RSSLIFE IN THE AREA

R2Hop2 Music & Beer Festival this weekend (April26, 2014)

R2Hop2 Music & Beer Festival this weekend (April26, 2014)

| April 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

Fordham and Dominion Brewing will be bringing 14 local food vendors to sell their culinary delights at the R2Hop2 Beer and Music Festival on April 26th. Vendors include: Hoffman Meats (Bier Dawgs and Pulled Pork) Pigheaded BBQ (BBQ and Pulled Pork) 33 West (Hamburgers and Grilled Chicken) Hot Stuff Paninis (Grilled Sandwiches) Babcis (Potato Pancakes) […]

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Open house at Cox Creek Containment Facility (April 26, 2014)

Open house at Cox Creek Containment Facility (April 26, 2014)

| April 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Maryland Port Administration (MPA) is hosting a family-friendly open house at its Cox Creek Dredge Material Containment Facility on Saturday, April 26, 2014 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Cox Creek is specially designed to receive dredged sediment from Baltimore Harbor.  During the open house, there will be free family interactive activities, a chance […]

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St. John’s College presents In Vino Veritas (April 25-26, 2014)

St. John’s College presents In Vino Veritas (April 25-26, 2014)

| April 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Friends of St. John’s College, in conjunction with Bay Ridge Wine and Spirits, welcome the community to the fourth annual wine event and fundraiser, “In Vino Veritas.” This two-day event is full of activities that will appeal to the both the connoisseur and the curious. With more than 100 wines, this year’s Grand Tasting […]

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Big weekend on tap at Maryland Hall

Big weekend on tap at Maryland Hall

| April 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Your feet won’t stand still this weekend if you are at Maryland Hall.  Friday brings back the sounds of Motown and all your favorites. And then on Sunday, the 18 piece Whit Williams Big Band takes the stage! Motown: Celebrating 55 Years  Friday, April 25 | 7:30 pm Tickets: $25; $20 MHCA Members Link: http://www.marylandhall.org/performance-detail/11975 […]

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Chesapeake Bay Trust launches “Plate Perks”

Chesapeake Bay Trust launches “Plate Perks”

| April 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Today, in conjunction with Earth Day, a new incentives and rewards program called “Plate Perks” was launched by the Chesapeake Bay Trust. The program is designed to raise awareness for the valuable work the Chesapeake Bay Trust does and how the sales of “Treasure the Chesapeake” license plates have a direct impact on improving the […]

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Art show demonstrates students’ range at AACC (April 7-24, 2014)

Art show demonstrates students’ range at AACC (April 7-24, 2014)

| April 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

See the wealth of creative artistic potential at Anne Arundel Community College’s Annual Student Art Show, ending on April 24 at the Cade Center for Fine Arts Gallery on the Arnold campus. Nate Larson, photographer and professor at Maryland Institute College of Art, selected over 80 artworks for inclusion in the show from the more than […]

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Cleo’s Fine Oils & Vinegars attracts nearly 100 to screening

Cleo’s Fine Oils & Vinegars attracts nearly 100 to screening

| April 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

A screening of “What’s In Your Bottle?” at Cleo’s Fine Oils & Vinegars on Saturday, April, 12 attracted over 75 attendants. The film traces organic olives from tree to table, beginning at Il Fontanaro Organic Farm in Italy, traveling through Cleo’s Fine Oils in Annapolis and ending in a family kitchen in Severna Park. Filmmaker Jessica […]

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K&B True Value offers fundraising program

K&B True Value offers fundraising program

| April 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

K&B True Value is pleased to offer local non-profit and youth organizations a unique no-risk fundraising opportunity: “Popcorn for a Purpose.” K&B True Value will set an organization up at the front of the store at a table with the store’s popcorn machine, supplies, and a donation jar. The organization’s volunteer(s) operates the popcorn machine […]

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Science magic at AACC

Science magic at AACC

| April 21, 2014 | 1 Comment

Behold the Magic at AACC’s Spring Science Night Prepare to see amazing feats before your very eyes. Is it magic? Not really. It’s science and Anne Arundel Community College science faculty members are staging Spring Science Night 2014 on April 23 to show young and old how much fun science can be. The public can […]

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Silopanna lineup announced (August 16, 2014)

Silopanna lineup announced (August 16, 2014)

| April 21, 2014 | 1 Comment

Last month, Rams Head Promotions announced that the Silopanna Music Festival was coming back in 2014.  Today, we are pleased to announce the lineup for what will be an epic music festival coming to Annapolis in August. Lineup: Flaming Lips Dashboard Confessional Matt & Kim Sleeper Agent Hellogoodbye Jimmies Chicken Shack Chappo Twin Forks Damn […]

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Meet your Forest Drive businesses (April 29, 2014)

Meet your Forest Drive businesses (April 29, 2014)

| April 20, 2014 | 1 Comment

The South Forest Drive Business Association (SoFo Annapolis) a newly formed organization of local business owners and managers invites you to a Business Mixer and Happy Hour on Tuesday, April 29th from 6-8pm.  Everyone will have a chance to meet business leaders and SoFo members right in their own community in a relaxed atmosphere at […]

