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Avert ye eyes, the 10th Annual Santa Speedo Run pictures are here!

Avert ye eyes, the 10th Annual Santa Speedo Run pictures are here!

| December 17, 2017

As we mentioned, the 10th Annual Santa Speedo Run happened yesterday. We posted our video of the festivities and promised more pictures. Well, never one to disappoint, here they are! All images © 2017 Glenn A. Miller | Glenn A. Miller Photography for Eye On Annapolis.  

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Incredible NYE with Gogol Bordello and Thievery Corporation at DC’s newest and hottest venue–The Anthem

Incredible NYE with Gogol Bordello and Thievery Corporation at DC’s newest and hottest venue–The Anthem

| December 16, 2017

DC’s newest and hottest musical venue, The Anthem, has an incredible New Years Eve planned with Thievery Corporation, Gogol Bordello and Trouble Funk. Doors open at 7:30 and the fun, funk, and good times roll into the New Year.  Tickets are still available here.  Thievery Corporation When they met in the mid-1990s, Thievery Corporation’s Eric […]

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Celebrate the winter holidays at the library

Celebrate the winter holidays at the library

| December 16, 2017

Anne Arundel County Public Library is celebrating the 2017 winter holiday season with fun for everyone. Happenings include a gingerbread house decorating day, special songs and Storytimes, crafts, an Olaf’s winter beach party, holiday films and more. All events are free. Get into the holiday spirit by attending the numerous activities and events listed below: Winter Wonderland! Annapolis Library […]

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Hundreds brave the cold in the 10th Annual Santa Speedo Run

Hundreds brave the cold in the 10th Annual Santa Speedo Run

| December 16, 2017

What began with a group of 7 people in Castlebay, ended up this year with more than 100 people at O’Brien’s Steak House running around downtown Annapolis in speedos.  The 10th Annual Santa Speedo Run was this morning and, as usual, it did not disappoint. The brainchild of Eddie McGowan, also the founder of the […]

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Christopher Cross, Max Weinberg … all coming to Rams Head On Stage

Christopher Cross, Max Weinberg … all coming to Rams Head On Stage

| December 16, 2017

Rams Head On Stage is a little taste of Nashville, New Orleans, and Austin all rolled up in one!  A small, intimate venue where no seat is more than 48 feet from the stage. A small venue that packs a big punch with top national acts 364 days a year.  Check out the latest shows […]

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Brian Setzer and the Rockabilly Riot to headline Chesapeake Bay Blues Festival

Brian Setzer and the Rockabilly Riot to headline Chesapeake Bay Blues Festival

| December 15, 2017

Chesapeake Bay Events is pleased to announce that Brian Setzer and the Rockabilly Riot will be the closer on Saturday May 19th at the 2018 Chesapeake Bay Blues Festival (CBBF), being held at Sandy Point State Park in Annapolis Maryland. Iconic guitarist, songwriter, vocalist and 3-time Grammy-award-winner BRIAN SETZER is a “Musician’s Musician” credited with […]

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Coats For Kids

Coats For Kids

| December 15, 2017

The Department of Recreation and Parks is proud to announce its fourth annual “Coats for Kids” campaign to help children in need throughout Anne Arundel County this winter.  Donated items will be collected through December 24th and will be distributed by the Anne Arundel County Department of Social Services to children in need. “I’m pleased […]

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Go on! Volunteer. You know you want to!

Go on! Volunteer. You know you want to!

| December 14, 2017

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. Anne Arundel Weed Resistance Sat, December 16, 2017 from 10:00 am […]

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Deadline for Health Insurance December 15th

Deadline for Health Insurance December 15th

| December 14, 2017

  The deadline for getting health insurance in Maryland moves 1 week to December 22nd! Need to save money this year? Check out the options below.  Whether you are signing up for the first time or simply changing your medical or dental insurance, time is running out fast.  How To Enroll Start by going to […]

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Final chances to experience Midnight Madness tonight and next week

Final chances to experience Midnight Madness tonight and next week

| December 14, 2017

 Downtown Annapolis Partnership proudly presents Midnight Madness—an Historic Downtown Annapolis holiday tradition that encompasses the charm and character of our most beloved memories of Norman Rockwell and Charles Dickens. The organization will adorn the streets and participating storefronts with holiday decorations, trees, garland, snowflakes, bows and lights to create a Downtown Winter Wonderland. Residents and […]

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Annapolis OB-GYN joins AAMG

Annapolis OB-GYN joins AAMG

| December 13, 2017

Annapolis OB-GYN Associates has joined Anne Arundel Medical Group (AAMG), a multi-specialty physician group that is part of Anne Arundel Medical Center. AAMG is one of Maryland’s largest multi-specialty practice groups, providing an array of healthcare services including primary care, women’s health and specialty care. Annapolis OB-GYN Associates has 18 providers and is a recognized […]

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Crosby wins 5 PRSA “Best in Maryland” awards

