last year, the total raised was $675,467.  This year, the goal was $750,000 and they shattered it with nearly $1 million raised. Combined with the prior […]

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Key School to hold pre-school open house

Key School to hold pre-school open house

| May 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Key School’s First School will hold an Open House on Tuesday, May 12, 2015. Families interested in learning more about what Key’s First School program offers children ages 2 to 5 are invited to attend. Beginning at 9:00 a.m., Key faculty members will introduce children to an array of hands-on activities in various subject […]

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VisitAnnapolis launches major new initiative, scholarship

VisitAnnapolis launches major new initiative, scholarship

| May 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis & Anne Arundel County Conference and Visitors Bureau (AAACCVB),  has established a scholarship fund designed to make easy for Anne Arundel County residents to pursue careers in tourism.  Flanked by Maryland State Senator John Astle, Anne Arundel County Executive Steve Schuh, Annapolis Mayor Mike Pantelides, US Travel Association Executive Vice President Gary Oster, […]

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Internship at home for at-risk women sparks donation drive at AACC

Internship at home for at-risk women sparks donation drive at AACC

| May 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

Students from the Human Services Club at Anne Arundel Community College organized a campus-wide donation drive to benefit Ruth’s Miracle Group Home, a home for at-risk women in Calvert County who are experiencing transitions in their lives and need a safe place to stay. The drive, which ran from early April through May 8, culminates […]

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Severna Park Chamber named one of top ten business friendly chambers

Severna Park Chamber named one of top ten business friendly chambers

| May 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

Maryland Small Business Week Awards Program, Inc. has announced the finalists for this year’s Chamber Challenge. The Chamber Challenge sought to  determine the state’s Top 3 Most Small Business Friendly Chambers, as voted by their members in an online poll. Finalists in this year’s competition are: Greater Severna Park Chamber, Salisbury Chamber, Pikesville Chamber, Talbot […]

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Baysox outswim the Rubber Ducks

Baysox outswim the Rubber Ducks

| May 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Baysox had to battle a 1 hour, 19 minute rain delay during the second inning but stayed dry and sunk the RubberDucks 3-0 Tuesday night to take the second game in the series and win their fourth-in-a-row overall. The Baysox pitching staff allowed just five hits, despite starter Dylan Bundy coming out of the […]

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Local artist, Celia Pearson to open exhibit in PA featuring USNA grad

Local artist, Celia Pearson to open exhibit in PA featuring USNA grad

| May 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

Nationally known Annapolis photographer Celia Pearson will mount an exhibit in the factory-turned-gallery space of Bottle Works, a non-profit arts organization in Johnstown, Pennsylvania. The exhibit is dedicated to the memory of John E. “Jack” Sheehan, 1952 Naval Academy graduate, Johnstown native and noted entrepreneur, and to Sheehan’s legacy of public service and business leadership. […]

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Library events galore for Mother’s Day

Library events galore for Mother’s Day

| May 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

Kids will be able to take home a handmade card or craft for mom, grandma or someone special this Mother’s Day if they attend any of eight events across the Anne Arundel County Public Library (AACPL) system next week. In addition to making crafts, kids who attend Mother’s Day events at the Annapolis, Brooklyn Park […]

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The Great Give is tonight!

The Great Give is tonight!

| May 5, 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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Baysox shut out the Rubber Ducks

Baysox shut out the Rubber Ducks

| May 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

Every player in the Baysox starting lineup recorded a hit as the team used a pair of early home runs and help from some Baltimore Orioles players to secure an 8-0 shutout win over Akron Monday night. Baysox starter Branden Kline also turned in his best start of the season, throwing seven shutout innings. Baltimore […]

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Bay Bridge Boat Show resounding success

Bay Bridge Boat Show resounding success

| May 4, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Bay Bridge Boat Show, an annual springtime in-water powerboat show, was graced with good weather and lots of sunshine.  Exhibitor space expanded by 13 percent and included more than 270 boats on display. Ticket sales grew by three percent over 2014–a year that saw a 25 percent increase in attendance. As the national economy […]

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It’s a busy May:  AAACCVB’s listing of May events

