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Oyster Recovery Partnership launches Community Supported Fishery

Oyster Recovery Partnership launches Community Supported Fishery

| May 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis-based Oyster Recovery Partnership today launched Old Line Fish Company, the region’s first Community Supported Fishery (CSF), to connect Annapolis residents with seafood harvested by Maryland watermen and seafood farmers.  Subscribers will receive bi-weekly deliveries consisting of three to four pounds of fresh seafood harvested the week of its delivery. “This direct-to-consumer approach is a way […]

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Get The Scoop: The Good & Bad Sunscreens

Get The Scoop: The Good & Bad Sunscreens

2016 Sunscreen Guide Summer is here! Grab your towel and your sunscreen–but first get the inside scoop on sunscreens. Did you know that SPF 100 is only 2% better than SPF 30? Did you know that ALL sunscreens wear off after 2-3 hours? Read Evolve’s quick summary to avoid turning pasty white into nuclear red. […]

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Help keep Annapolis in bloom

Help keep Annapolis in bloom

| May 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

Each year, the Annapolis Partnership coordinates the Annapolis in Bloom program. In 2015, the Partnership transformed downtown Annapolis with 50 flowering planters and 136 hanging baskets. Beautiful flowering baskets were hung on the Eastport Bridge, along City Dock, Dock Street, up Main Street, along Church and State Circles, and down Maryland Avenue as well as […]

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2016 USNA Graduation and Commissioning (UPDATED)

2016 USNA Graduation and Commissioning (UPDATED)

| May 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

On May 27 United States Naval Academy graduated 1076 midshipmen under a warm and muggy (yet thankfully rain free) Friday to kick off the Memorial Day weekend. 788 were commissioned as Navy Ensigns and 256 as Marine Corps 2nd Lieutenants, and one each as officers in the US Air Force and the US Coast Guard. There were XX foreign national students […]

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Visit Annapolis lays out events for July 2016

Visit Annapolis lays out events for July 2016

| May 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

Visit Annapolis & Anne Arundel County (VAAAC) wants to make it easy for individuals to enjoy the many exciting events and activities that will be taking place in Annapolis and Anne Arundel County, Maryland in July 2016. To assist individuals who are making advance plans for business or vacation travel, VAAAC has put together a […]

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Baysox prepare for a jam packed weekend of baseball

Baysox prepare for a jam packed weekend of baseball

| May 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Bowie Baysox are home Friday, May 27 through Memorial Day Monday, May 30 for a four-game homestand against the Altoona Curve. This weekend features several exciting events, including Knock Cancer Out of the Park Night and the Helicopter Candy Drop.   Giveaway Closet Cleanout, Friday, May 27 7:05 p.m. – For the first 500 fans […]

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Entrepreneur’s Exchange Monthly Luncheon –  June 1, 2016

Entrepreneur’s Exchange Monthly Luncheon – June 1, 2016

| May 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

Entrepreneur’s Exchange Monthly Luncheon – Wednesday, June 1, 2016 Ever wonder what it would be like to work in the National Football League?  Find out on Wednesday, June 1, when our guest speaker will be Chad Steele, Vice President of Public Relations for the Baltimore Ravens.  Chad will take us through a day in the […]

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More Blue Angel photos from the USNA flight demonstration

More Blue Angel photos from the USNA flight demonstration

| May 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

Yesterday, Eye On Annapolis was stationed to capture the Blue Angels from every vantage point. Michael Finn was on the United States Naval Academy yard, and these photos, by Glenn A. Miller Photography were taken from a private home across the Severn River with the USNA as a backdrop. All Images © 2016 Glenn Miller / […]

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2017 Annapolis-Newport Race scheduled for June 2-3

2017 Annapolis-Newport Race scheduled for June 2-3

| May 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

Jim Praley has been around long enough to know you don’t mess with success. The Annapolis-to-Newport Race enjoyed a resurgence in 2015 due largely to several innovations by host Annapolis Yacht Club. Praley has been appointed chairman for the 2017 edition of Annapolis-to-Newport Race and plans to build off the momentum created by the previous […]

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USNA Commissioning Week: Blue Angels flight demonstration (Photos)

USNA Commissioning Week: Blue Angels flight demonstration (Photos)

| May 25, 2016 | 2 Comments

Today at 2pm, the Blue Angels took to the skies over the Severn River in Annapolis, Maryland as part of the Commissioning Week festivities at the United States Naval Academy. Michael Finn was on hand for Eye On Annapolis on the USNA grounds capturing these images! The Naval Academy Superintendent VADM Ted Carter flew in the lead […]

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WELLness Pop Up Shop from Whole Health Designs appearing at ArtFarm in June