Crosby wins 5 PRSA “Best in Maryland” awards

| December 13, 2017

Crosby Marketing Communications won five awards in the 2017 “Best in Maryland” awards competition conducted by the Maryland Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America. Crosby won its awards for: In the “Creative Tactics” category, a mobile app and social engagement program created for the public to “Thank A Vet” in their lives, developed […]

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10th Annual Santa Speedo Run – December 16th — REGISTER NOW

10th Annual Santa Speedo Run – December 16th — REGISTER NOW

| December 12, 2017

The  Tenth Annual Santa Speedo Run and Toy Drive will be held Saturday, December 16th, beginning and ending atO’Brien’s Steak House on Main Street in Annapolis. This event has become a holiday tradition in Annapolis. Last year, nice weather drew more than 400 runners who were brave enough to bare it (almost) all! The one mile […]

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Jing Ying to hold holiday party to benefit Alzheimer’s Association

Jing Ying to hold holiday party to benefit Alzheimer’s Association

| December 12, 2017

Jing Ying Institute of Kung Fu & Tai Chi (www.jingying.org), based in Arnold, will be holding their 14th annual Holiday Party and Silent Auction on Saturday, December 16, 2017, 3-4:30pm (auction closes at 4:00pm). The fundraiser supports the Alzheimer’s Association, Greater Maryland Chapter (www.alz.org/Maryland). Alzheimer’s disease is the only cause of death of the top […]

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Creating a Stress-Free Holiday

Creating a Stress-Free Holiday

| December 12, 2017

The holidays are among us – a time of year that causes a lot of stress for many of us. Holiday invitations gathering on your counter, a long list of people you need to send holiday cards to, and the daunting task of braving the shopping mall crowds. All of this, in addition to your […]

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Westfield Annapolis to get new European owner

Westfield Annapolis to get new European owner

| December 12, 2017

The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Westfield Corp, the owner of the Westfield Annapolis mall has been acquired by a European retail conglomerate. According to a memo sent out by the National Association of Corporate Directors: Westfield Corp. has agreed to a takeover by European property company Unibail-Rodamco, valuing it at 20.8 billion Australian […]

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Graham Nash adds second night at  Rams Head On Stage

Graham Nash adds second night at Rams Head On Stage

| December 10, 2017

Rams Head On Stage is a little taste of Nashville, New Orleans, and Austin all rolled up in one!  A small, intimate venue where no seat is more than 48 feet from the stage. A small venue that packs a big punch with top national acts 364 days a year.  Check out the latest shows […]

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Army survives, holds on to win 118th Army-Navy Game, 14-13 (PHOTOS)

Army survives, holds on to win 118th Army-Navy Game, 14-13 (PHOTOS)

| December 10, 2017

The Army Black Knights defeated the Navy Midshipmen 14-13 for the second straight year, winning the Commander-In-Chief Trophy for just the first time since 1996. It was a highly anticipated matchup between the greatest rivals in all of college football, and it exceeded every possible expectation. This game had everything a fan could ask for. […]

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Rain, sleet, snow or hail, the Eastport Yacht Club Lights Parade never disappoints (PHOTOS)

Rain, sleet, snow or hail, the Eastport Yacht Club Lights Parade never disappoints (PHOTOS)

| December 10, 2017

Despite the snow. Despite the bitter cold. Absent a fire at the Annapolis Yacht Club, the Eastport Yacht Club Lights Parade goes on.  Thousands were on hand either at City Dock, on the Harbor Queen for the Queen of All Food Drives, or lining the banks of the Annapolis Harbor or Spa Creek as the […]

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LIVE BLOG: 118th Army-Navy Football Game | December 9, 2017 | 3:15PM

LIVE BLOG: 118th Army-Navy Football Game | December 9, 2017 | 3:15PM

| December 9, 2017

Army and Navy will meet in the greatest rivalry in all of sports on Saturday at Lincoln Financial Field (69,176) in Philadelphia in the 118th playing of America’s Game, the Army-Navy Game presented by USAA. CBS Sports will televise the game nationally with Brad Nessler, Gary Danielson and Allie LaForce on the call, while Westwood […]

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Kit & The Chardonnay Boys release a new LP

Kit & The Chardonnay Boys release a new LP

| December 9, 2017

Kit & The Chardonnay Boys, local Annapolis band, is excited to announce their new LP, “BOYS”. It was  released on Maryland based Tiny Horns Records yesterday. Give it a listen: These guys have been international touring artists for years in previous groups the Dirty Names and the AMFMs, and now with new songs and a new sound […]

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118th Army-Navy Game Kicks Off Today at 3pm In Philadelphia

118th Army-Navy Game Kicks Off Today at 3pm In Philadelphia

| December 9, 2017

Army and Navy will meet again in one of the greatest rivalries in all of sports in Philadelphia at 3:00 pm. The winner of the 118th Army-Navy Game will win the Commander-In-Chiefs Trophy. The prestigious award is presented to the winner of the football matchups between the three major Service Academies. This is only the […]

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