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West & Rhode Riverkeeper issued 2015 Report Card

West & Rhode Riverkeeper issued 2015 Report Card

| July 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

The West & Rhode Riverkeeper issued its annual report card for 2015.  “The grades for water quality are up significantly,” said Riverkeeper Jeff Holland, “which means we’re making progress as the only citizen-based environmental organization dedicated solely to protecting these two rivers – the West and Rhode Rivers.”  Based on analysis of data gathered by […]

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Annapolis Health: Bike and Scooter Safety

Annapolis Health: Bike and Scooter Safety

In an unfortunate accident in Cape St. Claire Friday, a 13 year old child riding a scooter was critically injured after he was struck by a pickup truck when he failed to stop and yield to traffic. The boy was taken to Johns Hopkins with critical injuries and no further information is available. In this Annapolis […]

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Check this out from Rams Head On Stage – Scythian and Bret Michaels (not together)

Check this out from Rams Head On Stage – Scythian and Bret Michaels (not together)

| July 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Handmade Quarterly Vol. VI featuring Pressing Strings, Mend The Hollow, Skribe & more Saturday, September 3 8pm | $15   Eric Johnson Wednesday, October 12 8pm | $45   Squirrel Nut Zippers Thursday, October 13 8pm | $45   Parsonsfield Sunday, November 13 1pm | $15 *All Ages Matinee   Bret Michaels Monday, November […]

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Governor Hogan to take in a Baysox game on Sunday

Governor Hogan to take in a Baysox game on Sunday

| July 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

Maryland Governor Larry Hogan will be in attendance for the Baysox Cancer Awareness Event Sunday, July 24 at 2:05 p.m. The Baysox will be hosting a “Bobblection” where fans will have the choice between a bobble head depicting the Governor with or without hair. The giveaway consists of 500 of each bobble head for fans […]

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Chesapeake Life Center offer group grief support for teens and children

Chesapeake Life Center offer group grief support for teens and children

| July 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

Chesapeake Life Center is offering a variety of grief support groups for children and youth this fall on the John & Cathy Belcher Campus at 90 Ritchie Highway, Pasadena. Pebbles is a monthly play-based support group for children ages 4 and 5 who have experienced the death of a special person that meets from 10 […]

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Baysox outlast Erie in series opener

Baysox outlast Erie in series opener

| July 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

John Means and the Baysox outlasted the Erie SeaWolves, 5-4, to put an end to their three-game losing streak Thursday night. Some clutch hitting and opportunistic offense led to the momentum shifting three-run third inning for the Baysox. Outfielder Jay Gonzalez had a stat-filled, exciting Double-A debut with his first hit, run scored and stolen […]

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Volunteer opportunities abound in Anne Arundel

Volunteer opportunities abound in Anne Arundel

| July 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

Many Volunteer positions are available through the Anne Arundel County Volunteer Center. If you do not see an opportunity below that fits your needs, contact the Volunteer Center at [email protected] or 410-897-9207. Check our Website: www.aacvc.org. A few current volunteer opportunities are listed below. Abundant Life Church At Abundant Life Church in Glen Burnie, we […]

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Ellis Paul and Dan Navarro at Rams Head On Stage next month!

Ellis Paul and Dan Navarro at Rams Head On Stage next month!

| July 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

Ellis Paul is performing with Dan Navarro at Rams Head on Stage in Annapolis on Saturday, August 20th! “Despite his success and sense of history, Mr. Paul remains an artist with his eye on the future and an interest in discovering the transformative potential in his music.” – The New York Times  Some artists document their lives through […]

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Baysox bombarded in Binghamton

Baysox bombarded in Binghamton

| July 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

Following last night’s extra-inning loss, the Baysox and Binghamton played their series-finale with two separate outlooks. For the Baysox, the goal was to attempt to salvage a win out of a trip to Binghamton and for the Mets it was to garner a series-sweep. The latter proved to come to fruition as the Baysox were […]

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Navy Athletics ranks 8th for their social media skills

Navy Athletics ranks 8th for their social media skills

| July 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

Navy Athletics is ranked as the eighth best school in the country in the College Athletics Social Media rankings by Jumpwire.  Jumpwire measured audience (fans), engagement (total likes, comments and shares across all channels, activity (number of posts), amplification (sharing), applause (likes) and conversation (comments) across six social media channels. Service Academy rival Air Force […]

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J/80 to debut at AYC’s One Design Regatta this weekend

J/80 to debut at AYC’s One Design Regatta this weekend

| July 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

J/80 class will make its debut at the Annapolis Yacht Club Summer One-Design Regatta this year. That popular sport boat, which boasts a strong local fleet, voted to change its schedule for this season and add the AYC One-Design Regatta, being held the weekend of July 23-24 on the Chesapeake Bay. Previously, the Screwpile Lighthouse […]

