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Get ready to help Chesapeake Kids at Fashion for a Cause

Get ready to help Chesapeake Kids at Fashion for a Cause

| May 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

High fashion meets fast cars when Porsche of Annapolis hosts 8th annual Fashion for a Cause from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. May 12 in its showroom at 20 Hudson St. This high energy evening benefits Hospice of the Chesapeake’s Chesapeake Kids program which supports children living with illness, dealing with the illness of a family […]

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Navy’s Chris Swain signs as free agent with San Diego Chargers

Navy’s Chris Swain signs as free agent with San Diego Chargers

| May 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

Senior fullback Chris Swain has agreed to terms with the San Diego Chargers as a free agent. Swain joins quarterback Keenan Reynolds as members of the 2015 Navy Football team that will be in an NFL camp. “I am very excited about the opportunity that the Chargers are giving me and I fully intend to […]

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Ravens pick Navy’s Keenan Reynolds in draft

Ravens pick Navy’s Keenan Reynolds in draft

| April 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

Navy senior quarterback Keenan Reynolds was selected in the sixth round of the NFL draft on Saturday afternoon by the Baltimore Ravens. It is the second-consecutive year that Navy has had a player drafted. Last year, long snapper Joe Cardona was drafted in the fifth round by the New England Patriots. Reynolds is just the […]

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Reminder: AMFM Prince tribute concert on Monday night

Reminder: AMFM Prince tribute concert on Monday night

| April 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

Annapolis Musicians Fund for Musicians will host a benefit concert paying tribute to the iconic late pop star Prince on Monday, May 2nd at Union Jacks in Annapolis. Local artists will cover songs from the extensive library of songs written by Prince over his career.  Tickets are $15 in advance at www.UnionJacksAnnapolis.com and $20 at […]

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Attendance up at last week’s Annapolis Spring Sailboat Show

Attendance up at last week’s Annapolis Spring Sailboat Show

| April 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

Another stellar sailboat show last weekend was reported by the Annapolis Boat Shows, the premier management company that produces four boat shows each year. The three-day spring show represented a wide range of boats and promoted a festival-like atmosphere that brought attendees in large numbers to the fifth-annual Annapolis Spring Sailboat Show, April 22-24, 2016.  […]

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Merrill Family Foundation matches State grant for Sailing Hall of Fame

Merrill Family Foundation matches State grant for Sailing Hall of Fame

| April 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

The National Sailing Hall of Fame (NSHOF) is pleased to announce that the Merrill Family Foundation has donated $250,000 to match the Maryland State FY 2016 grant for the planning, design and permitting for a new facility at the site of its current location at Annapolis City dock, adjacent to the United States Naval Academy. […]

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The Art of Trumpy Yachts exhibit at Maryland Hall

The Art of Trumpy Yachts exhibit at Maryland Hall

| April 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts (MHCA) will mount a major exhibition on the art of Trumpy Yachts in its Chaney and Martino Galleries, May 12 through July 15.  A Single Goal:  The Art of Trumpy Yacht Building will trace the design and construction of these distinctive wooden yachts from 1909 through 1973, when the […]

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Rams Head On Stage bringing Colin Hay to St. John’s College

Rams Head On Stage bringing Colin Hay to St. John’s College

| April 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

Rams Head Promotions announces Colin Hay at Francis Scott Key Auditorium on St. John’s College campus in Annapolis, Maryland on Wednesday, July 20, 2016. Tickets went on sale Wednesday, April 13th. Colin Hay is familiar to millions as the front-man, songwriter, and vocalist of pop sensation Men at Work (“Down Under,” “Overkill,” “Who Can it Be […]

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Annapolis Waterfront Hotel partners with Naval Academy for visitors

Annapolis Waterfront Hotel partners with Naval Academy for visitors

| April 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

Since 1845, the United States Naval Academy has played an integral role in the history of Annapolis and the nation.  Recently renovated to bring elements of the neighboring Academy’s history and maritime traditions into the hotel, Autograph Collection’s Annapolis Waterfront Hotel has partnered with this iconic institution to also provide one-of-a-kind opportunities for guests to immerse […]

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Trash and Treasures Rummage Sale at Pip Moyer Recreation Center

Trash and Treasures Rummage Sale at Pip Moyer Recreation Center

| April 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

Annapolis Recreation and Parks invites the community to shop its spring rummage sale on Saturday, May 7, 2016 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 event will be canceled. In […]

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Arts Council raises more than $40K in recent fundraiser

Arts Council raises more than $40K in recent fundraiser

| April 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

This year’s Arts Council of Anne Arundel County Gala fundraiser, “An Evening in Venice” on March 19th raided approximately$40,000  including $2,500 to fund scholarships for young art students to attend after school art programs. Held at the Loews’s Annapolis Hotel, the signature event included a cocktail reception, dinner, live and silent auctions plus dancing and […]

