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Hospice of the Chesapeake receives $4K from Raven’s Nests

Hospice of the Chesapeake receives $4K from Raven’s Nests

| August 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Hospice of the Chesapeake recently received a $4,000 donation from the Chamber of Ravens Nests. The nonprofit is headquartered in Pasadena, MD and serves patients living with illness and their families in Anne Arundel and Prince George’s Counties. The Chamber of Ravens Nests has over 2,000 members and 28 chapters in Maryland and Pennsylvania.   All […]

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The Puppy Plunge is coming, the Puppy Plunge is coming!

The Puppy Plunge is coming, the Puppy Plunge is coming!

| August 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

On Sunday, August 24, 2014, the SPCA of Anne Arundel County will hold their 3rd Annual Puppy Plunge at the beautiful and scenic Camp Letts in Edgewater, Maryland from 12pm to 4pm. Last year, over 1,300 supporters with their four-legged companions attended this highly anticipated event. This fun-filled event will be packed with live music, demonstrations, an array of […]

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Serbian accordionist to perform at Annapolis High School

Serbian accordionist to perform at Annapolis High School

| August 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

World renowned accordion player Petar Maric will perform Wednesday, September 17 at 7 p.m. at Annapolis High School, 2700 Riva Road. The concert is free and open to the public on a first come first serve basis. The program will consist of folk and classical music.  He will play both acoustical and electronic accordions. A […]

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Brighton Beach Memoirs opens at Prince George’s Little Theatre

Brighton Beach Memoirs opens at Prince George’s Little Theatre

| August 19, 2014 | 1 Comment

Prince George’s Little Theatre will present Neil Simon’s “Brighton Beach Memoirs” weekends at the Bowie Playhouse at White Marsh August 29 – September 13.  Friday and Saturday performances are at 8 p.m.  The August 31 and September 7 matinees are at 2 pm.  Tickets are $20 ($15 for seniors and those 18 and under).  For […]

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Local man to launch Father Nature Outdoors

Local man to launch Father Nature Outdoors

| August 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Just over $12000 is left in Christopher DeVore’s endeavor to take his college small business, Father Nature Outdoors, to the ranks of brands seen on the shelves of your local outdoor outfitters. Father Nature Outdoors has more going for it than a fun catch-line, “Because Mother Nature can be a pain”. FNO has the products […]

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BGE reminds people to call 811 before you dig

BGE reminds people to call 811 before you dig

| August 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

BGE wants to remind everyone to call 811 prior to any digging project to have underground utility lines marked.  Nationwide, every six minutes an underground utility line is damaged because someone decided to dig without first calling 811. When calling 811, homeowners and contractors are connected to Miss Utility, the local one-call center, which notifies BGE […]

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Hospice of the Chesapeake to host 12th Annual Golf Tournament

Hospice of the Chesapeake to host 12th Annual Golf Tournament

| August 18, 2014 | 1 Comment

Hospice of the Chesapeake invites all area golfers to join them for the nonprofit’s 12th annual golf tournament fundraiser. The event will be held on, Oct. 2, 2014, at Queenstown Harbor Golf Course in Queenstown, MD. Proceeds from the tournament will be used to support programs and services offered by Hospice of the Chesapeake in […]

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Journey to perform next weekend at Calvert Marine Museum

Journey to perform next weekend at Calvert Marine Museum

| August 18, 2014 | 1 Comment

There is always something special going on at the Calvert Marine Museum and this year is no exception as they continue a 25 year tradition of bringing concerts to the water. This year, on August 24th, Journey will perform waterside and tickets are still available! In a career spanning five decades, Journey is blazing hotter […]

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The Artistic Flame coming to Severna Park

The Artistic Flame coming to Severna Park

| August 17, 2014 | 1 Comment

Once upon a time, there was a woman with a vision. The vision was an arts center in Severna Park. It was dreamt to be a multi-purpose, studio-ready center at the ready to offer classes and workshops to the community.  And this vision was to be called The Artistic Flame! This is the vision of […]

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Silopanna brings another incredible show to Anne Arundel

Silopanna brings another incredible show to Anne Arundel

| August 17, 2014 | 1 Comment

It is August 17th and the Anne Arundel County Fairgrounds are once again quiet.  That was not the case 24 hours ago when the second Silopanna Music Festival presented by Rams Head Group filled the grounds with sound, laughter, color, food, merchandise, dancing, and most importantly smiles all around. The gates opened at 11am and […]

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Save the date: Oyster Fest at CBMM in October

Save the date: Oyster Fest at CBMM in October

| August 17, 2014 | 1 Comment

On Saturday, October 25, the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md. will host OysterFest, a celebration of the Chesapeake’s oyster. The event features live music on two stages, boat rides, retriever demonstrations, oysters and other local fare, an oyster stew competition and cooking demonstrations, along with children’s activities, oyster demonstrations, harvesting displays and […]