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FILMSTERS Academy celebrating 15 years

FILMSTERS Academy celebrating 15 years

| July 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

FILMSTERS Academy, a summer film camp for kids is proud to announce that they are celebrating 15 years this summer. Over 138 short films have been produced, shot, directed, acted in and edited by kids 11-18 years of age. In the fifteen-year time span over 800 students have attended film camp, which offers three levels of instruction. The program takes […]

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Baysox out-dueled in 11 inning loss

Baysox out-dueled in 11 inning loss

| July 19, 2016 | 0 Comments

Jaysox Aquino worked eight strong innings but the Baysox could not push home a run late and fell in 11 innings in Binghamton by a 3-2 final score. Binghamton got a leadoff walk from Phillip Evans to start the 11th. Baysox reliever Stefab Crighton then struckout Amed Rosario but an opposite field single from Dominic […]

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Bowie Baysox changing their name on Friday

Bowie Baysox changing their name on Friday

| July 19, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Bowie Baysox have announced that for one night only, the team has made the historic decision to change its name to the Bowie Baysox to honor legendary rock-star David Bowie, who passed away earlier this year. The Bowie Baysox David Bowie Tribute Event will be held Friday, July 22 as the team takes on the […]

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Harry Potter night at the Baysox on July 23rd

Harry Potter night at the Baysox on July 23rd

| July 19, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Bowie Baysox today announce Harry Potter Night Saturday, July 23 at Prince George’s Stadium as the Baysox take on the Erie SeaWolves at 6:35 p.m. The event will include a pre-game Quidditch Match, Sorting Hat demonstration for kids and other themed-displays around the stadium concourse from members of the Chestertown Harry Potter Festival. The […]

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Chamber announces Business Hall of Fame recipients for 2016

Chamber announces Business Hall of Fame recipients for 2016

| July 19, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis and Anne Arundel County Chamber of Commerce announced the 2016 Anne Arundel County Business Hall of Fame Inductees. They will be recognized and inducted at the 2016 AAACCC Business Hall of Fame and Awards presented by Severn Savings Bank on Thursday, October 27th at the LoewsAnnapolis Hotel from 6-9pm.  This year’s Hall of […]

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Dosch’s 3-hit night not enough for Bowie Baysox

Dosch’s 3-hit night not enough for Bowie Baysox

| July 18, 2016 | 0 Comments

Drew Dosch registered three hits, including a triple off of the top of the right field wall in the seventh inning but it was not enough. The Baysox fell short in the series opener in Binghamton 5-2. The big play of the game occurred with two down in the bottom of the second inning. With […]

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Baysox, Travis Manion Foundation team up for Navy night on August 5th

Baysox, Travis Manion Foundation team up for Navy night on August 5th

| July 18, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Bowie Baysox are teaming up with the Travis Manion Foundation for Navy Night at Prince George’s Stadium on Friday, August 5, against the Richmond Flying Squirrels at 7:05 p.m.  “We are so pleased to be working in conjunction with the Travis Manion Foundation and Navy Night is a perfect fit,” said Adam Pohl, Baysox […]

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Hess, Baysox show Oriole pride in series finale

Hess, Baysox show Oriole pride in series finale

| July 17, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Baysox and the Flying Squirrels played their series finale today and the Baysox cruised to a 6-2 victory. Starter David Hess threw six innings and struck out a season-high six batters without allowing an earned run while surrendering just one hit. In his 2016 Baysox debut, Sharlon Schoop went 1-for-3 with two runs scored […]

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AACC memorial art exhibit to open

AACC memorial art exhibit to open

| July 17, 2016 | 0 Comments

From professional intelligence wonk to recreational artist, Pasadena resident Larry Barter tackled his career and retirement with the same large amount of enthusiasm. View Barter’s interpretations of Maryland barns, Baltimore street life, nautical Maine and French bakeries in the Larry Barter Memorial Exhibit from July 15 through Aug. 19 in the Cade Center for Fine […]

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Best-selling author to headline at TrawlerFest on the Chesapeake

Best-selling author to headline at TrawlerFest on the Chesapeake

| July 17, 2016 | 0 Comments

America’s great chronicler of ocean rescues and survival at sea, Michael Tougias will headline the 2016 TrawlerFest on the Chesapeake. Besides Tougias, TrawlerFest offers 24 seminars designed to help make cruising safer, more enjoyable and less expensive. Tougias has conducted extensive research about how people have survived disasters and obstacles that most of us shudder […]

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Junior League to host open house in August

Junior League to host open house in August

| July 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

Junior League of Annapolis, Inc. (JLA) invites women in the community who are interested in learning more about joining the Junior League to attend their New Member Open House on Sunday, August 14th from 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM at Annapolis Smokehouse and Tavern.  All women over the age of 21 years, living in Anne […]

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