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Walk the Walk Foundation presents ‘The Walk’ at Waugh Chapel Towne Centre

Walk the Walk Foundation presents ‘The Walk’ at Waugh Chapel Towne Centre

| April 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

Walk the Walk Foundation (WTWF) invites the community to join them in making a positive difference in the lives of Anne Arundel county’s children in need by participating in The Walk, a fundraising event at the Waugh Chapel Towne Centre on Thursday, May 12, from 6-8 p.m. Registration is now open at www.wtwf.org for individuals […]

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Pigs and Pearls for the West and Rhode Rivers

Pigs and Pearls for the West and Rhode Rivers

| April 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

Pirates Cove Restaurant and Dock Bar in Galesville, MD will host a fundraiser on April 30th for the West and Rhode River Keeper, called Pigs and Pearls: Barbecue and Oysters! The event will highlight locally harvested oysters served fresh-shucked or roasted, and pulled BBQ pork from local farms with two sauces from Pirate’s Cove Chef […]

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Prince Tribute at Union Jack’s on Monday

Prince Tribute at Union Jack’s on Monday

| April 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

On Monday, local musicians will all come together to pay tribute to one of the most influential artists of the past 40 years–Prince.  It all gets underway at 6:00pm at Union Jack’s in the Annapolis Towne Centre. 13 local artists will each play one or two songs by Prince or written by Prince–so there are […]

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ASO’s Family Concert scheduled for May 14th

ASO’s Family Concert scheduled for May 14th

| April 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

Squeaks, tweets, rattles, and honks are featured on the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra’s Family Concert on Saturday, May 14, 2016 at 2:00pm and 3:30pm at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts.  Really Inventive Stuff brings you The Professor, a whimsical Austrian sound scientist, who travels the world with his amazing acoustical laboratory but needs the audience’s […]

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Partners in Care seeking volunteer drivers

Partners in Care seeking volunteer drivers

| April 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

Partners In Care Maryland, a local 501(c)3 nonprofit organization with offices on Ritchie Highway in Pasadena, is currently searching for volunteer drivers to keep up with an increasing demand of ride requests among its growing membership of older adults who live in Anne Arundel County. Founded in 1993, PIC’s mission is to empower older adults […]

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Baysox ride the Hess Express to victory

Baysox ride the Hess Express to victory

| April 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

Baysox starter David Hess threw seven one-run innings as Bowie topped Richmond 6-3 in the series finale Wednesday night at P.G. Stadium. Catcher Chance Sisco provided the bulk of the offense, with a season-high four RBI on a pair of two-out hits. The outing by Hess was the longest by a Baysox starter this season. […]

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What do Moms want most for Mother’s Day?

What do Moms want most for Mother’s Day?

| April 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

Looking for an inexpensive Mother’s Day gift that provides immeasurable health benefits? Well, here’s a free gift idea that’s right under everyone’s nose— One of the easiest and most inexpensive gifts you can give a loved one that will help boost their health, mood, longevity, and even their suc­cess is to give the gift of […]

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The Temptations coming to Rams Head On Stage

The Temptations coming to Rams Head On Stage

| April 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

04/27 Greg Holden 04/28 David Wax Museum & Darlingside w. Twain 04/29 George Perris 04/30 Lera Lynn *All Ages Matinee 04/30 Tom Browne & Jean Carn 05/01 The Waifs w. Ruby Boots 05/02 Robby Krieger of The Doors 05/03 Candlebox w. Lullwater & Pete RG 05/04 Javier Colon 05/05 Spyro Gyra 05/06 Paula Cole 05/07 […]

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Annapolis News: Bring on Chipotle

Annapolis News: Bring on Chipotle

| April 27, 2016 | 1 Comment

Need another Mexican choice in Annapolis?  Chipotle will soon be coming to Market Space in the space currently occupied by Hard Bean Cafe. When Chipotle first applied, rival and neighbor, Moe’s Southwest Grill challenged it through the City Board of Appeals and subsequently Circuit Court. The initial challenge was dismissed because the court was not […]

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Partners In Care to hold ‘Jewelry Extravaganza’

Partners In Care to hold ‘Jewelry Extravaganza’

| April 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

Partners In Care will hold its annual “Jewelry Extravaganza” from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., Saturday, April 30, at historic Baldwin Hall in Millersville. This year’s event will again feature artisans from the greater Annapolis area. Proceeds will benefit Partners In Care, a local 501(c)3 nonprofit organization that provides transportation and other services to help […]

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Late rally stuns Baysox

Late rally stuns Baysox

| April 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Baysox surrendered three runs in the ninth inning as the Richmond Flying Squirrels secured a 6-4 come-from-behind win Tuesday night. Bowie jumped out to a 4-0 lead in the first inning, but the bullpen failed to hold the lead as the Baysox were outhit 13-4 in the contest. Bowie recorded four hits during a […]

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