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Davies keeps dealing as Baysox beat Thunder

Davies keeps dealing as Baysox beat Thunder

| August 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Baysox starter Zach Davies threw six one-run innings for the Baysox and the offense put up five runs in the bottom of the seventh inning to run away with an 8-1 win Saturday night. With the win, the Baysox are now 10-1 against Trenton this season with the last game of the series coming tomorrow. […]

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Maryland Avenue and State Circle Fall Festival

Maryland Avenue and State Circle Fall Festival

| August 16, 2014 | 1 Comment

Sunday, September 21, 2014, 10AM-5PM. Fall is in the air! Come celebrate  the beginning of autumn at the Annual Fall Festival along Maryland Avenue and State Circle in the heart of Historic Annapolis. An old-fashioned street festival with local merchants and vendors offering art, antiques, fashion, home interior, jewelry, crafts, food and children’s activities.  Bistro […]

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Glen Burnie Church to give out school supplies, host carnival

Glen Burnie Church to give out school supplies, host carnival

| August 16, 2014 | 1 Comment

It’s colossal. It’s cool. It’s a last blast before school – and best of all, it’s all free. Abundant Life Church will host its 24th annual Super Saturday Kids Carnival and Family Fun Day on Saturday, Aug. 23, on the church grounds at 7305 E. Furnace Branch Road, Glen Burnie. The church presents this event […]

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Free concert Annapolis Symphony: Pops in the Park

Free concert Annapolis Symphony: Pops in the Park

| August 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis Symphony Orchestra (ASO) will celebrate the 200th Anniversary of The Star-Spangled Banner, at its free Labor Day Weekend concert at Quiet Waters Park in Annapolis.  The annual Lexus Pops in the Park concert presented by PNC will take place at 5:30 PM on Sunday, August 31, with a rain date on September 1, […]

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Party on the Miles, Big Easy Style, September 13th

Party on the Miles, Big Easy Style, September 13th

| August 15, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Chairs for the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum’s 17th Annual Boating Party, Party on the Miles—Big Easy Style, have set the event’s date for Saturday, September 13, 2014. The fundraising gala begins at 5:30 p.m. with cocktails and hors d’oeuvres along the museum’s waterfront, followed by a tented dinner catered by PeachBlossoms Events. The evening culminates with dancing […]

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Treaty of Paris Festival coming in September

Treaty of Paris Festival coming in September

| August 14, 2014 | 1 Comment

To learn more about how the Treaty of Paris changed this country forever and the role Annapolis played, check out the 2014 National Treaty of Paris Festival on Saturday, Sept. 6, focusing on the entire Treaty of Paris Period (1783-87), from France to Philadelphia, when there was neither a war going on nor a new Constitution […]

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Build your own Chesapeake Light Craft kayak at CBMM

Build your own Chesapeake Light Craft kayak at CBMM

| August 14, 2014 | 1 Comment

From Monday, September 29 through Saturday, October 4, the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, MD is hosting a kayak boatbuilding program with Chesapeake Light Craft of Annapolis, MD. Participation in the class is limited, with advanced registration needed. From 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day, participants will receive instruction and can either […]

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Outfielders collide in Baysox loss

Outfielders collide in Baysox loss

| August 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

Bowie dropped a second straight game in New Britain in a game that will be remembered for a scary collision between two New Britain outfielders much more than its final outcome. The final score was 8-5. With Michael Ohlman batting with a runner at first base and nobody out in the 5th inning, a fly […]

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No Small Children playing at Metropolitan

No Small Children playing at Metropolitan

| August 13, 2014 | 1 Comment

No Small Children, an all female rock band of teachers will be playing The Metropolitan Kitchen and Lounge in Annapolis on Wed. Aug 20. They are on tour from LA, and in short, they are a group of teachers that play and tour when school’s out! They are three teachers from Los Angeles who love rock music. […]

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Rams Head presents Pat Metheny at Maryland Hall

Rams Head presents Pat Metheny at Maryland Hall

| August 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

The year 2013 was a banner one for Pat Metheny. After being awarded his 20th Grammy, for Unity Band, and the release of his critically acclaimed recording of Tap: John Zorn’s Book of Angels, Vol. 20, Metheny received word that the readers of DownBeat magazine had voted to induct him into its Hall of Fame. […]

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The Amazing Kreskin to perform at Chesapeake Arts Center

The Amazing Kreskin to perform at Chesapeake Arts Center

| August 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

The world’s most famous mentalist, “The Amazing Kreskin” will be appearing Sunday October 19, 2014 at 4 p.m. at the Hammonds Lane Theatre in the Chesapeake Arts Center. The Arts Center is located at 194 Hammonds Lane, Brooklyn Park Maryland 21225. With a showman’s flair, a comedian’s wit, and the capacities of a bona fide Mentalist or […]

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