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Severn Sleigh returns to Midnight Madness tomorrow night and beyond

Severn Sleigh returns to Midnight Madness tomorrow night and beyond

| December 7, 2016

Severn Bank is delighted to have a hand in bringing good things to our community. For the third year in a row, the Severn Sleigh will embark on a route around Anne Arundel County to make the holidays a little brighter for those in need. From December 8-15, the Severn Sleigh will make stops at […]

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Military Bowl to celebrate 75th anniversary of USO

Military Bowl to celebrate 75th anniversary of USO

| December 7, 2016

The 2016 Military Bowl presented by Northrop Grumman, benefiting the USO, will celebrate the nonprofit’s 75th anniversary. Founded in 1941, the military support organization serves as a force behind the forces – connecting service members to family, home and country throughout their service to the nation. The USO operates more than 180 locations worldwide and […]

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Annapolis to Newport Race announces PHRF rating requirements

Annapolis to Newport Race announces PHRF rating requirements

| December 7, 2016

For only the second time in the event’s 70-year history, the 2017 Annapolis to Newport Race will feature specialized Performance Handicap Racing Fleet (PHRF) rating requirements compiled by a special consortium of experienced handicappers. The PHRF ratings will take into account various elements of the A2N course along with unique characteristics of each boat. A […]

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Navy unveils new Under Armour uniforms for Army-Navy Game this Saturday

Navy unveils new Under Armour uniforms for Army-Navy Game this Saturday

| December 6, 2016

The Navy football team will wear Under Armour-designed “Beat Army” uniforms for the 2016 Army-Navy Game presented by USAA on Dec. 10 at M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore at 3 PM on CBS. This year’s “Beat Army” uniform is inspired by the uniforms Navy wore during the 1963 football season. Navy went 9-2 in 1963, […]

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Mission Escape Rooms to debut new room this weekend

Mission Escape Rooms to debut new room this weekend

| December 6, 2016

Mission Escape Rooms, a relatively new (and incredibly fun) business on West Street is changing things up. Not familiar with the concept? They have been popping up all over the country and it is really quite simple.  You go into a room and try to get out. Solve the scavenger hunt type puzzle and you […]

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Last week for HERE. a pop up shop on State Circle

Last week for HERE. a pop up shop on State Circle

| December 5, 2016

Don’t forget this is HERE. a pop-up shop‘s last week at 50 State Circle! Two floors of their Winter Wonderland boutique is full of unique gifts, décor, cards, ornaments, stocking stuffers, art, holiday style, jewelry, accessories and more! This holiday shop they are doing multiple GIVE BACK. Days benefitting the Arundel House of Hope! If you bring in new, adult […]

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December happenings at Hammond-Harwood House

December happenings at Hammond-Harwood House

| December 5, 2016

“At Home with the Harwood’s: An 1835 Christmas” Holiday Tours December 2 through 31 Tuesday to Sunday tours on the hour 12pm to 4pm. Last tour at 4pm. Tours will be given on the regular hours of the museum with museum admission. This special tour takes visitors back to the early 19th century when the Harwoods […]

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Navy to face Louisiana Tech in Armed Forces Bowl on December 23rd

Navy to face Louisiana Tech in Armed Forces Bowl on December 23rd

| December 4, 2016

The No. 25th ranked Navy football team (9-3) will take on Louisiana Tech (8-5) in the Lockheed Martin Armed Forces Bowl on Friday, Dec. 23 at Amon G. Carter Stadium in Fort Worth, Texas.  Kickoff is set for 4:30 PM (ET), 3:30 PM (CT) and will be televised nationally by ESPN.  The game will match […]

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Temple to return to Annapolis to take on Wake Forest in the Military Bowl

Temple to return to Annapolis to take on Wake Forest in the Military Bowl

| December 4, 2016

The Military Bowl presented by Northrop Grumman, benefiting the USO, today announced that Temple University will play Wake Forest University in this year’s game. Kickoff is set for 3:30 p.m. EST on Tuesday, Dec. 27 at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium in Annapolis, Md. The game will be televised on ESPN. No. 23 Temple (10-3) is […]

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Gift of the Mad Guy — one day only, December 10th

Gift of the Mad Guy — one day only, December 10th

| December 4, 2016

Building Better People Productions, a professional theater offering positive live shows and classes for kids and families,  presents its Christmas show, “The Gift of the Mad Guy”, on Saturday, December 10 in Annapolis for one performance. “The Gift of the Mad Guy” is the hilarious story of Jack, a gift-crazed child who believes that Christmas […]

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Temple easily defeats Navy (34-10) in AAC Championship Game

Temple easily defeats Navy (34-10) in AAC Championship Game

| December 4, 2016

The Temple University Owls handed the Navy Midshipmen their first home defeat in fifteen games and took the American Athletic Conference title at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium yesterday afternoon. Saturday’s game was the first conference championship game in Navy’s 136-year history of intercollegiate football. Temple was strong out of the gate and did not stop […]

