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Travis Pastrana bobblehead comes to Bowie

Travis Pastrana bobblehead comes to Bowie

| July 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Bowie Baysox will pay Tribute to X-Game Legend Travis Pastrana with a Bobblehead Giveaway Thursday, August 7, as the team takes on the Portland SeaDogs at 6:35 p.m. at Prince George’s Stadium. The first 750 fans ages 13 and older will receive the bobbling version of the Maryland native and extreme sports star. Raised […]

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New art exhibit at Woods Memorial

New art exhibit at Woods Memorial

| July 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Gallery at Woods is currently exhibiting work by members of the Laurel Art Guild.  The eleven artists featured work in a variety of media, including oils, watercolors, acrylic and pastels. Styles range from realism to abstract expressionism;;  Subjects include landscapes,  seascapes, still-lifes and florals. The exhibit runs through August 17.  Gallery hours are Monday through Thursday, […]

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24th Annual Annapolis Art Walk August 21

24th Annual Annapolis Art Walk August 21

| July 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis Gallery Association is pleased to announce its 24th Annual Annapolis Art Walk to be held Thursday evening August 21st from 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM.  The public is invited to join us in a festive evening enjoying the visual arts.  Over twenty galleries in downtown historic Annapolis are participating in this annual event, hosting new art […]

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Olivia Constants Foundation awards more than $25,000 in scholarships

Olivia Constants Foundation awards more than $25,000 in scholarships

| July 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Olivia Constants Foundation,Inc. (OCF) a 501c3 public charity, recently awarded 12 scholarships to deserving graduated seniors. The scholarships totaled over $25,000. The foundation has been funded by donations in memory of Olivia Constants who tragically lost her life in a sailing accident near the Naval Academy in Annapolis on June 23,2011. These scholarships will […]

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“ART-chitecture” Exhibit at BWI now available online

“ART-chitecture” Exhibit at BWI now available online

| July 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

If you’re not planning a trip to the BWI airport to see the latest Arts Council exhibit, you can still see work of Anne Arundel County artists paintings, drawings, and photographs featured in  the “ART-chitecture” Exhibit sponsored by the Arts Council of Anne Arundel County by clicking on your computer to the link http://acaac.org/exhibitentry/sales/ .  […]

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32nd Annual Small Craft Festival at CBMM October 4-5

32nd Annual Small Craft Festival at CBMM October 4-5

| July 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

The 32nd Annual Mid-Atlantic Small Craft Festival comes to the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum on Saturday, October 4 and Sunday, October 5, bringing a collection of small craft to the museum’s Miles River waterfront, along with live music, scenic river cruises, food, beverages, and more. Sailing skiffs, rowing shells, kayaks, canoes, paddleboats, prams and other […]

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Londontowne Symphony announces 2014-15 schedule

Londontowne Symphony announces 2014-15 schedule

| July 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

From the spooky sounds of Halloween to the magic of Christmas and the grandeur of Hollywood, the Londontowne Symphony Orchestra (LSO) will treat audiences to some of the best-loved works of the classical repertoire in its 2014-2015 season, Meet the Masters! The LSO will continue its collaboration with the Ballet Theater of Maryland with two […]

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Full agenda for St. John’s College

Full agenda for St. John’s College

| July 26, 2014 | 1 Comment

St. John’s College has a full calendar for the fall semester which begins later next month. August 2014 August 20 Undergraduate Convocation, 4:15 p.m. August 21 Classes begin. August 22 Dean’s Lecture, Topic to be announced, by Pamela Kraus, dean, St. John’s College, Annapolis. The lecture will be held in the Francis Scott Key Auditorium […]

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Vans Warped Tour 2014 (Photos)

Vans Warped Tour 2014 (Photos)

| July 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Vans Warped Tour rolled into the Merriweather Post Pavilion on July 22nd to a sold out crowd.  While there is a lot of argument about the capacity of the facility, estimates range from 50,000 to 90,000.  Needless to say, it was a crowded and hot day in July, but that did not stop the […]

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Come out for a Kegs and Corks happy hour

Come out for a Kegs and Corks happy hour

| July 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Kegs and Corks is looking to be an incredible event this year once again and we are so proud to be a sponsor!  The official pre-party kicks off on August 6th at The Greene Turtle Annapolis and will be a great chance to pre-sample some of the featured brews, have some fun, win some raffles, […]

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DiVenti promoted to CMO at VisitAnnapolis

DiVenti promoted to CMO at VisitAnnapolis

| July 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis & Anne Arundel County Conference and Visitors Bureau (AAACCVB) kicked off fiscal year 2015 this month with organizational changes designed to heighten the effectiveness and reach of its marketing efforts. AAACCVB Advertising and Promotions Director Frank DiVenti has been promoted to Chief Marketing Officer, overseeing the organization’s sales, marketing and communications teams. AAACCVB […]

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Clawdia, Shelly, or Edgar B. Pinchon–who will win?

