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Champion’s Jon Coile named most influential executive

Champion’s Jon Coile named most influential executive

| December 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Jon Coile, president and CEO of Champion Realty, has been named one of the country’s “100 Most Influential Real Estate Executives” in the fall 2014 issue of Real Estate Executive Magazine.  It’s the first such list for the magazine, which plans to bestow the honor annually based on a rigorous analysis of company size and […]

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Tobias M. Sullivan Architects moves into downtown Annapolis

Tobias M. Sullivan Architects moves into downtown Annapolis

| December 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Tobias M. Sullivan Architects, a firm with nearly a decade of experience in historic preservation and contemporary design, has moved into new offices on Annapolis’ Main Street. The office space, located above 159 Main St., places the company at the heart of the Annapolis Historic District and provides ample architectural inspiration with its view of […]

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Sergeant Major Battaglia to be Grand Marshal of Military Bowl Parade

Sergeant Major Battaglia to be Grand Marshal of Military Bowl Parade

| December 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Military Bowl® presented by Northrop Grumman, benefiting the USO, announced today that Sergeant Major Bryan B. Battaglia, the Senior Enlisted Advisor to the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and the senior non-commissioned officer in the U.S. Armed Forces, will return as the Grand Marshal of the Military Bowl Parade on Saturday, Dec. […]

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Arts Council announces award recipients

Arts Council announces award recipients

| December 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Arts Council of Anne Arundel County is pleased to announce the recipients of Strategic Grant funding for fiscal year 2015. The Strategic Impact Grants Program was created last year to encourage non profit arts and historic preservation organizations within the County to attract and reach new audiences in innovative ways. This year $82,742.00 is […]

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PatientFirst offers healthy gift ideas

PatientFirst offers healthy gift ideas

| December 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Is your holiday shopping list complete?  It is not too late to try something new this holiday season.  Forget that basket of homemade cookies or fudge.  Give your loved ones a gift of good health that will help them stay active and eat a little healthier.  Here’s a few suggestions offered by Patient First! Here are five […]

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Christmas in Vienna on December 26 In Annapolis

Christmas in Vienna on December 26 In Annapolis

| December 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

On Friday, December 26, at 8 pm, classically trained jazz pianist, Burnett Thompson will perform “Christmas in Vienna” in a concert that will showcase his skills as an improvisational jazz performer. His CD of the same name, features jazz renditions of classics like O Tannenbaum, Silent Night and Three Kings. Thompson has worked with conductor […]

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Image Power wins 3 major awards

Image Power wins 3 major awards

| December 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Image Power Inc. –PR and Marketing, won three major PR awards last week for their work to gain national recognition for an Annapolis event fighting for ink against a similar national celebration the same day. The awards were for “The Nations First Civil Rights Foot Soldiers Memorial”. With a major observance to celebrate the 50th […]

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New shows announced at Rams Head On Stage

New shows announced at Rams Head On Stage

| December 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

12/18 Robert Randolph & The Family Band w. Willies Light 12/19 + 20 Carbon Leaf w. Marie Miller 12/21 Hard Travelers 12/22 Burlesque-A-Pades 12/26 Southside Johnny & The Asbury Jukes 12/27 O’Malley’s March 12/28 ReBirth Brass Band 12/29 Javier Colon of The Voice 12/30 Seldom Scene *Ultimate Performance Package Available 12/31 Marcus Johnson (Premium Buffet, […]

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Sun Valley 6 brings affordable moviegoing back to Glen Burnie

Sun Valley 6 brings affordable moviegoing back to Glen Burnie

| December 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

A new 752-seat movie theater — with six screens, the latest in seating and in projection and sound equipment — is coming to the Sun Valley Shopping Center in Glen Burnie as part of the center’s current major remodeling. Ceremonies marking the grand opening of Sun Valley 6 will occur Friday, Dec. 19, at 11 a.m. with a […]

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18|8 Men’s Salon coming to Annapolis

18|8 Men’s Salon coming to Annapolis

| December 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Greenberg Gibbons announced today that 18|8 Fine Men’s Salon is coming to Annapolis Towne Centre in early 2015. Since launching in 2002, 18|8 has become known for offering upscale hair care and grooming services to men at moderate prices. The new salon will be the chain’s first Maryland location, and will occupy a 1,805-square foot […]

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Robert Irvine LIVE presented by Rams Head (Tix tomorrow)

Robert Irvine LIVE presented by Rams Head (Tix tomorrow)

| December 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Robert Irvine LIVE is a high energy, multimedia and multi-sensory theatrical experience. More than just a cooking demo, Robert Irvine LIVE is an interactive show that provides multiple opportunities for audience participation while witnessing the challenging nature of the TV show, Dinner: Impossible, come to life right before your eyes. Multiple cameras setup on the […]

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Get your polar bear plunge on in January