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Sultans of String to present their Christmas Fiesta at Maryland Hall on December 16th

Sultans of String to present their Christmas Fiesta at Maryland Hall on December 16th

| December 3, 2016

On Friday December 16, at 8:00pm, the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra, under the musical direction of José-Luis Novo, performs our Holiday Pops concert, entitled Christmas Fiesta with Sultans of String, at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts. Celebrate the season with an adventurous musical trip around the world! 2015 JUNO Award nominees Sultans of String join the Annapolis […]

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Chamber names AAMC’s Victoria Bayless 2016 Business Leader of the Year

Chamber names AAMC’s Victoria Bayless 2016 Business Leader of the Year

| December 3, 2016

Anne Arundel Medical Center (AAMC) President and CEO Victoria W. Bayless has been named 2016 Business Leader of the Year. Bayless was honored by the Annapolis and Anne Arundel County Chamber of Commerce this fall.  The Business Leader of the Year Award is presented to an individual who demonstrates exceptional qualities needed to manage and lead […]

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John Tesh, Suzy Bogguss, Big Bad Voodoo Daddy and more coming to Rams Head On Stage

John Tesh, Suzy Bogguss, Big Bad Voodoo Daddy and more coming to Rams Head On Stage

| December 3, 2016

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 68 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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AAC Championship:  Navy Midshipmen Vs Temple Owls, December 3, 12 noon

AAC Championship: Navy Midshipmen Vs Temple Owls, December 3, 12 noon

| December 3, 2016

Well, that sucked.  Navy had 15 consecutive home wins and Temple hands them their first loss in a Conference Championship. Final score: @NavyAthletics – 10 @Temple_FB – 34 #NavyFootball Next week is the Army-Navy Game that will be played at M&T Stadium in Baltimore on Saturday, December 10th with kick off scheduled for 3pm.  Injuries […]

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Governor and First Lady to host Holiday Open House on December 17th

Governor and First Lady to host Holiday Open House on December 17th

| December 2, 2016

Governor Larry Hogan and First Lady Yumi Hogan invite Marylanders and their families to join them for a Holiday Open House on Saturday, December 17, from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM at Government House. The event is free of charge, open to the public, and no reservations are required. PARKING: Guests may park in the Bladen Street […]

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Catherine Carouge joins MH Media Strategies as VP of Creative

Catherine Carouge joins MH Media Strategies as VP of Creative

| December 2, 2016

MH Media Strategies is excited to announce the addition of Catherine Carouge as VP of Creative. Most recently a Creative Director and Vice President at the Weitzman Agency, Catherine will be responsible for creative concept, design and execution for our clients across all media. With experience in the automotive, banking, nonprofit, retail, and retirement industries, […]

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December art exhibit at Annapolis City Hall

December art exhibit at Annapolis City Hall

| December 2, 2016

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides announces the December Art Exhibit at City Hall will showcase creative paintings of the Annapolis Conservancy Preserved Properties, painted by the Washington Society of Landscape Painters.  The Washington Society of Landscape Painters is a prestigious 102 year-old art society and one of the oldest organizations of landscape artists in the country.  An artist reception will take […]

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South County Rotary presents Lights of Kindness this weekend at Homestead Gardens

South County Rotary presents Lights of Kindness this weekend at Homestead Gardens

| December 1, 2016

The Rotary Club of South Anne Arundel County is calling upon county businesses to sponsor local non-profit charities to decorate a tree for the Third Annual Lights of Kindness, a unique fund-raising contest taking place at Homestead Gardens in Davidsonville, MD Thursday December 1 through Sunday December 4. In the spirit of the season, the […]

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WRNR’s Holiday Hoo-Ha with The Head and the Heart, Pete Yorn, and Joseph to benefit Samaritan House

WRNR’s Holiday Hoo-Ha with The Head and the Heart, Pete Yorn, and Joseph to benefit Samaritan House

| December 1, 2016

Does your holiday list include great live music, awesome rock-n-roll merchandise and tickets to the “must see” concert of 2017? What if you could mix in a benefit for a local non-profit group who helps men battling addiction in our community? You can check off all of these at WRNR’s 2016 Holiday Hoo-Ha concert Friday, […]

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Volunteer this holiday season! The Volunteer Center has the answer

Volunteer this holiday season! The Volunteer Center has the answer

| December 1, 2016

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 County Department of Aging and Disabilities The Department […]

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Tenora to perform at Southern High School on December 14th

Tenora to perform at Southern High School on December 14th

| November 30, 2016

Enjoy a evening of holiday carols with Tenora on December 14, 2016  at 7:30 p.m. at Southern High School, 4400 Solomons Islands Rd (Rt. #2) , Harwood, MD.   presented by the South County Concert Association.  These award winning tenors are known for their powerful vocal and charisma.   Along with their tremendous sense of humor,   […]

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