Clawdia, Shelly, or Edgar B. Pinchon–who will win?

| July 25, 2014 | 1 Comment

The quest to name Maryland’s famous blue crab on the Treasure the Chesapeake license plate has begun. During the past two weeks, more than 1,000 names have been submitted to the Chesapeake Bay Trust’s “Name our Crab” competition. Residents from Maryland and throughout the country have suggested their most creative and funny name ideas for […]

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SIlopanna set times announced, ticket prices increasing August 2

SIlopanna set times announced, ticket prices increasing August 2

| July 25, 2014 | 1 Comment

Silopanna Music Festival August 16th in Annapolis, Maryland Rams Head Promotions has released the final set times for the 19 bands that will play on three stages at the Silopanna Music Festival on August 16th.  Ticket prices are still being offered at a discounted rate and will increase on August 2nd! Get them while you […]

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Big inning boosts Baysox

Big inning boosts Baysox

| July 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Baysox (54-51) scored six runs in an error-aided second inning to take a big lead over the Altoona Curve (41-65) in a 9-1 win Thursday night. Baysox starter Zach Davies also had a nice outing, throwing seven innings and allowing one run on five hits while striking out seven and walking one in the […]

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More great shows coming up at Rams Head On Stage

More great shows coming up at Rams Head On Stage

| July 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Wine & Canvas: A Painting Class with Cocktails Monday, August 18 6:30pm | $35 Kenny Wayne Shepherd Tuesday, September 2 8pm | $65 Dishwalla, Nine Days & Stroke 9 Sunday, September 21 12:30pm | $35 *All Ages Matinee James Hunter Six Sunday, November 2 8pm | $29.50 Delbert McClinton Saturday, November 8 8pm | $65 […]

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Weitzman Agency adds office in Easton

Weitzman Agency adds office in Easton

| July 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Weitzman, an award-winning advertising agency based in Annapolis, Maryland has opened a second office in Maryland to expand its growing business. The new office is located at 16 North Washington Street in downtown Easton. “One of our strategic goals for growth has been to establish an Eastern Shore presence,” said agency president Margriet Mitchell. “With […]

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Rams Head presents Jeffrey Osborne at Chesapeake Arts Center

Rams Head presents Jeffrey Osborne at Chesapeake Arts Center

| July 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Rams Head Promotions announces Jeffrey Osborne on September 14, 2014 at The Chesapeake Arts Center in Brooklyn Park, Md.  Tickets go on sale Friday, July 25th at 10 a.m. Jeffrey Osborne is the five-time Platinum and Gold Record winner who gave us such indelible hits as “Stay With Me Tonight”, “Only Human” and of course […]

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Annapolis Maritime Antiques opens in Eastport

Annapolis Maritime Antiques opens in Eastport

| July 24, 2014 | 1 Comment

On Thursday, June 26th, Tony Kime opened the doors of Annapolis Maritime Antiques in Eastport to the public, after a lengthy and extensive renovation process. The location is the former Raven’s Studio on the corner of Severn Avenue and 2nd Street. The new owners of the renovated building, Dome Chartering Inc., kept the improvements true […]

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Junior League to host 2 new member open houses

Junior League to host 2 new member open houses

| July 23, 2014 | 1 Comment

Junior League of Annapolis, Inc. invites women in the community who are interested in learning more about joining the Junior League to attend one of its New Member Open Houses. Two New Member Open House events are available for prospective members. The first will take place on August 16, 2014 from 11-12:30 p.m. in Davidsonville. […]

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Baysox hang on for tight win

Baysox hang on for tight win

| July 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

After late rallies by Harrisburg the past two nights, the Baysox were able to hang on to the lead in a 6-4 win over the Senators Wednesday afternoon to avoid a three-game sweep. All three game in the series were decided by two runs or less. The Baysox got on the board first in the […]

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Miles River motion ages vinegar on skipjack Rosie Parks

Miles River motion ages vinegar on skipjack Rosie Parks

| July 23, 2014 | 1 Comment

In cooperation with the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, Olivins Fine Olive Oils and Vinegars of St. Michaels, MD is producing a new balsamic vinegar with a Chesapeake connection. On July 10, a small barrel of specially blended balsamic vinegar was placed in the hull of the 1955 skipjack, Rosie Parks, where it will remain for […]

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Free vaccination clinics for 7th graders

Free vaccination clinics for 7th graders

| July 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Anne Arundel County Department of Health will provide five vaccination clinics around the County to help all students entering the seventh grade meet the new Maryland State requirements for the 2014-2015 school year. All students will be required to have had one Tdap (Tetanus, diphtheria, pertussis/whooping cough) vaccination and one MCV4 (meningococcal) vaccination upon […]

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