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Easter at Heritage Baptist Church

Easter at Heritage Baptist Church

| April 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Heritage Baptist Church (1740 Forest Drive, Annapolis) celebrates the Easter season with activities that focus on meditative worship and joyful celebration. Sunday, April 13 at 10:30 AM- Cantata : Heritage Choir will present the cantata The Lenten Sketches, by Joseph M. Martin, during the morning worship service. This is a series of musical “portraits” of the […]

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Matt Wyble named Young Entrepreneur of the Year

Matt Wyble named Young Entrepreneur of the Year

| April 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Champion Realty is proud to announce that Matt Wyble, a sales associate in the Severna Park office, was named 2014 Young Entrepreneur of the Year in the Maryland Small Business Week Awards Program. He will be honored during National Small Business Week, May 12-16, sponsored by the U.S. Small Business Association (SBA) to celebrate the […]

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Varuna Aveda Salon Spa celebrating Earth Month (April 28, 2014)

Varuna Aveda Salon Spa celebrating Earth Month (April 28, 2014)

| April 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Varuna Aveda Salon Spa at Park Place will be celebrating Earth Month with a special event on April 28th.  Please join them for the earth month celebration from 4pm-8pm! They will have music, local vendors, food, refreshments, door prizes, and services at prices you can’t beat! All proceeds benefit American Rivers. Monday, April 28, 2014 […]

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3rd Annual Kite Festival (May 3, 2014)

3rd Annual Kite Festival (May 3, 2014)

| April 15, 2014 | 1 Comment

Friends of Broadneck Park, BAYS presents our 3rd Annual Kite Festival and Community Picnic on Saturday May 3, 2014 12-4pm. Rain date Sunday May 4th. Special guests Wings Over Washington will be on hand with kite flying demos, music and games. Originally a fundraiser to complete a new playground at Broadneck Park, this beloved neighborhood […]

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The Great Give is coming (May 7-8, 2014)

The Great Give is coming (May 7-8, 2014)

| April 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

The goal of the Great Give is to raise awareness of local charities, generate mission-critical operating funds from their current donors while showcasing them to new donors, provide charities the chance to earn additional cash prizes and inspire and strengthen a “Give Local” spirit among the generous citizens, businesses and organizations that call Anne Arundel […]

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In Vino Veritas returning to St. John’s (April 25, 26, 2014)

In Vino Veritas returning to St. John’s (April 25, 26, 2014)

| April 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

In Vino Veritas–in wine, there is truth.  This year marks the third for the event for oenophiles. Experience the Grand Tasting as well as in depth workshops and seminars. 200+ wines and 15+ wineries will be represented in this must-do event for wine lovers! In Vino Veritas: Raising the Bar for Regional Wine Events April […]

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Cup+Cake BLVD launches new concept

Cup+Cake BLVD launches new concept

| April 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

Cup+Cake BLVD, formerly recognized as Cupcake BLVD to many, is proud to not only announce their new name, but their new concept, “Create+Take“. The “Create+Take” program launched on Tuesday, April 8th with the first reservations being offered on Thursday, April 10th. Known for their delectable cupcakes, Cup+Cake BLVD has excelled in recent months with their […]

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Hiring? AACC wants you for their job fair (May 29, 2014)

Hiring? AACC wants you for their job fair (May 29, 2014)

| April 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel Community College will host its annual spring job fair from noon to 4 p.m. Thursday, May 29, in the David S. Jenkins Gymnasium on the Arnold campus. The event is open to all job seekers and typically attracts more than 1,000 students, alumni and county residents. Participating private employers and government agencies expected […]

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Motown, big band, and a cappella at Maryland Hall (April 27,25 and May 10, 2014)

Motown, big band, and a cappella at Maryland Hall (April 27,25 and May 10, 2014)

| April 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts has some fantastic shows coming up later this month! Motown: Celebrating 55 Years Friday, April 25 | 7:30 pm Tickets: $25; $20 MHCA Members Link: http://www.marylandhall.org/performance-detail/11975 Enjoy a special evening that ignites images and remembrances of a musical era gone by. Featuring the music of The Temptations, Smokey Robinson, […]

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Peace and justice conference (April 25-26, 2014)

Peace and justice conference (April 25-26, 2014)

| April 13, 2014 | 1 Comment

The 29th Annual Peace, Justice, & Environment Conference, “Peace and Justice through the Generations: Passing the Torch for a Better World,” will be held Friday, April 25th at St. Philips Episcopal Church in Annapolis and Saturday, April 26th at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Annapolis. Sponsored by Maryland United for Peace and Justice/Institute for Positive […]

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A beautiful day for the Annapolis Cup

A beautiful day for the Annapolis Cup

| April 12, 2014 | 3 Comments

Thousands gathered on the Great Lawn at St. John;s College this afternoon to partake in the 32nd Annual Annapolis Cup–a croquet battle between the St. John’s College Johnnies and the Midshipmen of the United States Naval Academy. The Annapolis Cup brings together two starkly different institutions for an event that has “no parallel in intercollegiate […]