It’s a busy May: AAACCVB’s listing of May events

| May 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis & Anne Arundel County Conference and Visitors Bureau (AAACCVB) wants to make it easy for individuals to enjoy the many exciting events and activities that will be taking place in Annapolis and the Chesapeake Bay throughout May 2015. To assist individuals who are making advance plans for business or vacation travel, the AAACCVB […]

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Shindig Music Festival returns to Baltimore on September 19th

Shindig Music Festival returns to Baltimore on September 19th

| May 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

24-7 Entertainment is thrilled to announce the third triumphant year of The Shindig Music Festival to Carroll Park in Baltimore, MD on Saturday, September 19, 2015.  This year’s two main stages will be anchored by rock radio staples GODSMACK and 90’s alternative giants STONE TEMPLE PILOTS. Joining the energy fueled festivities will be the legendary Anthrax, Chevelle, Helmet,Reverend Horton Heat plus a Shindig favorite to […]

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O’Brien walk-off grand slam wins it for Baysox

O’Brien walk-off grand slam wins it for Baysox

| May 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

Chris O’Brien completed an unlikely Baysox comeback with a two-out, pinch-hit, walk-off grand slam in the bottom of the ninth inning Sunday afternoon for an 11-9 win over Harrisburg. The Baysox fell behind early, trailing by six runs after two innings, before beginning the long comeback journey that was capped by seven runs in the […]

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Fashion for a cause: Hospice Hundred runway show this week

Fashion for a cause: Hospice Hundred runway show this week

| May 3, 2015 | 1 Comment

Hospice Hundred is thrilled to announce their 7th Annual Fashion for a Cause Fashion Show on Thursday, May 7th from 7:00pm to 11:00pm at the National Guard Armory, presented by The Wilburn Company Inc. and Porsche of Annapolis. Proceeds from this event benefit Hospice of the Chesapeake’s Chesapeake Kids program serving children under the age […]

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A different sounding Blues Traveler coming to Rams Head On Stage next week

A different sounding Blues Traveler coming to Rams Head On Stage next week

| May 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

Blues Traveler will play Rams Head On Stage on May 12th in support of their new album Blow Up The Moon which was released last month. Blow Up The Moon sees Blues Traveler keep an open-minded perspective on making music and enlists an eclectic mix of songwriters influenced by the bands remarkable 25+ year career.  Blow Up The Moon features […]

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Blackwall Hitch musical lineup for May

Blackwall Hitch musical lineup for May

| May 3, 2015 | 1 Comment

While the Blackwall Hitch has become known for their food, rooftop dining, and the amazing interior….don’t forget about the live music that hits their stage every week.  May has a great lineup in store for you! Check it out! Sunday, May 3rd Matt Kroft @ 10:00am Wednesday, May 6th Shane Gamble @ 7:00pm Thursday, May […]

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Yastrzemski’s hustle leads Baysox to victory

Yastrzemski’s hustle leads Baysox to victory

| May 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Baysox beat the Senators in the second game of a three game set on Saturday night, 2-1, with help from a great game by Mike Yastrzemski. The left fielder lit up the field for the Baysox throughout the game, recording three hits with a triple and two runs scored.  The Baysox pitching staff also […]

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BAROAK celebrating the burger until the end of June

BAROAK celebrating the burger until the end of June

| May 2, 2015 | 1 Comment

From the Boston Harbor to the shores of Santa Monica, Loews Hotels & Resorts addresses are celebrating National Burger Month with locally inspired signature burgers paired with craft beers, available through the end of June–and BAROAK is no exception!  “We’re excited to kick-off the summer season with our chefs’ mouthwatering takes on America’s favorite sandwich,” […]

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The Great Give is happening on Tuesday!

The Great Give is happening on Tuesday!

| May 2, 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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St. John’s celebrates 3 centuries of silver in Annapolis

St. John’s celebrates 3 centuries of silver in Annapolis

| May 2, 2015 | 1 Comment

In celebration of the 25th anniversary of the Mitchell Gallery at St. John’s College, the community is invited to the special event “Three Centuries of Silver in Annapolis: Creating, Collecting, Cherishing.”  Participants will explore the integral role that silver objects played in the history of our city, state, and nation—from the colonial era to American naval […]

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