Get your polar bear plunge on in January

| December 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Maryland State Police (MSP) will host the 19th Annual Polar Bear Plunge and PlungeFest on Saturday, January 24, 2015 at Sandy Point State Park in Annapolis, Md. More than 10,000 from across the state will plunge into the Chesapeake Bay for a chilly dip to benefit Special Olympics Maryland (SOMD), which provides year-round sports […]

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AYC coach selected to lead delegation of sailors to Netherlands

AYC coach selected to lead delegation of sailors to Netherlands

| December 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Last month, the U.S. Optimist Dinghy Association’s (USODA) International Committee announced that the Annapolis Yacht Club’s (AYC) Optimist Head Coach, Tomas Ruiz de Luque, was selected as one of two coaches who will take fifteen U.S. Optimist Dinghy sailors to the 30th Magic Marine Easter Regatta in The Netherlands, March 29 – April 7, 2015. […]

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Annapolis based MedStar Health partners with Babyscripts

Annapolis based MedStar Health partners with Babyscripts

| December 16, 2014 | 1 Comment

In order to better monitor a pregnant woman’s weight gain and blood pressure, and deliver improved quality of care, Babyscripts™ has partnered with MedStar Health, the largest not-for-profit provider of patient care in Maryland and the Washington, D.C. region. This partnership will begin as a 60 patient roll-out at three hospitals with the intent to […]

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Pat Metheney brings his Unity Band to Annapolis

Pat Metheney brings his Unity Band to Annapolis

| December 15, 2014 | 1 Comment

Pat Metheny’s versatility is almost nearly without peer on any instrument. Over the years, he has performed with artists as diverse as Steve Reich to Ornette Coleman to Herbie Hancock to Jim Hall to Milton Nascimento to David Bowie. Metheny’s body of work includes compositions for solo guitar, small ensembles, electric and acoustic instruments, large […]

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Bello Machre receives $10K grant

Bello Machre receives $10K grant

| December 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Bello Machre is pleased to announce today that it has received a $10,000 grant from the Bank of America Charitable Foundation to welcome four adults into one of its new wheelchair-accessible homes. “Bello Machre’s work with people who are developmentally disabled is incredibly important to the Anne Arundel community,” said David Millman, Maryland and Baltimore […]

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Neo Pizza to opening at Annapolis Towne Centre

Neo Pizza to opening at Annapolis Towne Centre

| December 15, 2014 | 1 Comment

Greenberg Gibbons announced today that Neo Pizza is coming to Annapolis Towne Centre. The quick-serve pizzeria will assume the 3,921-square-foot space next to Hair Cuttery and AT&T. The projected opening date is January 2015.  The locally owned restaurant specializes in “blisterized” pizza, a concept that is popular on the West Coast, which refers to the […]

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Captain Avery Museum now has 2015 tour bells for sale

Captain Avery Museum now has 2015 tour bells for sale

| December 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Tour Bell is a beautiful green and red gift card that can be redeemed for the Maryland House & Garden Pilgrimage (MHGP) being held in May 2015. The pilgrimage in Southern Anne Arundel County is sponsored by the Captain Avery Museum. Offered at only $25, the sales of the Tour Bells benefit the Captain […]

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Encore Chorale holiday concert December 20th at AACC

Encore Chorale holiday concert December 20th at AACC

| December 15, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Encore Chorale will perform a free concert featuring music that reflects holiday traditions from around the world at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 20, in the Robert E. Kauffman Theater of the Pascal Center for Performing Arts on Anne Arundel Community College’s Arnold campus, 101 College Parkway. The Encore Chorale is one of the programs […]

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Army-Navy Week 2014 in photos

Army-Navy Week 2014 in photos

| December 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Relive the 2014 Army-Navy Week in photos–from the pep rally and bonfire, to the running of the game ball, to Navy’s historic 17-10 victory over Army in the 115th Army-Navy Football Game! The following photos were taken by Glenn A. Miller Photography or A Digital Cure Photography.

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Freeze Your Buns Off 5K

Freeze Your Buns Off 5K

| December 14, 2014 | 1 Comment

Burn off those extra holiday calories and earn money for the Special Olympics Maryland at the 2nd Annual Freeze Your Buns 5K Walk/Run sponsored by the Anne Arundel Community College Department of Public Safety and Police on Saturday, Jan. 17. Race day registration begins at 9 a.m. The race begins at 10 a.m. until noon […]

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Navy defeats Army 17-10 in 115th match up (PHOTOS)

Navy defeats Army 17-10 in 115th match up (PHOTOS)

| December 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Black Knights were ready to stop the streak. And for a while, it looked like they might just do that when they scored in the opening minutes of the 115th Army-Navy Game at M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore.  That touchdown came from a blocked Navy punt and a quick recovery and run in for […]

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