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Cats R Us earns silver level with Guidestar Exchange

Cats R Us earns silver level with Guidestar Exchange

| April 12, 2014 | 1 Comment

Cats R Us, Inc (CRU) this week received the GuideStarExchange Silver participation level, a leading symbol of transparency and accountability provided by GuideStar USA, Inc., the premier source of nonprofit information. This level demonstrates Cats R Us’s deep commitment to nonprofit transparency and accountability. “We have worked hard to showcase our progress toward our mission […]

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Arts Council presents ‘The Sky is the Limit” at BWI (April 23, 2014)

Arts Council presents ‘The Sky is the Limit” at BWI (April 23, 2014)

| April 12, 2014 | 1 Comment

The public is invited to The Artist’s Reception of “The Sky is the Limit’ BWI exhibit on Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at 4:30 p.m.  Sponsored by the Arts Council of Anne Arundel County the juried show features the work of Anne Arundel County artists Anne C. Sieling, Carole P. Falk. Christalene Karaiskakis, Don Dement, Elizabeth […]

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Marathon duel goes to Akron

Marathon duel goes to Akron

| April 12, 2014 | 1 Comment

Three times the Baysox failed to score with multiple runners aboard in extra innings and Akron finally broke through. SS Francisco Lindor hit a solo home run to straight away centerfield and the RubberDucks defeated Bowie 2-1. The Baysox grabbed the lead in the second inning. 1B Christian Walker singled up the middle and CF […]

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How to meet a rock legend (May 9-10, 2014)

How to meet a rock legend (May 9-10, 2014)

| April 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

History has proved Bill Ward to be a renowned musician. He’s written lyrics, music scores, produced albums, and performed in front of hundreds-of-thousands of fans.  In 1987 he won his first Grammy. In 2006 he was inducted into the Rock Star Hall of Fame. Today he’s about to unveil another side of his artistic talents. […]

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SERC evening lecture series

SERC evening lecture series

| April 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Smithsonian Environmental Research Center (SERC) will be starting their lecture series on April 15th! The free events will be held  on the third Tuesday of every month through November.  One of their ecologists will discuss their research—the Bay, climate change or something unexpected. There will be time for Q&A afterwards. The link to the […]

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Chesapeake Arts Center presents Arts In The Park Festival (May 3, 2014)

Chesapeake Arts Center presents Arts In The Park Festival (May 3, 2014)

| April 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

On Saturday, May 3, 2014, artist and musicians will join forces at the “Arts in the Park Festival” at the Chesapeake Arts Center located at 194 Hammonds Lane, Brooklyn Park, Maryland 21225. Local artists will exhibit and offer their work for sale, while a festival of live music is presented from 11AM-3PM. The Chesapeake Arts […]

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Woods Church to install special Easter Cross for Easter services

Woods Church to install special Easter Cross for Easter services

| April 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

A special cross will be installed on the grassy area on the west side of Woods Memorial Presbyterian Church facing Baltimore Annapolis Blvd. Members and friends of Woods are invited to bring cut flowers from their gardens or grocery store on Easter Sunday or the week following and place them in the wet floral foam […]

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The Shindig tickets now on sale (September 27, 2014)

The Shindig tickets now on sale (September 27, 2014)

| April 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

24-7 Entertainment is thrilled to announce the return of The Shindig Music Festival to Carroll Park in Baltimore, MD on Saturday, September 27, 2014. This year’s two main stages will be anchored by alternative rock legends JANE’S ADDICTION and punk rock favorites RISE AGAINST. Adding to the eclectic festivities will be Gogol Bordello, Clutch, Fishbone, Halestorm, Lucero, J Roddy Walston & The Business, Larry and […]

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St. John’s College to ponder Bacon (April 11, 2014)

St. John’s College to ponder Bacon (April 11, 2014)

| April 11, 2014 | 1 Comment

Tobin Craig, professor, James Madison College, Michigan State University, will give a lecture titled “The Place of ‘Technology’ in Bacon’s Critique of Ancient Philosophy” at St. John’s College. The lecture, which is free and open to the public, will be held in the Francis Scott Key Auditorium on Friday, April 11 at 8 p.m. Focusing […]

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Buck bombs the ducks

Buck bombs the ducks

| April 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

After a fantastic opening day ceremony at Canal Park in Akron, Baysox 3B Buck Britton took the air out of the park with a home run on the game’s first pitch. Britton launched the first of his two home runs to right field and the Baysox were on top. Bowie would not trail in a […]

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Nashville’s own Chuck Mead coming to Metropolitan on Wednesday (April 16, 2014)

Nashville’s own Chuck Mead coming to Metropolitan on Wednesday (April 16, 2014)

| April 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

After leading several popular ‘80s cult bands in and around his hometown of Lawrence, Kansas, Chuck Mead landed on Nashville’s Lower Broadway where he co-founded the famed ‘90s Alternative Country quintet BR549. The band’s seven albums, three Grammy nominations and the Country Music Association Award for Best Overseas Touring Act would build an indelible bridge between […]

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