WELLness Pop Up Shop from Whole Health Designs appearing at ArtFarm in June

| May 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

Whole Health Designs  is excited to announce their first WELLness Pop Up Shop from June 3rd -5th | 9am – 9pm each day to create a one –stop-shop for those who are determined to live a healthier lifestyle. The weekend’s events will be held at ArtFarm | 45 West Street in Annapolis. Proceeds will benefit […]

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AACC’s Yard Sale scheduled for June 4th

AACC’s Yard Sale scheduled for June 4th

| May 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

Whether you have treasures to sell or are looking for a unique item to add to your household, plan to attend Anne Arundel Community College’s 12th Annual Community Yard Sale on Saturday, June 4, from 8 a.m. to noon, in Parking Lot F on the Arnold campus.  Tables are $25 if reserved on or before […]

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Naptown Sings! celebrates grand opening

Naptown Sings! celebrates grand opening

| May 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

Naptown Sings!, the kids’ glee club established in 2013 by Sophia Hardesty as part of the Jeremy Ragsdale Voice Studio on West Street, has moved to its own location within the Annapolis Arts and Entertainment District.  The new space is in the Circle Arts Center at 47 Spa Road, Suite 1.  What started as a […]

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Brighter, healthier skin is as easy as 1-2-3–and, not just for women!

Brighter, healthier skin is as easy as 1-2-3–and, not just for women!

| May 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

We live in such a beautiful area with plenty of opportunities for sun exposure – boating, beaches, and gardening just to name a few. But, increased sun exposure can cause darkening areas of your skin. This discoloration is known as hyper-pigmentation which is created by an increase in melatonin normally from sun damage, inflammation, or […]

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Baysox notch hard-earned double header split

Baysox notch hard-earned double header split

| May 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Baysox eschewed the notion of another late loss, scoring twice in the eighth inning to end a six-game losing streak with an 8-6 win in game two of their doubleheader Tuesday night. Hartford tied the game in the seventh and final regulation inning. With the bases loaded and two down, Raimel Tapia hit a […]

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Annapolis announces Memorial Day Parade

Annapolis announces Memorial Day Parade

| May 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides announces the Annapolis Memorial Day Parade will be held on Monday, May 30, at 10 a.m. The parade follows the traditional route on West Street, goes around Church Circle, down Main Street, and ends at City Dock. Marching bands, as well as veteran, community, and patriotic organizations will be part of the parade […]

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Partners In Care receives $1000 grant from Griswold Foundation

Partners In Care receives $1000 grant from Griswold Foundation

| May 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

Partners In Care, a local 501(c)3 nonprofit organization that offers no cost transportation and other services to help older adults in Anne Arundel County remain independent in their homes, is the recipient of a $1,000 grant from the Griswold Cares Foundation. The Griswold Cares Foundation is a private charity established by Griswold Home Care to […]

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Drowning: How to Save a Life

Drowning: How to Save a Life

Drowning is the #2 cause of accidental death in the US for kids under 15 years old and all too often, people do not recognize it when it is happening, even if the child is only a few feet away.  Why? Because drowning doesn’t look like drowning. It is silent, they do not wave for […]

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Photos: Herndon 2016, Chris Bianchi tops the monument in 1:12:34

Photos: Herndon 2016, Chris Bianchi tops the monument in 1:12:34

| May 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

Chris Bianchi of Virginia Beach, Virginia had a very special day.  Bianchi was the 4th Class Midshipman who capped the Herndon Monument in 1:12:34, one of the faster times on record. More info! All images © 2016 Smile On Life Photography for Eye On Annapolis

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Winning touch eludes Baysox once again

Winning touch eludes Baysox once again

| May 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

For a second consecutive day an extra innings affair saw the Baysox on the wrong side of a dramatic finish. Hartford used a two-out game-winning RBI-single by Zach Osborne to upend Bowie 2-1 in 12 innings on Monday night. In the 12th inning, Ryan McMahon hit the first pitch of the inning from Genison Reyes […]

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M&T Bank to sponsor the YWCA TWIN Awards

M&T Bank to sponsor the YWCA TWIN Awards

| May 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

The YWCA of Annapolis and Anne Arundel County is proud to announce M&T Bank as the lead sponsor of this year’s Tribute to Women and Industry (TWIN) Awards.  The YWCA has an excellent history of partnership with M&T Bank, who have sponsored the TWIN event every year since its inception thirty-one years ago. M&T Bank […]

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Chris Bianchi tops Herndon Monument at 1:12:30

Chris Bianchi tops Herndon Monument at 1:12:30

| May 23, 2016 | 1 Comment

Chris Bianchi of Virginia Beach, Virginia had a very special day.  Bianchi was the 4th Class Midshipman who capped the Herndon Monument in 1:12:34. That time had not been beat since 1988* and is the fastest of all the classes currently at the Academy. Bianchi’s mother, Rita, was on hand and she took a few […]

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