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Relive an epic sailing adventure across the Atlantic and back (May 1, 2014)

Relive an epic sailing adventure across the Atlantic and back (May 1, 2014)

| April 20, 2014 | 1 Comment

Come share,  through photos and stories,  Robert and Cindy Holden’s epic sailing adventure to Europe, Atlantic Islands, West Africa and more.  Hear tales of two Atlantic crossings, sea faring cats, a boatyard under an airport, camel safaris,  dancing the Tango in front of street fighters, and more! Robert, a sailmaker, and Cindy, an artist, after […]

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Meet our area leaders at Leadership Anne Arundel reception (April 30, 2014)

Meet our area leaders at Leadership Anne Arundel reception (April 30, 2014)

| April 20, 2014 | 1 Comment

The nonprofit Leadership Anne Arundel is hosting a reception to meet and honor the area’s newest leaders. Anne Arundel County Public Schools Superintendent Mamie Perkins Fort Meade Garrison Commander Col. Brian P. Foley Navy Cyber Command Vice Admiral Jan E. Tighe Annapolis Mayor Mike Pantelides Anne Arundel County Police Chief Kevin Davis Anne Arundel County […]

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Rams Head and Indigo Girls sell out Maryland Hall

Rams Head and Indigo Girls sell out Maryland Hall

| April 19, 2014 | 2 Comments

Rams Head On Stage is batting one thousand. Just before the Christmas holidays, they produced a Michael Bolton show at Maryland Hall. It sold out. Shortly thereafter, Dave Mason’s Traffic Jam nearly sold out. And tonight, not a seat was to be had when Shirlette Ammons and the Indigo Girls took the stage at Maryland […]

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Rubber Ducks sweep Baysox

Rubber Ducks sweep Baysox

| April 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Baysox (8-8) were swept in a three game home series by the Akron RubberDucks (9-7) after a 3-1 loss Saturday afternoon. The team has lost a season-high three games in a row and is now at .500 for the first time since the season started. Despite outhitting the RubberDucks, the Baysox managed just one […]

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New Horizons Supported Services golf tournament (May 2, 2014)

New Horizons Supported Services golf tournament (May 2, 2014)

| April 19, 2014 | 1 Comment

New Horizons Supported Services, Inc. and the Greater Bowie Chamber of Commerce are jointly hosting “A Fairway to Help” Golf Tournament on Friday, May 2, 2014, at the Bowie Golf & Country Club, 7420 Laurel-Bowie Road, Bowie, MD. The cost is $125 per player and $450 per foursome. Registration is at 8:00 am with a […]

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Les Miserables to benefit teen suicide awareness

Les Miserables to benefit teen suicide awareness

| April 19, 2014 | 1 Comment

Broadneck High School will be presenting Les Miserables on Thursday, April 24th. The student produced program will directly benefit a local sucice awareness group–Youth Suicide Awareness Action Team.  The performance will be at the Chesapeake Arts Center in Brooklyn Park at 7pm.  Tickets are available in advance or at the door. In 2008, in the […]

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CBMM offers relief carving class (June 14-15, 2014)

CBMM offers relief carving class (June 14-15, 2014)

| April 19, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (CBMM) in St. Michaels, MD is offering a two-day relief carving class from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, June 14 and Sunday, June 15 with craftsman John Garlick. Basic tools and materials will be provided, with participation limited and advanced registration needed. Each participant will create a pineapple […]

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Nakamatsu to join ASO for Rachmaninov performance (May 2-3, 2014)

Nakamatsu to join ASO for Rachmaninov performance (May 2-3, 2014)

| April 18, 2014 | 1 Comment

Award winning pianist Jon Nakamatsu will join the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra (ASO) to perform Sergei Rachmaninov’s Piano Concerto No. 3 on Friday, May 2 and Saturday, May 3, 2014 at 8:00 pm at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts.  Music Director José-Luis Novo will also lead the orchestra in performances of Jesús Guridi’s Diez Melodías […]

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Local teen raised $800 for Cats R Us feline rescue

Local teen raised $800 for Cats R Us feline rescue

| April 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Earlier this month, Annapolis teen, Josalyn Bonney (14) announced the winners in a month long raffle in support of area feline rescue Cats R Us. The raffle raised $812 to purchase a microchip scanner and 100 chips through Chip FurKeeps, a collaborative effort between PetFinder and Home Again to provide microchips to shelters around the […]

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Spring sailing weekend coming to Annapolis (April 25-27, 2014)

Spring sailing weekend coming to Annapolis (April 25-27, 2014)

| April 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Annapolis Sailing Industry Association members will host multiple events revolving around sailing the weekend of April 25 – 27 to make Annapolis, MD, a weekend destination for sailors and those looking to get into sailing on the Chesapeake Bay and its many rivers. The Annapolis Spring Sailboat Show, held Friday through Sunday, costs only $12 […]

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CBMM offering 2 day admission program

CBMM offering 2 day admission program

| April 18, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (CBMM) has announced its general admission has been extended to cover a two-day visit to the museum’s waterfront campus and exhibits. The museum features twelve exhibit buildings situated over 18-acres of Miles River waterfront in St. Michaels, MD. The new admission structure went into effect March 1, and is priced […]

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